Make your mum feel special everyday!
Do you go out of our way to show mum you care on Mother’s Day? or on her birthday? Why not spoil her from time to time and say thank you with a unique experience. Perhaps mum is visiting the region on holiday, you could organise a treat for her to enjoy. Or maybe it’s not your mum but your girlfriend, partner or special friend.
We’ve put together a list of wonderful things that the special women in your life is bound to enjoy. From Ballina to Byron Bay and Beyond – The Northern Rivers has so many options. Your biggest decision will be deciding which one to choose.
Put a huge smile on her face, at a Play with Clay Workshop . It is fun, relaxing and load of laughs! Spend a few hours in the beautiful hinterland at a pottery studio, enjoy a cuppa and learn to make two pieces to take home. Just $100 per person.
Give her the day off from preparing food – treat her to a local seafood platter. Enjoy fresh, local seafood at its best – start with an array of fresh prawns and oysters with a crisp glass of white or bubbles followed by melt in your mouth bugs, squid and scallops. Finish with grilled fish of the day and sides of salad and chips. There is way too much for one, so you might have to enjoy it with her!! Just $198 per couple.
Treat her to the Ultimate Relaxation and Pamper Package or a Pamper Photographic Package – think hours of pampering, relaxing facial, henna spa brow design, shellac for fingers and toes (that’s real fancy paint work that looks amazing and lasts ages). Plus a light brunch with a glass of champagne. Or give her a total makeover followed by a photography session. So much fun, so indulgent and so well deserved.
Let her be creative and do something different under the guidance of local silk painter. This four-hour Silk Painting Workshop will have her creating her own silk painting to take home. Just $130 per person.
Organise her a private breakfast or lunch under the pecan trees at a plantation in the Eltham Valley. A stunning working farm that makes all of its goodies onsite. The breakfast is a french-style breaky with freshly baked croissants, petite danish pastries, pecan granola with vanilla bean yoghurt, seasonal fruit compote, fresh juice, tea/coffee and a glass of champagne!!! For just $72 per couple
Lunch includes a ploughman’s style platter, homemade relishes and pickles, artisan cheeses and cured meats. Plus fresh dips, spiced pecans (well it is a pecan farm afterall), grilled veges, marinated olives, sparking water, beer or wine. Totally delicious. For just $88 per couple.
Both experiences are set up so you have your own beautiful private dining area, set somewhere stunning on the property – talk about feeling special.
What about a Cooking Class? always fun, learn new skills, learn new recipes and get inspiration but best of all – mum gets to enjoy the meal after the class!! yum. There are a variety of classes to choose from depending on her taste.
Maybe your mum loves photography or sees herself behind the lens. A two hour private workshop with a local professional might be for her. Mum gets to choose what she would like to focus on – whether it’s travel photography, portraits, fashion or landscapes. This is a fun filled workshop shares tricks and tips to take digital photography to the next level.
Perhaps mum needs a lift!! What about a Collagen Renewal Treatment? The process begins with a relaxing hot compress, followed by a skin renewal treatment to renew and refresh the skin, removing dead surface cells and preparing the skin for the infusion of collagen peptides. This treatment reduces the appearance of expression lines around the eyes, lips and forehead while enhancing overall volume, hydration and vitality. Enjoy a hand, arm, décolletage, shoulder and head massage as well. Finish this ultimate treatment with Intraceuticals hyaluronic layering skin care products to receive longer lasting results.