Spoil your mum this Mother’s Day! Here are our top picks!

What’s on:

The Calyx

For something laid back, try the special Mother’s Day High Tea with unlimited bubbly or champagne at The Calyx. The Trippas White Group Chefs have crafted a special menu inspired by their mums, which you can enjoy in front of 18,000 flowers at our Pollination exhibit.

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Q Dining

Enjoy fine waterfront dining overlooking Circular Quay, featuring a micro-seasonal menu. Treat mum to a Mother’s Day 3 course lunch and let her indulge on Fraser Island Spanner Crab, followed by a Pepper Crusted Lamb Rump and finished with a Chocolate Fondant with Pistachio, Pear & Vanilla. Plus mum can enjoy a glass of Veuve champagne and a exculsive special gift

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Hacienda Sydney

A breathtaking setting with arguably one of Sydney’s most iconic views of the Harbour Bridge, Hacienda Sydney sits above it all. Treat mum to a High Tea + Champagne experience – includes a glass of Mumm champagne and an exclusive special gift for all the mums.

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The Butler

Treat mum to delicious food, cocktails and panoramic views of the Sydney city skyline at The Butler in Potts Point.All mums who dine on Mother’s Day will be gifted a complimentary jam jar created by the chef in house. This special jam has a secret recipe including GH Mumm champagne!

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NOLA Smokehouse & Bar

Celebrate Mother’s Day with high tea in the French Quarter at NOLA. Dishes include lobster rolls, scones with bourbon-peach marmalade and blood plum jam; and s’mores with blackberry and smoked chocolate. This is paired with your choice of bottomless fresh lemonade or southern iced tea with peach syrup, lemon juice, and house-made rosy mint and Earl Grey iced tea.

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Manly Wharf Hotel

Mums, sip on a glass of sparkling wine (gratis!) with a main meal purchase by the seaside at Manly Wharf Hotel. Soak up views of Manly and feast on the pub’s new menu offerings; such as the superfood salad and Hawaiian poke bowl, and sizeable dishes including the Philly cheese steak sandwich. For dessert, there’s mini doughnuts served with peanut butter ice cream, raspberry gel and honeycomb; and the Australian cheeseboard with brie, blue, cheddar, quince, dried fruits and lavosh.

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Watsons Bay Hotel

Sydney’s iconic beachfront hotel is celebrating the city’s Mums with two thoughtful dining options. For the early risers there’s the chic three course brunch from 9.30am featuring healthy granola, beetroot cured salmon, artisan eggs benedict and buttermilk waffles. Selected drinks are included so Mums can sit back and enjoy a tipple while the Watson’s Bay chefs take over breakfast duties.

The slightly later lunch menu from 11.30am is perfect for those Mums who request a late sleep on their special day. This three-course gastronomic extravaganza features the famous Watson’s Bay Boutique Hotel seafood platter as a fresh-from-the-ocean starter. Its followed by main courses including ricotta gnocchi and slow roasted salmon, rounded off by an indulgent white chocolate blondie. Selected drinks are included with the Mother’s Day lunch menu.

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Icebergs Dining Room

Enjoy the salty air and ocean breeze with the best view of the Pacific Ocean while celebrating with your family this Mother’s Day with a four-course brunch menu created by Monty Koludrovic. Featuring the Fish Egg Tart & Rossini Gold Caviar, Glazed Kurobuta Ham, Harris Smokehouse Smoked Salmon and a glass of NV Perrier-Jouet ‘Blason’ Rose Epernay France.

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Treat mum to a day of adventure and indulgence this Mother’s Day on Cockatoo Island. Explore the world-heritage-listed island in the middle of beautiful Sydney Harbour, home to the 21st Biennale of Sydney, Australia’s largest contemporary visual arts event showcasing innovative and thought-provoking works from around the world. Complete the day with lunch at Contained Sydney’s Don Tapa Restaurant which is popping up until the end of June serving up delicious South American faire washed down with a selection of premium beverages from Young Henry’s, The Sydney Urban Winery and Archie Rose Distillery.  To add to the special day all Mums will receive a complimentary Mimosa on arrival to Don Tapa. If you are really wanting to say thanks to Mum, Contained Sydney also offers its own boutique accomodation, a bespoke customised shipping container providing the perfect getaway complete with a pool.

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The Ternary

Provide Mum with a memorable experience at The Ternary this Mother’s Day. Start your girly day out with some tapas and cocktails at The Ternary Bar, or perhaps an interactive dining experience is more your style? The Ternary boasts two theatre-style dining experiences, so take your pick between a steak cooked to perfection from The Grill Kitchen or a wholesome curry from The Asian Kitchen. Whilst indulging in true Ternary style, sit back, relax and make the most of the incomparable views of Sydney City Skyline. All Mums will also receive a complimentary glass of Veuve Ambal Blanc de Blancs on arrival!

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Whirly Bird

In the heart of Pyrmont, lies Whirly Bird, a charismatic eatery and exceptional cocktail bar renowned for their love and understanding for food and drinks, satisfying all palates. Start with an array off tasty share plates, varying from Seoul Wings, Peking Duck Salad, Salt ’n’ Pepper Silken Tofu and Maple Roast Pumpkin, to name a few! Feeling parched? Rest assured, the extensive beverage list caters to all, from local and worldly varietals of both beer and wine. Last but certainly not least, Whirly Bird is home to an outstanding cocktail list, of which Mum has the pleasure of Bottomless Spritzes (Ketel One, Citroen, Lime & Cranberry, Spritzed with Lemonade/Soda).. it’s a Cosmopolitan but more fun! Oh and for all bookings, you and Mum will have the chance to win 2 tickets to The Birdcage Sydney, a new vintage, burlesque inspired dinner and show held every Saturday night!

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Matthew Ely

Matthew Ely has the post perfect sparkling pieces to show your mother how much you love her.  Adorn your mother’s listening ears with the gorgeous Diamond Triangle Stud which is available with White Diamonds, Rubies, Sapphires and Black Diamonds.

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Charlie Middleton

Let mum customize her own handbag and watch it being made in a boutique Bondi workshop and studio!Charlie Middleton is an Australian-born leather accessories label that focuses on timeless design, functionality and quality of construction. The bespoke totes and clutches use buttery-soft leather sourced from around the world. The beautifully designed bags range from coin purses and clutches, to travel bags, and of course their signature bespoke totes which can be customized to your exact requirements and made-to-order with a choice of more than 40 leather colours, four handle colours and three hardware options.

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