Best subscription boxes for kids

Do you know what to get your child this Christmas or birthday? If you’re not sure of the perfect gift, we have a suggestion! A subscription box that will make your kid’s day every month! After all, who doesn’t love getting mail?

There are subscription boxes out there for kids of all ages to keep them entertained with art projects, books, snacks, activities, toys and games. The best part about this gift idea is that it’s something they’ll get every month.

If you’re looking for a way to make your child’s day, these subscription boxes are perfect. Here, is how it works:
– Select a box that matches your child’s interests (a mini-museum, jewellery or candy subscription box)
– Choose how often you want the boxes delivered (weekly, monthly, one-off)
– Have fun opening it together!

Take a look at these great subscription boxes for kids and find one that’s right for your family.

Snack Subscription Boxes

Our Pick
Tokyo Treat
$35 (US)

Tokyo Treat delivers fun and tasty Japanese candy to your doorstep every month!

TokyoTreat is spreading the Japanese candy and snack love by shipping a monthly Japanese snack box straight from their Tokyo office to you!

They deliver seasonal and limited-edition treats that are not found outside of Japan, like Pepsi Sakura, sake-flavored KitKats, and lots more!

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Universal Yums

Snacks and candies from different countries around the world delivered to your door every month. Start your global adventure today!

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For the whole family

Bokksu is a premium subscription service for people to discover delicious snacks and teas from all over Japan. Having lived in and snacked through Japan, Founder Danny Taing curates a gourmet box for subscribers every month filled with authentic Japanese snacks and tea pairings

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Japan Candy Box

Japan Candy Box delivers fun & tasty Japanese snacks directly from Tokyo to your door! Discover Japan through seasonal snacks, limited edition Japanese candy, and flavours that are not available anywhere else.

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Educational Subscription Boxes

MEL Kids – AR-powered science subscription

MEL Chemistry (ages 10–16+) and MEL Physics (ages 8–14+) subscriptions provide breathtaking hands-on experiments powered by immersive VR lessons. MEL Kids is a subscription for younger kids (ages 5–9+) that offers an innovative STEM project with a supplementary AR lesson and educational activities every month. Each of our subscriptions includes live classes with science teachers, where kids can conduct their experiments with professional guidance and detailed real-time explanations.

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Little Passports

Little Passports is an award-winning subscription box that enables children to ignite curiosity, explore new ideas and places, and celebrate cultures with globally inspired experiences, hands-on art and science activities, and stories for kids ages 3-10.

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My Language Box

Australia’s first kids craft subscription box tailored towards teaching a second language. They make learning a new language fun through play. The My Language Box subscription is three boxes full of craft and art activities that comes with a new theme every two months to help little ones learn a new language. This is sent over a period of 6 months. Each box will come with around 4-5 fun-filled activities along with an English instruction manual and translations in a second language as well as access to an online audio guide voiced by native speakers. Currently available in Mandarin Chinese or Spanish.

You will also receive art materials such as paints, crayons, colour pencils, scissors, playdough, or chalk depending on the theme. Each box will have extension activities for you to do at home either with the extra materials from your box or recyclable materials you can find around your home.

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Well Read Kids

WellRead helps kids experience the immeasurable joy of reading. Expect one thoughtfully selected hardback picture book a month for kids aged 0-6 years.

The books are hand-picked and represent the best new releases in kid’s publishing. Expect wonderful reading experiences with vibrant colours, diverse themes, inspirational characters, stories rich in imagination and heart, and maybe a few farts thrown in for a bit of levity - all of the things kids want from good books.

Plus, you receive reading notes to spark conversation and imagination!

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Toy Subscription Boxes

Kawaii Box

Kawaii Box is the cutest monthly subscription box filled with cute things from Japan! As low as $24.9 USD/mo & FREE shipping worldwide! To bring that happiness to you, they carefully handpick the cutest kawaii things, and curate them into an exciting monthly box you’ll surely love! Kawaii-fy your life with exclusive items like kawaii squishies, kawaii stationery and super cute plushies. Directly from Tokyo to your door!

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The Brick Box

The best subscription for those who love to build! Get a unique box of bricks and building challenge delivered to your door each month, or gift a subscription to a loved one. Each box gives you ideas and different challenges to build.

Select a 1, 3, 6, or 12 month subscription. We'll then deliver a new and challenging building set month after month.

Each box varies but there are roughly 200 bricks per box. They aren't LEGO brand, but they are LEGO compatible.

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Craft Subscription Boxes


Kids LOVE stickers! Surprise them with a subscription to our Kids Sticker Club! It just might be your sweetest, most charming, most original gift idea yet! Each month, kids cartwheel their way through 15 new sheets of shiny stickers, a colouring postcard, reusable holographic pouch and an activity booklet that'll make 'em squeal with all the feels! A Kids Sticker Subscription is a great way to keep kiddos off their devices and into something much for fun, creative and positive!

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StickyBoo Stickers

Receive awe-inspiring stickers created by amazing artists and designers from around the world, delivered straight to your door.

Each month enjoy 7-8 super cute, fun, creative, hand picked sheets of awesome stickers from all over the world.

Enjoy the wonderful sticker goodies, share with your friends, decorate your note books and journals, put stickers on your homework or your school lunch box. There is no limit to how much creative fun you can have.

We love Stickers! All stickers, sparkly stickers, puffy stickers, cute stickers, cool stickers, planner stickers, homework stickers, sport stickers. Let’s share the fun together.

You’ll wonder what your did before you discovered StickyBoo.

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About Jennie McNichol

After spending 11 years in London working in the television industry for the BBC, Jennie McNichol made the move to Perth in 2010. As the Co-Founder and Editor of Buggybuddys, she has been able to use her experience and passion for helping families to create a trusted online resource for parents across Perth.
Jennie is the proud mother of two daughters, aged 14 & 12 and is a big advocate of the family-friendly lifestyle that Perth has to offer.

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