Aussie Santa at the Beach
Dear Jennifer, 
Words cannot describe how excited I was to open this email and then to see our beautiful photos! 
Words cannot capture my thanks for the ease of the process, speed in receiving our photos and your amazing product. 
Thank you, thank you, thank you! 
You will most definitely be seeing us again next year. 
Kind regards, 


These are just awesome! You're definitely good at what you do to have managed to catch all of us looking good and all in the same direction!! I was skeptical. LOL. 
I definitely hope you keep doing it as you will see again next year (and most of my friends too by the responses! Thanks again. These photos are a massive hit, especially with my family back in NY and Boston. 
Merry Christmas!

Aussie Santa Photos at Long Reef Beach

Have your kids photos with Santa with an Aussie feel. Our Santa will be set up at Long Reef Beach on Sydney's Northern Beaches for your family to come down and capture the essence of Christmas in Sydney.

No need to wait in queues for your time with Santa, our bookings are 5mins per family, made in advance, and you'll receive 3 high resolution images to post, email, print as you wish. You could even use the photos for your family Christmas cards.

The Package - $75

Each booking of 5 mins includes 3 high resolution images available for download within 72 hours. 


Santa will be available to sit with at Long Reef Beach this November and December. Dates and times listed below:

Sunday 17th     3pm - 6.30pm BOOKED OUT
Sunday 24th     3pm - 6.30pm BOOKED OUT
Sunday 1st            3pm - 6.30pm BOOKED OUT
Wednesday 4th     3pm - 6.30pm 
Sunday 8th           3pm - 6.30pm BOOKED OUT
Wednesday 11th   3pm - 6.30pm
Sunday 15th         3pm - 6.30pm BOOKED OUT
Thursday 19th      3pm - 6.30pm  BOOKED OUT
Sunday 22nd        3pm - 6.30pm  BOOKED OUT

Bookings are now full for 2019, if you'd like to be notified if we have any cancellations please complete the form below. Thanks!


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Santa's Location

Santa will be located at Long Reef Beach, at the end of the path through the dunes from the Surf Club. 

To access the Surf Club carpark if you are travelling from the south you will need to travel past the entrance and do a U turn as indicated on the map.

Please note our location may change depending on the weather conditions so look for signs from the car park.

See below map:


What to wear?

What you wear will make all the difference to the final produce. Combinations of red, green, white and navy work well, or any combination of neutral colours you like. The best tip is to lay them all out on a bed and ensure that if all the clothes were somehow worn on the one person they wouldn't clash. Please come as Christmasy as you like, it adds to the fun. 

Please also note it can be very bright at the beach, even though we face the children away from the sun the sand is very light and reflects a lot of light. If you or your children struggle with bright like please consider adding sunglasses to your outfit for the day.

Do you take bookings for Bigger or Extended Families?

Yes, we recommend you book a couple of consecutive sessions to ensure you get more options for photos, as there are 3 images per session.

What happens in the case of wet weather?

We will put alternate dates together or arrange for a booking on an alternate date we already have available for you.

What's your cancellation policy?

Please note we do not accept cancellations within 48 hours of your booking. If you are unable to make the session please notify us prior and we'll endeavour to arrange an alternative session for you. Or you are welcome to find a replacement for your session time.

Can we bring our dog?
Northern Beaches Council do not permit dogs on the beach. However, many families carry their dogs and bring them with them. It's your decision.
What's the best time of day for photos?
The later in the day the better, the sunset light at Long Reef Beach is always beautiful to if you can bring the kids down after dinner that would be the best option.

To Make a Booking

Please select 'Aussie Santa Photos ' as the service then your preferred date to view the available session times and make a booking.

Please note the booking system automatically jumps to the next available date from the one you select on the calendar. Please double check the date you are booking before making payment.

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