Mayfair is John Paul College’s major community event and has an anticipated attendance of over 3,000 people. This year, Mayfair will be held on Friday 12 May from 2.00 pm – 8.00 pm.

This fantastic afternoon and evening is a cultural food fest with performances, entertainment, amusement rides for all ages and great shopping in the Market Hall.  We have JPC’s Got Talent and the Amazing Chase along with our major raffle, The Great Wheelie Bin Grab with some amazing prizes.

The evening will culminate in an amazing fireworks display, kindly sponsored by ACER, our major Mayfair partner.

We would also like to acknowledge and thank the following Mayfair supporters to date, for their generous donations of money and prizes –Bleakley and Turner Travel Associates, Hidden Vale Spicers Retreat, JJ Richards, Southside Friendly Dental Care, The Outdoor Furniture Specialists, Aon, Belle Property, Studio Kirby, Zone 3 Therapies and Sono Japanese Restaurant.

Major prize: Spicers Peak Luxury Retreat package valued at over $2,000 (donated by Bleakley and Turner Travel).  Package includes overnight accommodation midweek for 2 people (Sunday to Thursday nights), porterage to your room, light lunch on arrival or daily, five course tasting menu or three course a la carte, beverages throughout the stay (excluding cellar master), gourmet breakfast, wifi and onsite parking and select activities including guided nature walk, 4WD Discovery Tour, guided mountain biking tour, onsite tennis

Other prizes include (and growing daily):

  • Charged Credit Card – valued at $300 (sponsored by 96.3FM)
  • Ipad Mini (donated by Belle Property)
  • 2 x family of four tickets to Australia Zoo (donated by Australia Zoo)
  • 5 x $300 vouchers for Family Portrait (donated by Studio Kirby)
  • 2 x $250 vouchers to Sono Japanese Restaurant (donated by Sono)


Rides this year include Alien Abduction, Scrambler, Dodgems, Disco Dance, Kids Platform Carousel, Large Jumping Castle, Clown Castle, Super Slide, Mad Hatters Cup and Saucer Ride, Mobile Rock Climbing Wall, Laser Tag, Supa Swings, Mechanical Surfboard, Dunk Tank and Animal Farm.

Food and Other Stalls

Food and other stalls include cakes/ lollies and gifts, Slushies, hot Chips/ fish and nuggets, BBQ, Coffee Cart, Drinks, Glow Gear, Sample Bags, Dip And Dots, Indian Food Stall, World of Lollies, Spiral Spuds, German Sausages, Greek Wraps/ sweets and halloumi, 1950s milk bar,  Chocolate Toss, JPIC Games, Calamari, Churros and Chocolate. We also will have the Gold Coast Soy candles, Face Painting and other stalls.

The Great Wheelie Bin Grab is on once again – 300 bins ONLY, $10 a bin.

Pre -purchase your lucky bin ticket (email Julie Robinson – to secure your ticket) and pick up at Mayfair. Also available for sale at Mayfair.

Ride bands are available for purchase from the Retail Centre or online for $35 prior to the day or $40 on the day. Children 6 years and younger – $20 pre-purchased or $25 on the day.