Exciting gift ideas for Mum this Mother’s Day!

Fluffy socks, breakfast in bed and flowers can be nice gift ideas for Mum this Mother’s Day… but why not completely spoil her this year! I mean she definitely deserves it!

Why not whisk her away on a much needed vacation instead?

Keep reading for a few accommodation and activity ideas that will knock those fluffy socks off!


3 Rooms for 3 to 6 Guests – From $245/night

The Oar House is located in Metung, Gippsland in one of the prettiest villages in Australia! The home is positioned on a small spit of land, and is perfect for those Mums who love the outdoors! The home features its own private walkway down to Lake King, and is surrounded by natural environment with amazing bird life, dolphins, and native animals!

What can you do while staying at The Oar House?

If you’re not one to venture far, then The Oar House is the perfect house for you! Take a fishing rod, and a packed lunch and wander down to the jetty to catch something for dinner, or have a picnic on the beach just a few minutes walk from the house!

If you’re looking for something a little further from the house, head to The Gippsland Lakes for sailing, boating, and fishing in sheltered inland waterways free from rocks, reefs and tides! If you don’t sail, no problem! You can hire a boat locally and explore the safe waters!

3 Rooms for 3 to 8 Guests – From $647/night

If Mum is more of a beach goer, head to Catalina’s, located in Byron Bay, NSW. Catalina’s is the perfect getaway for the modern Mummy, with Insta-worthy interiors of a modern, contemporary design. The home features a stunning pool and spa and is just a few minutes drive from some of Byron’s most beautiful beaches.

What can you do while staying at Catalina’s?

Within the home itself, there is a stunning swimming pool, spa, and a spacious outdoor deck; ideal for family members who enjoy lounging about during the day and soaking in that sun!

Out of the home, the world is your oyster! Catalina’s puts you in an ideal location, just a short drive from Byron Bay CBD, or better yet leave the driving to someone else! Just a minute walk away is the worlds first solar train, which you can hop on and be in the town centre within 10 minutes!

4 Rooms for 4 to 7 Guests – From $286/night

Another one for the beach Mums! Introducing 20 Currawong Street Noosa! This stunning home oozes tranquility, character and relaxation and is perfect for those looking to completely switch off.

What can you do while staying at 20 Currawong Street Noosa?

Bring your books, switch your phones off and lounge out on the hammock amongst the lush tropical backdrop while listening to the trickle of the water from the resort style pool!

Spend the weekend at the local Noosa Farmers Markets, where your senses are sure to be indulged by the variety of locally produced seasonal produce! Be sure to bring your own bags as the markets have a great policy of not giving plastic bags!

3 Rooms for 3 to 6 Guests – From $360/night

This unit is perfect for Mums who are looking for a holiday where there is no driving necessary! This unit is situated on the beachfront, with great views from Cooloongatta up to Surfers Paradise, and is just a short walk from the airport, meaning you can hop off a flight and straight into paradise!

What can you do while staying at Casa Del Rey?

Let Mum put her feet up, enjoy a hot cuppa and soak in the salty sea breeze while lounging on the balcony of Casa Del Rey! Then pack a picnic for the afternoon and head on down to Bilinga Beach, just a few stops from your front door step!

4 Rooms for 4 to 8 Guests – From $850/night

What can you do while staying at Ataahua?

Spoil Mum with Ataahua, a luxury beach retreat with a pool, spectacular views and just a short walk from a number of gorgeous beaches. This gorgeous home is ideal for larger families, so if there are a few Mums in the family, it’s the perfect weekend away for everyone!

Choose to take a walk on one of the many walking tracks including the Coastal Walk from Gerringong to Kiama, Minnamurra Rainforest walk or if you travel a little further check out the Illawarra Fly Tree Top walk. 

If walking isn’t quite what Mum is after, head to one of the local wineries and sample award winning wines, or head to the local markets and see what they have to offer!