Mothers Day in Durban
Mothers Day in Durban – pretty much like mothers day anywhere else hey? Except not really because we LOVE our country AND our town of Durban …. and its moms.
I am dedicating this post to my mom. Of course, she is the BEST mom in the world!!!
what to do for Mothers Day ??
This is the question!
We have something amazing at Zulumoon Gondolas – the perfect way to celebrate Mothers Day in Durban. From a simple relaxing gondola boat ride to all the bells and whistles – there is something unqiue you can do to spoil your mom on Mothers day right here in Durban. One of our most popular and signature packages is the message in a bottle gondola ride.
Here you get to send us your special personal message for your mom who will discover this in a floating bottle during her ride. How different and memorable. She will get to take the bottle and message back home as a wonderful memory of your time together.
What do you think of when someone says the word, mom? For me, it’s a kaleidoscope of memories and things …. from delicious brownies to lazy Saturday morning scrambled eggs done only the way your mom can.
Mothers day is one that just seems to sneak up on us all – BUT every time I have made an effort to do something special for my mom on Mother’s day I have been richly rewarded with memories I will cherish forever. I think life is just too rushed and trying to fit everything in can be daunting.
Let’s look back at Mothers’ Day in Durban during COVID-19!
Trying to celebrate Mothers’ day during COVID now that is a challenge for sure. Masks and all.
In South Africa we had to wear masks in public areas at all times (except when eating or drinking) what about you? What were the rules in your country regarding masks, mother’s day outings that were permitted? Drop us a comment below we would love to hear from you.
Mothers Day in Durban South Africa
Mothers Day falls on 12th May in 2024 in South Africa. Mother’s Day is not a public holiday here in SA.
Did you Know? Mothers day is an annual event but is held at different dates in the calendar, depending on the country …
Mothers Day South Africa | Dates to plan ahead
… and some to look back on
Why is Mother’s Day different in different countries?
Just as the dates of Lent change each year, so does the date of Mothers Day also knows as Mothering Sunday.
Where did it all Start? Mothers Day and Mothering Sunday?
Mothering Sunday has been celebrated since with 16th century in Ireland and the UK. It is observed on the fourth Sunday in Lent.
Anna Jarvis of Philadelphia, whose mother had organized women’s groups to promote friendship and health, originated Mother’s Day. On May 12, 1907, she held a memorial service at her late mother’s church in Grafton, West Virginia. Within five years virtually every state was observing the day, and in 1914 U.S. Pres.
At Zulumoon Gondolas we offer Luxury Boat Rides on the Durban Point Waterfront Canal.
Unique and memorable they are a great way to spoil your mom on Mothers day. Yes a little Venice right here in Durban South Africa.
The Waterfront is beautiful and scenic – you can put your feet up and relax. Take some time out with your special mom and chat during the magical ride. With beautiful bridges, landscape and an awesome fish life the canal offers an array of beautiful sights and sounds. Dont forget your camera and to snap some video and pics. We would love to see them so please don’t be shy to share them with us on our socials.
With a selection of rides to choose from you can wow your mom and make a memory together. Click below for online pricing, availability and bookings.