Entries are open for Gunnedah Shire Council’s Annual Christmas Lights Competition.

Held each year in the lead up to Christmas, council encourages the Gunnedah community and the surrounding villages to get festive and creative with their decorations for the chance to win prizes.

This year’s categories include Best Decorated House ($200 Gunny Money Gift Card), Best Nativity Scene ($50 Gunny Money Gift Card), Best Christmas Theme in a Village ($150 Gunny Money Gift Card), Santa Street (winners’ plaque and $200 Gunny Money Gift Card), Judges’ Choice Award ($50 Gunny Money Gift Card), Best Dressed Shopfront Window ($100 Gunny Money Gift Card).

The competition will close 5pm on Friday, December 8, with judging to follow shortly after. Nominees must be available on Wednesday, December 20 at 5.30pm when the winners will be presented at the Christmas Tree in Brocks Court, Gunnedah.

Entry forms are available online at: thecivic.com.au/live-theatre–events or can be collected from the Gunnedah shire’s administration Building at 63 Elgin Street, Gunnedah Shire Library or Gunnedah Visitor Information Centre.

Completed nomination forms can be submitted to Gunnedah Shire Council by emailing [email protected], in person at 63 Elgin Street, Gunnedah or by posting to PO Box 63, Gunnedah, NSW 2380.

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