eBay is throwing an enormous Father’s Day sale to rival the Blackest of Fridays. You can score 20% off hundreds of already discounted items – which translates to a total saving of up to 80%! Whether your dear ‘ol dad is into cooking, drones, video games, Lego, power tools or relaxing in the back yard, you’ll find a bargain with his name on it. Here are some handpicked highlights.
eBay’s Father’s Day sale is always worth a look in the lead-up to September 1. This year, the online auction site has teamed up with scores of Aussie retailers to bring you some great deals. Available categories include Gizmos and Gadgets, BBQs and Appliances, DIY Dad / Power Tools and Video Games.
To get the full discount you need to use the code ‘PAP20’ at checkout. We’ll be updating this list in the days ahead, so be sure to check back for more bargains before Father’s Day. (Note: We recommend finalising your purchase by August 26 to ensure it arrives in time.)
$50 and under
ROVA A10 Black Flying Selfie Drone: $31.20 (RRP: $299)
The price for this drone has already been slashed from $299 and then adding another 20% discount on top makes this a great, cheap drone for dad’s who want to buzz around taking photos.
2L Quench Hydration Backpack: $23.96 (RRP: $49)
Tell dad to take a hike with this backpack that contains a 2L water bladder.
Super Bomberman R Shiny Edition (PS4): $30.70 (RRP: $69.95)
This is a great multiplayer game that also happens to be family friendly – which means the kids can play too.
Otto Store Household Toolbox Set: $52 (RRP: $65)
Yep. It’s a big arse tool box with everything the average dad needs.
Adidas Neo Daily 2.0: $54 (RRP: $90)
Comfortable, casual shoes are never a bad idea. Even dads need to look spiffy from time to time.
Jet-USA High Pressure Washer : $71.20 (RRP: $299)
eBay has the Edison Jet-USA High Pressure Washer – complete with gurney and 8-metre hose – for $71.20. That’s a massive $228 off the RRP!
Portable Outdoor Fire Pit: $79.20 (RRP; $99.99)
Winter may be winding up, but your dad can still use this bad boy to barbeque on an open flame.
Lego Creator MINI Cooper: $119.60 (RRP: $149.50)
Buying a car as a father’s day gift isn’t an option for most people. Giving him a Lego Mini Cooper is a much more viable alternative.
Three Piece Rattan Bistro Outdoor Furniture Set Chair: $136 (RRP: $514.95)
It never hurts to have something nice to sit on in your backyard and this weather-resistant outdoor furniture set does the job quite nicely.
Hisense 40″ R4 Full HD Smart LED TV: $352 ($440)
Finally get your dad that second HD TV for the bedroom or bathroom.
Additional reporting by Adam Wells.