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Shepparton Carols By Candlelight 2016

Carols by Candlelight is a loved annual tradition where many generations of families and friends gather to celebrate the festive season while being entertained by our very own local talent.

Sunday 18th of December, 2016, at 6:30pm to 9:30pm
Queens Gardens, Wyndham Street Shepparton
Free entry
5832 9540 or

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Shepparton's Queens Gardens will once again come alive with the merry sounds and joyful smiles of Christmas. Presented by Greater Shepparton City Council, this beloved family tradition, Carols by Candlelight, has a proud history.

This years’ program includes community favourites, Shepparton Brass and Wind, Turaton Christmas Choir and Goulburn Valley Pipes and Drums. Amy Newtons Dance Studio vibrant young group of performers will kick off the night at 6:30pm with a Children’s Program.

Many local talented artist will perform their favourite solos and also encourage the audience to join in and sing along with the Traditional Carols.

This year’s Carols will be co-hosted by ABC radio breakfast presenter Matt Dowling and Nicky Pummeroy, a local talented performer.

The evening will finish with the GMCU fireworks show, set to light up the sky over the Queens Gardens and thrill the audience.

The organising committee wish to advise any pet owners within the vicinity to bring their animals indoors from 9:30pm - 10:15pm.

The event is free thanks to funding and in-kind support from many local organisations, including Greater Shepparton City Council, the Goulburn Murray Credit Union (GMCU), Shepparton News and Newsprinters, Metzke and Allen, Foott Waste, ONE FM 98.5 and SPC Ardmona Factory Sales.

Please bring your own chairs, cushions and rugs.

Carols books will be available for free at the merchandise stand.

Food and drink will also be available for sale from 6:00pm on the night. Accessible seating is available to book by contacting Riverlinks on (03) 5832 9511.

In case of rain, the event will be held at the Multi-Purpose Pavilion, Shepparton Showgrounds.This is a family friendly non smoking and alcohol free community event. This is an inclusive event so there is wheelchair access seating arrangements and AUSLAN signing again this year.


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