Yarraville Christmas Carols
- Published: 24 December 2013
Saturday the 21st of December was the 20th annual Christmas carols at Yarraville Gardens.
David Palmer charter member of our club and his father Ron Palmer from Rotary club of West Footscray have been the main organisers of this wonderful community vent over the last 20 years. All the performers at the carols generously volunteer their time to perform with artists such as Margaret Haggart, Footscray Yarraville City band, Footscray SIngs Chor, Willin Wimmin, the Choir and other great performers. MCs of the event have been William McInnes and Kevin Harrington.
Financial support for the event comes from Maribyrnong city council, Bendigo Bank, the Yarraville club, Dimmeys Forges and The Rotary clubs of Yarraville and West Footscray.
Two and a haf hours of Christmas singing followed by a spectular fireworks displays brings crowds of thousands of people together to enjoy some christmas spirit.
The Rotary club of Yarraville also uses this event to fundraising for its community projects by cooking a selling sausages.
The Yarraville Rotary Club is dedicated to being involved in the community by making a difference in the lives of people through events, fundraisers and community involvement.
If you are interested in joining the Yarraville Rotary club as a member please contact us.