This subscription is the perfect way to spoil the gin lover in your life! Gin Lane are the gin aficionados of Australia, they’ll introduce you, or your gin-loving loved one to a bevy of small distillers, newbies on the scene and straight up incredible gins over the course of a subscription.
The best bit? You just sit back and wait for the gin to arrive! Gin Lane deliver hand picked craft gins directly to your door.
If you’re purchasing a Gin Lane subscription as a gift select between 1, 3, 6 and 12 (you generous devil, you!) options on their gift guide page.
Tamburlaine Organic Wine
Ever since this organic, Hunter Valley wine turned their entire production vegan they’ve been one of our favourite wines! Purchase any wine from 2017 and beyond from their range to be guaranteed a delicious drop free from egg or fish-based fining processes.
Their bottles are perfect to pop into a bag for the wine lover in your life.
Treat Dreams is at the top of our Christmas wish list every year, and this year is no different! Not only do they have their amazing regular retail range of Dream Bears, Dream Bars and Dream Eggs, which are all perfect stocking fillers, but this year they’ve also got an incredible selection of Christmas specials including peppermint chocolate bark, a 12 Days of Christmas advent box with mint cream, orange cream and salted caramel fillings, and their classic fruit mince pies. Order online for pickup from their Sydney location, or from select retailers!
Slip Slop Slap
Little Vegan Makeup Shop
We love Little Vegan Makeup Shop’s amazing range of sparkles, fun brights, amazing quality lipsticks, indie makeup designers and cutting edge makeup trends. But this year the gift guide is going for something everyone will love - Sun Bear Sunscreen. This suncream donates a portion of profits to an incredible animal cause, their formula is reef-safe and vegan, and comes in a big tube to get you through a long Australian summer.
Your ocean loving buds will love this one!
Nina's IGA is the perfect place to stock up on a load of non-perishable vegan items to make a rocking Christmas hamper for someone special this year! They label everything vegan with handy green labels, so you can find divine treats like these jokers bars to fill your basket with!
Camp Cove Swim
Support home-grown talent with a newly released towel from Newcastle swim designer Camp Cove Swim. Camp Cove has been turning out unique designs which are loaded with nostalgia for the 60s and 70s for years, and the new range of towels has that sun-kissed 70s haze of all those summer photos in your parents’ photo albums.
Picking up one of their massive beach towels for someone cute will guarantee you a spot to share on the most stylish terry on the beach!
Grow Your Own Gift
Yard Sale Co
Swing into Islington Institution Yard Sale Trading Co to check out their incredible range of environmentally friendly, sustainable and ethical brands from homewares and clothes to camping gear, books and foodie favourites.
Our pick this year is an awesome Life Cykel mushroom box. Prove you’re a fun-gi and give a gift that offers a little spore than your average prezzie. Your fungus loving friends can grow their own Sunday brunch with this super simple DIY gift!
Something for the Foodie
Smith & Daughter’s latest book offering is going to be on the Santa list of all your favourite foodies this Christmas, the Smith & Deli cookbook shows you how to create all their classic deli treats and sweets, the vegan way. Hopefully your giftee will whip you up something sweet to thank you for this great gift.
Support your local bookshop & pick up a copy at Maclean’s Books on Beaumont Street in Hamilton.
The gift of giving isn't lost on local charities who do it tough over the Christmas period. We suggest that while you're supporting local businesses you also make the holidays extra special by seeking out some of these fantastic organisations and making a donation.
Hunter Animal Rescue
Dog Rescue Newcastle
Cat Rescue Newcastle
Bird Rescue Newcastle
Hunter Valley Brumby Association
Where Pigs Fly Sanctuary
Animal Liberation Newcastle
Nine Lives Four Paws Rescue
Hunter Animal Watch