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Pump up the festive cheer with these inflatable Christmas decorations

Make the Yuletide that bit more fun.

With the holiday season just around the corner, it’s almost time to start decking the halls with boughs of holly and get into the festive spirit. While lights and other decorations will always hold a special place in our hearts, the trend of inflatable Christmas decorations is on the rise.

Do inflatable decorations use a lot of electricity?

One concern that stops many from embracing inflatables is the extra electricity. The simple fact is that they do use more electricity than not using them at all. The final cost will depend on how long you keep them inflated, and during hot days it will use more energy to keep them cool so it might increase your power bill by around 140 watts per inflatable per hour. 

7 best inflatable Christmas decorations to shop in Australia

Read on for our round up of the best inflatable Christmas decorations so you can infuse your holiday season with joy, laughter, and a touch of inflatable magic.

Christmas Santa Inflatable
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Jingle Jolly’s Inflatable Tree 1.8m, $62.95, Amazon

For something a little bit cheeky, this internally lit inflatable Christmas tree features a Santa climbing the tree to get away from a dog and being pantsed.

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inflatable santa sleigh
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Jingle Jollys inflatable Santa sleigh ride, $98.95 ($109.95), Myer

Why would Santa stick to a traditional sleigh when he can get around in an inflatable one?

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Surfing Santa Christmas Inflatable
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Illuminated Santa On Surfboard 1.8m, $158.95

Surf’s up this Christmas with an Aussie themed Santa taking full advantage of the summer surf. 

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Gingerbread Christmas Inflatable
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Gingerbread Arch & Cookie Man Illuminated Inflatable Display, $199.95, Christmas Warehouse

If you want to go all out this season – this arch will delight your neighbourhood and bring the cheer. It is at the higher end of the budget though but Christmas Warehouse has an extensive range to choose from.

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Santa Stop Here Christmas Inflatable
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Jolly & Joy “Santa Stop Here” sign 120cm, $60, Spotlight

Make sure Santa can’t miss your house with this bright inflatable sign.

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LED Christmas Dog Inflatable
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Mirabelle Christmas Low Voltage 1.2m Naughty Dog LED Inflatable, $30, Big W

This budget friendly pup is a great entry level, low voltage inflatable to get you started on your journey.

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Christmas Snowman Inflatable
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Illuminated Snowman Family, $199.95, Christmas Warehouse

What’s better than one snowman you may ask? An entire family of snowmen greeting you at your arrival all holiday long!

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Can you leave inflatable Christmas decorations on all night?

You can leave your inflatables running overnight but it’s recommended you only leave them running around 8-10 hours per day. 

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