Found: Where To See The Best Christmas Lights In Australia

'Tis the season to throw your loved ones in the car and go hunting for your suburb's most impressive Christmas light displays.

Many residents around Australia make it their annual endeavor to outdo their neighbours and pull together some gobsmacking festive displays.

Fortunately for us, this friendly rivalry has seen hundreds of streets pop up across the country that are positively glowing with lights.



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As the arbiter for all things festive, 'Christmas Light Search' have pulled together the very best houses in the country to help you get your dose of holiday cheer.

As voted by users, here are the houses with the best Christmas lights Australia has to offer:

New South Wales

  • 136 Excelsior Avenue, Castle Hill, NSW
  • 7 South Street, Tempe, NSW
  • 107 Kennedy Parade, Lalor Park, NSW
  • 1 Elm Place, Constitution Hill, NSW
  • 5 Waratah Street, North Bondi, NSW


  • 35 Fellow Street, Mitcham, VIC
  • 248 Queen Street, Altona, VIC
  • 1 Wilson Street, Hoppers Crossing, VIC
  • 12 Cooper Street, Sunshine, VIC
  • 45 Roulston Way, Wallun, VIC

South Australia

  • ​​288 Aldinga Beach Road, Aldinga, SA
  • 5 Rosedale Avenue, Wattle Park, SA
  • 9 The Lane, O’Halloran Hill, SA
  • 21 Stockman Place, Walkley Heights, SA


  • 19 Nemarra Street, Wynnum West, QLD


  • 1 Jansen Court, Kingston, TAS


If you want maximum bang for your (petrol) buck, there are also plenty of streets around the country famous for consistent participation.

A merry competitive Christmas. Image: 'Deck the Halls'

These are the streets that have a number of houses taking part in the merry game of beat thy neighbour.

This is where to find the very best Christmas lights streets in Australia:

New South Wales

  • Borgnis Street, Davidson - Sydney
  • The Rapids, Mount Annan - Sydney
  • Prince Albert Street, Mosman - Sydney


  • The Boulevard, Ivanhoe - Melbourne
  • Tennyson Avenue, Preston - Melbourne
  • Aintree Street, Mooroolbank - Melbourne
  • Pushkin Court, Doncaster East, VIC


  • Paladin Place, Bald Hills - Brisbane
  • Bryce Close, Gordonvale - Cairns
  • Lakeview Drive, Gatton - Lockyer Valley


  • Langford Avenue, Langford - Perth
  • Myamba Court, Carramar - Perth



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South Australia

  • Karingal Road, Dernancourt - Adelaide
  • Main Street, Lothebal - Lothebal Valley, Adelaide Hills


  • Elia Ware Crescent, Bonner - Canberra
  • Bissenberger Crescent, Kambah - Canberra

Northern Territory

  • Essington Avenue, Gray - Darwin


  • Gardenia Road, Risdon Vale - Hobart
  • Hayton Place, Bridgewater - Hobart

Happy Christmas light hunting.

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