Back to School: The BEST lunchbox combos for the new school year

Dreaming of the perfect lunchbox combo? The experts over at Coastal Kidswear share their pick of the best lunchbox and back to school gear for 2022.

Better still, you can personalise them all too!

Squeasy Snacker

Squeezy snacker - best lunchbox gear 2022

The Squeasy Snacker™ has to be one of the most versatile reusable food pouches on the market. Designed by parents, for parents, it is the only food pouch that offers the patent pending 2-in-1 removable No Spill Insert™ for no spill or free flow. It works great with water and juice, and is ideal for yogurt of any consistency.

Easy to fill, easy to use, easy to clean, the Snackers are made from 100 per cent food grade non-toxic materials, and are BPA, PVC and phthalate free. RRP $22.95

Montiico Backpack

Montiico lunchbox and bag - best lunchbox gear 2022

Lightweight, durable, and machine washable, this kids backpack from MontiiCo features three generous-sized pockets (including a padded sleeve for devices), thick padded shoulder straps, and two extra-deep side pockets to securely hold water bottles. Topped off with the strong and sturdy MontiiCo zips, it’s available in four designs to match the Hero lunch bag prints. RRP $69.95

Yumbox Bento Box

yumbox - best lunchbox gear 2022

Perfect for tapas-style school lunches, the Yumbox Bento Box is probably the best lunchbox out there. It includes an exterior box and removable pre-portioned illustrated tray for the five key food groups, making it easy to pack a nutritionally balanced meal in minutes!

With a kid-friendly latch, the Yumbox Bento Box is leakproof too — for dips and sauces (not liquids). RRP $42.95

MontiiCo Insulated Lunch Bag

The new and improved MontiiCo lunch bag features water-resistant, durable fabric, and the easy-to-open custom Montii zippers. Comes with a self-contained gel ice pack that is independently certified ‘food safe’. Machine washable and available in a range of on-trend custom prints, these bags are roomy, rad, and made to last! RRP $39.95

Little Lunchbox Co Bento Box

Little Lunchbox Co - best bento box 2022

This compact lunchbox from Little Lunch Box Co is the best lunchbox for little ones. Featuring a removable and adjustable divider, the box is easy to clean whilst also giving you the flexibility to vary compartment size. Made from durable BPA free products and available in a range of fun designs, it is a great introduction to bento lunch boxes. RRP $29.95 Tritan™ Drink Bottle

Tritan bottle - best kids water bottle 2022

Made from Tritan™, this unique triangle shape bottle from is designed for little hands. The easy push button pops open the lid, keeping straw tops hygienic when closed. And the spill-proof bite valve straw top prevents accidental spills. The robust carry handle makes it easy for kids to carry and remove from school bags. Dishwasher safe, it comes in a huge range of colours for a personalised look. RRP $19.95

All products are available from Coastal Kidswear. Use code KOTC10 for 10% off + personalisation for free!



Written by Angela Sutherland

After spending many years hustling stories on busy editorial desks around the world, Angela is now mum of two little ones and owner/editor at Kids on the Coast / Kids in the City. She is an atrocious cook and loves cutting shapes to 90s dance music.

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