Unique Mother’s Day Gifts
If there’s anyone that deserves to be spoilt and appreciated, it’s all the hardworking, selfless, and loving mums out there! However, mums come in all shapes and sizes, with varying interests and capabilities. So, how do you go about finding the perfect, unique Mother’s Day gift to treat your mum to this Mother’s Day?
Forget the usual boring choices like flowers or chocolates. The answer is simple – BananaLab! From cooking classes to scenic cruises, we’ve got over 250 experiences in our range of 9 booklets that suit any budget. That means it’s never been easier to find an exciting, yet thoughtful gift for your mum. If you’re short on time, our BananaLab boxes are also the perfect solution for you.
Simply pick up a box from your nearest Coles or Woolworth, or order via our website to get your Mother’s Day gift delivered to your door. Keen to find out more? We’ve hand-picked some of the coolest experiences from each of our boxes to share with you, check them out below!
Ask any mum and we assure you that she would do almost anything to have a little time to herself to relax. That’s why a Full Body Spa Massage makes for the perfect mother’s day gift – especially if you need something last minute! This thoughtful gift will allow your mum to enjoy a 45 minute, rejuvenating full body massage with body butters and exfoliation for an intensely moisturising treatment. Expect her to leave with super soft, glowing skin, and a huge smile on her face. This experience is especially thoughtful for any first time mamas out there celebrating their first Mother’s Day!
Got an epicurean mum who loves the finer things in life? Here’s a mother’s day gift idea we know she’ll love! Join Voyager Estate for a wine education, where guests can enjoy a relaxed, yet hands on tasting and pairing workshop. With a focus on organic practices, the team will teach you to learn the different characteristics of grape varietals, grape growing and seasonal influence. Then, head to the private tasting room to unmask the language and features of wine and the basics of food and wine matching. Finally, end the day by enjoying a glass of quality wine whilst snacking on a gourmet cheese board.
Want to take some time out this Mother’s Day to bond with mum? Look no further than this unique Mother’s Day gift at Jardin Tan! Experience their beautiful, French-Vietnamese influenced Feed Me Menu for two in a warm and family and fur baby friendly environment. Their menu rotates seasonally to make the most of the organic produce grown in the restaurant’s very own garden, so you know that you’ll only be giving mum the best! Of course, no special occasion is complete without bubbly, so you’ll also be provided with a bottle of rosé.
Creed Perfume Exclusive Masterclass
For an experience like no other, the Creed Perfume Exclusive Masterclass makes for a truly unique Mother’s Day gift. In this 1 hour session, you’ll first be greeted with a glass of Champagne. Next, Creed’s fragrance expert will take you through the history of the house and reveal their secrets to perfume success. Then, learn to recognise and distinguish between various scents to truly master the art of being a Nose. By the end of the day, you’ll have everything you need to know how to best choose your own signature fragrance. Not only that, but you’ll also leave with a copy of Fragrances of the World 2020 by acclaimed writer, Michael Edwards, and his uniquely developed Fragrance Wheel. Now doesn’t that sound like an interesting Mother’s Day gift?
Here’s an adventurous gift for a spirited mum! If your mum’s been itching to try something new, we recommend gifting her a 30 minute tandem hang gliding flight! Run by Hang Glide Oz, the team boasts 115 years of collective experience, so you know she’ll be in safe hands. Flights take off from Bald Hill, Stanwell Park or Hill 60 in NSW. The session also includes free inflight photos so mum can continue reliving the moment.
Anyone who’s visited Melbourne’s Eureka Tower knows that it’s a special place. So, why not treat mum to a spectacular dinner at the towers restaurant, Eureka 89, for Mother’s Day? When you first arrive, enjoy entry for 2 to the Eureka Skydeck to take in breath-taking, 360 views of Melbourne. Later, head up one floor to Eureka 89, where you’ll be treated to a magnificent 4-course chef’s tasting menu. This will be accompanied by a Eureka 89 signature cocktail, ideal for toasting your mum with! Now, doesn’t that sound like the perfect Mother’s Day gift?
Want to make this year’s Mother’s Day a more extravagant event? Treat mum to a 2 night getaway with Grampians Tobacco Kiln! Full of history and rustic charm, the kiln is a double brick building from the 1920s, which has been beautifully renovated into a self-contained cottage. When you first arrive, you’ll be given a tour but the lovely staff. The kiln is a located working sheep farm, so there’s plenty to see and observe! Breakfast is included each morning, as is a complimentary bottle of wine and chocolate. You’ll also be provided with a $50 dinner voucher to dine at the Parker Street Project. Or, you could also choose to dine at the world-renowned Royal Mail Hotel. Furthermore, Dunkeld is only an 8 minute drive away, so make sure to take some time to explore the area.
Forget breakfast in bed. Step up your Mother’s Day gifting game this year with a Champagne breakfast after an unforgettable hot air balloon ride at sunrise! It’s wonderful to be able to give someone an experience of a lifetime, and a ride with Global Ballooning is just that. As the balloon inflates and you begin take off for your 1 hour flight, you’ll be greeted by magical birdsongs. As your journey continues, relax and enjoy the views of the world’s most liveable city. Having taken over 90,000 people in their balloons, you can be rest assured that the Global Ballooning team will look after you. Later, after the balloon descends, you’ll then be treated to an enticing Champagne breakfast. Finally, you’ll be presented with a flight certificate as a memento of your experience!