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December is packed full of great Christmas events. You might even get to meet Santa!


The Laidley Christmas Festival is on Friday 24 November in Patrick Street, Laidley with late night trading, markets, kids rides and of course, Santa! Visit the event calendar listing for more information.


The Lockyer Valley Mayoral Christmas Carols is on Saturday 25 November at the Gatton Shire Hall. The evening commences at 6.00pm with food and beverages, including a sausage sizzle/BBQ and coffee. For more information visit the event listing here


Forest Hill Christmas Festivities rolls into town again on Friday 8 December. The fun starts at 5.30pm with rides, food stalls and stage entertainment and the ham wheels start spinning from 6pm. For more information, click here.


The Gatton Christmas Carnival will be held on Friday 15 December in North Street, Gatton from 5.30pm - 9.30pm. Ride wristbands are still only $5 - check out a couple of new attractions/rides this year. Wristbands go on sale from 5pm at the marquee beside the stage - so you will be ready to ride from 5.30pm! Click here for the full stage program for the Gatton Christmas Carnival and for more information on the eventclick here.


Click here to download the list of Christmas events in the region for 2017.

Click here to download the 2017 Spirit of the Lockyer Christmas Lights and Decorations Competition entrants list.

Click here to download the 2017 Spirit of the Lockyer Christmas Lights and Decorations Winners list - available Wednesday 13 December 2017

Contact Us

Phone: +61 7 5466 3426
Fax: +61 7 5466 3450

Lockyer Valley Cultural Centre

34 Lake Apex Drive, Gatton 4343



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Visitor Centre

Lake Apex Visitor Information
Centre (Gatton)

Lockyer Valley Cultural Centre
34 Lake Apex Drive
Gatton QLD 4343

Phone: 07 5466 3426

Opening Hours:
Monday to Friday
8.30am - 5.00pm
Saturday and Sunday
8.30am - 4.30pm

We are closed Christmas Day,
Boxing Day and Good Friday.