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Things to do on Mother’s Day and gift ideas for 2020

For the mum who loves adventure, we've hunted down dozens of gift ideas and things to do on Mother's day for every budget.

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If you're on the hunt for a gift or looking for things to do on Mother's Day then you've definitely come to the right place. Our travel team has hand-picked dozens of ideas to help you in your search for that perfect present for your lovely mum.

Our selection includes a variety of gifts and activities that mum can appreciate now including virtual class passes and high tea delivered to her door. Alternatively, choose from the list of options below that can be purchased now and used at a later date so mum has something to look forward to.

Budget-friendly options

Treat mum without breaking the bank with these gifts and experiences. Choose between gifts you can surprise mum with on Mother's Day or in the future. Either way, we're sure mum will love these gifts and experiences.

Under $50

Online Paint and Sip Watercolours Session
Online Paint and Sip Watercolours Session

RedBalloon

One-Month Unlimited Online Fitness Membership
One-Month Unlimited Online Fitness Membership

Scoopon

$50–$100

Wine Tasting With Gourmet Cheeses in Sydney
Wine Tasting With Gourmet Cheeses in Sydney

Adrenaline

Carlton & United Brewery Tour with Beer And Food Matching
Carlton & United Brewery Tour with Beer And Food Matching

Adrenaline

Virtual Yoga and Handpicked Wines Tutored Wine Tasting
Virtual Yoga and Handpicked Wines Tutored Wine Tasting

RedBalloon

$100+

Thrilling experiences

For a Mother's Day experience she won't forget, surprise mum with a gift fit for a thrillseeker. RedBalloon and Adrenaline offer gift vouchers that are valid for three years so mum can choose her adventure and have something to look forward to.

Creative courses

Learning a new skill is a great way for mum to take time out for herself and do the things she loves.

Make Your Own Natural Skincare Workshop
Make Your Own Natural Skincare Workshop

RedBalloon

Soy Wax Candle Making Set in a Japanese Ceramic
Soy Wax Candle Making Set in a Japanese Ceramic

Classbento

Make Natural Incense at Home - Available on 12 May
Make Natural Incense at Home - Available on 12 May

Classbento

Make a Sashiko Reusable Kitchen Cloth - Available on 12 May
Make a Sashiko Reusable Kitchen Cloth - Available on 12 May

Classbento

Lunch and dinner ideas

Enjoy Mother's Day lunch or dinner with your loved ones to show mum how much you appreciate her.

High tea ideas

Treat her on Mother's Day with a home delivered high tea or choose a future date to celebrate.

Hampers

A thoughtful gift to show mum just how well you know her (and score major brownie points). Can't find what you're looking for? Find more Mother's Day hamper options here.

Brokenwood Wines Six Pack with Three Virtual Tastings
Brokenwood Wines Six Pack with Three Virtual Tastings

RedBalloon

Gift cards

Sometimes it's hard to book something for mum without her finding out. A gift card is a perfect Mother's Day present because mum can choose her travel dates and where she wants to go. All of the gift vouchers below are valid for three years.


Mother's Day sales

Popular Travel coupon codes

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29 Sep 2020 Extra $50 off Sydney and NSW stays NSW****
28 Sep 2020 Extra $10 off site-wide with code FDR****
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