BID Spotlight: Christmas toy shopping at The Entertainer

Christmas is just around the corner and thoughts everywhere are turning to finding the perfect present for family and friends.

The Entertainer has been at the centre of the Haymarket Shopping Centre for a number of years and, as with most toy shops, Christmas is their busiest time of the year.

In this week’s BID Spotlight we’re looking at some of their most popular items for Christmas 2021.

VTech Kidizoom Duo 5.0 Camera

Youngsters can snap loads of great pics with a new Kidizoom Duo 5.0 Camera. Switch the camera from front to back at the click of a button and take photos of your surroundings or some super cool selfies. Add fun effects, stamps, and frames to your pictures for laugh-out-loud or artsy results. This awesome camera has an array of exciting features such as games, voice recorder, wacky photo shaker, photo editor, and much more!

Polly Pocket Micro Tiny Is Mighty Backpack Playset

Who knew Polly Pocket would be around for so long? Now little ones can prepare for the best day out ever with the Tiny is Mighty Back Pack from the Polly Pocket Micro range. Are you ready to go to the theme park? Open up your special back pack to reveal all the fun!

This amazing set comes with 1 transforming backpack with adjustable straps, 1 Polly doll, 1 Lila doll and lots of other accessories to bring your imagination to life.

Scissor Scooter

The Scissor Scooter’s unique design means it’s not like your average scooter! There’s no need to put your foot to the floor, just push your feet together and apart to move forward! It’s durable and safe to use too. Keep control with the brake or ring the bell to warn people that you’re coming.  The Scissor Scooter’s chunky wheels are tough wearing for long lasting use. Suitable for ages 5+

Bosch Workbench With Sound

Now little builders can take their creativity to new heights, with the Bosch Workbench with Sound. This cool workbench comes with plenty of tools, storage, and realistic building sounds, so your imaginative playtime can be even more exciting. As well as the bench itself, this awesome set includes a drill, a bench vice, a belt sander, two pieces of plastic ‘wood’, a saw, a screwdriver with attachments, a hammer, pliers, a wrench, hooks, nails, and nuts and bolts. Suitable for ages 3+

Nick Jr. Ready Steady Dough Super Duper Dough Set

Ready! Steady! Dough! Teach your little ones all about numbers, the letters of the alphabet and much more with this Nick Jr. Ready Steady Dough Super Duper Dough Set. Containing 728g of dough in various colours, plus stamps, tools and accessories for creating and decorating, little ones will have everything they need for dough discovery.

Fisher-Price Linkimals Cool Beats Penguin Musical Toy

Learning is more fun than ever with the Fisher-Price Linkimals Cool Beats Penguin musical activity toy. Press the buttons and watch as it flaps its flippers and bobs to lights and music, this interactive toy uses songs, sounds and phrases to teach your little one the alphabet, opposites and more, introduce Cool Beats Penguin to other Linkimals friends and they will light up, talk, sing and play together for a crazy dance party! For ages 9 months – 3 years.

For all of these and more you can visit The Entertainer in the Haymarket Shopping Centre or shop online via


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