Father’s Day Gift Guide

When it comes to Father’s Day, we know how tricky it can be to find the perfect present. So, we want to make things easier for you! Whether your dad loves outdoor adventures, relaxing with a good fiction read, heading to a sports game, or whipping up a feast in the kitchen – we have fantastic gift options for every type of dad!


Australia revels in a rich diversity of environments, expressed beautifully in our spectacular national parks. Each has its own distinct characteristics, such as striking limestone and sandstone rock formations, gorgeous beaches, beautiful scenery, and a wondrous array of flora and fauna. Lose yourself in some of Australia’s most remarkable wild areas as Australian Geographic take you through 50 of their favourite national parks.

This book is packed with hundreds of outdoor activities you can enjoy as a family when camping, visiting your local park…or even just in your own backyard! Family campers will find everything they need to know, including what to pack, equipment needed, campfire recipes, games, and outdoor skills. Whether you’re planning a camping trip or simply want to get your kids off their screens, there are plenty of exciting activities to get your entire family making the most of the great outdoors.

There are so many incredible walks in Australia but how do you know which are the best ones? Australian Geographic reveals the best 100 routes with detailed descriptions and stunning photography to inspire both walkers and armchair travellers. A great walk can be an exhilarating experience that will stay with you forever – after reading this much- anticipated book, walkers can set out knowing they’re going to have an incredible day outdoors.

If you’re looking for a book about celebration, creating new memories, and above all, the sharing of mouth-watering food – this is the one for you! Written by Jamie Oliver, each chapter of this fantastic book features a meal, from seasonal feasts to curry nights, with a simple menu that can be mostly prepped ahead. Jamie’s aim – whether following the full meal or picking individual recipes – is to keep you out of the kitchen to enjoy eating with your guests.  “Together” takes the stress out of cooking and is perfect for the warmer weather to come!


In this best-selling cookbook, nutrition expert Dale Pinnock presents his unique and inspiring approach to healthy cooking. With 80 tasty recipes, Dale demonstrates how easy it can be to use food to benefit your health. With simple symbols to indicate which conditions each recipe can help, eating your way to good health has never been easier or more delicious.


In this busy world, it’s no wonder we’re turning to slow cookers to make our lives easier. This book delivers the best of the best slow cooker recipes from the team at! From falling-apart-at-the-bone stews to warming curries and heavenly desserts, there are 100 inspiring and clever dishes to choose from – all year round.

Philomena McCarthy, the daughter of a notorious London gangster, has become an officer with the Metropolitan Police. One day, she is called to the scene of a domestic assault, rescuing Tempe Brown, the mistress of a decorated detective. Determined to protect each other, the two women strike up a tentative friendship. However, sinister things keep happening and something isn’t quite right about the stories Tempe tells. When a journalist with links to Phil’s father and to the detective is found floating in the Thames, Phil doesn’t know where to turn, who to blame, or who she can trust.

On his last combat deployment, Lieutenant Commander James Reece’s entire team was killed in a catastrophic ambush. However, when those dearest to him are murdered on homecoming day, Reece discovers that this was not an act of war by a foreign enemy but a conspiracy that runs to the highest levels of government. Now, with no family and free from the military’s command structure, Reece applies the lessons that he’s learned toward avenging the deaths of his family and teammates. 

Nestled amidst the largest sea cliffs, is Shacktown. Here, the Dempsey family have run a drug ring for generations, using the fishing industry and the deadly Black Wind as a cover. When thirteen-year-old Forest Dempsey walks out of the ocean, bruised and branded, everything is imperilled – because Forest has been believed dead for the last seven years.
Now, the family must stand up for what they believe in, even if it means sacrificing everything.

From AFL stardom to attempting to take his own life, Majak Daw has a story like no other. When his dream of playing in the AFL came true in 2013, he became a media sensation overnight. While on the outside he appeared to stand tall in the face of pressure, behind the scenes he was struggling. When given a second chance at life, he was determined to make the most of it.
Majak’s life story is an inspiration to anyone who’s ever struggled to belong, felt oppressed, or dared to dream big! 


This handy crate of classic timber skittles will bring hours of fun to young and old. Each set comes with 9 beautifully turned hardwood skittles. The “kingpin” has a red-painted top. Your set of classic skittles includes three handmade wooden skittle balls in traditional black. Just add your own indoor or outdoor “alley” & get skittling. Height of skittles is 23cm. Ages 5+

This book delves into the highs and the lows that earned the New Zealand rugby knight a place in the pantheon of world rugby coaching greats. This insightful book delves into how Hansen dealt with the immeasurable pressure of leading the world’s most famous rugby team; the tension created by being re-appointed specifically to win the Rugby World Cup; how he dealt with high-profile athletes; and how he eventually learnt to understand his weaknesses and use them to his advantage.

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