Get ready for a dazzling holiday experience as Hunter Valley Gardens’ Christmas Lights Spectacular returns in 2023, promising more enchanting attractions than ever before. The Southern Hemisphere’s largest light display is on until 28 January 2024, providing visitors with the opportunity to create unforgettable memories. With an astonishing 4 million lights adorning the landscape this year, families can explore over 8 acres of mesmerising light displays, enjoy thrilling rides and performances, and indulge in delicious bites along the way.

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The Christmas Lights Spectacular offers the ideal mid-week or weekend getaway, conveniently located just 2.5 hours from Sydney or under an hour from Newcastle. Rides include a 35-metre-long superslide, a Ferris Wheel with breathtaking views and timeless attractions such as Swing Chairs, a traditional Venetian Carousel, and Spinning Teacups. 

The event’s packed program promises to captivate guests with a variety of entertainment, from wandering comedy and magic performers to the lively kids’ show titled ‘It’s a Grooving Christmas.’

View the full Hunter Valley Gardens’ Christmas Lights Spectacular here.

  • Where: Hunter Valley Gardens, Broke Road, Pokolbin NSW 2320
  • When: Now until 28 January 2024. Open 5:30pm-10:30pm (last entry at 9pm), rides from 6pm-10pm