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Mother’s Day High Tea


Come and enjoy an indulgent high tea in the elegance of Old Government House, one of Queensland’s most important heritage buildings, and the home of the William Robinson Gallery – where for this special Mother’s Day event you’ll experience food, art, and culture at its finest.

Sit on the verandas or inside of this beautiful 162-year-old sandstone building and take in its distinctive charm and serenity while enjoying a lavish high tea provided by Brisbane’s finest catering team, Cuisine on Cue. 

We look forward to welcoming you to Old Government House to enjoy the superb atmosphere, a classic menu, and the company of your best friend at this fabulous Mother’s Day High Tea in one of Brisbane’s most graceful, heritage-listed sites.

Presented by Cuisine on Cue and QUT Venues and Events & QUT Galleries and Museums 

On the Menu

A selection of fresh, crafted ribbon sandwiches

A range of premium, freshly brewed teas and champagne

Sweet and savoury pastries, cakes and other delights.

Old Government House

High Tea at the height of elegance

Construction began on Old Government House in 1860, to house the Governor of the newly created state of Queensland. Masterfully built from beautiful Australian sandstone, the site remains one of Brisbane’s most stunning landmarks. The interior has been expertly modernised while preserving the historic site’s beauty. Providing visitors and guests added luxuries, like air conditioned spaces. Architecture, art, history and beauty lovers will adore this venue.

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