Top Christmas Gifts To Get The Kids Outdoors This Summer

  • Toddlers
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Living in the Southern Hemisphere makes Australia one of those lucky countries that get to celebrate Christmas under the glorious hot sun. Make hay while the sun shines this Christmas with these Christmas gift ideas to get the kids outdoors and enjoying the favourable weather this summer.

Springfree Trampolines

Ages 6+

Who doesn’t love bouncing their heart out on a trampoline? You’ll certainly find it hard to find a child who doesn’t love a trampoline. Make your kids’ Christmas truly one to remember with a Springfree Trampoline. Aside from providing endless hours of fun, Springfree Trampolines are known as one of the world’s safest trampoline brands, so you’ll give yourself extra peace of mind knowing the kids will be safe while they jump.

Bosch Toy Leaf Blower

Ages 3+

If you’ve got a little one with a green thumb in the family, they’re going to love getting out in the garden with Mum and Dad and their trusty Bosch Toy Leaf Blower. Realistic functions like lights and blowing action will have your little one convinced they’re using the real thing!

Web Swing

Ages 4+

Make the kids feel like they’re riding a magic carpet ride on a funky web swing. Unlike traditional swing sets, web swings can fit 2 people and feature a round web-like nylon design and a durable UV-resistant frame. Grab something blue for the boys and for the girls, you can spoil them with a colourful Dreamcatcher Swing.   

Outdoor Flower Garden

Ages 2+

Another great gift for little gardeners, an Outdoor Flower Garden is a great way for the little ones to nurture their green thumb and spend some time in the great outdoors. The treated and UV-resistant timber structure will ensure your outdoor garden can stand up to Australia’s harsh conditions, and the size is big enough to plant flowers as well as veggies. Plants and soil not included.

Walkie Talkies

Ages 5+

A must-have accessory for every adventurous child’s childhood, walkie-talkies make for great indoor and outdoor games. Boys and girls will enjoy hours of exploration, adventure and infiltrating enemy territory with their best bud and a walkie-talkie in hand. Walkie-talkie sets are available from most toyshops and even come in fun themed varieties for Toy Story fans or Paw Patrol princesses.  

Volleyball In The Pool

Ages 6+

If you already own a pool basketball hoop, kick the pool action up a notch with an inflatable volleyball set. A great incentive to get the kids away from the TV and into the pool (plus an excuse for mums and dads to get a bit of exercise!), inflatable volleyball can be set up in any pool and will provide hours of family entertainment.

Frog Orange Baby Carriers

Start their love of the outdoors from a young age! These neoprene waterproof baby carrers can be used on the beach, boat, playground and even the snow! It's an all weather option that enables parents to get outside and bond with their baby. The Frog Orange Explorer baby carrier (pictured above) is versatile, durable, safety certified and easy to put on. Carry your little adventurer in water at the beach or pool for hands-free and safe supervision. 

Carries a child up to 15kg


Cubby House

All Ages

If you’ve been promising the kids a cubby house since they were out of nappies, 2019 is the year to finally do it! Kids cubby houses are excellent sources of entertainment, imaginative play and independence, and not to mention they look adorable in the backyard. Timber varieties are made from natural timber with a protective UV coat to ensure they can stand up to the harsh Australian sun.

Outdoor Scooter

Ages 4+

Get the whole family out of the house and exploring Sydney by scooter with an outdoor scooter. From PJ Masks to Peppa Pig and Batman, there are plenty of themed scooters to pick from (some with matching helmets), so the whole family can enjoy outdoor adventures this summer.

Dinosaur Fossil Dig Kit

Ages 8+

The ultimate gift for dinosaur enthusiasts and budding palaeontologists, the Dinosaur Fossil Kit from National Geographic will provide hours of exploration for inquisitive minds. The educational kit comes with digging instruments, a learning guide, and 3 prehistoric dinosaur fossils for the little ones to discover all on their own.    

Soccer Goal Set

Ages 5+

If your kids love to bend it like Beckham or have dreams of becoming the next Cristiano Ronaldo, put their soccer skills to the test with an outdoor soccer goal set. With a target wall and soccer ball included, plus the option to remove the wall and use it as a goal, a soccer goal set will provide hours of entertainment, exercise and concentration.

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