Christmas Day in Australia
Australia celebrates Christmas in an unique style
There is no one in the world who does not like to get indulged into the celebration of Christmas, but when it’s come to Australia, the way of celebration gets little changed as the auspicious day brings the heat of early summer with itself and Australians celebrate Christmas on December 25, during summer vacation. To figure out how they celebrate it in a unique manner, a lovely story is being fabricated here.
- It’s time to decorate the whole atmosphere :-
Decoration does not turn your house into beautiful home, but make you feel happy and enthusiastic too and it’s observed by Australians too. On the auspicious day of Christmas, people do not want to leave any stone unturned to make their house the best decorated home in the world and decorate it with ferns, evergreen palm leaves, colorful flower, Christmas tree, candles or small electric lights, glass baubles, tinsel, snowmen, fake snow, Outdoors, nasturtiums, wisteria, and honeysuckle bloom etc,. At that time, the lovely tunes of carols can be heard from the beginning of November to throughout the month of December. To take blessing, families attend church, while children expect to have gifts from father or the red dressed Santa Clous.
- To get ooze with the excitement and lots of fun:-
Those, who do not want to spend their holidays inside the home, get an excellent opportunity to spend Christmas out of doors, going to beach for the day. Spending Christmas day on the beach has become popular among the people not only in Australia, but all across the world, as the records say that Bondi Beach has been visited by up to 40,000 people on Christmas day in Australia.
- Before making a plan to go outside:-
Be aware, if you are thinking to go out on the Christmas day as some public transportation system does not serve their service and others offer only a limited service. It’s not only about the transport system but all schools and other educational institutes, many businesses declare their holidays too. So, if you are new in Australia or looking for to go out, it would be better to check out the transport services first.
- To whom who love sport:-
Apart from spending the day on the beach or with the relatives, Christmas also brings a broad grin on the faces that love sports and want to enjoy it. No one wants to pass on the opportunity to enjoy the day as 26 December is the opening day of the ‘Boxing Day Test’ between the Australian Cricket Team and an international touring side at the Melbourne Cricket Ground. It’s watched throughout the world.
- To make hooked with the television sets :-
To overwhelm whole atmosphere with the great celebration of Christmas, popular films like Bush Christmas, Prince and the Great Race, Miracle Down Under telecast every year to showcase the changing culture of Christmas in Australia that make the audience glued to their Television sets. Traditional Christmas stories such as Clement Clarke Moore’s ‘Twas the Night before Christmas and Charles Dickens’ A Christmas Carol are also recited to teach children about the Christmas in a lovely manner.
- Get ready to taste delicious Food:-
A plate decorated with roast meats, vegetables, steamed puddings and heavy fruit cake is enough to make you made on the auspicious day of Christmas. Apart from these, Cold Turkey & ham, seafood, salad, plum pudding, cold custard, ice cream, pavlova, and festive ice-cream pudding are also served as to make your Christmas memorable.
So, if you have also got impressed with the way of celebration by Australian; then next time don’t forget to try it.