Father’s Day Gift Guide 2016: 12 Last Minute Gifts

Father’s Day is on Sunday, and if you’re like 90% of us and have completely forgotten to get the old boy a present, then we’ve got you covered with 12 gifts you can pick up in the next few days and are guaranteed to put a smile on any dad’s face.

1. Bose QuietComfort 35 – $399

If dad likes to travel, you can’t go past these bluetooth enabled puppies from Bose. The best noise-cancelling headphones in the world and the best headphones Bose has ever made.

2. Indoor Skydiving Experience – $89

Sydney only, but indoor skydiving looks like a hell of a lot of fun for any thrill-seeking Dad with a fear of heights.

3. DJI Phantom 4 – $2,099

The most accessible and easiest to fly drone the world has ever seen – the Phantom 4 from DJI produces some epic footage and hours of entertainment.

4. Aesop ‘Perseus’ – $90

From one of the coolest brands in skincare comes this collection of three everyday essentials for the discerning father.

5. Pulsar PU2083X Chronograph – $399

If it’s pretty well accepted in your family that Dad will arrive to Father’s Day lunch an hour late, it’s time you step up to the plate to help him – Pulsar’s range of sports watches are the perfect answer. Pulsar are the Official Watch Partner of the Supercars Championship, and their Limited Edition PU2083X Chronograph will leave any revhead Dad a very happy man on Sunday.

6. Beer Days Package – From $60

Which father wouldn’t like a selection of rare and sought after beers delivered to his doorstep every month or quarter?

7. Victory Churchill Butchery Class – $325

Certainly not one for the old man if he’s a vegetarian, but we know plenty who would be thrilled to learn how to take their barbie game to the next level.

8. Adventure Paddleboarding GSI All Rounder X2 – $1465

Summer’s coming, and the hottest outdoor craze for young and old men alike is Stand Up Paddleboarding. Help dad keep off those silly season kilos.

9. Mark Vanhoenacker – Skyfaring: Journey With A Pilot – $24.99

One of the most inspiring and poetic aviation books to be released in recent memory, this is a great book for all fathers who look up to the sky with wanderlust.

10. Bang and Olufsen BeoPlay A2 Bluetooth Speaker – $579

We’ve got a pair of these in the office here (in green), and these beautiful speakers sound even better than they look, which is saying something.

11. Happy Half Stripe Socks – $16.95

They’re socks, and they will live up to their name.

12. Leconfield Mountain Cattle Drive – $950

Dad been in the city a little too long? Help him get back in touch with the land on this authentic five day cattle drive near Tamworth.