Gifts for him! Here’s what to get the men in your life this Christmas

Because socks only go so far.

Not to alarm you… but we are inching closer and closer to Christmas. And with the festivities creeping closer, it’s time to start thinking of gifts.

Knowing what to get the men in your life can be difficult enough as it is, let alone during Christmas time when you’ve got to think of multiple presents for different people.

So, since we’re in the giving spirit, we’ve done some of the heavy lifting for you by scouring the internet for the best Christmas gift ideas for men this festive season.

From whisky tasting sets to golf experiences, here are some gifts that are sure to make the men in your life smile.

The best Christmas gifts for men in Australia 2023


18 hole championship golf with buggy and lunch, Port Stephens NSW, $108 each at RedBalloon

Treat the man in your life to a sunny day out on the green. The Pacific Dunes 18-hole championship course combines two nine-hole loops along stunning native woodlands and wetlands. After completing the course, enjoy lunch at The Greenhouse overlooking the green.



Build your own alcohol gift box, from $42.95 at The Neighbours Cellar

Design a unique alcohol gift pack for your loved one from a selection of gin, whisky, pinot noir, and more. You can even personalise the label and select add ons to make the gift all the more personal.



Anniversary classic leather wash bag, $132 at Hardtofind

Let’s face it, you’re sick of looking at that ratty old toiletries bag that’s been sitting in your bathroom for god knows how long. Let’s spoil the man in your life (and yourself) with a luxury leather toiletry bag so he can keep all his skincare essentials organised.



Break of dawn sunglasses, $79.95 at Sito

As we come into summer, a new pair of shades is on all of our wish lists. These mens-fit Sito glasses, designed in Australia, are a modern take on a classic wayfarer style. With a handmade frame, quality UV protection, and sustainable packaging, what’s not to love?



Truffle collection gift box, $22.90 at Godiva

Do you have a sweet tooth in your life? This truffle gift box is sure to bring a smile to his face this festive season. With milk chocolate, almond praline, caramelised vanilla, and more delectable flavours, it’s a simply moreish addition to any Christmas stocking.



Coffee subscription, prices vary at Thieves Coffee

If the man in your life can’t function without his morning caffeine, this coffee subscription is right up his alley. Choose from beans, grounds or capsules, and select the amount of coffee, the type of roast, and more. With free shipping Australia wide, it’s a coffee lover’s dream.



RE x SA1NT Moto Way of Life T-Shirt, $49 at Royal Enfield

For the motorcycle lover in your life, this cotton jersey tee designed in collaboration with Royal Enfield and SA1NT Motowear is a soft and stylish addition to their wardrobe. With a ribbed crew neck, it is also peached on the inside for comfort.



Rally drive with hot lap experience, Avalon VIC, $265 (usually $295) at RedBalloon

If your partner can’t turn away from Formula 1, why not gift him a turbo rally car experience? He will take a champion car around the rally track for an adrenaline-inducing eight laps before enjoying a hot lap in the passenger seat (with a qualified rally driver behind the wheel).



Suns out guns out gifting bundle, $75.20 (usually $94) at STUFF

With a face wash, exfoliating scrub, hydrating face moisturiser, SPF50+ face moisturiser, a tote, and trendy bucket hat, this is the perfect gift pack for a summer-lovin’ man who spends more time at the beach than at home. 



Sony WH-CH720N noise cancelling wireless headphones, $158.15 (usually $259.95) at Amazon

Whether his vice is gaming or music, these bluetooth noise-cancelling headphones will be well-received this Christmas. Featuring multi-point connectivity for clear phone calls, adaptive sound control, and 35 hours of battery life, it’s easy to see why these are so popular.



Calvin Klein Eternity for Men Eau de Toilette Spray 100mL, $39.99 (usually $100) at Chemist Warehouse

With notes of mandarin and sage, accompanied by earthy undertones of cedar and moss, this cologne is a masculine blend of modern and classic – for the sophisticated and strong man.



Everett three-hand date stainless steel watch, $299 at Fossil

There’s never an excuse to be late again with a flashy new timepiece. If you’re looking to spoil your S/O, this stainless steel watch with black detailing complements any outfit.



White Possum Australian whisky tasting set, $149 at Hardtofind

Alright, if you’re *really* looking to spoil the man in your life, this whisky tasting set from White Possum is a golden opportunity. Featuring 12 30ml samples of the best Australian whiskies, it’s perfect for whisky-lovers as well as those who are looking to indulge.



Nike Revolution 5 mens running shoes, $99.99 at Rebel Sport

It’s no secret that gym memberships skyrocket at the start of the year as many of us make our ‘new year, new me’ pledges. So there’s really no better time to gift the man in your life some running shoes. These black and white Nike joggers are a quality start to any health journey.


Please remember to drink responsibly. If you or someone you know needs help, please call the National Alcohol and Other Drug hotline 1800 250 015 or call Lifeline on 13 11 14.

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