St John's Community Fair
Cancelled in 2020 because of COVID-19
St John's Fair has been a regular feature in the Canberra calendar since the 1930's. It's a traditional fair jam packed full of entertainment, stalls, homemade jams and cakes, craft, books, food stalls, BBQ, Devonshire teas, coffee van, plants, clothing stall, Trinkets and Treasures, white elephant goods, plus lots more.
Families love children's the activities which in 2019 included pony rides, free jumping castle, free petting zoo, free face painting, fishing game, etc.
Entertainment in 2019 included: McQuoids Bush Band, Emmaus Christian School Band and Choir, Canberra Pipes and Drums, The Society for Creative Anachronisms, Canberra Grammar School Concert Band, COZMO, Radford Camerata, The Anglican School Googong Choir and the Strange Weather Gospel Choir.
You can also step back to the days of slate boards, slate pencils, blackboards, chalk and inkwells by visiting the St John’s Schoolhouse Museum.
Experience all the fun of an old fashioned fair in the heart of Canberra again in 2021.