Choosing binoculars can be a tricky task with so many different types, brands and features on the market.
Buying binoculars online, can be even harder as you are not able to test them in store first.
There are two main styles or shapes of binocular and these are determined by what type of prism they use, either a Roof Prism or a Porro Prism design.
Below is our list of the best binoculars online in Australia, to suit all budgets and needs.
Nikon Sportstar 8-24 x 25 Zoom Binoculars
Watch the games live from a closer perspective with the Nikon 8-24×25 Sportstar Zoom Binoculars. This portable binoculars has a 3x magnification that is perfect for medium or long-range viewing. Perfect for casual sightseeing, it features a zoom lever behind the centre focus and twist-up eyecups to adjust the viewing distance. The focusing ring can be operated while looking through the binoculars during observation.
Olympus 8-16×40 S Zoom Binoculars
This Olympus Explorer S Binoculars feature a wide 38.5° – 50.8° apparent view angle that offers numerous viewing options whenever you are outdoors. A knurled center focus wheel and a slip-resistant rubber armor helps ergonomic handling and provides precise control of the optic. The fold-down rubber eyecups provide comfortable use with or without eyewear. Traditional Porro prisms and anti-reflection coated optics maximize the light entering the 40mm objective lens resulting to bright and clear images with refined depth of field.
Canon 18×50 IS Binoculars
A binocular that has ultra-compact and lightweight design, with built-in Image Stabilizer and manual focusing will let you be a part of ongoing action even in a far distance. Canon 18 x 50IS Binoculars is the perfect companion for every type of travelling, for air shows, nature trips and an excellent choice when visiting the race track or watching other spectator sports. Canon has combined the power of 18x magnification with its innovative Optical Image Stabilization technology. Its body has textured rubber super spectra coatingprovides non-slip grip and protection from the elements, and the centre-mounted focus and Image Stabilizer controls are easily accessible from either hand. Having an apparent field-of-view of 67°and 50 objective lens, you will not miss any of the actions happening in your field. Portability is also at its best with the whole package has a dimension of 193 x 152 x 81 mm and 1180 g of body weight.
Steiner Wildlife XP 10×44 Binocular
If you’re looking for perfection with outstanding performance, you’ll never go wrong when you choose Steiner. The Steiner Wildlife XP 10×44 Binoculars gives you the most powerful binoculars for all your needs with its top-notch 10x magnification with stable imagery even if you’re in motion. Furthermore, its Steiner Wildlife trademark characteristic is perfect for all outdoor-oriented activities, including hiking, mountaineering, sea-faring, and more.
Pentax ZD 8×43 WP Binoculars
Fully multi-coated lenses serve the essential purpose of maximizing the amount of light passing through a lens, thereby prevent flare and ghosting from interfering with your view. PENTAX applies multiple layers of coatings to every surface of every element and prism in the full Sport Optics line-up. These fully-multi-coated optics assure the maximum light transmission resulting in a clear, crisp view of the world.
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