Your 2020 Christmas shopping planner at Westfield Southland

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Your 2020 Christmas shopping planner at Westfield Southland

It’s that time of year – the presents, the pav and the jolly Christmas carols are out in full force. While we can all agree that this year has been unlike any other, we are committed to making sure your Christmas experience is safe and magical. From visits with Santa to events for the whole family – we’ll be reimagining some of our much-loved Christmas experiences for all to enjoy.
Read on for your ultimate guide to Christmas at Westfield Southland.

We’re open longer

Plan ahead and shop at a time that suits you. We’re open longer in the lead up to Christmas. See our opening hours here >

Say cheese

After a year like no other, we could all use another reason to smile – and a photo with Santa is the perfect opportunity.

Santa photography
While things will be a little different in our Santa photography sessions, our team will be working hard to make sure the moment is as magical as ever. We strongly recommend booking online to secure your spot – walk-in slots will be limited.

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Sensitive Santa photography
This Christmas, everyone gets their time with Santa. We’re offering a Sensitive Santa experience so families can visit our Christmas wonderland and have their photo taken in a relaxed environment, tailored to children with sensory challenges.

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Pet photography
Make it a very furry Christmas! Don't miss out on the chance to get a Santa photo with the whole family - two, four or even eight-legged family members included.

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Westfield Plus members get more

Great news for our Westfield Plus members – purchase the Santa's Gift Pack and you’ll receive a second free digital photo, valued at $8.95. To redeem, simply show your member card inside the app at the Santa Photography set before your session.
Not a member yet? Download the Westfield Plus App today to unlock exclusive member benefits from the palm of your hand here >


What's happening

Discover what's happening at Westfield Southland this Christmas.

Reindeer Rescue
Santa's elves need your help! Santa’s reindeers have gone missing and are on the loose. Rescue all nine mischievous reindeer hidden around the centre by Christmas Eve in our augmented reality Reindeer Rescue adventure.

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Wall of Gratitude
Westfield Southland is inviting you to take a minute to give thanks and acknowledge the kindness of the people you're grateful for on our Westfield Wall of Gratitude message wall. For every message posted, Westfield will donate $1 to Lifeline to support the amazing work they do.

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Car wash
No time to wash your car? Drop your car off at Star Car Wash located off Chesterville Road, Icon Hand Car Wash located off Chesterville Road or Wash n Shop located off Bay Road and the team will have your car freshly washed and ready to go when you've finished your shopping.


Visiting with kids

For the parents out there, we want to make your visit that little bit easier this festive season. Make a pit-stop at one of our parents’ rooms located on Level 1 near Bakers Delight, Level 2 near Village, Level 2 opposite Jo Mercer, Level 3 near the Food Court and Level 1 near Commonweath Bank.

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Need help navigating the centre?

Looking for a specific store or have a question? Visit our friendly concierge team on level 1 near Kmart, or on level 2 near Toyworld or call them on 03 9582 5600 and they will be able to point you in the right direction.


Refresh and refuel

Spending the day out and want a great place for breakfast, brunch, lunch or dinner? Keep your energy levels up with:
A soul warming caffeine kick from:
Cafe Galiano
Degani
Fairfax Coffee Project

A tasty treat from:
Donut King
Ferguson Plarre Bakehouse
Frozen by a Thousand Blessings

A lunch-stop at:
Salsa's Fresh Mex Grill
Dumpling Chef
Babalu's

An arvo pick-me-up from:
Boost Juice
Chatime
Teaser Tea

Dinner at:
Nando's
Laksa King
Gami Chicken & Beer

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