Wanneroo Times - - Christmas is coming -

Marvel at stun­ning an­i­mated lights, fes­tive dec­o­ra­tions and lively pro­jec­tions bright­en­ing malls, streets and parks across the city. With two new trails to fol­low fea­tur­ing 18 light in­stal­la­tions, it's easy to cre­ate your own jour­ney on any night in the lead-up to Christ­mas. Head to St Ge­orge's Cathe­dral to get a glimpse of the Christ­mas Pro­jec­tions or make it your mis­sion to ex­pe­ri­ence the new ad­di­tions, which will surely cre­ate awe and won­der. Visit www.vis­it­

De­tails: Through­out the city from 6pm un­til De­cem­ber 25. Free.


Re­live a Euro­pean Christ­mas among the stun­ning State Build­ings in Cathe­dral Square. In­dulge in fresh pro­duce and gourmet de­lights while shop­ping for hand-crafted gifts.

De­tails: Cathe­dral Square, noon-7pm, De­cem­ber 8 and 15. Free.


Grab a snack from a nearby res­tau­rant and pull up a bean­bag for free fes­tive movie screen­ings. The flicks kick off with a spe­cial visit from Santa on the big screen.

De­tails: North­bridge Pi­azza from 4.30pm ev­ery Satur­day un­til De­cem­ber 29. Free. Check the film pro­gram at www.vis­it­


Es­tab­lished in 1898, en­joy the smooth sounds of the his­toric City of Perth Band as it per­forms Christ­mas con­certs amid balmy Perth evenings. Don't miss a spe­cial Brass on the Grass hosted by East Perth Com­mu­nity Group and Ac­ti­vate Perth on De­cem­ber 12.

De­tails: Vic­to­ria Gar­dens, East Perth, from 5pm, De­cem­ber 5 and 12. Free.


WA Sym­phony Orches­tra, Lot­tery­west, the City of Perth and chil­dren's char­ity Va­ri­ety have joined forces to keep the spirit of Christ­mas alive to cre­ate the Lot­tery­west Christ­mas Sym­phony. Hosted by Louise Momber, Christ­mas Sym­phony will fea­ture a com­plete pro­gram of clas­si­cal mu­sic hits and ev­ery­one's favourite Christ­mas car­ols. Fam­i­lies can sing along to Jin­gle Bells and

Si­lent Night while also en­joy­ing the sparkling Over­ture to Bern­stein's Can­dide, Jupiter from Holst's The Plan­ets and Tchaikovsky's ever-pop­u­lar 1812 Over­ture, fea­tur­ing a spec­tac­u­lar fire­work fi­nale.

De­tails: Lan­g­ley Park, East Perth, 7.30pm, De­cem­ber 15. Free.


Share in the story of Christ­mas brought to life on stage with more than 100 per­form­ers, live an­i­mals and Christ­mas car­ols in the Supreme Court Gar­dens. Pack a rug and re­lax un­der the stars.

De­tails: Supreme Court Gar­dens, De­cem­ber 19 to 21, 6pm pre-show, 7.30pm main show. Free.

Christ­mas Na­tiv­ity

Christ­mas pro­jec­tions at St Ge­orge’s Cathe­dral

Christ­mas Sym­phony

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