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Delight your Mum this Mother’s Day

Your mum deserves a solid gold statue in her honour, and a thousand roses delivered fresh every day. Since that’s not usually in the budget, we’ve gathered some ideas in advance to treat Mum this Mother’s Day (Sunday 14th of May if you really need help)

Let her pick her own present @ The Queen Victoria Markets


Spend the morning strolling through the abundance of the Queen Vic, sampling some of Melbourne’s most delightful handmade skincare and homewares. Finish it off by picking up a fresh bouquet of mum’s favourite flowers.

Where: The QVM can be found between Queen, Peel, Victoria and Franklin Street
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Treat her to a lush lunch  @ The Swanston Hotel

Mother's Day Lunch Buffet Melbourne 2017

Enjoy a three hour buffet in the stylish surrounds of the Swanston Hotel, choosing from over 20 options including a seafood bar, carvery, cold and salad options and, of course, dessert. All mothers enjoy a glass of sparkling and a box of chocolates to make their day even more special.

Where: 195 Swanston Street, CBD 3000
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Relive your childhood together @ Aladdin the Broadway Musical, Her Majesty’s Theatre


Fresh from Broadway, the much beloved Disney’s Aladdin has been adapted for the stage and flown into Melbourne this month. Treat mum to one of our personal favourite stories spun into a spectacular show, perfect if grandchildren are coming along.

Where: Her Majesty’s Theatre, 219 Exhibition Street, Melbourne 3000
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