Christmas in Blue Mountains


These Christmas-style celebrations between June and August are held in hotels and restaurants across the region. While you can't expect snow and reindeer, it's as wintry as things get in this part of Australia.
Cultural in Leura

Leura Gardens Festival

Green-thumbed tourists flock to Leura during a week in early October, when over a dozen private gardens are open to the public.
Fair in Blue Mountains

Winter Magic Festival

This one-day festival, held at the winter solstice in June, sees Katoomba's main street taken over by market stalls, costumed locals and performances.