20 of the best Mother's Day gift ideas for Melbourne mums in 2024


As Mother's Day approaches, it's time to celebrate the remarkable women in our lives. In Australia, Mother's Day falls on the second Sunday of May; in 2024, we’ll be celebrating these special women on Sunday 12th May.

From nurturing mothers and supportive grandmothers to all mother figures in between, Melbourne mums deserve to be showered with love, appreciation, and of course, Mother’s Day flowers

Flowers have long been recognised as the perfect gift to express love, gratitude, and admiration.

Their beauty and fragrance evoke feelings of joy and appreciation, making them a cherished token of affection for any occasion.

Order your Mother’s Day flowers online from Flowers Alley. Explore our stunning floral collections featuring arrangements that will include every Mum's favourite flowers.


"A mother is she who can take the place of all others but whose place no one else can take."

- Cardinal Meymillod

Best Mother's Day Gift Ideas 

Celebrate Mother's Day with Flowers Alley: 20 gift ideas for Melbourne Mums

A beautiful Mother’s Day bouquet from Flowers Alley is the perfect gift to give your Mum this year, and why not complement it with another extra special gift?

Our florists have curated 20 of the best Mother's Day gift ideas for Melbourne Mums in 2024, inspired by creativity, love, and thoughtfulness for Mum’s special day.

Accompany beautiful blooms from Flowers Alley with one of these Mother’s Day gift ideas

1. Personalised jewellery

Make Mother's Day unforgettable with a piece of personalised jewellery. Whether it's a necklace engraved with her children's initials or a bracelet adorned with meaningful charms, personalised jewellery adds a touch of sentimentality to any outfit.

2. Spa day experience

Treat Mum to a luxurious spa day experience where she can relax and rejuvenate. From massages to facials, a spa day provides the ultimate pampering session, allowing Mum to unwind and indulge.

3. Customised photo album

Capture family memories in a customised photo album. Compile photos of special moments shared with Mum, from holidays to silly photos, creating a heartfelt gift that she can treasure forever.

4. Cooking class voucher

For the foodie at heart, a cooking class offers the opportunity to learn new skills and techniques in the kitchen. Whether it's mastering the art of sophisticated French cuisine or getting messy while making pasta from scratch, a cooking class is a fun and educational experience for Mum to enjoy.

5. Aromatherapy diffuser

Create a serene atmosphere at home with an aromatherapy diffuser. Paired with a selection of essential oils, a diffuser promotes relaxation and well-being, making it the perfect gift for Mums who appreciate those often rare moments of tranquillity.

6. Gardening kit

Encourage Mum's green thumb with a gardening kit filled with essentials such as seeds, gardening gloves, and tools. If she has a green oasis in the backyard or a collection of indoor plants, a gardening kit allows Mum to nurture her love for nature!

7. Art workshop

Unleash Mum's creativity with an art workshop experience. Does she love painting, pottery, or photography? An art workshop provides an opportunity for Mum to explore her artistic talents and express herself.

8. Gourmet or luxury gift hamper

Indulge Mum's taste buds or help her relax with a gourmet or luxury gift hamper filled with delicious treats or luxurious products. From artisan chocolates to pamper products, a gift hamper offers everything that will delight the senses.

9. Personalised homemade gifts

Add a heartfelt touch by making your own card, crafted by an adult or lovingly created by kids. Express your appreciation in a unique and personal way that Mum will treasure forever. 

Or you can personalise Mum's home with custom-made decor items. Choose items like a throw pillow with a special message or a monogrammed wall art piece, these homemade gifts add warmth and character to your living space.

10. Fitness tracker

Support Mum's health and wellness goals with a fitness tracker. Whether she's a fitness enthusiast or looking to adopt a healthier lifestyle, a tracker helps Mum stay motivated and track her progress towards her fitness goals.

Best Mother's Day Gifts 2024


11. Subscription box

Treat Mum to a subscription box tailored to her interests and hobbies. The options are endless - a beauty box, book subscription, or gourmet food box.  A subscription box delivers a curated selection of products to Mum's doorstep every month, adding excitement and discovery to her routine.

12. Handcrafted candles

Set the mood with handcrafted candles that infuse the home with luxurious scents and ambience. Made from natural ingredients and poured with love, candles add a touch of elegance to any room, making them the perfect gift for Mum.

13. Virtual cooking class

Bring the culinary experience home with a virtual cooking class. With expert chefs guiding the way, Mum can master new recipes and cooking techniques from the comfort of her kitchen, creating delicious meals to share with family and friends.

14. Wine tasting experience

Raise a glass to Mum with a wine tasting experience at a local winery. From guided tastings to vineyard tours, a wine tasting experience offers a memorable day out where Mum can savour the flavours of premium wines and indulge in gourmet pairings.

15. DIY craft kit

Fuel Mum's creativity with a DIY craft kit. She could love knitting, candle making, or pottery; a DIY craft kit provides all the materials and instructions needed to create handmade treasures that reflect Mum's unique style and personality.

16. Wellness retreat

Escape the hustle and bustle of city life with a wellness retreat getaway. From yoga retreats to spa weekends, a wellness retreat offers Mum the chance to unwind, recharge, and reconnect with herself in a tranquil setting.

17. Personalised stationery set

Elevate Mum's correspondence with a personalised stationery set. From custom notecards to monogrammed journals, a personalised stationery set adds a touch of elegance to Mum's handwritten notes and letters.

18. Book subscription service

Fuel Mum's love for reading with a book subscription service. Regardless of whether she enjoys fiction, non-fiction, or memoirs, a book subscription service delivers handpicked titles tailored to Mum's reading preferences, providing endless adventures for the imagination.

19. Virtual fitness membership

Bring the gym to Mum with a virtual fitness membership. With access to live and on-demand workouts from top trainers, a virtual fitness membership allows Mum to stay active and motivated from the comfort of home, fitting exercise into her busy schedule.

20. Take Mum out to celebrate

Treat Mum to a meal at her favourite restaurant or try a new experience together. Choose a cosy brunch or an elegant dinner; sharing a meal is a wonderful way to bond and create lasting memories.

Best Mother's Day Flowers Melbourne

Order Mother’s Day flowers today with Flowers Alley

This Mother's Day, go above and beyond to show your appreciation for the one you call Mum. Make it extra special with gifts and Mother’s Day flower delivery from Flowers Alley

Choose a personalised gift, a memorable experience, or a thoughtful gesture, and let your love and gratitude shine through in the gift you give this Mother’s Day. 

Remember, complementing the beautiful floral arrangement you order from Flowers Alley with one of these special gifts will make Mum's day even more memorable. Make this year's celebration one to remember as you honour the incredible woman who inspires and supports you every day.

Explore Flowers Alley's exquisite collection of Mother's Day flowers today and find the perfect way to express your love and appreciation. 

Order online now to ensure you don’t miss out!