Lockyer Valley Christmas Lights competition winners
THE winners of the Lockyer Christmas lights competition were announced at Gatton's Christmas Carnival last week.
For the second consecutive year, Lynelle and Leandra Niemeyer, have been judged as having the Best Decorated Home in the Lockyer Valley.
Lockyer Valley Mayor Steve Jones said he was pleased to see so many homes and businesses participating this year in the 2013 Spirit of the Lockyer Valley Christmas Lights and Decorations Competition.
"There are some terrific displays this year and I would like to congratulate the people who took the time to put up decorations this year," Cr Jones said.
"I would like to encourage everyone to get out and have a look at the displays throughout the Lockyer Valley between now and Christmas."
Each winning entry received $250 in gift vouchers to the Lockyer Valley businesses of their choice, followed by $150 in vouchers for second and $100 in vouchers for third
Best Community Group: Forest Hill Christmas Festivities Association Inc (Cnr Gordon and Victoria Sts, Forest Hill) - 1st, Laidley Uniting Church (45 Patrick St, Laidley) - 2nd, Forest Hill School of Arts (22 Railway St, Forest Hill) - 3rd.
Best Decorated Business: Mimmis (33 Victoria St, Forest Hill) - 1st, Neat's Nails and Beauty (Shop 12, 46 Railway St, Gatton) - 2nd, Foodworks, Laidley (116-118 Patrick St, Laidley) - 3rd.
Best Decorated Home: Lynelle and Leandra Niemeyer (66 Golf Links Dr, Gatton) - 1st, Nola Dixon (12 Tew Cres, Gatton) - 2nd, Colin Crowther (115 Lakes Dr, Laidley Heights) - 3rd.
Best Nativity Scene: Laidley Uniting Church (45 Patrick St, Laidley) - 1st, Robert and Margaret Muir (62 Brightview Rd, Regency Downs) - 2nd, Melissa Hoey (84 Highview Ave) - 3rd.
Best Novice: Colin Crowther (115 Lakes Dr, Laidley Heights) - 1st, Nola Dixon (12 Tew Court, Gatton) - 2nd, Brett, Gregory and Leanne Dallinger/Cathie (2 Numera Court, Adare) - 3rd.
Best Solar Powered Display: Robert and Margaret Muir (62 Brightview Rd, Regency Downs) - 1st, William Larry Hurst (52 Sandpiper Dr, Regency Downs) - 2nd, Kevin Mieran (7 Anthony Court, Summerholm) - 3rd.