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    18 Practical Buys Aussies Can Grab For A Steal This Amazon Prime Day

    Instant Pots, Pyrex containers, portable hard drives, bluetooth body scales and heaps more useful things to bag this Prime Day.

    We hope you love the products we recommend! All of them were independently selected by our editors. Just so you know, BuzzFeed may collect a share of sales or other compensation from the links on this page if you decide to shop from them. Oh, and FYI — prices are accurate and items in stock as of time of publication.

    Amazon Australia's Prime Day, the day when Amazon has more deals than you could ever conceivably look through in an ENTIRE LIFETIME, is here!

    We waded through the mountains of bargains for you and found some of the best deals in every category.

    FYI — deals move quickly on Prime Day. We’ll do our best to keep this post as up-to-date as possible, but we can’t catch everything immediately. Check back throughout Prime Day to see our latest updates as the deals change!

    Note: To get these deals you have to be a Prime member, so if you aren't already, sign up for a free 30-day trial here.

    1. This 4TB high capacity hard drive by WD that you can use to back up photos, videos or documents, so that you won't panic the next time your computer crashes.


    This hard drive is plug and play ready for any windows PCs, so all you've got to do is connect it to your computer and you're ready to start backing up your files. It's super lightweight and durable, so it's also great to travel with.

    Get it on sale now for $128.

    Shop the entire WD sale here.

    2. This body fat scale that you can connect to your phone, so you can better understand the ins and outs of your body.


    All you have to do is link this scale up to your phone through their app and it'll calculate things like your BMI, weight, bone mass, subcutaneous fat, visceral fat, muscle mass, water weight and skeletal muscle.

    Get it on sale now for $29.24.

    3. This Echo Show 5, which features a camera, so you can make all the video calls you like while making dinner.


    You can use the Echo Show to set an alarm, bring up your to-do list and play your morning tunes, so you can get ready for your day. Don’t mornings seem better already? You can also use it to watch movies, TV shows or the news, plus, you can customise the display with your choice of clock face or photo.

    Get it on sale now for $79.

    4. This heated back massager that'll knead and work at your muscles, so that you can carry on living your best life without neck and back pain.


    This massager features four deep-kneading massage nodes and a heating function to provide you with optimum comfort and relief from the tension you've been carrying around. The velcro strap also makes it easy to secure it to any chair, so you can enjoy your massage while you're working, watching a movie or just hanging out.

    Get it on sale now for $48.74.

    5. This non-stick induction frypan by Tefal that'll replace the old one with the dodgy handle you've been holding onto for years.


    This frying pan is highly durable and made from quality stainless steel, so it'll last you for ages, no matter how much you use it. It features a titanium non-stick coating, which makes it easy to clean as well as cook on, plus, it has a thermo-spot indicator that'll let you know when it's hot enough to cook on.

    Get it on sale now for $33.57.

    Shop the entire Tefal sale here.

    6. This instant pot that will help you make a bunch of meals — without ending up with a tonne of cleanup.


    You can use this instant pot as a slow cooker, a rice cooker, a pressure cooker, a steamer, a yoghurt maker and so much more.

    Read all about our experience with an Instant Pot here!

    Get it on sale now for $119.

    7. This hospital grade air purifier, that'll get rid of odours, allergens and other things like dust, so that you can breathe easier.


    This device features four levels of purification including a washable pre-filter, a deodorisation activated carbon filter, a true HEPA filter and PlasmaWave technology to ensure you're breathing the best air you can be when you're at home. It's also up to 15 times more energy efficient than a 60w household lightbulb.

    Get it on sale now for $361.90.

    8. This cut out workout crop by Cotton On Body, which is the perfect look for your next Bondi to Coogee walk.


    This workout crop has removable padded cup inserts and a crossover strap design. It's perfect for low intensity workouts and is available in black, white and khaki, so you can find your perfect match no matter your aesthetic.

    Get it on sale now for $17.49.

    Shop the entire Cotton On Body sale here.

    9. These Pyrex containers, so that you can stop stealing them from your parent's place.


    These containers are made from high quality, durable tempered glass and secure fit lids, so you can take them wherever you like without worrying about getting food residue everywhere. They're also easily stackable and dishwasher, freezer and microwave safe.

    Get it on sale now for $18.20.

    Shop the entire Pyrex sale here.

    10. This vacuum insulated water bottle by CamelBak that'll ensure you stay hydrated during the upcoming hot weather.


    This 1.2L bottle features a magnetic top, which will keep the cap from flying back in your face when you decide to chug your water. It's made from stainless steel and has a double-wall insulation design that'll keep your drinks hot or cold for hours.

    Get it on sale now for $27.99.

    Shop the entire CamelBak sale here.

    11. This foam roller that's resilient enough to relieve your muscle pain without being so hard that it hurts to use it.


    This roller is soft and high quality, meaning it'll last you ages. It also comes with free online instructional videos, which is perfect for beginners who want to take care of their body but don't know how to.

    Get it on sale now for $34.97.

    12. This board game, Codenames, because sometimes a round of Among Us isn't enough to get you into the sneaky spirit.


    Codenames is a word-association game with super simple rules that are easy to follow. The game itself is complex and captivating, keeping you and your isolation buddies entertained for hours. It can get super competitive, so make sure you and your fellow players have a safe word for hurt feelings, or let your competitive natures run wild and free — I'm not the boss of you!

    Get it on sale now for $15.75.

    Get 20% off other fun boardgames here.

    13. This glare-proof and waterproof Kindle that will give you access to a world of books at your fingertips without you ever having to leave the house.


    This Kindle is super light and you can read the screen in direct sunlight without an obnoxious glare getting in the way. It's waterproof and just a single charge will last you weeks.

    It also connects to Wi-Fi and gives you instant access to over five million e-books, some of which are COMPLETELY FREE.

    Get it on sale now for $189.

    14. This limited edition Fitbit Versa 2, that's not only gorgeous, but will help you understand your body and its behaviours throughout the day.


    This Fitbit will not only track your physical activity, sleep health and heart rate, but you can even use it to control your Spotify, so your work out beats will be on point for the entirety of your run. It's also water resistant for up to 50 metres, so if you're someone who prefers to burn calories while swimming, you're covered.

    Get it on sale now for $229.

    15. This self-charging robotic vacuum, so that you can pretend you have a housemate to do all the chores you hate.


    Alright, so a robot vacuum probably isn't what you had in mind when reading "practical", but at this price point, it absolutely is. This little gadget is compatible with Alexa, so you can control it with your voice and it's self charging, which means it'll return to its charging bay when it needs an energy boost.

    Get it on sale now for $199.

    16. This Ring smart video doorbell, so you don't have to face a delivery driver who will guilt you for ordering three pizzas.


    This smart video doorbell will allow you to see who's at your front door, and even speak to them without having to leave the comfort of your bed. You'll receive alerts on your phone, tablet and computer when anyone knocks on your door, rings your doorbell or even if it simply detects motion, so you'll always know what's going on at your front door.

    Get it on sale now for $105.

    17. This phone cradle for your car that features wireless charging, so you won't have to worry about your phone running out of juice on your next road trip.


    This phone holder will allow you to enjoy music, answer handsfree calls and use your phone's GPS, all while charging your phone without any pesky cables. It's phone case friendly and has a super strong suction dock that can stick right to your dashboard.

    Get it on sale now for $20.79.

    18. And finally, these wireless TaoTronics noise-cancelling headphones that'll make listening to practically anything a thousand times more enjoyable.


    These headphones have a built-in microphone, so you can take calls handsfree. They're super lightweight and feature 35 hours of play time, so you can enjoy using them for ages before having to recharge them. The fact that they're wireless means they're perfect to use for your next run, or leisurely stroll in the park.

    Get it on sale now for $74.99.

    Shop the entire TaoTronics sale here.