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Father’s Day gift ideas


Support local with these 10 great gift ideas that every dad will love.

For… the dad who’s got it all

The Posy Post Gift Pack

This much-loved floral delivery service is branching out from their standard posies to offer dads something special. With four gift sets to choose from, you’ll find plenty of options to suit the dad who says he doesn’t want a thing! Jump online to pre-order before they disappear.

  • The Ultimate Gift Set
  • Socks, Coffee & Chocolate
  • Plant, Beer & Beard Oil
  • Plant, Socks & Beer

More info: www.theposypost.com.au

Dog Rescue Newcastle donation

Making a donation that supports a great cause, particularly in these challenging times, can mean much more than any gift. It’s purfect for the animal lovers out there, or just for dads with big hearts who will be happy to know the money has gone towards helping rescued animals find their forever homes.

More info: www.dogrescuenewcastle.com.au

For… the kitchen connoisseur

Peal Produce

Mix up meal time and order a box of delicious fresh fruit and veggies right to dads’ door. With quality produce sourced locally from regional farmers, spend some time in the kitchen whipping up new creations that you can enjoy as a family.

More info: https://peal-produce-wholesale-fruit-and.business.site

The Other Chef

Chutneys, jams and relishes, oh my! Owners Eric and Monica make a range of artisan food products from locally grown ingredients that are handmade with no added nasties. They’re based in Port Macquarie but do delivery, so order online and treat dad to some Toffee Apple Syrup drizzled over a stack of fresh pancakes to kick off Father’s Day.

More info: www.theotherchef.com.au

Cardiff South Butchery

Take dad’s BBQ to the next level by getting him a selection of high quality meats from Cardiff South Butchery. This local business has been operating for almost 50 years and Grant the owner brings some serious experience with him, having previously worked in England serving high profile customers including Jamie Oliver and Gordon Ramsey. P.S – they also do a selection of pies and sausage rolls.

More info: www.cardiffsthbutcher.com.au

For… the barista

Wildflower Espresso

Sweet treats, big smiles and great coffee sounds like a perfect way to celebrate with dad. Grab some takeaway from the friendly crew at Wallsend and enjoy the morning together in any of the nearby parks, or go a bit further and explore the Hunter Wetlands Centre. You could also opt for a voucher, merch or reusable KeepCup that dad can enjoy for weeks to come!

More info: www.wildflower.coffee

Three Monkeys Café

This Darby Street institution and has been serving loyal Novocastrians for more than 17 years now. Not only can you get great food and coffee in store if you’d like to treat dad to brunch, but the owners are also doing their own muesli, coffee and teas if you’d prefer to DIY at home! Pop a little hamper together and give dad a great start to the day.

More info: threemonkeyscafe.com.au

O’Neills Mobile Coffee

You can find this local, family-run business at their permanent trailer setup at Cameron Park IGA or check out their Facebook to see when they’re out and about on weekends throughout Newcastle, Lake Macquarie and the Hunter. Spoil dad with a bag of O’Neills quality coffee beans - or even a gift voucher so he can grab himself a barista-made coffee and tasty treat!

More info: www.facebook.com/oneillsmobilecoffeegroup/

For… the outdoor adventurer

Graffiti Surf Design

Stocking the major surf brands you know and love, Nelson Bay’s original surf shop has all the gear for dads that love to spend time in the outdoors. Stop by in store to check out the men’s PIG & Hen bracelets, or choose from a range of threads and accessories to get dad ready for a summer in the sun.

More info: www.facebook.com/GraffitiSurfDesignNelsonBay/


Does dad have a work lunch bag that’s falling apart or is he looking for camping gear and covers? This locally owned business based in Raymond Terrace has been running for 24 years and specialises in high quality canvas bags and accessories. Put in an order for a Crib Bag that’s made to last, or you can also have items custom made and altered to suit your needs.

More info: www.facebook.com/paksaccanvasbags/

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