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Lord Mayor’s Christmas Carols 2020 [Brisbane]

Lord Mayor's Christmas Carols 2020 [Brisbane]

Ticketing Information



Saturday December 5, 2020 - 4:00 PM


Riverstage, City Botanic Gardens
59 Gardens Point Road
Brisbane, Queensland 4000



Michelle Ashley & Mike Webb

Language/ Cultural Consultant:


About the Show

The event is booked out, so if you have tickets to the LIVE event, then you will see interpretrs on the screen. Have fun!

Come along to the annual Lord Mayor’s Christmas Carols at Riverstage, City Botanic Gardens on Saturday 5 December 2020.

The free carols event will host a variety of Australia’s most renowned singers and entertainers as they ignite the big stage in this joyous and magical celebration of Christmas.

If you have secured a ticket to attend this year’s carols event, please view the Conditions of Entry and venue information for Riverstage.

Entry will be through Gate 1 and Gate 2. Please refer to your ticket for gate details. All patrons must have their tickets ready to be scanned upon entry. Any patron without a valid ticket will not be permitted to enter the venue.

Please note that picnic blankets and lawn chairs will not be allowed this year. Due to COVID-19 regulations, all patrons will be allocated a specific seat. Alcohol will not be permitted to be brought into the event as there will be a bar on-site. There will also be no Overflow Area for the 2020 carols event.

Riverstage is an outdoor amphitheatre. If rain or bad weather occurs, the show will proceed, unless deemed unsafe to do so. Please check weather conditions on the day and dress appropriately. For cancellation announcements, visit Council’s Facebook page or listen to 96.5FM.

Program schedule

  • 4pm – Gates open
  • 5-6pm – Children’s Christmas Spectacular
  • 6-6.30pm – Pre-show entertainment
  • 7pm – Carols concert start
  • 9pm – Approximate finish

Please check back here on Saturday 5 December 2020 at 5pm for the live streaming event of the Lord Mayor’s Christmas  Carols.

If you miss out on securing a ticket to the Carols event, you can watch the live stream available on the Visit Brisbane website starting at 5pm.

Concert Live Streaming Link –




Channel 9 Broadcasts: (not Auslan interpreted)
CH 9 Queensland Saturday 5 December 7pm (live segments)
CH 9 Queensland Saturday 19 December 4pm (1 hour of concert highlights)
CH 9 National Saturday 25 December 6am (1 hour of concert highlights)
Concert Live Web Stream Saturday 5 December 7-9pm (full carols concert)