A Gift For Every Type of Mum for Mother's Day (Guide)

Nailing Mum's Mother's Day gift is a matter of anticipating her tastes, something that's no small feat for many sons and daughters. With the right range of gifts, however, the task becomes almost too easy. That's where we come in.

As gifting experts, we've picked up a few tips along the way. In this blog post, we'll share the best of our knowledge with you, letting slip the 6 profiles most Mums fall into and the perfect present for each one of them.

Curious? Let's dive into our gifts guide.

Mother's Day gift guide

Here are our top gifts for Mother's Day for six types of Mums:

Plant Propagation Station – A gift for Green Thumb Mums

Plant Propagation

Nothing says "Happy Mother's Day" to a gardening-obsessed Mum like a gift that helps her produce infinite plants. This propagation station is her secret to expanding her green empire and reigning over her garden as Queen of the Plants. It features two 55ml propagation tubes nestled into a 14cm x 5.8cm x 13cm bamboo frame. It will liven up her inside space and multiply her garden at her speed.

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Mother's Day Pamper & Reset Hamper – A gift for Wellness Mums

Mother's Day pamper and reset hamper

Self-care is no longer something reserved for the spa or massage table; it's a lifestyle, an action, and a mindset that helps Mum be and feel her best. Indulge her with a pretty, pampering hamper jam-packed with self-care must-haves. Our Toffee Popcorn Brittle and Maple Coconut Roasted Almonds will indulge her sweetest cravings while she sits back and relaxes with our divine-smelling French Pink Clay & Pink Salt Bath Soak. After the bath, she can lounge in her very own Burgundy Satin Robe and Pure Mulberry Silk Eyemask.

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Maggie Living Rotating Servery – A gift for Foodie Mums

Maggie Living Rotating Servery

If your Aussie Mum loves all things cooking and baking, she'll appreciate a gorgeous gift from iconic and wholesome home chef Maggie Beer. This Rotating Servery is not your average plastic fantastic servery; it's made from responsibly sourced teak wood and it brings a natural elegance to the dining room table. It'll truly shine during quality time with the family, helping your Mum showcase her epicurean creations in style.

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EB Edit: Estella Bartlett Multi-Gemstone Necklace – A gift for Stylist Mums

Estella Bartlett Multi-Gemstone Necklace

One colour of gemstone isn't enough for Mum's bold and vibrant style to shine through. No, she'll prefer a piece with a pop of colour that showcases the gorgeous gemstones that come from our beautiful world. Stylish Mums love this gold-plated necklace from the London-based jewellery icons at Estella Bartlett. It features a 40-45cm long chain and a string of beautiful gems. Plus, it comes with a pouch for safekeeping. What's not to love about this gift?!

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'Tiffany Blue' Leather Personalised Passport & Luggage Tag Set – A gift for Adventurous Mums

'Tiffany Blue' Leather Personalised Passport & Luggage Tag Set

She's your daredevil, brave, and slightly crazy Mum – a woman with an internal compass that points towards adventure every time she leaves the house. She's a woman on the move, and she needs a gift that moves with her. That's where this personalised passport and luggage tag set comes in. It's ready for her next trip, bringing style and vibrance to her boring time in the airport. It's made from beautiful 'Tiffany Blue' goat leather and features a monogram of up to four letters. Send her off in style with this gift.

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French Rosé Duo Wine Pack – A gift for Party Mums

French Rose Duo Wine Pack

If you usually find Mum with a glass of Rosé on the dance floor, this is a great gift for her. Time spent vibing with friends is a well-spent evening for her, especially with a glass of French Rosé from this duo pack. The Gilardi 'Ravelet' Rosé is sweet, aromatic, and slightly fruity, making it perfect for a spring or summer day. The En Saison Rosé offers a delicate fruitiness balanced with crispness and a light aroma of sweet fruits. She'll be raising a glass with this gift for sure!

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FAQs about our gifts for every type of Mum guide

Now that we've shared our top Mother's Day gifts for every type of Mum, we'll answer your top questions about them.

  1. What are some Mother's Day gifts for cool Mums and regular Mums?
  2. What do mothers want for Mother's Day?
  3. What do I get my Mum for Mother's Day?
  4. What is the best gift to give on Mother's Day?
  5. What to gift your Mum on Mother's Day?
  6. What are your best last-minute Mother's Day gift ideas?

What are some Mother's Day gifts for cool Mums and regular Mums?

Here are our top Mother's Day gifts for Mums cool and uncool:

  • Blush Luxuriously Soft Lounging Robe – A hamper with good gifts for self-care queens
  • Mum, More Than a Little Book – A gift for new Mums
  • Personalised Black Saffiano Cross-body Bag – A lovely bag with a monogram
  • Moët Indulgence Cheese Hamper – A great gift from the whole family
  • EB Edit - Estella Bartlett Gold Plated Amazonite Table Pendant – A gift for jewellery fans
  • French Market Basket (Medium) with Chandon & Sweets – A gift for a Mum who loves life
  • Mum, I wrote a Book About You – The perfect gift for a sentimental Mum

What do mothers want for Mother's Day?

Here are our best gift ideas for Mum this Mother's Day 2024:

  • Burgundy Luxuriously Soft Lounging Robe – Best for the beauty-obsessed Mum
  • Pink Garden Tool Set – Best for the gardening Mum
  • Maggie Living Rotating Servery – Best for the Mum who loves to cook
  • Travel Well Sleep Mask – Best for the Mum on the go
  • Climate Clock – Best for the fitness lover
  • EB Edit - Estella Bartlett T-Bar Chain Necklace with Star Coin – Best for the new Mum
  • Flinders Wine & Serving Picnic Board – Best for the foodie Mum
  • Ultimate Tea & Biscuit Hamper For Mum – Best for the "I don't want anything" Mum
  • Estella Bartlett Gold-plated North Star Necklace – Best Mother's Day gift for Nana

What do I get my Mum for Mother's Day?

If you're looking for gift ideas for Mother's Day, we've got some inspo for you. Check out our top selections in every price range:

Under $25:

  • Maggie Beer Dark Chocolate Belgian Wafers Gift Box
  • Flower Press
  • Robert Gordon Mug & Organic Tea Set
  • Glass Plant Mister
  • Maggie Beer Cheese Board


  • Deluxe Wooden Foot Massager
  • Mum, More Than a Little
  • 30-Day Yoga Challenge
  • Wonder Mum Insulated Wine Tumbler
  • Himalayan Rock Salt & Grater Set By K2 Salt Co


  • Gold Eclipse Earrings
  • Personalised Name Plate Bar Necklace
  • Coffee Machine Stand with Capsule Drawer
  • Personalised Blush A5 Leather Notebook Holder
  • Sweet Bites Hamper

Over $101:

  • Personalised Black Saffiano Leather Jewellery Case
  • A Touch of Luxury with Chandon & Glasses Hamper
  • Espresso Martini Cocktail Shaker & Coupes Set
  • Decanter Carafe Wine Aerator
  • L'Occitane Rejuvenate & Pamper Hamper

What is the best gift to give on Mother's Day?

There's a gift in our range that's often overlooked, though we think it's one of our best Mother's Day gifts. Curious? It's our French Market Basket (Medium) with Chocolate & Toffee. The market basket itself is made of water reeds, and it features two sets of straps and a genuine leather tag with celebrity chef Maggie Beer's signature on it. Aside from the basket, Mum will get four delicious treats from Maggie's pantry – including her famous 80% Dark Chocolate Almonds.

What to gift your Mum on Mother's Day?

If you're looking at the chocolate box, bath salts, beautiful flowers, and hand creams in stores and thinking you want something unique just for Mum, our personalised gifts will make her Mother's Day. Why don't you spoil her with our Personalised Black Saffiano Leather Jewellery Case? It's made from genuine leather and comes with an internal mirror, ring slots, and a secure pouch. You can have up to four characters monogrammed on it in gold. It's a gorgeous gift she'll love.

What are your best last-minute Mother's Day gift ideas?

Left it a bit too late to get a Mother's Day gift? Don't stress. It happens to the best of us. We do have the solution, though. Our gift vouchers are delivered via email so you can print her gift voucher out and deliver it to her in a thoughtful gift card. It's a win-win. She gets to pick her own gift and you get the joy that comes from knowing you aren't getting a lump of coal for Christmas.

Gifts Australia's got a Mother's Day gift for every type of Mum

Gifts Australia is the best place to buy gifts for Mum this Mother's Day. We've got a gift for every type of Mum, from the woman who insists she doesn't want Mother's Day presents to the self-care mother and the adventurous mother.

Our gifts come with free gift wrapping and a card you can leave a personalised message on. Shipping is free on orders over $99 and same-day shipping is available on express orders travelling to the Sydney metro area that were placed by 11 am Sydney time.

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