Join your local community for an evening of Christmas cheer, with live music performances and entertainment from Duffy Primary School, Charles Weston School and from Stromlo Christian Church.
There will also be a delicious BBQ and a Filipino food truck, so bring along your picnic rug and settle in for a lovely evening.
For those with primary aged children we will be holding a colouring-in competition for community Christmas Carols using the nativity artwork below. Colour in before and bring or there will be the opportunity to colour in on the night.
Bring a blanket and food and drink (Sausage Sandwiches, Filipino food and soft drinks are available to purchase on the night) and bring your hat and sunscreen.
The event is an alcohol and pet-free event, and unaccompanied minors will not be permitted to enter without a parent or guardian.
If wet weather is forecast, the event will still proceed in the Charles Weston School Hall.
Sing along to all your favourite Christmas carols, performed live by Stromlo Christian Church volunteers. Songs and entertainment for the kids included! Enjoy a mix of traditional and contemporary carols and sing along with our song book.
We couldn’t do this alone!
Massive thanks to Charles Weston School and Duffy Primary School for partnering with us to make this event happen. We’re also so excited to have ADOBO Filipino Food Canberra joining us on the night.
Charles Weston School in Coombs! We’ll be set up on the grass in the school grounds.
Parking is available at the Charles Weston School but please consider walking to the event. If you do drive, do not park in the small carpark next to the school, which is reserved for emergency and administrative vehicles.
Parking is available at the Charles Weston School but please consider walking to the event, and if you do drive, do not park in the small carpark next to the school which is reserved for emergency and administrative vehicles.
We love our Coombs neighbours, so please be mindful of parking. Avoid blocking driveways, laneways and access to private residences.
Yes. However, because it’s a public space with a large crowd, please be mindful of looking after your children.
Whatever you would normally bring to a picnic! E.g. a picnic rug, your own seating if required, any food and drink.
Sausage Sandwiches, Filipino food and soft drinks are available to purchase on the night.
Yes, there are a number of bathrooms available for use at Charles Weston School, including wheelchair accessible amenities.
Nope! Molonglo Valley Carols is a free event Stromlo Christian Church puts on for our community to enjoy.
Every year we’re dependent on good weather to run Carols in the open air.
If there is heavy rain, the event will still proceed in the Charles Weston School Hall.
Keep up to date on announcements on our website and social media pages for weather updates.