Where to see Christmas Lights in the Newcastle region in 2018

Where can you and your family see Christmas lights this year? There’s a few places which will be lit up for Christmas 2018 around Newcastle, Lake Macquarie and the Hunter.

Hunter Valley Gardens (from 2 November to 26 January 2019)

Blindingly dazzling is the best way to describe the more than 2 million lights of the Christmas Lights Spectacular at Hunter Valley Gardens. This light and music extravaganza is truly stunning and is a surefire way to get the whole family into the Christmas spirit. Enjoy the live entertainment, Santa’s workshop display, and incredible rides including Ferris Wheel, Swing Chair, Carousel, Super Slide and Inflatable zones.

Here’s a review of last year’s Hunter Valley Gardens Christmas Lights Spectacular with helpful tips for a great night out for your family.

Waratah Village (from 2 November)

The lights at Waratah Village are a favourite with many locals. Get down there to see all of the lights on the rooftop. The lights turn on Friday 2 November, 2018.

If you can recommend other Christmas lights, please email reena@newywithkids.com.au

Make sure that you don’t miss any of the other fun and family-friendly Christmas events in Newcastle and the Hunter, visit the Newy with Kids Guide to Christmas.