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November 2019
Photos With Santa

November 9th – QueensPlaza, Elizabeth Street, Adelaide Central Plaza, Bourke Street Mall

November 16th – Chadstone

November 23rd – Robina Town Centre, Kotara, Wollongong Central, Canberra Centre

November 30th – Hay Street Mall, Chatswood Chase, Burwood, Wellington

Create precious memories with Santa instore this Christmas season. To start your Christmas journey, simply book a time online or come into store and leave your details with Santa’s Elves.

Santa photo pricing available here:
New Zealand

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From November 6th, 2019
Instore Personalisation

What better way to show you care this Christmas than with a thoughtful, personalised present? Discover our unrivalled selection of bespoke gifts, available to be personalised instore at select David Jones locations.


Country Road x Echidna Sewing
WHAT: Enjoy personalisation on a selected ranged of towels, Heritage collection and babywear.
WHEN: From 6th November
WHERE: Market St

Yves Saint Laurent Lipstick Engraving
WHAT: Personalise a Yves Saint Laurent lipstick with a message or monogram. Complimentary when you purchase an Yves Saint Laurent lipstick.
WHEN: Always available.
WHERE: Elizabeth Street

Jo Malone Engraving
WHAT: Enjoy personalisation on selected Jo Malone products this Christmas.
WHEN: From 11th December
WHERE: Elizabeth Street

Waterford Personalisation
WHAT: Spend $250 on any Waterford item in store to receive free personalisation this Christmas. Personalised items will be delivered to your selected address.
WHEN: From 18th December
WHERE: Market Street


Country Road Personalisation Station
WHAT: Enjoy personalised embroidery on selected totes, tees, towels, Heritage collection and babywear.
WHEN: From 6th November
WHERE: Bourke St

MIMCO Glamper Van Personalisation
WHAT: Step inside MIMCO’s very own Glamper Van for a personalised shopping experience.
WHEN: From 2nd December
WHERE: Bourke St


The Daily Edited
WHAT: From bags to phone cases, enjoy personalisation on the spot instore at The Daily Edited.
WHEN: Always available.
WHERE: Bourke St, Elizabeth Street, QueensPlaza, Adelaide Central Plaza, Bondi Junction, Chatswood Chase, Miranda

From November 7th, 2019
Christmas Windows

See our Christmas windows come to life in a special family tradition not to be missed.


Join us at Bourke St, Melbourne as we reveal the sparkle of the festive season, ensuring your Christmas in 2019 is bright.

10am, 7th November, Bourke Street Store, Melbourne


Marking the launch of David Jones Christmas and Santa’s grand arrival, we warmly invite you to join us for the unveiling of this year’s magical animated Christmas windows outside our Market Street store.

Join a group of furry friends on their adventure helping their good friend Bear to stay up this Christmas.

11am, 9th November, Market Street Store, Market Street, Sydney

From November 9th, 2019
Enchanted Forest

Elizabeth Street

Be transported to a whole new world in Santa’s one-of-a-kind Enchanted Forest where you’ll feel the magic of Christmas all around you

The Enchanted Forest opens on 9 November 2019 until Christmas Eve.

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From November 22nd, 2019
Letters To Santa

Elizabeth Street, Burwood, Chatswood Chase, Kotara, Wollongong Central, Bourke Street Mall, Chadstone, Adelaide Central Plaza, Canberra Centre, Robina Town Centre, QueensPlaza, Hay Street Mall and Wellington

Santa wants to hear about all the nice things you’ve done this year. Write your letter to Santa at the Kids’ Creative Corner in selected David Jones stores and receive a response all the way from the North Pole!

From November 9th, 2019
Magic Caves

Bourke Street Mall and Adelaide Central Plaza

Be mesmerised by the wondrous world of Santa’s Magic Caves where you’ll have the chance to have a photo with Santa and meet some of his trusty elves before they have to go back to the North Pole.

Visit Santa in our Bourke Street Mall or Adelaide Central Plaza store from Saturday 9 November until Christmas Eve.

Bourke Street Mall
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Adelaide Central Plaza
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From December 1st to 3rd, 2019
Sensory Santa

Burwood, Chatswood Chase, Kotara, Wollongong Central, Chadstone, Adelaide Central Plaza, Canberra Centre, Hay Street Mall, QueensPlaza, Robina Town Centre and Wellington

This year we are pleased to offer a low-sensory Santa experience in selected stores, to enable those customers or their children who find it challenging to stay in a heightened sensory environment but still want to tell Santa what they want for Christmas.

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November 23rd and 24th, 2019
Santa Pawtraits

Burwood, Chatswood Chase, Kotara, Market St, Wollongong Central, Bourke Street Mall, Chadstone, Adelaide Central Plaza, Canberra Centre, Hay Street Mall, QueensPlaza, Robina Town Centre and Wellington

Visit Santa and have a photo with your beloved feathered, fluffy or furry friends and create a special moment this Christmas.

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From November 7th, 2019
Instore Christmas Cabins

Bourke St, Market St, Bondi and QueensPlaza

Discover magical instore brand events offering a festive shopping experience. From Country Road to MIMCO, Bellroy to Seedlip shop gifting must-haves at select stores from November 7th in iconic Christmas cabins. Some personalisation services will also be available to add a truly special element to your festive gift.

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