While some people will be spending time with family and friends this festive season, a lot will be alone or have family overseas or interstate.
One man's vision was to try and help those who feel alone on Christmas day and come along to a BBQ at Lake Weeroona.
Enter a Facebook group and the idea has developed into something much more that Matthew Rowlands expected.
Donations can be dropped off between 3 and 5pm at Central Milk Supplies, 14 Alstonvale Court on Monday December 24. There is also a donation tin at Meats on Mitchell.