Best Ceiling Fans in Australia For 2020
Updated for 2020 Season
The top 10 ceiling fans released in the last 12 months - Updated for January 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.
#1 - INFINITY-i DC
✓ 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
✓ 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 - ECO BREEZE 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 Eco Breeze DC ceiling fan is one of the latest additions to the Fanco range. The Eco Breeze offers a stylish addition to any home and is available with or without an LED light option. Its DC motor allows the Eco Breeze to run quietly and efficiently, powered by just 4W 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 - 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.
#5 - BONDI AC
✓ 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.
#6 - AQUA DC
✓ 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.
#7 - HORIZON DC
✓ 2 Size Options ✓ Modern Design ✓ Variable Speeds ✓ Exceptionally High Airflow ✓ Large Blade Span ✓ Outdoor rated
"On the low setting it works much better than the old fan on high."
The Fanco Horizon ceiling fan has a nice range of airflow between speeds, comes in two sizes and suitable for use in covered outdoor areas. These factors give you a lot of freedom to install the Horizon wherever you want – and we love that! The standard 52” size is a nice option for bedrooms, particularly if you choose to add the CCT LED light. Depending on the size of your living room or outdoor area, you might choose either the standard size or the larger 64” model.
#8 - REVOLUTION III AC
✓ High Airflow ✓ Outdoor rated ✓ Coastal rated ✓ Modern Design ✓ Energy Efficient ✓ Colour Options ✓ Light Options ✓ Control Options
"Love this classic four bladed look, and I was thrilled to see that it's both coastal and outdoor rated - it was a great find!"
The Hunter Pacific Revolution 3 Ceiling fan has an upgraded motor, increased blade pitch and some minor cosmetic changes whilst retaining the popular looks of the Revolution. The fan features Slimline Motor Technology with high quality polymer aerofoil blades. The Revolution features a distinctive slimline motor, with models available with integrated LED lights.
#9 - SWISH DC
✓ 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.
#10 - TOURBILLION DC
✓ Outdoor ✓ Very Large Blade Span ✓ Reversible ✓ Colour Options ✓ Light Options ✓ High Airflow ✓ Size Options
" An excellent choice if you're looking for an extra large fan to go outside."
It can be difficult to find an extra large ceiling fan for an outdoor area, but Eglo solved that this season with the Tourbillion. Because this style is available in two sizes (either 60 or 80 inches) and comes with 2 downrods, the fan is suitable for a whole range of spaces where you need a strong airflow.