As we all look forward to experiencing the magic of Christmas Lights after a difficult year, it's essential that current COVID-19 restrictions and recommendations are followed at all times.
Disclaimer: The below information for Visitors and Display Owners is provided as a general recommendation and in no way substitutes any current official directive from your Local Government Authorities. It is your responsibitlity to keep abreast of current COVID-19 rules and ensure they are followed at all times.
If you are Visiting a Christmas Display:
We know how excited you are to visit Christmas Lights this year! Here are some things to remember when you're out at displays to make sure your Christmas Light viewing is 'COVID-Safe'.
Ensure you have checked and are following the latest COVID-19 restrictions from your Local Authorities.
DO NOT visit a display if you are feeling un well
Please follow any COVID-Safe requests from the Homeowner (e.g. Masks required, Hand Sanitizer, No Touching, etc)
COVID-Safe requests may be listed on signs out the front of the Display, or specified on the location listing page on this website.
Social distance - stay at least 1.5 metres away from anyone else.
Your Christmas Light Display, big or small, is sure to bring much needed cheer after this difficult year! We understand you may be apprehensive about people gathering at or outside your property, so we've put together some tips to help you manage your display.
Make yourself aware of current requirements & restrictions from your local authorities (Councils and Government) and ensure your are set up to comply with them.
When submitting or confirming your Display on this site, please consider any 'COVID-Safe' measures you'd like your Visitors to take (these can be in addition to those required by your local authorities).
COVID-Safe Measures available for selection:
1. View from car only
2. View from footpath
3. Do not touch display
4. Masks required
5. Masks recommended
6. Practice social distancing
7. Sanitise hands
8. Stay away if unwell
(You can add in any additional COVID-Safe requirements to your listing's comments.)
To better manage people movement and density, consider setting up your Walk-In Display with a single 'Entry' and 'Exit' point.
Consider roping off open areas where crowds typically gather.
Paint, Chalk or Stick 'yellow crosses' 1.5m apart on the ground infront of key features or attractions, to encourage social distancing.
Add a "Display Not Running" flag to your listing on nights where you do not want people to visit (for example, if there is an outbreak in your area).