Sydney Christmas Events For The Family

By November 28, 2019
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Get into the Christmas spirit, with fun-filled family events all around Sydney! With dazzling lights, live entertainment and winter wonderlands, there is something for everyone this Christmas.

Christmas Lights Spectacular

Immerse yourself in a magical world of lights with the most interactive Christmas Lights ever. Wind your way through spectacular new displays including White Christmas Scene, romantic Lover’s Corner and more sparkly trees than ever before,

Light attractions include:

  • ‘Snowy’ the Snowman - Standing an impressive 8m high, you will feel tiny as you walk through its belly!
  • Lover's Corner - Lover’s Corner is a great opportunity for a romantic picture. With a love seat, tunnel of hearts, and Hunter Valley Gardens Big Red Chair.
  • Giant Castle - This magical castle stands an awesome 5m high and 15m wide. With a walk through the tunnel, this castle is not to be missed!
  • Light Tunnels - More walk-through light tunnels including a synchronised light tunnel.
  • White Christmas - See illuminated polar bears, penguins and sleigh dogs all within our Snow Cave
  • Rides and more!

When: 8 November - 26 January
Where: Hunter Valley Gardens
Timing: Daytime 9am - 4pm / Evening 5:30pm - 10:00pm
Cost: Starting from $99 (2 Adults + 2 children)

For more information: Christmas Lights Spectacular

Sydney Santa Spectacular 2019

Sydney Santa Spectacular at Penrith Panthers Club will be a complete fun-filled extravaganza with lots of rides and a North Pole experience. All this happiness for an affordable flat entry ticket, which will include all rides and activities – and of course free parking!!

Activities include:

  • Magical Crystal Real Ice Rink - Our Magical Crystal real ice rink will feature in our Winter Wonderland, slide and skate the biggest and best ice rink in Australia!
  • Ferris Wheel Rides - The illuminated Ferris wheel will over breathtaking views, all the family can enjoy a gentle spin on our brand new Hollywood spin Ferris wheel
  • NEW FEATURE - Australia’s largest teacup ride will bring a mad hatters tea party to the Sydney Santa Spectacular. Spin your own teacup round as fast as you want whilst enjoying our spinning tabletop.
  • NEW FEATURE – Polar bears Snowball playground! Dive into our snowball playground fun for kids and kids at heart!
  • Interactive Enchanted Forest - with snow falling, carols singing, spectacular displays, animatronic house displays and over 200000 lights!
  • Santa’s Stables - Come by Santa’s stables to train Santa’s next batch of Reindeers and much more!

When: 23 November - 26 December
Where: Penrith Panthers Club
Timing: Various Times
Cost: From $40

For more information: Sydney Santa Spectacular 2019

Lights of Christmas

St Mary's Cathedral will be shining with vivid Christmas projections and performances by choirs from around Sydney.

When: 5 December - 25 December
Where: St Mary's Cathedral Square, College Street Sydney
Timing: 8:30pm - 11:00pm
Cost: Free

For more information: Lights Of Christmas

Shrek The Halls - Christmas in the Gardens

Take a Trip to the kingdom of Far Far Away, as Auburn Botanic Gardens presents a fairy tale Christmas event, Shrek Style this Christmas.

Activities and festivities include:

  • A dazzling Christmas light display
  • Christmas carols by local community groups
  • Free rides and Christmas activities
  • Some great Shrek activities - including outdoor screening of Shrek the Halls and Shrek Forever After
  • You'll even meet the stars of the movie - Shrek, Princess Fiona and Puss in Boots

When: Saturday 7 December 2019
Where: Auburn Botanic Gardens, corner of Chiswick and Chisholm Roads, Auburn
Timing: 6.00pm to 10.00pm
Cost: Free entry including free rides and activities, foods and market stalls charge for goods.

For more information: Shrek the Halls - Christmas In The Garden 

Christmas Wonderland Sydney

Christmas Wonderland Sydney is a wonderful winter wonderland with premium rides, the most talented show team, the friendliest happy elves and much, much more!

Activities include:

  • North Pole Magic - Experience the enchantment of Santa's North Pole home at Christmas Wonderland Sydney.
  • Fairground - Add some adventure to your Christmas experience. Australia's best amusement rides from the most experienced ride operators; all in one place.
  • Enchanted Christmas Village - Follow the Christmas Trail in search of activities and reward. Journey along a weaving path through Christmas Wonderland's Enchanted Christmas Village where you will discover Candy Cane Land, Gingerbread Land, Jolly Elve's Workshop, Toy Land and Santa's Alpine Forest.
  • Santa's Workshop - How does he do it? Visit Christmas Wonderland's Santa's Workshop and be as busy as Santa on Christmas Eve.
  • Santa Photos - Have a photo with the man himself; Santa Claus, in front of the most beautiful and magical alpine setting and much more!

When: 18 December - 24 December 2019
Where: Crossroads Homemaker Centre Casula
Timing: x2 sessions per day 11:00am - 2:00pm and 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Cost: $49.00

For more information: Christmas Wonderland Sydney

Carols In the Domain

Each year Woolworths Carols in the Domain sees Australia's biggest stars come together to celebrate the spirit of Christmas with close to 50,000 people who join on-ground, while millions across Australia watch the show from the comfort of their home on Seven.

When: 21st December
Where: the Domain (adjacent to Royal Botanic Gardens)
Timing Preshow at 3:pm, the main event starts 7:45 pm - 10:30 pm
Cost: Free

For more information: Carols In The Domain


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