Gifts for coworkers

Gift Ideas for Co-workers & Work Colleagues

Information verified correct on December 11th, 2016

If you need a gift for your boss, the receptionist, or your desk-mate, finder.com.au has found the best gifts ideas for all of your co-workers.

Whether you want to get the boss a present for his birthday or your office is running a Secret Santa gift exchange, at some point you may need to buy presents for your co-workers. Because you know each other primarily in a work environment it's difficult to think of something personal and thoughtful to get a co-worker. The team at finder.com.au has put together a guide for buying presents for anyone that you work with. We've also sourced some discounts and promo codes so you don't break the bank trying when you're buying gifts.


Top gifts for co-workers for December 2016

Digital Prints
Etsy
Baileys Irish Cream 1L
Dan Murphy's
Kyoto
Glasshouse
Kah Blanco Tequila 50mL
Dan Murphy's
My Travel Scratch Map
Yellow Octopus
Colorful Hand Cream Trio
L'Occitane
Corona Extra Beer 355mL
Dan Murphy's
Ultraceuticals Ultra Uv Protective Daily Moisturi...
David Jones
Customised Mug
Vistaprint
Novelty Mugs
Boohoo
Strawberry Beauty Bag
The Body Shop
Millie Marottas Animal Kingdom: Colour Me, Draw Me
Angus & Robertson
BeHive
The Dairy
Wine Time
Bockers & Pony
Choc-o-lot
Bockers & Pony
Monogrammed Canvas Tote Bag, personalized
Etsy
Palm Beach Collection Coconut And Lime Candle - N...
Surfstitch
Mayde Brighton Beach Blanket - Navy Denim
Surfstitch

Top gifts for the boss

Choosing an appropriate gift for your boss is not easy. You have to consider what type of boss they are, what other co-workers are going to be getting them, what they would appreciate, what they want, what they need, etc. Here are some great gift ideas for every kind of boss.

Jameson Irish Whiskey 700mL
Dan Murphy's
Glasshouse Fragrances Triple Scented Candle Borde...
David Jones
Monogrammed Business Card Holder
Etsy
Cake Boss 12 Cup Molded Cookie Pan Heart
David Jones
Wooden Desk Organiser
Etsy
Grapefruit and Lime Natural Lip Balm, Vegan lip s...
Etsy

Top gifts for the fun co-worker

This co-worker is the person always telling jokes, the 'office prankster', or just someone with a great sense of humour who would appreciate a gag gift.

Knitted Pom Pom Beanie
THE ICONIC
Self Watering Animal Planter
Yellow Octopus
Retro Diner Chocolate Fountain
The Hut

Top online retailers to shop for co-worker gifts

Dan Murphy's
Dan Murphy's
David Jones
David Jones
Bockers & Pony
Bockers & Pony
The Body Shop
The Body Shop
Etsy
Etsy
Tastebuds
Tastebuds

How to choose the best gifts for co-workers

Are you struggling with gift ideas for your co-worker? Are you worried your gift won't be appreciated, or even liked? finder.com.au has got you covered - here is a quick guide on how to choose the best gifts for your co-workers.

  • Position. Consider the position your co-worker holds in the company when choosing gifts. If they are your boss, it might pay to take the time to find out exactly what they would like. If they are in IT, then something tech-inspired might be appropriate.
  • Personality. The personality of the person you're buying for should always come into consideration when buying gifts. There is no point buying an experience gift for someone who is quiet, or a gag gift for someone who is notoriously serious. Always think about who you are buying the gift for.
  • Age. Someone's age is also a good thing to think about when choosing gifts. A younger person might like something more fun, or even something useful and practical. If they are older, they might enjoy a nice bottle of wine or homewares.

Top 5 deals today

Photo gifts from $9

Shop for photo gifts from $9 at Vistaprint. Including personalised mugs, t-shirts and more.

FREE Christmas stocking when you spend over $30

Simply use the code to get a free Christmas stocking when you spend over $30 at Vistaprint.

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Up to 50% off

Boohoo is offering deals all weekend, up to 50% off sitewide.

Here's Proof offers $8.60 in any six

Save big with Here's Proof offers from $8.60 in any six at Dan Murphy's. Includes Toi Toi Marlborough Sauvignon Blanc NZ, Evans & Tate Classic Margaret River Pink Moscato and more.

$25 cash back with select Office products

Get $25 cash back when you buy select Office products at Microsoft. Includes Office 365 Home 1yr subscription, Office 2016 Home and Student, Office 2016 Home and Student for Mac. Conditions apply.

40% off exclusives

THE ICONIC is offering a huge 40% off exclusives. Ends 12.12.16, limited by stock levels.

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10% off + FREE delivery on orders over $150: New customers only

Simply use the code to get 10% off with free delivery on your first online order over $150 at Woolworths.com.au. Valid for new customers only. Excludes any other promos, Delivery Saver, flowers and tobacco items. T&Cs apply.

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$30 off when you spend $100

Missguided are offering $30 off when you spend $100. offer ends Tuesday. Exclusive offer.

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10% off Surface Book + FREE Tumi Case Surface Dock: 12 Days of Deals

Get 10% off Surface Book plus a free Tumi Case Surface Dock at Microsoft Store. Excluding Surface Book with Performance Base.

Up to 50% off customer favourite toys and lingerie

Get up to 50% off customer favourite toys and lingerie at Lovehoney. valid for a limited time only.

20% off wine and spirits

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$35 sexy lingerie + FREE wand vibrator $54.95 value

Get sexy lingerie for just $35 and get a free wand vibrator $54.95 value at Lovehoney.

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25% off all orders

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Unbeatable big brand under $89 case (6)

Save big on wines at Dan Murphy's. Including Pepperjack Varieties, Blass Reserve Shiraz or Cabernet Sauvignon and Penfolds Max's Varieties or Penfolds Bin 2 Shiraz Mataro and more.

Unbeatable offer from $9.40 (case 6)

Save big on great wines at Dan Murphy's. Including Villa Maria Private Bin Sauvignon Blanc $9.40 (case 6), Chivas Regal 12yo Scotch Whisky 700ml $39 each, Chandon Brut $16.95 (case 6) and more.


Stephanie Yip

Stephanie is a journalist, avid traveller and all-round bargain hunter. If there's an online coupon code, deal or cheap flight available, she'll know about it. And she'll let you know about it, too.

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