Online Toys Australia Warehouse Refurbishments 2015

Due to possible disruptions to order processing, as a result of refurbishment works being carried out to our warehouse, we have been forced to close all operations for 3 days next week commencing Tuesday 13th Jan 2015. We will reopen on Wednesday to try and despatch as many orders as possible before we close again on Thursday 15th and Friday 16th January 2015. Our store will resume normal operations 9:00am Monday 19th January. Monday 12th January – OPEN Tuesday 13th … Continue reading

2014 Cut-Off Dates For Christmas Deliveries

At this time of the year we often get asked if an order is going to arrive in time for Christmas. To help make the answer as clear as possible, Online Toys Australia have drafted the following Christmas guide that should represent ‘safe’ cut-off dates for Christmas deliveries for each State & Territory for 2014. However, please use this information as a guide. Online Toys Australia cannot accept liability or responsibility regarding delays caused as a result of unforeseen circumstances, … Continue reading

Just Like The Real Thing

It’s not often we come across a ‘toy’ that looks and works like the real thing. The price tag alone would suggest that it’s a toy, but when you pick it up and feel the weight of the wood and metal parts, you’ll quickly realise this is no toy. So what on earth are we talking about? We’re talking about a 1/2 size electric guitar that not only looks awesome, but also sounds great and features a built-in amplifier and … Continue reading

They don’t make ’em like they used to

The interesting thing about toys and games is that they are one of the few products where we draw on our own childhood memories to determine whether or not we think they are any good. Rather than judging today’s toys by today’s safety and environmental standards, it’s easy to find ourselves recalling toys from our own childhoods and bemoaning the fact that “they don’t make ’em like they use to”. For those of us who grew up with toys that … Continue reading

Create Your Own Play World With Beados!

Beados are a creation of Moose Enterprises, a world-beating toy company based right here in Australia. With over 20 years experience in making kids happy, Moose clearly knows what it’s doing, with its toys distributed and enjoyed across the globe! Beados are yet another example of their award-winning style. They encourage creativity and help children develop their colour recognition and motor skills – and even better, they do all of this completely mess free! The Beados Starter Kit – 3 … Continue reading

Get Ready For Summer with Our Pool Toys!

The weather is starting to warm up, with fresh spring breezes awakening memories of barbeques, sunshine, and – best of all – play time in the pool! We know it’s not quite warm enough to don your swimmers just yet, but it’s never too early to start planning for summer fun – especially if your pool toys are destined for under the Christmas tree. Avoid undue silly season stress and get ready for summer with Online Toys now. We have … Continue reading

Get Creative with the Colorific Range!

Colorific is an Australian family-owned company, dedicated to just one thing – FUN! They have a range of toys and craft supplies which – like their name – are very colourful and encourage creative, hands-on play. Colorific products are ideal for getting kids away from the screen and using their fine motor and problem solving skills. Wood WorX Some kids want to do more than just play with their toys – they want to build them! With Colorific Wood WorX, they … Continue reading

Product reviews – what’s holding you back?

Have you ever considered writing a review on one of our products? Here at Online Toys, we believe that product reviews are an important part of the toy industry and we’d love to have your input. One of the great things about product reviews is that they allow our customers to read about other people’s experiences and benefit from their thoughts on particular products. They can stop you making mistakes that others have already made and can help you find … Continue reading

Beat the Christmas Rush: Five Reasons Why You Should

Ho! Ho! Ho! Did someone say Christmas? Did you know that the months leading up to Christmas are the perfect time for organised parents and relatives to start making their Christmas gift decisions and purchases? Here are five fabulous reasons why early online shopping for your Christmas toys makes perfect sense: 1.    Grab a bargain With heaps of bargains on offer, the pre-Christmas months offer astute shoppers an ideal opportunity to make the most of their Christmas budget by getting … Continue reading

Lines of Creativity

It’s sometimes the simple things we do that often bring us the most pleasure in life. They often cost next to nothing , if anything at all, and the fond memories that we get to keep and cherish stay with us forever. Kicking a ball in the park with dad, helping mum cook dinner in the kitchen or washing the pet dog with your sister on a warm sunny day can all make an impact, and provide valuable life experiences, … Continue reading