Celebrate Christmas in Camberwell Junction
Article posted: November 14, 2023
It’s the most wonderful time of the year in Camberwell Junction.
Streets and shop windows are coming alive with Christmas decorations, the air is filled with Christmas carols, and busy shoppers smile at children, delighting in the festive sights and sounds and excitedly anticipating a visit from Santa.
Christmas is a beautiful time of tradition in Camberwell Junction, where for generations, families have gathered for its celebrations and the convenience of doing all their Christmas shopping in the one location – and one that truly captures the spirit of Christmas.
Here’s our guide to what’s on this Christmas in Camberwell Junction:
Join us for our Christmas Family Day on December 9
The streets of Camberwell Junction are brimming with the festive spirit all holiday season. Shopfronts are decorated with wreaths, baubles and tinsel, and gorgeous street decorations transform the entire precinct into a Christmas wonderland.
But at the Christmas Family Day, Camberwell Junction is set to take Christmas to a whole new level!
From 11am- 3pm on Saturday, December 9, Camberwell Junction shopping precinct will be packed with free Christmas fun for the whole family.
There will be roving entertainers, balloon modellers who know all the best Christmas creations, and craft activities to delight and inspire the littlies.
Grown-ups can embrace the Christmas spirit with live cooking demonstrations at Camberwell Fresh Food Market and tick off gifts from their shopping lists – all this while enjoying festive music performed by live musicians.
In breaking news, we’ve just had confirmation from the North Pole that Santa will be taking time out of his busy schedule to drop by and greet all the good little boys and girls of Camberwell Junction. Santa’s told us he loves a selfie, so be sure to bring your best poses for a happy snap.
Make sure you have this year’s (free!) family Christmas photo taken at the festive photo wall near the Camberwell Fresh Food Market. Hint: selfies with pets encouraged; matching Christmas family outfits strongly encouraged.
Christmas Family Day event details:
Date: Saturday, December 9
Time: 11am – 3pm
Location: Camberwell Junction precinct. Begin at HQ at the rear of Camberwell Fresh Food Market.
He’s the most famous reindeer in the world, known for his shiny red nose and guiding Santa on those foggy Christmas Eves, and this Christmas, Rudolph will be all over Camberwell Junction. What’s more, if you find him, you’ll go into the draw to win a prize that will make for the most merry of Christmases!
Navigational abilities aside, Rudolph is also known for his playfulness, and this Christmas season, he’s set up a game at Camberwell Junction that will bring joy to all the children and parents.
Here’s how it works: Rudolph and his reindeer mates will appear on posters in shop windows across the shopping precinct. All you need to do is find them, scan the QR code, and answer the simple question to go into the draw to win a $500 shopping voucher! Rudolph isn’t alone, every unique reindeer is one valid entry.
Support your local shops this Christmas
Christmas is a wonderful time of joy and celebration with family and friends; of giving and goodwill to all, and one of the greatest gifts you can give this year is to shop local in Camberwell Junction.
The families who own and operate retail stores in Camberwell Junction are much-loved members of our community, always there with a smile and a wave, a quick chat, and helpful advice. Their children go to school with our children; they live their lives with us – and every time you shop local this Christmas, you are giving a merry Christmas to a family just like yours. You are sharing the true Christmas spirit.
If you’re in search of that perfect gift for a loved one, friend or colleague, Camberwell Junction’s range of independent shops and boutique stores will have just what you need. Pick up some great ideas in our Camberwell Junction Christmas gift guide.
This Christmas, celebrate the festive season and show the true spirit of Christmas in Camberwell Junction.