Book Your Santa Photo

Visit Santa in his new Magical Castle!

Santa has a new home on Level 1 Crown, near Michael Hill. 
Bookings are required, so make sure you get in early - there's even a chance to win $500 worth of Toys if you book your photo with Santa in November! Please follow the links below to book.

COVID Safe Santa Photos:
We have a COVID Safe Santa experience so you can relax and enjoy your magical moment! 

  • We are only taking online bookings, to manage session times and avoid long queues.
  • All customers over 16 years of age who attend Santa Photo bookings must provide proof of COVID-19 vaccination or a signed medical exemption. Santa and photography set staff are all vaccinated.
  • 1.5m social distancing will be in place between visitors and Santa to keep everyone safe.
  • Based on current NSW Government Legislation, masks are mandated for everyone over the age of 12 years. Masks can however be removed once seated to capture the perfect smile. Mask wearing by Santa will be at their personal discretion, with removal only for the period of photography.  
  • Due to social distancing there is a maximum of 6 person families permitted per booking.
  • No cash payments accepted. Tap & go will be available on the day for additional purchases of merchandise and ad-on items.
  • Set cleaning and sanitisation will take place between photos.
  • Visitors will need to be temperature checked on arrival and use hand sanitiser before and after their session.


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Due to social distancing kids and families will not be able to share a chair with Santa this year, but don't worry, we've come up with creative ideas that will make the experience and photo as magical as ever!

Feel free to bring along your own costumes and props to create your own unique and special moment with Santa.


FAQs

Do I need to book my Santa Photography Session? 
This year, you'll need to pre-book your session to make sure Santa knows you're coming! There won't be any walk-in sessions available.

What are the times for Santa Photography?
Santa arrives on Saturday 13 November and will be here until Christmas eve, times vary each day. Visit our website for available bookings.

What time should I arrive for my booking?
Please allow for arrival time of 5 minutes prior to your booking.

Where is Santa located?  
Santa’s new set is located on level 1, Crown Building between Prouds and Michael Hill.

Is there a maximum number of people per booking?
Yes, due to social distancing there is a maximum of 6 person families permitted per booking.

Is the Santa Set COVID Safe?
Yes! To keep all of our community and Santa safe, measures have been put in place this year. These include: sanitising upon entry, remaining 1.5m from Santa at all times, cleaning between each booking and all staff have been trained in COVID Safe practices. 

Is the Santa Set wheel chair friendly?
Yes. The set is wheel chair accessible

Where should I park for Santa Photography?
The best parking available is in the P2 car park located off Market Street (just past the Police Station).

Can I still get my Santa Photography if I am late, or miss my session?
We cannot guarantee to fit you into a time close by to your session, however will do our best to accommodate.

Can I re-schedule my appointment?
If you are unable to make your appointment you can reschedule by clicking on the link in your confirmation email.

Opening hours
REGULAR TRADING HOURS
Mon - 9am - 5.30pm
Tue - 9am - 5.30pm
Wed - 9am - 5.30pm
Thu - 9am - 9pm
Fri - 9am - 5.30pm
Sat - 9am - 4pm
Sun - 10am - 4pm
Location
Wollongong Central
200 Crown Street
Wollongong NSW 2500
Phone: 02 4228 5999