Autism Sensory/Fidget toy shops

My best buys for sensory and fidget toys are usually in the $2 shops – but for more specific items, here are some more (mostly) Australian shops.

Here is a good list of fidget toys.

Australian Geographic – lots of interesting little bits’n’bobs.  Browsing the stores are better than navigating their website (no “sensory” category).

Autism Advisory and Support shop (NSW, shipping $12).

Educational Experience (NSW, shipping $14.20+). No specific “Sensory” category, but a search returns many sensory products.

Foss education (NSW, shipping $12.50).

Indigo Toys (Qld, shipping calculated at checkout).

iQtoys (Qld, shipping $7.99).

Modern Teaching Aids (NSW, shipping $12.90 – though orders can be phoned through and picked up at the Brisbane outlet store). No specific “Sensory” category, but a search returns many sensory products.

My Diffability (Vic, shipping $8.25+).

One Stop Sensory Shop (NSW, shipping calculated at checkout).

Psylutions for Learning (Qld, shipping calculated at checkout).

Resources at hand (Qld, shipping calculated at checkout).

Senseabilities (Vic, shipping $8+).

SensoryTools (NSW, shipping calculated at checkout).

Sensory Wonders (Vic, shipping calculated at checkout).

Skillbuilders (WA, shipping $8.25+).

Special needs 4 special needs (Qld, shipping calculated at checkout).

Special Needs Toys (NSW, shippingcalculated at checkout).

Sue Larkey’s Online Shop (NSW, shipping $12.50+).

Therapy Toy Shop (Vic, shipping $12+).

The Teaching Toy Box (Ebay store) – my only non-Australian source!  Seller will provide combined shipping on request, which makes it more affordable.

The Toy Bug (Qld, shipping $12.90).

Windmill (Vic/SA/Tas, shipping $10+).

And if you prefer to try before you buy – check out Noah’s Ark Toy Library (Brisbane).  Membership fees can be paid using FaHCSIA funding.

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