Top Gifts For Indoor Entertainment & Play

Help grow little imaginations with Christmas gifts that inspire creativity. From crafty creations to epic toys, immersive stories and dress-up play, we’ve curated a list of gifts that are perfect for indoor and imaginative fun.


LEGO Creator Viking Ship and the Midgard Serpent (31132)

3 Viking toys in 1 set – Kids will love this LEGO® Creator 3in1 Viking Ship and Midgard Serpent (31132) set, with a Viking Ship, a Viking house and a Fenris wolf toy. The Viking Ship is adorned with 8 shields and includes a ballista stud shooter, a brick-built cow and 2 brick-built ravens, while the roof of the Viking house can be removed

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Critters of Aotearoa

Paper Plus | Critters of Aotearoa

Meet some of our most curious critters – slimy, stinky, creepy, crawly and gross … but also a little bit cute! 50 Bizarre But Lovable Members of Our Wildlife Community,by Nicola Toki and illustrated by Lily Duval.

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The Gnomes Very Berry Christmas

The Gnomes’ Very Berry Christmas by Sarina Dickson
RRP $19.99

Get ready for a berry-licious Christmas with the gnomes as they compete in the annual Christmas Strawb-Galorb. From the author who brought you The Fairies’ Night Before Christmas and the illustrator who won the Margaret Mahy Illustration Prize, comes a Christmas story of teamwork and triumph.

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Qtoys | Geometric Wooden Dominos

These geometric domino set contains 28 domino pieces with various shapes on them – a great educational way for kids to have fun learning shapes and colours. Includes a cotton bag for easy storage.

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essentials crayola kit

Crayola: Essentials Creativity Set

The Crayola Essentials Creativity Set comes with everything your pint-sized Picasso needs to create their next fridge masterpiece, including washable markers, crayons, pencils, poster paints and more.

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The Sporty Looky Book

The Sporty Looky Book by Donovan Bixley
RRP $27.99

Can you find all the silver ferns? What about ‘spot the differences’ on the rugby team’s tour bus? You’ll have a ball of a time diving into the crazy world of The Sporty Looky Book. The Looky Book series continues with this hilarious 24-page puzzle book that puts you right in the middle of all the sporting action. Hours of quality fun for children aged five and up, with loads of extra details added in for adults.

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No Nasties | Nixie | Purple Pretty Play Makeup Box

Nixie is the perfect kids play makeup for the purple lover!  Natural and loads of fun, having their own makeup means they stay out of yours!

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monster mash game

FlexiQ | Monster Mash Game

As Guardians of the Realm, your mission is to get rid of all the monster cards from your hand whilst your rivals try to do the same! Try to spot a correct combination of 3x the same monster, 3x the same monster colour or 3x the same background colour. Be the first to “mash” the flexible monster and banish the monsters to an opponent’s land. Monster Mash is a fun, fast and ‘smashing’ card game for the whole family.
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Tasman activity trolley

Tasman Activity Trolley

The Tasman Activity Trolley is an all-in-one toy offering both a modern walker and an activity centre. The perfect aid as your toddler develops their balance, co-ordination, and motor skills, they’ll have so much fun exploring and playing.

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crochet creations

Craftmaker Crochet Creations

Crochet is a wonderfully versatile, easy to master craft that can be used to create all sorts of interesting projects, home decor pieces and artwork All you need is a crochet hook and some thread or yarn the only limit is your imagination.

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dino colouring pages

Colouring Set | Dinos in Space

Kids can launch into the galaxy – dino style! – and go on an adventure through the stars, planets and asteroids while witnessing a t-rex riding a spaceship in this quirky colouring set – Dinos in Space. This imaginative set includes vibrant, coloured markers and fun sticker sheets that will elevate every artwork and add extra play-value.


Dress-Up Costumes

Let them flex their imagination with a dress up costume. Whether you have a budding superhero, a little mermaid, a whimsical fairy, or a secret ninja, you can find a costume idea that suits their personality.

Henley tent

Henley Teepee – Khaki

Perfect for encouraging independent play with friends, siblings or by themselves, this cubby tent will entertain your child with hours of imaginative fun. With wooden poles and a canvas body, this kid’s teepee comes in a khaki green colour that will add a calming, nature-inspired element to a kid’s bedroom, playroom, or other space in your home.


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