Light Up Federation set to return!

Published on 31 October 2019


This Christmas season, Federation Council and the community will work together to ‘Light Up Federation’ for the duration of the 2019 Christmas season. 
Residents and business owners are invited to decorate their homes or businesses with lights and decorations and show their community Christmas spirit for everyone to enjoy and enter into the 'Light Up Federation' competition.
Entries are being accepted in the following three categories:

How to enter

To be eligible, enter your house, business or street by completing the online form below, download the form from this page and complete and send to Council or at any Council office before 5pm Friday 29 November 2019. 


Prizes for each of the above three categories are on offer.

Registered homes will be in the running to win $800 cash for the ‘Best House’ category. One best house will be selected only.

The ‘Best Business’ will receive $200 cash and a decal with their winning title to display. The title of ‘Best Street’ is also up for grabs with the winning street in each town which has registered homes, to have a sign placed below their existing street sign to recognise their success.


Residents and visitors will be encouraged to vote for their favourite display once entries close. 

So you can arrange to drive by the lights and decorations and cast your vote, a flyer of all registered homes and businesses along with the Voting Form will be available from all Council offices and Libraries, as well as in download form from Council's website from Monday 2 December 2019.

Voting will close on Tuesday 1 January 2020 with the winners announced on Council's website.

Terms and Conditions

Businesses and homes must be located within the Federation Council area to be eligible to enter and win.

Voters do not have to be residents or ratepayers within the Federation Council area. 

Once votes have been tallied, results are final. 

Voters are able to vote once in each category. 

Click here to view form.