Where to get Santa Photos on the Gold Coast 2018

Want to capture a magical moment with Santa this Christmas?

The jolly man in red has arrived on the Gold Coast and is ready to get snapped with locals at various locations around town.

Here is our pick of where to go to get your Christmas photos this year:


Pacific Fair
Where: Outside Myer on Ground Floor
When: Every day until Christmas
Why: Santa is at home in a gold sparkly pavilion that is teeming with Christmas trees wrapped in fairy lights and reindeers! Kids can mail a letter to the North Pole and every child that visits Santa will receive a free toy.
Cost: From $20.95
More Information: pacificfair.com.au/what-s-on/capture-your-special-moment-with-santa

Christmas at Pacific Fair

PHOTO: Supplied by Pacific Fair Shopping Centre

Westfield Helensvale
Where: Near Target
When: Everyday until Christmas
Why: Children can visit Santa and have their photo taken at the Christmas set. Each child that gets a photo taken will receive a wearable gift, either a cute reindeer or elf headband.
Cost: From $20.95
More Information: westfield.com.au/helensvale/events/santa-photos/9991

Westfield Coomera
Where: Centre Court
When: Everyday until Christmas
Why: Grab a photo with your family and the jolly man himself at his Christmas wonderland. Each child that gets a photo taken will receive a wearable gift, either a cute reindeer or elf headband.
Cost: From $20.95
More Information: westfield.com.au/coomera/event/1LOyj1Kp7aYWgsUMa8eyes/santa-photography-coomera

Christmas at Westfield Upper Coomera

PHOTO: Supplied by Pacific Fair Shopping Centre

The Pines
Where: Near Kmart
When: Everyday until Christmas
Why: Come and visit Santa and tell him what’s on your wish list for Christmas. Head along on a Thursday afternoon in December and you can get a free USB full of photos to share with loved ones.
Cost: Free on Thursday afternoons in December from 4pm-7pm, from $12 all other times.
More information: thepineselanora.com.au/photos-with-santa/

Robina Town Centre
Where: Near the cooking stage at The Kitchens
When: Everyday until Christmas
Why: Santa is located in an enchanted forest filled with furry forest friends and twinkling lights. There are interactive activities and surprise gifts for Santa’s youngest admirers as well.
Cost: From $20.95
More Information: robinatowncentre.com.au/play/events/santa-photos

Christmas at Robina Town Centre

PHOTO: Supplied by Robina Town Centre

Tweed City Shopping Centre
Where: Located near Best & Less
When: Every day until Christmas.
Why: Each child visiting Santa will receive a chocolate treat, plus there is a free gift with each photo package purchased.
More information: tweedcity.com.au/santas-time-table

The Strand Coolangatta
Where: Outside Nic Nax Discount Variety near Aldi
When: From November 28 until December 23
Why: Are you on the nice list? Visit Santa at The Strand and have your photo taken with him this Christmas!
Cost: From $20
More information: strandcoolangatta.com.au/whats-on/santa-photos

Stockland West Burleigh
When: From November 24 until Christmas
Why: Santa is kicking back in his beach shack for photos at Stockland West Burleigh, so it’s the perfect place for a beachy looking Christmas shot.
More Information: stockland.com.au/shopping-centres/centres/stockland-burleigh-heads/offers-and-events/events/promotional/santas-arrival-18

Australia Fair
Where: Ground Floor outside Coles.
When: From 26th November until Christmas
Why: Have a photos taken with the Jolly man in red and receive a FREE Penguin book. Don’t forget to bring along your Santa letters to drop in his mailbox.
Cost: From $10
More information: australiafair.com.au/whats-happening/santa-photos/

Tweed Mall
Where: Located near Best & Less
When: From December 1st until Christmas.
Why: Write a list and come and tell Santa what would add a little sparkle to your Christmas.
Cost: $5
More information: tweedmall.com.au/santa-5-photos-are-on-their-way/

Capri On Via Roma
Where: Santa will arrive by boat
When: Saturday 8 December from 9am-1pm
Why: Snap a selfie with man in red and then enjoy loads for free kids activities.
Cost: Free
More info: caprionviaroma.com.au/portfolio/christmasatcapri/

Surfers Paradise
Where: Cavill Mall
When: 13th-24th December
Why: Santa will be in boardies at his beach shack, and families can take selfies with him. He will be surrounded by quirky Christmas trees, roving carollers spreading cheer and more!
Cost: Free
More information: surfersparadise.com/whats-on/annual-events/christmas-in-surfers-paradise-2018