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Christmas carols in Sydney

Hark the herald angels sing, all around Sydney

Sydney Christmas Children’s Concert
Photograph; Katherine Griffiths
By Time Out editors |

Whether you want to hear classic Christmas carols performed by professionals or the best festive pop songs sung boy band style, these Christmas carol concerts, gigs and family-friendly events have it all. And who knows, Michale Bublé may have defrosted in time to scramble out of his cryogenic chamber and belt out a 'It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas.'

But before you settle in, take a tour of the best Christmas lights in Sydney, or visit one of these sparkling Christmas markets to fill stocking and your stores of Christmas lunch condiments.

Twinkle twinkle little Sydney

Sydney Hills Christmas Sky Show
Photograph: Morris McLennan
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The best Christmas lights in Sydney

There are some pockets of Sydney that go all out for Christmas and you'll always see a family or two on an adventure around local neighbourhoods to see the extravagant light displays outside people’s houses. 

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