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Christmas Events

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Dec13

2018 CHRISTMAS LIGHT DISPLAY – Castle Hill

Sofia’s Battle presents 2018 Christmas light display in Castle Hill throughout December.

On evenings between Thursday 13 and Thursday 20 December there will be a BBQ, Santa visits, photos, lucky dips and more. (See times below.)

All monies raised will go to Heartkids NSW and the 22q Foundation Australia and New Zealand.

 

Organisation: Sofia's Battle
Location: 136 Excelsior Avenue, Castle Hill 2154
Date/Time: 7:45 PM - 10 PM between Thursday 13 and Thursday 20 2018
Website: https://sofiasbattle.bigcartel.com
Contact Name: Rosemarie King
Contact Email: kings8@bigpond.net.au
Phone: 0418 232 572

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Dec13

Christmas Lights & Fundraiser – Putney

Come and help our amazing cul-de-sac community of Gregory and Sandra Streets, Putney raise money for the Chris O’Brien Lifehouse.

The Christmas lights in our streets are famous locally. So come and enjoy the Christmas Spirit and drop a coin into one of the buckets positioned along the street.

If it were not for the amazing facility that is the Chris O’Brien Lifehouse – celebrating 5 years of serving the community this year – many people in our community would not be celebrating Christmas with us this year.

Organisation: Rita Pezzano
Location: Gregory St and Sandra St, Putney 2112
Date/Time: 8 PM - 10 PM from Monday 10 to Monday 24 December 2018
Website:
Contact Name: Rita Pezzano
Contact Email: mrlpezzano@gmail.com
Phone: 0414502213

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Dec14

Christmas Carols at North Epping

The North Epping Community Carols has become one of the most anticipated local events of the year. Last year a bumper crowd gathered to celebrate Christmas together on Epping Athletics Track.

Join us this year for another great free community event. Food and glow-sticks on sale from 6.30 pm. Carol singing from 7 pm. Finishes with fireworks around 9 pm.

Invite your friends, pack your picnic and get there early for a great seat. Then you can sit back, relax on your rug and together we’ll make this a fabulous evening!

Organisation: All Saints Anglican Church, Lifeway Lutheran Church,Sydney Calvary Church
Location: Epping Athletics Track, Norfolk Road, North Epping 2121
Date/Time: 6:30 PM - 9 PM on Friday 14 December 2018
Website: https://allsaintsepping.org/events/carols-2018/
Contact Name: Paul Sampson
Contact Email: info@allsaintsepping.org
Phone: 02 9876 3733

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Dec14

Nativity – Windsor

Journey back in time to the streets of Bethlehem where Christmas first began. This unique, live, interactive experience is suitable for all ages. Family tickets $5, individuals $2.

Running time 20 minutes. Sessions from 6.30 pm. Food and beverages available onsite at Cafe Cornerstone.

Bookings through www.strongnation.church/nativity or in person at Strong Nation Church, Hawkesbury.

Organisation: Strong Nation Church
Location: 190 Macquarie Street, Windsor 2756
Date/Time: 6:30 PM - 10 PM Friday 14 and Saturday 15 December 2018
Website: https://www.strongnation.church/nativity
Contact Name: Lee Doran
Contact Email: leed@strongnation.church
Phone: 02 4587 8091

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Dec15

Pop-Up Christmas Market – Jannali

With a variety of stalls, this is a great opportunity to get some Christmas shopping done (or something for yourself!) while supporting the farmers who are continuing to do it tough.

Entry by gold coin donation; proceeds to NSW Drought Assistance. Plenty of parking in the Council car park at the rear of the church.

 

Organisation: Lioness Club of Sutherland Shire and the Jannali Uniting Church
Location: Jannali Uniting Church, 527 Box Road Jannali 2226
Date/Time: 9 AM - 2 PM on Saturday 15 December 2018
Website:
Contact Name: June Orsman
Contact Email: jannaliuniting@bigpond.com
Phone: 0474 490 938

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Dec15

Christmas Fun in the City – Sydney

Christmas Fun in the City is back for a second year, and if you have school-aged children, bring them along to celebrate Christmas with Wesley Mission and the local community. This year, the event will feature:

-A kids’ concert and Christmas carols to sing along to
-A puppet show run by the Bible college-trained staff at Quiz Worx
-Arts and crafts
-Fun games run by Wesley Congregation Life volunteers
-Free party snacks
-A visit from Santa!

Christmas Fun in the City is completely free, funded by our congregations for the community. Join us on to enjoy the Christmas cheer!

Organisation: Wesley Mission
Location: 220 Pitt St, Sydney 2000
Date/Time: 11 AM - 3 PM on Saturday 15 December 2018
Website: https://www.wesleymission.org.au/get-involved/events/event/2018-christmas-fun-in-the-city/
Contact Name: Wesley Mission
Contact Email: christianlife@wesleymission.org.au
Phone: 02 9263 5464

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Dec15

Community Carols – Doonside

You’re invited to our Community Carols event featuring the Wiggling Wombats Playgroup and the children of Westview Baptist.

There will be Afternoon Tea and Fun Activities.

Organisation: Westview Baptist Church
Location: Westview Baptist Church, Cnr Crawford Rd & Coveny St, Doonside 2767
Date/Time: 3 PM - 5 PM on Saturday 15 December 2018
Website: http://www.westview-baptists.info/
Contact Name: JJ Bomford
Contact Email: enquire@wesrview-baptist.info
Phone: 8212 4534

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Dec15

Carols Sing-a-long – Abbotsford/Five Dock

Join us for our big Christmas Carols sing-a-long service.

All your favourite carols with a mix of traditional and funky new jazz arrangements, being played by our guitar, bass and piano trio, overlaid with vocal chorus and the refined touches of brass and woodwinds.

Come at 5 pm for sausage sizzle, arts, crafts and jumping castle. The carols start at 7 pm.

Organisation: Abbotsford Presbyterian Church
Location: 443-447 Great North Road, Abbotsford 2046
Date/Time: 5 PM - 8 PM on Saturday 15 December 2018
Website: https://www.abbotsfordpc.org/events-blog/2018/10/24/carols-abbotsford
Contact Name: Justin Sweeting
Contact Email: OFFICE@ABBOTSFORDPC.ORG
Phone: 02 9713 2939

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Dec15

CAROLS AT CADDENS – Penrith

Come and join with us for a fun family event. Bring your family, and a rug to sit on.

Jumping Castle and kids activities, BBQ, glow sticks carols and more.

This is an alcohol-free event.

Organisation: Penrith Valley Community Care & Penrith Baptist
Location: Roger Nethercote Park, Morello Terrace, Caddens 2747
Date/Time: 5:30 PM - 9 PM on Saturday 15 December 2018
Website:
Contact Name: Katrina Green
Contact Email: church@penrithbaptist.org
Phone: 4721 2446

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Dec15

Carols by Candlelight – West Pennant Hills

Bring the family and join the festive activities!

Jumping castle, face painting, balloon animals, food and drink stalls, glow sticks, coffee cart, live camels, and heaps more!

Family Festival runs from 5.30 pm to 7.30 pm, followed by Carols by Candlelight at 7:45 pm.

 

Organisation: St Matthews Anglican Church West Pennant Hills
Location: The oval of West Pennant Hills Public School, Church Street, West Pennant Hills 2125
Date/Time: 5:30 PM - 9:15 PM on Saturday 15 December 2018
Website: http://stmatts.org.au/events/carols-by-candlelight
Contact Name: Kat Butler
Contact Email: bjyap@stmatts.org.au
Phone: 02 9479 3700

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Dec15

Carols By Candlelight – Drummoyne

Bring a picnic blanket, enjoy a sausage sizzle or pack a picnic.

Free kids’ activities from 5.30 pm – kids’ craft, face painting, nativity photo booth.

Carols start at 7pm. Candles and glow sticks available for a gold coin donation. Kids are welcome to dress up as shepherds or angels.

Organisation: St Bede's Drummoyne
Location: 21 College Street, Drummoyne 2047
Date/Time: 5:30 PM - 9 PM on Saturday 15 December 2018
Website: https://www.stbedes.com.au
Contact Name: Matt Stedman
Contact Email: office@stbedes.com.au
Phone: 9181 1653

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Dec15

Carols in the Park and Family Fun Time – Kurrajong

This Christmas event is open to everyone. The family fun time begins at 6 pm and there’ll be a jumping castle, plus face painting, kids’ craft, gozleme, steak and sausage sandwiches, and tea and coffee. There will also be glow sticks.

Carols begin at 7:45 pm.

Organisation: Kurrajong & North Richmond Anglican Church
Location: Kurrajong Memorial Park, 84–96 Old Bells Line of Road, Kurrajong 2758
Date/Time: 6 PM - 9:30 PM on Saturday 15 December 2018
Website: https://www.knac.org.au
Contact Name: Aline Kirkby
Contact Email: admin@knac.org.au
Phone: 02 4573 2183

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Dec15

Carols in the Park – Camden

This Carols night will be a fun night for the whole family.

There will be a great band, carol singing, jumping castle, BBQ, and glow sticks.

This is a free event and everyone is welcome.

Organisation: Camden Anglican Parish
Location: Macarthur Park, 16 Menangle Rd (cnr Park St), Camden NSW 2570
Date/Time: 6 PM - 9 PM on Saturday 15 December 2018
Website: https://stjohnscamden.org.au/index.php
Contact Name: S MacRaild
Contact Email: sarah@stjohnscamden.net.au
Phone: 02 4655 1675

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Dec15

Glenorie Community Christmas Carols

Come along and celebrate Christmas at Carols on the lawns of Glenorie RSL.

You’ll be entertained by local artists and the Sydney Youth Jazz Band. and of course Santa.

Bring a blanket to sit on and enjoy the evening with your family and friends.

Organisation: Glenorie RSL
Location: 3 Post Office Rd, Glenorie 2157
Date/Time: 6 PM - 7:45 PM on Saturday 15 December 2018
Website:
Contact Name: Callum Hoogesteger
Contact Email: callumhoogesteger@gmail.com
Phone: 0414 584 303

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Dec15

Christmas Carols at the Church – Blaxland

Join us for an evening of song and Christmas fun to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.

Kids (of all ages!) can dress up as a Christmas story character – the program includes special items for children.

A light supper is provided afterwards. It’s a lovely, relaxed way to connect at Christmas – we hope you can join us.

Organisation: Blaxland Church of Christ
Location: 31 Layton Ave, Blaxland 2774 (down from Maccas)
Date/Time: 6 PM - 7:30 PM on Saturday 15 December 2018
Website: http://www.bluemountainschurch.com/
Contact Name: Karen
Contact Email: kmchilds20005@gmail.com
Phone: 0413 553 362

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Dec15

Community Carols – Douglas Park

Our Annual Community Carols event is supported by Wollondilly Shire Council.

There will be a free sausage sizzle, drinks, face painting, jumping castle, games, gifts and so much more.

Come along for a fun community event and enjoy celebrating the Christmas season together singing Carols.

Organisation: Douglas Park Evangelical Church
Location: Douglas Park Sports Ground/Oval, 195 Camden Rd, Douglas Park 2569
Date/Time: 7 PM - 9:30 PM on Saturday 15 December 2018
Website:
Contact Name: Leah Hyde
Contact Email: struthleah@hotmail.com
Phone: 0416 255 800

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Dec15

Carols In the Park – Blacktown

Come join our community carols evening and enjoy a free sausage sizzle, cake stall and drinks.

For the kids there’ll be a jumping castle and some face painting. You’ll also enjoy plenty of giveaways and of course lots of carols to come and sing along to.

Organisation: Blacktown Baptist Church and Victory Life church
Location: Billy Goat Hill Reserve, 22-30 Cardiff St, Blacktown 2148
Date/Time: 7 PM - 9 PM on Saturday 15 December 2018
Website:
Contact Name: Josh Duncan
Contact Email: pastor@blacktownbaptist.org.au
Phone: 0419 204 671

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Dec16

Carols on the lawn of All Saints Parramatta

Join us to sing carols in the grounds of All Saints Church accompanied by the Parramatta Salvation Army Band.

The evening begins at 6.30 pm with a Sausage Sizzle for a gold coin donation.
Then at 7 pm there will be familiar Carols on the lawn.

Bring your own snacks, chairs and a blanket if you wish.
Chairs and Carol song sheets will be provided.

Organisation: All Saints Anglican Church North Parramatta
Location: 29 Elizabeth St, Parramatta 2150
Date/Time: 6:30 PM - 8:15 PM on Sunday 16 December 2018
Website: http://www.parramattanorth.anglican.asn.au/echo/
Contact Name: Owen Goddard
Contact Email: allsaintsparra@yahoo.com
Phone: 9630 1567

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Dec16

Family Christmas Carol Extravaganza & Fair Trade Expo – Chatswood

We’d love to have you join us for our annual Family Christmas Carol Extravaganza and Fair Trade Expo!

Christmas Carols, cake decorating competition, kids fun and games, coffee cart and food for purchase, live music.

Our Fair Trade Expo will have lots of high-quality gifts and produce made by people from all over the world. Let’s help build a better future for these communities!

Organisation: St Paul's Anglican Church Chatswood
Location: 1 View Street, Chatswood 2067
Date/Time: 9:30 AM - 2 PM on Sunday 16 December 2018
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/721232234909706/
Contact Name: Jess Bakic
Contact Email: jess.bakic@stpauls.org.au
Phone: 8440 8400

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Dec16

Combined Churches Family Festival – Regents Park

Regents Park Combined Churches Family Festival is a celebration of Christmas for our local community.

There will be food, amusements, rides, a farmyard nursery, face-painting and general fun for everyone.

Come and join in with us, bring your family and picnic blanket and enjoy items from local schools and churches, ending with a fireworks display.

Organisation: Heartbeat Church - Regents Park
Location: Guilfoyle Park, Regent Street, Regents Park 2143
Date/Time: 4 PM - 9:30 PM on Sunday 16 December 2018
Website:
Contact Name: Mitch Levingston
Contact Email: pastor@heartbeatchurch.org.au
Phone: 9638 9799

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Dec16

Community Party and Carols – North Sydney

Come along to the annual free Community Party with rides such as a bucking reindeer(!) and Shetland ponies, activities (face painting, jumping castle, slide, children’s craft) and refreshments.

All Free!

This is a fantastic opportunity to have a wonderful afternoon in the beautiful grounds of St Thomas Church, leading to a family Carol service in the historic church at 6 pm. Bring family, friends and neighbours.

Organisation: St Thomas Anglican Church, North Sydney
Location: St Thomas Anglican Church, corner of McLaren and Church Street, North Sydney 2060
Date/Time: 4 PM - 7 PM on Sunday 16 December 2018
Website:
Contact Name: Amanda Rajaratnam
Contact Email: reception@st-thomas.org.au
Phone: 02 8908 4800

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Dec16

The Christmas Xperience – Sadleir

Join us at St Marks to visit 1st century Bethlehem and celebrate Christmas! There will be crafts, a jumping castle, donkey and pony rides and activities for all ages.

Children can meet angels, shepherds, wise men, villagers, Mary, Joseph and even King Herod! The event will be followed by a BBQ, lucky door prize draw and carols by glow stick.

The entire event, including food and activities is FREE! We can’t wait to see you there!

Organisation: St Mark's Anglican Church, Sadleir
Location: 1 Spica Street, Sadleir 2168
Date/Time: 4 PM - 8:30 PM on Sunday 16 December 2018
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/307238476554323/
Contact Name: Kendall Page
Contact Email: page.kendall@gmail.com
Phone:

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Dec16

Twilight Outdoor Markets – Beaumont Hills

Come and have some fun with the whole family! There will be jumping castles, pony rides, food trucks, live music and a great mix of stalls. The summer market schedule is below.

There will be Christmas-themed markets and a special guest – Santa Claus! The kids will love meeting the jolly man himself and you will get to take home photos of the special moment for the family album.

You’ll be able to find unique Christmas gifts for the whole family and enjoy the festive atmosphere. Think Christmas lights, jingle bells and loads of tinsel!

Organisation: Beaumont Village Outdoor Market
Location: 70 The Parkway, Beaumont Hills 2155
Date/Time: 4 PM - 8 PM on Sunday 16 December 2018
Website: http://www.facebook.com/beaumontvillageSYD
Contact Name: Beaumont Village
Contact Email: amaeventmanagement@outlook.com.au
Phone:

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Dec16

Christmas Carol Event – Glenmore Park

Penrith Salvation Army is holding a free event for families.

There will be rides, an animal contact zoo, prizes and giveaways.

The rides and fun will start from 4 pm, followed by Christmas Carols from 6.30 pm.

Organisation: Penrith Salvation Army
Location: 48 Luttrell St (off Allison Dr), Glenmore Park 2745
Date/Time: 4 PM - 8 PM on Sunday 16 December 2018
Website:
Contact Name: Major Gary Smith
Contact Email: gary.smith@aue.salvationarmy.org
Phone: 4733 1133

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Dec16

West Pennant Hills Community Church Community Christmas Party

West Pennant Hills Community Church is holding a Community Christmas Party .

There’ll be free sausage sizzle, jumping castle, face painting, crafts for the kids, bubble corner for the little ones, slushies and cakes.

The North Rocks Rural Fire Service will be there. Carols commence at 6 pm. We invite you to come and join the fun.

Organisation: West Pennant Hills Community Church
Location: 32 Eaton Road, West Pennant Hills 2125 (at the park opposite the church)
Date/Time: 4:30 PM - 7 PM on Sunday 16 December 2018
Website: http://www.wphcc.com
Contact Name: Robyn Buckle
Contact Email: wphcc@wphcc.com
Phone: 9872 4200

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Dec16

Christmas Carols and Family Festival – Vineyard

From 4:30pm – Outdoor Festival with fun for the whole family! FREE rides, delicious food, face painting and more!

5:30pm – Indoor Carols Service. Come inside and join us for a Christmas celebration filled with sing-along carols, prizes and a whole lot of fun for everyone!

The Christmas festival will recommence outside after the carols service and there will be a chance to have your photo with Santa and enjoy the FREE rides!

Organisation: Vineyard Church
Location: 357 Windsor Rd, Vineyard 2765
Date/Time: 4:30 PM - 9:30 PM on Sunday 16 December 2018
Website: https://www.vineyardchurch.com.au/
Contact Name: Kelsey Tavner
Contact Email: ktavner@vineyardchurch.com.au
Phone: 4577 5472

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Dec16

Lights of Love – Regents Park

Join us this Christmas, as we celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ. Pastor Chris Lee will be speaking the word, ‘Light of Love’ (1 John 4:10), then there will be live performances, door prizes, activities and a big Christmas feast for all to enjoy.

We also have a Kid’s program for your little ones to enjoy too. We welcome you to invite your friends and family, to come along and celebrate this season of love, joy and peace, together as one big family.

Doors open at 4:30 pm, with service to start at 5 pm.

 

 

Organisation: Assembly Church
Location: 24-26 Elaine Street, Regents Park 2143
Date/Time: 4:30 PM - 7 PM on Sunday 16 December 2018
Website: https://www.facebook.com/events/772102226472254/?ti=as
Contact Name: Chris Lee
Contact Email: christopher.lee@assemblychurch.org.au
Phone: 9738 0088

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Dec16

Carols – Parc Menai

You’re invited to be part of Urban Life Church’s Christmas Carols at Parc Menai. It will be a fun night with a BBQ sausage sizzle and drinks available. Including a coffee cart!

And for the kids, there will be face painting, an animal contact zoo, jumping castle, glow sticks and a visit from Santa! So bring your picnic rugs and chairs, Christmas cheer and singing voices!

Invite your family, friends, neighbours and we can all enjoy a great evening together! All are welcome!

Organisation: Urban Life Church
Location: 279 Menai Road, Menai 2234
Date/Time: 5 PM - 9 PM on Sunday 16 December 2018
Website:
Contact Name: Tracy Singh
Contact Email: tracy@urbanlife.com.au
Phone: 0434 400 371

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Dec16

Carols on the Lawn and Family Festival – Beecroft

Come and join in a fun evening to celebrate Christmas.

There will be a mobile farm and jumping castle, plus face painting and craft!

At 6:30 pm there will be a carols service on the lawn.

Organisation: St Johns Anglican Church Beecroft
Location: 9 Chapman Avenue, Beecroft 2119 (cnr Beecroft Road & Chapman Ave)
Date/Time: 5 PM - 8 PM on Sunday 16 December 2018
Website: http://www.stjohnsbeecroft.org.au/events
Contact Name: Jenny Warren
Contact Email: office@beecroftanglicans.org.au
Phone: 02 9484 1143

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Dec16

Simply Christmas – Community Carols – Cherrybrook

You’re invited to join us from 5 pm for a stack of family fun!

Activities include; BBQ, Jumping Castle, Animal Farm, Giant Games, Barista Coffee and home-cooked treats.

Carols start at 6.30 pm in the School Hall
Fun for everyone – on rain, hail or shine!

Organisation: Community Life Church Cherrybrook
Location: Cherrybrook Technology High School, 28-44 Purchase Road, Cherrybrook 2126
Date/Time: 5 PM - 8:30 PM on Sunday 16 December 2018
Website: http://www.communitylife.org.au/
Contact Name: Andrew Yule
Contact Email: ministrycentre@communitylife.org.au
Phone: 02 9651 3534

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