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Mother's Day Weekend

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We warmly invite you to honour and celebrate your loved ones with us this Mother’s Day weekend. If you are planning to visit our locations, please note that we may be doing things a little differently to provide all guests with the best experience possible. We have outlined these changes below.

Springvale Botanical Cemetery

Café Vita et flores will be open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm for both café and florist services on Saturday 8 May and Sunday 9 May.

Café

The café will be open for breakfast service from 9:00 am to 12:00 pm, and lunch from 11:00 to 3:00 pm. Please note that we will be unable to accommodate bookings at this time due to anticipated high demand, but look forward to providing a variety of savoury food, cakes and freshly baked scones all day. Find out more about our café.

Florist

Our florist will be open, with an additional pop-up florist store to be set up to ensure that we can assist all customers. Please refer to on-site signage for directions.

Bunurong Memorial Park

We will extend our opening hours at Bunurong Memorial Park to welcome you on Sunday 9 May for Mother’s Day.

Office

Our office will be attended for any enquiries from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm.

Café

The café will be open from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm. While we will be unable to accommodate bookings, we are excited to provide a variety of savoury items, cakes and freshly baked scones to our walk-in guests. Find out more about our café.

Florist

Our florist team will also be available from 9:00 am to 5:00 pm to help you honour the life of a loved one with a beautiful floral tribute.

Mother's Day Weekend flower bouquet

Online flower orders

Now available for delivery to Springvale Botanical Cemetery and Bunurong Memorial Park

While you are more than welcome to visit our florists in store at Café Vita et flores over the Mother's Day weekend, you can also order flowers online for delivery to the grave or memorial site of a loved one. To use our delivery service, visit our online florist store.

Please note that orders for delivery prior to Mother's Day must be placed by midnight on Thursday 6 May. Orders received after this time will be delivered from Monday 10 May.

All locations

We acknowledge that Mother’s Day is a significant day of reflection, celebration and remembrance for many of our community. For this reason, we anticipate more visitors to our sites, and increased numbers of guests at our café and florist locations.

While we will have additional team members on-site to assist you, we ask for your patience in the event of any small, unforeseen delays and recommend you allow extra time for your visit.

As always, we remind our community to keep COVID-19 safe practices in mind when visiting. View the latest guidelines here.

Questions

If you have any questions about visiting over the Mother’s Day weekend, please contact our Customer Care team on (03) 8558 8278, or email enquiries@smct.org.au.