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10 Mother's Day Activities To Enjoy With Your Mum

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10 Mother's Day Activities To Enjoy With Your Mum

Opt for an unforgettable Mother's Day activity over traditional gifts this year

Mother's Day is fast approaching, and it's the perfect opportunity to show your mum just how much she means to you. 

Instead of opting for the traditional brunch or flowers, why not plan something special and unique to make this Mother's Day truly memorable? 

If you're in Melbourne, you're in luck! The city offers a range of exciting activities that you and mum can enjoy together. 

Mother’s Day in Australia always falls on the second Sunday in May. This year, we’ll be celebrating all the special mother figures in our lives on Sunday, 12th May 2024.

10 activities to inspire your Mother's Day celebrations in Melbourne

1. DIY cocktail making

Kick off Mother's Day festivities with a DIY cocktail-making experience at home. 

Purchase your favourite cocktail kit from The It Kits collection of Mother’s Day Kits, complete with all the ingredients and instructions needed to craft delicious cocktails. 

Spend the afternoon experimenting with different recipes and raising a toast to your wonderful mum.

2. High tea

Treat your mum to a sophisticated high tea experience at one of Melbourne's charming tea rooms or hotels. 

Indulge in an array of sweet and savoury delicacies, accompanied by a selection of teas. It's the perfect opportunity to catch up over delicious treats in a beautiful setting.

3. Botanical Gardens picnic

Pack a picnic basket filled with your mum's favourite snacks and head to the picturesque Royal Botanic Gardens. 

Find a cosy spot amidst the lush greenery, spread out a blanket, and enjoy a leisurely picnic surrounded by nature. 

Don't forget to take a stroll through the gardens and admire the stunning floral displays. The It Kit also has a range of gifts for Mum including the perfect picnic kit for this outing!

4. Art class

Unleash your creative side with a mother-daughter or mother-son art class. Many studios in Melbourne offer a range of classes, from painting and pottery to craft workshops. 

Spend quality time together exploring your artistic talents and creating lasting memories.

5. Spa day

Treat your mum to a day of pampering and relaxation at a luxurious spa. Book a massage, facial, or rejuvenating body treatment, and let your mum unwind and de-stress in a tranquil environment. 

The It Kit also offers special Mother's Day pamper hampers for an extra touch of indulgence at home, to really spoil your Mum.

relaxing pamper kit for Mum

6. Cooking class

Bond with your mum over a fun and interactive cooking class. 

Choose from a variety of cuisines and techniques, ranging from Italian pasta-making to Thai curry cooking. 

Learn new recipes, sharpen your culinary skills, and enjoy a delicious meal together at the end of the class.

7. Wine tasting tour

Cheers Mother's Day with a glass of fine wine in hand!

Embark on a wine tasting adventure in Melbourne's renowned wine regions, like the Yarra Valley or Mornington Peninsula.

Join a guided tour or create your own itinerary, visiting boutique wineries and cellar doors to sample a diverse range of wines. 

8. Outdoor adventure

For adventurous mums, consider entering in the Mother’s Day Classic fun run or other outdoor activities like hiking, cycling, or kayaking. 

Explore Melbourne's scenic landscapes, from coastal trails to lush forests, and enjoy an adrenaline-fueled day of outdoor exploration together. 

9. Live entertainment

Treat your mum to a night of live entertainment at one of Melbourne's theatres or music venues. 

Whether it's a Broadway musical, comedy show, or live concert, there's always something new to discover in the arts and entertainment scene.

Sit back, relax, and enjoy a memorable evening of entertainment with your mum by your side.

10. Sunset boat ride

End Mother's Day on a high note with a sunset cruise along the Yarra River. 

Board a boat and sail past Melbourne's iconic landmarks as the sun sets on the horizon, painting the sky in a palette of vibrant colours. 

It's the perfect way to create magical moments with your mum against the backdrop of Melbourne's stunning skyline.

Mother's day activities - make cocktails

With these 10 unique activities, you're sure to make this Mother's Day one to remember for your Mum. 

Whether you're sipping cocktails, exploring nature, or simply spending quality time together, the most important thing is to show your mum how much she's loved and appreciated.

Explore our collection of Mother’s Day hampers and plan a memorable day for your Mum

Ready to make her day unforgettable? Place your order now at The It Kit and give your mum the gift of cherished memories this Mother's Day.

Whether you're indulging in DIY cocktails or exploring Melbourne's scenic landscapes, make this Mother's Day truly special by spending quality time with the woman who means the world to you. 

Cherish these moments and show your mum just how much she's loved and appreciated. Happy Mother’s Day from The It Kit!

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