Sleepy, cuddly koalas are adorable and love by many. If you have a loved one or family member who is obsessed with these Australian marsupials, you know how their love can take over. Luckily you can also win their heart by giving them an amazing koala present. These koala gift ideas are perfect for Christmas, birthdays, anniversaries, and any other occasion. They range from practical gifts to creative and unique custom made items. Check out all the koala gifts below.
The 20 Best Koala Gifts
This gift is practical, fun, and an absolute must-have for koala lovers. This koala onesie is a cuddly replica of a koala bear, perfectly in human form. Available in traditional gray fleece or a fun yellow color, this onesie makes cozy pajamas or a convenient costume.
Koala Bear Bamboo Gel Pen
This is one of the most adorable pens I’ve ever seen. The pens look like a bamboo stalk with a cute koala bear clinging to the cap. They write in black ink, perfect for school, writing a novel, or just jotting down a grocery list. Available with dark gray, light gray, or brown koalas.
My Puns Are Koala Tea T-Shirt
T-shirts are a classic gift and this one comes with a little humor. The shirt says “My puns are…” and has an illustration of a koala and a cup of tea. Read together it’s “My puns are koala-tea.” We can’t help chuckling at that and we know any koala lover will get a kick out of this shirt.
Available in men, women, and youth sizes in black, navy, asphalt, red, and purple.
I Love Koala Bears Scarfs
Socks are a classic Christmas gift, but this pair has a little extra whimsy. These socks feature embroidered koala bears, including an adorable mommy and baby. At the top it says “I <3 Koala Bears." As a bonus, the bottoms of the feet feature koala facts, so this is an educational gift as well. This is a perfect gift for koala lovers.
Koala Name Puzzle Sign
Puzzimals specializes in making puzzle name signs in the shapes of a variety of animals. This one is essential for any koala fans, as it features the word “koala” in the shape of a koala on a branch. They also make custom pieces, so you could try contacting them to see if they’d make a personalized piece with your loved one’s name.
Stuffed Koala Mom & Baby
Unfortunately, you can’t have a koala as a pet, no matter how cuddly and adorable they are. But this plushie is the next best thing! This koala stuffed animal is an 11.5″ figure of a mother and her baby bear. This adorable pair is perfect if you’re looking for koala gifts.
Koala Phone Case
This phone case lets your favorite koala fan show their adoration all the time. The back features beautiful watercolor illustrations on the back of five different koala bears, including two momma and baby pairs.
Available for iPhone 5 through X and Samsung Galaxy S7, S8, S8+ and Note 8. Choice of snap case or tough case.
Kissing Koalas Magnetic Salt & Pepper Shakers
This gift might actually be too cute. These salt and pepper shakers are a pair of koalas that have magnets in their noses, drawing them together for a little kiss. They are cermic shakers which are hand painted, with beautiful life-like details. These are great for the dinner table or displaying on a shelf.
Handmade Koala Earrings
If you’re looking for jewelry to give as a koala gift, check out these earrings. Handmade with polymer clay by Nahoot, both earrings feature an adorable koala face, with two tiny leaves. The details are so cute and since these earrings are handmade, each pair is unique. This is perfect if you’re looking for koala gifts.
Cuddly Koala Slippers
This is the perfect gift for winter holidays. These koala slippers feature an adorable koala on the foot who looks like he’s just waiting for a hug. In addition to their fun appearance, these slippers are super comfortable, featuring a 1″ foam rubber bottom that feels like walking on a pillow. These are perfect to slip on after a long day of work.
Available in sizes for toddlers, kids, and adults.
Koala Earwarmer Headband
This is a perfect winter gift for that koala-loving kid in your life. Hand crocheted by Sew Cute Quilt and Knit, this gray headband features fuzzy ears that transform any child into a koala bear. It’s sized for kids between 4 and 13 years old. They even offer an adult version if you want to pick one up for yourself.
Color Changing Koala Mug
Mugs make great koala gifts and this one is so cool! Instead of having a traditional hand hold, it has two ears at the side, so the mug itself looks like a koala’s head. What makes this extra amazing is that when you pour a hot beverage into it the mug changes from a dark gray face, to a light gray cheery smile.
Made from high-quality ceramic, the mug holds 9 oz. Include some of their favorite coffee, tea, or hot chocolate to create a memorable gift box.
Handmade Koala Mat
This is a great gift for a baby shower or a young child. The Fat Cat Mat specializes in hand crocheted mats in variety of fun shapes. This mat is a round koala, made to order from cotton yarn. Perfect to use as a mat, as an accent on a bed, or to hang on a wall.
Koala Drink Markers
This is the perfect gift for that koala lover in your life who also loves to entertain. We all know that classic party conundrum: everyone is having a good time, sets down their and drink and then doesn’t know which glass belongs to them. These adorable koala markers come in six different colors to clip onto the stem of a wine glass or a straw so everyone knows which drink is theirs.
Add a bottle of their favorite wine to make a gift bag they’ll really appreciate.
Koala and Baby Pendant Necklace
This is unlike any other koala necklace we’ve seen. Made makes this necklace unique is that the pendant is made from a commemorative Australian coin. The artist removes the excess parts of the coin, leaving behind momma and baby. This is a great gift for koala lovers and it makes a fantastic Mother’s Day gift.
Koala Portable Speaker
This is a cute and practical gift for young koala fans. This portable speaker looks just like a koala bear and includes a built-in 3.5mm AUX cable to play music from smartphones, tablets, MP3 players, or computers. You can choose from USB power or 3 AAA batteries. It also has a built-in nightlight, perfect for listening to music before bedtime. This koala speaker makes a great stocking stuffer.
Canned Koala Gift
This is a gift they’ll never guess what it is when it’s wrapped. This is a tin can with a cute koala inside. It’s sealed inside so it has to be opened with a can opener. This is perfectly sized to be a stocking stuffer or makes a great White Elephant gift.
Koala’s March Cookies
Tasty snacks make great presents, especially if you’re putting together a gift basket. Koala’s March cookies are a must-have treat for people who love koalas. These are koala shaped cookies filled with delicious chocolate. This family pack has 10 individual packs inside, so they can enjoy these yummy cookies whenever they get a snack craving.
Japanese Iwako Koala Eraser Set
These are so cute I wouldn’t even want to use them! This is a set of six Japanese Iwako erasers, each an adorable koala bear of a different color. They fit on the end of your pencil, adding a little whismy to school work. These make a fantastic stocking stuffer.
Koala Bear Sneakers
These kicks are so cute! These KEDs style canvas sneakers feature a lovely illustratiom that is printed at their shop in Ann Arbor, Michigan. This design has a lovely family of koala bears hanging out in the tree tops. These shoes are a great choice if you’re searching for koala gifts.
Available in sizes for men and women.
Need more gift ideas? Check out our other articles on gifts for animal lovers and exotic pet owners.