More than a Half Million Lights on One Tree

More than a Half Million Lights on One Tree

Australia isn’t to be outdone by anyone in the world when it comes to Christmas. There’s no snow, few natural Christmas trees, and little that actually originates in Australia when it comes to Christmas. But they celebrate it big time and they want the world to know it. From their Lego trees to their floating trees to this new Christmas tree — a monster with a Guinness world record breaking total of more than half a million Christmas lights — Australia is most definitely world-leading when it comes to celebrating the season. Check it out:

An Australian Christmas Tree

An Australian Christmas Tree

Take a quick peak at how they do it in Australia where in the city of Geelong they float their tree out to the harbor and light it up. “The Christmas tree symbolises everything wonderful about this time of year.” Santa appeared briefly beside the Mayor but it was all about the tree anchored out in the water, on a barge, for the second year in a row. That’s what the people had come to see. The Christmas tree has added features in its second year with a new soundtrack and smoke effects. It started with Michael Buble’s It’s BeginningRead more