Support Australian businesses, Local & Handmade.

Explore the vibrant world of Australian craftsmanship at Makin' Whoopee! Every purchase you make supports small businesses across the nation and right here in Cairns and the wider Far North Queensland region. Our curated collection features unique, slow made gifts that will delight your loved ones and yourself. Uncover the talents of some of Australia's finest makers and indulge in the irresistible temptations waiting for you. Shop now and experience the joy of supporting local while treating yourself to something truly special!



  • Cooking

    Homemade food has its own kinda charm, & exploring Australian cookbooks is one of our loves! Makin' Whoopee is a wonderful place for food enthusiasts to discover fantastic cookbooks and often some unique local or Australian food products too!

  • Plants

    Embracing your inner Crazy Plant Lady is a delightful endeavor! Plants have a magical way of adding life and vibrancy to any space, not to mention the numerous benefits they bring to our well-being. Explore our range of books and other ever changing planty products!

  • Crafting

    Love a creative "crafternoon"!? Well so do we! Grab a warm cuppa, pick a podcast & start your next activity! DIY kits, puzzles, & art and craft books are all waiting for you at Makin' Whoopee! You know our love of crafting, DIY & our backgrounds in the arts is where Makin' Whoopee began!


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