The Best Treats for Mum this Mother’s Day 2017

Written by: Bethany Rogers on 2nd May 2017

Mothers Day 2017


Psst… Mother’s Day is 14th May 2017, have you planned something special for Mum yet?

No? Check our favourite events and offers in Queenstown to spoil your Mum this Mother’s Day.

Three Course Lunch at Wakatipu Grill

Did your Mum ever say she wanted no fuss; that all she wanted was a nice sit down meal with the family? The Hilton's Wakatipu Grill have got you covered - let the experts do the cooking (and the washing up) this Mother's Day.

The menu is created from the best seasonal and local produce, the service is five-star and the views overlooking Lake Wakatipu are stunning. They'll even throw in a special gift for Mum. 

Price: $45

Where: Wakatipu Grill, the Hilton, 79 Peninsular Road

Book here 

 Charity Fun Run

The nationwide Jennian Homes Mother’s Day fun run is an active way to spend Mother’s Day. Starting at Lake Hayes Pavilion, the 5k run, walk or leisurely stroll is an easy distance for Mum and kids to do together.

The event supports the Heart Foundation for Women; heart disease is the biggest killer of Kiwi women and the fun run aims to raise awareness and funds for the charity. 

Entry price includes an event t-shirt designed by Dick Frizzell!

Price: $20

Check-in: From 8:30am at Lake Hayes, 719 Gibbston Hwy, RD 1, Queenstown. Run start time is 10am.

Get your tickets here

Flute and Floral

In The Pink's expert florist Victoria Lund has teamed up with Veuve Clicquot Rosé and Queenstown restaurant Rata to offer a floral masterclass with delicious rosé and canapés.

This is a great option if you’re no good at choosing or arranging flowers – get Mum to do it herself! She’ll enjoy two flutes of Veuve Clicquot Rosé and delicious canapés while creating her own beautiful bouquet to take home.

This event is on Friday 12th May, 2:30pm - 4:30pm at Rata (43 Ballarat Street)

Price: $95

To book, email or visit In The Pink (31 Camp Street) or Rata 

Spa Day Luxury Escape

Are you the kind of child who stresses your Mum out? Provide the tonic this Mother's Day and send your Mum for an ultra-relaxing ‘Luxury Escape’ at Body Sanctum.

The team are offering 90 minutes of pure indulgence; a foot soak and scrub, hydrating facial treatment and a relaxing back massage. She’ll also get a free gift box of Pure Fiji skincare products worth $28.

Price: $185  

Where: Body Sanctum Day Spa, Level 1, 10 Athol Street 

Book here

Author: Bethany Rogers

Bethany Rogers