Whether you are looking for something educational for the stocking or a gift for the relative who has everything, you’re in the right place. We’ve compiled a list of Christmas goodies available right now at The Chart & Map Shop. For more suggestions, check out our online Gift Guide with its handy search categories. If you still find yourself aimlessly wandering around the virtual store or shop, just ask one of the friendly staff, we’re full of good gift ideas!
For the Kids
Keep them busy with the first interactive analogue map for kids, combining beautiful illustrated stickers with fun flash cards that guide kids through a world of animals, places and cultures.
This unique puzzle is like no other with its 68-colourful pieces shaped like countries and groups of countries. The multiple award-winning puzzle will make learning geography fun.
If you are taking a road trip these holidays, do yourself a favour and include a little something in their stocking to keep them quiet on the long drive. Every activity appears on separate, durable cards for use on multiple road trips. While there is no guarantee you won’t hear ‘Are we there yet?’, the cards will surely keep them busy.
For the Teens
For the teen who is just venturing out in the world, this map lets them show off which countries they have visited. The shimmering gold layer can be scratched off for a unique personalised world map which they can hang on the wall or keep in its tube.
A real surfer’s travel guide, this has in-depth wave descriptions for every major surf break in Australia with a comprehensive accommodation, food and party guide, as well as flat day fun activities. Detailed surf maps and tips for everything round out this excellent guide.
Give their room a new lease of light with this educational lamp shade. Shows countries and capitals and looks awesome in a dark room.
For the Sailors
The perfect gift for anyone passionate about sailing, the logbook allows space for electronic navigation information and narrative and also doubles as a visitors’ book.
This third volume in Jimmy Cornell’s acclaimed and successful World Cruising series is the ultimate authority on boats, gear, and techniques for long-distance cruising under sail. Built from the advice and tips from 15,000 sailors, it answers all the most frequently asked questions on cruising.
Hugh Edwards, the man who found the Batavia, has spent fifty years exploring shipwrecks around the world. In the Mediterranean, the Falklands, Cambodia – wherever there is treasure to be found. This is the story of a lifetime of adventure – of dangerous seas, thrilling underwater locations, of pirate diplomacy and empire building, and of modern derring-do.
For the 4WD Nuts
Inside you’ll find everything you need to move to the next level of 4×4 techniques and trip planning and extend your touring enjoyment further. Pat Callinan is one of Australia’s foremost experts in four-wheel driving and is the star of the hit Network TEN series Pat Callinan’s 4×4 Adventures.
Mankind’s century-long love affair with motorised transport remains alive and well. Now in its fourth edition, the continuing demand for this book is an excellent indicator of the current level of popularity of 4wds and 4wdriving with the people of Perth.
Contains plenty of information on things to see and do throughout Australia as well as detailed mapping for the whole country. The 4WD section includes detailed information on the nation’s most popular regions for 4WDriving. Perfect for planning a trip and navigating on the road.