Hunter Valley Gardens

The Christmas Lights Spectacular show will be closed tonight.

This is due to adverse weather conditions and weather warnings that have compromised the safety of the event.

We apologise for any inconvenience.

Dates: 2nd November 2018 until 26th January 2019
(Closed 25th December 2018)
Gardens open daily 9am – 4pm, lights open 5.30pm – 10pm

Christmas Lights Spectacular Giveaway

Purchase your tickets online and go in the draw for one of four fantastic prizes. Prices include tickets to Mega Creatures, Night Glow, Snow Time and one of two concerts at Roche Estate.

For details including prizes and draw conditions click here.


Your favourite Christmas lights display is back and boy do we have a great spectacle to show you! The Christmas Lights Spectacular will be lighting up the Gardens from November 2, 2018 – January 26, 2019, so be sure to see the Southern Hemisphere’s largest lights display!

Enjoy our live entertainment, Santa’s workshop display, and incredible rides including our Ferris Wheel, Swing Chair, Carousel, Super Slide and Inflatable zones. Our tasty food and beverage stalls will be available throughout the event.

Why not make a whole weekend out of it by experiencing the Gardens during the day and then seeing the lights at night with a day and night pass? Harrigan’s Accommodation is right next door and offers a great deal for tickets and accommodation.

And more…

Purchase Christmas Lights Tickets

Christmas Lights Group Rates

If you are visiting Christmas Lights with a group of 10 adults or more, we offer excellent rates for social groups, schools, after-school care and more. To be eligible for these rates you must book in advance with our Groups Department. Please contact us on 02 4998 4006 or email for more details.

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Admission charges apply. Program subject to change. Some activities may not open in adverse weather conditions and for unscheduled maintenance. Terms and conditions of entry apply. *Rides are user pay and height restrictions apply.