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Christmas Square

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25 November 2022 - 25 December 2022
24 Hours
Please check activations for specific start and finish times


Main Square


Lift access
Wheelchair accessible

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Make merry at Melbourne’s Christmas wonderland.

Christmas comes to life at Christmas Square with festive decorations aplenty and the city’s iconic 16-metre light-up tree. Pop in to visit the big man himself at Santa’s Workshop from 26 November.

This is a Christmas Festival event, presented by City of Melbourne with support from the Victorian Government and Fed Square.

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Santa’s Workshop

Pop in for a photo with Santa and his Elves – they’re busy toiling away in his workshop, getting all the toys ready for Christmas, but they’ve always got time for a pic.

Christmas Tree

The city’s beautiful twinkling 16metre-high Christmas Tree will be taking centrestage this festive season at Fed Square. Each evening from 9pm until 11.30pm, on the hour, you will be able to enjoy a special Christmas Tree sound and light display. It’s a Festive season must-see!


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