Whether it’s a birthday, Christmas, Valentine's Day, a new baby, engagement, graduation, anniversary, or something more sombre, it’s nice to let the people in your life know that you’re thinking of them. In Sydney, we’re lucky enough to have a great selection of online gift services that suit a range of budgets and tastes. And what's more, a few of them offer the Holy Grail: same-day delivery.
So, the next time you need to pick out a present, go straight to same-day gift delivery in Sydney – they'll sort you out with the convenient click of a mouse.
Same-Day Gift Delivery in Sydney
For the wine lover in your life, look no further than ordering a special same-day delivery from DRNKS. Self-proclaimed 'purveyors of fine grape juice', you can send your loved one a beautiful selection of organic drops, artisan spirits and craft beers and ciders.
Monday- Sunday, order before 2pm
Featuring quality produce and renowned wines, The Hamper Emporium is the place to go for gourmet hampers. There are a variety of options perfect for foodies to luxury lovers alike, so you can take care of all your friends and fam all in one fell swoop.
Monday-Friday, order before 10am
If you’re after a designer bunch of blooms, look no further than Buds and Bowers. The Surry Hills-based florist is famed for its beautiful bouquets, each bunch with next-level attention to detail. Whatever you pick, it's guaranteed to be a hit. But if you need a little help, the Summertime, Golden and Romance bouquets won’t disappoint. For same-day delivery, place your order before 12pm – but, of course, the earlier, the better.
Monday-Saturday, order before 12pm
377A Crown Street, Surry Hills
Cake Mail's epic cakes are appropriate for every occasion. The decadent cakes come in an array of flavours including Nutella, Kinder Bueno, and classic vanilla sponge with buttercream icing. From the molten centres to the OTT toppings (think doughnuts, mini vodka bottles and Nutella jars), Cake Mail is guaranteed to put a smile on your loved one’s face. Short on cash? Not to worry, Cake Mail now has Afterpay!
Monday-Saturday, order before 10:00am
Forget stopping by the bottle shop – to gift a seriously good drop, go straight to Wine.com.au. Boasting a huge range of drops, the service is dedicated to bringing quality wine, spirits and liqueurs from Down Under, including bottles that you won’t find anywhere else in Australia.
3 hour delivery available everyday, between 11am-11pm
For the green-fingered, leaf-loving friend, opt for a hand-delivered Little Succer. For $60 you can send a pretty little potted succulent, beautifully potted and gift-boxed, with a handwritten card. The perfect gift for your bestie. If your mate isn't into Little Succers, they deliver Little Pricks, too – cacti that is!
Monday-Friday, order before 11am
Looking for a housewarming gift? Or an edible gift for the ultimate foodie? You can count on Gourmet Basket. There are hampers piled high with moreish snacks, chocolates and champagne (we’re talking Moët and Veuve), and an indulgent Organic Pamper Hamper complete with a bath robe. If the Gourmet and Home Hamper isn’t quite right, you can also opt to create a bespoke hamper.
Monday-Friday, order before 10:45am
For doughnut lovers, a Grumpy Donut is a must-buy treat. You can order a box of six fresh doughy delights in assorted flavours for $32 (+ delivery), couriered straight to your bestie's workplace. Be sure to get in early, as the doughnuts sell quickly!
Monday to Saturday, order before 3pm
72 Pyrmont Bridge Road, Camperdown
Looking for a unique gift? LVLY’s gift boxes are the perfect way to say “You’re awesome!” to that special someone. There are so many fabulous goodies featuring local producers and designers to choose from, you'll have a hard time making a final decision. Our top picks are the LVLY Flower Jars showcasing seasonal blooms and the LVLY Celebrations featuring a bottle of prosecco and a block of artisan chocolate. Delicioso!
Monday-Friday, order before 1pm
At Bockers & Pony, hampers fly off the virtual shelves. From birthdays and anniversaries to thank you gifts and gestures of sympathy, there’s a hamper for every occasion. The Big Love is ideal for a relaxing night in, complete with a candle and a bottle of Dom Perignon. Then there’s the Deluxe Celebration Hamper – all you need to do is choose the picnic spot.
Monday-Friday, order before 1:30pm
Fresh flowers are the best kind of surprise, and The Daily Bunch creates and delivers unique bouquets every day. The ordering system is great: you can pre-order flowers the day before or day of, and even sign up to receive (or send) fresh flowers every week. Starting at just $35 a pop (including delivery), why not treat yourself to a bunch as well?
Monday-Friday, available until sold out (Recommend ordering before 12pm)
Give your lover a delightful and decadent surprise from Dessert Boxes. Choose a box that is filled to the brim with sweet treats like Nutella doughnuts, lollies, chocolate, brownies and giant cookies, to name a few, and add fun accompaniments like teddy bears and balloons.
Monday-Friday, order by phone
For that special chocoholic in your life, scrap the card and say "I love you" in chocolate instead. Chocogram specialises in handmade personalised chocolates. Create your own signature box made up of chocolate letter and symbol tiles or choose from their curated gift sets. Place your order before 12pm and let Chocogram do the rest!
Monday-Friday, order before 12pm
To combine two of life’s greatest pleasures – eating and receiving thoughtful gifts – browse Edible Blooms’ range. The site sells chocolate, fruit, dessert, alcohol, plant and luxury gift hampers to suit a variety of tastes. The options are endless, but if we had to choose one, it’d be the Luxury Moet Chocolate bouquet that includes a bottle of bubbly and Belgian chocolate. The Classic Strawberry Heaven bouquet also scores top points for originality.
Monday-Friday, order before 11am