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When it comes to buying a gift for a person who seems to have everything, finding the right present can be a real challenge. Add in the fact that the person is your mum or dad, and it can seem like an impossible task.

Thoughtful gifts often take a bit of creativity, which fortunately is something every product we have available at Cool Things Australia has in spades. If you’re on the hunt for the right gift for the parent who has it all, these are seven products we’re sure they will appreciate.

1. Organisational Gift

The UGears Date Navigator

UGears Date Navigator

This one-of-a-kind gift is perfect for the parent who likes to stay organised and who appreciates building items with their own hands. This mechanical calendar features a gorgeous Steampunk planetary mechanism that will tell your mum or dad what day of the week it’s going to be simply by setting a year and month.

2. Functional Gift

The 10 in 1 Credit Card Multitool

10 in 1 Credit Card Multitool

Tucking neatly into any wallet, this 10 in 1 credit card multitool will leave your parent prepared no matter what life may throw their way. Some of the tools include:

  • Wrenches
  • Screwdriver
  • Knife
  • Ruler
  • Bottle opener
  • Directional ancillary indicator (similar to a compass)

3. Tea-Lover Gift

Duck Duck Drink Tea Infuser

Duck Duck Drink Tea Infuser

Your parents will have a “quacking” good time with our adorable Duck Duck Drink Tea Infuser. Mum or dad can watch this cute little duck’s silicone tail feathers bob about as they wait for their tea leaves to brew to perfection in its stainless steel mesh basket.

4. Pet-Lover Gift

The Dog Person Keychain and Pet Tag

Dog Person Keychain and Pet Tag

Are your parents also pet parents? Let your mum or dad show off their love for their fur baby with our matching “I’m A Dog Person” and “I’m A People Dog” keychain and pet tag.

5. Stress-Busting Gift

The ICOSA Atomic Fidget Ball

ICOSA The Atomic Fidget Ball

If you have a parent who likes to fidget, this is the perfect cool stress-relieving gift for them. This anti-stress puzzle is comprised of multiple joint-connected spheres that can move, stretch, and roll, allowing your loved one to create a number of unique geometrical shapes.

6. Practical Gift

The UGears Timer

UGears Timer

Another cool UGears gift for parents is our UGears Timer. Your parent can build it by hand and then use the timer for anything from one to 20 minutes in duration.

7. Funny Gift

The “Yes Dear” Button

The Yes Dear Button

At least one of your parents are sure to get a kick out of our “Yes Dear” button. This device includes ten pre-recorded sayings including “I couldn’t agree more”, “Whatever you say” and “If you’re happy, I’m happy” that are sure to keep harmony in the home.


Still looking? The Cool Things Australia team has sourced some really cool gifts for everyone in your family as well as your friends. We invite you to browse our online store – and if there is someone we’ve not covered, let us know!

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