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    • Day Spas Coffs Harbour

      Day Spas Coffs Harbour

      As mums we don’t take time out for ourselves and pampering is usually sacrificed. As much as we love our little ones ‘me time’ could be just what the doctor ordered. So why don’t you spoil yourself and indulge in some pampering, enjoy the peace and quiet, even better...

    • You Know You’re a Mum When…

      You Know You’re a Mum When…

      From the time you find out you are pregnant, you start to realise that there is a lot in your life that is going to change. You also become aware that your priorities will become very different than what they were pre-kids. But sometimes it is the little signs that...

    • Local Mum Feature – Celeste Lord

      Local Mum Feature – Celeste Lord

      This week’s lovely local mum is Celeste Lord. Having only recently moved to the area she fills us in on what she loves best about raising a family on the Coffs Coast. Where and how long have you lived in the area and what do you love about it? I have lived in Coffs...

    • It’s Time For You Chookado

      It’s Time For You Chookado

      So you’re a mum now. And the second that baby was born this deep seeded emotion you can’t control suddenly entered your life. Guilt. It hits you like a cold day in numerous ways. It haunts you on a range of topics – feeding, sleep, play, education… It hits you when...

    • Parenting

      All things parenting on the Coffs Coast. From recipes and time hacks to the day to day ups and downs of motherhood.
    • Fathers Day 2019

      Fathers Day 2019

      The 1st of September is Father’s Day in Australia, the perfect time for honoring fathers or the important male figure in your life.  We often forget the sacrifices and contributions they have made in our lives. This Father’s Day, show him how much you appreciate all...

      Creative Easter Recipe Lunchbox Ideas

      Creative Easter Recipe Lunchbox Ideas

      Kids love finding surprises in their lunchbox and with the Easter countdown, it is an especially fun time to add a little bit of seasonable love into the lunchboxes.  With so many fun Easter cutters, food picks and moulds its easy to get creative in the kitchen.  We...

      Bulk Billed Doctors GP’s Coffs Harbour

      Bulk Billed Doctors GP’s Coffs Harbour

      Finding a new GP and or bulk billed surgery can be time-consuming.  Taken from recommendations of our local mums we have collated a list of some of the bulk-billed GP’s and surgeries around Coffs Harbour. We have also included a couple of private practices which have...

      Active Kids and Creative Kids Rebate

      Active Kids and Creative Kids Rebate

      Have you heard of the Active Kids Rebate and Creative Kids Rebate?  From January 2018, the NSW Government initiated the rebates to assist parents, guardians and caregivers to contribute towards the cost of their child’s fees and assisting with getting them more...

    • Holidays and Travel

      Holidaying with kids? Check out our top tips to make travelling with kids a breeze. We are blessed to be based here in Coffs Harbour with an awesome holiday vibe all year round. Find out the best the region has to offer for school holidays.
    • School Holiday Guide

      School Holiday Guide

      Summer is here, it’s getting hot and the kids are gearing up for school holidays. While the Coast has so much to offer with its stunning beaches, reserves, coastal walks, waterfalls and parks the kids do like a bit of variety. If you are wondering how to keep the kids...

      Christmas Day Lunch around Coffs Harbour

      Christmas Day Lunch around Coffs Harbour

      If you plan on hanging up the apron this year and want to get in to the holiday spirit what better way than starting with a perfect meal. Sharing the Christmas meal with family, friends and loved ones is the best way to celebrate the festive season, which is all about...

      Shop Local Christmas Gift Guide 2019

      Shop Local Christmas Gift Guide 2019

      Keep on giving this Christmas by supporting Coffs small businesses and “shop it local” these holidays. Finding the perfect Christmas gift is easy with our Christmas ideas guide. We have pulled together a list of some of our favourites, buy local this Christmas! Gifts...

      Where To Go for Santa Photos in Coffs Harbour

      Where To Go for Santa Photos in Coffs Harbour

      Capture that special moment in your child's life sitting on Santa's knee before he or she is all grown up. Here is your guide on where to find Santa in Coffs Harbour this season. Coffs Central Santa Photos Don’t queue, book in your private Santa Photos and enjoy the...

      Christmas Carols around Coffs Harbour 2019

      Christmas Carols around Coffs Harbour 2019

      Nothing says Christmas like the joyous sounds of carols sung together with family and friends by candlelight. If you love singing your heart out to Christmas Carols, there are some great free community events to attend throughout December. Here is the Coffs Coast...

    • Lifestyle

      From beauty, career, fashion, health and fitness, money, home, real estate and relationships. You will find it all the relevant info for Coffs Coast Mums.
    • Easter Crafts to do with your Kids

      Easter Crafts to do with your Kids

      Easter is great fun and we're doing it a bit differently at home this year. It’s a lovely time to spend with your immediate family and a great excuse to indulge in some guilt-free sweet treats. The smell of chocolate is in the air! We have gathered up some fun and...

      Back to School Lunch Box Ideas

      Back to School Lunch Box Ideas

      We are nearing the start of the school year and back to thinking about the dreaded school lunches. For those that have children starting Kindy or returning back to school it can be overwhelming coming up with new ideas to ensure that the kids get some variety. Did you...

      Is Coffs Harbour a Good Place to Live?

      Is Coffs Harbour a Good Place to Live?

      Deciding on an area to live and building a life with your family can be a tough choice to make.  Many factors come into that process, and deciding on what your family's priorities are, will not be the same for everyone. So, let's think about Coffs Harbour as a...

      Mother’s Day Events and Gift Ideas Coffs Harbour

      Mother’s Day Events and Gift Ideas Coffs Harbour

      Did you know that Mother's Day is celebrated in Australia thanks to Mrs Janet Heyden, who helped pioneer it after she started a campaign in Sydney to raise money to buy gifts for lonely or forgotten mothers?  The original meaning of Mother's Day was to acknowledge and...

      Easter Gifts – That Are Not Chocolate

      Easter Gifts – That Are Not Chocolate

      Regardless of how you celebrate Easter, one thing is certain it doesn't have to be all about chocolate. If you are looking for something a little different this year or just wanting to cut down on the sugar intake there are plenty of alternatives to ensure that your...

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Mother’s Day this year will fall on Sunday, 10 May.  While it may be one of the more unusual Mothers days to date and with everyone still adhering to the social distancing rules, you can still pamper from afar. The most common motherly saying is “oh, you didn’t need to” and while that might be true she still deserves only the best. The smallest of gestures, the time taken to make a heartfelt gift and card will be gratefully appreciated. Let her put her feet up for the day, shop through our gift guide and make that selfless women in your life feel appreciated and loved. We have included some gifts from local suppliers and some special treats which can be delivered to your door for her to enjoy especially while in isolation.

Happy Mother’s Day to all the gorgeous Mums out there!

Home Delivered Treats

 

Mother’s Day High Tea Hampers | Two Tails Wines

Let Two Tails bring High Tea to you this year. For 2 people $70 – For 4 people $130. All gift wrapped for pick up or can be delivered to Coffs & surrounding areas for $10.
There are only 50 hampers available so call to order 6654 3633. Orders close Thursday the 7th at 2pm

Website: Two Tails Wineries

Mother’s Day Boxes | Sugar Plum Cakes & Desserts

Our best boxes yet! Go on, spoil your Mumma. Limited numbers so be quick. $45.00. Order online. Pickup and delivery options available.

Website: Sugar Plum Cakes & Desserts

Grazing Boxes | Lucybelle Boards

Mother’s Day grazing boxing now available to order $100.  Something truly beautiful for all the special ladies in our lives. With so many families spending Mother’s Day apart this year, this is a perfect gift to show your love and appreciation.
Includes an assortment of savory snacks, personalized cookies and sweet treats! Bright blooms and your very own Mother’s Day wine glass from SJA Designs complete this gorgeous gift
Also includes FREE delivery to the Coffs area (Sawtell-Corindi) and a card for mum.  This Mother’s Day box will be available in limited numbers on Saturday the 9th & Sunday the 10th.

Cookie boxes also available for $15.00

Website: Lucybelle Boards

Breakfast in bed boxes & Special Hampers | The Spare Chef

Order now for mother’s day. Breakfast in bed boxes & special hampers with Spare Chef quality food. Create a complete gift with our extra wine and flowers. Bookings essential. Contact us now and order by Tuesday 5 May. See here for Menu

Website: Spare Chef Catering

Delicious Treats for One | The Platter Effect

Mother’s Day is a coming and we are doing gorgeous little boxes for one. They are filled with homemade macaroons x 3, homemade passionfruit melting moment, bliss balls, choc pretzels and a few other goodies. They are $22 and will be available for delivery for $8 or pick up for free from Korora. Delivery/pick up date will be Saturday 9th May.

Website: The Platter Effect

GIFT GUIDE

 

By Charlotte Sacred Guardian Necklace | Nik and She

Feel blessed, protected and treasured as you journey through life. Our Sacred Guardian Necklace features the Lotus Flower for Enlightenment and new beginnings and an encrusted hamsa hand for protection and good fortune. Both of these ancient symbols work in harmony to guide and protect you on your path to self-discovery and happiness. $159

Website: Nik and She

Aussie Red Wine Trio | Craft Cartel

For the mum that loves wine enjoy this pack of three easy drinking Australian reds produced by wineries off the beaten track. $75 and free delivery.

Website: Craft Cartel

Audio Book Membership | Amazon

Give the gift of great listening. Buy her a membership or an audiobook she will love.  Sign her up for one, three or six months, or even a year, and she can build up her personal audiobook and podcast library

Website: Amazon Audible

Flowers, Hampers and Gifts | Pansabella

Along with your beautiful fresh flowers we have created a new collection of care packages, hampers, and gifts for you to choose from.   You can ever order her some of our signature dishes and cakes to be delivered to her.

Website: Pansabella

PJ | Peter Alexander

Winter is coming and what better way than to shout mum to some cosy new PJ. Check out the great mother’s day gift guide at Peter Alexander.

Website: Peter Alexander

 

Waist Apron | Miss Peggy

With an extra large pocket for pegs, mobile phones, chocolate or even a hip flask.   Cook sized aprons give a touch of glamour around the kitchen or barbeque. $35

Website: Miss Peggy

 

Garmin Fitness Watch | JB Hi Fi

For the fitness loving mum grab her Garmin so she can track her fitness. $299

Website: JB Hi Fi

 

Gucci Bloom 50 ml Perfume | David Jones

Capturing the spirit of the contemporary, diverse and authentic women of Gucci, Bloom is creative director Alessandro Michele’s first fragrance for the House. Envisioned as a thriving garden of flowers, Bloom is created to unfold like its name. $155

Website: David Jones

Gift Packs | Katie Summers

I have got together two beautiful gift packs!

Option one- $75

  • Locally made candle by @sandybeachcandle
  • Locally made charcoal soap and samples by @aromancesoaps&more
  • DIY Tint kits by myself @bykaitiesummers- These will be personalised to the individual’s desired colour.
  • Chocolate and Tea

Option two- $50

  • DIY Tint kits by myself @bykaitiesummers- These will be personalised to the individual’s desired colour.
  • Body Mist by @Hideaway
  • Chocolate & Tea

I only have 5 of each gift packs. These can either be picked up from Toormina or delivered locally.

Website: Katie Summers

Pop Art Canvas | Embellish Printing

Looking for a unique gift for mum? Turn your photo into a bright pop art canvas! Only $39 for a 25cm x 25cm canvas that Mum will treasure.

Website: Embellish Printing

Crafty Roos

Looking for a special one of a kind Mother’s Day Present. All of the creative items are available to buy now. They include linen necklace $20, moon weaving wall hanging $20, mini natural wreath $15, raffia necklace $10, rag rainbow wall hanging $20, abstract embroidery kit $25, fabric flower brooch, abstract circle weaving $20 and rope wrapped brooch $20. All made with love

Website: The Crafty Roos

Estee Lauder Skincare Packs | Terry White Chemist Park Beach Plaza

Spoil your mum this Mother’s Day with one of our amazing Estēe Lauder skincare packs. The Spa’s might be closed for now but that doesn’t mean you can’t still pamper yourself at home

  • FREE local delivery over $50
  • AFTERPAY available
  • Complimentary gift wrapping service

Website: Terry White Coffs Harbour

House Clean | Jim’s Cleaning Coffs Harbour Jetty

Not sure what to get mum for Mother’s Day? How about a beautifully cleaned house fuss-free!.  Purchase a gift voucher today.

Website: Jim’s Cleaning

Mother’s Day Gift Bags | Coffs Coast Screen Printing

Coffs Coast Screen Printing is pleased to offer you a hassle free Mother’s Day gift. We have a range of options to suit all budgets and tastes.

Get your Mother a special gift this Mother’s Day, whilst supporting Local and Australian Businesses in what is a difficult time.

In line with social distancing all orders will be delivered to your door with our Free Shipping!

Website: Coffs Coast Screen Printing

Bright & Gorgeous Bags for your Essential Oils | Each Peach Unique

For anyone that carries their essential oils on the go, this is the perfect bag and beautifully made. Made locally and can be delivered for free beween Bellingen and Coffs Harbour

Website: Each Peach Unique

Photography Session | Nambucca Birth Photographer

Gift the gift that will last a lifetime. A 30 minute photography session within the Nambucca Valley to be used after COVID 19. $160.00. All photos via download.

Website: Nambucca Birth Photographer

Personalised Gift Packs | Copy Centre

Specialising in personalised gift packs for special occasions such as mother’s day.   Create our own personalised gift packs. Prices start from $35.00

Website: Copy Centre Coffs Harbour

Cheese and Wine Pack | Red Girl Designs Bellingen

Beautiful Wooden Board and set of 4 knifes for Mum to pop on the cheeses to go with the wine for afternoon drinkies.

Redgirl has many gorgeous gifts. Check out their online store. Delivery can be arranged.

Website: Red Girl Designs

Love Hands | Signing Bubs and Tots

Christie teaches baby sign language, and I’ve made a few I love you hands.

Website: Signing Bubs and Tots

Mother’s Day Goodie Box | Bray St Hot Bake

We have teamed up with Benefield’s rose farm to give our mums the best bunch of flowers 💐 because of this we need orders in as soon as possible so we can let them know how many there will be! •

Website: Bray St Hot Bake

Virtual Mother’s Day Pamper Event | Studio 8 Fitness

Mother’s Day Restorative yoga. Sunday 10th May 4pm -5:30pm

Pamper Mum this Mother’s Day with a blissful restorative yoga practice working on rest and relaxation followed by complete letting go with a yoga nidra meditation for complete mind and body relaxation in your own home, lock the door and dedicate this time for yourself, your mum or do together virtually. $25 to shout mum or $40 for two.

Website: Studio B Fitness

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