24 Gifts for teenage boys that have nothing to do with gaming

Gifts teenage boys | Beanstalk Mums

This article about gifts for teenage boys was last updated in 2022.

Teenage boys can be a real challenge to buy for. And the last thing we want is to encourage them to spend more time gripping a games console and screaming at the TV.

Here is our list of gift ideas for teenage boys that have nothing to do with gaming. They may even get you a hug if you’re really lucky!

1. 3 Person Pop Up Tent

First on our list of gifts for teenage boys is an awesome pop-up tent for him and his buddies. It can fit three people comfortably and is super easy to set up.

3 Person Pop Up tent | Beanstalk Mums

Available at: Kmart


Every teen needs a slim wallet that can hold cash, cards, and IDs. We like this one from Quiksilver.

Gifts for Teenage Boys | Wallet | Beanstalk Single Mums

Available at: City Beach


Don’t let your teen waste time on the loo while they poo. Give them a copy of this book so they’ll never run out of things to do.

52 Things to Do While You Poo | Beanstalk Mums

Available at: Booktopia

4. Star Wars NIGHT LIGHT

Light up your teen’s room with a super cool night light that’s perfect for Baby Yoda fans. Gifts for teen boys just got geeky.

Star Wars Night Light | Beanstalk Mums

Available at: Crazy Sales

5. Basketball Stand

Now he can practice his shots anywhere. This basketball stand is freestanding with a telescopic height adjustment.

Basketball Stand | Beanstalk Single Mums

Available at: Big W


Your teen can use this laundry bag as a punching bag to train or release their frustrations. There’s enough room to fit towels, trousers, shirts and boxes.

Gifts for Teenage Boys | Punching Bag Laundry Bag | Beanstalk Single Mums

Available at: Yellow Octopus

7. Personalised Leather Keyring

Keep your teen’s keys in one place with a stylish leather keyring like this one from Gifts Australia. We love that each piece can be personalised with a monogram.

Leather Keyring | Beanstalk Mums

Available at: Gifts Australia


Our list of gifts for teenage boys won’t be complete without air pods. Get this trendy pair as a backup or replacement for their iPhone pods.

Air Pods | Beanstalk Mums | Gifts for teenage boys

Available at: Kogan

Gifts ideas for teenage guys (cont.)

9. Punching Bag Kit with Gloves

This professional punching bag kit comes with gloves and removable chain. Great for teens who are into martial arts, boxing or general fitness training.

Punching Bag with Gloves | Gifts for Teenage Boys | Beanstalk Mums

Available at: Light in the Box


Looking for cool headgear for your teen? This Nike Beanie is brilliant for cooler weather but stylish enough for all-year wear.

Gifts for Teenage Boys | Beanie | Beanstalk Single Mums

Available at: The North Face


Absolute genius! This festival survival kit comes with a bottle opener and torch combo, spork, earplugs and waterproof poncho. Your teen will be super-ready for their next fest.

Festival Survival Kit | Gifts for teenage boys | Beanstalk Mums

Available at: Yellow Octopus

12. Braun Series 5 100 Year Design Limited Edition Shaver

Now your teen can shave like a man. The Braun Series 5 100-Year limited edition shaver is its most versatile ever. It features 3 flexible blades that adapt to facial contours.

Gifts for Teenage Boys | Braun Shaver | Beanstalk Single Mums
Available at: Shaver Shop

13. Wireless Bluetooth Speaker

Wireless Bluetooth Speaker | Gifts for Teen Boys | Beanstalk Mums

Get the party started anywhere with this stylish bluetooth speaker. Comes with manual voice control and 360-degre stereo surround sound.Available at: BangDick Smith

14. The Ordinary Daily Set

Teen skin can be acne prone, but a daily routine with non-irritating products can keep the breakouts at bay. We like the Ordinary Daily set with cleanser, toner, and moisturiser.

The Ordinary Daily Set | Beanstalk Mums

Available at: Big W


Speaking of gifts for teenage boys, the Viper X Drone is as cool as you can get. It comes with a wide-angle HD camera for sweeping panoramic views.

Viper X Drone | Gifts for teenage boys |Beanstalk Mums

Available at: Dick Smith


We love this metallic gold spin on the traditional lava lamp and we’re sure your teen will too. It adds instant style to any room.

Lava Lamp | Beanstalk Mums

Available at: Catch

Gifts for teenage boys that have nothing to with gaming (cont.)

17. Skydiving at 12 Amazing Locations

Give your teen the gift of adventure. Skydiving at 12 awesome locations in Australia is sure to be an unforgettable experience.

Gifts for Teenage Boys | Skydive Australia | Beanstalk Single Mums

Available at: Skydive Australia


Teen Aspect Kit | Beanstalk Mums

Say goodbye to pimples and hello to a complete, easy to use skincare regimen. Pamper your teenager’s skin with gentle products that unclog pores and keep acne at bay.Available at: Dermedica

19. Swimovate Poolmate 2 Watch

This stylish black watch is too cool for school. It tracks your speed and distance in open water (oceans, rivers and lakes) and features patented lap-counting technology.

Gifts for Teenage Boys | Swimovate Poolmate 2 Watch | Beanstalk Single Mums

Available at: Catch


Instantly upgrade your teen’s room with this cool graffiti bedding set from Etsy. The colourful design does not fade easily and the microfiber material is super soft to the touch.

Gifts for Teenage Boys | Graffiti Bedding Set | Beanstalk Mums

Available at: Etsy


For the techie teen, get a lightning-fast wireless charging dock that can hold up to 4 devices (smart watch, airpords, tablet, and phones) at the same time like this one from EKO.

Gifts for Teenage Boys | Wireless Charging Dock | Beanstalk Single Mums

Available at: Big W

22. Clementoni Mechanics Aeroplanes and Helicopters

For the teen who loves to tinker and build, we recommend the Clementoni Mechanics Aeroplanes and Helicopters set that lets you build 10 different models.

Mechanics Aeroplanes & Helicopters | Beanstalk Single Mums

Available at: My Deal

23. Puma Barrel Bag

Keep your teen’s everyday stuff organised in a stylish sporty carrier like this Puma duffel. We love the number of pockets on this one.

Gifts for Teenage Boys | Puma Barrel Bag | Beanstalk Single Mums

Available at: Kogan


A potato zapper gun completes our list of gifts for teenage boys. This a great alternative to the Super Soaker as it shoots both water and potato pellets to dominate enemies in a spud war.

Potato Zapper Spud Gun | Gifts for Teenage Boys | Beanstalk Mums

Available at: Yellow Octopus

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