myer christmas windows
The Myer Christmas Windows is a Melbourne tradition that we've been successfully delivering since 1994.
Installed at Myer’s flagship store on Bourke St in
Melbourne’s CBD, it's an institutional display of animatronics with
localised narration and lighting effects of about 2 minutes. The display
is 7-window bump-in, making it the largest of its kind in the southern
We're proud to be the creators of this ‘gift’ from Myer and
feel privileged to be able to bring such resplendence to Melbourne each
Christmas. This and the immense joy and warmth the Windows evoke - a
world of fantasy, escape, dream and wonderment for all ages - drives our
Creating the Windows is a 12-month long process for John
Kerr. As one season ends, research into the next season begins and a
proceeding theme, which remains under wraps till November, is usually
decided upon by February. Core production consumes 6 months of every
year and requires up to 30 additional artisan specialists.
The Windows is an 8-week, free event that marks the
beginning of the CBD's Christmas festivities. It attracts over 1 million
people each year and provides a very
unique experience for Australian and international visitors.