New Year’s Eve Brisbane

NYE Brisbane Fireworks
Brisbane fireworks on New Year’s Eve

On New Year’s Eve Brisbane has city supported NYE festivities that center on the Brisbane River. South Bank is a key area of focus for viewing the NYE fireworks displays along the Brisbane River. Anywhere that can see the city skyline will be okay for viewing the super bright midnight fireworks display. Down in the Fortitude Valley club district the parties will be raging hard as Brisbane sees in the New Year. Come on Brisbane it’s time to celebrate the NYE passing of the old year over to the new year!

With many great options and ideas of pubs, clubs, venues and restaurants where you can base yourself to celebrate this NYE with your group of friends.  Brisbane provides for a balance of family focus and New Year party hard areas. There will be something for everyone for your New Year’s Eve Brisbane style. In our experience the weather should be terrific. It is Summer time in Queensland, Australia! This warm weather and the attraction of Queensland is also a boom destination for tourists holidaying in Australia over the New Year period.

New Year’s Eve Brisbane Events and Parties

Jubilee Hotel

Fortitude Valley

07 3252 4508

Jubilee Hotel - NYE Party Poster

NYE Party

Jubilee is seeing out 2016 with dancing aplenty with Brisbane's Best NYE Party. With entertainment by Australia's only Singing DJ Nik Conomos on deck from 5pm. Supported by DJ L8Hoven in the Bar, and DJ Marzz in the Garden. Lot's of fun for all and lucky Door Prize on the night. Please email the Jubilee NYE team for reservations and more information.
And don't forget Stafford Brothers are playing New Year's Day!


FREE Entry


Fortitude Valley

07 3177 0861

GPO - Come What May GPO New Year’s Eve Poster

Come What May GPO New Year’s Eve

Swing into the New Year at GPO with a Victorian Era Burlesque inspired extravaganza. Enjoy roving performers, coordinated routines, DJ's and more whilst you relax with a 4 hour beverage pack inclusive of spirits plus a french inspired cocktail list. VIP Packages also available contact GPO for details.


1st Release: $79
2nd Release: $89
3rd Release:  $99

Queensland Performing Arts Centre

South Brisbane

07 3278 1913

Queensland Performing Arts Centre - Queensland Pops Orchestra: New Year’s Eve Gala with Mirusia Poster

Queensland Pops Orchestra: New Year’s Eve Gala with Mirusia

A spectacular orchestral evening with two performances, 6:00pm & 9:30pm. Get sophisticated New Year’s Eve Brisbane Black Tie style with a package includes Drinks & Canapes after the 9:30pm performance and an unbeatable view of the fireworks from the QPAC rooftop. Tickets are selling fast. Book now to avoid missing out.


Black Tie Package: $180
Concert Only Tickets: $98
Group Discounts Available

Bavarian Bier Café - Eagle Street Pier


07 3015 0555

Bavarian Bier Café - Eagle Street Pier - Schnappy New Year! Poster

Schnappy New Year!

Raise a stein to 2016 and willkommen in the new year in true Bavarian style! Steins, schnitzels & pork knuckles galore. Plus haus DJs spinning tunes til late and a complimentary glass of bubbles when the clock strikes 12. Not to mention your front row seat to the midnight Storey Bridge fireworks. Full a la carte menu available all night & groups welcome. Prost!


A la carte menu

Saké - Brisbane


07 3015 0557

Saké - Brisbane - NYE at Saké Poster

NYE at Saké

Ring in the New Year with contemporary Japanese cuisine at Sake Eagle Street Pier. Indulge in a 7-course set menu of Sake favourites riverside and toast to a new year with a complimentary glass of Champagne at midnight with a perfect view of the Storey Bridge midnight fireworks.


Early Dinner: a la carte
Set Menu: $150

Orion Hotel

Springfield Central

07 3846 6680

Orion Hotel - NYE Blanco Party Poster

NYE Blanco Party

Dress in White and say goodbye to the old year and welcome in the new year with a night of music as you party it up Miami Style at the Orion Hotel. Be entertained past midnight by LIVE band ‘The Radio Killers’ &  DJ Enzzo.


Free Entry

The MET Brisbane

Fortitude Valley

07 3257 2557

The MET Brisbane - The MET New Year’s Eve – Hermitude & Claptone Poster

The MET New Year’s Eve – Hermitude & Claptone

Continuing it’s tradition of putting on the biggest New Year’s Eve Brisbane parties, The MET is back with some exciting acts to bring on the New Year. Party in the main room with Hermitude and Zeke Beats or enter the Coco Lounge / Revival for Claptone. VIP NYE Drinks Packages available.


Second Release: $45.00
Final Release: $50.00
Dragon VIP: $150.00
Ciroc Lounge VIP: $200

Brewhouse Brisbane


07 3891 1011

Brewhouse Brisbane - NYE Garden Party Poster

NYE Garden Party

This New Year's Brewhouse is pulling out the stops with a NYE Garden Party featuring our DJ's so you can dance the last night of 2016 away. And to see in 2017 a Champagne Bar and Oyster shucking station to get you in the mood! Tickets include a generous food and beverage package featuring six tapas plates/drinks.


Tickets: $45

Loft West End

West End

07 3846 6680

Loft West End - NYE Party Poster

NYE Party

Celebrate the coming of the New Year at Loft West End. Avoid the queues and cover charges and enjoy some of Brisbane's Best DJs playing the hits you love whilst you down some of the sexiest cocktails the Loft's bar staff have created.


Free Entry

Blackbird Bar & Grill


07 3229 1200

Blackbird Bar & Grill - New Year's Eve Golden Societe 2017 Poster

New Year's Eve Golden Societe 2017

Treat yourself to a Gold-Label New Year's Eve experience at Blackbird in Brisbane. Be spoiled with a 5-hour Drinks Package inclusive of Moet & Chandon, cocktails, spirits, beer and wine plus canapes and food stalls. Enjoy a wide range of entertainment across multiple floors with roving performers, live music & Guest DJ's.


Event Sold Out
Tickets: $210



07 3268 2223

Byblos - New Year's Eve Under the Stars Poster

New Year's Eve Under the Stars

Byblos is hosting a New Year's Under the Stars. See in 2017 while you enjoy LIVE music, entertainment and fireworks. Tickets include buffet food stations and substantial canapés, plus a 5 1/2 hour premium beverage package with spirits, cocktails and wine included.


Event Sold Out
Tickets: $189

Sail Australia

Brisbane River

02 4322 8227

Sail Australia - New Year’s Eve Brisbane Cruises on the Brisbane River Poster

New Year’s Eve Brisbane Cruises on the Brisbane River

Enjoy the New Year’s Eve Brisbane festivities with a cruise on the Brisbane River. Sail Australia has a variety of boats, launches and ships available for NYE on Brisbane River, with varying inclusive packages to suit your new year party needs. Groups are a speciality so contact Sail Australia to discuss your NYE booking.


Event Sold Out
Adults: $65
Child: $45
Midnight: $95

The Plough Inn

South Brisbane

07 3844 7777

The Plough Inn - Back to Black NYE Poster

Back to Black NYE

This New Year's Eve the Plough is going Back to Black and transforming Level One into a not to be missed event. Be entertained by LIVE music and a roaming magician whilst being treated to a 5 hour premium beverage package, Skyy Vodka Bar and interactive food stations. Be amazed by some of the best views of the Brisbane Fireworks from the deck overlooking the Brisbane River. Plus plenty of giveaways.


Event Sold Out
Tickets: $110

Brisbane Brewing Co.

West End

07 3891 1011

Brisbane Brewing Co. - Happy New Year 2017 Poster

Happy New Year 2017

Brisbane Brewing Co are bring you the best NYE party featuring LIVE band "Accomplice Collective". But that's not all they've brewed up for you to ring in the New Year, you'll also enjoy a generous food and beverage package to keep you going whilst you party through the night.


Event Sold Out
Tickets: $49

Brisbane Star Cruises


07 3399 1599

Brisbane Star Cruises - M.V. Brisbane Star NYE Cruise Poster

M.V. Brisbane Star NYE Cruise

Welcome aboard the gorgeous M.V. Brisbane Star for NYE. The boat is a classic 'Retro' river cruise boat and so for a Brisbane New Year's Eve to remember the crew have arranged classic 70's and 80's themed DJ music for dancing and great food of the era with a fork and walk style so you can mingle and move around. A great spot on the Brisbane River to watch the Brissy fireworks. And celebrate the end of 2016 with drinks at reasonable bar prices. This cruise will sell out so be quick people!


Event Sold Out
Tickets: $95pp
Groups of 10+: $85pp
*includes welcome drink and canapes.

What can you do on New Year’s Day in Brisbane

Do you wish to party on in Brisbane for NYD or do you want to take a day or two of the new year to recover. Venues are open and are ready to assist with breakfast, lunch and a recovery dinner to get you going into the new year the right way! New Year’s Day is certainly another one of the Big Days in the Australian calendar. Don’t miss it people. See what is on in Brisbane on NYD! Welcome to the New Year Brisbane!