Frequently asked questions about Woolworths Everyday Gift Card WISH Gift Cards
Woolworths Everyday Gift Cards present the WISH Gift Card, their most versatile gift card product.
Whereas other Everyday Gift Cards can be used for selected items or at selected stores – for instance, another Everyday Gift Card product called the ‘Essentials Gift Card’, comes in various denominations can be used for ‘essential’ groceries at Woolworths – the range of WISH Gift Cards can be used at a number of different stores to purchase a range of different items.
There are four different types of Woolworths WISH Gift Cards to choose from. A gift card for everyone in the family.
There’s the Streamer WISH Gift Card for kids, Blue Steel Gift Card for gentlemen, Dragonfly Gift Card for mum and Disco Lights is probably for teenagers and adolescents. Although each WISH Gift Card features a different design on the front, each card can be used at the same places – at WISH Gift Card participating stores’ – and the choice of card comes down to personal preference.
Because this is a gift card, money needs to be loaded onto the card before it can be used. Woolworths also offer a number of credit products – the Woolworths Everyday Money Credit Card and Woolworths Everyday Money Qantas Credit Card – you can compare Woolworths Credit Cards here.
Frequently asked questions about the Woolworths WISH Gift Card
If you have been thinking about getting a Wish Gift Card you may have some questions about them. Here are some of the most common frequently asked questions about Woolworth’s Everyday Gift Card WISH Gift Card and their answers.
Where can I use my Woolworths WISH Gift Card?
Please note that this list of WISH Gift Card participating stores can change from time to time. List of stores where the WISH Gift Card can be used is correct at the time of writing.
- Woolworths supermarkets;
- BIG W;
- Masters Home Improvement;
- Dick Smith Electronics;
- Thomas Dux Grocer;
- CALTEX branded Woolworths;
- BWS; and
- Dan Murphy’s.
When do they expire?
These Wish Gift Cards are valid for 12 months after you initially purchase the card. This gives plenty of time to use the card to make purchases; however, it’s important not to forget these cards and let them sit at the back of the draw. Once the card has expired, any value on the card is lost and can not be used.
How do I purchase one?
To purchase one of these Woolworths cards you just need to look for the card display at participating stores. You can pick one out and take it to the register and then let the employee know how much you would like the card to be worth. You must then provide your payment and this amount will be loaded onto the Wish Gift Card.
They are activated at the time of purchase and can be bought for any value ranging from $10 up to $500.
Can I redeem or purchase these cards online?
These cards can be purchased online and they can be used to purchase items through the Woolworths online shop.
How do I make a purchase with one?
It’s easy to make a purchase with a Woolworths WISH Gift Card. These cards are used like a normal EFTPOS card. Swipe it at an EFTPOS terminal when you’re ready to make your purchase and the purchase amount will be deducted from the available funds on the card. If there isn’t enough money on the card to complete the transaction, the difference can be made up by another form of payment – like cash for instance.
Can more money be added onto a gift card?
Money can only be added upon initial activation of the Woolworths gift card.
Can my card be used for transaction account deposits or credit card payments?
No, they cannot be used in this way.
Can the WISH Gift Card be exchanged for cash?
No, no cash will be given for gift cards.
What I do if I think the balance is wrong on my WISH Gift Card?
If there’s a dispute with the balance on the Woolworths Everyday WISH Gift Card, speak to an employee at a Woolworths Supermarket or contact Woolworths via wishgiftcard.com.au.
How many wish cards can be used in a purchase?
Most stores will allow you to use more than one card when you are making a purchase. There are, however, selected Caltex Woolworths and Caltex Safeway co-branded outlets that will only permit one gift card to be used for each purchase.
What other gift cards are offered by Everyday Gift Cards?
The essentials card may be used for children’s birthday presents, charity donations, flatmates or for the family budget. It cannot be used at Thomas Dux Grocer stores, any Safeway liquor outlets or Woolworths liquor, Dick Smith, BWS, Tandy or Dan Murphy’s.
These are new gift cards available from Woolworths that allow you to shop at Thomas Dux Grocer, Big W, Safeway co-branded fuel outlets, Dick Smith, Caltex Woolworths and Caltex, Dan Murphy’s and BWS. They make shopping much easier and they also make a fantastic gift.
Groceries Only Card:
These cards are redeemable in Safeway or Woolworths supermarkets only and cannot be used to purchase other gift cards, tobacco products or alcohol.