The Best Christmas Gifts For Kids Under 5

Kids under 5 can be tricky to buy presents for – they're not really toddlers anymore and they certainly think of themselves as one of the ‘big kids’. Spoil them this Christmas with something ‘big kids’ appropriate but still in their age bracket with our recommendations for gifts for under 5s.   

How To Train Your Dragon Toys

Age 3+
Price from $15.99

Fans of the How To Train Your Dragon movie series will be ecstatic when they get their hands on their very own Hookfang, Meatlug, Lightfury, or Toothless dragon figurine. Or keep the mystery going with a How To Train Your Dragon Hatching Dragon Egg. If they’d prefer something soft and cuddly, the Dragon Egg Plush Collection will make their Christmas.

Luvabella Newborn

Age 4+
Price from $109.99

For something less scary and more cuddly, the Luvabella Newborn is the perfect interactive toy for Christmas. Let your little one feel like a Mumma themselves as they interact with Luvabella’s realistic facial movements and sounds.

Paw Patrol: Ready Race Rescue DVD

Age 2 to 4
Price from $19.99

Little boys and girls will love getting their hands on the latest adventure from the Paw Patrol crew! This 45-minute Paw Patrol: Ready Race Rescue DVD is the ideal respite from a day of playing and is a reasonable $19.99 – the perfect stocking stuffer!

Scholastic Australia Books

The Scholastic Australia Warehouse doors are wide open this Christmas, which means you’re guaranteed to save big bikkies on kids’ books this Christmas! Starting from December, Scholastic Books will be holding warehouse sales across the nation where parents can save between 50 and 90% off thousands of children’s titles!

Qld residents, make sure you check out the Scholastic Crestmead Warehouse sale on 5 and 6 December

NSW residents, make sure you check out the Scholastic Lisarow Warehouse sale on 12 and 13 December. 

Victoria residents, make sure you check out the Scholastic Campbellfield Warehouse sale on 12 and 13 December.

For more information, visit the Scholastic website, or if you're stuck for inspiration on the best books to buy for kids this Christmas, we've got a list for that too!

Baa Baa Bubbles

Age 4+
Price from $25

Get ready for one bubbly adventure with Baa Baa Bubbles. The interactive, bubble-blasting game as you watch Bubbles The Sheep's furry coat grow into a bubbly explosion with each meadow tile that you feed her. Baa Baa Bubbles is serious fun for the whole family but we recommend you play outdoors or in a spot you don't mind getting a little messy!

Pretend Supermarket

Age 3+
Price from $52

What kid doesn’t love roleplaying with a pretend supermarket? Give them the ultimate platform to shop or become a teller themselves with the Dwell Kids Supermarket Playset, which features a standalone POS, 24 shop accessories, and even lighting and sound features.  

Inflatable Water Park

Age 4+
Price from $299

Turn your garden into your very own amusement park with an epic Inflatable Water Park! Designed to get kids moving and enjoying the outdoors, these blow-up parks will provide endless hours of outdoor fun and are available from a number of stores including Aldi and Target.

Personalised Dinner Set

Age 2+
Price from $39.95

If your little one isn’t so little anymore and is reaching Big Boy or Big Girl status, make them feel even more grown up with their own personalised dinner set. Several online stores sell monogrammed dinner sets such as Spatz, Oh My Giddy Aunt, and Hard To Find

Best Mate Bluey Plush Toy

Age 3+
Price from $15

Make your little one feel like they’ve got their loveable Blue Heeler right by their side with the Best Mate Bluey Plush Toy. If Bingo is their favourite, there’s a Bingo Mini Plush Toy available too. 

Jetpack Backpack

Age 3+
Price from $79

Space-obsessed boys and girls will love showing off their very own jetpack with the Jetpack Backpack. Let them envision their future space mission with this themed backpack that’s also big enough to fit in all their daily preschool essentials.

Play Tea Set

Age 3+
Price from $9

When your little one invites you to an imaginary tea party, you know they mean business! Give their next tea party an elegant edge with an adorable play tea set. These little sets are available from a variety of stores including Target, Pottery Barn Kids, and Little Earth Nest.

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