Mother's Day in Shepp and GV

Treat Mum to a memorable day in the picturesque landscapes of Shepparton and Goulburn Valley. From scenic walks to delectable culinary experiences, there's something for every Mum to enjoy.

Start the day in Mooroopna, where you can kick back and relax at Bill & Beats. As you stroll through Mooroopna, be sure to admire the captivating street art adorning the walls, adding a splash of color to the morning.

Embark on a short fifteen-minute drive to Tatura, where the serene beauty of Lake Bartlett awaits. Spend a leisurely afternoon birdwatching amidst the tranquility of Cussen Park, soaking in the sights and sounds of nature.

For those seeking small-town charm, Dookie beckons with its array of offerings. Explore the Dookie Rail Trail or venture up Mount Major via the Mulana Nin Iyoga Walking Track for breathtaking views. Marvel at the Nomadic Silo Art, adding a touch of artistic flair to the town's landscape. Round off the experience with a glass of local wine at Rye at Tallis, accompanied by panoramic views.

Alternatively, kickstart the day with the annual Mother’s Day Classic, a heartwarming event dedicated to raising funds for breast cancer research. Afterward, treat Mum to a leisurely picnic at the Australian Botanic Gardens or relish a sumptuous brunch at one of Fryers Street’s charming cafes. Delve into history at the Loel Thomson Costume Collection or immerse yourself in art at SAM, with guided tours by CEO Melinda Martin offering enriching experiences for culture enthusiasts. Conclude the day on a creative note with a wine and paint session at Pinot and Picasso, making cherished memories together.

For a unique glimpse into the region's history, head to the historic Days Mill in Murchison for an rare open day event. Discover the invaluable contributions of women to the agriculture industry while enjoying engaging conversations over coffee. While in Murchison, indulge in the delights of Murchison Bakery or savor exquisite wines at Longleat Wines and authentic Italian cuisine. Lastly, surprise Mum with a vibrant bouquet from the Avonlea Mother’s Day Fresh Flower Market, a fitting end to a weekend filled with love and appreciation.

This Mother’s Day, create unforgettable memories with Mum in Shepparton and Goulburn Valley.