21 Gold Coast spots to spoil Mum on Mother’s Day

Southport Yacht Club

Mum’s are the very best thing that ever happened to anyone. Literally, for obvious reasons, and also because they’re all sweet and loving, they do your washing when you’re almost 35, they iron things that have never been ironed before AND they don’t even complain (much) that their only grandchild is of the fur baby variety.

So it goes without saying that when Mother’s Day rolls around Mum’s deserve the very best treatment in the form of both gifts and tasty dining experiences. Which are almost comparable to the life-giving thing they did (not to mention you get to go and eat tasty things too).

Here are many dining experience options to treat the number one lady in your life to this Mother’s Day (Sunday May 12th).


Southport Yacht Club
Mum will love a sumptuous hot and cold buffet, overlooking Southport Yacht Club’s 300-berth marina and sparkly views of the Gold Coast Broadwater. Adults are $24pp and children $14pp. From 7am. Book here.
Where: 1 Macarthur Pde, Main Beach

Southport Sharks
It’s a breakfast, lunch and dinner affair at Southport Sharks. Enjoy bubbles and a buffet breakfast from 7.30am for $30pp at Frenzy’s, a seafood buffet lunch for $65pp and dinner for $40.90pp. At Carmody’s, treat Mum to the fine dining experience she deserves. It will be a delightful three-course set menu, showcasing modern Australian cuisine. Each Mum dining will receive a complimentary piccolo of sparkling wine.
Where: Cnr Musgrave and Olsen Ave, Southport


Novotel Surfers Paradise
Enjoy your morning celebrating the important women in your life with our Mother’s Day Brunch. Indulge in a selection of fresh french pastries, waffles with Chantilly cream, fresh cooked breakfast treats, espresso coffee, a selection of teas, live entertainment, a special gift for mum and a glass of bubbles on arrival. Adults are $59pp and children $29pp. Book here.
Where: Novotel Surfers Paradise, 3105 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise

Citrique Restaurant
Citrique is celebrating Mother’s Day with a delightful brunch on Sunday featuring a beverage of your choice on arrival (YES), live entertainment and a special gift for every Mum. It’s $94pp or $125pp including a beverage package. Children are $47pp or $67pp including soft drink package (5-12yrs). Children under 4pm are free. From 11.30am. Book here.
Where: Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa, 158 Ferny Ave, Surfers Paradise


Social House
When the ordinary isn’t enough for the extraordinary woman in your life, treat her to an indulgent high tea at Social House. Mums will enjoy a selection of classic and Social House favourites, including house-made buttermilk scones, arancini and decadent sweet treats. The whole family can be entertained with a flowing chocolate fountain and board games. From 11am. Adults $49pp or $59pp with bottomless sparkling wine.
Where: voco Gold Coast, 31 Hamilton Avenue, Surfers Paradise

The Pastry Emporium
Treat Mum to all the sweet goodies at The Pastry Emporium on Mother’s Day weekend. There’ll be a selection of sweet, Ruby chocolate treats plus savoury options and a take home gift for every Mama. From 11.30am both Saturday and Sunday – $35 per adult and $15 per child.
Where: Shop 4, Riviera Plaza, Campbell St, Bundall 


Enjoy live music and take in the stunning panoramic views from the 21st floor while feasting on freshly baked scones, French pastries, gourmet sandwiches, a glass of sparkling wine and unlimited filtered coffee and tea. Choose from a 10am or 1.30pm sitting. Adults $59pp and children $39pp. Book here.
Where: RACV Royal Pines, Ross St, Benowa

Chapter and Verse
Enjoy an award-winning High Tea this Mother’s Day at Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa including a glass of Moet on arrival plus all Mum’s will receive a special Mother’s Day gift! Two seating options: 10am-12noon or 12.30pm-2.30pm. $65pp. Book here.
Where: Surfers Paradise Marriott Resort & Spa, 158 Ferny Ave, Surfers Paradise

Chapter & Verse

Panorama Lounge
Panorama is the perfect place to spoil Mum this Mother’s Day and enjoy a delectable high tea. With a selection of delicious sandwiches, pastries and cakes complemented with fresh espresso coffee or loose leaf tea, and glass of sparkling wine. Choose from 10.30am or 1.30pm. Adults $39pp and children $18.50pp. Book here.
Where: RACV Royal Pines, Ross St, Benowa

Pearls Bar
Surprise and delight Mum this Mother’s Day at Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort. Indulge in a delectable High Tea at Pearls Bar from 11am to 1pm or a delicious Afternoon High Tea Buffet from 2pm to 4pm. From $52pp. Book here.
Where: Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort, 71 Seaworld Drive, Main Beach 

The Island
Celebrate in luxe style at The Island’s all new alfresco Pool Deck. Indulge in a share-style high tea and enjoy a heartfelt welcome with your choice of a glass of GH Mumm Cordon Rouge champagne or our signature Island fresh fruit mocktail plus an exclusive Mumm macaroon on arrival. Choose from two sitting – 11am and 2pm – tickets are $49pp. Book here.
Where: The Island Gold Coast, 3128 Surfers Paradise Blvd, Surfers Paradise 


Restaurant Labart
Treat your mum to an exquisite Mother’s Day lunch at Burleigh’s Labart. The set menu is $75pp and features all the most delicious dishes on the menu including BBQ king prawns and Rangers Valley beef tartare to name a few. The children’s set menu is $44pp. An absolutely stunning option for Mum this Mother’s Day.
Where: West St, Burleigh Heads

Spoil mum with a seven course set menu at Kiyomi plus a glass of Moet & Chandon on arrival. Enjoy the tastiest of dishes including kingfish ceviche, snapper tempura and Kiyomi’s mouth-watering donuts. $110pp for adults and children (up to 12 years) $45pp. From 12pm. Book here.
Where: The Star Gold Coast, Casino Drive, Broadbeach

Cucina Vivo

Cucina Vivo
Treat mum to a decadent Italian feast for lunch this Mother’s Day with an inspired three course shared menu, a glass of Prosecco on arrival and a special gift for the lady of the day. $70pp for adults and $25 per child (up to 12 years). Book here.
Where: The Star Gold Coast, Casino Drive, Broadbeach 

Southport Yacht Club
Enjoy a three course a la carte lunch for $79pp, including a glass of bubbles upon arrival. There’ll be live entertainment in the afternoon with Smooth n Groove from 2pm. Book here.
Where: 1 Macarthur Pde, Main Beach

Terraces Restaurant
Treat Mum to the Gold Coast’s most renowned seafood buffet lunch or dinner this Mother’s Day. Featuring an extensive selection of fresh local seafood, traditional favourites and sumptuous desserts. Savour your lunch or dinner surrounded by water features and shimmering lagoons. Lunch is $119pp and dinner is $83pp. Book here.
Where: Sheraton Grand Mirage Resort, 71 Seaworld Drive, Main Beach

Treat Mum to a delicious seafood buffet lunch, including a beverage package this Mother’s Day. There will be live entertainment, a balloon artist for the kids and great prizes to be won. Kids can also enjoy the playground with swings, slide and a climbing frame. Adults are $89pp, teens $45pp and children $30pp. Book here.
Where: RACV Royal Pines, Ross St, Benowa

Bistro On3
Say merci to mum this Mother’s Day with an unforgettable lunch experience at Bistro On3. Surprise and delight mum this Mother’s Day with a sumptuous seafood buffet and enjoy fresh oysters, prawns, crabs and many more seafood delights. From 12.30pm. Adults are $99pp and children $49pp (6 to 17 years). Book here.
Where: Level 3, Sofitel Gold Coast, 81 Surf Pde, Broadbeach

Beachside Pavillion
Unwind in the coastal chic surrounds of Beachside Pavilion where Mum will be served a complimentary glass of wine when ordering dinner on Mother’s Day. The generous crew at Beachside are even offering Dad a complimentary schooner of beer and activity packs for the kids!
Where: Ground floor, The Oasis Shopping Centre, Surf Pde, Broadbeach

Grand Dynasty
If Yum Cha and Champagne sounds like your jam then Grand Dynasty is the place to go. They will be dishing out the finest Chinese cuisine and mouth-watering Yum Cha for lunch and dinner – paired with a complimentary bubbles for Mum.
Where: Ground floor, The Oasis Shopping Centre, Surf Pde, Broadbeach


The Collective
Blush is the hottest hue this Mother’s Day with the crew at The Collective Palm Beach serving up three hours of flowing Rosé and Spritzers from 3pm to 6pm. Treat Mum to one of five dining venues and the sweetest, sunset Sunday session around. Just $35pp.
Where: The Collective, Gold Coast Hwy, Palm Beach




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