Best Kids Advent Calendars Australia 2021 Buying Guide

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The best kids advent calendars 2021 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 first thing each day while still dressed in their pyjamas 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

Browse through our listed 2021 kids advent calendar comparison table to find the best kids advent calendar 2021 Australia wide that appeals to you the most. Then read more detailed information about each of these top kids advent calendars below.

For your convenience you can click on any of the links to take you to the relevant online website for that kids advent calendar so you can see the current price and buy it if you want.

ADVENT CALENDARIMAGECONTENTSPRICE
Harry Potter
Advent Calendar
25 days of Wizarding World
surprises, collectibles,
mini books & keepsakes.

See Price
HERE
PAW Patrol
Advent Calendar
24 Exclusive PAW Patrol gifts.See Price
HERE
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
Marvel
Advent Calendar
Book Collection
24 Marvel story books.

Hardcover.
See Price HERE
Disney Storybook Advent Calendar24 Disney story books.

Hardcover.
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
Disney Minnie
Hair Accessories
Advent Calendar
24 pretty hair accessories including hair clips, hair bows, hair elastics, a mirror, comb & 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
Roblox
Advent Calendar
24 doors to open containing
holiday-themed Roblox
characters and accessories.

Each package comes with
a redeemable code to
unlock an exclusive virtual
item on Roblox.

Suitable for ages 6+.
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 Harry Potter Advent Calendar 2021

Harry Potter: Holiday Magic: The Official Advent Calendar

Harry Potter Advent Calendar

Fans of Harry Potter will love celebrating the countdown to Christmas with this magical, fun and unique Harry Potter advent calendar.

This Harry Potter advent calendar 2021 features 25 days of Wizarding World surprises, collectibles and keepsakes including mini books, Harry Potter inspired recipe cards and more.

Best Children’s Advent Calendar 2021

PAW Patrol Advent Calendar

PAW Patrol Advent Calendar

PAW Patrol is one of the most popular shows for young children making this PAW Patrol advent calendar an advent calendar 2021 kids will absolutely love!

This PAW Patrol advent calendar is filled with 24 different holiday-themed PAW Patrol gifts to surprise your child with every day in the lead up to Christmas.

Kids will discover their favourite pups dressed up for winter fun, a snowboarding Ryder, Skye’s helicopter and lots more. As kids open up more doors they will have more toys to create an Adventure Bay winter scene with and send their pups on exciting missions.

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+.

Other LEGO Advent Calendars

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 a 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.

This is a 2021 advent calendar kids will absolutely love!

Marvel Advent Calendar Story Books

Marvel Advent Calendar

Is your child a fan of Marvel Super Heroes? If so, then this is the perfect story book advent calendar for them.

They will love counting down the 24 days to Christmas with 24 action packed, epic stories.

Disney Story Book Advent Calendar

Disney Book Advent Calendar

Enjoy 24 magical tales with all the Disney favourites in the lead up to Christmas. This Disney advent calendar is sure to be popular with kids and parents.

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 Calendar Australia

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 Play-Doh advent calendar is the best toddler advent calendar 2021 and is suitable for older kids who love Play Doh too.

This advent calendar is suitable for ages 3+.

Advent Calendars For Girls

Disney Minnie Hair Accessories Advent Calendar

Disney Minnie Hair Accessories Advent Calendar

The Disney Minnie Hair Advent Calendar is so cute! Little girls who love pink and pretty hair accessories will absolutely love this advent calendar. It’s also helpful for parents as the girls will be wanting to get organised and get their hair done each morning thanks to these accessories.

This advent calendar features 24 cute yet practical hair accessories, including hair clips, pretty elasticised hair bows, other decorated hair elastics, a mirror, comb and more.

It is suitable for ages 6 years+ and is one of the best advent calendars for girls and also one of the most affordable advent calendars available this year.

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.

This is the best boy advent calendar 2021 although I know a lot of girls who would love it too.

Suitable for ages 4+.

Roblox Advent Calendar 2021

Roblox Advent Calendar 2021

The Roblox 2021 Advent Calendar has 24 doors to open to reveal holiday themed Roblox characters and accessories.

Each package also comes with a redeemable code to unlock an exclusive virtual item on Roblox.

This Roblox Advent Calendar Australia is suitable for ages 6 years+.

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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By Ingrid Norris

Ingrid loves everything to do with Christmas including Christmas treats, advent calendars and even shopping for Christmas gifts.

She loves sharing all her best Christmas inspiration and gift buying tips here to help make Christmas as easy, stress-free and enjoyable as possible for you.

Ingrid also loves sharing about Christmas events in Sydney, her home town.

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