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Published November 24th 2012
Hampers say it like you mean it and with style too
Hampers come gallantly to the rescue no matter what the occasion. It could be a birthday that crept up despite face book alerts, Christmas, anniversaries, or a newborn who'd reckoned enough's enough and decided to make a run for it. Flowers, fruits, chocolate, baby stuff, wine and gourmet hampers are the best and the easiest way to convey greetings or gratitude. Having the contact details of a quality hamper service that could deliver at the shortest possible time, sometimes even within the same day, on your fridge door can be quite handy. Here are a few around Melbourne who deliver city-wide, or nation-wide, or even internationally.
Floral Frenzy Gift Hampers If you wish to send flowers anywhere in Melbourne, you could check out what they have for you at Floral Frenzy. From potted cyclamens to gorgeous gerberas and Singapore orchids you can pick and choose from their online shop if you can't make it to their store in Surrey Hills. They are able to do same day service in Melbourne. Phone: 1300 363 383 Location: 542 Whitehorse Road, Surrey Hills, Vic 3127
Their specialty is imported food and gifts from different parts of the world—pate, cheese, pesto, chocolates, biscuits, and more. They also have a range of Australian gourmet food. You can have a look at the various hampers they have at Banquet Basket. They also have an exquisite range of baby gift hampers with everything from a bottle of congratulatory bubbly to clothes, toys, toiletries, and teddies. Phone: 03 9855 9395 Location: Melbourne
Fruit Only There's more to Fruit Only than fruits. They do have an excellent selection of seasonal fruits covering all occasions from Christmas to Get Wells. You can browse and buy online here if you so wish. In addition to this they have flowers, relaxation packs, and a variety of other hampers. Christmas hampers go beyond fruits to gourmet food, wine, chocolate, as well as relaxation and pampering gift baskets. They deliver all over Australia from Adelaide to Toowoomba. For all details on their customer service, visit Fruit Only. Phone: 1300 378 486 or 1300 FRUIT ONLY Location: 130 Stanley Street, West Melbourne, Vic 3003
My Hamper My Hamper has Her Pamper and His Pamper in addition to gourmet, fresh fruit, and baby gift hampers. Beautifully packaged and including a wide range of products, they take pride in their presentation and style. In keeping with this ideal, My Hamper is constantly introducing new gift ideas and hampers. You can have a look as well as do your hamper shopping online. Phone: 0438 220 505 Location: PO Box 832, Macleod, Vic 3085
Coco Box Coco Box specialises in edible chocolates shaped like exquisite flowers. So you get the beauty of a bouquet with the sweetness of chocolate in one beautiful package. Lindt, Ferrero Rocher, and Belgian chocolate assume pretty shapes and go into the hampers in artistic presentations. From new baby to Christmas or Thank You, chances are you'll get it right with these lovely creations. Coco Box is based in Melbourne but deliver nation wide. For more information or to design your own chocolate bouquet, visit Coco Box. You can also do your shopping online here. Phone: 0434 262 010 Location: Melbourne
The Complete Basket Case From Beer o' Clock to Best Wishes, the Complete Basketcase has all eventualities covered. To see what they have or to grab a shopping cart, go to The Complete Basket Case.They can deliver gourmet food, fruit, beer, special diet, pampering items, or almost any crazy gift idea that may strike you for an eccentric relative or a special friend. They also do made to order where you have a say as to what goes into the hamper. Phone: 1300 733 933 Location: 247 Abbotsford Street, North Melbourne, Vic 3051
The Hamper Club The Hamper Club have various options categorised Sensational, Delicious, Savoury etc., perhaps giving you an idea of how they see their products. You can choose from these and more. They have separate His and Her categories simplifying things considerably for those that don't get the difference. Phone: 03 9817 5115 Location: PO Box 248, Kew East, Vic 3102