Manningham Carols by Candlelight 2021

Crowd watching stage at 2017 Carols by Candleight Manningham

Event details

267 George Street
Ruffey Lake Park
Doncaster VIC 3108


Be part of Manningham’s largest Christmas celebration.

Following last year’s cancellation due to COVID-19, we’re bringing back this much loved community event in 2021, along with legendary Australian entertainer, Rhonda Burchmore and of course, Santa.  

This iconic community celebration will include a concert performance and fireworks finale under the stars at Ruffey Lake Park.

Date: Friday 10 December 2021
Time: 6.00pm to 10.00pm (gates open from 4.00pm)
Location: Ruffey Lake Park, George Street, Doncaster

The event is free to attend however this year, all patrons must pre-register their attendance

Numbers will be limited in line with our COVID Safe Plan. All ticket holders must comply with the conditions of entry.





What will Carols look like under COVID safe conditions

This year’s Carols by Candlelight will go ahead under strict COVID safe conditions. 

Event capacity will be limited and all attendees will need to register for a free ticket before the event. 

All attendees aged 12 years and two months will need to provide proof of full vaccination and check in via QR code upon entry. The event area will be fenced and monitored throughout the evening.

A limited number of performers will be allowed on stage at any given time and food trucks will be spaced out. Unfortunately, there will be no Kids Zone this year. 

COVID marshalls will be on site to ensure appropriate social distancing. 


More Information

For further information, please contact the Business and Events team on 9840 9333 or email

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