Best Kids Advent Calendars Australia 2021 Buying Guide

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The best kids advent calendars Australia wide, or the best toy advent calendars as they are also known, are such a fun way to countdown to Christmas Day.

Advent calendars have changed a lot since they were first created in the 19th century. Even in the past 5 years they have evolved from mainly being chocolate filled to now being filled with so many different themed toys.

To help you choose the best advent calendar for your child we have compiled this Best Kids Advent Calendars Australia 2021 Buying Guide.

Choose the toy advent calendar best suited to your child’s interests and then listen to their squeals of excitement as they open up a little window each day to reveal a hidden treasure.

Do note that adults don’t need to miss out on advent calendar fun either. Alcohol advent calendars, beauty advent calendars and food advent calendars are also now available 😉

Best Kids Advent Calendars

Best Kids Advent Calendars Australia 2021 Comparison Chart

ADVENT CALENDARIMAGECONTENTSPRICE
LEGO
Harry Potter
Advent Calendar
24 Harry Potter LEGO mini build toys
including 6 mini figures plus buildable
models such as a miniature Beauxbaton’s carriage.

Suitable for ages 7+.
See Price HERE
Gruffalo & Friends
Advent Calendar
Book Collection
24 mini activity, song & rhyme books based on the best selling Gruffalo books.
See Price
HERE
Frozen Story Book
Advent Calendar
24 Frozen story books.See Price HERE
Star Wars:
The Galactic
Advent Calendar
Filled with more than 30 surprises spread over 25 days including booklets, trinkets & more.See Price HERE
Schleich
Horse Club
Advent Calendar
24 beautifully crafted horse related
individual figurines including a horse,
foal, vet, horse blanket and more.

Suitable for ages 5-12 years
See Price HERE
Playmobil
Advent Calendar –
Construction Site Fire
Rescue With Pullback Motor
76 pieces of Playmobil including a
pullback motor fire rescue vehicle,
backdrop, two fire fighter figures,
road signs, oil spills, tools and plenty more.

Suitable for ages 4+.
See Price HERE
PLAY DOH
Advent Calendar
24 surprises including stampers,
moulds & more, 5 pots of play doh
including 2 sparkle pots of play doh
& a playmat.

Suitable for ages 3+.
See Price HERE

Best LEGO Advent Calendars Australia

LEGO Harry Potter Advent Calendar

LEGO Harry Potter Advent Calendar

Harry Potter fans will love this LEGO Harry Potter Advent Calendar containing 24 buildable LEGO Harry Potter toys.

This LEGO advent calendar includes Harry Potter, Hermione Granger and Ron Weasley mini figures as well as 3 other mini figures, and numerous familiar objects from the Harry Potter series.

By Christmas Day you will have enough Harry Potter LEGO items to create a magical Yule Ball and countless Hogwarts adventures.

This advent calendar is suitable for ages 7+.

There are so many different varieties of LEGO advent calendars available currently, to help you choose the best one for your child we have written another guide specifically about LEGO Advent Calendars.

Best Book Advent Calendars

If your child loves reading and listening to stories then a book advent calendar will be the perfect festive treat for ensuring your child has a bit of quiet time every day reading a fun new story in the lead up to Christmas. It could also be a perfect bedtime routine during the lead up to Christmas.

The Gruffalo and Friends Advent Calendar Book Collection

Gruffalo Advent Calendar

This Gruffalo advent calendar contains 24 mini activity, song and rhyme books to countdown to Christmas based on the best selling Gruffalo book by Julia Donaldson.

It’s such a great way to countdown to Christmas in December and also to encourage some quiet creative time. Activities include colouring in, drawing, reading, song and more.

Frozen Story Book Advent Calendar

Frozen Advent Calendar

Frozen fans will be delighted with this Frozen Storybook Advent Calendar containing 24 mini Frozen story books, one for each day of December in the countdown to Christmas.

Star Wars Advent Calendar

Star Wars Advent Calendar

Star Wars fans will absolutely love this Star Wars: The Galactic Advent Calendar.

It contains over 30 surprises spread over 25 days including booklets, greeting cards, paper ornaments, buttons and more.

DIY Book Advent Calendar

Alternatively, you could also make your own DIY Book Advent Calendar by wrapping up 7, 14 or 24 of the best Christmas books for kids and placing them under the Christmas tree for your child to select one from the pile each day in the lead up to Christmas to read each night as a family.

Christmas Book Advent Calendars are a beautiful Christmas family tradition to begin for your children that will create many incredible Christmas memories for life.

Best Toddler Advent Calendars

Play Doh Advent Calendar

Play Doh Advent Calendar

The Play Doh Advent Calendar will provide your child with hours and hours of creative fun in the lead up to Christmas.

It contains 5 pots of Play Doh including 2 sparkle pots and a playmat. Then each day for the 24 day lead up to Christmas Day there is a new stamper or mould to discover hidden behind a little door enabling more play doh creations to be made.

This advent calendar is suitable for ages 3+.

Advent Calendars For Girls

Schleich Horse Club Advent Calendar

Schleich Horse Club Advent Calendar For Girls

The Horse Club Advent Calendar from Schleich is absolutely perfect for horse loving children who will delight in opening a little window each day to reveal 24 beautifully crafted Schleich figurines enabling them to build a wonderful horse scene.

In the Schleich Horse Club advent calendar, the vet uses her stethoscope to examine the Trakehner mare and foal before the big horse show Christmas celebration. The little cat family, the rabbit and the squirrel nibble on delicious apples, carrots and lettuce from the basket and bowl. They look curiously on as the horses are groomed with the hoof pick and massage brush. Thanks to the colourful horse blanket and the pretty head collar, they are ready for the big event.

This advent calendar is suitable for ages 5-12.

Advent Calendars for Boys

Playmobil Advent Calendar – Construction Site Fire Rescue With Pullback Motor

Playmobil Advent Calendar – Construction Site Fire Rescue With Pullback Motor

This Playmobil advent calendar is jam packed full with 76 Playmobil pieces enabling the lucky recipient to build and the play with an amazing construction fire rescue site.

The hero item of this children’s toy advent calendar is the super fun pullback motor fire rescue vehicle. Other items include a backdrop, two fire fighter figures, road signs, oil spills, tools and plenty more.

Suitable for ages 4+.

Why should kids have all the advent calendar fun? For more Australian advent calendar inspiration, for advent calendars suitable for adults, check out our other advent calendar buying guides including our:

If you are interested in starting additional memorable family Christmas traditions this year you will also want to read our Christmas Eve Box Ideas article.

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