What’s On this Festive Season

See what’s on this Christmas at Armada Dandenong Plaza and join in on the festive fun!


Write a letter to Santa

Simply place your letter in Santa’s Mailbox on Level 2, near Daiso, along with your details (Full Name & Address) and we will mail it to the North Pole!

Santa will be replying to all the letters he receives.

Santa’s Mailbox will be available until Sunday 12 December.


WIN 1 of 3 $1,000 Gift Cards to shop this Christmas!*
Monday 29 November – Sunday 19 December 2021

This festive season, we are giving you the chance to win 1 of 3 $1,000 Armada Dandenong Plaza Gift Cards!!

All you have to do is:

1.)  Visit any two stores at Armada Dandenong Plaza

2.) Spend $50 or more, in one transaction, at each of the two stores

3.) Click here to enter!

1x winner will be announced on Monday 6, Monday 13 and Monday 20 December – Happy shopping and good luck!

*Terms & Conditions apply. To view these, please click here.



Take a snap with Santa!
Level 2, near Daiso
Saturday 11 – Friday 24 December 2021

Bring your own camera to take a selfie with Santa or let our cheeky Elf take one for you!

View our Santa Photography hours below and book ahead for your Santa photo.

Plus, help us support The Salvation Army by giving a gold coin donation upon visiting Santa.

Saturday 11 – Sunday 12 December
11am – 3pm

Monday 13 – Wednesday 15 December
11am – 2pm

Thursday 16 – Friday 17 December
4pm – 7pm

Saturday 18 – Sunday 19 December
11am – 3pm

Monday 20 – Wednesday 22 December
11am – 2pm

Thursday 23 December
4pm – 7pm

Friday 24 December
11am – 2pm

To ensure the safety of all our customers and visitors from the North Pole, Santa Photography will look a little different this year.
Customers will be required to please scan the QR Code available at Santa’s throne prior to entering. Santa will also be seated 1.5m away from families this year, so we recommend landscape styled photos. 


Extended Christmas Trading Hours

We are open longer for your convenience this Christmas!

Click on the image below to see our extended Christmas Trading Hours.


See our festive characters!

Come and take a photo with our festive characters who will be roaming the Centre from 11am – 2pm on Level 2!

Mrs Claus & Frosty the Snowman
Saturday 11 December

Saturday 18 December

Gingerbread Man
Thursday 23 December


Top Gift ideas

Struggling to find that perfect gift? We are featuring Christmas Top Gift Ideas daily on our Facebook page!

Click on the image below to follow us today, and get inspiration for gift ideas as well as retailer specials this Christmas. 


Recipe of the Month

See our recipe of the month to get some cooking inspiration for your festive meals this Christmas!

Plus, you can get all your recipe ingredients from our Fresh Food Market on Level 3. Shop quality Fresh Food at:

Click on the image below to view our Recipe of the Month.


Coffee with a Cop
Tuesday 14 December
Level 2, Food Court, 10.30am – 11.30am

Have a conversation with your local Police officers over a coffee on us!
Our Coffee with a Cop event will be held in the Level 2, Food Court with free coffees provided by Muffin Break.


We are OPEN on New Year’s Day!

That’s right, we are open for your convenience this New Year’s Day, Saturday 1 January 2022 from 12pm – 5pm!


Public Holiday Trading Hours

We are open for your convenience on these upcoming Public Holidays:

Christmas Day Public Holiday*
Monday 27 December
10am – 5pm

Boxing Day Public Holiday**
Tuesday 28 December

New Year’s Day
Saturday 1 January 2022
12pm – 5pm

New Year’s Day Public Holiday
Monday 3 January 2022
10am – 5pm

*Please note, the Centre is closed on Christmas Day, Friday 24 December.
**The Centre will trade on normal hours on Boxing Day, Saturday 26 December, 9am – 5pm.

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