Carols in the Park


Where can i get a copy of the words to sing along?

Some printed booklets will be available on the day, alternatively they can be downloaded as a pdf here.

What time does the event start?

3:00pm. Kids activities and a BBQ will be available from 3:00-5:00pm, which will cease when the Carols Singing begins from 5:00-6:30pm.

Does Father Christmas make an appearance?

We are afraid not. It is a very busy time of year for him after all. There will a special kids time during the Carols.

Do you have fireworks?


Can I park my car at Penders Park?

Parking is available around Penders Park. We encourage you to travel green and leave the car at home. If you do drive, you will need to adhere to any parking restrictions.

Is food available to buy?

A BBQ will be available to everyone, sausages and drinks will be sold for $1.50 with all profits going to SPAN community house.

Please feel free to bring your own picnic to share with your family and friends.

Water taps available around the park to refill your reusable bottles

Is alcohol available to buy?

No. But you can bring your own if you like.

Can I bring my own chair?

You can. We will have the front area as picnic rug only, so we ask that you sit towards the back half of the crowd so everyone can enjoy the Carols.

Are chairs available to hire?


Can I bring my dog?

You can, but we ask that they remain on lead and under control at all times.

Green Travel options

Travel green and leave your car at home. Walk. Catch the 86 tram to stop 41. Bike parking also available. For more information call Public Transport Victoria on 1800 800 007 or visit


Carols in the Park is a smoke-free event.

For more details Contact:

Aaron: 0407 860 762




December 16th

3:00-5:00pm BBQ and Kids Activities

5:00-6:30pm Carols



Penders Park

Penders St Thornbury

Vic 3071