Now in its sixth year, the Gingerbread Village by EPICURE returns to the Melbourne Town Hall from December 1st, delighting all until Christmas Eve.

EPICURE’s award-winning Executive Pastry Chef Deniz Karaca and his talented team will have spent months bringing his Gingerbread Village vision to life. This year they will craft the F1 Grand Prix, to add to the village comprising 500 kilograms of gingerbread, 360 kilograms of royal icing, 150 kilograms of marzipan and around 800 miniature Christmas trees for the festive backdrop.

The Gingerbread Village has already raised over $100,000 in donations. This year proceeds will be going to the Royal Children's Hospital Foundation. If you would like to make a donation, please go to

Gingerbread Village by EPICURE is now open from the 1 – 24 December 2017.

Head down to the Melbourne Town Hall on Swanston Street.

The village is open daily from :  9.00am to 8.15pm

For updates head to the Gingerbread Village Facebook page.