Christmas services 2019

November 25, 2019

Please find a list of some Christmas services available in the area this year. As many of the services are still confirming the details of their services, we suggest you call or check their websites to confirm. Please also check our Facebook page for our most up to date information.



Ryde Salvation Army – Free Christmas Lunch

Sunday 15 December 2019, 11:30am – 2:30pm

Ryde Civic Hall Central, 1 Devlin St, Ryde NSW 2112

RSVP necessary >> Call 0410 367 971 or email rydesalvoschristmas@gmail.com


Potters House Christian Church Hornsby

Saturday 14 December 2019 – Christmas in the Park

Wednesday 25 December 2019 – Christmas service

71 Hunter Street, Hornsby NSW 2077

T: 0409 911 006


The Link Church Carols By The Lake

21 December 2019, 7pm 

Lakeside Park North Narrabeen 

T: 9999 0475


Uniting Church Exodus Foundation 

Wednesday 25 December 2019 – Free Christmas hamper, meal and present on Christmas Day

180 Liverpool Rd, Ashfield NSW 2131

Please confirm the above by calling Exodus or visiting their website: exodusfoundation.org.au T: 8752 4600


C3 Church Carlingford

Sunday 8 December 2019, 5pm – Carols in the Park carolsinthepark.mystrikingly.com

Boronia Park, Epping

Plus, services on Christmas Eve at 11pm and Christmas Morning at 9:30am at Carlingford High School, North Rocks Rd, Carlingford

c3carlingford.org.au T: 9875 0300


One1Seven Church

Wednesday 25 December 2019 – Church lunch for tenants who live in the Waterloo, Redfern and Surry Hills area and attend the 9am service. 

Free Christmas hampers for tenants in the Waterloo, Redfern and Surry Hills area who book with chaplain Geoff Miles during the times: 10-3pm Wednesdays and 5:30-6:30pm Fridays in December only. Tenants will have to show pension cards for these free services otherwise a small donation will be required. 

9 Ogden Lane Redfern

T: 9698 9497



Christmas hampers

  • Hornsby Salvation Army – providing Christmas meals and hampers. T: 9477 1133
  • Manly Salvation Army – providing Christmas meals and hampers. T: 9977 1304
  • Ryde Salvation Army – free hamper and kids toys/gifts available in Macquarie Park. T: 9887 1147 M: 0424 832 772 Email: ryde.christmas@aue.salvationarmy.org www.salvos.org.au/ryde



Crisis Support

The holiday season can be challenging. If you, or someone you know, needs support, here are some useful numbers.

·       Lifeline – 13 11 14

·       Domestic Violence Line – 1800 65 64 63

·       Kids Helpline (5 – 25yo) – 1800 551 800

·       Mental Health Line – 1800 011 511

·       Beyond Blue – 1300 22 4636, and at https://www.beyondblue.org.au/

·       Financial Counselling Helpline – 1800 007 007 (9:30am – 4:00pm, Monday to Friday)

In an emergency call Triple Zero (000)