Best Ceiling Fans in Australia For 2021
Updated for 2021 Season
The top 10 ceiling fans released in the last 12 months - Updated for January 2021
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.
#1 - INFINITY-ID DC
✓ Outdoor ✓ Coastal ✓ 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!” -
Maintaining the slimline blades and minimalist style which made its predecessor so popular, Fanco’s Infinity ID Ceiling fan is a true reinvention of an extremely popular design. Now available with your choice of a remote or a hardwired DC wall control, this fan addresses some of the most common requests we have from customers. The model with remote can also be used in conjunction with Google and Amazon SMART devices. The models with light (only operable by remote) finish out this incredible range with the innovation of user replaceable LED panels, which have both CCT and dimming functionality.
#2 - URBAN 2 DC
✓ 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!
#3 - WHISPER DC
✓ 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 ceiling fan 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.
#4 - BREEZE AC
✓ Energy Efficient ✓ Modern Design ✓ Colour Options ✓ Reversible ✓ Outdoor ✓ Coastal
“It's really a very lovely fan, and it moves just enough air for us.”
A high-quality fan in a simple but striking style, the Breeze ceiling fan will make an effective cooling solution to most areas of the home. With a blade span of 52 inches, it provides enough coverage to cool sitting areas and bedrooms. It’s also suitable for installation in covered outdoor areas and coastal settings, thanks to an anti-corrosive paint applied to all of its metal components, and the decision to use ABS plastic to craft its delicately contoured blades.
#5 - WYND DC
✓ 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.
#6 - SUMMER DC
✓ Outdoor Option ✓ Modern Design ✓ ABS or Timber Blades ✓ Light Option with CCT
“It’s hard to believe how much is packed into such a simple looking fan – and the price is amazing!”
The Summer DC ceiling fan range from newcomer Claro is proving to be exceptional value. Available with either timber (indoor only) or ABS plastic blades, this four-blade design gives you all the benefits of a DC motor at an excellent price point. With six speeds to cover a broad airflow spectrum, these fans are well suited to bedrooms and smaller living and lounge rooms. Choosing the version with ABS blades will even allow you to install it in covered outdoor spaces. Both the ABS and timber blade varieties are available with an excellent LED light which has CCT functionality.
#7 - AERATRON AE+ DC
✓ 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.
#8 - POLAR DC
✓ 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:
#9 - HORIZON
✓ Variable Speeds ✓ Reversible ✓ Colour Options ✓ Control Options ✓ SMART remote (option )✓ DC Wall control (option) ✓ Outdoor ✓ Coastal
"Really impressive air movement, it's just great"
Performance, style and convenience come packaged together in the Horizon 2.0 DC Ceiling fan. While both the 52-inch and 64-inch sizes are classified as high airflow, the larger size moves 19,010 m3/hr, a very impressive figure. Both sizes are available with either a six-speed hardwired wall control or a SMART compatible remote control, which works with Google and Alexa home automation systems. It’s available in three colours to suit modern interiors and outdoor furnishings.
#10 - CABARITA DC
✓ Energy Efficient ✓ Reversible ✓ Colour Options ✓ Variable Airflow ✓ Modern Design
" Circulate air very effectively"
This well contoured model pushes air further than you might expect from a fan with a 50-inch blade span. With its unique design and striking colour finishes, the Cabarita will make a strong impression in living rooms and other outdoor settings. On its lowest setting it creates a pleasant breeze but stronger airflow is also available on its fastest speed.