Father's Day gadget gift ideas for Dad

Rather than giving him another boring pair of socks, why not surprise Dad with the latest tech this Father’s Day? At Bunnings, we have a huge range of innovative gift ideas that are sure to make his D.I.Y. life easier.

A new way to water

With the latest electronic tap timers, Dad can control his garden sprinkler system from anywhere. Whether he chooses a set-and-forget option to water the garden while he’s on holidays, or takes a more hands-on approach, he can have complete control with our innovative range of watering systems.

Create a smart home

Our range of new and innovative home automation products makes it easy for Dad to create a smart home. If he’s someone who likes having the latest gadgets, he’ll love the wide range of smart products we have at Bunnings, from smart lighting systems to video doorbells, door locks, home security systems, irrigation controllers and more.

DJ Dad

If your dad likes to be tuned in while he’s out on site or tinkering in the shed, why not check out our range of worksite radios. They’re portable, hardwearing and can even be connected to your own device via Bluetooth or USB port. If your dad truly dances to his own tune, a worksite radio is a great gift this Father’s Day.

Give Dad the latest accessories

These days, we use our barbecues for more than cooking a few snags and a couple of steaks. With so many great BBQ accessories on the market, your dad’s BBQ can become a pizza oven, rotisserie or smoker. There are just so many possibilities available and the best things is, you get to enjoy the results!

Let your Dad loose in Bunnings

If you still can’t decide, don’t forget you can always give him a personalised Gift Card including your own photo and message. Check out our Father’s Day Gift Guide for more great ideas on what to get dad.

Check out our gift guide

Check out our Father’s Day Gift Guide for more great ideas on what to get dad.

A complete guide to types of light bulbs and globes

Lighting A complete guide to types of light bulbs and globes There are so many different types of light bulbs and globes out there, it can be a little hard to know exactly which one you need. We shed some light on the most common types of globes available.

lighting

Lighting How to take control of your lights with lighting control solutions Well designed lighting can transform the look of a room, create a warm, welcoming ambiance and even reduce your power bills.

natural light

Lighting How to make the most of natural light Increasing the amount of natural light in your home can reduce your heating and lighting costs. It can also make a rooms feel bigger and more inviting. Here are some simple and inexpensive ways to get more natural light into your home.

solar lighting

Lighting How to choose solar lights for your home Solar lights are an easy way to make your garden sparkle at night or light the path to your door. Find out some tips on how to choose solar lights for your home.

pendant lights

Lighting Choosing the right interior light The right choice of interior lighting can make a huge difference to the look and feel of your space. Whether you want to add warmth and ambience, make a bold statement, accent a particular feature or light up a work area, there are plenty of options

downlights

Lighting Colour temperature guide: the difference between warm light and cool light Choose between warm vs cool light with LED lights that give you a range of colour temperatures. Mercator expert explains colour temperature & when to use warm & cool lights.

Filament light bulbs

Lighting Get creative with decorative lights How you choose to light your indoor space will have a huge impact on how you work, eat, socialise and unwind. Rather than using a central source of light in a room, multiple function decorative string lights can be strategically placed to light up ...

ceiling lights

Lighting How to choose pendant lights for your home Enhance any room with pendant lights. Designed to make a statement they catch the eye and soon become a feature in no time. Find out how to choose pendant lights for your home.

How to automate your security

Smart Home How to automate your home security Your home’s your sanctuary. So feeling safe, secure and in the know – both when you’re there and when you’re out – is essential. Discover how these smart home security products can make your home more secure and give you peace of mind 24/7.

Dining room with easycraft wall panels, table and chair

Walls How to create a feature wall with easycraft wall panels Creating a feature wall at your place is easy with easycraft wall panels. They come ready to install so all you need to do is paint them.

air conditioner

Heating & Cooling How to choose the right cooling system for your home The mercury is rising but don’t sweat it. There are loads of easy and inexpensive ways to keep you and your house cool. But which cooling system is right for your home and how do you choose the right one?

Removalist van filled with moving boxes and items

Ideas & Projects How to get your rental bond back If you’re about to move on from your rental property, you want to make sure you leave it squeaky clean.

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Ideas & Projects Five Hamptons must-haves Hamptons designer, Natalee Bowen of Indah Island, reveals her five rules to live by for getting the Hamptons look.

house

Ideas & Projects How to get your house ready for sale Before putting your home up for sale, spend time getting it in the best shape. Read about our small D.I.Y. jobs that anyone can do to give their sale price a boost!

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Ideas & Projects How to make a D.I.Y. picture frame Learn how easy it is to make your own picture frames at the sizes you need.

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Windows How to install indoor roller blinds A simple and affordable way to give your windows some added shade and privacy.

Health & Safety

Please make sure you use all equipment appropriately and safely when following the advice in these D.I.Y. videos. You need to be familiar with how to use equipment safely and follow the instructions that came with the equipment. If you are unsure, you may feel it is safest to consult an expert, such as the manufacturer or an expert Bunnings Team Member.

Grave health hazards are linked to asbestos, which may be in homes built up to 1990. Health hazards may result from exposure to lead-based paints in older materials and copper chromium arsenic (CCA) treated timber. For information on the dangers of asbestos, lead-based paint and CCA treated timber and tips for dealing with these materials contact your local council's Environmental Health Officer or visit our Health & Safety page. You can also use a simple test kit from Bunnings to indicate the presence of lead-based paint.
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