Discover the best Mother’s Day gifts in Oakleigh

With Mother’s Day fast approaching it’s time to get gift hunting. Luckily, there are plenty of options on offer around Oakleigh to spoil your mum.

Here are a few ideas:

Mother’s Day cakes from Nikos

Oakleigh’s favourite cake shop, Nikos Quality Cakes has a selection of beautiful cakes that are the perfect treat for your Mother’s Day celebration. For the fashionista mum in your life, Nikos’ creations include cakes in the shape of a Chanel handbag or signature duck-egg blue Tiffany’s box. To order, phone 9569 6338.

A musical celebration

Is your mum a music lover? Look no further than Caravan Music Club’s Mother’s Day celebration. In true Caravan style, “Mums the Word” showcases some of Melbourne’s favourite folk and country performers including Suzannah Espie, Julie O’Hara and Loretta and Tracey Miller. “Mums the Word” is on Sunday, May 8 from 3pm – 6pm. Tickets are $15 for general admission or $20 for reserved seating. Book here.

Enjoy a pub lunch

Feel like letting someone else take care of the cooking? Treat mum to a three-course lunch at Oakleigh RSL’s Onion Patch Bistro on Mother’s Day. Chef John Wilson and his wife Sue are well known for their tasty home-style food and family friendly hospitality. Make a booking at or phone 0487 996 154. Cost: $50 per head and includes a special gift for mum, $12 children’s menu also available.

Fantastic florals

Nothing says “I love you, mum” quite like a beautiful bouquet of flowers. Williams Florist has some colourful arrangements on offer for Mother’s Day in classic and native styles. Browse the range here.

Pamper time at Blo Bar

Let mum indulge in some ‘me’ time by booking her in for a pamper session at Blo Bar. Beauty treatments include manicures, pedicures, makeup and eyebrows. If your mum is heading out for a night on the town, give her the ultimate red carpet experience with the blow dry and full-face makeup combo for $135. Book an appointment here.