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    Christmas Lights Tour & Competition Winners

    The Tablelands are glowing, flashing and sparkling after Tablelands Regional Council’s Tablelands Shines Christmas Lights Competition received 33 individual and four street entries.

    The winners were announced at the Ordinary Council meeting today in Malanda.

    ‘It’s great to see so many houses and streets vying for recognition,’ said Councillor David Clifton.‘Councillor Bernie Wilce and I travelled across the Tablelands with our wives who were the community judges.

    ‘The effort people go to to decorate their homes is quite awe-inspiring, which made judging very difficult,’ said Councillor Wilce.

    The winners of this year’s competition were:

    • First place residence — 8533 Kennedy Highway, Atherton
    • First place street — Danzer Driver, Atherton
    • Second place residence — 10 Melevsky Close, Tolga
    • Second place residence — 33 Rankine Drive, Tolga
    • Second place street — Ellwood Close, Atherton
    • Third place residence — 33 Irvine Street, Kairi
    • Third place residence — 607L Peeramon Road, Peeramon
    • Third place street — John Street, Ravenshoe
    • Christmas Spirit Award – 788 Wooroora Road, Millstream

    ‘There are so many amazing houses and streets out there and I can’t encourage you enough to grab your family and head out for an evening drive.

    ‘Our creativity and community spirit are alive and well this festive season.

    ‘Thanks to The Express for their sponsorship of the awards,’ said Councillor Clifton.

    Tour list for Christmas lights on the Tablelands


    8533 Kennedy Highway

    41 Loder Street

    3 Danbulla Crescent

    22 Fifth Avenue

    13 First Avenue

    7 Montgomery Close

    5 Avalon Close

    14 Phillips Avenue

    25 Crouch Avenue

    43 Tower Avenue

    3 Ellwood Close

    5 Ellwood Close

    Danzer Drive

    Ellwood Close


    8 Denbigh Road


    33 Irvine Street


    5 Burton Close

    13 Lynch Street


    607L Peeramon Road

    8 Lynne Road

    Millaa Millaa

    8 Main Street


    595 Millstream Parade

    788 Wooroora Road


    30 Moffat Street

    16 Rogers Street

    53 John Street

    John Street


    Site 17A Lake Tinaroo Holiday Park

    Tolga & Rangeview

    39 Filippo Close

    10 Melevsky Close

    33 Rankine Drive

    79 Rankine Drive

    102 Rankine Drive

    8 Leonard Street

    Filippo Close


    6 Banksia Street


    29 Wensley Avenue


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