Thursday, November 30, 2023


Mackay and Whitsunday Life

A Wonka Kind Of Christmas

To celebrate the release of the brand-new adaptation of Roald Dahl’s famous book, Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, there will be special pre-movie activities at Proserpine Entertainment Centre.

On Thursday 14 December from 5pm, the Wonka Party will begin and families from around the region are invited.

This is your opportunity to not only be one of the first people in Australia to watch the new Wonka movie, it is also time to get together and enjoy a pre-Christmas party.

There will be roving entertainment, music, special treats and more!

Plus every movie ticket purchased goes into the draw to win an amazing Whitsunday Jetski Tour for two, and more exciting prizes!

After the Wonka Party, the screening of the movie will begin.

Based on the extraordinary character at the centre of Charlie and the Chocolate Factory, "Wonka" tells the wondrous story of how the world's greatest inventor, magician and chocolate-maker became the beloved Willy Wonka we know today.

It also features well-known actor, Hugh Grant, who plays the hilarious and heartfelt Oompa-Loompa.

Discover how the chocolate factory was first created, find out where Willy Wonka got his inspiration from and delight in the magical world of delicious chocolate!

WHAT: The Wonka Party and Movie

WHERE: Proserpine Entertainment Centre

WHEN: Thursday, 14 December, from 5pm


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