They brought us into this world, raised us and nurtured us. So why not celebrate their achievements and show your mum how much you appreciate her this Mother’s Day? There are plenty of ways to spoil mum this Mother’s Day. Whether it’s relaxing, indulging in fine dining, hiking or shopping, Sydney has it all.
Check out a few fantastic things to do around Sydney to celebrate your mum this Mother’s Day.
Celebrate Mum with an Amazing Long Lunch
Take mum out for a delicious lunch of Sydney Rock Oysters and a jug of Pimms at Bondi Icebergs, or tantalise mum’s taste buds with a four course brunch menu curated by chef Monty Koludrovic. Brunch includes caviar, rose meringue and a delicious selection of breads and pastries.
For a more relaxed lunch out with mum, head to the magical Grounds of Alexandria and enjoy a fun family day out. Since one day isn’t enough to celebrate everything mothers do for us, the Grounds of Alexandria decided that it would make ‘Mother’s May’-a month long celebration dedicated to all the mums out there!
To kick of the month, they will be hosting card and cupcake making for the little ones, as well as laneway installations to entertain the whole family. On the big day itself, The Grounds of Alexandria will also be hosting a Sunday Morning & Afternoon High Tea, and a tasty two course breakfast menu at the Potting Shed.
Enjoy the Spectacular Sydney Harbour with Mum this Mother’s Day
What better way to enjoy Mother’s Day than at the glorious Sydney Harbour. No doubt one of Sydney’s most iconic views, Sydney Harbour is a great spot to treat mum this Mother’s Day. Choose from a number of waterside restaurants, all of which have an incredible selection of menus to enjoy.
Cafe Mix at Shangri-La Hotel will be hosting a Mother’s Day lunch, serving a buffet of the freshest local seafood, or mum can enjoy a complimentary glass of bubbles with dinner at Peter Gilmore’s, Bennelong. If you’re looking for something more low key, pack a beautiful picnic lunch to enjoy at Milsons Point, or stroll through the rich flora, fauna and diverse plant life in the Royal Botanical Gardens and enjoy Garden Art Month.
Bond on a Relaxing Spa Day
Mother’s Day is the perfect occasion for a luxurious spa day because let’s face it everyone but especially mum needs some relaxation and pampering time. Sydney has many blissful locations to pamper your mum this Mother’s Day such as Fleur De Lys Medispa where you and mum can enjoy a traditional Turkish bath. After, relax in the bathhouse and indulge in some nourishing body oils.
For glowing skin and a glowing soul, visit Pure Botanicals. Featuring a range of organic and eco-friendly products, Pure Botanicals offers the perfect Mother’s Day gifts . Let their exclusive selection of pure essential oils, natural organic soaps, and organic teas rejuvenate your skin and leave mum feeling relaxed, re-energised and ready to roll.
Get your Dancing Shoes on at a Fun Theatre Show
Spoil her this Mother’s Day with the hit musical Saturday Night Fever at the Sydney Lyric Theatre from 27th March to 2nd June, or take mum to see many other amazing theatrical spectacles, including the hilariously yet fittingly nostalgic Muriel’s Wedding. If mum’s more of into comedy, take her out to see one of Sydney’s hilarious comedians at the Sydney Comedy Festival.
Enjoy the Fresh Air on a Blue Mountains Hike
Given Mother’s Day is in May, this is the perfect time of the year to take mum out to the Blue Mountains and enjoy the fresh air and the outdoors. Marvel at the magnificence of Three Sisters and Giant Stairway, or head to the Katoomba Scenic World for unique and dramatic views of the Blue Mountains National Park. Take a ride into the depths of the awe-inspiring, Jamison Valley and take in the stunning views. For a great weekend treat, spoil your mum with a night in one of the many stunning cottages, retreats and farm stays in the region, such as the Bilpin Springs Lodge.
Celebrate with a Scrumptious High Tea
Give mum the Mother’s Day she deserves and treat her to a High Tea around beautiful Sydney. Head to the stunning Pavilion Restaurant at the Royal Botanic Gardens and enjoy a 4 course Italian share meal plus a glass of Prosecco and a posy for mum, or venture to the InterContinental in Double Bay for an elegant afternoon of indulgence. Enjoy High Tea this Mother’s day at the Sofitel with a decadent selection of pastries and sweets!
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