Your Father's Day Gift Guide

Swysh Father's Day Gift Guide

Every year for Father's Day, those fortunate enough to be celebrating Father's Day face the same issue. Dads are notoriously difficult to buy for, which inevitably leads to a last minute scramble usually ending with the usual socks and jocks.


So, we're helping you make 2023 different. The Swysh Father's Day Gift Guide gives you all you need to be ready to celebrate all the wonderful father figures in your life. You don't even need to go anywhere to get it.


This year, surprise Dad with a personalised video message from his favourite sports star or celebrity on Swysh and you'll be sure to win Father's Day. With over 1000 stars to choose from, we thought we'd highlight some of our Top Father's Day Picks to make dad feel the love on Sunday 3 September. Simply find Dad's favourite star and get your Father's Day gift organised early this year - you'll get it delivered to your inbox and avoid you'll the stress. 


Top Swysh Picks For Every Type of Dad 

For the Dad who loves the current superstars

  • Reece Walsh - it's hard to go past the electrifying Brisbane Broncos fullback who is entertaining fans week in week out with his athleticism and speed
  • Sam Draper - the man with one of the most famous mullets in Australia has become a cult hero with the Essendon Bombers fans
  • Brian To'o - after winning 2 premierships with the Penrith Panthers and excelling in State of Origin, 'Bizza' keeps impressing the fans on and off the pitch
  • Scott Pendlebury - one of the greats of the modern era who has done it all with Collingwood in the AFL
  • Cameron Murray - South Sydney skipper has been quick to become the premier lock in the NRL and one of the pin-up boys of the competition


For the Dad who loves a leader

  • James Tedesco - tough fullback for the Roosters who always puts his body on the line for club, state and country
  • Sam Cane - tough forward and inspirational skipper for one of the world's most famous teams
  • Steph Catley - stepped up in the 2023 FIFA Women's World Cup to wear the armband and lead the nation into the knockout stage
  • Patrick Dangerfield - part of the Geelong Cats incredible 2022 Premiership winning team, earning the captaincy in 2023
  • Michael Clarke - led the Aussies through one of it's most successful eras in cricket history. 


For the Dad who reminisces about the glory days

  • Darryl Brohman - want to entertain dad with a few stories? The Big Marn will deliver a few minutes of guaranteed gold
  • Matthew Richardson - the Richmond legend turned broadcaster can cover any topic in the AFL
  • Steve Menzies - 'The Beaver' has plenty to share from Origin wins to premierships with Manly
  • Anthony Koutoufides - AFL Hall of Famer and passionate Carlton ambassador, even dominated Dancing with the Stars
  • Christian Cullen - Kiwi legend who will certainly have the respect of all rugby dads


For the Dad who's always up for a laugh

  • Bryan Fletcher - if you're a Fox Sports viewer, you'll know the type of content to expect from Fletch
  • Ray Chamberlain - an AFL umpire who houses some of the most entertaining stories in footy
  • Cooper Johns - young NRL star who's a natural talent behind the camera, following in the footsteps of father Matty Johns
  • Jack Ginnivan - young star of the Collingwood Football Club, full of swagger and personality 
  • Archie Thompson - one of the all times legends of Australian football, on and off the pitch.


For the Dad who needs some motivation

  • Reuben Cotter - doesn't stop working. his State of Origin stats speak for themselves.
  • Trent Cotchin - the 3-time premiership winning captain knows what it takes to get it done
  • Paul Gallen - a Rugby League star who steps in the ring for 17 fights could be the man to get Dad up and running again
  • Joel Selwood - achieved it all and capped off an inspiring career with the fairytale ending in 2022
  • Commando Steve - who better than a fitness instructor to give Dad a few tips to get in shape


For the Dad who's more into global sport

  • Michael Essien -  Chelsea legend who played in 2 World Cups for Ghana
  • Bruce Buffer - iconic voice of the Octagon and the UFC. Tell Dad "It's Time" for whatever you want
  • Herb Dean - entertain Dad with a few rules from the famous UFC ref 
  • Valtteri Bottas - F1 star and Australia's undisputed favourite international driver
  • Fabrizio Romano - if Dad knows football, Dad knows Fabrizio Romano


For the Dad who simply watches for the commentary

  • Corey Parker - expert Rugby League commentator who amassed 347 games for the Broncos
  • Gordon Bray - the voice of Rugby, Gordon can commentate basically anything. Just ask him
  • Sarah Jones - the face of Fox Footy who provides some of the best insights in AFL
  • Mark Geyer - a larger than life character with an infectious laugh, MG is for the Triple M dads who love their rugby league
  • Simon Hill - if your Dad is into football, they'll love to hear the soothing voice of Simon Hill


So whatever sport Dad is into (NRL, AFL, Rugby, Cricket, Football or basically anything else) or even if he is more into his reality TV celebrities, Swysh has got you covered this Father's Day! Just remember to make 2023 different.


To give you that extra incentive to book early and get organised, please enjoy 10% off with code DAD10 if you book before 20 August 2023. Happy shopping!



Written by Swysh

Swysh is the place to request a personalised video message from your favourite sports star or celebrity. Delivered straight to your phone. During the month of August, in honour of Father's Day every video message will raise funds for men's health programs via Movember.

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