Christmas is on its way and excitement levels are growing. With December just around the corner, it’s time to grab that Advent Calendar and let the countdown begin! But which one to choose? There are so many amazing calendars on the market these days, we couldn’t help but go on the hunt to bring you our top picks for both kids and adults. From Lego to beer, we cover it all, in these top Christmas advent calendars.
What better way to build the anticipation than opening a new window each day for a surprise. And, why should kids have all the fun? We have found the top Christmas advent calendars for kids and adults. All you have to do is click on the links below to check them out. Happy scrolling!
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Top 5 Advent Calendars for kids
Do you have a dinosaur lover in your home? Christmas just got a little more roarsome with this amazing calendar. It comes packed full of dinosaurs and plenty of prehistoric accessories, so you can all time travel this Christmas and enter a world of imaginative play.
Archaeopteryx, Acacia Branch with Leaves, Lettuce, Mopane, Spinosaurus, Fish, T-Rex Baby, Egg Shell, Cage, Researcher Luis, Binoculars, Net, Telephone, Bone, Acacia, Velociraptor Mini, Animantarx and 4 Stickers
Play-Doh Advent Calendar
If you want to keep the kids busy in the lead up to Christmas, then you can’t go past this amazing Play-doh advent calendar. It comes with plenty of Play-doh, plus lots of tools hidden behind each door to keep little hands busy. A great creative outlet in this crazy season.
- 5 Play-Doh cans, including 2 Sparkle cans
- 24 secret doors hide a different surprise for each day of the season (moulds and other Play-doh tools)
Hot Wheels Calendar
Do you have a car-loving child? (who doesn’t!?) Zoom through the holiday season with this fabulous Hot Wheels calendar. There’s plenty of car fun to be had, and kids will love finding a new surprise each day.
- 8 x decorated Hot Wheels vehicles
- 16 x accessories
- 1 x fold-out play mat
Buy online: kmart.com.au
LEGO Harry Potter
Want to bring a little extra magic to Christmas this year? Bring the wizarding world into your home with this advent calendar. Each day reveals a new toy or figure from the Harry Potter series, so kids can create their very own Hogwarts holiday scenes (including the Yule Ball) – where else would you rather spend Christmas?
Harry Potter, Hermione Granger, Ron Weasley, Padma Patil, Parvati Patil and Cho Chang minifigures, plus buildable models such as a miniature Beauxbaton’s carriage and dining table with ice-castle centerpiece.
Buy online: bigw.com.au
Sharing Kindness Advent Calendar
Let’s face it, we could all do with a little more kindness in our lives – and what a great way to role model this to kids. The aim of this calendar is to shift the focus this year from receiving gifts to kindness and appreciation. Open up the important conversations in your household. Plus, it’s lots of fun, too.
This calendar is jam-packed with re-useable sticks and ‘scratchies’, each with easy-to-do kindness challenges.
Top 5 Advent Calendars for adults
Aurora Merry Cheesemas Calendar
Calling all cheese lovers… Woolworths has release a limited edition Ilchester 12 days of Cheesemas Advent Calendar. It doesn’t get much cheesier than this! In fact, behind each door there is a fun cheesy joke for you to enjoy while nibbling away. Ho ho!
- Ilchester Wensleydale With Cranberries Cheese
- Ilchester Applewood Smoke Flavoured Cheddar Cheese
- Ilchester Cheddar Cheese
- Ilchester Red Leicester Cheese
- Ilchester Double Gloucester Cheese
- Jarlsberg Cheese
Thinking of undertaking a few DIY projects these holidays? Well, here is a calendar to help you out! 26 mini functional tools to be uncovered throughout December to get you going.
Mini ratchet, Bit adaptor and screwdriver bits, 10mm socket, Aluminium clip, Paracord keyring, 5mm socket, Adjustable wrench, Magnetic pick up tool, 7mm socket, Mini clamp, 6mm socket, 2-in-1 Z screwdriver, 8mm socket, Alloy can, Padlock with keys, 9mm socket, Credit card multi-tool, Mini marker, Magnetiser, Tape measure, Multi-grip pliers key chain.
English Tea Shop
What better way to relax and unwind this Christmas than with a box full of tea. You can enjoy an organic tea a day with this stylish calendar. It comes with 13 different varieties across 24 tea bags.
This pack comes with 25 tea bags in 13 varieties: White Tea Lychee Cocoa Post Festival Cleanse Me, Chai Immune Boost, Energise Me for Holiday, Unwind me for the Season, Peppermint Melon, Moroccan Spice, Oolong Lemon Raspberry, Christmas Cake, Coconut Chai, Black Tea with Honey & Melon, White Tea Coconut & Passion Fruit and Candy Cane.
Australian Craft Beer Box
A beer a day keeps the doctor away… or was that an apple a day? Either way, what’s better than cooling off on a hot day with an ice cold beer? This is what the festive season is all about! This beer selection includes easy drinking craft beers from talented Australian brewers.
- 3 x Sydney Brewery Surry Hills Pils
- 3 x Heads of Noosa Summer Dusk Lager
- 3 x Moon Dog Mack Daddy
- 3 x Holgate Brewhouse MT. Macedon Pale Ale
- Tasting notes
- Beer glass guide
L’Occitane Classic Advent Calendar
Start every day of December by putting yourself first with the gorgeous products from L’Occitane. The calendar has been drawn by French illustrator Edith Carron, to take you on a walk in a typical market of Provence.
Immortelle Precious Cream 5ml, Shea Butter Ultra Rich Lip Balm 4ml, Rose Hand Cream 10ml, Almond Shower Oil 35ml, Shea Light Comforting Cream 5ml, Almond Body Milk 35ml, Cherry Blossom Hand Cream 10ml, Aromachologie 5 Essentials Oils Shampoo 35ml, Aqua Reotier Ultra Thirst-Quenching Cream 5ml, Shea Butter Hand Cream 10ml, Shea Butter Extra Gentle Soap – Milk 25g, Shea Butter Intensive Hand Balm 10ml, Soap with Verbena Leaves 25g, Aromachologie 5 Essentials Oils Conditioner 35ml, Verbena Cooling Hand Cream Gel 10ml, Verbena Shower Gel 30ml, Shea Butter Foot Cream 10ml, Shea Butter Ultra Rich Body Cream 20ml, Almond Delicious Hands 10ml, Lustrous Hair Mask – SOS Shine 20ml, Gel Cream Hair Mask – SOS Moisture 20ml, Aromachologie Gentle & Balance Micellar Shampoo 35ml, Verbena Mandarin Whipped Hand Cream 10ml, Immortelle Overnight Reset Oil-in-Serum 5ml