Our top 21 Christmas toys for kids

It's heading towards Christmas and you don't know what to get your children for Christmas.

You want to keep it a surprise so what do you buy?

Here are 21 gifts that are very trendy this Christmas and shouldn't disappoint on the day.

Obviously you should take the ages and interests of your children into account. And don't forget to allow for delivery time.

  1. Lego Hidden Side Graveyard Mystery/Make your own movie - Lego never gets old with new models to create and the opportunity to make your own Lego movie
  2. Kids smart watch - this is great for sporty kids and those that like to be on time
  3. Basketball hoop - make sure you buy a sturdy, quality model with a basketball of course
  4. PlayStation4 Slim 500GB console in black - a popular gaming device that is continually upgraded
  5. Play Doh table with six tubs and accessories - ideal to keep mess off the floor and all the accessories together
  6. Nerf laser ops Alphapoint - several Nerf laser guns to keep the kids active
  7. Peppa Pig Bedtime Little Library - a cute series to read to little ones at bedtime. Any Peppa Pig toy to keep little ones amused
  8. Water bomb crossbow - a water crossbow is an alternative to a water pistol
  9. Little Tikes cozy coupe - various ride-on cars available that are suitable for different ages
  10. Wahu super slide - great for the pool and outdoors
  11. Marvel Avengers: Infinity War Titan hero Power FX Iron Spider - with several action hero movies, these action figures remain popular
  12. Anything Harry Potter e.g. Hogwarts battle game - for die-hard fans you can get invisible cloaks, games and much more
  13. Hatchimals Wow - watch these cuties hatch
  14. Dreamworks Dragons - little dragons that are too cute when they hatch out
  15. Llamas and sloths - stuffed toys - these are the 'in' animals this year so you see them everywhere from cards and stuffed toys to clothes and doona covers
  16. Sega Genesis Mini - 40 games, plug in and play - hours of entertainment and fun for the whole family
  17. Owleez Interactive pet - feed this owl and interact with it just like a pet
  18. Barbie Dream Plane - Barbie gets it all, including her own plane - lucky Barbie
  19. Fingerlings Light Up Narwhal - a light up toy in the Fingerlings range
  20. LOL Surprise House, doll and more - a surprise hit this year with several LOL items available for girls
  21. Coding robots - various interactive robots for kids who enjoy coding and technology
Harry Potter popularity continues to soar for toys and Lego.

Harry Potter popularity continues to soar for toys and Lego.