Kova Lifestyle is a gifts hub in the centre of bustling Fortitude Valley with a huge range. There’s all the basics, like gift cards and party decorations, but then more special-feeling gift ideas for different needs. There’s Mud Australia handmade porcelain tableware (made in Marrickville, Sydney), candles and scents from brands like Voluspa, Esteban Paris and Roam, and Australian-made jewellery by Kerry Rocks. Their ‘man cave’ sections features gadgets and grooming products for men of all ages, and speaking of which, they also have an expansive kids’ section. There’s also a smattering of fashion, meaning you’re pretty much covered in any last minute gift situation.
Birthdays in Brisbane bring hilarious gift cards, stimulating games, unique homewares and happy recipients. The plethora of great gift shops makes finding the perfect item simple, and what’s even handier about these local favourites is that they have no minimum spend on card purchases.