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Family Christmas gift ideas that are easy on your bank balance

Sticking to a budget this festive season but want presents the whole family will love? Check out this Christmas gift guide with something for everyone.

Christmas gift ideas for the whole family

Every dollar this festive season needs to go a little further. If you’re looking for Christmas gift ideas on a tight budget, we’ve got lots of present options and stocking stuffers you can pop in your trolley and tick off your list – without spending a fortune. Here are some of our top picks.

Christmas gift guide for cooks and entertainers

Take your gift list to Coles to find pretty ceramics, stoneware, appliances and more. Here are our top present ideas to suit mum, dad, the grandparents, or a food-loving friend!

Cook & Dine Patterned Noodle Bowl

Who wouldn’t love a set of these beautiful blue and white noodle bowls under the tree? A set of four mixed designs will cost you just under $25. Takeaway night sorted! 

Cook With Curtis Baking Dish

This is exclusive to Coles and part of a range that also includes pans and ramekins. This glazed stoneware baking dish is versatile enough to pop into the microwave, oven or dishwasher and can go straight from oven to table.

Curtis Stone BBQ Teppanyaki Plate

Make the barbecue diehard in your life very happy with this double-sided cast iron plate. The enamel coating helps prevent food sticking, and you can use it to cook everything from meat, fish, veggies, flatbreads, eggs or even pancakes.

Last-minute Christmas gift guide

Ever been invited for a festive sip at the 11th hour at a friend or neighbour’s house, only to find yourself short of a suitable gift? Don’t get caught out this Christmas – stock up on these festive treats, ready to wrap and present at any last-minute gathering.

Lindt Festive Collection Gift Box, 383g

Keep it classy with a box of Lindt. This gift box includes Lindor Milk Salted Caramel, Lindor Milk, Cresta White, Noccionoir Dark with Hazelnut, and Lindt Milk and Cereal Sticks. Yum!

Walkers Shortbread Festive Shapes, 175g

Wrap a box of pure butter shortbread for those times when you want to give a small gift. This festive box features bikkies in the shape of Christmas bells, trees, stars and Father Christmas faces.

Coles Festive Gingerbread Decorating Kit 8 pack, 343g

If you’re taking the kids around to a friend’s house for a play date, this fun kit has gingerbread biscuits, icing pens and edible decorations. It will keep them occupied for hours.

Gifts for the kids

Whether your little one is keen on soft toys, remote control cars or sensory fun, we’ve got you covered. Here are our favourite kids’ gift ideas.

Lenoxx Remote Control Waterproof Amphibious Car (Black) – for all terrains

Got a car-loving kid? This fun all-terrain remote-control truck can hold its own across rock, sand, dirt, grass, mud and even water! It goes up to 9kms an hour and has a rechargeable battery. For kids aged 8+.

Play-Doh Slime, 3 Pack

Squishy, stretchy, sensory and a brilliant stocking stuffer, this three-pack of slime features two metallic compound colours in each reusable container. It can be used over and over again, and is ideal for kids aged 3 and up.

Petooties 4 plush assorted

If you’re looking to pop a plush toy (or two!) into your child’s stocking this Christmas, the assorted range of Petooties pets is a great way to do it! Each pet in the range is part of the Whisker assortment, including a Chow, Yorkie and Persian. Age 3+.

BoPeep Kids Magnetic Tile Blocks

Get your kids off their screens instantly with this great gift. You can build just about anything with these colourful magnetic tiles, then tear it all down and start again. Just add your imagination! Perfect for kids aged 3+.

You’ll find lots more Christmas gift ideas to suit the whole family at your local Coles or our Best Buys website. Don’t forget, home delivery services make gift-buying even easier and more stress-free than ever. Merry Christmas!