9 Australian made and designed Christmas gift ideas.
Our team has curated a selection of thoughtful, environmentally responsible, Australian made gifts to inspire your gift giving options this year. Catering to everyone on your shopping list from the $10 Kris Kringle to those nearest and dearest to your heart.
1. Mojo - Luscious scents in reclaimed wine bottles
If you love beautiful things that are entirely made in Australia, smell amazing and tread lightly on our earth then this product is for you! Mojo is a Sustainable Home Fragrance company creating beautiful candles & diffusers using reclaimed wine & beer bottle vessels. Passionate about design, quality and our planet Mojo also carbon offset all of their deliveries and produce everything in their studio using 100% Australian Greenpower.
Australian owned and made in the Southern Highlands.
2. The Little Veggie Patch Co - For the green thumb
Encourging friends and family to grow their own fresh produce at home is made easy with over 50 varieties of locally sourced seeds to choose from.
The Little Veggie Patch Co's journey began in 2008 when they installed raised garden beds and larger edible gardens in people's homes. Passionate about the slow food movement and raising awareness about the origins of our produce their mission is to remind us to be more mindful about the foods we consume and to encourage us to grow fresh, better-tasting produce at home.
Australian owned and made in Melbourne.
3. Bellroy - For daily adventures
The adventurous spirit is embraced and our planet carefully considered as we carry our every day essentials.
Using fabrics from recycled plastic bottles, Bellroy is leading the way in using business for good, making products that last and having a positive impact on the planet. They are a certified B Corp embracing diveristy with a global market presence and representing 25 countires in the Melbourne HQ alone.
Australian-based brand from Bells Beach and Fitzroy.
4. Naiteev - For the avid golfer
The Naiteev golf tee is made from recycled plastic car bumper bars and are recyclable, durable, and designed for high performance on the course. These mighty little golf tees are game-changers and planet-savers.
Boxhead Plastics is a non-profit social enterprise manufacturing clever and useful products out of Australia's growing pile of automotive plastic waste. They play an emerging role in the circular economy by providing an end solution for locally recycled plastic car bumper bars.
Australian owned and made in Berowra, NSW Australia.
5. Veggie Paws - For the pampered pooch
Our furry friends don't have to wait for the Christmas lunch leftovers!
Since their humble beginnings in 2016, Veggie Paws continue to create 'good treats for good dogs' in their home kitchen with small batches, nutritious ingedients, no nasties, and absolutely no animal products.
When you purchase a Veggie Paws Dog Advent Calendar, you're supporting a small, local business.
Australian owned and made in South Australia.
6. Greenfleet - A gift to our planet
For those in your life who value the gift of less landfill and emissions from parcel delivery and more about the planet then consider donating to Greenfleet. They have been planting trees to create sustainable, protected habitat for koalas and other threatened wildlife for 25 years.
This Christmas your donation will restore biodiverse forests and build legally protected habitat for koalas and other precious animals.
7. Solmates - Your sustainable way to be safe in the sun
Between beach bags, sports bags, the car and bathroom cupboards, how many sunscreen bottles are scattered throughout your life?
Solmates is the solution to saying goodbye to multiple single-use plastic sunscreen bottles and hello to just one compact, award winning and sustainably designed sunscreen applicator you can refill again and again.
Made with certified Ocean Bound plastic just add your favourite sunscreen! The perfect compact size to take anywhere.
Australian owned and manufactured in Sydney, Australia.
8. Tjanpi Desert Weavers - For the creative
Looking for a new creative outlet?
The Tjanpi Desert Weavers is a social enterprise of the Ngaanyatjarra Pitjantjatjara Yankunytjatjara (NPY) Women’s Council created to enable women in remote central deserts to earn their own income from fibre art.
They have curated a Learn to Weave kit which includes everything you'll need to get started, designed to be used in conjunction with the Weaving Tutorial video.
Handmade by you in Australia!
9. Golden Wattle Tea - For the tea enthusiast
Everyone loves an advent calendar! Experience 12 varieties of freshly blended loose leaf tea stored in air-tight stainless steel tins. There is about 8-10g tea in each tin.
Golden Wattle Tea company has been growing and hand crafting tea in Australia since 2015. Their experienced tea masters and blenders have been delivering perfectly balanced flavours and aromas that assist with a healthy lifestyle.
Australian made and grown in NSW.
Consumers are becoming more discerning about their purchasing choices and seeking out unique Aussie products made ethically or with minimal environmental impact.
Supporting Australian made products inherently supports local jobs and economic activity. If you would like to explore more Aussie products visit the Australian made website.