Some of the best views on the coast can be found at Bonville Headland - which is great because it's also a fun place to take children. To keep toddlers entertained, bring some old bread to feed the seagulls. They will swarm and provide endless entertainment for kids...
Meet up with friends and family and sing along to your favourite Christmas Carols. Here is a list of the free Christmas concerts around Coffs Harbour.
Carols by Candlelight at Alumy Creek
December 1 @ 6.30pm – 9.00pm
Alumy Creek Reserve, Grafton
Grafton Midday Rotary’s Carol’s by Candlelight spectacular will see TV celebrity guest artist, the very talented Rhonda Burchmore and local vocalist Lisa Butcher perform with the Clarence Valley Orchestra & Chorus at Alumy Creek Reserve. Along with the Clarence River Dance Academy, Prime Possum and of course Santa, the evening is bound to be one event that the whole family will enjoy!
Carols on the Green
December 14 @ 6.00pm – 830pm
Boambee East Community Centre, 30 Bruce King Drive, Boambee
All of your old favourites are back with a few new surprises to entertain and spread the Christmas cheer.
Free jumping castle Children’s games Macksville Salvo Country Band
Father Michael and Zippy Pastor Grant and Grizzles Kabila Moja African Drums Obsidian Chronicles
And, if we have all been good, a visit from Santa.
Coffs Coast Carols
December 15 @ 6.00pm – 9.00pm
The Coffs Coast Carols by Candlelight is fast approaching and will bring together the whole community to celebrate Christmas in a family friendly environment at Brelsford Park in the heart of the city. Starting at 6pm on Saturday, 15th of December, the Carols will be a spectacular evening of song, entertainment, food, fireworks and lots of fun for all. There will be a variety of yummy food and drink options available including sausage sizzles plus children’s activities and rides to keep them entertained until much anticipated arrival of Santa.
Woolgoolga Mitre 10 Carols by the Sea
December 15 @ 6.00pm – 9.00pm
Woolgoolga Beach Reserve
Come along and enjoy all of the fun and festivities of the 2018 Woolgoolga Mitre 10 Carols by the Sea proudly presented by Woolgoolga and Northern Beaches Chamber of Commerce and LifeHouse Church.
Woolgoolga Beach Reserve will come alive from dusk with food stalls, drinks, treats and more.
Grab a picnic rug and grab your spot..and most importantly bring your singing voices!
Plenty of dinner options available either at the event or by popping into one of our many takeaway shops, cafes or restaurants on the way.
Sawtell Carols by Candlelight
December 19 @ 6pm
Sawtell Golf Club
Come and sing all your Christmas Joy with Sawtell Families, Sawtell Uniting Church and Sawtell Golf-Club at this great annual event
All donations support Toormina Community Preschool.
December 22 @ 5.00pm – 9.30pm
Down by the Riverside at Morgo Reserve, Urunga
A free community family event of relaxing, singing and watching the magnificent fireworks at 9.00pm.
CAROLS Urunga now hosts an audience of some 5,000 and is staged in the beautiful natural amphitheatre of Urunga’s Morgo Street Reserve, with a stunning twin-river-view backdrop!
Join in with the community carols. Win Christmas hams and meat trays in the raffle. Food and drink (non-alcoholic) on sale. Bring your own picnic – and a rug/chair to sit on.
Performances from children from both of Urunga’s pre-schools, and the Urunga Public School, plus a fine ensemble of local and visiting performers of a very high calibre.
5.30pm Pre-School Singers
Arrival of Santa
6.00pm Seasoned Singers and Performers
9.00pm Fireworks Grand Finale