100% Australia-made gift packages
Whether you’re looking for a visiting gift for a new mum, Valentine’s Day present to show your appreciation for someone, or to celebrate her first Mother’s Day, gift sets are an easy way to delight and surprise her.
In my search to find the most gorgeous gift packs that will be well-received, I’ve gone a step further and only included 100% Australian businesses that produce all their products locally. So you can rejoice knowing that when you purchase from any of these businesses, you are also supporting the local economy.
On top of that, almost all of these gift bundles are available on Afterpay, so they are more affordable and you can budget accordingly.
Based in Melbourne, bellabox is a subscription beauty box business founded by women. Beautifully packaged, every box is full of goodness to delight a new mum.
The great thing about a subscription box of beauty and wellness products is that a new mum will get to experience the gift-giving more than once.
The 3 Box Gift Plan is very affordable considering you get three boxes, one delivered each month, so it’s really giving a gift that a someone can look forward to for a few months at least.
If you really want to indulge her, get her the 6 Box Gift Plan so she has a good half a year to enjoy special goodies.
Founded and brewed in Melbourne, T2 is a household name in Australia, delivering exquisite artisan tea to everyday families. They are renowned for blending their own teas and creating wonderful new flavours to delight even non-tea drinkers.
The early days of first time motherhood can be daunting and extremely tiring. Give a new mum a boost of delicious energy with T2’s ‘Twenty Little Memories’.
A collection of twenty samples of their bestselling flavours, including Detox, Gorgeous Geisha, New York Breakfast, Green Rose, Sleep Tight, and more.
Gourmet Basket has been serving Australians for 20 years with gift hampers of award-winning produce sourced from local farmers and artisans. Hand packaged in their custom-designed boxes, their luxurious yet affordable gift packs are a joy to behold.
Aptly named ‘The Revival’ Hamper, this gift set is packed in a classy gift box with ribbon, tissue and complimentary gift card. It has been thoughtfully curated to include wellness essentials to rejuvenate a tired new mum:
- Hand Blown Glass SoL coffee cup, 8oz
- Addition Studio Australian Native Bath Soak 55g
- Two Little Tarts, Rose & Pistachio Salted Honeycomb, 75gms
- Balsa wood sola diffuser flower
You can further customise the gift box with additional goodies like a sleep mask, ceramic mug, hand cream, wine and more – all available as add-ons at a 30% discount.
(Above) LVLY new mums gift set packaged in an eco-friendly kraft gift box (below)
LVLY is a 100% Australia owned business specialising in feel good gift packages that are unique and beautifully curated. They work with local florists and drivers to deliver freshly packed gifts Australia wide.
LVLY’s trademarked personalised glass flower jar and kraft gift box are a breath of fresh air in a market saturated with high end, fancy gift hampers that use too much unnecessary packaging.
The Mums + Bubs gift pack contains a flower jar with your choice of posy size, ‘Kindness Makes Us Strong‘ board book by Australian illustrator Sophie Beer, Berry & Beech Leaf hand cream, a koala soft toy, and a ‘LVLY Mumma’ vanilla shortbread cookie.
For a little extra something, you can also add wine, candles, tea etc to your gift box. Alternatively, try building your own gift bundle and delight a mum with your handpicked products!
Use code BLE10 for 10% off your order!
Based in the Gold Coast, ECO Modern Essentials specialises in 100% pure essentials and oil blends to promote overall wellness. They use only high quality ingredients that are ethically produced and certified organic.
The perfect by-your-side relaxation kit for new mums, the Trio Pack comes with a travel diffuser (USB recharge cable included) so we can take a deep breath and relax whenever we need to. The pack includes three different blends: Lavender Essential Oil, Sleep Blend and Calm & Destress Blend.
If the receiver is a big fan of essentials oils, you might want to consider upgrading and getting her the Womens Wellness Kit, which includes five blends and the travel diffuser.
ECO has a large variety of essential oil gift packs, most of which don’t include a diffuser if you’re just looking for essential oils, but all beautifully packaged and worth of gift-giving.
The Outback Aroma Trio, for instance, features Indigenous artwork by an Australian artist and a portion of sales go towards the Ewamian Aboriginal Corporation’s Language Project, supporting the revival and discovery of the Indigenous language.
Founded in Gold Coast by a mum of two girls, TAYDAY skin love products were created for self-care and wellness so mums can feel special and nurtured.
Bright and cheerful, this is the perfect pick-me-up gift for a new mum who needs a bit of self-love. The ‘Skin Love’ pamper package has been thoughtfully designed to include a super chic elastic headband, which is absolutely genius because we can even use it on bad hair days!
In addition, the package also comes with everything needed for a facial pamper session:
1 x Minty Matcha Green Tea Body Scrub (300g), 1 x Super Rich Exfoliating Mask (90g), a face mask applicator brush and a ceramic mixing bowl.
Short Story is a Melbourne-based gift shop specialising in intricate, handcrafted jewellery, wall art and other beautiful keepsakes. Their official and licensed Disney collection includes a range of homewares and gifts that will make any Disney lover swoon.
It’s fairly common for first-time mums to lose their self-confidence and sense of identity postpartum. Remind them of their childhood dreams and that there is a princess in them with Short Story’s Disney Belle Gift Set. It includes gorgeous items like a glass lantern, Mrs Potts earrings and Disney bubble earrings.
They have other Disney princess sets that are changed and updated seasonally with new and beautiful designs. You can also browse collections based on mum’s favourite Disney princess:
- Aladdin – Jasmine
- Beauty & The Beast – Belle
- Cinderella – Ella
- The Little Mermaid – Ariel
- The Sleeping Beauty – Aurora
- Frozen – Elsa
The Baby Gift Company has been a family-owned business since 2008 and specialises in gift boxes for mums and babies. If you like something more personalised, you can create your own gift set.
As its name suggests, the Mother & Baby gift box by The Baby Gift company contains a lovely selection of products that will pamper both mum and baby.
- Natural goats milk hand and body soap
- Organic cotton baby clothes
- Pastel floral toiletry bag
- Twinings ‘Calm’ tea for relaxation
- Feel Well massage rope
The massage rope is an incredibly useful gadget to relieve stress, tension, aches and pains that often accompany motherhood. The generous one-metre length allows you to get to hard-to-reach places like on the back.
If you’re looking for something more affordable, the ‘Just For Mum’ floral gift box is very reasonably priced and includes beautiful pastel coloured gifts.
Based in Sydney, The Hamper Emporium is Australia’s leading hamper gift company, unrivalled in its luxury packaging and product quality. Its founder, Emily McWaters, is passionate about gourmet food and is constantly researching the latest trends and innovations for the business.
For a little bit of everything, the L’Occitane Pamper Hamper delivers everything a mum could dream of – a stunning range of health and beauty products, gourmet chocolates, an assortment of sweets and biscuits, and a chic toiletry bag. It also comes with a blank premium gold card with luxury embossing for you to pen a special message.
100% vegan and organic, Eve’s Skin is a local Australian skincare brand that offers a range of products that are gentle enough even for those with eczema or sensitive skin. Their products are designed to bring out the vibrant glow in you.
Wondered why most gift packs for mums are health and beauty products? It’s because mums are always the first people to sacrifice their own wellbeing to look after others. This means they usually neglect self-care and looking after themselves.
The Box Set of 3 from Eve’s Skin is a thoughtful gift to remind new mums that they deserve the best. The package includes:
- Pink Clay Mask – infused with healing herbs and suitable for all skin types
- Moisturiser – contains coconut oil and cocoa butter, and infused with jacaranda flower to stimulate collagen production
- Exfoliating Herbs – made from flower petals of jasmine, rose, calendula, chamomile, luffa and rice
You can read all the glowing customer reviews (pun intended) of Eve’s Skin on TrustPilot.
Australia’s only palm oil free, vegan & ethical lifestyle box
For a gift that lasts a whole year, why not sign a mum up for Biome’s Lifestyle Box? For the price of $113.50, it includes four boxes delivered seasonally, filled with their best pick of skincare, zero waste, cleaning, plastic-free, and lifestyle products.
Although the contents of the box are always a surprise, the impressive 4.8 stars rating on the subscription box and customer reviews are definitely good signs:
“So much joy in just one box, unbelievable value for money.” Sally C on 19 Oct 2019
“The full size products are great, and make the box well worth it. There’s a good mix of body, cleaning, food and fun products.” Rebecca B on 23 Oct 2019
“I have been getting these boxes for about 18 months and they are consistently amazing. The products are usable and I love being able to try products before purchasing.” Tamara B on 13 Jan 2020
If you prefer a one-off box, instead of a subscription, you can sign up to be notified when their next single box is available.
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