Fire Eater at NYE MelbourneCelebrations for New Year’s Eve Melbourne 2019 are spread out at various locations around the City of Melbourne. The cities restaurants, bars, hotels and entertainment areas come alive like no other day of the year to see in 2020. NYE parties take place at venues along the Yarra River, at the Docklands, Federation Square, and Southbank and the CBD. There are also parties and events in suburbs close to the city such as South Yarra, St Kilda, Albert Park, Port Melbourne, Fitzroy and Richmond.

Some aspects you might like to take into consideration when selecting your 2019 NYE event to see in 2020 are: can you see the fireworks with the location; price of tickets; and accessibility.

New Year’s Eve Melbourne events

We hope you like these ideas of restaurant dinners, club and hotel NYE events and parties. Enjoy!

Endless Summer NYE PartyThe Wharf Hotel

Awesome location for NYE in Melbourne, overlooking the Yarra River. Great New Years Eve party vibe and fab Endless Summer Party theme to see out 2019. NYE Riverside includes 4 hour drinks and food package. Featuring a burger bar, hot dog & taco stands, ice cream cart and entertainment all night. Hurry as will sell out.

The Great Gatsby NYE PartyLincoln of Toorak

Dom Arpa Productions presents a roaring 20’s style Great Gatsby New Year’s Eve experience with flowing beverages including champagne, spirits and punch, an exquisite 5 course food offering courtesy of an award winning chef. LIVE entertainment. Photo Booth.
* 5 Courses * All Drinks Inclusive * Live Band * Free Parking *

Welcoming the Roaring 2020s NYEGarden State Hotel

A Great Gatsby inspired Soiree with 4 Hour Drinks & Canapes Package including local tap beer & cider, house wines, house spirits. 3 Dance Floors. DJ Entertainment. Fantastic Venue Centrally Located.

NYE H2o SouthbankLeft Bank Melbourne

An intimate NYE affair awaits. All Inclusive Food & Drinks Packages. Spectacular Riverside Location right in front of the Melbourne NYE Fireworks. Entertainment from renowned Melbourne DJs playing the best dance and party. Limited Tickets Available. VIP NYE package option.

New Year’s Eve Dance Cruise 2019Victoria Star Cruises

Awesome 5 hour NYE dance party cruise around Victoria Harbour in Docklands. Cheap drinks aboard and substantial finger food. Great Melbourne New Years Fireworks views.

NYE H2o DocklandsNYE H2o

Lots of fun to be had at this Melbourne New Years Eve event including dance music, great views of the fireworks plus an all inclusive 7 hour drinks & food NYE package. This party goes off from 8pm to 3am! See in 2020 in style!

NYE Night Garden FestivalHopscotch

Fantastic Melbourne fireworks views by the Yarra River. Come and enjoy an all inclusive 4 hour drinks package with 8 tap beers, house wines and selected spirits. Plus roving canapes & sweet treats. Pop up Garden Bar serving Pimm’s Punch. DJ Entertainment. See out 2019 in style.

Waterfront New Year’s Eve DiningLudlow Bar & Dining Room

2 fantastic 3 course dining options family friendly Twilight Dinner and Late Dinner. Indoor and Outdoor Terrace seating. Beverage and Oyster Upgrade Option.

Pilgrim NYE PartyPilgrim Bar

Join the Pilgrim Crew in an all inclusive 5hr Cocktail Party with fantastic Melbourne NYE fireworks views in great location just below Federation Square on the Yarra River. More details available via the Ticketing.

Riverland New Year’s EveRiverland Bar

Awesome Melbourne NYE awaits with prime Fireworks Views. All Night Entertainment. Substantial food and drinks package. Hurry for early bird NYE tickets.

NYE at BoatiesThe Boatbuilders Yard
South Wharf$125

New Year’s Eve 2019 at Boaties. Incredible view of the fireworks! All Inclusive Food and Drinks package! Massive beer garden with waterfront and DJ’s spinning the discs to welcome in 2020! Plus check out the Fireworks Upgrade for the best views of the Fireworks.

New Year's Eve at The General AssemblyThe General Assembly
South Wharf$125

5 hour premium drinks and substantial food package. LIVE entertainment. Waterfront views of the fireworks.

New Year’s Eve Dinner by the RiverBearBrass

3 Course NYE Dinner right near the Yarra River with spectacular views of Melbourne’s New Years fireworks. Awesome location at Southbank and great venue. Early NYE dinner options for families from $65.

NYE Festival Cocktail PartyHophaus Euro Bar Grill

Cocktail Party with Canape, Food & Drinks Package. Party in the lounge bar and garden terrace from 7pm with roaming canapes from 8pm and a 5 hour drinks package with premium biers, basic spirits and much much more.

NYE Festival DiningHophaus Euro Bar Grill

2 spectacular Dining Packages with 3 course Family Friendly Twilight Dining or 4 course Late Dining with Premium Drinks.

Waterfront New Year’s Eve PartyLudlow Bar & Dining Room

Great Views. DJ entertainment. Cocktail Party. Premium Canape & Drinks Package. Outdoor Terrace. Group Pricing Available.

NYE Dinner at Harry'sStamford Plaza Melbourne

Delicious 3-Course NYE Dinner at Harry’s Restaurant with Glass of Sparkling on Arrival. Two NYE Dinner Sittings Available. Fantastic Location in Central Melbourne. Superb NYE Accommodation options available at the Stamford Plaza Melbourne.

New Year's Eve Laneway PartyThe Bridge Hotel

DJ’s playing playing the best music in the laneway and upstairs. Tickets include entry and one free drink. Dinner Bookings also Available. Open till 3am.

New Year's Eve House PartyTerminus

2 hour drinks package from 8pm. DJ Entertainment. 2 Levels of Dance Floors. Dinner Bookings Available. Public Bar first in, best dressed until 2am.

NYE Rooftop Party Black & GoldWoolshed Rooftop

Spectacular rooftop NYE cocktail party on top of Woolshed at Docklands. This VIP Black & Gold Harbour view party package includes drinks and canapes. Come to the Woolshed VIP NYE party. Melbourne’s top DJ’s spinning the decks to dance your way into the New Year of 2020! Awesome views of Docklands fireworks. NYE party from 7.30pm until 1am.

NYE at Bang BangBang Bang

Beverage and Food package. DJ entertainment. Indoor/Outdoor Venue.

Big Horny NYE PartyTransport Public Bar

Party in Melbourne town right front and centre at Fed Square. 12 piece New Orleans Funk & Soul Band “Hoodoo Mayhem”. Southern Style Food. Mardi Gras Atmosphere.

Ahoy 2020! NYERoyal Victoria Motor Yacht Club

See in the New Year from Williamstown overlooking the city skyline and Port Phillip Bay. All Inclusive Canapes & Drinks (Spirits at Bar Prices). DJ Entertainment. Spectacular Fireworks Views.

New Year's Eve PartyFishers Craft Bar
South Melbourne$120

Spectacular view of NYE Melbourne Fireworks from 1st Floor and Rooftop. 4 levels to party. 4 hours roaming canapes. Cocktail on Arrival and Champagne at Midnight. Get ready to welcome 2020 in style!

Celebrate New Year's Eve at AmoraAmora Hotel Riverwalk
Richmond$145Multi-course dinner with drinks included. LIVE entertainment. Accommodation available. Family Friendly.

New Year's Eve at HarlowHarlowRichmondTBAEnjoy a New Year's Eve experience at a hot Richmond location. This bar's fantastic atmosphere makes for a memorable NYE and it's close to all the CBD happenings as well.

Capital NYE 2019PromiselandMelbourneTBAAmazing Fireworks & Waterfront Views. Indoor & Outdoor Event. Entertainment & Dancers. VIP Booth options.

Blue Diamond NYE 2019 - 90's FlashbackPenthouse 15Melbourne$65Entertainment & DJ's. Outdoor Balcony and Terrace. Spectacular Views of the City and Fireworks.

Rooftop NYE Party 2019The Emerald PeacockMelbourne$95Multi-hour All Inclusive Food & Drink Packages with Sparkling, Wine, Craft Beer & House Spirits. DJ Entertainment across multiple levels. Great Melbourne CBD location.

NYE Jungle PartyRobartaSt Kilda$402 Levels of Entertainment. Usually offer Pre-Midnight Drinks Packages and a Post-Midnight party until dawn.

New Year’s Eve Tiki PartyCushionSt Kilda$65Entertainment from Melbourne's favourite DJ’s. Beverage & Canape Packages.

New Beers Eve NYE PartyHolliavaRichmond$25Entertainment All Night. 3 Bars. Outdoor Beer Garden.

NYE Cotton ClubState of GraceMelbourne$100New Years at State of Grace. Choose from multiple stylish packages to suit your tastes with included beverages. Options may include Party Packages with enticing canapes and generous grazers, Dining Package featuring a bold and bountiful multi course dinner & a Rooftop Package with Canapes and fireworks views. Get ready to party into the New Year at State of Grace.

Arbory Afloat New YearsArbory AfloatMelbourne$210All aboard for an incredible New Year's Eve at Abory Afloat on the Yarra River. Incredible location on this floating Restaurant and Bar on the Yarra River with great themes drawing from the Mediterranean Beach Clubs topped off with all inclusive packages. Usually offers Early Bird Tickets and VIP upper deck options.

NYE on the RoofWaterside HotelMelbourne$120Usually offers inclusive Drink Package and Roving Canapes. DJ & Dance Floor. Rooftop Views. Glass of Sparkling at Midnight. Plus Dining also Available.

New Year’s Eve Masquerade PartyCampari HouseMelbourne$125Party Across 4 Levels. Food and Beverage Packages. Exclusive VIP Rooftop Bar. LIVE DJ.

Arbory NYE 2019ArboryMelbourne$160Incredible NYE all inclusive party packages right overlooking the Yarra River, including entertainment. The New Year can't come quick enough. Delicious food and bars helping the celebrations with house spirits, wine, champagne and beers included.

New Year’s Eve Restaurant DiningMeat MarketSouth Wharf$125Dinner & Drinks Packages. Exclusive Yarra River Views.

New Year's Eve at TrinketTrinketMelbourne$100Fantastic Venue with Old World Charm. Great for groups. Sure to sell out quickly.

Endless Summer NYERichmond Club HotelRichmond$55Party Starter Packages. Rooftop & Level 1 Priority Access All Night. Dinner Bookings.

New Year's Eve at Platform 28Platform 28Docklands$95Fantastic Docklands location for NYE celebrations. Typically offers Food & Beverage Packages and LIVE entertainment.

POP NYE at Melbourne PublicMelbourne PublicSouth Wharf$135May offer an all inclusive New Years party with food and drinks packages. LIVE DJs. Limited Dinner Packages.

NYE White PartyEuropean Bier Café & Aer Rooftop BarMelbourne$150Always a sensational NYE Party over 4 levels with LIVE entertainment and a fantastic food & beverage package. And it gets better, this venue has 15 premium bier & ciders on tap.

New Years Eve PartyTemperance HotelSouth Yarra$25One of Chapel St's favourite hotels will light up this New Years. NYE entertainment and fun venue.

Italiano Partito New Year's EvePostyRichmondFreeLIVE Music. Food and Drink Specials.

NYE House PartyThe Imperial South YarraSouth YarraFreeTypically treated to a House Wine or Schooner of Beer on Arrival. Followed by Entertainment over 2 rooms featuring DJs.

NYE End of World PartyThe PerseveranceFitzroyFreeOffers usually include Free Entry & Drinks Specials All Night. Playing All Your Favourite Hits.

NYE 2019The Albion RooftopSouth MelbourneTBAOne of Melbourne's most gorgeous rooftop venues. You will be treated to an All Star new year's eve! Best rooftop venue experience Vic AHA Awards winner! The Albion Rooftop team are put on a stellar NYE Packages with many options. Club entry, VIP Rooftop and Booth options. All entertainment with Melbourne's Top DJ's. VIP options includes premium food and beverages.

Madam Rouge New Year’s Eve PartyP.J. O’Brien’s Irish PubSouthbank$30LIVE Music & DJ with Cocktail on Arrival and Canapes throughout the night. Dining Options Available.

HQ's New Year's Eve Big BashRadisson on Flagstaff GardensMelbourne$169Typically offers Free Flowing Beverages and Gourmet Canapes. LIVE band. Great location opposite Flagstaff Gardens.

NYE at Young & JacksonYoung & JacksonMelbourne$120Great Melbourne location usually offers a multi-course VIP dinner & beverage package and other options including general entry across 3 Levels.

NYE 2019Provincial HotelFitzroyFreeAwesome NYE party at a Brunswick Street favourite venue. The Provincial Hotel will be partying to send off the year. Typically offers Free Entry with Glass of Sparkling at Midnight and DJ's spinning tunes in 3 rooms over 2 levels. Arrive early for food specials and extended happy hour.

New Year's Eve Dining at WoolshedWoolshedDocklands$75New Year's Eve Dining, usually 2 sittings available early and late. LIVE Entertainment in the bar.

New Year's Eve Early DinnerTurf BarMelbourne$35Drinks Specials, DJ Entertainment throughout the evening. Free Entry.

NYE Exclusive Dining EventAtta RestaurantAlbert Park$110Enjoy an exclusive dinning event this New Year's Eve featuring delicious a Tasting Menu. Option to upgrade to a paired wine package for the complete experience. Treat yourself to some modern Indian cuisine as you welcome in the New Year.

NYE DinnerThe DorchesterSt Kilda$145Exquisite multi-course course NYE degustation dinner with matching cocktails or mocktails. Inspired Tastes. Bookings are essential. Fabulous NYE location close to the St Kilda Foreshore

New Year’s Eve 2019Plus 5South Wharf$120Awesome location on the Yarra River. Restaurant Canape and Beverage Packages. Excellent Views of Melbourne NYE Fireworks, River and Skyline.

New Year's Eve DiningZanaduHamptonFreeGreat Authentic Spanish tapas menu. Enjoy and expansive menu featuring shared dishes plus a fine selection of beverages available to order including boutique International wines and sangria. Courtyard dining, just a short walk from Hampton Beach.

NYE Dining Count DownAkachochinSouth Wharf$65Incredible Yarra Riverside location for this Japanese Restaurant with great views of Melbourne Fireworks. Normally 2 NYE sittings and packages available.

NYE 2019 Thai Restaurant BanquetBangPopSouth Wharf$89Riverside Thai Restaurant with fabulous views to the Melbourne New Year Fireworks. Normally 2 sittings and family friendly packages.

KIngwood NYEHotel EsplanadeSt Kilda$48.50The Espy is back for New Year's Eve. 5 Stages over 3 Levels. Iconic St Kilda Location.

Elevation New Year's EveEureka 89Southbank$210Spectacular view high above the city streets. LIVE entertainment, dancing and DJ's. Food and Drink Packages. Cocktail Party Atmosphere.

New Year's Eve Rooftop PartyBourke St ImperialMelbourne$120Entertainment in the Heart of the City. Drinks & Canapes Packages. Gorgeous Views. Rooftop.

NYE at Fargo and CoFargo and CoRichmond$120Party over 2 levels. DJ Entertainment, Cash Bar. Offers may include a Chef's Special New Years Eve Menu, Priority Entry before 9pm and Cocktail on Arrival.

Secret Garden NYE Rooftop PartyCrown AviarySouthbank$250Get ready to be spoilt this New Years in a rooftop oasis taking in the best of Melbourne. Sensational food stations, gourmet canapés and dessert. All celebrated with beverages included. Impeccable styling and live entertainment from DJ's to see out the year in style. Limited VIP booths.

NYE Gala PartyLevel 28 Skybar CrownSouthbank$195An opulent night of fun and free flowing champagne. Add to that delicious food from generous food stations and entertainment by the best DJ's. And the sights that of the 28th level of Crown looking over Melbourne. Are you making a NYE Resolution? Make it the NYE Gala Party at the Level 28 Skybar of Crown. A great way to see in the New Year.

Alumbra NYE with Carl CoxAlumbraDocklands$85Typically offers: Fireworks View. LIVE Entertainment. Spacious Outdoor Terraces. Drinks Specials.

The Party NYE 2019Spice MarketMelbourne$40Great venue to see in the New Year. Offers may include early bird tickets.

New Year's Eve at Hop Sing Bar & FoodMercure Melbourne Treasury GardensMelbourne$75Offers may include Early & Late Dinner Sittings.

Melba New Year’s Eve DinnerThe LanghamMelbourne$389Early dinner options and late NYE dining plus party packages. Usually offers Group Discounts. And has NYE accommodation options.

NYE Party 2019Harbour KitchenDocklands$120Food & drink packages. Great DJ Music. VIP Packages.Fabulous views of the Docklands Fireworks.

NYE Studio 54 PartyTaxi KitchenMelbourne$150Multi Course NYE Menu. Entertainment & More.

NYE on the LawnThe College LawnPrahran$75Party on the Lawn. All you can eat New Years Eve BBQ, Drinks Packages, DJ Entertainment.

NYE on the HillThe HillKernot$269Outdoor New Years festival in between Philip Island and Korumburra from 30th Dec to 1st Jan. 2 nights camping spots included.

New Years White PartyColonial HotelMelbourne$25Central location for NYE party and normally has drink specials.

Red White Blue NYEThe Emerson ClubSouth Yarra$85Beverage Packages. DJ entertainment with headline acts and guests.

NYE Dinner Crown ConservatoryConservatory RestaurantSouthbank$220Early family friendly sittings for NYE Buffet Dinner at one of Crowns fabulous restaurants overlooking the Yarra River. Buffet options with a later dining option for fireworks.

Midnight NYE ByblosMelbourne$150Great location with Views over Yarra River. Normally has a NYE party with premium drinks package including cocktail & spirits with gourmet food stations and delicious dishes.

NYE DiningBluetrainMelbourne$85Usually two sittings for NYE dinner in Melbourne at Southbank. With Inclusive multi course dining offers.

Rooftop New Years Eve Stolen GemMelbourne$250Melbourne rooftop terrace for new years eve party that has views of fireworks and inclusive packages.

Falls FestivalFalls FestivalLorne$249Two, Three or Four day New Year's festival down the Lorne Coast. May need camping as well as festival entry. Sells out quickly.

New Year’s Eve Cocktail partyWatermark DocklandsDocklands$80Drinks and Fingerfood Packages. DJ Music. Stunning Views.

Old School New Year's EveMelbourne Central Lion HotelMelbourne$25Offer may include Free Entry early in the evening with cover charge for late entry. VIP booths. DJ's in the Main room and Jac's bar. Drink Specials & Giveaways!

NYE Three Ways at the NewmarketNewmarket HotelSt Kilda$65A La Carte Dining. Multi-course Set Menus. DJ Entertainment. Bookings Essential.

Pyjama Party NYE 2019Precinct HotelRichmond$25Great Richmond hotel that normally has  a big NYE party with drink specials, live music and DJs. Step outside to see the Melbourne fireworks.

New Year's Eve at the DukeDuke of WellingtonMelbourneFreeGreat Melbourne venue with NYE normally encompassing premium Drinks & Canape and entertainment package at Duchess (Level 2).  Families catered for early on in Bistro restaurant.

White Wicked Wonderland NYERivaSt Kilda$69Iconic St Kilda beachfront party venue. Normally NYE has general entry and VIP ticket packages. Entertainment.

New Year's Eve 2019The Bohemian Bar & RestaurantSouth Wharf$89South wharf restaurant overlooking Melbourne's Yarra River with awesome NYE Dinner options. Family Friendly.

Over 28's New Year's Eve 2019The Exchange HotelPort Melbourne$90Party into the early hours.  Entertainment may include LIVE musicians and DJ acts.

New Year's EveWaterslide BarSouthbank$120Typically provides Cocktail on Arrival. House DJ. Plus Great Vantage Point for Fireworks.

Local NYE DiningThe LocalPort MelbourneFreeSee in the New Year Local Style. Usually offers Drink specials during a extended happy hour and complimentary bubbly at midnight!

New Year's Eve Battle of the BrewersBeer DeLuxeHawthorn$50Normally a great venue for an early NYE starter with Pizza and Beer Package. LIVE entertainment.

New Year’s Eve Studio 2929th ApartmentSt Kilda$99Iconic St Kilda venue. Offers typically include Premium Beverage Package, Canapes and DJ Music.

A Sake NYESake Flinders LaneMelbourne$79Full A La Carte Japanese menu of Sake favourites this NYE. Only a few minutes from the Melbourne New Year's fireworks display.

New Year’s Restaurant DiningLe Bon TonCollingwood$198Extravagant LIVE Music and Roving Entertainment. Drinks Packages. All you can eat BBQ feast.

NYE on the RooftopThe Emerson RooftopSouth Yarra$200Food & Beverage Pack. Fireworks Views from the Rooftop. LIVE Entertainment.

Party New Years EveRoyal SaxonRichmond$100Normally the NYE party at this Richmond venue includes a food and drinks package with roving canapes, DJ's and maybe surprise entertainment on the night. Great venue.

NYE at SakeSake Hamer HallMelbourne$150Gorgeous location at Arts Centre. Right near Yarra River. Set course or A la carte menu options! Great new year's eve dining.

NYE at SantoniSantoni PizzaHawthorn$85Rooftop fun this NYE with an Italian flavour. Well priced inclusive packages including canapes of the favourites Santoni is famous for! And a welcome drink on arrival. At midnight watch the Melbourne fireworks from the awesome city skyline view.

New Years Rooftop PartyHeroes BarMelbourne$80Get ready for fun! Inclusive drinks packages at a great price to help celebrate. Or you can just do the free entry option and pay for drinks as you go. Karaoke Bar, rooftop and fun assured to see out the year! Kitchen open aswell!

New Year’s Eve at Yarra Valley LodgeYarra Valley LodgeChirnside Park$195New Year's Celebrations usually include welcome drinks on arrival. Multi course degustation dinner with matched wine. Accommodation Available. Families welcome!

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How to have a great NYE in Melbourne

Melbourne is the events city and there is no bigger event than New Year’s Eve. In our experience Melbourne does NYE so well.  So get involved people. Get to a party and enjoy the last night of the year. We have the details of the best New Year’s Eve Melbourne events for you right here. We bring all the details of the best NYE events in Melbourne as they become available.

There are free New Year’s Eve Melbourne events provided by the City of Melbourne, including live music and fireworks.  The NYE fireworks are a major attraction and crowds of 600,000 to 750,000 regularly attend. In Australia, Melbourne NYE is the second largest New Year’s Eve celebration in the country.

Tell us about your Melbourne NYE EventIt’s Summer time for New Year’s Eve Melbourne and when the weather is fine the options of New Years outdoors, is a great one. We’ve enjoyed New Year’s Eve Melbourne from the air in a small plane, from boats on the Yarra River and at parties all over Melbourne and the suburbs. It’s a great place to be.