About to start present hunting for dad this year? We’ve hand-picked 10 amazing Father’s Day gifts that won’t break the bank. Walk away from the socks and ties and have a look at our guide for some inspiration. Who knows, you might even want to grab some things for yourself.
Mizu M8 Water Bottle
The Mizu M8 Water Bottle is an excellent gift option. It will eliminate dad’s need to buy bottled water and is good for the environment. It comes in a stylish design and is available in a bunch of different colours. The M8 has an 800ml capacity and is angled at the opening for a smooth flow when drinking and pouring. It’s great for taking to the gym or resting on a work desk throughout the day.
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Herschel Chapter Toiletry Bag
Thoughtful Father’s Day gifts are ones that really suit dad’s lifestyle. If he’s a frequent traveller then he’ll love the Herschel Chapter Toiletry Bag. You could even go one step further and have it fully-stocked with some awesome men’s toiletries. It’s medium-sized and is convenient for both short and long trips. The internal mesh organiser is handy for keeping items separated whilst the external zippered pocket is good for small items like dental floss. A thick and sturdy wrist loop makes it easy for dad to carry in and out of hotel bathrooms.
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Field Notes Mixed Paper Notebooks
The Field Notes Mixed Three-Pack is an easy gift idea if you can’t decide which notebook to buy. The pack contains 1 book of each paper type: blank, lined and graph pages. The books are compact in size and are super helpful for writing shopping lists. They can slide into a back pocket easily, perfect for taking to the supermarket.
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A cool organisational tool is the Cocoon Grid-It. This won’t be on your list of traditional Father’s Day gifts but the modern, tech-savvy dad will really enjoy it. It eliminates clutter in briefcases and backpacks and is completely customisable to different gadgets. The multiple elastic straps can be used in any way to arrange gear. Grab a Grid-It in either the medium or large size so your dad can carry everything neatly in one place.
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The Orbitkey is all about keeping things simple. It is a compact keychain that helps to organise house, work, and car keys. A bottle opener and USB stick can be attached to the Orbitkey as well. This cleverly designed product is expandable and can fit up to 7 keys. The genuine leather version is elegant and timeless but there’s also an elastomer version, designed for active lifestyles.
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Nomad Lightning Key Cable
If your dad uses his phone a lot, think about getting him a Nomad Lightning Key Cable. It’s a small charging cable that is compatible with Apple devices and can clip onto his keychain. A Micro USB option is also available for Android users and other devices. It can be carried easily in a pocket and can be plugged into a laptop or wall charger for an instant power top-up. The Nomad Key Cable is also optimised for a full data transfer when connected to a computer.
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Crumpler All and Sundry Cable Pouch
The Crumpler All and Sundry Cable Pouch is an excellent gift that will keep all of dad’s small accessories organised. He can store power adapters, charging cables, a mouse, portable hard drives, the list goes on. There are 2 internal compartments which allow for easy separation of items. The All and Sundry is constructed from a water-resistant ripstop material which makes it a great toiletries bag too. The pouch can be folded in half and secured with strong metal press studs to allow it to sit upright on a table. Alternatively, leave it sitting flat to maximise space in a packed suitcase.
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Paper Saver Notebook
A nice reusable gift idea is the Paper Saver Notebook. It recycles one-sided printed paper into a neat little notebook that’s great for taking into meetings. All dad has to do is simply fold the pages in half and slide them into the hardcover shell. If he is conscious about reducing waste then this should definitely be on your shortlist of Father’s Day gifts this year.
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Tactica One Bottle Opener
Grab a Tactica One Bottle Opener and pair it with a six-pack of dad’s favourite beer. This product is ultra lightweight at only 20 grams and is the perfect companion to a camping kit. All Tactica Ones are made in Melbourne and crafted from high-tech, military grade materials that won’t rust or scratch a phone. It’s easy to clean and an ideal gift for beer lovers who appreciate modern, innovative design.
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Incase Quick Snap iPhone 6/6s Case
Anything that helps to protect dad’s devices is a winner in our eyes. Incase is well-known for keeping electronic goods safe and sound and the Quick Snap iPhone Case is no exception. It is a protective hardshell case made from a flexible polycarbonate that makes it easy to pop on and off the phone. The textured back on the black colour provides a nice grip to the surface which helps to prevent the phone from slipping. The Quick Snap Case is also available in a clear shell which keeps the colour of the iPhone visible.
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