Christmas is coming to Oakleigh and there are a number of local events people can get involved in.
Join the community to celebrate this festive time of year at one of these great Christmas events taking place over the coming weeks:
When: Thursday, December 3
Where: Oakleigh Library, 148 Drummond St, Oakleigh
What: Parents and children are invited to join Santa Claus at Oakleigh Library for a special Christmas-themed storytime. After enjoying stories, songs, rhymes and craft, children can meet Santa and receive a small gift.
For more details, phone Oakleigh Library on 9563 4138 or visit their website here.
Carols in Warrawee Park
When: Friday, December 4
Time: 6.30pm – 9.30pm
Where: Warrawee Park, corner Drummond St and Atherton Rd, Oakleigh
Wet weather venue: Sacred Heart Girls College Hall, Latrobe Street, Hughesdale.
What: Join this year’s Christmas festivities hosted by local churches, in coordination with the Uniting Church, which will include entertainment, local school choir performances, an appearance by Santa Claus, a sausage sizzle and much more. Pre-event activities will run from 6.30pm – 7.30pm and carols will run from 7.30pm – 9.30pm and feature the Oakleigh City Band with Mark Townsend as MC.
For more details, phone: 9568 5161 or visit their website here.
Christmas lights in Oakleigh
There’s nothing more enjoyable than going for a walk or drive through your neighbourhood in search of decorated houses and Christmas light displays.
We’ve put together this list of houses and streets in Oakleigh renowned for showing Christmas lights each year:
- 37 Estelle Street, Oakleigh
- 54 Bishop St, Oakleigh
- 15 Delos Street, Oakleigh South
- 17 Monterey Court, Oakleigh South
- Joyce Avenue, Oakleigh South
- Luain Avenue, Oakleigh South
TELL US: Have we missed any? Let us know if there are other houses or streets in Oakleigh with great Christmas light displays so we can update our list.