Santa Photos – Where To Go To See the Big Man in Red

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At some point or another, you’re probably going to snap your kids on the lap of a fuzzy ol’ Santa. Here is a list of local Santas sure to bring a smile (or tears!) to your kids’ faces! 


Top Ryde City Shopping Centre

His beard is real and his smile is huge – both adults and kids will just love the Top Ryde Santa! To avoid the queues this Christmas, on selected days and times you can do some extra shopping, grab a coffee or sit and wait in comfort with the use of their new buzzer system.

When: Saturday 17th November – Christmas Eve

Where: Ground Level, near Harris Scarf

For times and pricing visit the TRC website.



Macquarie Centre

Every child that visits Santa will receive a FREE Christmas plush toy.  Don’t fancy standing in line? Book online and skip the queue! View full price list and packages here.

When: Saturday 10th November – Christmas Eve

Where: Santa’s Wonderland, Level 1 outside Target





Rhodes Waterside

A whimsical setup and an awesome online booking system – what more could we mama’s need?  Book online HERE!

When: Saturday 10th November – Christmas Eve; Mon-Weds 11am – 4pm, Thurs 11am – 6pm, Fri – Sun 11am – 4pm

Where: Level 1 near Bing Lee

Special sessions will also be held for Sensory Santa, Pet and Corporate photo bookings. Find all the details here.



Birkenhead Point

When: Saturday 1st December – Christmas Eve from 10am – 4pm 

Where: Ground Floor, Opposite Coles





North Rocks

Avoid the chaos of Christmas by spending time with the adorable Santa’s at North Rocks Shopping Centre. The extra friendly elves are very accommodating and will do anything to get you the perfect photo.

Date: Saturday 17th November – Christmas Eve

Times: 10am – 4pm, Thursday’s 10am – 7pm

Location: Near Baker’s Delight




Carlingford Court

Where: Level 1 outside Connor and Forecast

When: Saturday 1st December – Christmas Eve from 11am – 4pm (7pm on Thursdays)



Westfield Parramatta

Bookings are recommended, however, Santa photography welcomes walk-ins. Click here to secure your spot

When: Saturday 10th November – Christmas Eve

Where: Level 2, Centre Court 



Chatswood Chase

Beat the queue and book your preferred session. Walk-ins are still accepted throughout the day. 

When: Saturday 17th November – Christmas Eve

Where: Centre Court, Lower Ground Level



Westfield Chatswood

Book your Santa photo time slot online and skip the queue. Walk-ins are welcome at any time, however, bookings are encouraged. Book now!

When: Saturday 10th November – Christmas Eve

Location: Event Space, Level 3 near Nandos




Experience the magic of a QVB Christmas with a visit to Santa and the Enchanted Garden. Online bookings are essential – click here to book your Santa photos

When: Saturday 4th November – Christmas Eve

Where: Level 2, Queen Victoria Building, 455 George Street, Sydney