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BARKING MAD FOR X-MAS: Alfie Argus is getting excited for this month's Christmas festivities.
BARKING MAD FOR X-MAS: Alfie Argus is getting excited for this month's Christmas festivities.

Today, Dec 1 2017, marks the first day of summer and the countdown to Christmas day! From carols to Santa surfing, fireworks, music and food, this year’s Christmas buzz is being felt right across the community and we want you to share it with us! 

There’s a month full of festivities planned this December! Markets at Kempsey, Gladstone, Stuarts Point, Crescent Head and Horseshoe Bay will feature local products perfect for last minute Christmas presents and stocking fillers as well as a range of delicious food and treats for the Christmas table.

KEMPSEY CBD SHINES: The Kempsey Christmas tree.

KEMPSEY CBD SHINES: The Kempsey Christmas tree.

There will be Christmas carols in Frederickton on December 12 with Kempsey carols kicking off on December 16.

Christmas Eve will see a number of surfing Santas tear up the beach at Crescent Head while the annual Hat Head Trig Marathon will have contestants working up a sweat on Boxing Day.

December Christmas highlights

December Christmas highlights

Decking your halls?

Be sure to send us your Christmas tree photos from this year’s festivities! Click on the ‘Send us your news’ tab on our site or email: larissa.waterson@fairfaxmedia.com.au with your jolly snaps.

Meanwhile, get in the spirit with these photos from 2016 of the Christmas trees that lit up homes on the Mid North Coast.