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Celebrate Mother's Day with the National Trust

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Because she's worth it
Mother's Day, on Sunday 14 May 2017, is a day when we show our Mother's how special they are. Celebrate Mother's Day with one of the following tours run by the National Trust of Victoria.

Como House

Why not take Mum and Nanna on a tour through historic Como House on this special day? Guided tours will run at 10am and 2pm.

Celebrate Mother's day 2017 with the National Trust
Como House


Como House is a stunning colonial mansion of Australian Regency and Italianate design and is set in over two hectares of beautiful landscaped gardens. After the tour, be sure to take some time to have a leisurely stroll around the lovely gardens.

Celebrate Mother's day 2017 with the National Trust
Como House


Click here to learn more about Como House and Gardens.

Ticket prices are as follows:

Adult $15
Concession $12
Child (15 years & under) $9
Family (2 adults & 2 children) $35
National Trust Members Free

Bookings can be made by calling the bookings office on 9656 9889 (Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm) or via email: bookings@nattrust.com.au

Celebrate Mother's day 2017 with the National Trust
Como House


Why not make it a truly memorable day and spoil your Mum by joining the Mother's Day High Tea, inside Como's Grand Ballroom. Indulge in homemade canapés, artisanal cheeses, scones and plenty of other goodies. Tea and coffee will be available along with free flowing mimosas - yum! Check out the extra special menu here.

There will be 2 High Tea sitting held at 11am and 3pm, each running for 2 hours. ​Tickets are $110 and can be booked here.

Celebrate Mother's day 2017 with the National Trust
Delicious High Tea


Make it a day that the special Mum in your life will never forget - because she is worth it.

Como House and Gardens are located on the corner of Williams Road and Lechlade Avenue in South Yarra. Free street parking is available.

Barwon Park Mansion

Treat Mum to an afternoon in high style at Barwon Park Mansion with a vintage afternoon tea in the mansion's elegant dining room between 1:30pm - 3:30pm.

Celebrate Mother's day 2017 with the National Trust
High Tea at Barwon Park Mansion


Barwon Park is an authentic bluestone mansion and stables set in a sweeping rural landscape. Thomas Austin and his wife Elizabeth built this lavish 42 room mansion in 1871.

Celebrate Mother's day 2017 with the National Trust
Barwon Park Mansion


Mums (and as a bonus you) will be treated to savoury and sweet delights all served on vintage bone china settings – including Wedgwood and Royal Albert trios.

During the event, there will be an interesting talk on "The History of Afternoon Tea" presented by your host. There will also be a guided tour of the 42 room mansion prior to tea being served.

Celebrate Mother's day 2017 with the National Trust
The elegant dining room


Admission Prices
Adult $58
National Trust Members $55

Tickets can be purchased here. Or by calling the Bookings Office on 03 9656 9889 or via Email:barwon.park@nattrust.com.au

Celebrate Mother's day 2017 with the National Trust
Barwon Park Mansion's stunning gardens


Barwon Park Mansion is located at 105 Inverleigh Road in Winchelsea.

However you wish to spoil your Mum, may she have a truly special and memorable day.
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Why? Because mum's are special
When: Sunday 14 May 2017
Phone: 03 9656 9800 (Mon-Fri, 9am-5pm)
Where: Como House or Barwon Park Mansion
Cost: Varied
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