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Christmas Lights Winners Shine

Feb 5, 2018 | Front Page Feature, News

The winners of the North Burnett Regional Council 2017 Christmas Lights competition have been determined.

North Burnett Regional Council Mayor Cr Rachel Chambers said this year’s competition saw some fantastic entries and it was a difficult job for the judges to decide on the winners.

Cr Chambers said a lot of imagination and hard work had gone into the displays which many families enjoyed viewing.

“It was wonderful to see residents lighting up their homes and businesses purely for the enjoyment of others,” Cr Chambers said.

The North Burnett 2017 Christmas Lights winners and runners-up are:

Best Residence 1st Paul & Melanie Smith
2nd Justin & Therese Vicary
3rd Phil & Del Myers
Best Business 1st Stradmann Painting
2nd Barkle Contracting
Best Residence 1st Melissa Blucher
2nd Dan &Trindy Mulkentine
3rd Todd & Sheridan Newman
Best Business No entrants


Best Residence 1st Babington family
2nd Thompson family
3rd Shelley Shadford
Best Business 1st Central & Upper Burnett District Home for the Aged
2nd Gayndah Hospital
Best Residence 1st Mary O’Reilly (Kalpowar)
2nd Nathan Netz
3rd Cassie Stephan
Best Business 1st Monto Family Refreshment Café & Restaurant
2nd Monto Information Centre
Best Residence 1st Vicki & Krystal Geddes
2nd Keith & Jasmin Greig
3rd Garry & Linda McIntyre
Best Business 1st Mt Perry Museum
2nd Federal Inn
Best Residence 1st  

Monica Seth

2nd Kauri & Barry Latza
3rd Katrina & Andrew Cekanauskas
Encouragement Scott & Amanda Tebbit
Best Business 1st Mundubbera Butchering Co

Council would like to congratulate this year’s winners as well as all residents and businesses who made the effort to add a bit of sparkle to their homes and businesses this Christmas.

Council acknowledges the support of community groups including the Biggenden Apex Club, Eidsvold Chamber of Commerce, Gayndah Rotary Club, Monto Magic Tourism Action Group, Mount Perry Sport & Recreation Club and Mundubbera Enterprise Association for their assistance with judging and delivering the 2017 Christmas Light Competition in their respective townships.