Mother’s day this year is celebrated on 12 May 2019. There is no need to stress though– we have completed a list of fantastic things to do and places to go to in Melbourne. You can have the perfect day Mother’s day this year with a little forward planning. Check out our complete guide to celebrating Mother’s day.
Long lunches, breakfast and brunches, high teas and venues with a difference are great things to do with Mum.
Dans le Noir is a Parisian themed high concept restaurant. This Dine in the Dark restaurant has exceptional hosting and delicious food.
Melbourne is known for its chocolatiers. The first confectioners opened chocolate stores in the city in the 1840s. Located in North Melbourne Mork Chocolate often has people queuing out the door for their delicious chocolate drinks and tasty treats.
Elyros Greek Restaurant in Camberwell is the perfect place to go when your Mum has a love of souvlaki, slow cooked lamb, cheese, olives and mixed dips. Elyros has the best lamb ever. It is slow cooked, succulent and melts in your mouth. The goat is also awesome, and the menu is great for sharing. The tables are suited for small gatherings. There is a fantastic atmosphere and view.
Waterfront is a Certificate of Excellence Award Winner for 2015-2018. There is a fantastic atmosphere, food and service. Ideal for special occasion dining, you will find the wine list to be impressive with some bargains. Local cuisine, seafood, European, Australia, Japanese and Grill are all on offer. Waterfront is loved by locals and travellers. It is located in Southgate Avenue just by the Yarra River.
Melbourne is renowned for it’s charm, culture, beautiful buildings and also for high tea! Freshly baked scones with jam and cream, finger sandwich and pastries are all on the menu at a variety of venues including the Conservatory at Crown, Adelphi Hotel, Hotel Windsor and Café Blush. Freshly brewed tea and coffee is included. The Sheraton gives you a Parisian experience with gruyere quiche and salmon and crème fraiche.
Lady Cutler Melbourne Showboat allows you to celebrate Mothers’ day in style. The Mums Gone Wild Cabaret Cruise is on a day early this year. Boarding is at 7.00 pm and departure is at 7.30 pm on Saturday 11th May 2019. Celebrate Mother’s day with cheek, class and charm! Receive hot and cold canapes and champagne on arrival and enjoy canapes served throughout the evening. The show is live cabaret featuring burlesque, cabaret, comedy and circus performances by local and interstate artists.
All mums deserve a day of relaxation and pampering on Mother’s Day and a chance to let their hair down. Melbourne has plenty to offer. Book early to avoid disappointment.