Easter, ANZAC Day, Mother’s Day… the holidays are fairly bumping into each other this year and we don’t blame you if you haven’t given a single thought to Mother’s Day yet! We would, however, love to help you get organised by supplying several helpful local suggestions for thoughtful gifts we know the mums in your own lives would truly appreciate.
You’ll be thrilled to know there’s plenty on offer and it’s all close to home for Sutherland Shire-folk. On our list, you’ll find the ultimate in pampering and relaxation, support for new mums and those who need a bit of time away, entertaining nights out and pretty lunch spots. So dive right in and let the calm wash over you once more!
South Village Shopping Centre
South Village Kirrawee is a convenient location bursting with Mother’s Day ideas to delight the special mum in your life.
There are restaurants galore, where you can purchase a gift voucher or treat mum to a meal, including the brand new 7th Heaven Café, Pelligrini’s Italian, Baba Ghanouj, Kickin’ Inn, Umaya Japanese or Thai Riffic, plus many more in-centre.
You can also browse the amazing gift range at SV News & Gifts and Priceline, book mum in for a pamper sesh at The Color Lounge or City Cave, or purchase mum a membership for Body Mind Life yoga + pilates studio.
Find all of South Village’s store details and more gift inspiration at southvillage.com.au
Located in the heart of Cronulla, Club W supports holistic wellness through a variety of designated areas for immersive movement and mindfulness, along with custom-designed coworking zones plus health & beauty services that Mums of the Shire will love.
The Recovery Massage Chair – Built with 4D airbag technology, you will feel like you’re in the hands of an experienced masseuse – or several. Choose from a full body massage or select specific areas to focus on such as arm, foot, back/waist and neck/shoulders.
The Zen Rooms – where you can curate your own experience by selecting a room scent, lighting colour and content such as Meditation, Stretch or Breathe.
The Somadome Meditation Pod – uses light and binaural beats for meditation that leads to deep relaxation and calm.
The Infrared Sauna with Mediation – uses a unique combination of infrared heat technology and colour light therapy to restore physical and mental balance.
And for the business Mums of the Shire, the Wellness Coworking Space, which includes hot desks, single desks, two-person desks and a boardroom. Full access to the Wellness Lounge is included.
Visit clubw.com.au to grab a Club W Gift Card for Mother’s Day, which can be used for any Club W memberships, packages or sessions. Gift packs which include a gift card + a range of Vanessa Megan products start from just $99.
Get 10% off Gift Cards with discount code MUM2022
Greenhouse on Flora
Give mum the day off cooking and cleaning this Mother’s Day! Head to the Shire’s hidden oasis and best new brunch spot, Greenhouse on Flora. This light-filled haven in the heart of Sutherland is open for breakfast and lunch- or brunch and serves up a scrumptious range of menu options sure to please mum this Mother’s Day.
They welcome families, have plenty of space for prams and provide kids’ menus with activities. So bring mum along to try their unique 6 bean coffee and a meal she can enjoy without cooking it first.
Head to the Greenhouse on Flora website for more info on their menus and opening hours and to make a reservation now.
Supporting Mums in our Community!
Every mum can use a bit of time out!
Mummymetime is a NSW & Commonwealth Government Approved In-Home Childcare Provider! They provide rebated childcare for eligible families by a qualified educator in your home.
Mummymetime supports families who work non-standard hours; children who are sick or immune-compromised or where a family member is experiencing illness affecting their ability to care for their children.
When others say “too hard” Mummymetime says “how can we help?”. They care for many children with special or additional needs and have trained carers with experience in this field. Families can utilise their NDIS funding to pay for a qualified, experienced carer in their home.
Leanne and her team also provide private childcare including Nannies, Nanny Share & Pregnancy Teams – qualified Carers who care for children in their own home and take them to activities or outings.
Dr Mel Mapleson – Perinatal Primary Care
Dr Mapleson is a Possums accredited Specialist General Practitioner working in the niche field of breastfeeding medicine.
She offers hour-long consultations for mother and baby pairs who are experiencing difficulties with breastfeeding, or unsettled baby behaviour.
Her dedicated clinic is based in Kirrawee Family Medical Practice.
Mother’s Day at Event Cinemas
After a 2 year hiatus, the popular ladies’ night out concept – Chicks at the Flicks is finally returning to all Event Cinemas on Tuesday, 10 May with the hilarious comedy – How to please a woman.
Treating your mum, or the special lady in your life, to a night at the cinema is the perfect Mother’s Day Gift.
How to please a woman is an Australian comedy that combines outstanding talent with a side-splitting storyline starring Sally Phillips, Cameron Daddo and Erik Thomson and features a story about a woman and what she wants out of life… and it is not what you may be thinking… seriously funny and ideal for any mum (and daughter) to celebrate in style!
Event Cinemas is proud to showcase talent particularly Australian talent via good quality films in comfortable cinemas boasting huge VMAX seating and, of course, the ultimate Gold Class experience complete with food and beverages served to your reclining seat.
To lock in this great gift, simply buy online at eventcinemas.com.au and the voucher will be delivered to your inbox, or visit your local Event Cinemas and our friendly team will assist you at the Box Office with your purchase.
Chicks at the Flicks – Tuesday, 10 May 2022
Film: How to please a woman
6pm: pre-film festivities | 7pm: film starts
Bonus gift bag filled with goodies for Mum included
Member VMax tickets – $35 per ticket
If your mum has exquisite style, she’ll love a gift from the extensive range of elegant homewares on offer at James Lane.
It’s the little touches that make a home come to life. From unique paintings and prints to luxurious throws, rugs and cushions or delicate trays, mirrors and decor accents, James Lane has everything you need to show your Mum how much you love her by choosing a thoughtfully handpicked gift.
James Lane also offers hand and body care products, candles and diffusers- sure-fire favourites for the special mums in your life.
You can browse their homewares online, or head into their Caringbah store to see them for yourself.
Pottery Courses and Workshops
Give the gift of creativity with a PTC voucher this Mother’s Day. Remediable for Kids clay classes, Make a dinner set classes, four week wheel throwing or hand-building classes and product! Join as a a whole family or let mum go solo for a bit of ‘Mum Time’ at PTC’s beautiful sun-filled studio in Taren Point.
For more information and booking head to parttimeceramics.com.au
Get 10% off all Pottery & Prosecco Workshops using code MOTS10
Pinot and Picasso
Take the stress out of choosing a gift for the special mum in your life this Mother’s Day.
Pinot and Picasso sessions revolve around creating a unique painted artwork while you sip and chat amongst good company and they’re the perfect way to spend some quality time with your mum this Mother’s Day!
Not able to attend one of these sessions? Grab a gift voucher you can use towards another day. They start form just $40 and can be purchased from Pinot & Picasso online.
Sessions are in the Sutherland Shire are held at Pinot & Picasso Miranda 33/31-41 Kiora Road Miranda with pop-up sessions also on offer at Cronulla and Bundeena.
The Bridal Bar
The Bridal Bar (TBB) is the Shire’s Ultimate Beauty Hub. At TBB, they believe that the best gift of all is spending quality time with your mum. Treat your mum this Mother’s Day to a Relaxation Pamper Session!
Pampering sessions rank high on most mums’ wishlists and TBB offers some premium pampering options.
Pamper sessions can include massages, facials, nails and hair. TBB also have beautifully packaged gift vouchers available for purchase from their website.
For more info on TBB services visit bridalbar.com.au
Thanks to Kylie from Wonderlight photography for supplying the beautiful feature image.
We wish you all a spectacular Mother’s Day and hope you are recognised for all that you do for your family on your special day!