Australia markets open in 7 hours 39 minutes

    -142.60 (-2.02%)

    +0.0012 (+0.15%)
  • ASX 200

    -130.90 (-1.93%)
  • OIL

    +0.45 (+0.85%)
  • GOLD

    +9.80 (+0.53%)

    +1,740.53 (+4.35%)
  • CMC Crypto 200

    +20.81 (+3.32%)

Revealed: Best 2020 Boxing Day deals

Anastasia Santoreneos
·4-min read
boxing day sale lettering with giftbox red vector illustration design
Revealed: Best 2020 Boxing Day deals. Source: Getty

Updated 26/12 9am AEDT.

This Boxing Day, around 14 million Aussies are set to spend an average of $872 each, data shows.

Most Aussies will be splurging on food and alcohol, while others will be shopping for beauty and makeup products or electronics.

But furniture tops the list as the category consumers will be spending the most on, with Aussies set to fork out around $176 each.

Here are some of the best deals Yahoo Finance has spotted.

Boxing Day deals

Here are some of the best Boxing Day deals at Amazon:

  • Save up to 25% on select Maxwell & Williams Dinner Sets

  • Kindle E-readers from $119

  • 71% off select Michael Kors MK5896 Watch

  • 74% off select Emporio Armani AR2434 Watch

  • Save up to 44% off RRP on select Trunki ride-on suitcases

  • Save 40% off RRP on select Sennheiser MOMENTUM True Wireless 2 in-Ear Noise Cancelling Headphones

  • Great savings on select laptops from Lenovo, Dell, Acer, and ASUS

  • Save on select La Roche-Posay

  • Save up to 30% off RRP on select Lego City, Creator and Architecture

  • Save on select Suunto Sports Watches

  • Save on select Johnnie Walker Whisky Gift Packs

Here are some of the best beauty deals:

  • Napoleon: 20% off if you spend $100, 30% off holiday collection

  • Sephora: Up to 50% off selected brands

  • Grown Alchemist: 20% off holiday collection

  • MCoBeauty: Up to 50 per cent off

Here are some of the best fashion deals:

  • The Iconic: 30% off selected full-priced items

  • Sir The Label: 20% off selected style

  • Net-a-Porter: Up to 70% off

  • BNKR: Up to 30% off site-wide

  • ASOS: Up to 70% off selected outlet items

  • Showpo: Up to 70% off sale

  • Adidas: Up to 50% off outlet

Here are some of the best travel deals:

  • Expedia: Up to 20% off select domestic hotels

  • Expedia: Up to 20% off QT Wellington

  • Expedia: Up to 30% off Swiss-Belsuites Pounamu Queenstown

Here are some of the best home deals at Temple & Webster:

  • Rugs - Up to 50% off

  • Outdoor - Up to 30% off

  • Bed & Bath - Up to 35 off

  • Kitchenware - Up to 35% off

  • Wall Art - Up to 30% off

  • Bedroom Furniture - Up to 20% off

  • Kitchen & Dining Furniture - Up to 20% off

  • Decor - Up to 25% off

  • Lighting - Up to 20% off

  • Living Room Furniture - Up to 20% off

  • Office Furniture - Up to 25% off

  • Sofas & Armchairs - Up to 20% off

  • Renovation - Up to 25% off

Here are some of the best deals at

How to earn cash while you shop

Cashback platforms are becoming increasingly popular, and are a great way to compound your savings on Boxing Day.

On the 26th, ShopBack is offering the following deals all day:

  • The Iconic: 20% cashback

  • Myer: 17% cashback

On the 27th, you can also score cashback deals from 5pm to 9pm AEDT:

  • Princess Polly: 20% cashback

  • BoohooMan: 20% cashback

  • Charles & Keith: 20% cashback

  • Gazman: 20% cashback ($15 Cap)

  • Kiehls: 25% cashback (capped at $25)

  • Levis: 20% cashback

  • Gorman: 20% cashback

  • Lovehoney: 20% cashback

  • ECHT: 20% cashback

How to shop Boxing Day sales

The sales are starting earlier and earlier, with online retailers advertising sales days before their brick and mortar counterparts are.

“If you want to make the most of the deals and ensure you don’t miss out, start your shopping early,” personal finance expert at Finder, Kate Browne said.

“Make a list of all the things you need and do some research to find all the retailers stocking your item, that way you know where to head on the day.”

But before you buy, make sure you take a look at the store’s returns policy, as they tend to have stricter rules around returning discounted items, Browne said.

“Some stores, such as JB Hi-Fi and Bunnings, offer a price match guarantee,” she said.

“Use this to your advantage to score an extra discount.

Here’s your Boxing Day to-do list:

  1. Jump online early;

  2. Know the value of the items you want to avoid overspending;

  3. Keep an eye on retailers, as some offer exclusive deals or access to members.

Want 2021 to be your best (financial) year yet? Follow Yahoo Finance on Facebook, LinkedIn, Instagram and Twitter, and subscribe to the free Fully Briefed daily newsletter here.