Mother❜s Day in Sydney: Best Mother❜s Day Events in 2022

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There are plenty of things to do with mum and no end of ways to treat her in Sydney this Mother's Day—and (spoiler alert), the vast majority of them involve indulging in some delicious food and drink. Interest = piqued! 

Here are some of the best things to do in Sydney this Mother's Day on Sunday 8th May 2022, (and a friendly reminder to kids/dads/partners reading this: make sure you get in early and BOOK!). 

The Best Mother's Day Events in Sydney 2022

1. Four Seasons Mother's Day High Tea and Family Fun Package

Four Seasons Family Fun Package
Indulge the whole family for Mother's Day this year with the Four Seasons Family Fun Package!

Mode Kitchen & Bar, the signature restaurant at Four Seasons Hotel Sydney, is collaborating with the luxurious French perfumery, Parfums de Marly, to host a grand Mother’s Day High Tea. The sensory experience will bring together an array of beautiful scents and a delicious three-tiered high-tea selection of handcrafted sweets, savouries and scones. Plus, all mothers will receive a complimentary wrapped gift provided by Parfums de Marly’s Oriana and a welcome cocktail.

You can also make a weekend of it with a family staycation - a perfect way to celebrate mum this Mother's Day. The lux Family Fun Package includes a welcome gift for the kids, daily breakfast for two adults and two children under 12 at Mode, one in-room kids' movie with movie snacks, 50% savings on kids' laundry items, kid-friendly bath amenities, themed linen and a tent experience included with stays in a suite. Sign us up!

Where:    Four Seasons Hotel, 199 George Street, Sydney
When:     Mother’s Day High Tea - Sunday 8 May at 1:00 pm & 3:30 pm.
                Reservations required.
                Family Fun Package - Available until March 31st 2023
Cost:       Mother’s Day High Tea - $99 pp
                Family Fun Package - Check the Four Seasons website for rates

2. Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney Mother's Day High Tea and Special Stay

Amora Hotel High Tea Mother's Day
Indulge Mum this Mother's Day with a drool-worthy high tea and overnight stay at Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney.

Spoil Mum rotten this Mother’s Day with high tea at the Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney. The indulgent experience includes a generous spread of freshly baked scones, finger sandwiches, sweet treats, bubbles, mum-osas and more - a treat the whole family will adore!

If you want to turn your high tea into something even more special, you can treat .um to a five-star night away with the Mother's Day Special Stay, where you'll receive a night's stay with breakfast for two, a complimentary bottle of sparkling wine and a selection of macarons upon arrival, plus access to the indoor heated pool and jacuzzi for ultimate relaxation. Pure bliss! 

Where:      Amora Hotel Jamison Sydney, 11 Jamison Street Sydney
When:       Sunday 8th May 2022
Cost:         High Tea - $75 per adult and $50 per child
                  Mother's Day Special Stay from $295 pn

3. The Langham Sydney Cartier and Kerrie Hess Afternoon Teas

The Ladies' Afternoon Tea with Kerrie Hess makes a picture-perfect Mother's Day gift!

Spoil the wonderful women in your life at The Langham, Sydney and be dazzled by the luxurious Cartier Afternoon Tea inspired by the timeless French jeweller. Dine on dainty works of art with an array of Cartier-inspired sweets and pastries including The Langham’s signature scones.

In celebration of Mother’s Day, renowned fashion illustrator Kerrie Hess will join the afternoon tea for a special event on Saturday 14th May. The Ladies Afternoon Tea with Kerrie Hess will include a live Q&A session and meet and greet, plus each guest will receive a custom Langham illustration from the artist and a gift bag.

The incredible buffet and a la carte menu are also available to book for lunch and dinner at The Langham Sydney's signature restaurant Kitchens On Kent for Mother's Day.

Where:      The Langham, Sydney, 89-113 Kent Street, Millers Point
When:       Cartier Afternoon Tea: Thursday 5th May – Wednesday 25th May 2022
                  Ladies' Afternoon Tea with Kerrie Hess: Saturday 14th May
Cost:         Cartier Afternoon Tea from $118 pp
                  Ladies' Afternoon Tea with Kerrie Hess is $128 pp and $78 per child

4. Aria Restaurant Mother's Day Lunch

Aria Mother's Day
Nothing says "Happy Mother's Day!" quite like a meal at one of Sydney's most iconic restaurants.

Treat mum to an unforgettable lunch overlooking stunning views of the Sydney harbour at Aria. The iconic harbourside gem is offering a five-course bespoke menu ($260pp) with a glass of champagne on arrival. A children’s set menu ($70pp) for those 12 years or under will be available, so you can really get the whole family involved!

Where:     1 Macquarie St, Sydney
When:      Sunday 8 May 2022
Cost:         $70 per child, $260 per adult

5. Mother's Day Harbour Cruise

Mother's Day Harbour Cruise
Soak up the beauty of the city this Mother's Day on this memorable lunch cruise.

Spoil mum in an extra-special and memorable way on Sydney Harbour with a gourmet lunch and spectacular Polynesian show on this Lunch Cruise! Tickets include delicious seated and served canape menu items, while the Polynesian show brings the entertainment factor and promises fun for the whole family!

Where:     Intersection of Martin Place and Elizabeth Street
When:      11.45 am – 2.45 pm on Sunday 8th May 2022
Cost:        $49 per child, $69 per adult

6. Mother's Day Lunch or Dinner at Chiswick

Chiswick Mother's Day
Drool! The Mother's Day menu at the gorgeous Chiswick promises a very special day for all this year.

Spoil your beautiful mum with a Mother’s Day lunch or dinner in the heart of leafy Woollahra at the beautiful Chiswick. Head Chef Taylor Cullen has created a specially designed menu for $150pp including a mixture of much-loved favourites and fun new dishes, and of course, there will be a glass of champagne available on arrival! A children’s menu for $50pp will also be on offer for children 12 years and under. 

Where:     65 Ocean Street, Woollahra
When:      Sunday 8th May 2022, open from 12 pm for lunch and from 5:30 pm for dinner. 
Cost:        $150 per adult, $50 per child

7. Mother's Day Classic

Mother's Day Classic
Give back and remember special women this year by taking part in the Mother's Day Classic Local. 

The Mother's Day Classic remembers those who have been affected by or who are living with breast cancer and raises money for breast cancer research. It's the perfect Mother's Day activity—in major and metro cities, you can experience the true magic of traditional Mother's Day Classic events once again. Feel the buzz of the event village, entertainment, music, and food stalls!

You can train for 5km, 10km, 20km or choose your own distance—and you can walk, jog or run, it’s completely up to you! There are so many locations to choose from—see the full list here.

Where:     Various locations across Sydney and NSW
When:      8th May 2022
Cost:        From $35.95 per child and $59.95 per adult

8. Mother's Day Feast at North Bondi Fish

North Bondi Fish
Ocean views and a seafood feast...sign us up for Mother's Day at North Bondi Fish!

This year at North Bondi Fish, their delicious a la carte menu will be available, plus a special 3course set menu at $120 per person which features the freshest sashimi, yellowfin tuna tartare, spanner crab risotto and plenty more. Plus, a drink on arrival awaits to get the festivities going!

Where:     North Bondi Fish, 120 Ramsgate Avenue, North Bondi
When:      8th May 2022
Cost:        $120 per adult, $40 per child

9. Mother’s Day Champainting® at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo

Koala Champainting at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo
Drinks, nibbles, painting...what more could you want from a Mother's Day event! 

Spend some koala-ty time with your special someone this Mother's Day at WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo with Sydney’s wildest paint and sip experience! You’ll enjoy exclusive after-hours access to WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo where you’ll meet kangaroos in Kangaroo Walk-About along with some of the zoo’s cutest and cuddliest animal residents.

Then, enjoy a wild paint & sip session as the sun sets on the Koala Rooftop where you’ll learn about the romantic side of our animal friends from the amazing team of keepers, all while creating your own Koala masterpiece. Enjoy a bottomless drinks package and a tapas plate to nibble on during your session. What more could you possibly want!

Tickets are $160 and are available at Champainting® by Cork and Canvas.

Where:     WILD LIFE Sydney Zoo
When:      8th May 2022, 6 pm
Cost:        $160 per person

10. Mother's Day High Tea at Hyatt Regency Sydney

High tea Hyatt Regency Sydney
High tea at the gorgeous Hyatt Regency Sydney is a luxurious and memorable way to spend Mother's Day this year!

Treat Mum to a veritable smorgasbord of sweet and savoury delicacies, including botanical gin & tonics and a selection of artisan loose leaf teas at Hyatt Regency Sydney's G&Tea Afternoon Tea.

Enjoy three courses, ranging from warm scones matched with Australian flavours, to savoury delights like cured salmon, burrata, and prawn twisties and to the theatrical showstopper; the Botanical Dessert Table with over eight creative treats to feast on!

Where:     Hyatt Regency Sydney, 161 Sussex Street, Sydney
When:      8th May 2022, 2.30 - 4.30 pm
Cost:        $85 per adult, $55 per child

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