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Myer Hobart Christmas Pageant

the Myer Hobart Christmas pageant will take place on 19 November 2016

2016 Myer Hobart Christmas Pageant

The 2016 Myer Hobart Christmas Pageant was held on Saturday 19 November at 10.30 am to celebrate the beginning of the festive season in the City of Hobart. Around 35,000 people lined up in the city centre to watch the colourful parade, with 60 entries and 1700 participants taking part this year. 

After the parade had finished, family favourite Paddington Bear, the cast of the popular musical Wicked: The Untold Story of the Witches of Oz, MakeBelieve Entertainment and the Scallywags delighted parents and children with a special free performance in Elizabeth Mall.

Pageant winners

This year the Myer Hobart Christmas Pageant attracted 60 fantastic entries all vying for 10 awards and the winners are:



Runner – up

Best Entry of the Pageant

Holy Rosary Catholic School


Best Community Group

Dragons Abreast Tasmania, Hobart

Glenview Community Services Inc

Best Business Group

Mangalore Kennels and Cattery

Cruise Travel Centre Hobart

Best Band

Tasmania Police Pipe Band

City of Hobart Highland Pipe Band

Best Dance Group

Hobart Dance Academy

House of Dance

Best Costumed Group

Polish Folkloric Dance Ensemble “Oberek”

Hobart Malayali Association

Best Children’s Group

Bagdad Primary School

Collinsvale Primary School

Best School Group

Waimea Heights Primary School

Glenorchy Primary School

Lord Mayor’s Award

Holy Tantra Esoteric Buddhism

UTAS Multi-Cultural Ambassadors

Best New Entry

Circus Art Tasmania


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