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9 unforgettable first Father’s Day gifts to really impress new dads

From photo blocks to a personalised star chart, he'll cherish these gifts forever.
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Embarking on the rollercoaster ride of fatherhood is a journey filled with moments of joy, wonder, and sometimes, a touch of uncertainty.

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With Father’s Day just around the corner, it’s the prime time to acknowledge all the new dads and father figures out there. Finding the perfect gift that encapsulates their newfound role and celebrates the remarkable bond they share with their little ones can be both meaningful and rewarding.

Below, we’ve curated a selection of the best Father’s Day gifts tailored for new dads – a lineup that not only acknowledges what a great job they’re doing, but also sets them up for the wild (yet extremely rewarding) journey ahead.

First Fathers Day Gifts
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9 best first Father’s Day gifts for new dads

Here are our top picks…

Why I'm Daddy's Girl Father's Day Book

FromLucy personalised ‘Why I’m Daddy’s Girl/Boy’ first Father’s Day book, $49.95, hardtofind

This lovely, custom book honours the special bond between a baby and one of their earliest loves: their dad. Told from the baby’s perspective, the book captures all the ways the baby sees their dad caring for them – keeping them cosy, bringing joy, offering protection, sharing wisdom and teaching life’s lessons.

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Gamer Shirt For Father Son & Daughter

Tstars gamer shirts for father and son/daughter, from $202.99, Amazon

If Dad’s a gamer, he’ll love these adorable matching tee-shirts. Crafted from 100 per cent cotton, they’re true to size and built to last.

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Personalised Hammer

Max & Me Designs personalised hammer, $59, hardtofind

Do you have a dad or other fatherly figure who’s great at DIY? Then this personalised hammer is sure to hit the spot. Laser engraved with the text “If Dad can’t fix it no one can!” this sentimental and practical keepsake will be a treasured gift for years to come.

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Personalised Father's Day Gift Set

AussieOrganics personalised Father’s Day gift set, from $37.95, Etsy

This men’s self-care gift box is the perfect way to show your love and appreciation. The products are personalised, organic and crafted with only the finest natural ingredients for beloved dads.

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First Father's Day Photo Frame

WaaHome daddy and me first Father’s Day picture frame, $16.99, Amazon

Celebrate the joy of fatherhood with a heartwarming gesture that lasts a lifetime. This thoughtful gift captures the joy of Father’s Day, preserving great memories forever.

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Bright Star Kids Father's Day Onesie

Father’s Day baby onesie, $29.95, Bright Star Kids

Surprise Dad on his first Father’s Day with this adorable baby onesie. You can personalise the front, adding your kid’s name or a short and sweet message. There are also tonnes of designs and colours to choose from.

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Lottie And Liv Personalised New Dad Mug

Lottie & Liv personalised new dad mug, $44.99, hardtofind

This ceramic mug is a perfect blend of cheekiness and charm for new dads. Guaranteed to put a grin on his face with every sip of morning coffee, it is the ultimate mood lifter and gift choice rolled into one.

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Star Map Poster

Bigicraft customisable star map poster, $164, Amazon

Why not opt for a touching keepsake that beautifully captures what the stars looked like the day he became a father? Simply pick the date, the names you want displayed and the quote to go along with it, and Amazon will take care of the rest.

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Personalised Father's Day Photo Block

MijMoj Design personalised my daddy my hero photo block and prints, $62, hardtofind

This contemporary solid oak photo holder comes paired with two cherished photos of your choice. Ideal for capturing and displaying precious memories, the combination blends craftsmanship and sentimentality for a truly special gift.

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When is Father’s Day in 2023?

This year, Father’s Day falls on Sunday, September 3. So there’s never been a better time to get your gift sorted!


Looking to save money on Father’s day gift? Check out our coupon codes for Country RoadThe Iconic and more.


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