Celebrate your mum, or that someone special with high tea, family lunch or wild zoo adventure this Mother’s Day in Werribee and Surrounds on Sunday 14 May 2023.
High Tea and Spa Packages
You’ll win serious brownie points with an elegant Mother’s Day High Tea at The Refectory. Overlooking the manicured gardens of Werribee Park, indulge in a lavish spread of sweet and savory delicacies including smoked salmon and dill blinis with caper remoulade, passionfruit and lemon meringue tartlets, and of course fresh scones with raspberry jam and double cream. Bookings essential, with cosy high tea packages available every Sunday during May, June, July and August.
For further indulgence spoil mum with a treatment (or gift voucher) at L.M. Day Spa located just next door in Werribee Park or Fifth Element Day Spa in Werribee City Centre.
Create some special memories with the whole family at Werribee Open Range Zoo. Bookings are now open for their gourmet Mother’s Day breakfast and lunch packages including zoo entry, food, activities for the kids, photobooth and a small gift, from $45 to 100 per person.
Explore the stunning interiors of Werribee Park Mansion with a self-guided tour (entry $8 - $11.10) and if the weather’s fine, enjoy a lakeside picnic in the beautiful gardens, perhaps with a pre-booked picnic hamper from The Refectory Parlour and Wyndham Cache or fresh cannoli from The Little Deli & Panini Bar or Meli’s 21 Deli.
Experiences You can Do Together
Celebrate Mother's Day at The Park Werribee with a paint 'n' sip evening hosted by The Social Artist. Ticket price includes 2.5 hours fully guided paint and sip session and a glass of house wine, beer or soft drink. Bookings essential.
Pinot and Picasso will be running three Mother’s Day Sessions on Friday 12 May, Saturday 13 May and Sunday 14 May – providing a chance to catch up, enjoy a laugh together and create some new memories. There’ll also be a family-friendly sunflowers painting session on Saturday 13 May. Bookings essential.
For an active Mother’s Day adventure, head to Wyndham Harbour for family mini-golf fun at The Elements Coastal Activity Park, paired with fish and chips and an ice cream or a leisurely stroll along the bay to Werribee South Foreshore.
Lunch, Brunch and Everything in Between
Get together over coffee and brunch at The South Corner, Wolf on Watton, Notorious Espresso, Chatterbox Café, Jock and Mack, Black Seed Cafe and The Garden Feast or pick up some beautiful pastries at Avliya Balkan Cuisine & Dessert.
The Park Werribee will be hosting special Mother’s Day activities with a complimentary glass of bubbles for mum on arrival, gift hamper giveaways and a kids science workshop (from 2pm). Call 03 9741 1441 to book.
Enjoy the view from Rosana Bistro and Bar and celebrate with a three-course lunch with glass of sparkling for $75 per person. Bookings Essential.
For more family lunch options try Shadowfax Winery, Mama Lor Restaurant and Bakery, Italian favourite Tocca, 3030 Boulevard, Casa Cantina, Teddy Picker, Bridge Hotel Werribee, Brothers on K or Rosana Bistro & Bar.
Raise a toast to mum at Point Cook’s Lovesick Bar with a glass of wine for mum and one of their signature love locks on arrival (bookings recommended), take advantage of The Social Sutra’s Sunday Bottomless Brunch or settle in for a grazing platter at the cosy Corked Wine Bar.