Treat mum at The Barracks this Mother's Day

Treat mum at The Barracks this Mother's Day

Shop for the perfect gift, or treat mum to a delicious Mother’s Day lunch at The Barracks.

By Hannah Doody | 5th May 2015

Mother’s Day is only days away, and if you have nothing planned for your mum, head to The Barracks where you will find all you need to spoil mum at your fingertips! Conveniently located in Petrie Terrace, The Barracks is a lifestyle hub of restaurants, cafes, homewares and specialty stores. To celebrate Mother’s Day, The Barracks are offering a double pass to Palace Cinemas when you spend $100 in a single transaction.

The Chelsea


Left: Banana bread with raspberry compote and mascarpone $8.50; Right: Harissa lamb ribs, baba ghanoush, almonds and apricots $28.

The heritage-listed building of The Chelsea is the perfect spot to treat mum to breakfast or lunch on Mother’s Day. Pop in for a special breakfast from 7am including baked banana bread, raspberry compote and mascarpone. Or let your mum sleep in and enjoy a long lunch featuring bistro classics or new additions to their menu such as Harissa lamb ribs, baba ghanoush, almonds and apricots. As an added bonus, every mum will receive a complimentary glass of wine and special gift!

P 3367 1288

French Twist

Left: 'Signature avocado' $12; Right: 'Wellness breakfast' $10.

Left: 'Signature avocado' $12; Right: 'Wellness breakfast' $10.

With its shabby chic interior and large French windows, French Twist creates the perfect space for lunch or breakfast Mother’s Day. With an array of both healthy and indulgent meals on offer, as well as a full range of coffee, iced tea, smoothies and freshly squeezed juices, there will be something to suit all mums. All day breakfast starts at 8am, with offerings such as granola with yoghurt and fresh berries or avocado on sourdough with feta and cherry tomatoes.

P 3876 4714

The Robe


From left to right: Liquorice Moon dishes from $35, Inartisan copper trinket box $75, Glasshouse large candles from $39.95, Carolina bronze leather handbag with removable strap $229.99, Elms + King clutch $99.

This lifestyle and fashion nook is an eclectic mix of fashion, accessories, homewares and gifts. Owner of The Robe Angela is always on the lookout for off-centre and on trend brands that change each season. With brands such as J Brand and Maison Scotch among many others, Angela and her staff are happy to help with styling to create a personalised shopping experience for mums everywhere.

P 3368 4950



Left to right: Cushion $39.95, Virginia Ransom stirling silver and clay bracelets $79.95, Sohum pink frangipani reed diffuser $39.95.

This florist-meets-homewares store is bursting with gorgeous gifts for mum. Whether you’re looking for something to brighten the home or unique jewellery that mum will love, Pure’s wide range of gifts can be gift-wrapped in store. If you’re after a beautiful and unique bunch of flowers, Pure has stunning, custom-made bouquets starting from $75.

P 0418 721 303

Palace Cinemas


The Barracks Palace Cinemas venue manager Lily and her mum.

Let’s face it - all mums love a girly outing to the movies! The Barracks Palace Cinema are offering all mums a treat as they host a Mother’s Day only preview screening of A Royal Night Out. All mums are invited to a $5 glass of Champagne when they see the movie.

P 3367 1954


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Article by Hannah Doody

Hannah is a former journalist at Style Magazines. When she is not exploring new parts of the world, you will find her at music festivals, or on her eternal quest for the best breakfast in Brisbane.


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