2017 Elf on the Shelf in Bendigo: your pictures

THESE cheeky elves have been creating all sorts of mischief!

Santa’s little scouts magically appear on December 1 and pop up in different spots in your house each day.

They help keep children on their toes by reporting back to Santa at the North Pole each night, letting him know who has been naughty or nice.

Read more: Your guide to Christmas carols and concerts in Bendigo

The Elf on the Shelf pictures above have shown some real creativity.

If you’re looking for inspiration – or simply for laugh – take a look through the photos, submitted by Bendigo Advertiser readers.

Then, share your own Elf on the Shelf snaps with us. To submit your pictures:

  • email cass.dalgleish@fairfaxmedia.com.au;
  • share it with us on Facebook; or
  • tag your photos with #bendigoadvertiser on Instagram