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Where To Buy Real Christmas Trees In Sydney

By Genevieve Muratore

People choosing real Christmas trees at Pick-A-Tree in Sydney

Christmas is all about making memories—and the sense that has the strongest attachment to memory is your sense of smell. So it stands to reason that having the smell of a real, fresh Christmas tree in your house sets the scene for lasting memories, and forms the centerpiece for great times all season.

There are some sweet spots around Sydney to pick out a real Christmas tree, and some of them have added ethical benefits that you didn’t even know about that will help you spread Christmas cheer beyond just your living room. If you’re pining for a real tree this year, here are our best picks for where to snag a great one in Sydney. 

Pick A Tree

Summer Hill, Glebe, and Manly

A person beside a real Christmas tree from Pick A Tree in SydneyImage credit: Pick A Tree | Instagram

With venues at The Flour Mill in Summer Hill, The Tramsheds in Glebe, and Royal Far West in Manly, Pick A Tree has you covered all across Sydney with freshly cut trees available for pre-order or walk-ins.

The best part of Pick A Tree is that they donate 100% of their profits to Sydney charities. To date, they have raised $52,000 for important causes across the city. If you ask us, that’s really what the season is all about. Have a look at their website to see the sale days for each venue, and make your tree the gift that keeps on giving (and giving, and giving!)

THE DETAILS

When: 1-3 December, 8-10 December
Where: Summer Hill, Glebe and Manly
More info: Here

Scouts NSW

Various Locations

Every year, Scout groups across our city set up shop and sell fresh-cut Christmas trees to fundraise for the year ahead. Jump on to their website to check out the interactive map, which has a plethora of pop-ups around town selling trees this year.

The organisation is at the forefront of building a safe and diverse community for young people across the country, and your purchase will support the youth-led, adult-supported engagement activities that take place year-long. Trees are priced between $65 and $125 depending on size, and some postcodes offer delivery within their local area for added convenience. 

THE DETAILS

When & Where: Search your postcode on the interactive map for details
More info: Here

Floraly

Delivery

A mini real Christmas tree, from Floraly in SydneyImage credit: Floraly | Instagram

Keen to do a real Christmas tree, but want something on the smaller side? Floraly's gorgeous mini trees are perfect for apartment living, smaller spaces, or for anyone who prefers a low-key festive look. Best part? They come with their own mini decorations for the ultimate one-and-done purchase. 

This year there are five different trees to choose from—including a classic tree with red baubles and a golden star and a mini tree with cute felt decorations like Santa, Rudolph, and a koala. There are also gifting options that come with Christmas treats or Champagne. As always, Floraly delivers almost everywhere and same-day delivery is available in most metro areas. 

The Details

When: While stocks last
Where: Online, here
More info: Here

Rotary Christmas Trees

West Pennant Hills

Rotary Christmas Trees in West Pennant Hills will be selling fresh-cut Christmas trees on the first, second, and third weekend of December. The proceeds from the trees go towards supporting important education, health, and community projects.

Last year, the major recipient of their support was the not-for-profit organisation Food Ladder. They build small-scale food growing systems and provide training in remote communities, allowing for education, career pathways, and improved access to healthy food. Head down this year for an affordable tree that gives more than just festive feelings! 

THE DETAILS

When: 2-3, 9- 10, and 16- 17 December 
Where: West Pennant Hills 
More info: Here

Merlino’s Christmas Trees

Wareemba 

Real Christmas trees from Merlino’s Christmas Trees near SydneyImage credit: Merlino’s Christmas Trees | Instagram

A selection of fresh cut and live potted Christmas trees arrive daily from the Merlino Monterey Pine Farms to Merlino’s Christmas Trees in Sydney’s western suburbs, for easy selection and pick up.

The extra good cheer comes from the donation that Merlino’s makes every year from its profits to support the Sydney Children’s Hospitals Foundation—over the last ten years, a contribution of $20,000 has been made to the charity, and this year your tree could help further that generous support. There are no pre-orders or bookings, so make sure you get there early to pick the perfect pine.  

THE DETAILS

When: 10am-4pm, until 22 December 
Where: Wareemba 
More info: Here

Dural Christmas Trees

Dural and Eveleigh 

Real Christmas trees lined up at Dural Christmas Trees in SydneyImage credit: Dural Christmas Trees | Instagram 

Sydney’s largest fresh Christmas tree farm, Dural Christmas Trees, offers fresh-cut trees, delivery, and a netting service for easy transportation and set up.

The farm itself is open to the public to pick your tree, but they’ve expanded with the support of NSW Farmers Markets, so you can grab their farm fresh trees at a few additional locations, including Carriageworks Markets in Eveleigh. Check out their website for market dates, or if you’re in the Sydney Metro area and are ordering a tree over 9ft, sit back, relax, and let the delivery come to you.   

THE DETAILS

When: 9am-6pm from 25 November while stocks last
Where: Dural, Glendale, Newcastle, Gosford, Eveleigh 
More info: Here

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Image credit: Pick A Tree | Instagram 

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