12 Days of Christmas – WIN a $100 VISA giftcard

Posted by (Online Community Manager)
6th Dec 2017, 12:00am



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

by Frequent Visitor Insertnamehere
β€Ž2017-12-06 05:41 AM

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

by Visitor microwave24
β€Ž2017-12-06 06:26 AM

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

by Visitor EloiseKP
β€Ž2017-12-06 06:27 AM

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

by Frequent Visitor sideshowmal
β€Ž2017-12-06 07:13 AM

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

by Occasional Contributor firmbee
β€Ž2017-12-06 07:13 AM

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

by New Contributor dylo
β€Ž2017-12-06 07:21 AM
My favorite thing about Christmas is being able to show my loved ones how much I care.
by Member Indoorgirl
β€Ž2017-12-06 07:24 AM

I'm so NUTTY because my diet always goes to CUSTARD because I love PLUM PUDDING. Every year my Mum RAISONS the bar!

by Frequent Visitor BaconPope
β€Ž2017-12-06 07:45 AM

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)

by Frequent Visitor Squid
β€Ž2017-12-06 08:02 AM

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! 

by Frequent Visitor Shannara
β€Ž2017-12-06 08:13 AM

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

by Member deevajo
β€Ž2017-12-06 08:28 AM
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!!
by Occasional Visitor MMel
β€Ž2017-12-06 08:31 AM

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.

by Frequent Visitor sallyc89
β€Ž2017-12-06 08:34 AM

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.

by Frequent Visitor alxa
β€Ž2017-12-06 08:54 AM

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!

by Frequent Visitor vunamnam
β€Ž2017-12-06 08:58 AM

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

by Visitor Moonstone75
β€Ž2017-12-06 09:06 AM

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) Smiley Happy

by Frequent Visitor Roamingsolo
β€Ž2017-12-06 09:10 AM

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

by New Member Kriddle94
β€Ž2017-12-06 09:14 AM

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. Smiley Happy

by Member Kiks
β€Ž2017-12-06 09:28 AM

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 πŸ€ͺ

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

by Frequent Visitor guppybetta10
β€Ž2017-12-06 09:31 AM
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.
by Member jakeb1991
β€Ž2017-12-06 09:39 AM


by Frequent Visitor heidiwesche
β€Ž2017-12-06 09:55 AM

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

by Frequent Visitor Joanne_Change
β€Ž2017-12-06 09:58 AM


by Member Graycen
β€Ž2017-12-06 10:07 AM

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

by Frequent Visitor Mstrom
β€Ž2017-12-06 10:14 AM

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.

by Frequent Visitor CareBears089
β€Ž2017-12-06 10:24 AM


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

by New Contributor HaJoS
β€Ž2017-12-06 10:32 AM
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.
by Frequent Visitor Lanzii
β€Ž2017-12-06 10:43 AM

Food glorious food! 

by Member gankstar5
β€Ž2017-12-06 10:45 AM

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

by Member travodo88
β€Ž2017-12-06 11:27 AM

 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. 

by Occasional Visitor rajivdx
β€Ž2017-12-06 11:38 AM

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

by Visitor Escavado
β€Ž2017-12-06 11:41 AM

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.  

by Occasional Visitor PTJT
β€Ž2017-12-06 11:52 AM

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

by New Member katekatekate
β€Ž2017-12-06 11:52 AM

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

by Member Chimo25
β€Ž2017-12-06 12:07 PM

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

by Member ako
β€Ž2017-12-06 12:11 PM

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!!

by Occasional Visitor Chuckau
β€Ž2017-12-06 01:14 PM

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

by Frequent Visitor Mash
β€Ž2017-12-06 01:42 PM
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.
by Occasional Visitor Jordan257
β€Ž2017-12-06 01:44 PM

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

by Occasional Visitor BradyM
β€Ž2017-12-06 02:03 PM

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

by Occasional Visitor Phaedrus
β€Ž2017-12-06 02:17 PM
My favourite thing about Christmas is the smell of a real pine Christmas tree. It lasts for weeks.
by Frequent Visitor iMattel
β€Ž2017-12-06 02:19 PM

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

by Member cadence123
β€Ž2017-12-06 02:30 PM

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.

by Member winni
β€Ž2017-12-06 02:31 PM

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

by Member terri13
β€Ž2017-12-06 02:37 PM
Getting to be around my family and friends, celebrating christmas and just embracing whats around you.
by Visitor JLEI
β€Ž2017-12-06 03:07 PM

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

by Frequent Visitor faizairmac
β€Ž2017-12-06 03:15 PM

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

by Frequent Visitor Anamck1998
β€Ž2017-12-06 03:16 PM

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!

by Visitor tyrolicious
β€Ž2017-12-06 03:22 PM

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!!!

by Occasional Contributor gusman
β€Ž2017-12-06 03:52 PM

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

by Visitor ALING92
β€Ž2017-12-06 04:12 PM

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!

by Occasional Contributor fliegu
β€Ž2017-12-06 04:46 PM

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

by Visitor EvieJude
β€Ž2017-12-06 04:51 PM

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

by Visitor Belleb
β€Ž2017-12-06 04:53 PM

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


by Member mickeymhic
β€Ž2017-12-06 05:04 PM

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

by Member Beksmum11
β€Ž2017-12-06 05:06 PM

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 Smiley Happy

by Frequent Visitor Micky
β€Ž2017-12-06 05:17 PM

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

by Occasional Visitor davyde
β€Ž2017-12-06 05:17 PM

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

by New Contributor nana
β€Ž2017-12-06 05:40 PM

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!

by Visitor gdit
β€Ž2017-12-06 06:11 PM

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.

by Frequent Visitor Ryanmon
β€Ž2017-12-06 06:35 PM

familly coming together and the food

by Frequent Visitor CA
β€Ž2017-12-06 07:11 PM

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

by Frequent Visitor kurst
β€Ž2017-12-06 07:19 PM

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 

by Frequent Visitor angelling
β€Ž2017-12-06 07:58 PM

All the Christmas food, excessive cheese platters and board games. Lots of board games. :-D

by Occasional Visitor Caseylmreid
β€Ž2017-12-06 08:00 PM

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. 

by Visitor sethlily03
β€Ž2017-12-06 08:50 PM

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

by Occasional Contributor ErickP
β€Ž2017-12-06 09:09 PM

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.

by Member jaclouwra
β€Ž2017-12-06 09:23 PM

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

by Crowd Champion SillyGogo
β€Ž2017-12-06 09:34 PM
The scorching heat that arrives every year. It always reminds me of the first Christmas that my family live in Australia.
by Occasional Visitor AshieP
β€Ž2017-12-06 10:17 PM

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

by Occasional Visitor DJCA
β€Ž2017-12-06 11:33 PM

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.

by Visitor HKane
β€Ž2017-12-06 11:39 PM

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

by New Member FaizalN
β€Ž2017-12-07 12:39 AM

Cheat day for the diet

by Member kitten_kj
β€Ž2017-12-07 01:02 AM

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

by New Contributor Kayla27
β€Ž2017-12-07 01:28 AM

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. 

by Frequent Visitor JoJo42
β€Ž2017-12-07 06:15 AM

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

by Frequent Visitor Novastiel
β€Ž2017-12-07 07:23 AM

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

by Moderator Marie
β€Ž2017-12-07 07:31 AM

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. 

by New Member KezinOz
β€Ž2017-12-07 07:53 AM

Family. loved ones, great food and PREZZIES!

by Occasional Visitor Chowder143
β€Ž2017-12-07 09:11 AM

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.

by Member pinkrox
β€Ž2017-12-07 10:16 AM

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

by Frequent Visitor Roeman
β€Ž2017-12-07 10:18 AM

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!

by New Member Nita92
β€Ž2017-12-07 11:08 AM
the love , the gatherings ,the food THE PRESENTS !! only the grinch wouldnt agree Smiley Happy
by Frequent Visitor calvindanh
β€Ž2017-12-07 11:21 AM

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

by Visitor Jamielees
β€Ž2017-12-07 12:06 PM

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!! 

by Occasional Visitor mick_ang97
β€Ž2017-12-07 12:14 PM

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

by Occasional Visitor TWang
β€Ž2017-12-07 12:30 PM
My favourite thing about Christmas is that being able to celebrate it, is a wonderful and fortunate thing.
by New Contributor PaigeMarie
β€Ž2017-12-07 01:35 PM

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

by Occasional Visitor Amorgatory
β€Ž2017-12-07 01:53 PM

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