Spring has sprung which means it’s the perfect time to give your home and garden a little bit of love. Even small upgrades like a fresh coat of paint or a steam cleaning of all your carpets can make a huge difference for the new season ahead.
While a complete DIY makeover would be fantastic, it might not be within your budget right now. Luckily Mum Central has teamed up with some fantastic home and garden experts to offer 20 great products to spruce up your home and outdoor area.
And boy have we got an incredible bunch of prizes for you! Homewares, flooring, bedding, cleaning supplies, appliances, pantry storage, and more. We’ve even got some great prizes for your outdoor area too including a state-of-the-art security system and a robotic pool vacuum!
All in all, we have 20 different products with 24 different prize packs, valued at an incredible $15,028.54 in total.
Our HUGE PRIZE HAUL includes:
- Cleaning + Appliances – A spot cleaner, steam cleaner, air purifier, cleaning package, dishwasher, air fryer and clothes dryer – oh my!
- Homewares and flooring – Carpeting, a rug, wallpaper, wall stickers, candles, mattress, and pantry storage system!
- Outdoor Musts – Security system, robotic pool vacuum, hammock, BBQ supplies, mosquito repeller and hose system – woot woot!
Make sure you enter by completing the entry form below, and be sure to nominate which prize draw/s (or all) you’d like to be in the running for!
CLEANING & APPLIANCES
Nothing says “refresh” quite like a new appliance or cleaning product to spark a little joy while doing those daily chores. Now, onto our top cleaning and appliance picks for your home!
For Spot Cleaning:
Kärcher SE 3-18 Ultra Clean Battery Spot Cleaner
WHERE TO BUY: Supercheap Auto
Be ready for any unforeseen spot stains with the Kärcher SE 3-18 Ultra Clean Battery Spot Cleaner. This powerful tool effectively eliminates a range of spots and stains from all types of fibres in carpets, rugs, upholstery, and car interiors. Best of all, it’s cordless, compact and ideal for cleaning up big stains from the little people (and pets) in your life.
There’s a lot to love about this cleaning machine – its battery-powered, German design is engineered by world leaders in cleaning technology. Plus the unique Real Time technology in the battery shows the remaining run time and charge time in minutes. There’s also a unique self-cleaning system and a two-tank system which allows for easy filling and emptying plus a fast drying feature for quick drying of fabrics and antibacterial pet odour removal. Spot cleaning has never been so satisfying!
ENTER TO WIN BELOW: 1 x Kärcher SE 3-18 Ultra Clean Battery Spot Cleaner, valued at $499
For Steam Cleaning:
Kärcher SC 4 EasyFix Premium
WHERE TO BUY: Kärcher
For a deeper clean, perfect for a spring refresh, the Kärcher SC 4 is a whizz! This dream cleaning machine can be used to deep clean a home using only tap water and the power of pure steam, without the need for harsh chemicals or scrubbing. The SC 4 removes 99.999% of viruses* and 99.99% of all common household bacteria** from typical household hard surfaces. It’s ideal for removing stubborn dirt like grease from oven doors and knobs, dirt from hard floors, and even limescale and mould from tiles and taps.
Deceptively simple to use, the SC 4 comes with a fast heat-up time (just 4 minutes) and child lock for peace of mind. It comes with all the accessories you need including a carpet glider, hand tool, microfibre floor cloth and hand tool cover, detail nozzle, power nozzle and round brushes. Use it anywhere too – on floors, furniture, kitchens, showers, toilets, kids’ toys, pet beds and carpets.
ENTER TO WIN BELOW: 1 X Kärcher SC 4 EasyFix Premium Steam Cleaner, Valued at $699
For Clean Air:
Daikin MC55YPVM Air Purifier
LEARN MORE: Daikin Air Purifiers
Breathe easy year-round with Daikin, the air purifier specialist. They have the ideal purifier for every space, from bedrooms to open living spaces. All Daikin Air purifiers feature Sensitive Choice Approval with four layers of purification including a maintenance-free High-Efficiency Particulate Filter, deodorising filter and their unique Streamer Technology.
Featuring built-in sensors that continuously monitor micro-sized particles dust and odour and a live IAQ readout panel for at-a-glance visibility of pollutant levels in the space, the unit is clever, whisper quiet and incredibly easy to use. It’s ideal for eliminating unwanted smells and can even minimise the chance of your little ones catching a cold. Their Air Purifiers have been independently tested against viruses like H1N1 and HCOV-229E in a bedroom-sized room and can deliver a 99.3% reduction* in as little as 30 minutes. Clean air and less chance of colds –sign us up!
* For more information, visit https://www.daikin.com.au/pureair
MUM CENTRAL READER OFFER: SAVE: EXTRA $120 OFF DAIKIN MC55 AIR PURIFIER CODE: MCDAIKIN120 EXPIRY: 30 SEPTEMBER 2023
ENTER BELOW TO WIN: 1 x Daikin MC55YPVM Air Purifier, valued at $649
For a Whole House Clean:
Koh Complete Starter Kit
WHERE TO BUY: Koh
Koh is a winner when it comes to your whole house cleaning needs. It offers one simple, eco-friendly system to effortlessly clean your entire home, from the floors to the loo, and even the dishes! The Complete Starter Kit comes with the Koh spray mop, Koh’s award-winning Universal Cleaner (1.8l), Atomiser Spray Bottle, Foaming Spray bottles, Multipurpose cloths, Loo cleaner tablets, Dish foam liquid, sponges, grout brush, and five mop heads.
The Starter Kit is eco-certified by GECA a safer alternative for asthma and allergy sufferers and is part of the Sensitive Choice Program. Plus with no chemical nasties, fumes or fragrances, it’s a safer choice for your home and family without needing to compromise on performance. The Starter Kit is also refillable and reusable.
MUM CENTRAL READER OFFER: SAVE: 30% OFF NO CODE NEEDED NO EXPIRY
ENTER TO WIN BELOW: 1 x Koh Complete Starter Kit + a year’s supply of Koh refills, valued at $450
For the Kitchen:
Kleenmaid DW6020XB Black Stainless Steel Dishwasher
WHERE TO BUY: Kleenmaid
It’ll make a stunning addition to your kitchen – and your best friend for meal clean-ups – the DW6020XB free-standing or built-under Dishwasher is next in our epic giveaway. Beautifully finished in stunning black with fingerprint-resistant stainless steel, this appliance comes with all the bells and whistles. It’s quiet, energy-efficient (3 stars for energy and 4.5 stars for water) and comes with a five-year parts and labour warranty.
There’s also a touch control panel with an energy-saving LED display, 6 wash programs accommodating 12 place settings and a self-cleaning filter system to save you from that horrible messy chore. The top basket is height adjustable to allow room for tall platters and large pots and the 70°C sanitation cycle is ideal for baby bottles and for cleaning the dishwasher. There’s even an Aqua stop hose and anti-overflow detection to protect from flooding together with a child lock for peace of mind.
MUM CENTRAL READER OFFER: SAVE: 50% OFF RRP CODE: NO CODE NEEDED EXPIRY: 14 OCTOBER 2023
ENTER BELOW TO WIN: Kleenmaid DW6020XB Black Stainless Steel Dishwasher, valued at $1,599
For the Laundry:
LG 9kg Heat Pump Dryer
LEARN MORE: Mac Trade Services
If you are thinking of upgrading your dryer, fridge or freezer this spring, then be sure to check the government incentive schemes in your state! In South Australia, for example, customers can receive up to $450 cashback on energy-efficient dryers, fridges and freezers purchased from appliance retailers such as Harvey Norman, Good Guys or Appliances Online. Have a look at MAC Trade Services for more on this and be quick as the incentive ends on 30th November 2023.
MAC Trade Services doesn’t sell dryers, fridges, and freezers; instead, they specialise in helping you get cash rebates once you have made the purchase. They take pride in offering the highest cashback in South Australia and are able to claim for eligible purchases made since January 2023. You have the flexibility to purchase your energy-efficient appliance from appliance retailers like Harvey Norman and The Good Guys as well as online platforms such as Appliances Online.
The super-efficient 9-star energy-rated LG 9kg Heat Pump Dryer is a must-have for your laundry room. It uses a compressor instead of an electric heater for extreme energy efficiency. Its eco-hybrid technology provides the option to either select a dryer setting that uses less energy or a setting that reduces drying time depending on your requirements and preferences. The LG 9kg Heat Pump Dryer features a stainless steel drum, multiple drying cycles, an auto-cleaning condenser, remote monitoring with ThinQ®, a double-layer air filter, a reversible door, and a 10-year warranty on parts.
ENTER BELOW TO WIN: 1 x LG 9kg Heat Pump Dryer, valued at $1,727
Instant VersaZone Air Fryer
WHERE TO BUY: Instant Brands Australia
Up your cooking game with an Air Fryer. And not just any Air Fryer, but the most versatile Air Fryer on the market. Instant VersaZone offers you the option of both a single-drawer or dual-drawer Air Fryer functionality with dual 4.25L cooking chambers or a single 8.5L cooking space – large enough for a family serving of chips, veggies or a butterflied chicken.
This Air Fryer is exceptionally easy to use with six 1-touch cooking programs (air fry, roast, bake, reheat, grill and dehydrate) and delivers crispy, tender results every time with 95% less oil compared to deep frying. It’s the perfect cooking companion for family-sized meals or entertaining and it looks great on the bench top. And because the cooking basket, cooking tray and divider are non-stick and dishwasher safe, clean up is quick and convenient too!
ENTER BELOW TO WIN: 1 x Instant VersaZone Air Fryer, valued at $429
FLOORING & HOMEWARES
Another great way to bring new season vibes to your space is to invest in something new that will stand out in your home. A new piece of furniture, a new rug, or new wall art, wallpaper and carpeting. Here are some great picks for your home.
For your Carpeting Needs:
Andersens One Room Driftwood Bay Carpet Offer
RRP: $1,500 (for one room)
WHERE TO BUY: Andersens
Ahh new carpeting! Unveiling the epitome of comfort and luxury, Andersens’ wool carpets redefine what it means to invest in quality flooring. Imagine stepping onto a carpet so soft it feels like a cloud, yet so durable it can withstand the hustle and bustle of daily life – yes, please!
Andersens’ Driftwood Bay carpet collection ticks all the boxes – naturally stain and fade-resistant, durable and sooo soft! The carpets are made from eco-friendly material and come in an 8-colour palette inspired by natural landscapes. They also offer thermal insulation, serving as a cosy, temperature-regulating layer that makes your home a sanctuary in any season. But what really makes this carpet special is its longevity – wool is renowned for its durability, a characteristic that translates into a long-lasting investment for your home. New carpet? Yes, please!
ENTER TO WIN BELOW: 1 x Driftwood Bay carpet for one room (maximum 5m²), including premium underlay and installation, valued at $1,500
For Your Walls:
Superfresco Easy Wallpaper
RRP: Wallpaper rolls starting from $58
WHERE TO BUY: Bunnings
Whether you’re wallpapering an entire room or creating a feature wall, wallpaper is a stylish way to transform a space. If you want a quick and easy way to install wallpaper, look no further than Superfresco Easy wallpaper. This stuff is magical when it comes to decorating and is easy to put up, clean and remove.
Superfresco Easy Wallpaper comes with paste-the-wall technology so you paste your wall instead of the wallpaper. There’s no need for a pasting table and it cuts your decorating time as you don’t need to wait for your wallpaper to soak. When you want to replace it, simply peel it away without scraping or using a steamer. There’s a wide range of stunning designs and colours to choose from so you’ll find a Superfresco Easy wallpaper to suit your home.
ENTER BELOW TO WIN: 1 x Superfresco Easy decorator pack, including 3 rolls of wallpaper, one Wallpaper Application Kit and one wallpaper trimmer, valued at $330.68
For Your Floor:
Darren Palmer Rug Collection – Earth Rug
WHERE TO BUY: Carpet Court
Effortlessly transform your space with a new rug. The exquisite Darren Palmer Earth Rug is the perfect addition to any modern living area. Designed by Darren Palmer for maximum luxury and performance, the Earth Rug captures the very essence of Darren’s relaxed yet luxurious style, resulting in a range that is inspired by the beauty of the Australian landscape.
Exceptionally durable, Earth is made from a blend of jute, cotton and wool for sustainability, resilience and style. It’s suitable for high-traffic areas and is designed to last, including the elegant pattern which will remain crisp and vibrant for many years to come. You’ll love how soft the yarn is and how this dream rug can enhance any space. Check out the whole Darren Palmer Rug Collection – it’s just gorgeous!
ENTER BELOW TO WIN: 1 x Darren Palmer Rug Collection – Earth Rug, valued at $995
For the Pantry:
OXO POP 2.0 Containers, Sets and Accessories
RRP: $359 for a set of 20
WHERE TO BUY: Howards Storage World
Achieve pantry perfection and treat yourself to a beautifully organised pantry year-round. Putting a system in place in your pantry will help to save time, create space, reduce waste and make it easy to keep your pantry tidy. Your best bet is to use good quality stackable containers, caddies to group items in like categories and shelf helpers to maximise space.
Our pick for pantry storage is the OXO POP 2.0 Containers from Howards Storage World. OXO POP 2.0 Containers are high quality and have a unique push button mechanism that creates an airtight seal with just one touch. They are designed to keep dry food fresher for longer and are dishwasher-safe with lids that come apart for easy cleaning. OXO POP 2.0 Containers can be purchased individually or as part of a set. Available in square and rectangular shapes designed for modular stacking, they make the most of any storage space.
For the Bedroom:
Ecosa Queen Mattress
WHERE TO BUY: Ecosa
What better way to give your bedroom a new feel than with a best-selling mattress from Ecosa? Expect a comfortable night’s sleep with an Ecosa Mattress – a memory foam mattress offering ergonomic support and spinal alignment. It’s easy to find your perfect firmness with the three adjustable firmness options. Don’t worry about a tossy-turny partner either – Ecosa Mattresses allow you to roll without disturbing anyone else in the bed.
Ecosa mattresses are engineered to support your spine’s natural alignment, allowing you to relax into restorative sleep and wake feeling pain-free and refreshed. It also comes with a waterproof removable OceanCycled™ cover which keeps your mattress clean and dust-mite-free. The mattress is a beautiful addition to any bedroom – sweet dreams!
ENTER BELOW TO WIN: 1 x Ecosa Mattress in Queen, valued at $1,150
For the Playroom/Kid’s Room or Living Space:
Kando Art Decals
RRP: Starting at $30
WHERE TO BUY: Kando Art
Kando Art wall decals are a playful solution for anyone wanting to brighten up their space, made from a non-toxic, removable, and reusable peel-and-stick fabric material, making them rental-friendly and easy to change out, mix up or move around as you like.
Surprise your little one with something extra special and fun just for them! Kando Art has a range of incredible wall decals for every space in your home including their Miffy collection, perfect for a nursery, playroom or kid’s bedroom. We also love the bright and playful colours of Jane Davenport which will be the Piece de resistance in your main living space or older kids’ bedroom. The ballerinas are perfect for any aspiring dancers while the Portofino Garden range delivers a touch of colour to spice up any space. Just stunning!
MUM CENTRAL READER OFFER: SAVE: 20% OFF THE WHOLE RANGE CODE: MUM20 EXPIRY: 30 SEPTEMBER 2023
ENTER BELOW TO WIN: 1 X Kando Art Gift Voucher, valued at $500
For Anywhere in your Home:
Haven Luxe Scented Candles
RRP: Starting at $25
WHERE TO BUY: Haven
One of the simplest ways to give your home a little bit of love is to add candles. Haven Luxe Scented candles are known for their refined home fragrances and smell simply divine! Even after the final flicker, they look lovely as vases, storage pieces, or mini plant pots, adding a touch of style to your tablescape.
There are several amazing options at Haven but our top picks have to be the Celebrate Duo Soy Blend Candle (sweet and fruity on one side and warm and comforting on the other) and the Fresh Cut Flowers Signature Soy Blend Candle – because who doesn’t love the smell of fresh flowers in our homes? The Urban Jungle Signature Soy Blend Candle is also a bestseller with sweet vanilla and herbaceous sage. Reasonably priced, well presented and uniquely curated, you’ll love this range and be surprised at how a few candles can enhance your home.
ENTER BELOW TO WIN: 1 of 3 Haven Luxe gift packs, including Celebrate Duo Candle, Urban Jungle Signature Soy Blend candle and Fresh Cut Flowers Signature Soy Blend candle, valued at $80 each
OUTDOOR SPACES & GARDEN
We can’t let your indoor space have all the fun, especially as we head into warm weather and sunny days. Spend more time outdoors and enjoy your private oasis in your backyard with these great garden finds and features.
Swann AllSecure650™ 2K Wireless 4 Camera Security Kit
WHERE TO BUY: Swann
First things first, these days every home needs a security system. The peace of mind it provides is next to none and Swann, a security specialist with over 35 years of experience, is dedicated to developing innovative solutions for families and businesses. The AllSecure650™ 2K Wireless Security Camera Kit is a groundbreaking wireless security solution that offers adaptable and affordable security monitoring for your home. The Kit includes 4 x durable 100% wire-free, easy-install cameras with powerful day and night vision. All 4 cameras run on rechargeable batteries, and the NVR power hub comes with a spare battery for no camera downtime and charges the NVR for up to 5 hours in case of a power cut. A proper security system like this one doesn’t rely on the internet or power and runs uninterrupted.
The AllSecure650™ 2K Wireless Security Camera Kit has additional features such as free local and cloud recording, sensor lights, sirens, and alerts which are all controlled via the SwannSecurity app. With a sleek trapezoid design, it blends seamlessly with any home or office decor and is incredibly easy to set up. The two-way audio issues warnings to intrudes or instructions to visitors. If you’ve been meaning to invest in a home security system, this one ticks all the boxes and more.
ENTER BELOW TO WIN: 1 x Swann AllSecure650™ 2K Wireless 4 Camera Security Kit, valued at $999.95
For your Pool:
ZODIAC® Duo-X™ DX3000 Robotic Pool Cleaner
WHERE TO BUY: ZODIAC
Spend more time relaxing and less time cleaning your pool thanks to ZODIAC® Duo- X™ DX3000 robotic pool cleaner! This amazing pool robot combines agility with built-in intelligence and gives you the peace of mind of the ultimate pool cleaning. Simply turn it on and let it do its thing!
Featuring dual-stage filtration, the Duo- X™ DX3000 also includes a patented Helix™ roller brush that can pick up small and large debris and offers excellent coverage. The Duo-X™ comes with embedded smart sensors and a patented Lift System™ making the removal of the cleaner from the water so much easier. It also comes with a patented Cyclonic Suction technology and is Climate Care Certified by SPASA Australia. Prepare for a happy summer and safe swimming thanks to ZODIAC®!
ENTER BELOW TO WIN: 1 x ZODIAC® Duo- X™ DX3000 Robotic Pool Cleaner valued at $2099.00
For your Lawn:
Hoselink Retractable Hose Reel
WHERE TO BUY: Hoselink
Let your lawn in on the upgrade fun and keep it looking crisp and green with the Hoselink Retractable Hose Reel. This handy reel is the ideal garden tool for anyone who desires a hassle-free, enjoyable watering experience. The Hoselink Retractable Hose Reel provides dynamic ease of use since it enables the user to enjoy automatic retraction of the hose reel with the advanced and efficient rewinding mechanism, saving time and energy. It’s even taken home the 2023 Product Review Award and continues to be a firm favourite for families across Australia.
The reel provides robust and reliable watering with an incredible set of functionalities that make it stand out from other hose reels available for purchase. It’s also portable, easy to carry with an integrated carry handle, durable and withstands volatile environmental conditions.
ENTER BELOW TO WIN: 1 x Charcoal 20m Retractable Hose Reel, valued at $215
Little Kids Business Hammocks and Swinging Chairs
RRP: From $109.95
WHERE TO BUY: Little Kids Business
Picture serenity in a beautiful environment, you can take it all in and relax at the same time with a portable hanging hammock swing. Little Kids Business has stunning swinging hammocks, chairs and even beds, suitable for kids and adults and with free shipping too. With natural tones and adorned with soft lovely-handcrafted tassels, these will be a great addition to your home and garden this spring.
The Gardeon Hammock Chair Swing Bed is the ideal place to enjoy a cuppa and a book. Made from quality polyester cotton with a solid timber rail, the Swing can hold a maximum of 120kg in weight. Another ideal choice, especially for little ones, is the Keezi Kids Nest Swing Chair Hammock. Great for two kids or one adult, the Keezi Kids Hammock is a wonderful way to spend a relaxing time for yourself or swinging fun for the kids.
ENTER BELOW TO WIN: Choose from either a Keezi Kids Nest Swing Hammock Chair valued at $109.95 or Gardeon Hammock Chair Swing Bed valued at $150.95
For Keeping Mozzies at Bay:
Thermacell E55 rechargeable Mosquito Repeller
WHERE TO BUY: Thermacell Repellents
Enjoy all your outdoor oasis has to offer without the annoying mozzies thanks to Thermacell. This innovative product offers mosquito protection without messy sprays or lotions. Portable and perfect for backyard entertaining and picnics, the Thermacell E55 creates a 28m² zone of advanced protection to stop mosquitoes before they can bite you.
All you need to do is turn it on and you’ve got a 28m² zone of protection. With a 5.5-hour battery, you can enjoy long evenings (or camping trips) without recharging. Twelve hours of unscented and smoke-free liquid repellent is also included with the Thermacell E55 and you can purchase additional refills as needed.
ENTER BELOW TO WIN: 1 of 2 Thermacell E55 Rechargeable Mosquito Repellers plus a 40-hour refill valued at $129.98 each
Grillworx Tools and Accessories
RRP: From $5.50
WHERE TO BUY: Grillworx
Behold BBQing bliss with Grillworx BBQ tools and accessories. With a few key accessories, you’ll be ready to get your grill on and enjoy an organised BBQ space too. The Grillworx range of BBQ tools and accessories is designed to take your outdoor cooking to the next level all the while offering comfort and functionality.
There are several Grillworx accessories to add to your BBQ space including spatula, tongs, liner, brushes and more. Crafted with meticulous attention to detail, each Grillworx BBQ tool is made with high-quality, durable materials to withstand the rigours of your barbecuing needs. So, who is ready for a summer of backyard BBQs?
ENTER BELOW TO WIN: 1 of 2, Grillworx Summer prize packs featuring spatula, tongs, hot plate liner, 3-in-1 grill brush, T-grill brush, bamboo skewers, push button lighters and Ezy lighter, valued at $78.50 each
Well, that about wraps up our home and garden competition for 2023. We hope these home and garden products inspire you this spring. Even one or two new products can make a world of difference to your living space.
So be sure to enter below to WIN one of these great prizes.
Take home one of our top picks in our 2023 Home and Garden Giveaway!
We have 23 different prize packs up for grabs with a total prize pool of over $15,000! Will you be one of our lucky winners? Simply select the home and garden products you’d like to win (select just one or choose them all).