Wollondilly Christmas Lights Competition Winners for 2017
Posted on: 15.12.2017
The winners of the 2017 Wollondilly Christmas Lights Competition were announced by Wollondilly Shire Council at the annual Christmas Lights Dinner on Thursday 14 December.
Mayor Judith Hannan said, “The Christmas Lights competition is a highlight in the Wollondilly calendar, with many residents driving around with their families to admire the beautiful displays across the Shire.”
“Christmas lights are a fun way to celebrate the Christmas season and there are some creative and inspiring entries on show this year.”
This year there were 27 entries from seven suburbs; Appin, Bargo, Picton, Wilton, Tahmoor, Silverdale and Warragamba, with a couple of entrants taking part consistently for 10 years.
The four judges for the competition were State Member for Wollondilly Jai Rowell, previous Grand Champion Les Harvey, Councillor Matthew Deeth and Councillor Michael Banasik.
The winners are:
Best Lit Small House & Garden – Sponsored by House Warehouse: Sarah Anderson, Silverdale
Best Lit Large House & Garden – Sponsored by CPE Tree Services: Andrew Kelly, Wilton
Best Lit House, Senior Citizen – Sponsored by Bendigo Bank: Trevor Hughes, Tahmoor
Best Novelty Theme – Sponsored by Picton Bowling Club: Ken and Joy Rope, Bargo
Best Commercial/Retail Premises – Sponsored by Alted Printing: Picton Valley Motel
Best Street – Sponsored by the District Reporter: Beatty Street Wilton
Judges Award – Sponsored by Picton Bowling Club: Chris Hunt, Appin
Judges Award – Sponsored by Picton Bowling Club: Melissa Sneddon, Tahmoor
Judges Award – Sponsored by Bendigo Bank: Ryan and Melissa Tague, Picton
Judges Encouragement Award – Sponsored by Bendigo Bank: Andrew and Teresa, Bargo
Grand Champion – Sponsored by The MAC: Andrew Kelly, Wilton
Grand Champion - Andrew Kelly, Wilton