Five top reasons to make Australia’s favourite Garden your first choice this
With dazzling harbour views, lush gardens to explore, foodie haunts and active experiences, the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney is the one place to bring your leading lady this Mother’s Day weekend (13 – 14 May 2017). Here are five top ideas:
In its 20th year, this iconic Mother’s Day event features a fun run or walk to raise funds for breast cancer research and support or remember those whose lives have been touched by breast cancer. Choose 4km, 7km or 8km and make your way to the Domain for this fantastic community event.
#2: Honey gift pack
Give your mum a taste of our striking flowering plants with Royal Botanic Garden Sydney Honey. It’s 100% raw, unheated and uniquely flavoured. Visit the Garden Shop before the 14 May 2017 and you can purchase a beautifully gift wrapped jar of honey and 50ml Main Beach Organic Ligurian Honey Hand Cream for $27.95.
#3: Gift book for the history-loving mum
Buy your mum a copy of the hard cover limited release book: The Royal Botanic Garden Sydney, The First 200 Years. It has gorgeous glossy pages full of historic and modern imagery and an array of fascinating and intriguing stories. Better still, every copy sold helps the Garden!
#4: Share a feast with foodie mum
Graze your way through a selection of delicious dishes at The Botanic Garden Restaurant or The Pavilion in The Domain while taking in the leafy outlook of the Garden. The Botanic Gardens Restaurant has even curated a special four course Mother’s Day offering that includes a glass of bubbles on arrival.
Make your own way, or join one of the many FREE guided tours held regularly in the Garden. Be transported with story-telling from our volunteers that traces more than 200 years of history.
For more Mother’s Day ideas, visit the Royal Botanic Garden Sydney website.