Your Guide to Mother’s Day 2015

Need a little help to figure out how to show your Mum you care? Look no further, we’re here to help!

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Chain of Ponds

Here at Glam, we love to celebrate any occasion. Especially when it comes to celebrating the number one lady in your life – your Mum. We hear you say ‘How do I choose — there’s so many amazing places around Adelaide!’

Well, look no further. We have you covered with our comprehensive Mother’s Day Guide. 

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The Mother’s Day Classic
The much anticipated annual event returns in 2015. This is one of Australia’s largest charity event, with the Adelaide event taking place in Peace Park. The day involves a 4.3km and 7.2km walk and run along the Linear Route and through the Botanic Gardens. Registrations are now open, with two thirds of the entry fee going directly to the National Breast Cancer Foundation’s research programs.
Where: Peace Park, Adelaide
When: Sunday 10 May, 6.30am onwards
More info: Click here.

Little Heroes Mother’s Day Luncheon
Hosted by Rosanna Mangiarelli with Special Guests Jodie Oddy and Melanie Flintoft
Tickets include a spectacular Australian Fashion Labels parade at 12pm, two course lunch, Paracombe Wines, Sweet Design buffets dessert bar, National Pharmacies Beauty Wall, Champagne Wall, silent and live auditions, SA Firemen appearance. Book now at www.littleheroesfoundation.com.au.
Where: The National Wine Centre
When: Friday May 8th, 11:45am sharp
Cost: Tickets $120
Bookings essential:  08 8161 6025 RSVP by Friday 1 May.

Brunch, Lunches & High Teas

Adelaide Meridien Hotel & Apartments- Mother’s Day Brunch
On arrival enjoy a complimentary glass of sparkling wine or orange juice followed by a selection of breakfast dishes from our Mother’s Day menu. Indulge with your choice of a perfect cup coffee or tea and Ferrero Rocher chocolate.
Where: Adelaide Meridien Hotel & Apartments, 21-39 Melbourne Street, North Adelaide
When: Sunday 10 May, 7:00am – 2:00pm
Cost: $20 per person
Bookings Essential – phone 08 8267 3033
Adelaide Royal Coach- Mother’s Day Lunch
Our popular Sunday Carvery is back for Mother’s Day. Spoil mum witha 3-course lunch starting with an entrée of hearty Autumn soup, followed with a choice of roast meats, roasted vegetables & fresh salads. To finish, a tempting dessert buffet with tea & coffee. Includes a complimentary glass of sparkling wine for mum on arrival.
Where: Adelaide Royal Coach, 24 Dequetteville Terrace, Adelaide
When: Sunday 10 May, 12:00pm – 2:30pm
Cost: $49 per person; children $19.90 (3-12 years)
Bookings Essential – phone 08 8362 5676

The Arkaba- Mother’s Day Brunch, Lunch and Afternoon Drinks
Breakfast will be served from 7.00am. Enjoy an a la carte lunch in the bistro where guests will be entertained by  tunes from wonderful pianist Dennis Ferraro. Every mum will receive a rose  and a present. In the afternoon, treat your  mum by taking her  to  see the extremely talented Vogue Dou. Antonio Villano and Kate Lara will be performing hits from artists you know and love from the 60s to current chart topping hits in our Lounge Bar from 3.00pm- 6.00pm. Spoil her with a glass of her favourite  wine from the Enomatic wine preservation system. This afternoon event event is free of charge.
Where: The Arkaba- 150 Glen Osmond Road, Fullarton
When: Sunday 10 May, from 7am
Bookings: 83381100
More info: http://www.arkabahotel.com.au/

Avoca Hotel- Mother’s Day Lunch
Head down to the Avoca Hotel for lunch or dinner and spoil your Mum this Mother’s Day! Bookings are essential so make sure to book your table in Toco’s Restaurant or the Glasshouse.
Where: Avoca Hotel, 893 South Road, Clarence Gardens
When: Sunday May 10, Lunch: 12noon to 2.30pm, Dinner: 5.30pm to 9pm
Bookings Essential – phone 08 8293 1183
Boulevard Room (Stamford Plaza Adelaide)- Mother’s Day Buffet 
Spoil mum with a relaxed lunch overlooking picturesque North Terrace. Enjoy an extravagant Seafood Buffet and Dessert Bar plus a glass of MUMM Champagne, beer or soft drink on arrival. Free face painting will also be available for the kids!
Where: Boulevard Room (Stamford Plaza Adelaide)- 150 North Terrace, Adelaide
When: Sunday 10 May, 12pm till 3pm
Cost:  $69 per adult I $25 per child (5-12yrs)
Bookings Essential: 08 8461 0858 or email [email protected]
Crystal Room (Stamford Plaza)- Mother’s Day High Tea
Enjoy a beautiful high tea in the elegant surrounds of the Crystal Room. Mums will receive a glass of MUMM Champagne on arrival and our live pianist will ensure all your senses are delighted.
Where: Boulevard Room (Stamford Plaza Adelaide)- 150 North Terrace, Adelaide
When: Sunday 10 May, 12pm till 2pm or 3pm till 5pm
Cost: $59 per adult I $18 per child (5-12yrs)
Bookings Essential: 08 8461 0858 or email [email protected]
Ginza Miyako Mother’s Day Japanese High Tea
If you want to treat your Mum to something unique this Mother’s Day look no further than this wonderful event at Ginza Miyako. This will be the first, and only, Japanese style afternoon tea in Adelaide. There will be complementary sparkling wine on arrival and  unlimited espresso and tea for the afternoon.
Where: Ginza Miyako- 150 North Terrace
When: Sunday 10 May, 12pm-4pm
Cost: $45 Adult, $25 children
Bookings Essential: 8221 6147
The Highway – Mother’s Day Lunch and Dinner
The full a-la-carte menu will be offered in the Highway’s Bistro with casual dining available in the Lounge/Deck area. There will also be a free children’s activities room (supervised) for the mums that deserve a break! Menu at www.thehighway.com.au
Where: The Highway, 290 ANZAC Highway, Plympton
When: Sunday from 11am
Bookings Essential: 8297-8155
Hotel Royal- Mother’s Day Lunch and Dinner
Conveniently located in the heart of Torrensville the Hotel Royal on Henley Beach Road is the perfect place to spoil mum on Mothers Day. Open for lunch and dinner, their sumptuous a la carte menu will definitely get you in the good books with mum by spoiling her to a long lunch, where every mum will receive a gift. Decorated with an art deco influence Bar 180 has elegance, style and comfort. Please book now on
Where: Hotel Royal, 180 Henley Beach Road, Torrensville
When: Sunday 10 May
Bookings: 8352 7855
More info: Click here

InterContinental Adelaide – Mother’s Day High Tea
Indulge and treat your Mum this Mother’s Day with a High Tea experience in the elegant and grand ballroom. Enjoy an afternoon filled with delectable high tea sweet and savoury treatsperfectly complemented with continuous G.H Mumm Champagne along with tea and coffee. The afternoon will be hosted by Lisa McAskill who you might know from Channel 9’s Building Ideas or Postcards, where you will enjoy an elegant fashion parade from Adelaide’s own Liza Emanuele. As a special treat each Mother will receive a gift from us and door prizes will be available. You can experience this for. It will be share tables of 10-12. A group of 10 will guarantee a private table.
Where: Ballroom at the Intercontinental Adelaide
When: Sunday 10 May
Cost:  $139 per person and available for  $100 for under 18’s
Bookings Essential – 08 8238 2400 or via [email protected] or at  http://www.icadelaide.com.au/product/mothers-day/

Kensington Hotel- 23 Regent Street, Kensington
Nestled  in the quiet tree lined streets of Kensington is the gorgeous Kensington Hotel. We will be open this year for breakfast, lunch and dinner. Opening up especially for  mums for breakfast this Mothers Day, the hotel will offer a delicious a la carte breakfast, where  mums can sit back, relax and enjoy her  time with  family in this intimate setting, which has an amazing fire place in the heart of the hotel. The hotel will also be offering a mouth watering  a la carte menu for lunch where every mum will receive a gift.
Where: The Kensington Hotel- 23 Regent Street, Kensington
When: Sunday 10 May
Bookings: 83321300
More info: http://www.kensingtonhotel.com.au

La Boca Bar and Grill-Mother’s Day Argentinian Buffet
Enjoy a delicious Argentinian buffet La Boca Bar and Grill style with a take home gift for every mum.
Where: La Boca Bar and Grill- 150 North Terrace, Adelaide
When: Sunday 10 May, 11.30am-2.30pm
Cost: $40 per adult and $8 per child (aged 5-12)
Bookings: 8461 0860

TG’s Restaurant (Stamford Plaza Adelaide)- Mother’s Day Lunch
Feast on shared grazing platters, with your choice of main course and a delectable dessert buffet. Mums will receive a glass of sparkling wine and Dads a pint of beer on arrival.
Where: TG’s Restaurant- 150 North Terrace, Adelaide
When: Sunday 10 May, 12pm till 3pm
Cost: $55 per adult I $15 per child (5-12yrs)
Bookings Essential: 08 8461 0858 or email [email protected]
More info: www.stamford.com.au/spa

Wine, Wine, and More Wine!

Mother’s Day Luncheon at The National Wine Centre
A three course lunch with paired wines for three hours. Enough said. Tickets are $95 per adult, children aged between 12-17 are $50 while children under 12 are $30, with a children’s menu available. Book your place
Where: The National Wine Centre, corner Botanic and Hackney Roads
When: May 10 at 12pm
Cost: $95 per adult, children 12-17 $50, children under 12 $30
Bookings: Book online here.

Mother’s Day Lunch at Chain of Ponds Winery
Teaming up with HQ Cuisine, Chain of Ponds will be hosting a Mother’s Day Lunch at their picturesque Cellar Door and Restaurant. The day will include a delicious 3 course meal with a complimentary glass of Diva Sparkling on arrival. Seats are limited so if you’re keen be sure to book!
Where: Chain of Ponds Winery, 198C Torrens Valley Road, Gumeracha
When: May 10, 12pm – 4pm
Cost: $55 per person.
Bookings: (08) 8389 1901 or [email protected] (A deposit will be required upon booking.)

Songbirds at Sinclair’s Gully
A magical place, some fab Adelaide Hills bubbles and a special Mother’s Day performance. Sinclair’s Gully welcomes back the very talented Kelly Chambers after sell out performances during the 2015 Adelaide Fringe. She’ll be setting the tone for the day with a songbook celebrating 5 decades of women in music. Gourmet Mother’s Day Platters are available at $20 per person, which you can book online
Where: Sinclair’s Gully, 288 Colonial Drive, Norton Summit
When: May 10, 12pm – 4pm
Bookings: Click here.

Mother’s Day at Woodstock Wine Estate
A day full of wine, delicious food and a picturesque view! Breakfast from 8am to 10am, with an a la carte lunch from 12pm onward. All mums will receive a complimentary glass of Woodstock Wine, with the day including a live acoustic set by some local talent PLUS tastings all day at the Cellar Door.
Where: 215 Douglas Gully Road, McLaren Flat
When: May 10th
Bookings: 8383 0156

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