Mayfair is John Paul College’s major community event and has an anticipated attendance of over 3,000 people. This year, Mayfair was held on Friday 3 May from 3.00pm – 8.00pm.

This fantastic afternoon and evening is a cultural food fest with performances, entertainment and amusement rides.  View outstanding performances from our talented JPC students, see JPC’s Got Talent, and The Great Wheelie Bin Grab for your chance to win some very exciting prizes.

The evening culminates in an amazing fireworks display at 8.00pm.


What rides were at Mayfair this year?

Dodgems, Disco Dance, Funny Planes, Jumping Castle, Clown Castle, Kamikaze, Hurricane MKII, Scrambler, Alien Abduction, Super Slide, Mad Hatters Cup and Saucer, Laser Tag, Dunk Tank and of course the cutest cuddly animals at Animal Farm.

How can I purchase my ride bands before Mayfair?

Tickets for ride bands are available to purchase prior to Mayfair through TryBooking.

How much were the ride bands in 2019?

Prior to Mayfair – $35 per ride band

At Mayfair – $40 per ride band or $5 per ride ticket

Cash sales were available on the night.



Food and other stalls include cakes/fudge and savoury baked goods, Sample Bags, hot Chips/ fish and nuggets, BBQ, Calamari, Coffee Cart, Drinks, Dip And Dots, Indian Food Stall, Spiral Spuds, German Sausages, Gözleme, 1950’s Milk Bar, Chocolate Toss, JPIC Games, Face Painting, Churros and Chocolate.



The Great Wheelie Bin Raffle was back this year with 100 mini JJ Richards and Sons Wheelie Bins filled with awesome prizes. There were more opportunities for families to win a prize, with our prize pool bigger and better than ever before!

How are tickets purchased?

  • Raffle tickets were available for purchase from Friday 26 April with communications sent to all families with instructions on how to purchase raffle tickets online. Tickets were also be available for sale at the event.
  • 100 prizes from our generous Community sponsors were on offer including a four day Princess Cruise to Sydney in a balcony room (Bleakley and Turner Travel Associates), Jaguar Track Day for 3 people (Springwood Jaguar Land Rover), iPad (Belle Property Group), Whitegoods (Newton’s Electrical), $300 MasterCard Gift Card, iTunes Vouchers, Gift Cards, cinema tickets and so much more!

Mayfair would not be the success it is each year without our Mayfair Partners, Sponsors and Donors.



Each year, John Paul College coordinates the premier fundraising event on our College Calendar, Mayfair. As the major fundraiser of the John Paul College Parents and Friends Association, John Paul College would like to extend all of our College family businesses the opportunity to become a Mayfair partner in 2019.

Your investment provides you with direct exposure to over 5,000 people and an additional 100,000 people across John Paul College social media and online platforms. The visitors come from within the College community including students, parents, grandparents, home-stay families, friends and neighbours. The event is also known to draw attendees from our Alumni network including past students, parents and staff. Being a Christian Ecumenical College, we also activity encourage members of local churches and community to come along.

View our 2019 Scholarship Proposal here.