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12 Days of Christmas – WIN a $100 VISA giftcard

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We’ve got a $100 VISA giftcard up for grabs today! It’s the perfect pressie for the holiday season because you can use it anywhere that accepts card payment. Helllllo Christmas sale shopping.

 

To enter this competition, log in to Yes Crowd and

 

Fill in the blank in the comment below:

 

My favourite thing about Christmas is __________

 

Once the competition closes (13 December at 11:59 pm AEDT) we will judge all the entries and the person with the best entry will win the VISA giftcard.

 

The Yes Crowd 12 Days of Christmas competition runs from 1 December 2017 until 11.59PM on 13 December 2017 and you must be an Optus customer to enter. To find out what other incredible prizes are up for grabs (including Field Day tickets, a Fitbit Alta and Ashes tickets), click here.

 

Not signed up to Yes Crowd yet? The good news is that Yes Crowd and My Account are linked. So, if you already have a My Account login, you don’t need to register, just use your existing My Account credentials to log in to Yes Crowd here.

 

Ts & Cs

 

Aust. residents 18+ only. Must be an Optus customer. Starts: 9am AEDT 1/12/17. Ends: 11:59pm AEDT 13/12/17. Max 1 entry for each prize permitted per person. T&Cs apply

426 Comments
Insertnamehere
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Frequent Visitor

My favorite thing about Christmas is family all catching up & enjoying a good meal

microwave24
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Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is the atmosphere, everyone seems that little bit happier, a little bit more colourful and a bit more cheery!

EloiseKP
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is spending time with my friends and family not only on the day itself, also in the lead up 🙂 

sideshowmal
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New Contributor

Just spending quality time with family and friends. Good food and laughter satisfies the body and the soul.

firmbee
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Occasional Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is when it’s over! Time to relax, time for holidays, time for me!

dylo
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New Contributor
My favorite thing about Christmas is being able to show my loved ones how much I care.
Indoorgirl
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I'm so NUTTY because my diet always goes to CUSTARD because I love PLUM PUDDING. Every year my Mum RAISONS the bar!

BaconPope
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about christmas is having a white christmas.
But if that runs out i'll drink the red instead.
Otherwise i'll just get into the christmas spirit (vodka obviously)

Squid
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is waking up early and sitting around the tree with the family to hand out presents and seeing the kids reactions! 

Shannara
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is spending time with my family and enjoying all the Christmas food

deevajo
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New Contributor
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Is that Santa is not real.... think about it big fat man with white beard loves having children sit on his knee, sneaks into your house at night and knows everything about you! STALKER MUCH!!
MMel
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is seeing the joy, and hearing the laughter of my children when they see the presents Santa has left them.

sallyc89
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New Contributor

Christmas makes me so bright, from presents to puddings to Christmas lights. It's a time to forget the years troubles and enjoy your time in the happy festive bubble.

alxa
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is the Christmas sales! Cant wait for all the walking ill do to burn off all the food and get some good prices!

vunamnam
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is NO WORK!!!!

Moonstone75
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Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is seeing family from interstate and getting to catch up with friends. Its also a great time to reflect and be grateful for the many blessings in my life that others don't have, (even paying tax) 🙂

Roamingsolo
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is planning...planning the splurge on myself during the after Christmas sales Smiley Very Happy

Kriddle94
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New Member

My Favourite thing about christmas is.... Having a family to come home to and spending the day enjoying the holiday with people who i love. 🙂

Kiks
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Member

My favourite thing about Christmas is:

1. I don’t work on it

2. Feeling like a kid again

3. Eating till I want to puke

4. Swimming at night after consuming copious amounts of food and drink

5. Eating again

6. Watching the lol of pure disappointment on my kids face as they realise we didn’t get ten everything in their list 🤪

7. And lastly just then Christmas feels. It feels like a warm floaty blanket all day 

guppybetta10
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Frequent Visitor
My favourite thing about Christmas is get-togethers. It's the time when we can actually spend time with virtually no stress about work and it's just a fun time when you see how everyone has grown up in the year.
jakeb1991
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New Contributor

Giving

heidiwesche
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Frequent Visitor

My favourite part of Christmas is the health kick that follows it, nourishing the body lol

Joanne_Change
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New Contributor

Champagne

Graycen
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is family togetherness, and reindeer ears on the dog.

Mstrom
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is it’s like an all you can eat buffet and no one judges you when you need to unbutton your pants and/or have a Nana nap. And of course the anticipation on the kids faces waiting to see what they get when they can finally get through all the tape.

CareBears089
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New Contributor

 

No matter what you or the people you love have been through during the year, Christmas brings out a side of simply being happy.Smiley Very Happy

HaJoS
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New Contributor
My favorite thing about Christmas is to spend time with my family, going to the beach and have nice family meals. This is the best what Christmas can bring.
Lanzii
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New Contributor

Food glorious food! 

gankstar5
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New Contributor

...seeing how happy my girlfriend gets before/during Christmas. 

travodo88
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New Contributor

 It's the sense of accomplishment when, after cooking a feast, I get to feed leftovers to my dog, who reciprocates with the most Christmassy smile. 

rajivdx
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Occasional Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is being happy I still have my two front teeth! 😉

Escavado
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Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is knowing that year is coming to a close and that I have lived another full year and to look back to and reminisce, appreciate life and look forward to what the new year will bring.  

PTJT
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Occasional Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is being with my kids who are interstate. 

katekatekate
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New Member

My favourite thing about Christmas is being surrounded by loved ones and eating until you can't move.

Chimo25
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is all the food -  forget the presents I just wanna EAT!!!!!

ako
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is eating and drinking all you like without Guilt!  There's always after the New Year's festivities to diet!!

Chuckau
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Occasional Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is the food. Pork, Lamb roast, roast veggies etc

Mash
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Frequent Visitor
My favorite thing about Christmas is knowing no matter where my job takes me Christmas day Optus will keep me connected to my family through my mobile phone face time.
Jordan257
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Occasional Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is the FOOD! Definitely the food! Ham, roast, cake, pudding... mmm!

BradyM
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Occasional Visitor

My favourite thing about christmas is being able to call family over in scotland 

Phaedrus
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Occasional Visitor
My favourite thing about Christmas is the smell of a real pine Christmas tree. It lasts for weeks.
iMattel
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is Christmas Lights! I love driving around in my car and seeing all the decked out houses!

cadence123
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New Contributor

We lost my Mum a couple of years ago she was the trifle queen, I make it every year using her recipe, the kids call it Nanny's treat, it's a wonderful way to include her in our day.

winni
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New Contributor

Heart My favourite thing about Christmas is being allowed to feel like and act like a kid all over again Heart

terri13
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Member
Getting to be around my family and friends, celebrating christmas and just embracing whats around you.
JLEI
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Visitor

My favourite thing about christmas is the Mariah Carey Christmas album. 

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faizairmac
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New Contributor

My favorite thing about Christmas is family. When family from around the country comes together to celebrate the festivities and the food. 

Anamck1998
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New Contributor

It's the one day of the year where everyone is happy. Nothing better than waking at 6am to the joy on everyone's faces and the mess santa has left behind!

tyrolicious
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Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is the guiltless feeling of asking your parents for absolutely anything you want, even that 2017 911 Carrera Cabriolet Porsche... I mean you might not get it, but it's that guiltless feeling you're after!!!

gusman
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Occasional Contributor

That it's an ideal warm up for the famous Boxing Day test cricket match that starts the following day!!

ALING92
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Visitor

My favourite part about Christmas is living off left over trifle from Christmas Day right through till about.... New Years... if it lasts that long!

fliegu
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Occasional Contributor

... chilling out with family and friends by the pool and a nice cold drink!

EvieJude
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Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is enjoying the company of family and having hubby prepare a seafood feast!

Belleb
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Visitor

watching the kids unwrap their santa gifts and spending time with family which doesnt happen much

 

mickeymhic
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Occasional Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is the happiness and love it brings to our homes, our work, and our communities.

Beksmum11
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New Contributor

Giving presents (I know its not about that blh blah blah but I love the look on peoples faces when you give them sometihng they love 🙂

Micky
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is seeing the reaction of family and friends when they open their presents!!!

davyde
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Occasional Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is Yummy yummy food!!!

nana
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is looking around Christmas decolations and Christmas lights at night.  Christmas decolations make me (I know not only me) happy.  I love seeing neighbour's Christmas lights at night and admire their effort!

gdit
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Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is that the world feels different on the 25th December. No traffic, people spend the day together and have fun, the food is brilliant and there's a completely different atmosphere.

Ryanmon
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New Contributor

familly coming together and the food

CA
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New Contributor

forgetting everyday things and all the worries.... just enjoying family, tons of beautiful food, being festive and having some Christmas cheer! 

kurst
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New Contributor

I love being able to spend time with my family and my friends at Xmas time opening presents, stuffing my face full of food and having fun 

angelling
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Frequent Visitor

All the Christmas food, excessive cheese platters and board games. Lots of board games. 😄

Caseylmreid
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is that it's totally ok to about 10x more than you usually would and that most of the time, left overs are the best meal you will eat all year. 

sethlily03
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Visitor

Everything! I love the decorations, the colours, giving gifts to my loved ones, spending time with family and just the good mood that the holidays give everyone

ErickP
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Occasional Contributor

My favourite part about christmas is the gift of giving. It’s a time to think and connect with  those around us and also to give to others unconditionally.

jaclouwra
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New Contributor

My favourite thing is celebrating all that the birth of Jesus meant for the world: hope, love, salvation. All things we still need today 

SillyGogo
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Crowd Champion
The scorching heat that arrives every year. It always reminds me of the first Christmas that my family live in Australia.
AshieP
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Occasional Visitor

Spending time with the best of the best. Family & friends & good wine. Fortunately this year my two least favourite inlaws won't be there 🎄

DJCA
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Occasional Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is seeing the momentary joy that presents elicit, as well as the bringing together of family that only seems to happen at this time of the year.

HKane
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Visitor

My favourite thing about christmas is..... GETTING LIT WITH THE FAM! & also the family backyard cricket rivalry!

FaizalN
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New Member

Cheat day for the diet

kitten_kj
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is buying gifts for friends and family and wrapping them!

Kayla27
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about christmas is the bad santa game we play with the family where we have two good gifts and many undesirable funny gifts we have to keep swaping till the last gift is unwrapped. Always a great laugh. 

JoJo42
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New Contributor

my Favourite event for Christmas is waking up and kissing my kids and wishing them a Merry Christmas!!!

Novastiel
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Frequent Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is the holiday cheer, where everyone comes together to celebrate and to spend valuable time with each other.

Marie
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Trusted Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is seeing the smiles on my childrens faces when they see that "Santa" left them all the things they asked for. 

KezinOz
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New Member

Family. loved ones, great food and PREZZIES!

Chowder143
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Occasional Visitor

my favourite thing about Christmas is the sunny weather, spending time with family and getting to eat like no ones business , and also the recap of the year.

pinkrox
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New Contributor

Come 6pm the in-laws go home after a stressfull day of pretending everyone gets along . 

Roeman
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Frequent Visitor

I love the spirit of Christmas... time to appreciate our loved ones far and near, spreading the Christmas cheer and waiting for Santa to arrive!

Nita92
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New Member
the love , the gatherings ,the food THE PRESENTS !! only the grinch wouldnt agree 🙂
calvindanh
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New Contributor

My favorite thing about Christmas is the family reunion and everyone has issue with each other you just gotta laugh.

Jamielees
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Visitor

My Favourite thing about chrismas is setting up the tree with my son, and watching his excitement through the whole of Decmber at all things Christmas and santa related!! 

mick_ang97
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Occasional Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is spending time with my family (& watching the little ones as they open their gifts)

TWang
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Occasional Visitor
My favourite thing about Christmas is that being able to celebrate it, is a wonderful and fortunate thing.
PaigeMarie
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New Contributor

My favorite thing about Christmas is spending time with Family and Friends seeing the childrens faces when they get something they love.

Amorgatory
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Occasional Visitor

My favorite thing about Christmas is sharing my blessings to others and spending a quality time with family and friends celebrating our christmas tradition.

Wine4mychildren
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Visitor

Gingerbread house!!

Carlixxo
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Occasional Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is spending time with family through exchanging gifts, eating dinner and overall enjoying each other's company. It's like no other time of the year. 

Liss
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Frequent Visitor

the time off work over Christmans and NYE!

LisaV
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Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is my kids.  They have helped bring out the magic of this time of year.

Jester80
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New Contributor

My Favorite thing about Christmas is my daughter believing Santa came.

robpo2
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New Member

My favourite thing about Christmas is having an excuse to drink some expensive champagne!

camcam25796
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Occasional Visitor

My favourite thing about Christmas is grandmas hot Christmas lunch.

Deano_is
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New Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is my daughters birthday

KateAlexis
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New Contributor

Santas Sack

Kitzyy
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Occasional Contributor

My favourite thing about Christmas is enjoying games of family feud and charades with the family 😉

AM225
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Occasional Visitor

My favourite thing about Chirstmas is always getting the prize in the bon bons and feeling good about my self even though I am the oldest in the family and verse the younger kids