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Darra Community Christmas Carol
Community Christmas Carol & Fete on 14 December 2019. We will have jumping castle, hamper giveaway, food, games, Christmas Carols, family fun activities and Christmas lights viewing.
This is a free event, no need to register just come on the day.
Fete starts at 4:00pm – 6:30pm
Carol starts at 7:00pm – 8:30pm
We look forward to seeing you there!!
Darra Community Christmas Carol
4-6:30 pm is a mini fete with many free activities, food and giveaways.
7-8:30 pm is our Carol program with skits, songs and a short Christmas message for the family to enjoy. There is also a beautiful Christmas light displays around the premises. All are welcome.
Carols in the Park
FREE COMMUNITY EVENT:
Carols in the Park is an annual event hosted by the Brisbane Bunya Lions Club and offers visitors a family friendly evening including:
• Free Entry and parking
• Free Rides and face painting for the kids
• Free Entertainment featuring Birralee Singers, Second Wind Community Band, The Fabulous Lemon Drops (for the kids!), Numb Bum’s Ukulele Band, Inversion Vocal Group and other local artists.
• Visit from Santa at 7.00pm
• Spectacular fireworks display from 8.00pm
There will be food vendors and the Lions Club famous sausage sizzle and Christmas cakes and puddings available too!
With thanks to generous sponsors Brisbane City Council and state representatives, Brookside Shopping Centre, Gaythorne RSL, Wests Mitchelton Junior Rugby League Football Club and Madeline Hicks Real Estate Everton Park.
Christmas Carol BBQ
All welcome – family friendly night of carols and a sausage sizzle. Outdoors weather permitting (please bring own chairs or picnic blanket). Collection will be taken to cover costs. Children invited to come dressed up as a character in the nativity (e.g Shepherds, Angels, Magi etc).
With One Voice Brisbane’s Free Christmas Concert
Come along to With One Voice Brisbane’s FREE concert in this beautiful historic hall by the bay to celebrate the Festive Season!
There will be Singalong Carols, Choir Performances, a Christmas Raffle with fab prizes and More.
Afterwards please join us for a Festive Afternoon Tea (by gold coin donation).
The Christmas Big Sing
Welcome to the 2019 Christmas Big Sing!
Food & Family Fun 3pm – 5pm
Carols Spectacular 5pm – 7pm
This year we are raising funds for Ronald McDonald House South Brisbane.
Join us for an afternoon of FREE family fun followed by a Carols Spectacular in the beautiful Princess Theatre featuring the Lifecity Church Band, Vocal Manoeuvres Choir & the Brisbane Jazz Club.
Donation entry to the show to raise money for Ronald McDonald house.
There will be FREE animal farm, kids crafts and games, face painting, balloon animals and roaming carolers. We will have food and drinks available for purchase. FREE validated parking next door at the Princess Plaza.
If you have never been to a show in the historic Princess Theatre, now is your chance! We look forward to welcoming you on Dec 15th 2019!
Please contact us or visit our Facebook event page for more details.
Clontarf Beach Baptist Church Christmas Fun Day and Carols
FREE COMMUNITY FUN DAY 4pm-6pm
Free Food and Drinks
Jumping Castles, Fly Wall, Bungee Run, Snow Cones, Fairy Floss, Petting Zoo, Pony Rides, Face Painting, Christmas Craft, Lawn Games, Cookie Decorating & much much more!
Join us for Carols at 6pm
Christ Community Carols
Christ Community Church Carols
Please join us for our annual Christmas Carols!
Start off the afternoon with free activities for the kids, grab a bite to eat, then make yourself comfy as we join together to sing our favourite Christmas carols!
Sunday 15 Dec
Oakman Park, Taringa
4.30PM – 6.30PM – Live music, sausage sizzle, face painting, jumping castle and kid’s activities
6.30PM – 8PM – Carols (followed by supper)
Joy To The World – Free Christmas Community Event
• See Bethlehem brought to life with Live Nativity, shepherds, wise men, roman centurions, a Bethlehem marketplace, angel choirs, children’s activities and gifts.
• Three performances by award-winning choir “Musica” 5.30pm, 6.45pm, 8.00pm with guest artists, community carol singing, and Carols from around the World.
For the fifth year, the Church of Jesus Christ are delighted to bring you “Joy to the World” , a free Christmas event open to everyone on Sunday 15th December from 5pm to 8.30pm. The theme this year is “ How far is it to Bethlehem ?”
Feel the Spirit of Christmas, as you explore the Bethlehem marketplace, pay your taxes with gold chocolate coins, see Mary and Joseph lullaby the babe Jesus, whilst wise men, shepherds, and angels rejoice at his birth.
You’ll thrill to the sounds of award-winning choir Musica as they take you on a Christmas musical adventure, and the grand piano and organ will create goosebumps as they thunder out the Hallelujah chorus. Join in with carol singing, and children can enjoy their own colouring book and quizzes.
You’ll take the spirit of Christmas with you as you reflect on “ How can I keep the Spirit of Christmas in my heart all year long “
Christmas Lights. Sunday 15, Monday 16 and Tuesday 17 December 2019. Nightly at 5.30-8.30pm at Bridgeman Baptist Community Church, 379 Albany Creek Road, Bridgeman Downs, Brisbane, Qld 4035. Christmas Show at 6, 7 and 8pm nightly.
Bethlehem Walk: Travel back in time and walk through Bethlehem as live characters present the Christmas story. Christmas Forest Experience. Animal Farm & Jumping Castles. Tunnel of Light: over 50,000 LED lights. Christmas Markets and Cafe and Food Stalls. Free Entry/Parking. Don’t miss it! A great community event.
KPC Underwater Kingdom Kids Club
Come join us in an Underwater Kingdom and discover the story of Jesus, with games, craft, puppets and Bible stories.
Who: 2019 Primary Schoolers – including Prep
When: Monday 16th – Wednesday 18th December 8:45am-12:30pm
Where: The Hall at Kenmore South State School – 16 Kersley Rd, Kenmore
Cost: $49.99/child for 3 mornings (Part-time: $20/child per morning)
More info and register at kidsclub.kpc.org.au
Water fun day
Good afternoon beautiful parents,
Here is our second activity for the school holidays.
Water fun day, where we will having a water slide and water play.
We will be hosting this at Cityhope Church who have been so generous with their space.
This activity will be at a cost due Cityhope site relying on tank rather then council water so the money will go to covering the water bill and sausages. It will cost you $10 per family and this cost includes the sausage sizzle also.
Who’s invited? The whole family! This is a great chance for both mum and dad to get out with the kids and have social time with other like minded parents. This is a great chance to invite your family along to!
What do you need to bring? Your togs, towel, sunscreen, change of clothes and your family!
Please share with your family and friends in Logan! We’d love too meet you and your family!
Graceful Mums of Logan
Beenleigh Baptist Church Christmas Carols and Fireworks
All are welcome to this family friendly community event! Enjoy the free family activities including jumping castles, face painting, balloon twisting and live entertainment from 4pm. Then from 7pm sing in the Season with the Choir & Orchestra to your favourite Christmas Carols followed by Fireworks spectacular! Bring along a chair and blanket and enjoy the evening under the stars. Aussie BBQ Food Stall, Devonshire Tea & Coffee Cart (eftpos) available from 4pm. There’s so much more so bring your family and friends!
2019 The Shed Community Carols
The annual The Shed Australia Co Community Carols are on again, Sunday December 22nd.
4:00pm Food, Free Face painting, Petting Zoo, Jumping Castled plus Lots of prizes and giveaways and much more…
6:00pm Carols kick off & will include a visit from Santa
Artist Line Up
– Ellen Reed (from The Voice)
– Michaela Ponting
– Cindy-Leigh Boske
Good Shepherd Baptist Church Carols in the Park Same Carols…New Location!
Come along to our annual Family Christmas event – Carols in the Park – hosted by your friends at Good Shepherd Baptist Church. Usually held at Jacaranda Park, Albany Creek, this year we’ve moved our event just 400m away to our church property to bring you an “all-weather” Carols experience.
We’ll still have the same outdoor fun & games, and then enjoy the carols under our brand new covered multi-purpose court. From 5pm, there’ll be plenty of fun including a professional photo booth, face painting, fairy floss, and games & activities for all ages, plus a free sausage sizzle…yum! Then, commencing at 6:30pm, enjoy an evening of singing along to Christmas favourites with glow sticks and special songs presented by our musicians.
So, mark Sunday 22nd December in your diary today. Gather your family and friends together, bring along a picnic rug or your favourite chair, and come share your festive cheer with others. Plenty of onsite parking also available.
New Carols location: 185 Old Northern Rd, Albany Creek
Contact us for more info on 3264 3476
Pilpel – Free Christmas Eve Dinner
This Christmas Eve we realised not everyone has family, not everyone has a decent meal to share so we want to open the doors up and allow anyone who is in need to share a meal with us.
This dinner is completely FREE, for anyone who is lonely this Christmas or in need. No registrations needed, no questions asked. Simply come along on the night to Pilepl Restaurant in Redcliffe and enjoy a mouthwatering meal and have a Merry Christmas.
Good Shepherd Baptist Church Christmas Day Service and Brunch
Knowing that many in our community will be alone or away from family during this festive period, we would love for you to celebrate Christmas Day with the Good Shepherd Baptist Church family.
If you’re new to the community or just need someone to spend Christmas with, we especially wish to invite you to come along and see what Christmas is all about. A brief Christmas service will start at 9am, and the brunch follows immediately after. There is no cost, and all are welcome – all you need to do is confirm with us that you’re coming before Monday 16th Dec 5pm.
We’d love to share Christmas morning with you, so RSVP with us today.
Christmas Brunch Location: 185 Old Northern Rd, Albany Creek
Contact us for more info on 3264 3476
St John’s Christian Summer School
Christian Summer School (CSS) Theme: Fishy Tales
CSS is a week of FUN in the summer holidays for children aged Prep to Yr 6 in 2020. Come along for activities, games, songs, drama, Bible stories, crafts and exciting new friendships finishing with Friday presentation. See how God loves and encourages us in all our bible stories for the week.
RSPCA Pop Up Adoption 2020
RSPCA QLD are proud to announce that Pop Up Adoption will be returning for a sixth time in 2020. Bringing RSPCA Qld to Southbank, Pop Up Adoption features adorable adoptable animals, a pop up World for Pets, the RSPCA Info Hub and for the first time other rescue groups!
Mark your calendars and head down to the Brisbane Convention & Exhibition Centre on January 18th 2020.
Pre-register your details for adoption online today by visiting https://www.popupadoption.com.au/
This year, Pop Up Adoption will bring together a wide range of dogs, puppies, kittens and cats from across our Queensland shelters, all available to adopt at the one place, on the one day.
Entry is a gold coin donation. Your donation will go towards assisting animals in need.
For more information about the event, check out the website – www.popupadoption.com.au
Redlands College Open Day
We invite you to join us for Open Day on Friday 28 February from 9:30am – 11:30am. The Principal will give his address at 9:30am in the Multi Purpose Hall at the front of the College. Student led tours will take you between classes and to other Redlands College facilities.