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December Events in River Country

Reconnect with loved ones and get into the festive spirit this December in River Country.
From pop up lighting displays, community events, markets and Christmas raffles there is something for the whole family to enjoy.

Pop Up Lighting Trail Experience River Country’s Pop Up Lighting Trail

Get out and about this December and experience River country’s pop up lighting trail. From 4 December 2020 – 3 January 2021 8 locations across River Country will be illuminated in an array of festive colours, projections, and larger than life festive decorations.

From lit up boardwalks, giants wreaths and stars don’t miss this one time event!

Locations include:

  • Riverside Park, Barham
  • Koraleigh Recreation Reserve, Koraleigh
  • Soldiers Memorial Gardens, Mathoura
  • Kerrabee Soundshell, Moama
  • The Triangle, Moulamein
  • Murray Downs RFS Shed, Murray Downs
  • Mensforth Park, Tooleybuc
  • Playground Park, Wakool

For more information on the Pop Up Lighting Trail click here


Cadell Farmers Markets
Where: Cadell Park Cobb Highway, Mathoura
When: 30 December 2020, 9am -1pm.
Celebrating local produce at the first Cadells Farmers Market This December. Stalls include local wines, fruit and veg, baked goods, jams and preserves, plants and jewellery.

Echuca Farmers Market
Where: Aquatic reserve, Echuca
When: 1st and 3rd Saturday of each month
The Echuca Farmers market is back at a new location!
Their Christmas market will be held on 19th December, with a selection of local goodies to browse.

Echuca Moama Market
Where: Kerrabee Soundshell, Moama
When: 13th and 27th December 2020
A selection of various items including fresh produces, clothing, Bric a Brac and homemade goods.

Swan Hill Christmas Twilight Market
Where: Riverside Park, Swan Hill
When: 22 December 2020 from 3pm
Celebrate Christmas with an array of fresh produce, specialty stalls, handmade gifts, live music, children's activities and family fun.

Christmas Raffles

Rich River Golf Club- Mega Christmas Toy Raffle
Where: Rich River Golf Club, Twenty Four Lane Moama
When: 9 December 2020, Tickets on sale from 6pm, draw from 8pm
Over 30 toys to be won in and toys for all ages.
More information here

Murray Downs Golf Club
Where: Rich River Golf and Country Club, Murray Downs Drive Murray Downs
When: Sunday 13th and Wednesday 16th December
To Celebrate Christmas Murray Downs is hosting two raffle draws. With over $10,000 worth of prizes to be won over the 2 nights.
More information here

Burraboi Public School P & C Christmas Raffle
Where: Wakool Services Club, 39 Flinders Street Wakool
When: 17th December from 8pm
Burraboi Public School P & C will be hosting their Christmas Raffle at the Wakool Services Club.
Prizes include an Engel Ice Box, Husqvarna Chainsaw, a selection of children's toys and local produce.
More information here

Where: CluBarham, 6 -8 Niemur Street Barham
When: Thursday 10th December and 17th December, tickets on sale from 6pm, draw from 8.30pm
Hamsarama has hit CluBarham with two nights of Ham giveaways and Christmas hampers.
30 Hams plus 5 Christmas hampers to be won each night.
More information here

Crazy-Z-Christmas Seafood Raffle
Where: CluBarham, 6 - 8 Niemur Street Barham
When: 12 December and 19 December 2020, tickets on sale from 6pm, draw from 8pm
Christmas Seafood Raffle. $1000 total value to be won each draw night.
More information here

Pool Raffle
Where: Moulamein Bowling Club, Endeavour Drive Moulamein
When: 10 December 2020
1st prize is a huge inflatable unicorn and two water guns; 2nd prize is an inflatable extra large ball and water lounge. Great gift ideas for Christmas
More information here

Adults Christmas Bingo
Where: Moulamein Bowling Club, Endeavour Drive Moulamein
When: 16 December 2020 at 7pm
Prizes includes a selection of meats.
More information here

Tooleybuc Sporting Club
Where: Tooleybuc Sporting Club Club,1 Lockhart Road Tooleybuc
When: 12th December 2020 from 6.30pm
Join the Tooleybuc Sporting Club for their annual Christmas raffle with over $6000 worth of prizes to be won and Santa will also be coming for a visit.
More information here


Wakool Christmas in the Park
Where: Playground Park Wakool
When: December 12 2020 at 5.00pm
More information here

Morrisons Winery Twilight Sessions
Where: Morrisons Riverview Restaurant and Winery
When: December 12 2020 from 5.30pm
Enjoy live music from local artist Madi Colville playing from 5:30pm - 8:30pm.
Dinner sittings are from 5:30pm - 7pm.
More information here

Grand opening and Christmas breakup
Where: Moulamein Lawn Tennis Club
When: December 13 2020 from 11am
BBQ lunch and social Hit of Tennis to follow.
More information here

New Years Eve Celebrations – 31st December 2020

Moulamein Bowling Club
Kids jumping castle and entertainment from 6pm
Live music on the bowling green from ‘Seven Car Pileup’
Mmore information here

Dance your way into 2021 at CluBarham with live music from ‘What’s Next’ playing from 7.45pm
More information here

Rich River Golf Club
New Year’s Eve Celebration from 6.00pm

  • Midnight Fireworks Spectacular
  • Live Music from Jessica Lorraine & Catch 22
  • Food & Drinks (no BYO)
  • BYO Picnic Rugs/Chairs
  • 18+ Event
  • Tickets $20pp (strictly limited)
    More information here