<p>Stuck for <strong>gifts for kids? </strong>Kids – they are, after all, the toughest customers of them all! Avoid the tantrums and make them feel special with a fun gift from Yellow Octopus. We’re all about inspiring kids gifts and everything that will inspire play and imagination is right here. Of course, we’ve got cool gifts for kids but what kind you may ask? We’ve got <a href="https://www.yellowoctopus.com.au/collections/gifts-for-girls" title="Gifts for Girls">gift ideas for girls</a> and <a href="https://www.yellowoctopus.com.au/collections/gifts-for-teen-boys" title="Gifts for Teen Boys">gifts for boys</a> and of course plenty of Christmas gift ideas for kids across a broad range of categories and interests.  </p>
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Gifts for Kids

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We feel here at Yellow Octopus we have the best presents for kids. Our gifts for kids section includes everything from toys to books to fun games for children, educational kids games and DIY projects for kids, all which make great birthday presents. Drag them away from the ubiquitous screen and get them into some old fashions kids games and cool kids toys. Fast dispatch from Melbourne, and super fast shipping to all states in Australia! Have your kids grown up already then check out our Gifts For Teenagers Page.

You love your kids more than anything in the world and you’d do anything to make them happy. Getting them a gift that puts a smile on their face will inadvertently put a smile on yours. One of the most important elements of a child’s development is play. Whether it’s by themselves, with siblings, or friends, play can teach kids all sorts of things such as how to share, empathy, teamwork and problem-solving. We stock a range of toys for all different personality types and gifts for kids of all ages from babies to toddlers to primary school aged children. Our kids range is diverse and includes toys for kids, educational kids games, construction toys and projects for kids. So you’re sure to be able to find some cool gifts for kids in amongst all that!

Finding cool gifts for kids can be hard and kids are all so different, so matching the right gift to their personality and interests can be a challenge. But not when all the hard work has been done for you. All of our gift ideas for boys and gift ideas for girls have been curated and hand selected by our staff to make sure there is a broad spectrum of options for parents and friends looking to impress the kids on any occasion. But even more important than impressing the kids is ensuring that they are the right experiences. That’s why when it comes to our presents for kids, not only do we have fun toys but we also have educational kids games, projects for kids as well as kids' books and cool kids toys all of which make great Christmas gift ideas for kids. There's also plenty of stuff to keep up with the changing face of technology, with plenty of electronic toys and games.

Which brings us to best Christmas presents for Kids 2017. If you want something that is going to set the benchmark high this year then you need to stay up with the times. Those kids are jumping on new fads left, right and centre. So whether it’s presents for girls or presents for boys you’re after, make sure you stay on trend. One of our best sellers, The Jellycat Bashful Bunny is a great option for young kids this year as are the Light Stax DIY Building Blocks. For something for educational try the Kitchen Science Kit from 4M or the Salt Water Powered Robot. There are some awesome DIY options such as the Create Your Own Mug Design or the DIY Pipe Straws. For those kids who love helping out in the kitchen, there are the Safari Cookie Cutters or the awesome Shark Attack Cookie Cutters by Fred. And for cool gift ideas for kids why not check out the Doctor Who Remote Controlled Dog or the Dig a Dinosaur Fossil Kit. You can search kids gifts by gender as well so it’s easy to find gift ideas for boys and gift ideas for girls.

And it doesn’t stop at Christmas either; there are kids gifts for all other times of the year as well. If you’re looking to find kids gifts for the little one’s birthday then we’ve got a vast array of presents that will satisfy regardless of whether they are an October Bub or a June Jewel. With stuff for all ages from babies to big kids there are gifts appropriate for baby showers to birthdays of all ages.

If you need some help making an informed decision on what to for when hunting for the right presents for kids, we have put together a range of informative blog posts to help you out. Our staff have hand-selected the best buys for each age. Children change and develop at a rapid rate, and to keep up with their needs it's important to match the right toy, game or puzzle with the appropriate age so check out our blog for info.

Here's Our Top Five Gifts for Kids List To Get You Started:

Kids love to play and they want it to be fun at all times.They are very imaginative and sometimes they come up with super cool or intriguing ideas for fun whenever the moment allows or when you let them to. If you let them share those imaginations with you and let them do their own thing, you'll have an idea on what is on their mind.

If your kid is dreaming of piloting his own aircraft, maneuvering his own vehicle with a touch of a button or being in control of a scientific equipment, I’m sure he'd love our list of cool toys for kids of all ages. Read on to find out more.

1) Silverlit iOS Bluetooth Helicopter for iphone &ipad $99.95

You can control this helicopter directly with your iphone or ipad. It’s an amazing and a cool gift for kids who want to be the control pilot of a stylish aircraft .

2) iSpy tank – the App controlled wireless spy tank $99.95

Does he like playing the role of a modern day spy or perhaps simply curious of what is around him? Choose this then. This spy tank can be controlled with your iPhone, iPad or iPod. It’ll enable your kid to see what the tank sees wherever it goes...What a toy!

3) iKon Remote Controlled Buggy for iPhone4/4S $39.95

Are you looking for something which seems to have come out of a futuristic or scientific inspired movie? You're lucky, because this remote controlled car has a cool and exquisite design which will very much delight a kid who has a fascination for cars. It really has an interesting design which can be good for collectors, too.

4) Boogie Board Paperless LCD Writing Tablet 8.5" $56.95

If he likes taking notes or drawing but wants to do it with a cool gadget, then, this tablet should do the trick. With this Paperless LCD Writing Tablet your kid can have fun doodling or writing notes around without having to use paper. Finally, this will save you from buying a lot of paper.

5) Plasma Ball 5" $32.95

The gleaming lights of this plasma ball never fail to baffle the mind. Remember how you wanted one of these when you were young? Your kid probably feels the same way when she sees this, so why not get her one. You'll get the chance to touch it, too.