Planning surprises and gifts for Mother’s Day (that’s actually worth it!!!) got you in a bind? 

Okay, let's be real. Some days you're a total rockstar, planning the most epic surprises for Mum – the kind that make her eyes light up and leave her feeling absolutely loved. But then there are those other days... the ones where it feels like your creativity packed its bags and headed to the beach without you! 

Worry not, friend, that's where we step in to rescue Mother's Day! No matter where your supermum calls home in Australia – bustling Melbourne, laid-back Perth, anywhere in between – we've got your back. We're gonna help you find the perfect way to show her just how much she means to you. 

It could be a luxurious day out a spa resort, a fancy high tea with all the trimmings, or a ticket to that sold-out show she's been dying to see. But hey, maybe experiences are more her style! How about a fun cooking class, a scenic hike, or a day trip to a place she's always wanted to see?

The good news is there are awesome Mother's Day events popping up all across Australia! And, of course! We’ll be looking at gift pairings from Hampers Galore’s glamorous 2024 Mother’s Day Gift Collection for a knockout surprise! 

So, let's find the inspiration to make this Mother's Day truly one to remember. 

Because we all know how much that matters. Let’s start exploring! 

07 Mother’s Day Surprises (and Gifts!) in Australia for 2024 – From Melbourne to Hobart

Get ready! Here's a spotlight for iconic Mother's Day experiences in Melbourne, Sydney, Adelaide, Brisbane, Canberra, Perth, and Hobart in 2024 – and the perfect accompanying gift choice. Make those celebrations spectacular!

Melbourne: A Regal Mother’s Day High Tea at The Windsor Hotel

The Experience If there's a quintessentially Melbourne experience, this is it! The iconic Windsor Hotel has been serving their legendary afternoon tea since 1883. Enjoy delicate finger sandwiches, exquisite pastries, a selection of the finest teas, and perhaps even a glass of bubbly for Mum. All while you get lost in a much-needed chitchat with Mum.

Why It's Special It's more than a food experience, it's an immersion in a piece of Melbourne's history. The elegance, the tradition, the luxurious setting – it creates a truly special atmosphere to pamper Mum.

Perfect For Mums who appreciate timeless elegance, fine flavours, and a touch of classic indulgence.  

The Ideal Gift to Take The Champagne Indulgence Mother's Day with gorgeous Moët & Chandon Brut Impérial – fit for a queen. 

Mother's Day Champagne Gift Melbourne

Sydney: An Evening of Breathtaking Performance at the Sydney Opera House

The Experience The Sydney Opera House is more than an architectural marvel. It's an icon of international music and theatre. Gift your mum a front-row seat to a world-class performance within its grand halls! From ballet to opera, contemporary theatre to orchestral masterpieces, there's something to engage anyone’s taste.

Why It's Special The Opera House itself is a work of art. Pair that with the thrill of live performance and you're giving Mum an experience she'll treasure – an evening to indulge in fine culture.

Perfect For Mums drawn to the magic of music, dance, theatre, and the awe-inspiring power of the arts.

The Ideal Gift to Take Our Dreamy Bites for Mum is perfect spread for post-show tête-à-tête with her favourite theatre connoisseur friends.

Mother's Day Gift 2024 Sydney

Adelaide: A Day Exploring the Barossa Valley

The Experience Escape the city and treat Mum to a full day in Australia's premier wine region. Barossa is renowned for its Shiraz, picturesque scenery, and gourmet delights. Get lost in the tales of winemaking with chauffeured tours, luxurious winery lunches, and behind-the-scenes tastings. It’s an excellent getaway for Mum and her buddies. Or make it a day out with just Mum and you.

Why It's Special It's the perfect mix of indulgence and relaxation. Lush vineyards, rolling hills, and the chance to discover some of Australia's finest wines – an immersive escape for the senses.

Perfect For Mums who adore good food, delicious wine, and the simple joy of a scenic countryside outing.

The Ideal Gift to Take Lavish Red & Snacks for Mum with a bottle of Barossa Valley origin Penfolds Max's Pinot Noir she can indulge in all by herself – or with her best friends! 

Brisbane: Deluxe River Cruise with High Tea

The Experience Combine two Brisbane essentials – the sparkling river and an indulgent high tea. Mum’s going to love gliding past the city's iconic landmarks, savouring sweet and savoury delights, and perhaps even a cheeky glass of champagne. That’s some way to celebrate!

Why It's Special It's a chance to see Brisbane from a unique angle while enjoying a luxurious treat. The gentle pace, the scenic backdrop, and the delicious nibbles make it ideal for quality time and relaxation.

Perfect For Mums who enjoy a touch of elegance, beautiful views, and a leisurely pace for enjoying good company.

The Ideal Gift to Take Mum's Mimosas is here to keep Mum’s holiday in top shape! It’s just right for settling down to a sunny picnic – once she’s through with her tour itinerary of course!

Canberra: Tickets to the Floriade – A Floral Extravaganza

The Experience Relax as you stroll through acres of breathtaking blooms, their colours and scents a feast for the senses. Floriade is an annual festival celebrating spring, with stunning floral displays, food stalls, workshops, and live entertainment.

Why It's Special Even though the Floriade is months after Mother’s Day, it's a unique experience. An explosion of beauty! Perfect for a leisurely day exploring dazzling floral art, soaking up festive energy, and maybe even discovering new gardening inspiration.

Perfect For Mums who love flowers, the outdoors, and tapping into their creative spirit amid nature's splendour.

The Ideal Gift to Take This is for when Mum is back at her hotel from the Floriade. Pamper for the Best Mum seals in beauty and relaxation to her vacation – a blushing treat before she starts to head back home. 

Perth: Rottnest Island Getaway

The Experience Treat Mum to an escape to paradise! Just a short ferry ride from Perth, Rottnest Island boasts turquoise waters, pristine beaches, and adorable furry residents – the quokkas.  Arrange bike rides, leisurely swims, and encounters with these adorable creatures.

Why It's Special Rottnest offers a blissful break from the everyday. Its laid-back island vibes, gorgeous scenery, and delightful wildlife make it feel a world away.

Perfect For Mums craving a mix of adventure, natural beauty, and those unforgettable "pinch me" holiday moments.

The Ideal Gift to Take Can’t let the sun steal Mum’s good looks! Get her the Beautiful Mum so she can get herself – and her skin – to a rejuvenating post-tour treatment. 

Hobart: A Morning at Salamanca Market & Waterfront Delights

The Experience Salamanca Market is Hobart's beating heart! Browse stalls filled with local crafts, artisan treats, and live music setting a vibrant atmosphere.  Follow it up with fresh seafood on the waterfront and a stroll along the historic docks.

Why It's Special It captures the essence of Hobart – a mix of quirky finds, delicious food, and harborside charm. It's a leisurely way to spend a day, with plenty of opportunities for unique Mother's Day gifts.

Perfect For Mums who enjoy exploring local markets, waterfront vibes, and a relaxed day of discovery.

The Ideal Gift to Take Show up at the market with the Mother's Day Atilius Gift, and she’ll know you planned this trip with a lot care, months in advance. Oh! And the Chardonnay! What else is there to say?

Important Note Event details and availability may change, so always double-check dates and book tickets in advance! However, Hampers Galore Mother’s Day Gifts are always available! And just a click away!

Get Mother’s Day Gifts Delivered Same-Day! 

If your Mum's in Melbourne, you're in luck. You can have your Mother's Day gift delivered to her within the day. At Hampers Galore, we use only trusted couriers to deliver our most precious gifts. Just order before 12 Noon AEDT on a business day and rest assured Mum will have her gift before sundown. And it's just $19.95! 

But hey! Melbournians aren't the only ones who get to have fun. Mother's Day orders over $100 get standard delivery FREE Australia-wide! 

As we reach the end, we hope you feel more inspired and ready to plan a fabulous Mother's Day surprise for Mum - along with gorgeous gifts to match. This is your call to join Hampers Galore in making all of life's celebrations that much more meaningful - and glamorous! And this time, it means Mother's Day, when we honour those special women who made us who we are.