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Great gifts for your Dad or husband are available here at The Big Basket.
Ocean travel may have modernised, but no motorboat or ocean liner will surpass the beauty of an old wooden sailing ship. Exhibit historic beauty in your home or office with The Big Basket’s range of yachts and model sail boats. Made out of only the finest materials by the most skilled craftsmen, these are pieces designed to sit proudly on your desk or mantle and become a stunning focal point.
Appreciate quality with our meticulously detailed models spanning numerous countries, ages and styles of ship-building. Among the finest model boats Australia has on offer, The Big Basket’s range includes the famed Australia II, crafted from original plans, right down to the design of the controversial winged keel.
For those looking for aged beauty, we stock a wide range of earlier model yachts, including the Atlantic – the fastest boat to cross the Atlantic Ocean for nearly a century, and Bluenose – the pride of Nova Scotia. We also offer a selection of simple sailing boats, row boats and schooners.
Our models are uncompromising in detail, quality and style. Handmade by the experts in model boats. Each model requires only minimum assembly. Just put up the masts and admire its grace. Each is a piece out of time. So well replicated, you can almost see the wind flutter the sail.
These model yachts, and other decorative pieces available at The Big Basket, will add character to any board room or executive work place. Yours would be the office that others notice and remember. Our beautiful sea plane is made from mahogany, detailed by hand, stained, painted and polished to bring you a plane to be enjoyed.
We offer more for sale than just models.
We also offer a great selection of homewares and decorative pieces , displaying charm and sophistication. Alongside our model sail boats, browse our range of designer baskets for sale to add some style to your next outing, or make an impression with a beautiful birthday cake on a gorgeous cake stand.
Whatever your taste and whatever the occasion, The Big Basket has something that will bring joy and pleasure to everyday living. With products for the kitchen, the family room, his study and her lounge, we can turn your home into a welcoming and elegant space that reflects your own unique style.
There are a many gifts in our home and giftware range for him that will be a pleasure to own or give.