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Mother’s Day is all about a day that specifically revolves around mum. Therefore, you really should make a day of it. Here are some great tips to make it all happen at The Playford.

You could start by treating mum to a marvelous, super fresh and organic buffet breakfast at the award winning Playford Restaurant. Breakfast is available between 6.30am and 8.30am and is a magnificent start to the day. The Playford Restaurant will also be serving up a magnificent brunch split over two sittings. Choose between 9.30am ‘til 11.00am or 11.30am ‘til 1.00pm. Places are limited so contact us now for further information.

Mothers Day Event in The Playford Restaurant

If you are unfortunate enough to miss out on brunch at The Playford, how about a picnic in the park? Pack a basket full of great treats from one of the many great local delis in Adelaide and head off for a leisurely stroll taking in the fresh air and the sights and sounds of the many outstanding parks. These include Market Square Park at Old Noarlunga, Old Gum tree Reserve at Glenelg North, Inchiquin Lake Reserve at Clare and the Willunga Rose Garden.

Moments from The Playford are wonderful places to explore, such as the magnificent Adelaide Botanic Gardens. You can take in all the magnificent exhibits at the South Australian Museum, or discover all the brilliant and involving artwork at the Art Gallery of South Australia. The wonderful thing is that all these attractions are free and they’re open all day long.

For something full of great taste sensations, why not go wine tasting in McLaren Vale? When you get there, you’ll be amazed at the variety with over seventy cellar doors to choose from. The best place to find out where to go and what wines to try is the McLaren Vale and Fleurieu Visitor Information Centre. From there, you can plan a day around visiting many great wineries like Wirra Wirra, Coriole Vineyards and Samuel’s Gorge, and you shouldn’t miss the beautiful garden setting of the Lady Ballerina.

Another great way to treat mum, is spending an enjoyable time at the markets. There’s plenty of fantastic fresh seasonal produce at the Adelaide Showground Farmer’s Market. If you venture down to the Market Shed on Holland, you’ll find local and organic produce. It’s also possibly the best place in Adelaide to have a delicious brunch. Other markets that you’ll find intriguing are the Flinders Street Market and Myponga Market. Both markets are jammed pack full of special antiques and bric-a-brac.

If you know mum loves a bit of exercise, why not involve her in the Mother’s Day Classic? It’s held every year and you can run or walk the course from Peace Park in North Adelaide. There’s always some fantastic entertainment, terrific prizes and plenty of refreshments. All the money raised from the Mother’s Day Classic helps raise funds for breast cancer research.

This Mother’s Day there’s so much to enjoy in Adelaide. So get yourself organized to make it a special day for mum, and what better way to start by spending some quality time than at The Playford. We guarantee it will be a day she’ll always remember.

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