Freelance writer, mum of two who loves living in sunny Perth.
Published June 22nd 2014
During July, when the temperatures dip,the perfect Wintery environment is created to tease those in the southern hemisphere into Christmas in July celebrations. There's something about the chilly weather that has many craving a hot roast dinner, and if that happens to be roast turkey and all the trimmings, then so much the better. This year, rather than cook your own. treat the family to a Christmas in July buffet where you can over indulge but don't have any of the washing up (or cooking) to do. Where do you think the best buffet for Christmas in July is? Here's a selection of some top Christmas in July buffets in Perth this 2014 season, but we'd love to hear your recommendations too.
Recreate your Christmas dinner, in July Image: Seemann, Morguefile
The Mulberry on Swan is hosting two separate dinner dance evenings on Saturday 12th and Saturday 26th July 2014. Tickets cost $75 and include a lavish Christmas buffet and also entertainment, with music provided by 'Dakota'. Your evening starts at 7.30pm until midnight, and would make the perfect night time event if you're heading out with friends from work or a larger party. To book, follow this link here.
Get into the Christmas spirit Image: Mensatic, Morguefile
The Atrium Garden Restaurant at Rydges Hotel in Fremantle has a loyal gathering of carvery lovers every Sunday, and if you live in the area, this is a great feast to satisfy your Christmas in July craving. The price is $49 per person, and includes a full buffet of starters, salads, seafood, two roast meats (carved to order), additional hot main items, side dishes, yummy veggies and a dessert buffet that you'll wish you saved room for. This is always a popular affair and booking is recommended. Your meal price also includes a glass of wine.
Who can resist a roast potato? Image: Clarita, Morguefile
If you're seeking an evening of Christmas in July celebrations north of the river, then the Mindarie Marina might just have you sorted. This event promises to be a Christmas in July spectacular featuring a Christmas buffet with all your favourite trimmings and a dessert buffet to have you popping out of your party frock. The buffet also includes a seafood station featuring oysters, prawns and smoked salmon. You can see the full menu here. This event is held on 25 July, from 7pm until midnight, with entertainment provided by DJ Paul and door prizes too. Tickets cost $80 and this includes your buffet meal, entertainment and a glass of warm mead on arrival. Bookings are essential, and to book your ticket to this hot party, you just need to call 9305 9305 .
Seasons of Perth A fusion of set menu and dessert buffet brings the best of both worlds to the Christmas in July celebration. For only $40 per person, guests can enjoy a 2 course set menu including roast turkey for the main event followed by a dessert buffet including Christmas puddings and Australian favourite pavlova. Bookings are essential, and to secure your place call 9421 3009.