What’s on this December in Port Lincoln
December is the beginning of summer and it is a very busy time of the year. The school holidays are almost here and the Christmas season is already starting to book out. Here’s what’s on this December in Port Lincoln so make sure you get along and support the local community events.
2nd December 3:00pm – 6:00pm
Tickets available Through Nautilus Arts Theatre.
5th December 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM
The Nautilus Theatre presents: PETER ROWSTHORN AND FIONA O’LOUGHLIN
RON AND BRENDA GO COUNTRY
What happens in the jungle, stays in the jungle… or so everybody thought until Ron and Brenda Go Country! The official ‘Jungle Queen’ Fiona O’Loughlin and her unofficial King, Peter Rowsthorn escaped the Network Ten celebrity torture fest and have headed to the relative safety of stand-up comedy to share their stories on life, the world and the making of I’m a Celebrity Get me Out of Here which both starred in earlier this year. The new show Ron and Brenda Go Country explores the world these ‘celebrities’ launched on public this year Fiona and Pete bringing their characters to life, this time unleashed and uncensored. The show also features their individual award winning talents as stand-up superstars.
Tickets From $52 to $59
Carols on the Foreshore
7/12/18 – 6-9pm
Port Lincoln Ministers Association presents Carols on the Foreshore Lawns on Friday 7th December 2018. There will be face painting, bouncy castles and Carols singing from 8pm. Various food and drink stalls available on the night.
Port Lincoln Foreshore Markets
December 7/12/18 4.30 – 9pm
Next market we will join with Carols by Candle light and Extreme kites and paddle for a big local event on the foreshore. December 7th. Market begins at 4.30pm. Carols from 6pm
Come down to the foreshore and browse through the Port Lincoln Foreshore Markets, catering for everyone, with a variety of food stall holders offering hot and cold food and beverages, jams and preserves, home baked goods, fruit and vegetables, seafood and smallgoods. Entertainment for the whole family from bubble soccer, paddle boards, musicians, performers and exhibitions. Enjoy the casual and relaxed atmosphere and support your local producers, artists, micro-businesses, performers and community groups during the summer months. Look for some interesting xmas gifts this year made with love.
Sunday 09/12/18 11:00am – 5:oopm
This race day is a family-friendly day so we will be bringing the Stable Stars FREE kids club zone for children to enjoy. In this area you will find Archie our mascot, life size games, racing costumes for dress up, a colouring in area and our Stable Stars passport activities with games and prizes.
The perfect excuse for a day at The Races! Celebrate the festive season with family and friends in the gorgeous surrounds of the Port Lincoln Racing Club. Or why not take the stress out of organising your work-place staff Christmas Party – book in for our Traditional Christmas Luncheon with Roast Carvery today and enjoy the festivities…
Christmas Luncheon Package:
A traditional Christmas Luncheon $65 per person or $55 per person for members. Includes- Traditional Roast Carvery Lunch by Chef Kris Bunder. BOOK NOW! Bookings close Wednesday December the 6th so make sure to book now.
SkateFest 201816/12/2018 10:30 am
Port Lincoln Sk8Park Hallett Place
Scooter, skate and celebrate life on the West Coast – free skate and scooter training at 10.30am for beginners to advanced by leading SA Coaches. Demo by some of our finest riders – both skate and scooter. Free BBQ lunch. Skate and Scooter competition for all ages with heaps of prizes starting after lunch. Register at Lincoln Surf. Brought to you by Lincoln Surf, West Coast Youth and Community Support, Bendigo Bank, Rotary Port Lincoln and Port Lincoln City Council. Fun Day for the whole family
Beach bingo in Lincoln National Park
Monday 17 December 2018, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
Friday 21 December 2018, 10:00 AM to 12:00 PM
A family-friendly outdoor activity with an emphasis on nature play and learning. Children aged four accompanied by a parent or guardian will be able to accompany the park rangers and volunteers to comb the beach for natural treasures and explore the rock pools.
Using colourful nature bingo card families will be able to match and identify many weird and wonderful plants and animals that inhabit the park coastline.
JINGLE BELLS TWILIGHT MEET
What better way to let your hair down with your work colleagues for Christmas than to experience all the fun and excitement of thoroughbred horse racing trackside. Port Lincoln Racing Club would very much like to offer work places the opportunity to hold their Christmas Staff Show in the Function Centre at the Races and waive our usual minimum booking of 30 people so that a shared atmosphere can be enjoyed. Port Lincoln Racing Club’s Jingle Bells Twilight Race Day offers the following Christmas Work Show Packages @ $70 per head including:
- Entry to the racecourse
- Free Race Books
- Christmas themed & Dressed Function Centre use
- All Bar / Waiting Staff
- TAB and Bookmaker facilities within close proximity
- Security personnel in attendance
- Pre & Post Race Cleaning
- A gourmet cocktail menu – being a variety of dishes including seasonal delicacies
(No Alcohol included in this package – Bar Tabs are available)
Christmas Work Show Packages @ $140 per head …. also provides you with the same offer as above with ALCOHOL INCLUDED for 4.5 hours – beer, wine, cider and softies, from Race 1 – Race 8.
Bookings close Wednesday 12/12/18 BOOK NOW!
Gates will open around 1.30 pm with racing until around 6.30 pm
Visiting Cruise Ships
Seabourn Sojourn 22nd December
This is the Seabourn Sojourn’s maiden voyage to Port Lincoln shores. It is second ship of the 2018-2019 season
Maasdam 31st December
This will be Cruise Ship MAASDAM’S maiden voyage to Port Lincolnand will be the third Cruise Ship to visit our shores during the 2018/2019 season.
New Year’s Eve Twilight & Family Meet
Finish up your year in style at Port Lincoln Racing Club’s New Year’s Eve, Twilight Race Meet – an event for the whole family! Enjoy a fabulous afternoon of action packed racing, Get Down & Funky with Live Music on the Lawns and Trackside Hospitality with FREE shuttle bus return to town in the evening.
This day features:
Live Music Throughout the afternoon FREE entry for kids including free ice creams, lollies, face painting Pony rides and Bouncy Castle
Gates open at 1.30pm Adult General Admission: $15 Concessions General Admission: $5
Port Lincoln Family & Community Market
A vibrant market that is held in the Nautilus Art Centre every 3rd Sunday of the month. You will find a range of local produce, arts and crafts; sample homemade goods, pick up a unique gift or choose a souvenir to remember your time at the beautiful coastal town of Port Lincoln. The children can enjoy a face paint for a gold coin donation (excluding July holidays), while you explore the many stalls on offer. Our local crafters are proud of their work and we know you will love seeing what they have to offer and having a chat.