Say thank you to your mum and celebrate her amazing achievements and hard work this Mother’s Day with some of Brisbane’s best Mother’s Day events. We know that all mothers are unique so whatever she loves, we’ve found delightful and different options to treat your mum.

Food

Mother’s Day at the Marriott
Make Mother’s Day fabulous with the a range of dining options at the Marriott.

Breakfast
Treat mum with a special breakfast before her day kicks into full gear. A hot and cold buffet breakfast is the perfect way to start the day from 7am-11am. If she feels like something different, an a la carte menu will also be available.

Lunch and Dinner
Top off your mum’s day with either lunch or dinner. At this a la carte dinning option, mums will receive a complimentary ‘thank you’ plate featuring decadent petits fours. Lunch runs from 12pm to 3pm and dinner runs from 5pm until 10pm.

High Tea
Spoil your mum with a unique, market-style high tea. The high tea is set in the elegant Grand Ballroom. The enticing menu includes scones, sweet pastries, finger sandwiches, savory bites and a glass of sparkling wine. Your mum will also receive cupcakes to decorate herself with an assortment of frosting and sprinkles! Bookings are available from 2pm-2.30pm.

Date: Sunday May 10
Time: Times vary between functions
Location: The Marriott
Price : Prices vary between functions

For more information and bookings click here.

Mother’s Day Lunch at Gambaro Hotel
Make this Mother’s Day extra special with a Deluxe Seafood Buffet at Gambaro Hotel. Featuring local produce with both hot and cold items, this is a buffet that any seafood lover will enjoy. Your mum will be able to choose from seafood, cold meats, salads and desserts.

Date: Sunday May 10
Location: Gambaro Hotel
Price: Adult: $94.50, Children 7-14: $55, Children 6 years and under: $25

For more information and bookings click here.

Morning Tea with Cirque du Soleil
Treat mum to an intimate High Tea with Amanda Balius, Head of Wardrobe for Brisbane’s season of TOTEM by Cirque du Soleil. Along with some other star performers of the show, guests will enjoy the Room with Roses award-winning high tea. Your mum will be treated to homemade sweets and savories, champagne and raspberry punch tea on the gallery level of Brisbane Arcade.

Date: Thursday May 7
Time: 10.30am-12pm
Location: Room with Roses
Price: $55pp

For more information and tickets click here.

Mother’s Day Buffet Breakfast at Victoria Park Golf Course
Take your mum to a delicious hot and cold breakfast in the Victoria Park Golf Course Marquee. The event is family friendly and includes a kid’s corner, making it a perfect Mother’s Day outing for the family.

Date: Sunday May 10
Time: 7.30am-10am
Location: The Marquee, Victoria Park Golf Complex
Price: Adult: $45, Child $20

For more information and tickets click here.

Mother’s Day High Tea at the Emporium Hotel
With a glass of Mumm Champagne on arrival, your mother will be swept off her feet with a beautiful High Tea at the Emporium Hotel. Served at the Cocktail Bar, the high tea will include a feast of special treats as well as bottomless T2 Tea and coffee.

Date: Sunday May 10
Time: 9.30am-4.30pm
Location: Emporium Hotel
Price: $49pp

For more information and tickets click here.

Mother’s Day Grand High Tea
If a classic high tea is more your mum’s style, spoil her with Room with Roses’ award-winning Grand High Tea. The high tea will include sandwiches, scones and savouries as well as homemade sweets. French bubbly and their Raspberry Punch will also be on hand.

Date: Sunday May 10
Time: 10am-5pm
Location: Room with Roses
Price: Adult: $65, Child: $35

For more information and tickets click here.

Mother’s Day Family Table Lunch
Victoria Park Golf Complex is hosting an elegant family table luncheon in their Ballroom. She will be treated to a glass of French sparkling wine on arrival and enjoy lovely music whilst indulging in an elegant family table luncheon.

Date: Sunday May 10
Time: 11.30am-3pm
Location: Victoria Park Golf Complex
Price: Adult: $59, Child: $20

For more information and tickets click here.

Mother’s Day at Bacchus
Say thank you to your mum (or grandma) with high tea at the acclaimed Bacchus Restaurant. With a choice of three dining times and a menu created by Head Chef Mark Penna, your mum will be delighted. The menu includes a selection of finger sandwiches, scones with Bonne Maman raspberry preserve and cream Chantilly. Sweet treats will finish the afternoon off along with an assortment of tea and a glass of Moet upon arrival. Served on William Edwards fine bone china, your mum will feel like a queen at Bacchus’ high tea.

Date: Sunday May 10
Time: 12.30pm, 2.30pm or 4.30pm
Location: Bacchus

Mother’s Day at Jupiters Hotel and Casino
If you’re spending the day with your mum at the coast, Jupiters Hotel and Casino have a variety of ways to spoil your mum this Mother’s Day.

Kiyomi
An extravagant seven-course set menu is sure to tantalise your mum’s day. Kiyomi will treat your mum with a glass of Domain Chandon on arrival and a menu including Moreton Bay Bug with grapefruit, Hiramasa kingfish with miso ceviche and crispy potato and a dessert platter. Bookings start from 5.30pm.

Cucina Vivo
Jupiters’ newest restaurant overlooks the pool and has a special Mother’s Day menu. The menu features a variety of Italian specialties so it is sure to get her taste buds firing. From wood-fired pizzas and pappardelle to desserts of cannoli and torta caprese. Bookings are available from 12pm.

Food Fantasy
Food Fantasy is hosting an all-you-can-eat buffet where your mum can enjoy everything from a tropical prawn buffet to carvery dishes to a chocolate fountain cupcake display. Buffet packages are available for both breakfast and lunch.

Spinners
Take mum to a two-course feast with home-cooked flair. The menu consists of Roast Chicken and Strawberry Shortcake with a glass of house wine. Booking are available from 10.30am.

Date: Sunday May 10
Time: Times vary between restaurants
Location: Jupiters Hotel and Casino
Price: Prices vary between restaurants

For more information and bookings click here.

Mother’s Day at Story Bridge Hotel
Story Bridge Hotel has events for all types of mums. Whether your leading lady prefers a buffet breakfast, a high tea or a long lunch, Story Bridge has you covered. Every mum will receive a delicious homemade gift to take home and there will be complimentary colouring-in packs and face painting to entertain the kids. But get in quick as bookings are essential.

Buffet Breakfast
Deery’s Restaurant and Smokehouse will be hosting a buffet breakfast with a range of continental and gourmet hot dishes. Selections will include, smoked salmon, brie and horseradish cream croissants and roast Portobello mushrooms with garlic and parsley butter.

High Tea at Main St Bar and Eatery
From 11am onwards, you can treat your mum to a high tea featuring Lindt Chocolate-covered strawberries, fruit scones with preserves and cream, hazelnut ribbon sandwiches and so much more.

If you prefer to create your own special event for mum, the Main St Bar and Eatery will be open for breakfast from 6.30am and both Deery’s Restaurant and Smokehouse and the Shelter Bar will be open for lunch and dinner.

Date: Sunday May 10
Time: Times vary between functions
Location: Story Bridge Hotel
Price:Prices vary between functions

For more information and bookings click here.

High Tea at Passiontree Velvet
Let mum indulge on her special day with a high tea at Passiontree Velvet. The menu includes jasmine and rose- flavoured macaroons and mini versions of their patisserie items. Mum won’t go home empty handed either with a complementary box of 20 handmade chocolates Harney and Sons tea.

Date: Friday May 8 – Sunday May 10
Location: Passiontree Velvet
Price: $90 for two people

For more information and bookings click here.

Mother’s Day High Tea at Treasury Casino and Hotel
Your mum will be delighted by the petite pastries, finger sandwiches and delicate choux swans on offer at the Treasury Casino and Hotel high tea. With a glass of sparkling rosẻ on arrival, mum will be given the royal treatment.

Date: Sunday May 10
Time: 12pm-4pm
Location: Treasury Casino and Hotel
Price: Adult: $59, Child: $25

For more information and bookings click here.

Mother’s Day at the Glen Hotel
Whether it’s a buffet breakfast or dinner on the deck, the Glen Hotel has an option for every mum this mother’s day.

Big Buffet Breakfast
This is a sure winner for the entire family. The Glen’s Hotel all-you-can-eat hot buffet breakfast includes a continental breakfast with a selection of drinks included. No bookings are required, however sittings are between 7am and 10am.

Lunch Buffet at the Garden Grille and Marquee
Available from 12pm to 3pm, treat mum to a buffet lunch including a roast carvery, seafood, chilled meats and salads and a dessert bar. The kids will also be kept entertained with free pony rides.

Lunch on the Deck
With bookings available from 11.30am-2.30pm, Lunch On The Deck will consist of The Glen’s normal menu with some Mother’s Day specials. Kids eat free and an animal farm will be available between 12pm and 3pm. From 2pm-6pm there will also be ‘Sounds on Sunday’ live music.

Dinner in the Garden Grille Restaurant
Give mum a choice of an a la carte menu or a three course set menu at the Garden Grille Restaurant. Bookings are available between 5.30pm and 8.30pm, kids eat free.

Dinner on the Deck
With bookings from 5.30pm until 9pm, Dinner On The Deck will feature The Glen’s normal menu as well as some Mother’s Day specials and a free meal for kids.

Date: Sunday May 10
Time: Times vary between functions
Location: The Glen Hotel
Price: Prices vary between functions

For more information and bookings click here.

Mother’s Day Lunch at Up on Constance
Treat your mum to lunch at Brisbane’s brand new rooftop bar. Up on Constance is offering a two course menu with a glass of wine and live music, and enjoy the amazing sights from the rooftop.

Date: Sunday May 10
Time: 12pm-4pm
Location: Up on Constance
Price: $49pp.

For more information and bookings click here.

Mother’s Day at the Sofitel

Spoil mum with high tea in Ballroom Le Grand at Sofitel. A performance by the Queensland Ballet and music by Strictly Actually will top off the special occasion. There is a choice of two different high teas, both of which will sweep your mum off her feet. The Sofitel is also hosting a lunch at the Thyme Restaurant with live entertainment and free flowing sparkling wine.

Date: Sunday May 10
Time: Times vary
Location: The Sofitel
Price: Prices vary

For more information and tickets click here.

Elixir Rooftop Bar
High above the streets of Fortitude Valley, you can go and spoil your mum with a tranquil three course meal at Elixir. The tantalising menu includes a glass of Veuve Cliquot Campagane, plus cupcakes and a gift for all mums.

Date: Sunday May 10
Location: Elixir Rooftop Bar
Price: $55pp

For more information and tickets click here.

Mighty Mighty Cue and Brew Mother’s Day Lunch/ Dinner
Treat mum to a southern embrace with Might Mighty’s new Autumn menu. All mothers dinning on their special day will receive a glass of sparkling wine on arrival and a complimentary dessert.

Date: Sunday May 10
Location: Mighty Mighty Cue and Brew

For more information and bookings click here.

Activities

Queensland Rose Society Autumn Show 2015
All mums love flowers, so why not take her to see all the varieties on display at the Queensland Rose Society Autumn Show. There will be experts on hand to ask advice and experienced growers to answer any queries. Spend the day looking at the beauty of these flowers with your mum. There will be refreshments available and cut and potted roses available for purchase.

Date: Saturday May 9 – Sunday May 10
Time: 11.30am
Location: The Auditorium Brisbane Botanical Gardens Mt Coot-tha

For more information click here.

Mother’s Day Classic
Do you have a sporty mum? Take her out for a run in one of Australia’s largest charity events. The run raises money for breast cancer research and is a great way to start Mother’s Day.

Date: Sunday May 10
Location: Cultural Forecourt, South Bank Parklands

For more information click here.

Once in My Life – 100 years of Frank Sinatra
Let mum celebrate with 100 years of Frank Sinatra at the Studio Theatre and Café’s performance of Once in My Life. Sinatra’s songs have stood the test of time and now Brisbane audiences will have to opportunity to relieve the legendary Frank Sinatra – his music, story and films. The show features live performances of Sinatra’s hit songs, integrated with a multimedia presentation of interviews and historical news footage. From his humble beginnings in New Jersey to his contract with American Bandstand’s Tommy Dorsey, this show transports audiences through his fifty years as an entertainer.

Date: Dates vary
Time: Times Vary
Location: Studio Theatre and Cafe
Price: From $23.50

For more information visit the Studio Theatre and Café website here.

Mother’s Day Musical Morning
Take your mum to a special performance in the elegance surrounds of Old Government House. The Buys Duo will perform a free classical concert performing a selection of musical arrangements. Sit back and take in music from Mozart, Mendelssohn, Haydn and Handel.

Date: Sunday May 10
Time: 10.30am-11.15am and 12pm-12.45pm
Location: Old Government House
Price: Free

Secure Parking
With all the fun activities you’ve no doubt planned for this Mother’s Day, remember that you can plan ahead and secure your car park, taking the stress and frustration out of inner city parking. Head over to www.secureparking.com.au and Secure-A-Spot. You’ll save money, time and lots of tears. Prices start from only $5 on the weekends and evenings. But remember, it’s only available if you book online.

For more information click here.

What will you be doing with your mum on Mother’s Day? Let us know in the comments below!