10 Best Gift Ideas Under $100

November 8, 2021 – 4 min read

Finding a quirky gift or one that is going to be very useful doesn’t have to cost hundreds. From massagers to coffee machines, to smartwatches and TV technology,you can find something to suit your budget, and that your family and friends will love. We’ve hand-picked 10 awesome gift ideas for under $100 that even the fussiest of recipients would love to receive!

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1. Kitchen Gadgets

We’re salivating just by looking at the Morphy Richards MICO Toastie II because you get delicious toasties made in the microwave! Whaaat?! It has metal plates so it’s exactly like a conventional toastie maker but it’s compact, so it can even be taken to work for a quick breakfast, lunch or cheeky 3.30pm snack. You know what else is great about it? It’s hygienic. Yes, please!

And who wouldn’t love a Nutribullet?! The Nutribullet Mega Pack 900 Watts features everything you need for fast smoothies at home – or on the go. It can even grind coffee beans and create chunky dips like salsa.

2. Smart Watch

It’s true! The Altius Fitness Smart Watch has everything they could wish for without the hefty price tag. Touch screen? Tick. Step tracker? Tick. Distance tracker? Tick. Calories burnt? Tick. Sleep tracker? Tick. Water resistant? Tick. Text message, WhatsApp, Instagram etc notifications? Tick. It comes in black and white. Perfect.

3. Google Chromecast

Streaming from a phone, laptop, Mac, iPad or tablet straight to the TV via a Wi-Fi network is easy with Google Chromecast . Your giftee can use it to catch-up on TV with free-to-air to streaming, watch subscription streaming services like Netflix and Binge, and even enjoy live sport on the internet, just by plugging in the Google Chromecast to the TV (via the HDMI port), and clicking play on the device.

4. Home Massage

Anyone for a Massage Cushion? Yep, you’re reading that right. All the benefits of a massage chair but for under $100. You legit can’t go wrong. Sit on the Homedics Dual Shiatsu Pro Massage Cushion and it will give you a deep massage you can control via three massage zones and varying speeds. You can even pin-point any sore spots to massage that specific area. Genius.

Or if one of those fancy massage guns is on the gift list then check out the Homedics Physio Massage Gun. With one button control, a choice of intensity levels and one hour run time this is the perfect gift for any gym-junkie.

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5. Coffee Machine

Know someone who loves coffee but doesn’t have a coffee machine at home? Check out the Starbucks by Nescafe Dolce Gusto GenioS for a perfectly made espresso and flat white every morning (and afternoon). It comes with three coffee boxes and a tumbler so they’ll be getting their caffeine hit in no time.

If you can go slightly over budget, the Nespresso range starts from $129 with the Nespresso Essenza Mini Solo Capsule Machine. It’s definitely worth checking out.

6. Weber Accessories

Who doesn’t love a barbecue?! For those who especially love their Weber, there are plenty of Weber accessories to choose from that are priced under $100! From barbecue covers to pizza stones, to roasting racks, grill pans, smokers and tool sets, you can grab a few items to complete the ultimate barbecue experience. Check out the range here.

“We’ve hand-picked 10 awesome gift ideas for under $100 that even the fussiest of recipients would love to receive!”

7. PS5 and XBox Gaming Cards

Gaming is a serious business and for those who love playing PS5 and/or XBox online, there is nothing better than receiving a gaming card so you can save your own cash! Cards can also be used to purchase and download new games in the online PlayStation and XBox stores. Gamers will absolutely LOVE you for it. Check out the options here.

8. Hair Curler

The Remington 3 in 1 Curler will make achieving beach waves and soft curls easy, and many will think you’ve just stepped out of the hairdresser. Variable heat settings and three interchangeable barrels for three different styles will give you the freedom to achieve the look you want without heading into the salon.

9. Wireless Headphones

Wireless headphones are very popular but there’s no need to spend hundreds. The JBL T1 20True Wireless Earbuds are connected via Bluetooth, meaning there are no wires during wear, so they’ll quickly become your best friend at the gym (drown out the bad music and gym junkie sounds), when out for a run or walk, or even when you need to concentrate in the office. The pure bass sound will also do your fave tunes justice.

10. Benchtop Oven

This is out of the box and the foodies in your life who are ALWAYS using their oven will thank you for the extra space the Sunbeam Mini Bake and Grill Compact Oven provides! It has an 18-litre capacity, warm, grill, bake, roast and reheat options, and can even make pizza!

The Good Guys knows good gifts, so visit us in-store or online for a huge range of great gift ideas under $100. You’re sure to find something for everyone!

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