Looking for the perfect lunch box and drink bottle that will go the distance and not need replacing before the end of term 1?

We’ve shared our top choices for school lunch boxes and drink bottles to get you through 2021.

Best lunch boxes


Smash are experts in Back to School!

They know what kids need at different stages of their school life, and what parents expect from the products they buy. Parents love the reliability of Smash.

A brand that’s been around for over 15 years, supplying school accessories that last the school year. Smash’s range of Back to School products includes: Insulated and hard lunchboxes, BPA free drink bottles, Freeze accessories and everything you need to go into an Insulated Lunch Bag to keep food fresher for longer. Backpacks with the best designs and the latest materials so the kids can have the Smash attitude without compromising comfort or support, and stationery that brings fun into the classroom.

Smash products are available at most major retailers.

Nude food movers

Hailed as the best thing since sliced bread, and the ultimate way to keep that bread fresh! The Nude Food Movers range by Smash, is designed with a space for everything to eliminate the need for portion packing and wrapping. The range consists of lunch, sandwich and snack boxes, stackable snack tubes and insulated covers. All products are BPA free making them the perfect choice for families!

Nude food movers are available at most major retailers.

Planetbox Shuttle stainless steel lunchbox

PlanetBox Shuttle is designed for packing healthy foods wherever life takes you. Good for young kids with shorter school days.

Available from Biome

Ecopocket Lunch Pack

Replace single-use plastic ziploc bags with these reusable pockets from EcoPocket. This three piece lucnh pack features one square, flat pocket, perfect for storing sandwiches plus two smaller snack pockets to fit one cup of food each. Made from BPA free and food safe PEVA.

Available from Biome


Yumbox is a bento-style lunchbox with 6 compartments and a single lid. Perfect for children who like variety, the Original is divided into 5 half-cup portions of the key food groups, plus a dip/treat section. Great for packing wet foods like yogurt and dips.

Available from Biome

Stuck on You bento box

Stuck on you Bento Boxes are leak-proof*, dishwasher safe, BPA/phthalates free and professionally custom-printed with a design of your choice.

Shop the Stuck on You range here


Cheeki stainless lunch box

This Every Day lunch box is a no fuss, grab and go size that will fit into any bag. Easy to use, it is the perfect size for a sandwich, salad or pasta. Featuring flip up clips, this everyday lunch box is for people of all ages.

Shop the Cheeki range here

Hipp-O-Bento Box

Hipp-O-Bento is perfect for those who enjoy a variety of food. Say goodbye to waste from individually packaged food and send your little adventurer off with a fun nutritious lunch every day!

Shop the Hippo Blue range here

Best drink bottles

Nike sports water bottle

Stay hydrated with the iconic Nike Sport Water Bottle. This leak-proof water bottle boasts an ergonomic design for easy carrying, while the puff valve spout ensures superior water flow. This BPA free bottle is perfect for everyone, for everyday use.

Available at most good sports stores.


Smash offer the best range of drink bottles in Australia. High quality, BPA free water bottles. An essential item for keeping your water intake up during the day. The extensive range covers glass water bottles, plastic bottles, sports water bottles, metal bottles, big and small drink bottles and those wanting a hint of fashion. Ideal for school, the gym, sports and work.

Smash products are available at most major retailers.

Cheeki insulated water bottle

The Cheeki Active Range is designed for the those living an active on-the-go lifestyle. Coming in both Insulated and Single Wall there’s a bottle to match your thirst. From your intense gym workout to your next urban adventure. The Active Range features our unique Tri-Tech™ Sports Lid that has a 3-click adjustable flow system as well as an off-setting making the lid 100% leakproof.

Shop the Cheeki range here

Nude Water Bottle

Ensure you always have filtered water at hand with the Nude Food Movers squeezable Fresh Filter Drink Bottle.

Nude food products are available at most major retailers.

Yumbox insulated drink bottle

The new Yumbox Aqua Insulated Drink Bottle is kid friendly with an easy open cap, no-slip silicone grip bands and a no-slip base. It also comes with a removable silicone wrist strap.

Available from Mini hippo

Pura Kiki Junior Sports Bottle

A stainless steel sports bottle designed to be used for years, not months, by utilising adaptable lids. As your child grows, the bottle changes too. This bottle is fitted with a Big Mouth sports top for free-flowing liquid.

Available from Biome

Klean Kanteen Insulated Stainless Steel Water Bottle

A BPA-free, double-walled stainless steel insulating bottle. Keeps contents hot for 12hrs, while iced drinks stay frosty for more than 24hrs. Comes with a leak-proof looped Sports cap and the new Klean Coat, a powder coat finish that is 4x more durable, chip resistant and safe for your family and the environment.

Available from Biome