Whether it’s slipped your mind completely or you’ve been quietly assembling gift ideas for months, the countdown to Father’s Day 2023 is well and truly on (September 3, for those playing at home). If your dad, or dad figure, is the “I just want quality family time” type, lucky you. For the fathers whose love language is gifts, Father’s Day can be an inadvertently stressful occasion.
Here, T Australia’s editors and contributors share the gifts they’re eyeing off for their own dads. From the best in wellness, tech, fashion and wine, this edit is guaranteed to rescue you from the perils of the novelty gift section.
Join us this year in honouring fathers in all their remarkable dimensions, for their unwavering presence, their indelible impact, and the ever-echoing lessons they impart. This Father’s Day, guided by T Australia, venture beyond the ordinary with a selection that pays homage to the extraordinary fathers who shape our lives.
Original Fragrances and Indulgent Skincare for the Dad Who Has Enough Socks
When it comes to wellness, some fathers just need a nudge. We’re longtime advocates for gifting beauty essentials on Father’s Day. From the best new scents to aptly indulgent moisturisers, give dad the ultimate in personal indulgence this year.
The Best Local Wines and Flavourful Whiskies for the Dad Who Appreciates a Good Drop
For a gift that’s sure to raise spirits (literally), restock Dad’s bar with an array of wines and whiskies. Whether your dad is a connoisseur, a budding enthusiast, or simply enjoys the occasional sip of something special, buying a special bottle as a Father’s Day gift is a fail-safe choice.
Desktop Tech for the Dad Who Loves Gadgets
If your father is the kind that goes ga-ga for gadgets, indulge his tech side and look to these new releases from Sonos and Bellroy.
Fashion Favourites for the Dad Who Needs a Spring Wardrobe Refresh
Start Dad’s new season right with the best in fashion, jewellery and timepieces. From Venroy’s printed silk camp collar shirts to Cartier accessories and watches from Zenith, any of these are sure to get you in the good books.