Home Mother’s Day

UPDATED: Mother’s Day Ideas in Brisbane | Sunday 10 May 2020

Mothers Day 2017 Buffet Lunch - Mother's Day Ideas
Disclosure: This post may contain affiliate links, I receive a small commission when you make a purchase using some of my links.

Looking for ideas for Mother’s Day this year or wondering what should I do for Mother’s Day in Brisbane?

This list will give you lots of good ideas for Mothers Day outings in Brisbane this year.

Mother’s Day this year falls on Sunday 10 May 2020.

We all agree that Mums are special people and should be spoiled on Mother’s Day. We’ve searched Brisbane to find the most unique and family fun breakfast, lunch and dinners  for Mother’s Day. But 2020 will be different this year, so below are links to the BEST ideas that are suitable for your mum under these new living conditions we find ourselves…

2020: What should I do for Mother’s Day in Brisbane?

These ideas are on offer in 2020 and they will suit every budget and every Mum.

The BEST Mother’s Day Picnic Places in Brisbane in 2020.

The BEST Gift Baskets for Mum in 2020

Mother’s Day Gifts You Can Buy Last Minute (like NOW) Online

UNIQUE Gifts for Mother’s Day for 2020

The WORST Gifts to Buy for Mum on Mother’s Day

Easy Craft Activity for Kids to Make for Mum



1. Mother’s Day Breakfast at Victoria Park – event cancelled

Mother's Day ideas Victoria Park Parties

Victoria Park has cancelled their Mothers Day event BUT are still open for general dining breakfast, lunch and dinner for Good Friday, Easter Saturday & Easter Sunday + Mother’s Day.

CANCELLED ===> Here’s an idea for Mother’s Day. Celebrate your mum in style at Award Winning Victoria Park. If you are looking for Mother’s Day ideas to treat mum this year, why not book a table at Victoria Park’s 12th annual Mother’s Day Breakfast in the stunning Marquee and enjoy a delicious fresh, seasonal, hot and cold breakfast buffet. This family friendly event has a kid’s area with face painting, magician and jumping castle. Adults are $45 and kids are $20. Book tickets here.

The third annual Victoria Park’s Mother’s Day Champagne Brunch in the Ballroom is full of sweet and savoury delights including hot and cold service stations, dessert platters, a chocolate fountain  gourmet doughnut and cheese stations. Guests will enjoy live music entertainment, Moet on arrival and free-flowing punch over a delicious brunch in the Ballroom. This event is perfect for families and friends looking to get out of the house and appreciate laid-back live music in a relaxed atmosphere on Mother’s Day. Adults are $75 and kids are $35. Book tickets here.

In celebration of Mother’s Day, all mums will enjoy a complimentary glass of sparkling with lunch or dinner at Victoria Park Bistro when dining on Mother’s Day! With a kids playground, GIANT games area and jumping castle, Victoria Park Bistro is the perfect location for a fun and relaxing family get together on Mother’s Day.  View the latest Victoria Park Bistro Menu.

Or why not enjoy a friendly game of putt putt with the whole family? There’s no better place in Brisbane than Victoria Park Golf Complex to play a few friendly rounds. You can read our review here. 

2. Mt Cotton Retreat – Mother’s Day High Tea – TBC

Celebrate Mothers’ Day with our hand made High Tea at Mt Cotton Retreat. This intimate location, surrounded by bushland, is the perfect place to gather and chat and laugh and enjoy being together.

The menu starts with complimentary non-alcoholic spritzer as well as 5 tempting sweet treats and 4 different savoury ones with bottomless plunger coffee and leaf teas all included. Gather a group and book a table on the deck or inside with flowers and candles and lots of delicious things to enjoy.

2 hour sessions are available on the Saturday and Sunday. $50 for their Deluxe High tea of 5 sweet treats and 4 savoury ones – all handmade and all delicious. Also includes limitless non-alcoholic spritzer, plunger coffee and leaf tea selections. $60 if you want to upgrade to their Sparkling High Tea with glass of sparkling French cuvee. Book here.

3. Mother’s Day High Tea Party with the Queensland Ballet – Sofitel Brisbane Central – TBC

Morning tea – 10.30 am – 1 pm

Afternoon tea – 2.30 pm – 5pm

This is an exquisite high tea party designed to absolutely spoil mum. It will be held in the elegant Ballroom Le Grand where an exclusive performance by the Queensland Ballet will take place!

Decadent desserts, sumptuous scones and the very best gourmet savouries will be handcrafted by the QHA Chef of the Year, Joel Helot. You’ll also receive French sparkling wine, tea, hot chocolate, soft drink and juices.

If you’d like to upgrade to the Platinum package you’ll also receive Moet & Chandon piccolo from your preferred table.

Classic package: Children $40, Adults $75

Platinum package: Children $45, Adults 99

(Children refers to ages 5-12. Children under 5 are free.)

Tickets available via this link.

4. Mother’s Day Lunch Cruise | Kookaburra Queen – TBC

There’s nothing lovelier then good company, a glass of sparkling and a little live jazz whilst cruising the Brisbane River on a Sunday morning. Sounds like one of the Mother’s Day ideas your mum would enjoy? The Kookaburra Showboat, one of Brisbane’s most iconic vessels, is hosting the ultimate Mother’s Day Breakfast Cruise. With spectacular water views of the city, enjoyed with a scrumptious menu, this Mother’s Day breakfast will be that truly unique experience the whole family can enjoy, children welcomed. Pricing varies for breakfast, lunch or dinner and includes buffet, jazz and 2 hour scenic cruise. And every mum receives a free glass of sparkling wine.

Best of all? You can book in for breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner. Perfect! Book The Kookaburra Showboat Cruise

5. Country Style Lunch and Leisure Drive – TBC

If your mum enjoys a leisurely drive in the country side and doesn’t shy away from a craft beer or cider tasting, these Mother’s Day ideas are for her – just head out to The Samford Valley Hotel this Mother’s Day. Located in the secluded valleys of the South Pine River, Samford is a 30 minute drive north-east from Brisbane’s CBD. With a full a la carte lunch menu served from 12.00-2.30pm, meals starting from $20 and children’s playground to keep the little ones entertained, it’s a low stress, fun loving, family day out. Take the long way home and visit Mount Glorious, Lake Manchester, Jollys Lookout and Enoggera Reservoir. Book The Samford Valley Hotel

6. Mother’s Day At Sirromet – TBC

Give mum the Mother’s Day she deserves and spoil her to breakfast or lunch at Restaurant Lurleen’s.

Sit back and enjoy the beautiful views over the rolling hills of the Sirromet grounds as you sip on a glass of award winning wine and devour the decadent menus especially designed for this special day.  Bookings essential.

Or treat mum this Mother’s Day to a relaxing day out at Sirromet Winery. With plenty of space to spread out on the lawn, there will be extra food trucks, wine and cheese bar, kids rides, live music and much more.

7. Mother’s Day buffet breakfast – Geebung RSL – TBC

Treat Mum to a delicious buffet breakfast on Sunday 13 May from 7.30am. Menu includes:- selection of Danish pastries, & croissants, multigrain, wholemeal & white toast, w/ preserves & honey, house baked granola, assorted cereals, fresh seasonal fruit salad, house made baked beans, pork & parsley chipolatas, bacon rashers, scrambled eggs, buttermilk pancakes, grilled tomatoes and hash browns. Adults $27.50, Child 6-12yrs $14, 5 & under free. Plus all mums go into the draw to win $250 Endota Spa voucher. Find out more.Find out more.

8. Mother’s Day Classic – TBC

The Mother’s Day Classic is an annual fun run and walk raising funds and awareness for breast cancer research. Their aim is to deliver a fun, healthy and inspirational community event that brings the community together on Mother’s Day to support and remember those touched by breast cancer. Get more information here.

9. Mother’s Day in Brisbane – Day Spas

We’ve compiled a list of our favourite day spas in Brisbane where you can make sure mum is REALLY pampered. Let her relax and unwind in blissful comfort and style.

10. Mother’s Day buffet breakfasts

Mother's day ideas - stock buffet breakfast - waffles, fruit, english breakfast, muffins, bread

Got a mum in your life who is MAD for buffet breakfasts? Brisbane has SO many great options to choose from – and they’re right here! 

We hope these Mother’s Day ideas in Brisbane have helped. If you can think of something that should have been included, let us know in comments below!

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *