Best Ceiling Fans in Australia For 2020

Updated for 2020/21 Season

The top 10 ceiling fans released in the last 12 months - Updated for September 2020

Our customers want the best ceiling fans but choosing the right one for their needs can be tricky. We list hundreds of ceiling fans on our site, so we wanted to make the process of choosing easier for our customers. People install ceiling fans in all types of environments from balconies to bedrooms – so picking out an overall top 10 is no easy feat. Luckily after so many years in the business, we have a pretty good idea of what people tend to look for in a fan. We used this knowledge to assemble a list of fans that represent the quality, value and good design our customers deserve.


best overall ceiling fan

IP rated On Trend Style Popular with Architects Modern Design Energy Efficient Variable Speeds Colour Options

- “I love the slim lines and the delicately curved blades. It looks amazing!” -

The Infinity DC ceiling fan is our number one pick for a number of reasons. It is a high quality energy efficient DC motor ceiling fan with an architectural style. The Infinity by Fanco operates quietly with a six speed remote for greater control of the ceiling fan and is reversible for summer and winter modes.

It matches a range of interior decors and can also feature outside in undercover areas. This fan ticks all the boxes and are flying out the door this summer!

#2 - URBAN 2 DC

best ceiling fan urban 2

Light Options Class Leading LED Light Modern Design Energy Efficient Variable Speeds High Airflow

“ Exactly what I was looking for – an affordable ceiling fan that moves a lot of air!”

If you’re looking for a reliable DC ceiling fan encompassing the best elements of modern and traditional styles, the Urban 2 DC ceiling fan may be the one for you! Utilising safe timber blades, the Urban 2 DC is low in energy consumption. Although it uses no more than 29.4w on its highest setting, it produces an extremely high airflow of up to 13,560m3/hr!


best ceiling fan Claro Whisper

Light Options Scandinavian Design Modern Energy Efficient Variable Speeds Colour Options

“They look even better in real life, and they cool our home very effectively.”

The Claro Whisper DC is one of the latest additions to the Claro range for 2020/21. The Whisper offers a stylish addition to any home and is available with or without a CCT dimmable LED light. Its DC motor allows the Whisper to run (as the name suggests) quietly and efficiently, powered by just 4.7W on its lowest setting. It comes with a remote control which gives allows the user to choose between 5 speeds. The fan also features a reversible motor for use in Summer and Winter.


best ceiling fan sleeper dc

Energy Efficient Modern Design Colour Options Reversible Solid Timber Blades

“The Sleeper is simply gorgeous – a beautiful timber fan with curved blades.”

A natural beauty, the Sleeper features expertly crafted flowing timber blades. These chunky blades are a great complement to hardwood flooring and are available in either white or timber. The Sleeper is available in two sizes, choose from either 48" overall diameter of 56". Finally pick from either with or without light models.


best ceiling fan bondi

Outdoor rated Size Options Modern Design High Airflow Full ABS Construction White or Black

“It’s hard to believe how much is packed into such a simple looking fan – and the price is amazing!”

The Bondi ceiling fan represents excellent value whether you’re looking for a fan with or without light. It produces a substantial airflow and suits both interior and exterior installations. Customers who choose the model with light will enjoy a choice of colour temperatures as well as 3 step dimming functionality. It’s also available in two sizes and two colours. This is a great option for people looking to keep things simple without sacrificing on functionality. You can even upgrade to a without breaking the bank.


hunter pacific polar awards

DC Motor Modern Design Energy Efficient High Airflow

"Great fans, easy to install, nearly silent and look fantastic!"

The Hunter Pacific Polar DC is a new addition from Hunter Pacific at a price point that represents excellent value. The Polar range is extremely versatile and packed with features, for starters the fan can be installed either indoor, outdoor or in a coastal environment. The ABS fan offers high airflow and is available in either 48" or 56", in either white or black and with or without light. The models with LED light feature high quality CCT LED lights built to last. The fan is backed by a 3 year manufacturers in home warranty. We also love the fact that the fan is compatible with the Hunter Pacific DC wall control, in fact we have put together some packages to include the wall control below:

#7 - WYND DC

best ceiling fan wynd

Energy Efficient Modern Design Colour Options Reversible Solid Timber Blades

“The Wynd is very impressive – a beautiful timber fan.”

A natural beauty, the Wynd has three handcrafted timber blades finished in walnut. Like many of the fans on this list, the Wynd measures up on both aesthetic and performance measures, particularly in the realm of energy efficiency.

Using no more than 25 watts on its highest setting, the Wynd rotates up to 195 times a minute to produce a respectable air flow of 9,743 m3/hr - an excellent result for very little energy consumption.

#8 - AQUA DC

best ceiling fan aqua

IP66 Rated Modern Design Energy Efficient High Airflow

"The highest IP rated ceiling fan on the market today..."

The Hunter Pacific Aqua DC ceiling fan breaks new ground with its IP66 rating. This is a very fancy way of saying it’s the most water-resistant fan on the market. In addition to the assurance of such a strong IP rating, the Aqua DC uses minimal energy to create a nice strong airflow. This fan only needs 19 watts at top speed, where it produces an airflow of 14,286 m3/hr. As a bonus this fan models an attractive design for either interior or exterior installation.


best ceiling fan swish

Dimmable CCT LED Light Variable Speeds Reversible Colour Options Internationally Recognised Design

"The Swish adds a real wow factor to my home, and I couldn't believe how many colour options the light has!"

It’s almost impossible to complete this list without giving the Swish a nod. For customers on the hunt for a ceiling fan with a dimmable LED light, the Swish is a prime choice. International designer, Karim Rashid created the cutting-edge shape and the IF International Design Awards recognised the fan’s quality early this season. The Swish's integrated light is very impressive as it features colour changing technology and is dimmable.


Aeratron best ceiling fan

Energy Efficient Only 20w on High Speed  Reversible Colour Options Light Adaptable High Airflow Size Options

" The ultimate energy efficient choice, 20w on the highest speed is class leading"

The Aeratron is a popular choice with Architects and designers, its easy to see why with its flowing ABS blades and exceptional performance. The all new AE+ range is a relativley new release and builds upon the success of previous AE models. Available in a range of sizes, colours and in either 3 or 2 blade you are sure to find one to suit your requirmeents. The fan operates quietly and is powered by a high quality DC motor. As the Aeratron range is so large we have not included all options on this page, but you can view all models here.