23rd december, 2018
7-9pm | Empire Park, bar beach
The music-filled, family-friendly holiday event of the year is here again! Join the Merewether and Newcastle community in gathering beachside at Empire Park for Carols by the Beach, an evening of vibrant summer festivities. There'll be live carols to sing along to, fun activities for kids (from 6pm), a dazzling fireworks display and maybe even a visit from Santa Claus himself...
Bring a rug, grab some food and glow sticks at the event & enjoy a couple of hours of lively Christmas fun with your neighbours. The venue also has amenities, security and first aid onsite to make sure the evening is a blast for everyone in attendance. Join us for a fun, unforgettable community event!
the biggest, most beautiful community CHRISTMAS party you can go to
Have you ever wondered what Christmas would be like without Mariah Carey? I don’t like to. It seems wrong to even consider the month of December without her. Mariah is a true friend and has been since her first Christmas album in 1994.
Let the love and art of buying one another gifts return I say! Shopping for the perfect gift for our loved ones shouldn’t be a troublesome and choresome task, it should be a fun and exciting adventure. Well, that’s the way I see it at least! For me it’s not about choosing the most expensive gift or trendiest gadget around, but rather finding that one gift that will light up my loved ones faces with an everlasting joy. Here are a few of my favourite finds - unique, quirky and oh so charismatic… Happy Shopping friends!
"What a year 2016 has been… I would have to say that it has been a year of unpredictable outcomes. Whether you are an armchair political commentator or not, you would not have missed the events of Brexit and the US election. What was more newsworthy than the media hype leading up to the outcome was the actual result. "
Whether you’ll be celebrating this Christmas with friends gathered by the beach, snuggled up near a campfire roasting marshmallows or simply having a movie marathon with all your favourite Christmas movies… here are a few festive drink ideas to make your celebrations that little bit more special! Try one, try two...why not try them all!
Good food is the glue that holds life together. So we’ve got you all sorted this Summer: from the ultimate South American kitchen where you can grab a tasty bite with friends, to a gelato lover’s paradise, and finally to a little Hunter Valley gem to make your Saturday date night extra, extra special. Check out our list of Newcastle’s top 3 hotspots to visit this Summer;
Thinking of hosting your very own Christmas dinner party this year? Here are some ideas to help you create the ultimate Christmas dinner party menu! Beware… Your friends will be on your doorstep begging you for these recipes - the question is, will you be willing to share them!
Christmas is a time of joy and hope. A time where people can start again, forgive and be forgiven. It is a celebration of the birth of Jesus Christ and the hope that came into the world. A hope that brought a peace that we can all share and have in our hearts today. It is through Him that we have the ability to truly love our fellow man. I hope your Christmas this year is filled with the peace of Jesus Christ - whose love transcends every situation in our lives. In the words of Tiny Tim, “God bless us, everyone”!
DIY - How To Make A Soy Christmas Scented Candle: If you are in desperate need of a last minute gift idea, look no further I have the perfect solution for you! What better way is there to say “Merry Christmas!” than with a Christmas scented candle. For those who are not really a creative at heart, no need to fret this DIY gift idea is quick, simple and easy! You may just have all your friends and family relatives knocking on your door demanding to know your little secret...
How To Host An Unforgettable Christmas Dinner: Christmas is a special time of year that brings people together to celebrate the birth of Jesus Christ.
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