Savvy Father’s Day Gift Guide For Every Type Of Dad

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Jo Munro

Aug 24, 2020

This year finding a great gift for the dad in your life might be a little more challenging. To help,  we sourced some great gift ideas at every price point for all the types of Dads in our lives. Let’s discover some fabulous goodies for Tech Dads and Gourmet Dad, tomorrow we will cover Outdoor Dads and Sporty Dads with Dapper Dads and Sentimental Dads shortly after.


With all the new, fun technology hitting the market, Tech Dad is a breeze to spoil.  The difficulty is making the decision which gift to buy.

Tech gifts for a gadget loving Dad

Belkin Boost Charge Portable Wireless Charger + Stand Special Edition $129

For the Dad who is always on the go, this clever device involves a wireless charging power bank that also doubles as a wireless charging dock. Offering portability and convenience on-the-go, this 2-in-1 solution will allow Dad to use the Qi-certified wireless charging power bank without missing a call.  

True Wireless Earphones – Blue $35

These stylish navy blue wireless earphones are just the thing for all of those zoom meetings.  

Bluetooth enabled with up to 3 hours talk time and an extra 12 hours playtime back up by charging battery case. They feature Call answers and have a Micro USB charging cable included. Affordable, stylish and functional.

Kindle Paperwhite – Now Waterproof with more than 2x the Storage (32GB) $249

Kindle Paperwhite

What’s new? The Kindle is now waterproof, so Dad is free to read and relax at the beach, by the pool, or in the bath. This is the thinnest, lightest Kindle Paperwhite yet—with a flush-front design and 300 ppi glare-free display that reads like real paper even in bright sunlight. A single battery charge lasts weeks, not hours.

Twelve South Curve Laptop Stand $69.95 

The Twelve South Curve stand is a beautiful, flowing aluminium design to complement your laptop. With its subtle matt black finish and improved ergonomic design, it expertly blends style and functionality. Use your laptop on Curve to create a more comfortable desktop with your favourite external keyboard and mouse, or use the combo with an external display to create the perfect dual-screen setup. When it’s time to go mobile, unplug and roll-out, leaving a modern sculpture behind. Perfect for working from home and ideal for zoom meetings. Available in both black and white.


For a man who loves to indulge in delicious food and to cook whether it is stunning dinners or kickin’ BBQ there are some wonderful options to spoil him rotten.

Guras Cacao Fathers Selection Artisan Chocolates $45

The new range of alcohol-inspired chocolates featuring classic flavours such as Malibu Coconut Bounty, which will remind your dad of the holidays. SideCar dedicated to all the dads who has a taste for fast cars and The Godfather which is specially made for the proud head of the family. All created lovingly by hand and dairy-free.

Wacaco Capsule Minipresso NS was $74.99 Now $49.99

For the Coffee loving Dad on the run who can’t live without a convenient, portable and handheld espresso machine. The Minipresso NS is compatible with Nespresso capsules. Thanks to this handy espresso machine, there is little room for error so you have a delicious espresso every time. It’s also more convenient, mess free and easy to clean after use. The Minipresso NS is your best choice to quickly enjoy up to 45 ml of delicious espresso on the go.

Sausage Roll Maker $29

Sausage roll maker

Designed with non-stick plates, this sausage roll maker will help Dad make yummy, sausage rolls or fruit turnovers with ease. Makes 4 sausage rolls ideal with pre-rolled pastry sheets. Get creative with the sweet or savoury fillings. The limit is your imagination.

Philips Avance Collection Pasta And Noodle Maker $299

Philips pasta and noodle maker

Nothing tastes as good as fresh noodles or pasta and this pasta maker is so easy Dad will be thrilled.  All the work happens in the machine.  Dad pops in flour, water and egg (for egg noodles) selects the type of pasta and boils the water.  No rolling, no hanging pasta to dry.  Perfect for a family pasta party.

Check in tomorrow for the next instalment with more stunning gifts for every type of dad.


By Jo Munro

Jo Munro is best known as The Savvy Shopaholic with the tag line 'Shop More, Save More'. She is The Carousel's resident shopping expert and a regular TV presenter on Ch9's Today Show and A Current Affair. In Jo's book The Savvy Shopaholic, she shares over 20 years of savvy shopping expertise, business wisdom and channel management with those who want to turn their shopping skills into cash. Much loved for her luxe for less shopping tips and wide-brimming smile, she's always keen to share her passion for shopping and savvy tips to get the most out of your dollar.


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