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Communities will again have plenty of ways to celebrate the festive season in the Longreach Regional Council area this year. 

Concerts, Christmas lights, and community celebrations will take place in each of our four communities starting with the Di Scott Memorial and Ilfracombe Christmas Tree on Saturday 27 November.

The Longreach Community Christmas Concert is also back in Edkins Park this year on Thursday 2 December with performances by Longreach State School, Longreach Town Band, Longreach School of Dance, Magician Glen, and more.

Longreach Churches Together will host its Carols event for the faithful on Sunday 5 December in Edkins Park. 

The Yaraka Christmas Tree will take place on 11 December, and Isisford has its celebration in Whitman’s Memorial Park on Christmas Eve. 

Also making a return this year is Council’s Christmas Lights Competition with entries open in four categories: Business; Residential; Street or Block; and, Rural Property Mailbox or Sign. Entries close Friday 3 December.

Christmas lights comp

Download Our Christmas Light Entry Form Here

A not-so-silent Night 2021

Colouring in Competition 2021