Decorate Your home Christmas Lights Competition

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Overview

Entries have now closed for the 2017 Decorate Your Home Christmas Lights Competition!

Judging and photographing will occur from Thursday 7 December to Tuesday 12 December from 8.30 pm to 11.00 pm.

View the full list of all of the 2017 winners below: 

Winner ward 1: 23 Excelsior Avenue, Marsden Park

Winner ward 2 : 19 Purcell Crescent,  Lalor park AND 107 Kennedy Parade, Lalor park

Winner ward 3: 14 Indigo Way,  Blacktown

Winner ward 4: 48 Kimberley Street, Rooty Hill

Winner ward 5: 8 Idriess Crescent, Rooty Hill

Encouragement award: 72 Steeltrap Drive, Bungarribee

Best Overall Winner – Townhouse/ Villa: 8 Trafford lane, Stanhope Gardens

1st Place Overall Winner: 48 Kimberley street, Rooty hill             

2nd Place Overall Winner: 14 Indigo way, Blacktown

3rd Place Overall Winner: 107 Kennedy place, Lalor park

Nominators Prize: Sandra MacAndrew

Champion of Champions: 6 Vancouver Avenue, Toongabbie AND 7 Mallee, Quakers hill

View the full list of entered properties below. 

House number Street name Suburb
82 Chestnut Crescent Bidwill
8 Idriess Crescent Blackett
11 Dunstable Road Blacktown
16 Buckley Avenue Blacktown
108 Bungarribee Road Blacktown
51 Ironbark Crescent Blacktown
31 Kieren drive Blacktown
37 Matthew Crescent Blacktown
10 Monash Road Blacktown
14 Indigo Way Blacktown
72 Steeltrap Drive Bungarribee
96 Trevor Housley Avenue Bungarribee
7 Garbett Place Doonside
26 Caleen Street Glenwood
6 Tallow Place Glenwood
15 Courthouse Street Kellyville Ridge
37 Merriville Road Kellyville Ridge
107 Kennedy Parade Lalor Park
12 Kulgoa Street Lalor Park
41 Lawson Street Lalor Park
45 Lawson Street Lalor Park
19 Purcell Crescent Lalor Park
54 Hatherton Road Lethbridge Park
23 Excelsior Avenue Marsden Park
68 Emily Street Mount Druitt
66 Emily Street Mount Druitt
26 Brierley Crescent Plumpton
6 Brierley Crescent Plumpton
204 Hyatts Road Plumpton
2 Keon Place Quakers Hill
113 Summerfield Avenue Quakers Hill
7 Mallee Street Quakers Hill
39 Alice Street Rooty Hill
12 Gardner Street Rooty Hill
48 Kimberley Street Rooty Hill
10 Mitumba Road Seven Hills
5 Mitumba Road Seven Hills
7 Nice Place Seven Hills
5 Nice Place Seven Hills
8 Nice Place Seven Hills
3 Nice Place Seven Hills
35 Pretoria Street Seven Hills
6 Tilbury Avenue Stanhope Gardens
8 Trafford Lane Stanhope Gardens
106 Mosaic Avenue The Ponds
7 Tweed Street The Ponds
6 Vancouver Avenue Toongabbie

Should you have any questions, please contact our Community Events Team on 02 9839 6000.

Prize Categories

1st, 2nd and 3rd Place Overall

Best displays, selected from all entrants. Overall winners are selected from ward Winners.

Best Overall Townhouse / Villa

Ward Winners

The Blacktown Local Government Area is divided into 5 wards. All entrants are eligible for winning their ward prize.

Encouragement Award

Those properties who have not won a Major award are eligible for this category.

CHAMPION OF CHAMPIONS

Selected from previous 1st Place overall competition winners. If entrant obtains 1st Place overall they are no longer eligible to win any of the prizes.

Nominators Prize

All individuals who nominate are eligible for this prize. Only one entry per person applies.

Terms and Conditions

  1. This competition is available to residents of the Blacktown Local Government Area only.

  2. Judging and photographing will occur from Thursday 7 December to Tuesday 12 December from 8:30 pm to 11:00 pm. Entrants must ensure to have their display ready to be judged.

  3. Judging is conducted through points awarded for appeal, originality and overall presentation. The prizes for this competition will be awarded on the basis of the categories outlined.

  4. The judges’ decision shall be final and no further correspondence shall be considered.

  5. Entrants agree to have their names, contact details and address disclosed to media and marketing channels for marketing, judging and publicity purposes.

  6. Entrants agree to have their property photographed for judging and publicity purposes.

  7. Entrants accept responsibility for the safety of their property with issues pertaining but not limited to: electricity, pedestrians, equipment, decorations, damage and insurance. Entrants must consider the impact of their display in relation to safety and security of their property, vehicular and pedestrian traffic and must plan to ensure that any risks are minimised. The security of all aspects of the display is the sole responsibility of the entrant.

  8. Blacktown City Council and sponsors of this competition will accept no liability for any consequences such as damage, injury or theft arising out of entry to the competition or prizes accepted by entrants.

  9. Charity collection boxes are prohibited unless a letter of authority from a registered charity is obtained and prominently displayed. Collections for personal gain of the entrant are strictly prohibited and will lead to disqualification from the competition.

  10. Entrants are not to use the footpath, electrical poles or any property outside their boundary for any purpose of their display. Rental properties should seek written permission from their landlords before considering their display.

  11. Failure to comply with the Terms and Conditions of Entry may lead to cancellation of entry and withdrawal of prizes.