Mother’s Day Ideas in Brisbane | Sunday 13 May 2018
Mother’s Day this year falls on Sunday 13 May 2018.
Looking for ideas for Mother’s Day this year?
We all agree that Mum’s 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. These ideas are on offer in 2018 and they will suit every budget and every Mum.
1. Mother’s Day Breakfast Buffet at Victoria Park
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 10th 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.
Mum will enjoy a glass of sparkling upon arrival and our special pamper zone just for mum. Raffles and great prizes will be available on the day. Tickets are $45 per adult and $20 per child aged 4-14. Children under 4 receive free entry. Find out more.
2. Mother’s Day Movie in the Park
Celebrate the beauty in your life this Mother’s Day with a picnic under the stars and a magical outdoor screening of the beloved fairy tale, Beauty and the Beast, at Roma Street Parkland.
Arrive early in your finest princess or beastly outfits to craft beautiful floral gift for mum, enjoy free live music, or take a sunset stroll in the gardens. When you’ve worked up an appetite, the food trucks will proudly present to you, their dinner options.
Festivities begin at 4pm, with live music at the Amphitheatre, food vendors serving drinks, snacks and dinner, as well as craft activities in the Children’s Garden. After sundown at 6pm, Beauty and the Beast starring Emma Watson will commence on the Amphitheatre big screen. Find out more here.
3. Mt Cotton Retreat – Mother’s Day High Tea
Go and see why mothers and their families come back year after year. A beautiful high tea in beautiful surroundings. 2 hour sessions 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.
4. Mother’s Day Breakfast in Thyme² Restaurant Sofitel Brisbane Central
The only thing better than breakfast in bed on Mother’s Day is an exquisite, relaxing long breakfast at Thyme² Restaurant at the Sofitel in Brisbane Central. Feast on an array of savoury and sweet breakfast favourites alongside French pastries, fresh juices, sparkling wine and barista coffee.
5. Mother’s Day Lunch Cruise | Kookaburra Queen
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 mouth watering international and seafood buffet breakfast 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. Book The Kookaburra Showboat Cruise
6. Country Style Lunch and Leisure Drive
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
7. Mother’s Day At Sirromet
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.
Breakfast information and make a booking here.
Lunch information and make a booking here.
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.
8. Mother’s Day Ideas – Lunch in the Garden
It’s a special experience amongst the flowers at Verdant Restaurant. Located inside one of Brisbane’s best Garden Centres, GardenWay Home & Garden Darra, Verdant Restaurant offers a truly special and unique Mother’s Day luncheon experience. Take Mum for a stroll through the flowers and the gift store, before enjoying dishes from the a la carte menu. Breakfast prices start from $6.50 and lunch prices on their set menu is $45, children’s menu available. Perhaps mum is more of a ‘high tea’ person? They cater for her desires too! High tea is $45 per person. Bookings essential Verdant Restaurant.
For something really special, chat with Verdant Restaurant about purchasing fresh flowers from the garden centre, for your Mother’s Day table. The garden centre stocks gorgeous orchids, daises, camellias and pansies, flowers of every size and colour to suite every budget. They can organise for the flowers to be wrapped or pick a pot cover to match, as part of the purchase. Gift cards are also available to make the job that little less stressful for you.
9. ‘Like Mum Made it’ Mother’s Day lunch at WATT – Brisbane Powerhouse
This Mother’s Day, our Chefs have dug deep into their hearts and memories to prepare specially crafted menus inspired by their favourite chef – their Mum. Celebrate the special day over meals prepared with love and delve into the great traditions of food and family.
3 course lunch – $85pp
Sitting 1 11.30am – 1.30pm
Sitting 2 2.30pm – 4.30pm
10. Mother’s Day buffet breakfast – Geebung RSL
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.
11. Mother’s Day Classic
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.
12. 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.
13. Mother’s Day buffet breakfasts
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!