Pelican Waters Carols By Candlelight

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  • Location: Grounds of Caloundra City School, Pelican Waters 4551 Queensland

Pelican Waters Carols by Candlelight is a wonderful celebration of Christmas for Pelican Waters and the surrounding communities.

This year the event will be held on Saturday 5th December and will again be hosted by Caloundra City School, Pelican Waters Boulevarde, Pelican Waters.

Bring a rug or a chair for a great family night. There will be a variety of food stalls, pony rides, face painting, glow sticks & more.

This year's talent line up includes a host of local and national entertainers including Angus McLaren (Nathan Rafter - Packed to the Rafters) & Tessa James (Nicole Franklin -- Home and Away)

Pelican Waters Carols By Candlelight
05 December 2009
Grounds of Caloundra City School, Pelican Waters

Event Lineup:
4 - 6 pm Pre Show entertainment
Hosted by Fyona Smith -- MixFm announcer
Great music, giveaways, information and announcements
5.30pm Silly Billies live on stage
6pm Main Concert
7.30pm Santa's arrival
8.30pm Announcement of Mega Christmas Raffle winners

Charity:     The Sunshine Coast Community Hospice
Cost:     Gold Coin donation

Thank you to our Sponsors
The event would not be possible without the generous support of our many sponsors. Particular thanks go to our major sponsors: Chanel 7 & Caloundra RSL.

Help us to support an important local charity
Every year a local charity benefits from the Pelican Waters Christmas Carols event.
A gold coin donation is requested on arrival, collection tins will also be circulating. This year all of the money collected in the tins will be given direct to The Sunshine Coast Community Hospice.
Mega Christmas Raffle tickets on sale -- 15 prizes plus bonus prize Winners announced from stage at 8.30pm directly after concert.

Carols by Candelight Performers 2009

92.7 MixFM Fyona Smith on stage for Pre-Show Entertainment 4 - 6pm
The talented Fyona  is 92.7FM's afternoon announcer from 4 - 6pm. Fyona will be hosting the pre-show entertainment and singing in the main concert and finale.

Rob Brough -- MC Main Concert Co-Hosts
Rob Brough from Channel 7 Local News will be the main MC for the evening assisted by television stars Angus McLaren (Nathan Rafter - Packed to the Rafters) & Tessa James (Nicole Franklin -- Home and Away) .

Brisbane Excelsior Band
2005, 2006, 2007, 2008 Australian Champions
2207, 2008 New Zealand Champions
'A' Grade Queensland Band and the only band to have successfully won four Australian National Championship titles and two New Zealand National Championships consecutively under the Musical Directorship of Howard Taylor.

Oriana Concert Choir
Founded in November 2005 by Musical Director Daniel Pamenter-Calder the Oriana Concert Choir is an auditioned choir of 50 members who were awarded Queensland Champion Choir status in April 2009.

In the spirit of Il Divo four of Australia's most talented performers have come together to perform dynamic and moving renditions of some of the worlds most popular 'cross-over' classics.
Pop Opera style and with performances in 23 countries Figaro regularly bring audiences to their feet with standing ovations.
Figaro recently toured Australia for the launch of both Lexus and Mercedes Benz luxury vehicles.

Chelsea Gibb
Star of many Australian stage shows including Chicago and made her film debut in George of the Jungle 2 and the Australian film Josh Jarman. Guest TV appearances on Good Morning Australia, All Saints and Sale of the Century to name just a few, Chelsea will sing 2 Christmas Songs.

Fyona Smith
Very talented radio announcer from 92.7MixFM who will be singing a wonderful Christmas Classic.

Ashlee McKinnon
Very talented local singer who has studied opera in Italy, Ashlee has been singing since the age of 13 and has completed her Bachelor of Music in Performance at the Queensland Conservatorium.

Caloundra City School Choir performing excerpts from Conundrum Musical
Members of Junior and Senior Choirs perform excerpts from Conundrum, a very successful musical performed at the Events Centre earlier in the year, followed by a very popular Christmas song.

Sunshine Dance Centre
Directed by Carman Olley this group of talented young singers and dancers have performed at the 2007 and 2008 Carols and will be returning this year to perform some wonderful Christmas routines.

Sunshine Coast Performing Arts Centre (SCPAC)
SCPAC boasts over 370 students and has become the leader in performing arts education on the Sunshine Coast offering classes in all aspects of dance, song and performing arts.

Silly Billies
Kids spectacular live interactive comedy variety show for kids, with sing-a-long and dance- along fun. Lots of characters and costumes.

Tubby the Robot
Spectacular walking, talking robot, Tubby is one of Australia's premier character acts.

Elvin and Melvin
Character Christmas Elves, causing mayhem and laughter.

Will of course be making an appearance to wish everyone a Very Happy Christmas.

Caloundra City Private School :
Pelican Waters Boulevarde, Pelican Waters
07 5437 5800
07 5492 3038
Caloundra City Private School

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Grounds of Caloundra City School, Pelican Waters

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