Father Christmas 2016

Adelaide welcomes Father Christmas

Father Christmas has arrived in Adelaide amid much fanfare, colour and fun for the start of the 2016 festive season in South Australia.

New float Snow Dome, by Jason Crowell Photographics

The Pageant comes to town tomorrow

The streets of Adelaide will signal the arrival of Christmas, as the Credit Union Christmas Pageant spreads festive cheer throughout the city tomorrow.

2016 Royals Queen Elyse and King Ben

2016 Royal Family: Introducing Queen Elyse and King Ben

Meet the 2016 Royal Family, including Queen Elyse and King Ben.

The Nutcracker Christmas Ballet

A World of Magic and Wonder at this year's Credit Union Christmas Pageant

Christmas has come early with the official launch of the Credit Union Christmas Pageant today.

2015 Credit Union Christmas Pageant Royal Family

Royal Family Recruitment Open: apply now

For the first time in 20 years, perhaps even in the history of the event, every day South Australians can apply to be considered as a member of the 2016 Credit Union Christmas Pageant Royal Family.

Jolly and Jingles

Credit Unions continue Pageant sponsorship

The credit unions – including People’s Choice Credit Union, Beyond Bank, Credit Union SA and Police Credit Union – will extend their naming rights sponsorship of the Credit Union Christmas Pageant for the next three years (2016, 2017, 2018 events) it has been announced today.

Clown - 2015 Credit Union Christmas Pageant.

Take home the magic of the Christmas Pageant on DVD

All the magic of the 2015 Credit Union Christmas Pageant can be seen on a DVD of this year’s event on sale from today.

Father Christmas arrives in Adelaide

Father Christmas has arrived in Adelaide

Father Christmas has arrived in Adelaide for the start of the festive season, with more than 340,000 people lining the streets to welcome him to town.

Ye Olde Pageant Tram

Credit Unions celebrate 20 years of Pageant partnership

Thousands of South Australians are expected to line the streets today for the 2015 Credit Union Christmas Pageant, as the credit unions celebrate 20 years of sponsorship of the iconic event.