Christmas festivities at the Port Arthur Historic Site

December 18, 2007


The festive season will be marked by a range of traditional community events, and the Historic Site will open on Christmas Day.

Carols by Candlelight
Sunday 23rd December 8.30pm
Organised by the Church of Christ

Site open Christmas Day
25 December, from 10am
The Port Arthur Historic Site will open this Christmas Day. Not all historic buildings will be open, tours will be limited and no harbour cruises, Point Puer or Isle of the Dead tours will be available. The Port Café and Gift Shop will be open. Half-price entry applies for the day. A wonderful option for a Christmas Day picnic.

Catholic Mass on Christmas Day
25 December, 9.30am
Convict Church (or St David’s Church in event of rain).
All welcome

Boxing Day Sports
26 December
The Site will again host the traditional Boxing Day wood chop event.