It's no surprise that dad is a liiiitle harder to buy for than mum. Most Dad's aren't exactly into flowers or chocolates, and we all know socks and jocks just doesn't cut it. While it might seem a bit trickier to find the perfect Father's Day present, shops like JB Hi-Fi have you covered with an assortment of gift ideas perfect for dad... including those you might not have thought of, or even knew existed.
With Father's Day on Sunday September 3, we went shopping to find out exactly what JB Hi-Fi has in store for dad, aka, the big kid of the house! Here are their top gifts, from old-school vinyls to new-school drones, that will put a smile on even the hardest-to-buy-for dad.
GoPro Hero 5
Since their release, GoPro's have been a fantastic gift for the adrenaline junkie or sport-mad dad. Now at version 5, the GoPro has been given an upgrade in its appearance and capabilities. It's now smaller, no longer cased in a perspex box, features a 2-inch touch screen and voice control. It's the most powerful and easy-to-use GoPro ever!
Pictured: GoPro Hero5 from JB Hi-Fi.
DJI Phantom 4 Pro Drone
Dad will have hours of fun with a drone... the modern-day version of a remote control car! While there are plenty of drones for every budget, this one is a best-seller thanks to its compatability to smart phones, 30-minute flight time and built-in video camera.
Pictured: DJI Phantom 4 Pro Drone from JB Hi-Fi.
Philips Series 7000 Vacuum Beard Trimmer
How can you possibly go wrong with a beard trimmer or shaver? They're a classic, foolproof and practical gift dad will use all the time. JB Hi-Fi pick this as one of their top shavers, thanks to the vacuum system that captures 90% of cut hair (no mess!) and the bonus body groomer.
Pictured: Philips Series 7000 Vacuum Beard Trimmer from JB Hi-Fi.
Fitbit Blaze Smart Fitness Watch
Dad on a fitness mission? Up his game with a Fitbit, which now come in a range of masculine shapes and colours. With a Fitbit, dad will be able to set goals, count steps, log food, record workouts, see how many calories he's burned at the gym and check out his progress!
Pictured: Fitbit Blaze Smart Fitness Watch from JB Hi-Fi.
Vinyls... Take Your Pick!
Whether you're buying your husband a gift from the kids, or picking up a gift for your dad, vinyls are a rocking choice. Choose from a vast range of classic and modern albums that will kickstart, or add to, a collection and maybe even conjure up a memory or two.
Pictured: AC/DC High Voltage Vinyl, Bruce Springsteen The River Vinyl, Cold Chisel Vinyl, all from JB Hi-Fi.