Christmas 2022: A warm welcome awaits you in Kaniva this Christmas. Follow our Christmas Sheep Art Trail (until 26th Dec) and view the many Christmas displays around town. Visit the Christmas room and post your letter to Santa at the Kaniva Puppet Shop prior to Fri 16th Dec. Christmas decorations, garlands and wreath making workshops available by appointment.
Christmas Treasure Hunt Primary aged children will love our fun Christmas Treasure Hunt beginning at the Nativity Scene at the historic Anglican Church next to the Roadhouse. Find out about Christmas traditions, history and trivia to discover the location of the hidden treasure in Kaniva using the Actionbound App. (Limit of one prize per smartphone completion.) Decorate your House or Business Light up your house or business for Christmas and Show us your Santas! Don't forget to upload your photo using the #Kaniva to Instagram, Twitter or Facebook or email us.
Lions Christmas Cakes and Puddings Available in various Kaniva shops and street stalls
Kaniva Community Carols Service Date and venues TBC, 7.30pm.
Blue Christmas Service A service for those missing loved one as Christmas. Kaniva Uniting Church, 7.30pm
Christmas Eve Late Night Shopping and Community Party TBC. Participating Traders open till 7pm. Family friendly event in the main street with Lions Club Sausage Sizzle. The highway will be open, so please supervise all children. Santa arrives at 6.30pm.
Christmas Eve St Augustine's Anglican Church, Kaniva, 7pm Check facebook pages for meals and what's on at both the Club and Commercial Hotel.
Christmas Day All churches combine for special Christmas services held at Kaniva and Serviceton Recreation Reserve - 9am More information on denominations and locations see Churches
Nhill Boxing Day Races Gates open 12pm. General admission $20, Concession $15. Seven local Nhill races, Live music, Kids activities, Fashions on the field. Bookings essential.
New Year's Eve Check the Club and Commercial Hotelfacebook pages. Bookings for tea are recommended Please note the highway is exceptionally busy over Xmas, so take extra care if you are travelling.
Kaniva, first and last highway town in Victoria. Gateway to the Wimmera Mallee Silo Art Trail. Home of Sheep Art.
Visitor Information Centre, 41 Commercial St, Kaniva, Vic. Ph (03) 5314 9083 Open Weekdays 8.30am - 4pm, Weekends 9am - 2.30pm