• On Saturday 30Stationmaster’s Gallery will launch their “New Dimensions – Under, Over and Within” exhibition featuring Janene Overton, Sue Butler and Rikie Klaassen.   This will run until 1 December, open 7 days from 10am til 4pm and with an exhibition artist in attendance each Sunday.  Contact 8536 4263.
  • Angas Plains Estate are holding their Twilight Music series on Saturday 11 December featuring “The Embers” from 5-10pm.  Get together with friends to eat pizza and drink wine while being entertained! Bookings essential, $10 cover charge – www.angasplainswines.com.au or 8537 3159.
  • Kimbolton Wines’ Beats and Eats program features “Satay Partay” with live entertainment by “Strum” on Saturday 11 December from 5-9pm.  Contact 8537 3002.


  • Christmas in Strathalbyn – there is a whole room dedicated to Christmas at 20 High Street – check it out!
  • MOSHCC are holding a Christmas Lights Competition in Milang – decorate your home as part of their inaugural annual competition.  Entries close 10 December – just send an email to editor@milang.org.au with your name, address and phone number.  Judging will take place from 10-17 December.  Enquiries to 8537 0687.
  • Volunteers Needed!  If you have some time to donate to our wonderful community, Strathalbyn Visitor Information Centre (contact 1300 007 842) and the Strathalbyn Heritage Museum (contact 8536 2656) would both welcome enquiries from anyone interested in becoming part of their volunteer rosters.

1 – 19 December Mayor’s Best Dressed Shop Window

Keep an eye on local Alexandrina shop windows.
Participating businesses will create eye catching Christmas
light displays. Which one will be the Mayor’s favourite?
Winners announced on Council’s website and social media
on 22/12. Enjoy the window displays until the new year.

4 – 19 December 2021 Kiteboarding SA Wave State Titles
If there’s wind on a weekend, updates will be posted on
social media. Kiteboarding and kitesurfing are considered an
extreme sport and is one of the fastest growing sports in
Australia. This summer’s State Wave Titles spectators and
competitors will be treated to an amazing display of wave
riding, manoeuvres and tricks. The event will include the
best male and female riders from SA, including the current
state titleholders. Free entry.
Goolwa Beach.

10 December 5 pm – 8pm Strath Celebrates Christmas
Celebrate Christmas with the Strathalbyn community.
There will be plenty of Christmas themed activities, gifts and
music for all, including Christmas crafts, give aways and
activities for kids. Community activities and demonstrations
in the showground. Food and drink available.
Bookings essential via eventbrite.com.au This event is
Accessible and there will be a quiet space. Please advise if
you have any special requirements when booking tickets.
Strathalbyn Oval.

12 December Two sessions, 3pm – 6pm, 6.30pm – 9.30pm
Goolwa Christmas Concert

Enjoy carols, singing and entertainment from a cast of over 100
local entertainers, with the support of the Goolwa Concert Band.
Bring your own seats or picnic rug, as well as refreshments for
the night. Bookings essential eventbrite.com.au
Disability access, parking, and special needs area available.
Goolwa Oval Recreation Precinct.

17 December at 2pm Sinatra and Friends
It will be difficult not to sing along and tap your toes as
Lachlan Attard and Ben Waller bring the music of Frank
Sinatra to life. One of the most influential and popular artists
of the 20th century, it is almost impossible not to know at
least one of Frank Sinatra’s songs. He and his peers, such
as Gene Kelly and Bing Crosby, had an impact on music and
modern culture that can be heard in tunes by those who they
have inspired, including artists such as Michael Bublé and
Robbie Williams. All tickets $20 per person bookings
events.alexandrina.com.au or call 8555 7000.
Centenary Hall, Goolwa.