News | 05 December 2019

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Christmas is around the corner! For those of us who are constantly trying to find new ways to celebrate, we’ve compiled a list of ways to enjoy the festive season in Mandurah.

Enjoy an Irish Christmas in Mandurah

Back by popular demand, The team at ‘A Taste of Ireland’ bring their seasonal production, ‘A Celtic Christmas’ to Western Australia for the very first time!

Featuring an unparalleled cast of World, All Ireland & National Champion Irish dancers, alongside some of the most sought after traditional musicians from around the globe, ‘A Celtic Christmas’ brings the magic of Christmas in Ireland, down under.

Find out more here.

When: 2pm or 5pm Sunday 15 December

Where: Mandurah Performing Arts Centre


Go for Christmas Cruise through Mandurah’s Canals

Sing along to all your favourite Christmas carols and join in the Christmas cheer as you cruise through the magical wonderland of Mandurah’s canals. 

This is Perth’s only Christmas lights cruise! Thousands of people flock to Mandurah to see this amazing display each year. We suggest booking your Christmas Lights Cruise early to secure a ticket, as they do book out quickly. 

Find out more here!

When: Departing every night from 1 December 2019 to 5 January 2020

Where: Mandjar Bay (in front of Mandurah Performing Arts Centre)

Craft your Own Christmas Gifts

A bit late getting your Christmas pressies sorted? Don’t stress! The City of Mandurah is holding a DIY workshop to help you create some wonderful last-minute Christmas gifts for your loved ones.

Places are limited so make sure you book your spot.

Find out more here.

When: 6pm - 8pm Thursday 12 December

Where: Mandurah Library


Hit the Mandurah Boardwalk

On the Boardwalk are hosting a special Christmas edition of their famous boardwalk markets. 

Head down to enjoy an evening of festive fun, including market stalls for last-minute gifts, live entertainment, and stacks of scrumptious food trucks.

RSVP on Facebook for the latest event updates.

When: 5pm - 8:30pm Friday 20 December

Where: Mandjar Square (Inbetween Reading Cinemas & The Mandurah Performing Arts Centre) 


See a Christmas Classic in Mandurah

Christmas Movies are popping up at Scott's Garage - a revitalised iconic Mandurah site, right by the water.

Doors open from 6PM and the movie will start at 8PM. We recommend getting down early to secure your spot, grab some popcorn from the candy bar and watch the sunset!

Check out old festive favourites, like Home Alone or Love Actually.

When: 6pm - 10pm Saturday 7, 14, and 21 December

Where: 7 Mandurah Terrace, Mandurah

Go for a Festive Treasure Hunt in Mandurah

Christmas is all about spending precious time with loved ones. To help you achieve some festive fun, the City of Mandurah along with the Mandurah Community Museum are running FREE Christmas Treasure Hunts during December.

When: 11am Sunday December 1st, 2019 to Sunday December 22nd, 2019 at 3pm.

Where: Mandurah Community Museum, 3 Pinjarra Road, Mandurah.

A fun, kid-friendly family event right near the Mandurah Estuary. 


Head to the water in Mandurah

If all else fails, Mandurah is surrounded by dazzling bodies of water, which means you’re never too far away from a cool, summer dip and a gentle breeze.

This summer and festive season, show your family and friends why you love Mandurah and take them for a day at the beach, a picnic by the Mandurah foreshore, or a relaxing canoe paddle along the Serpentine River.

There you have it! A few ways to get out and enjoy Mandurah this festive season.

You’ll meet like-minded people, make memories and feel a real sense of community among your Mandurah and Frasers Landing neighbours. The festive season in Mandurah 2019 never looked better, or cooler!

Want to know more about a serene lifestyle along the Serpentine River? Contact Frasers Landing today to secure your slice of lagoon paradise, just minutes from Mandurah.