Christmas gifts for every kid in your life
You need to find Christmas presents for small children, and we are here to help. We know finding the perfect present for kids of different ages takes time and research – so here comes some well-timed gifting inspiration.
From the unique, to the trending, to the time-tested, we’ve rounded up an gifting edit bound to put smiles on faces come December 25.
Get them off the electronics and out into the great outdoors with these 'get active' ideas.
• Burn some serious energy with a trampoline from Target or Big W
• Spend quality time together fishing with rods from Target, Myer or Big W
• Create a backyard fairy garden with supplies from Target or Big W
• Get snapping with an underwater camera from Target, Myer or Big W
• Skates up! Try Mini Skate Ramps or decks from Target, Myer or Big W
• Nab a cubby house from Target, Myer or Big W
• Get the latest water play toys from Target, Myer or Big W
• Purchase a projector from Myer and create your own outdoor cinema experience
Image: Philips PicoPix Nano projector from JB Hi Fi
Image: Bellow Hidewaway Teepee from Kidstuff
Give them the gift of learning with these fun and educational ideas.
• See the planets up close and stargaze with a telescope from Australian Geographic via QBD Books, Target or Big W
• Try the latest Escape Room Board Games from Target or Big W
• Grow your own terrarium from Australian Geographic via QBD Books or Target
• Help them get to class on time with a Kids Smart Watch from Target, Myer or Big W
• Get creative and make your own slime, bath bombs or lip balm with kits available at Australian Geographic via QBD Books, Target or Big W
• Build a robot with STEM robotics kits found at Australian Geographic via QBD Books, Target or Big W
Image: National Geographic Telescope from Target
Image: reativity for Kids Grow N' Glow Terrarium from Big W
Explore their talents
Is your little one a musical superstar, MasterChef or artist in the making?
Help them discover their hidden talents.
• Gift them a musical instrument - we recommend guitar, drums, keyboard or Ukulele from Target, Myer or Big W
• Get creative with a jewellery making kit from Target, Myer or Big W
• Ready, steady, cook! Choose a kids' cookbook from Dymocks, QBD, Target or Big W
• Invest in rock painting kits from Target or Big W
• Do you have a future doctor or vet on your hands? Start their training early with a doctor kit, vet set or tool kit from Target, Myer or Big W
• If you have a little performer in the family, gift them new ballet slippers or dancewear from Myer or Big W
Image: Big W - Kinkler create your own bracelet kit
Image: Young one wooden guitar from Target
If you’ve got a trendsetter on your hands that loves to rock the latest brands, we’ve rounded up 2020’s most popular picks as seen on TV, at the movies or online, and where to get them.
• Bluey – available from Dymocks, QBD, Target or Big W
• Marvel - available from Target, Myer or Big W
• Star Wars - available from Target or Big W
• Disney - available from Pandora or Target
• Harry Potter - available from Myer
• Trolls World Tour - available from Target or Big W
Image: Starwars Mission Fleet Han Solo & Millennium Falcon from BIg W
Image: Disney Mickey & Minnie Mouse Charm Set from Pandora
Image: Disney 101 Dalmatian PJ Set from Peter Alexander
Need more inspo? Check out these gifting guides for more unique ideas.
See our ultimate Christmas gift guide here, it's sure to help you tick off that Christmas list.
We even have all your Kris Kringle needs covered here.