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December 2018

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1 December

GWAHAFI Launch Dinner

Event time: 5.30-10pm

 GWAHAFI stands for Gracious Women and Husbands Agape Fellowship International. It was founded to teach families (couples and single parent families) how to live in peace and harmony. The Bible is the manual. Head along and enjoy their launch dinner. Cost (if applicable): $40 Location: Dayton Community Centre 63 St Leonards Boulevard Dayton 6056 Contact...
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Traditional Christmas Carols

Event time: From 5.30pm

 Head along to an enjoyable evening of traditional Christmas carols. A virtual pipe organ will bring the sounds of a Cathedral. Victoria Park Christian School invites you to bring a picnic tea to eat on the lawn before the carols. LED candles will be available to purchase and light refreshments will be provided. Cost (if...
8 December

Service of 9 Lessons & Carols

Event time: 5 pm

 You are invited by St Mary Magdalene Anglican Church to a service of 9 Lessons & Carols followed by light refreshments & fellowship. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: St Mary Magdalene Anglican Church 113 Lysander Avenue HEATHRIDGE 6027 Contact details: Margaret Laurence mslaurence@bigpond.com 0438 782 255 http://www.heathridge.perth.anglican.org
9 December

Hamersley Carols Under the Gum Trees

Event time: 3.30-7pm

 Hamersley Carols Under the Gum Trees is a community celebration of Christmas with free entertainments including bouncy castle, giant water slide, rope bridge, carnival games and prizes. There will be performances from the Salvation Army Brass Band, school choir, Alliance Music Team, free sausage sizzles and drinks. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Aintree Eglinton Reserve...

Candlelight Memorial Service

Event time: 6.30-7pm

 You are invited to a service in memory of our deceased children and other loved ones. Please feel free to bring a framed photograph of your loved one and a plate for share supper. Candles are provided. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Christs Church Anglican Church Sholl Street Mandurah Contact details: Margot McAllister mmcallister7@westnet.com.au 9582...
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Eco Gecko – Environment & Design

Event time: 5-7pm

 Head along to get into the Christmas spirit with some creative thinking and crafting. Choose to make a stunning Christmas Tree or textile Christmas Wreath with art teachers Karin and Marnie. Enjoy some Christmas goodies while you create – wine, cheese platter and mince pies. Cost (if applicable): $50 Location: Fusion Cre8tive PO Box 58,...

Carols by Candlelight

Event time: 5.30pm

 Head along to Carols by Candlelight, a family friendly evening of celebrating Christmas with fun musical performances and singing along to traditional carols. Children’s programs (face painting and games) will begin at 5:30pm, with the Carols performance starting at 6:30 pm. Sponsored by the City of Vincent. Cost (if applicable): Gold coin donation Location: Hyde...
15 December

Christmas Angels Workshop

Event time: 10-12 mid day

 Head along for some festive fun for everyone! Make your own Christmas Angel from recycled materials and learn paper craft techniques and painting. Add some Christmas sparkle with a set of lights included in the ticket price. Ages: 8+ Cost (if applicable): $40 Location: Blue Lizard Gallery and Framers PO Box 58, Muchea PERTH 6501...

Golden Bay Carols

Event time: 6pm food and games, 7pm carols

 Head along to the Golden Bay Carols on the Golden Bay foreshore. From 6pm, there’ll be games, coffee vans, a sausage sizzle, ice cream, face painting and a Spanish food truck. Then at 7pm the carols start – join us under the stars as we celebrate Christmas together! Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Golden Bay...

Family Day

Event time: 10 - 2 pm

 Head along to a free family day by Faith Community Services and supported by City of Canning. Free food, bouncy castle, face painting, sand art, fun fair games, animal farm, pony rides, photo booth, craft stalls, live music and more. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Faith Community Church 1 Todtiana Close Willetton 6155 Contact details:...

Carols in the Park

Event time: 5.30 pm Carols 7.30 pm

 Duncraig Christian community church invite you to join them for a free community event, for a wonderful night of carols singing, items & family fun as we celebrate the real meaning of Christmas. Come down from 5:30, for a sausage sizzle (donation) and FREE face painting, bouncy castle, ice-blocking & craft activities. Carols start at...

Christmas carols on the lawn

Event time: 7 pm

 Head along to a family event – free entry. Bring along a picnic blanket and something warm to wear (just in case!) Candles and song sheets will be available for a gold coin donation. Afterwards, come for a cuppa & supper in the hall. Will be held inside if raining. Cost (if applicable): Free Location:...
16 December

Christmas in the Garden

Event time: 3.30-6.30pm

 Yokine Baptist Church and the Mustard Seed Community Garden invite you to an evening of food, fun and friendship for the whole family. Activities include sausage sizzle, plant sale, kids entertainment, live jazz and tours of the Community Garden. Funds raised support Compassion Australia and the Garden. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Yokine Baptist Church...

NBBC Community Carols

Event time: 4.30-8.30pm

 Head along to a free family fun fair. Enjoy face painting, trackless train rides, bumper cars, xtreme fun run obstacle course, bouncy castle, activity trails, kid’s christmas crafts, tug of war & old school giant games. All rides and activities are free. Community carols are from 7-8:30pm! Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Charles Riley Reserve...

Christmas Spectacular

Event time: 2pm, 4pm, 6pm & 8pm

 You are invited to join Hillsong at the brand new Christmas Spectacular, “A Tale of Kings”. This epic cinematic experience features brand new films, incredible live songs, stunning visual effects and of course Christmas fun for the whole family! *Christmas markets from 3.30 – 8pm | Kids programme available Cost (if applicable): Free RSVP Location:...

Yuletide @ Yagan’s

Event time: 5-7pm

 Join The Salvation Army to celebrate Christmas with live music, carols, face painting and fun for the whole family! Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Yagan Square Amphitheatre Wellington Street Perth 6003 Contact details: Patrica Kerwin perthfortress@aus.salvationarmy.org 9260 9591 https://www.facebook.com/events/2159528084311607/

Carols on the Lawn

Event time: 5-7.30pm

 Bullcreek Church of Christ invites you to their Carols by Candlelight held at Cnr Karel Avenue and Burrendah Boulevarde. There will be a bouncy castle, free sausage sizzle and electric candles Carols will begin at 6.30pm Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Bullcreek Church of Christ 55 Agincourt Drive WILLETTON 6155 Contact details: Danny Marwick admin@bullcreekchurch.org.au...
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18 December

Community Christmas Dinner

Event time: 5-7pm

 C3 Langford invite you to join them this year for a special Christmas dinner for our community this is called ‘No one eats alone this Christmas season’ we will have a catered family Christmas outside with live entertainment and lots of conversation and fun. https://chuffed.org/project/54477 Cost (if applicable): Free Location: C3 Langford 2 Choseley Place...

Kyilla Christmas Twlight Market

Event time: 4-8pm

 Head along with your family to the Kyilla Christmas twilight market, pack a picnic rug, #shoplocal and enjoy a night under the stars with the local community for the festive season! 40+ Gift Stalls 20+ Food Trucks Santa from 5pm Silent Disco Live Music Kyilla Kids Zone Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Kyilla Park North...

Carols on the Corner 2018

Event time: 5.30-8.30pm

 Head along to Bethleham Lutheran Church’s free, family-friendly Christmas event. Kid’s activities and food for sale from 5.30pm. Community carols program (led by the Balga Community Band) from 6.30pm. Christmas raffle will be held, with proceeds supporting local families. BYO folding chair or picnic rug. Alcohol & smoke free event. Cost (if applicable): Free Location:...
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Silent Night – Ecumenical Christmas Service

Event time: 6.30pm

 Head along to this ecumenical service and join council of churches wa as we celebrate the birth of Jesus with music, carols, readings and prayer. Doors open at 18:00 . Following the service join us for light refreshments. Cost (if applicable): Location: Our Lady of the Annunciation, Melkite Catholic Church 105-107 Central Avenue Mt Lawley...
22 December

Kingdomcity Christmas Services

Event time: Various

 Kingdomcity has some special things planned this Christmas season. From mid-November onwards, their campuses will be full of festivities for adults and kids alike with some fun surprises. Mark your calendar for an unforgettable family Christmas at Kingdomcity. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Kingdomcity Perth Wangara/ Canning Vale/ Mandurah/ Butler Perth 6947 Contact details: https://kingdomcity.com/christmas-perth/
23 December

23 Circus – Carols By Candle Light

Event time: 6-8.30pm

 23 Circus invites you to join them for an evening of delightful entertainment and Christmas cheer! We are excited to announce an incredible line up of artists including: Chris Murphy; Chelsea Gibson; Chelsea Basham; Cinzia Lee; Denise Demarchi. This is a FREE event but a gold coin donation to Lifeline WA would be most welcome...

Jesus Our Emmanuel – Christmas Sunday service and lunch

Event time: 10am

 Firstlight Church invites you to join us for a time of praise and worship as we remember the real reason for the Christmas season. Our Sunday service will reflect on Jesus, our Emmanuel, a reminder that God is always with us. A light lunch will also be served after the service. Cost (if applicable): Free...

Christmas Family Breakfast

Event time: 8.30-10.30am

 Head along to a fun morning with food, games, music and animals. Bring your family and friends to an easy going break right in the middle of the Christmas Rush! Come and enjoy yummy food, coffee and carols while your children play in the petting Zoo or take on the inflatable horizontal bungee challenge. Cost...

Christmas Spectacular

Event time: 5-8.30pm

 Head along to a Christmas Spectacular start with the fun outside! We have live entertainment, face painting, bouncy castle, food and much more followed by going indoors for carols, singing, kids performance, santa and a Christmas message Cost (if applicable): Free Location: C3 Langford 2 Choseley Place LANGFORD 6107 Contact details: Lisa lisa@c3langford.org.au 0423 982...

Carol Service

Event time: 10am

 A great opportunity for people of all ages to share the true meaning of Christmas Cost (if applicable): Free Location: The Salvation Army Perth Fortress 333 Williams Street NORTHBRIDGE 6003 Contact details: Patricia perthfortress@aus.salvationarmy.org http://salvos.org.au/perthfortress/

Carols on the Lawn

Event time: 5-7.30pm

 The Billabong Uniting Church invite you to join them for Christmas Carols on the Lawn! Bring along a picnic, chairs, blankets and start your Christmas Celebrations with family and friends. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: The Billabong Community Centre 40 Liffey Street CANNING VALE 6155 Contact details: Anneliis Harries admin@billabong.org.au 9455 6474 http://www.thebillabong.org.au

Glen Forrest Christmas Gathering

Event time: 6-9pm

 Heal along to the free family event, celebrating Christmas and community. Carols led by Hills Youth Choir, accompanied by narrated Christmas Story, live art display, Auslan Interpreter, Santa on the Firetruck, Famous Tug-of-War, BYO picnic or enjoy sausage sizzle, coffee, icecream and donuts. Relax and catch up. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Glen Forrest Oval...

Kingdomcity Christmas Services

Event time: Various

 Kingdomcity has some special things planned this Christmas season. From mid-November onwards, their campuses will be full of festivities for adults and kids alike with some fun surprises. Mark your calendar for an unforgettable family Christmas at Kingdomcity. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Kingdomcity Perth Wangara/ Canning Vale/ Mandurah/ Butler Perth 6947 Contact details: https://kingdomcity.com/christmas-perth/
24 December

Christmas Eve Carols Service

Event time: 7pm

 You are invited by Great Life Church to there Christmas Eve Service for a festive evening of Christmas Carols as we celebrate the wonderful gift of Jesus Christ. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Great Life Church 216 Yangebup Road YANGEBUP 6164 Contact details: Ebony jan ebony.jan@greatlife.com.au 94177010 http://www.greatlife.com.au

Kingdomcity Christmas Services

Event time: Various

 Kingdomcity has some special things planned this Christmas season. From mid-November onwards, their campuses will be full of festivities for adults and kids alike with some fun surprises. Mark your calendar for an unforgettable family Christmas at Kingdomcity. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Kingdomcity Perth Wangara/ Canning Vale/ Mandurah/ Butler Perth 6947 Contact details: https://kingdomcity.com/christmas-perth/

Christmas Services

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 St Bernadette’s invites you to there Vigil Mass on Monday December 24 at 6.30pm and Tuesday Masses on December 25 at 9am and 7pm. Confession begins 30 minutes before each Mass. We also have a separate Chapel which is open every day. All are most welcome. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: St Berndadettes Church 49...

Christmas has come

Event time: 6pm

 You are invited to join Spires Life Church as we celebrate the birth of Jesus. We have a Christmas carols service with an amazing kids church program and a delicious supper to follow. Everyone Welcome. Love to see you here! Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Spires Life Church Cnr Ingram & Baldivis Road BALDIVIS 6171...

Midnight Eucharist

Event time: 11.30 pm

 Head along to the Eucharist welcoming the Birth of Christ. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: St Mary Magdalene Anglican Church 113 Lysander Avenue HEATHRIDGE 6027 Contact details: Margaret Laurence mslaurence@bigpond.com 0438 782 255 http://www.heathridge.perth.anglican.org

Christmas Eve Carols Service

Event time: 6 pm

 Head along to the annual Christmas Eve service, enjoy singing your favourite carols and stay for a delicious supper Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Wilson Gospel Chapel 20 Bungaree RdCnr Andrews & Bungaree Roads WILSON 6107 Contact details: Seth admin@wilsongospelchapel.com 9451 6553 http://www.wilsongospelchapel.com

Children’s Eucharist & Carols

Event time: 6 pm

 Head along to the communion & carols service for families at St Mary Magdalene Anglican Church. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: St Mary Magdalene Anglican Church 113 Lysander Avenue HEATHRIDGE 6027 Contact details: Margaret Laurence mslaurence@bigpond.com 0438 782 255 http://www.heathridge.perth.anglican.org
25 December

Christmas Day Morning Tea

Event time: 10am

 You are invited by C3 Langford to join them for their Christmas day morning tea service https://chuffed.org/project/54477 Cost (if applicable): Free Location: C3 Langford 2 Choseley Place LANGFORD 6107 Contact details: Lisa lisa@c3langford.org.au 0423902059 http://c3langford.org.au

Christmas Breakfast in Byford

Event time: 8-10.30am

 You are invited to not spend Christmas alone this year. Centrepoint Church is partnering with Lotterywest to bring a very special FREE Christmas Breakfast in the City of Byford for the very first time. Fill your bellies with a full cooked breakfast and enjoy Live Entertainment, Santa’s Visit and a Christmas Show Cost (if applicable):...

Christmas Day Service

Event time: 10am

 The Salvation Army invites all to come and share in our Christmas Day Service Cost (if applicable): Free Location: The Salvation Army Perth Fortress 333 Williams Street NORTHBRIDGE 6003 Contact details: Patricia perthfortress@aus.salvationarmy.org http://salvos.org.au/perthfortress/

Community Christmas Breakfast

Event time: 8.30-10am

 Head along to a free delicious cooked breakfast for community singles and families that might be alone this Christmas or don’t have extended family to celebrate with. Children under 11 years will receive a gift from Santa. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Centrepoint Church 1895 Albany Highway Maddington 6164 Contact details: Jayne Simpson info@centrepoint.church 0411...

Kingdomcity Christmas Services

Event time: Various

 Kingdomcity has some special things planned this Christmas season. From mid-November onwards, their campuses will be full of festivities for adults and kids alike with some fun surprises. Mark your calendar for an unforgettable family Christmas at Kingdomcity. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: Kingdomcity Perth Wangara/ Canning Vale/ Mandurah/ Butler Perth 6947 Contact details: https://kingdomcity.com/christmas-perth/

Christmas Day Eucharist

Event time: 9 am

 Head along to the family Eucharist to Celebrate Christ’s Birth. Cost (if applicable): Free Location: St Mary Magdalene Anglican Church 113 Lysander Avenue HEATHRIDGE 6027 Contact details: Margaret Laurence mslaurence@bigpond.com 0438 782 255 http://www.heathridge.perth.anglican.org
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