The Best Christmas Gifts For Kids Under $50

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It's easy to get carried away with the festive spirit at Christmas and run the risk of splashing out a little too enthusiastically! So avoid temptation and stay thrifty with the latest gift ideas for kids for under $50. Make your list, check it twice and spoil the kids without blowing the budget.

1. Zuru Smashers Dino Ice Age Surprise Egg

Zuru Smashers Dino Ice Age Surprise Egg Best Christmas Gifts For Kids Under $50
Smash the giant Zuru Dino Ice Age egg to discover over 25 fun surprises!


For a smashing Christmas gift, get your claws on a roar-some Smashers Dino Ice Age Surprise Egg. These cool collectables are bursting with 25 icy surprises inside each egg for a very cool price! Dino lovers will find everything they need to to build their own exclusive frozen Smash-o-saur! Using the Arctic Scratch Map to excavate the Dino Ice Age, they will slime, fizz and smash their way through an arctic wonderland to discover the hidden pieces to build either a T-Rex, Pterodactyl or a Woolly Mammoth, plus there are Smash Eggs, digging tools and rebuilders to uncover.

2. Love Diana Mashups

Love Diana Mashups!
The Love Diana Mashups dolls come with two themed outfits for cool transformations

Is Diana a superhero or a princess? A mermaid or a party girl? An astronaut or a hairdresser? She can be both so it’s double the fun. Perfect for kids who love to play dress-ups, the Love Diana Mashups include a 13” deluxe Diana fashion doll with surprises that switch her look. Twice as nice and amazing value for money! Her hatbox and shoe box reveals all the clothes and accessories you need for her mashup outfit, and you can also style her hair with the hairbrush. The handle on the box also transforms into a colourful bracelet. 

3. Spirit Styling Head

Spirit Styling Head
Spirit fans will love grooming the lustrous locks of their very own steed with this styling head.

Based on the beloved Mustang from the Netflix original series, the Spirit Styling Head lets young horse lovers be a part of the action. With a brush for grooming and an extra-long mane perfect for styling, they can create custom looks with colourful ribbons and clips. With this affordable Christmas gift, kids can even use the styling accessories in their own hair, plus there’s a storage drawer to keep everything safely packed away!

4. DreamWorks Trolls World Tour - Poppy's Rock Guitar

Poppy's Guitar
Be the heroine of your own rock band with Poppy's Rock Guitar inspired by the Trolls World Tour film

Little music lovers will love rocking out with their favourite Trolls princess and her wild pink plush guitar! Inspired by the hit movie, Trolls World Tour, Poppy's Rock Guitar is an engaging musical toy that plays the film anthem Trolls Just Want to Have Fun. Use the buttons to add riffs and fills to make your own unique version of the song, switch between pop and rock mode to match your popstar mood and get more bang for your buck this Christmas!

5. Hot Wheels Fast & Furious Spy Racers Command Hauler

Hot Wheels Fast & Furious Spy Racers Command Hauler
The Hot Wheels Spy Racers Command Hauler doubles as a secret lair

Your car-loving kid will rule the streets with this awesome Hot Wheels Fast & Furious Spy Racers Command Hauler. Inspired by the action-packed film series, the high-tech vehicle is loaded with gadgets and features including a mobile headquarters, tune-up station and diagnostics testing, transforming the vehicle into a cool spy lair. Kids can create their own blockbuster scenes or load their car collection into the haulier for easy transportation. The set, including one diecast Hot Wheels Spy Racers vehicle, is a steal for under $50 and there are lots more Spy Racers to collect! 

6. Barbie Fashionistas Dolls

The classic Barbie dolls get a modern-day twist with a new range that embraces inclusivity

It's been a big year for encouraging conversations around diversity with kids and the Barbie Fashionistas Dolls are bringing inclusivity to playtime with a unique range that encourages real-world storytelling and open-ended dreams. With a wide variety of skin tones, eye colours, hair colours and textures, body types and fashions, the Fashionistas dolls are designed to reflect the world that our kids see today, offering them infinite ways to express their style. A thoughtful and stylish Christmas gift - and amazing value too!

7. X-Shot Dino Attack Foam Dart Blaster

X-Shot Dino Attack Dino Striker Foam Dart Blaster
Dino lovers will be safe from attack with the affordable X-Shot Dino Attack Foam Dart Blaster


Your budding palaeontologist will be equipped for a prehistoric invasion with the X-Shot Dino Attack Foam Dart Blaster by Zuru. The auto-rotating 6-dart barrel allows for extreme accuracy when blowing predators away! The pack includes four Dino eggs for target practice and a collection of foam darts. Join the eggs together, take your aim and blast them before they hatch. This affordable kids Christmas gift will deliver hours of adrenalin pumping fun!

8. Sew Easy

Sew Easy Christmas gift under $50
New skills and family bonding time are on the list this year with a Sew Easy machine.


Cooking, sewing and other crafts are all skills that many parents will remember learning with their grandparents, and thanks to Sew Easy—it's an easily accessible opportunity for today's generation, too. 

Sew Easy does exactly what it says on the tin—it makes sewing (so) easy. The perfect machine for beginners, creative family projects and pursuits or for quick alterations on the go, this lightweight, multi-speed machine is suitable for all of your favourite household fabrics and sewing activities. The perfect present and at such a great price point! 

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