With Mother’s Day just around the corner we’ve rounded up a list of special ideas to show your mum just how much you love her!

Adore Tea

A hot favourite every year when it comes to Mother’s Day is the much-loved High Tea at Adore Tea in Gold Creek. This year, mums will not only enjoy a beautiful high tea but they will also receive a free gift bag to take home.

Where: Adore Tea, Shop 6, Federation Square, 18 O’Hanlon Place, Nicholls
Cost: $48 per person
Times: 10am, 12.30pm and 3pm



For an all-time first in recognition of all the amazing mothers out there, XO will be opening the doors for its first Sunday service on the 8 May in celebration of Mother’s Day.

On offer is an eight-course menu plus dessert to ensure you enjoy an extra special luncheon with your beloved mum.

Where: XO, 16 Iluka Street, Narrabundah
Time: Available from 12.15pm-2pm
Cost: $70 per head
Contact: Via e-mail or on 6295 XOXO(9696)


Capitol Bar & Grill

Capitol Bar & Grill will combine two things that mums love; family and bubbles! Treat your mum to a glass alongside a delightful lunch. QT creative food director Robert Marchetti has created a special three-course Mother’s Day lunch that you mum will absolutely love.

Where: Capitol Bar & Grill, QT Canberra, 1 London Circuit, NewActon
Time: 12pm-3pm
Cost: Starts at $89 per person


Marble & Grain

This Mother’s Day, spoil mum with a decadent three-course lunch which will include a complimentary glass of French sparkling on arrival.

Where: Marble & Grain, Mort Street, Braddon
Time: 12pm-2pm
Cost: From $75 per person


Flint at Shaw Vineyard

Travelling that extra mile is worth it once you arrive in the picturesque cool climate wine country of Murrumbateman. Spoil your mum with a beautiful lunch at Flint. Enjoy your choice of three courses with a special gift awaiting every mum.

The Shaw Vineyard Estate Cellar Door will also be open from 10am so why not enjoy a tasting before or after your lunch? Be sure to contact them on (02) 6227 5827 to make a booking.

Where: Flint at Shaw Vineyard, 34 Isabel Drive Murrumbateman, NSW
When: From 11.30am
Cost: $69 Per Person


Pod Food

Overlooking their beautiful Pialligo gardens, Pod Food will be offering breakfast, lunch or dinner on Mother’s Day. Book the family in and choose from a four-course degustation breakfast, five-course degustation lunch or a four-course dinner.

Where: Pod Food, 12 Beltana Road, Pialligo
Time: From 9am
Cost: Breakfast $40 per person, lunch $100 per person and dinner $80 per person.


Pialligo Estate

Pialligo Estate’s Mother’s Day long lunch in The Glasshouse is sure to please every mum on this special day. The lunch will include beautiful appetisers, shared mains and elegant desserts. Your mum will also receive a beautiful bunch of flowers.

Where: Pialligo Estate, 18 Kallaroo Road, Pialligo
Time: From 12.30pm
Cost: From $50 for children and $110 per adult


Lerida Estate

Take mum to the Lerida Estate Cellar door this Mother’s Day for a delectable free wine tasting. Purchase any six bottles of wine and get one free. There will also be a chance to win three bottles of wine valued at $150 to make her feel extra. You can also treat your mum to a Mother’s Day Breakfast which includes a glass of sparkling.

Where: 87 The Vineyards, Collector
Time: From 10am
Cost: $35 per person