Do you need inspiration for gifts about horses? This Best Gifts For Horse Lovers Australia 2023 gift guide is full of horse lover gift ideas for the horse fans in your life whether they be young or old, family, friends or work colleagues.
Gifts that are most loved by the recipients are those which reflect the passion of the individual receiving the gift. If your gift recipient has a passion for horses then gifting them horse gifts is going to be a winning gift.
All the horse related gifts suggested in this guide are affordable and practical gifts. They are perfect horse themed gifts Australia wide suitable for Christmas, birthdays or any other celebratory occasion.
If you are after an extra special horse related gift, one of the best Christmas gifts for horse lovers would be to choose a selection of gifts they’d love from this guide to make up your own special horse themed gift hamper for them.
- Best Gifts For Horse Lovers Australia 2023 Comparison Chart
- Horse Homewares
- Horse Decor Australia
- Horse Lover Stocking Fillers
- Horse Books Australia
- Gifts For Young Horse Lovers
- Horse Games
- Horse Jigsaw Puzzles Australia
- Horse Craft Kits
- Horse Jewelry
- Horse Rides
Best Gifts For Horse Lovers Australia 2023 Comparison Chart
Browse our best horse gifts Australia suggestions quickly by using this comparison chart.
More detailed information about each of these recommended horse gifts for horse lovers is included further down this article.
To make Christmas (or birthday) shopping easier for you, links are provided to the relevant online website for each featured gift so you can see the current price and buy it immediately if you wish.
Be warned, the best gifts for horse lovers tend to sell out fast, especially just before Christmas.
If your horse lover friend also loves home decor items then gifting them horse print home decor will be an ideal combination.
Horse themed cushions are a great Christmas gift for horse lovers enabling them to display their love for horses in the living room, bedroom or home office. There are many different horse cushion designs to choose from.
Horse Throw Blankets
Horse throw blankets make great presents for horse lovers. A horse throw blanket is a wonderfully practical item for your horse lover to snuggle under to keep warm and cosy when it’s cool. It’s also a stunning decorative item for the home. Horse throws will enhance a room’s ambiance instantly. There is a huge range of majestic horse designs to choose from.
Horse Quilt Covers & Pillowcases
Gifting your horse lover friend or family member a stunning horse themed quilt cover and pillowcase set will lead them on many horse adventures in their dreams. Bedtime can’t come fast enough especially for young horse lovers with this stunning horse bed linen.
Horse Decor Australia
Horse prints are one of the best horse gift ideas for all age groups. Horse art work would be a stunning addition into the home of any horse lover enabling them to display their passion for horses on the walls of their home. There is a wonderful array of magnificent horse canvas and horse framed prints available to choose from.
Horse Lover Stocking Fillers
Other horse lover gifts that would be perfect Christmas stocking fillers include socks for horsewomen, a horse themed drink bottle and soap for horsewomen. These are all great little horse lovers Christmas gift ideas.
Alternatively, instead of using these practical small gifts for horse lovers as stocking fillers you can use them to make a special horse lovers gift basket.
Near Side equestrian socks are comfortable to wear with riding boots. These black or white horse riding socks have a reinforced heel and toe and smooth seam with a padded sole for that ‘walking on clouds’ feeling. This is a wonderful practical stocking filler present for horse lover ladies.
A Ride Proud drink bottle is perfect for horse riders out on the trail or for horse lovers in the office. This double vacuum thermos, made from high grade, stainless steel will keep your gift recipient’s drink cold all day no matter where they are. You can choose the screw top lid or add a flip top lid to this bottle.
Soap For Horsewomen
Riding and caring for horses your hands do get dirty. This Ride Proud hand soap for horsewomen contains pumice to exfoliate and clean away dirt, grime and oil, as well as antibacterial and rejuvenating calendula petals.
It is handmade in Australia and has a beautiful scent of the Australian bush, making it a perfect unique Aussie gift to send overseas to horse loving family and friends.
Horse Books Australia
Horse Books For Kids
There are many amazing horse books for kids available on the market.
Our favourite horse books for kids include:
DK Witness: Horse
An informative book about horses with loads of horse illustrations telling you everything you have ever wanted to know about horses such as: Why do horses flatten back their ears? and How were horses used in wartime?
Recommended for ages 9-12 years.
Horse Crazy! the Complete Adventures of Bonnie and Sam by Alison Lester
This book is all about friendships, horses and adventure in an Australian country town.
Recommended for ages 7-9 years.
For Horse Crazy Girls Only Everything You Want To Know About horses by Christina Wilsdon
This comprehensive book about horses is perfect for horse crazy girls, the ones with horse posters on their wall and horse models on their book shelves.
This book will educate your horse crazy girl about everything to do with horses, the different breeds of horses, how a horse’s body works and the quirky things about horses that make them the best animal ever!
Also included are ideas for horse themed parties and suggestions of the best horse movies to watch with your friends and lot more. Horse crazy girls will absolutely love this gift!
Recommended for ages 8-11 years.
Non Fiction Horse Books Suitable For Adults
If you are looking for a beautiful and unique yet still practical gift for a horse lover, the A5 Ride Proud Pioneer Leather Journal might be exactly what you are looking for. In our opinion it is one of the best horse lovers Christmas gift ideas. Handmade from premium quality full thickness genuine leather, it is filled with handmade recycled lined cotton paper, meaning it’s not made from wood pulp. It also comes with its own dust bag.
This leather horse journal is perfect for tracking goals and dreams, or journaling rides and training. The leather and high quality pages feel so special and luxe.
Gifts For Young Horse Lovers
Horse Soft Toys
Horse soft toys are so velvety and adorable. Horse toys will quickly become your young horse lovers’ best friend to cuddle and accompany them everywhere.
Young horse lovers may not own a real horse but they can have the pleasure of receiving the gift of their own horse toys to play with whenever they want.
One of the most desirable gifts for any young horse lover, apart from a real horse, is a toy rocking horse. Your young horse lover will always enjoy going on rocking horse rides.
Horse lovers will enjoy building their own majestic horse model with this Ugears Mechanical Horse Model Kit.
Suitable for ages 14 years+ this model requires no glue or tools to put together. Made from natural sustainably sourced plywood, you simply pop out the 410 precisely laser cut pieces and fit them together.
Once assembled you can wind the horse up and watch him move. This model has been so impressively designed to mimic the true movements of a horse. Horse lovers will want to leave this model out on display for all to see. It’s a great conversation starter.
Horse Jigsaw Puzzles Australia
Horse Puzzles For Children and Adults
Over the past few years there has been a resurgence in jigsaw puzzles. Horse loving children and adults will enjoy constructing horse jigsaw puzzles. Jigsaw puzzles are not only fun but also a great form of meditation almost and stress relief. There are horse jigsaw puzzles suitable for all ages from young children to adults.
Horse Craft Kits
Great creative horse gifts for girls include horse craft kits. Kids love doing craft and when it’s related to their favourite animal they’ll love it even more.
Another much loved category of horse presents for girl Australia horse lovers is horse jewelry, including horse necklaces, horse bracelets and horse earrings.
Horse shoe jewelry is also very popular with horse lovers and are great horse gifts for adults as well as children.
The ultimate gift for any horse lover would surely be a horse ride. Book your horse lover friend or family member a horse experience they will remember and talk about for ages.
HERE are a couple of horse rides available in various parts of Australia and their prices. Check the local area near your horse lover for suitable horse ride experiences to gift them if the linked ones are not in their neighbourhood.
I hope this horse lover gift ideas buying guide has helped provide you with some horse themed Christmas gift giving inspiration and made your gift buying easier this year.
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Ingrid is a lover of all things Christmas who has been helping make Christmas time easier and less stressful for her family and friends all her life with Christmas tips, Christmas gift suggestions, Christmas recipe inspiration and Christmas event planning.
Ingrid now shares all this Christmas information here on her Christmas Time Made Easy website. She also shares information about the best Christmas events and activities happening in her home town of Sydney, Australia.