The best Christmas lights in Wollongong

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Have some free fun in Wollongong this Christmas! The festive season doesn’t have to be all about splashing cash and blowing your budget. A night out exploring the Christmas lights and decorations around your Wollongong neighbourhood is festive and free family fun.

Plan your tour through the best Christmas lights displays in Wollongong region with our handy guide to the top spots!

Lights to brighten your night

In past years, these entrants in the Illawarra Mercury’s Christmas Lights competition have had some of the most amazing Christmas lights displays in Wollongong. We can’t wait to see the show they’re putting on this year!

Here’s some spots to swing by

  • Albion Park – 160 Terry Street, 11 Hillside Drive, 42 Scarborough Circuit
  • Balgownie – 3 Duncan Street
  • Barrack Heights – 9 Brisbane Place
  • Bulli – Owen Street
  • Brownsville – 7 Hore Street
  • Coniston – 108 Gladstone Avenue
  • Corrimal – 46 Midgley Street, Thomas Street, 66 Underwood Street, 15 Mountbatten Street
  • Dapto – 20 St James Crescent, 43 Timberi Avenue, 145 Burke Road, 3 Truman Avenue
  • Figtree – 9 Evelyn Avenue
  • Flinders – Adam Murray Way
  • Kanahooka – 12 The Arches, Rushton Drive
  • Kiama Downs – 9 Jacques Road
  • Lake Illawarra – 35 Queen Street
  • Mangerton – 4 Reservoir Street, 10 Philips Crescent
  • Mount Kiera – 6 Welmont Place, 4 Parkman Place
  • Mount Warrigal – 5 Dickson Avenue, 11 Cox Parade
  • Shell Cove – 8 Bruny Place
  • Unanderra – 23 Poplar Avenue
  • Warrawong – 90 Minnegang Street
  • Wollongong – 16/16 Kiera Street
  • Woonoona – Forestview Way, 17 Woodland Avenue
  • Tarrawanna – 24 Williamson Street

Grab some great guides online

  • For handy, free and up to the minute tips on the best local Christmas lights displays in Wollongong, follow the Christmas Lights in the Illawarra Facebook page for great pictures, listings and maps.
  • There’s also a handy online guide here which allows you to search for lights displays by your postcode or suburb.

City Finance can help you get festive!

  • If the fun and festive lights has you in the mood for Christmas shopping but your budget needs a boost, City Finance can help!
  • If you need a fast small cash loan to help see you through the festive season, just pop in and visit our friendly staff at our Wollongong branch for a chat.
  • You can also phone us on 4208 3321, or apply online today!