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Knox Carols by Candlelight

Join us for a free, festive evening of carols and family entertainment.

Saturday 10 December 2022

Wally Tew Reserve, Brenock Park Drive, Ferntree Gully

Knox Carols by Candlelight is a free event that warmly welcomes everyone in our diverse community to come together to enjoy the spirit of Christmas.

This is a free, unticketed event. Just turn up with your festive spirit.

This is a drug, alcohol and smoke free event. We ask that you leave your pets at home (assistance dogs welcome).

Family activities 4pm – 8pm

  • Face painting
  • Jumping castle
  • Christmas craft activities
  • Roving Christmas characters

Pre-show entertainment 5:30pm to 7:30pm

  • Deans of Soul
  • Team Dream
  • Knox Factor Grand Final

Main Carols concert 8pm – 10pm

  • Craig Irvine, Master of Ceremony
  • Royal Australian Navy Band Melbourne
  • The Chime Choir
  • 3D Arts presenting Santa’s arrival
  • Renee Shead - Knox Factor Winner 2021 
  • Andrea Cobern
  • Shannen Wick
  • Mick Harrington
  • The McNamarr Project

Fireworks from approximately 10:00pm to 10:15pm

Carols by Candlelight songbook and map

Download the 2022 Knox Carols by Candlelight songbook and map

Carols by Candlelight songbook and map

Carols by Candlelight map

Event essentials

  • Come for dinner and enjoy delicious food and beverages for sale.
  • An ATM is available on site.

Getting to the Carols

  • Parking is limited - where possible walk, ride or take public transport to the event. There is no public parking at the event.
  • Accessible parking - the accessible car park is located via the Burwood Highway entry.
  • If driving, please observe parking restrictions as usual restrictions in residential areas apply.
  • Main pedestrian entry – is located at the north end of Brenock Park Drive, providing direct access to the Carols oval.

Accessibility

Knox Carols is accessible to people of all abilities.

  • Accessible parking is located within the reserve with close access to oval. Enter and exit via Burwood Highway entrance.
  • There are permanent sealed paths throughout the event site, including a new path connecting the accessible carpark to the oval.
  • A chill out space is available, providing a quiet space to break away from the event.
  • Auslan interpreters will be on stage throughout the main show program.
  • A permanent Changing Place toilet is located near the Wally Tew windmill, along with other accessible amenities.

To prepare for your visit, you can download the Access Key accessibility guide: 

If you have any queries regarding accessibility, contact us on 9298 8000 or email events@knox.vic.gov.au prior the event date.

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