It’s Moree Christmas Lights Competition time!

It’s time to light up your street for the Moree Plains Shire Christmas Light Competition, sponsored by Moree Plains Shire Council and co-ordinated by the Moree Thumbs Up! Thumbs Down! Facebook page.

Categories include Best Individual Residence Display and Best Decorated Street.

Best Individual Residence Display

Individual residence prizes include Love Local Gift Cards valued at $200, $150 and $50 and the best decorated street will be awarded special signage – Best Christmas Lights 2020.

Eligible entries must be within Moree Plains Shire, including all villages. Entries will be taken between Tuesday, December 15 and Wednesday, December 23, with only one entry per address permitted.

The voting period will be between Christmas Eve and New Year’s Eve.

All entries must be submitted by the owner or on behalf of the owner’s permission by a family member or friend.

One entry photo only per residence has to be submitted. The image must be of this year’s display.

Please send images to Moree Thumbs Up! Thumbs Down! Facebook page admin Tanya Fitch via inbox-messenger.

Images can also be emailed to [email protected] or text to 0408 448840 during the entry period.

Best Decorated Street Category

Please contact admin to ensure your street is entered so it can be judged.

Streets will be judged separately from the voting poll.

Submissions for both categories close Wednesday, December 23 at 6pm.

Late entries may be accepted however entrant may be at a disadvantage as voting would have commenced.


Best Individual Residence Display Voting will be open from Christmas Eve until New Year’s Eve.

 Vote on the Voting Poll for which entry you want to vote for.

Admins are not permitted to enter or vote.

Winners will be determined by the highest number of votes (1st – highest number of votes; 2nd – second highest number of votes; and 3rd – third highest number of votes).

 Voting closes at 6pm on New Year’s Eve.

Best Decorated Street

Please contact Admin to ensure your street is entered to be judged.


 Winners will be announced on Saturday, January 2, 2021.

 Winners will be awarded prizes at a time suitable for all winners and Moree Plains Shire Council.

Queries, Questions or Disputes

Any queries, questions or disputes must be submitted to group admin Tanya Fitch via inbox-messenger or email to [email protected].

Please Note: This competition is not affiliated with any other competition within the Moree Plains Shire.

Voting is restricted to members of Moree Thumbs Up! Thumbs Down! Facebook group.

Entrants do not need to be members of the Moree Thumbs Up! Thumbs Down! Facebook group.

New members can join at

Media Release: Tuesday, December 15, 2020