Michael, Juilet, Charlotte, Angela and Sophia Fechner at the Kingaroy Christmas carols 2018. Photo: Claudia Williams
Michael, Juilet, Charlotte, Angela and Sophia Fechner at the Kingaroy Christmas carols 2018. Photo: Claudia Williams

20+ EVENTS: Local Christmas activities for the family

GET ready for some exciting events and fun times as the Christmas season approaches.

All across the South Burnett there will be something for your family to look forward to this year, so make sure to jot down your favourite events into your calendar.

Here are some examples of what to expect this December (with towns in alphabetical order):

BLACKBUTT

Over 60s Free Christmas Lunch

Date: December 4

Blackbutt-Benarkin Community Christmas Festival

Date: December 6 and 7

Blackbutt Community Christmas Carols

Date: December 15

Carol singers gathered at St John's Anglican Church, Blackbutt to ring in the days leading up to Christmas. Photo: Tessa Mapstone
Carol singers gathered at St John's Anglican Church, Blackbutt to ring in the days leading up to Christmas. Photo: Tessa Mapstone

CHERBOURG

Cherbourg Christmas Community Rodeo

Date: December 12

GOOMERI

Goomeri Christmas Carnival

Date: December 7

KILKIVAN

Kilkivan Christmas Carnival

Date: December 14

KINGAROY

Kingaroy Community Christmas Carols

Date: December 1

St John's Lutheran School students on stage at the Kingaroy Christmas carols 2018. Photo: Claudia Williams
St John's Lutheran School students on stage at the Kingaroy Christmas carols 2018. Photo: Claudia Williams

Christmas on Alford Street

Date: December 7

Kingaroy Christmas Carnival

Date: December 12

KUMBIA

Kumbia Christmas Carnival

Date: December 8

MURGON

Murgon Christmas Fair

Date: December 13

Santa Claus arriving at the 2017 Murgon Christmas Fair. Photo: Michael Nolan
Santa Claus arriving at the 2017 Murgon Christmas Fair. Photo: Michael Nolan

NANANGO

Nanango Blue Light Christmas Party

Date: December 6

Wesleyan Church Free Community Lunch

Date: December 8

Nanango Community Christmas Carols

Date: December 14

Heritage Nanango Christmas Carnival

Date: December 20

Jorja Rolfe, Taylah Swift and Paige Swift at the Nanango Christmas carnival 2018. Photo: Claudia Williams
Jorja Rolfe, Taylah Swift and Paige Swift at the Nanango Christmas carnival 2018. Photo: Claudia Williams

PROSTON AREA

Boondooma Community Christmas Gathering

Date: December 7

Hivesville Christmas Carnival

Date: December 13

Proston Christmas Carnival

Date: December 14

WONDAI

Wondai Community Christmas Carols

Date: December 11

Wondai Christmas Carnival

Date: December 24

The crowd at the 2018 Wondai Christmas carnival. Photo: James Barclay
The crowd at the 2018 Wondai Christmas carnival. Photo: James Barclay

YARRAMAN

Yarraman Christmas Carnival

Date: December 7

Yarraman Community Christmas Carols

Date: December 20

The Yarraman community comes together for a night of carols and Christmas cheer. Photo: Tessa Mapstone
The Yarraman community comes together for a night of carols and Christmas cheer. Photo: Tessa Mapstone