With Mothers Day around the corner, here are five Mothers Day events happening in Canberra. From brunches to fundraising runs to meditation, there is something for every mother.
Mother's Day at QT Canberra
Chef Josh Smith-Thirkell has designed a decadent buffet brunch for Mother's Day at QT. Seated in the private lounge on the 15th floor, there will be an indulgent brunch with a complimentary glass of Mumm Champagne on arrival.
Sunday May 12th | QT | 11am | Tickets $75
Mothers Day Classic
The Mother's Day Classic is an annual fun run and walk occurring around Australia that is raising funds and awareness for breast cancer research.
Sunday May 12th | Rond Terrace, Lake Burley Griffin | From 8am | Tickets from $25
In this class, participants will be gently guided through a 75 minute meditation class and mindfulness discussion. Participants are requested to bring a yoga mat if they have one (there are some extra mats), warm clothing, a cushion for extra comfort and some water if wanted.
The Duxton will be hosting a free-flowing Mother's Day brunch with entertainment and an endless supply of Chandon NV Rose. Guests will receive a Chandon Rose Spritz on arrival, and a breakfast of perfect eggs with hollandaise sauce!
Sunday May 12th | The Duxton at O'connor | 10:30am | Tickets $55
To celebrate Mother's Day, the National Film and Sound Archive is holding a Mother's Day Event with a VIP visit of The Dressmaker Costume Exhibition as well as, a glass of bubbly, cupcakes and guided tours.
Sunday May 12th | National Film and Sound Archive | 12pm to 4pm | $23