Your guide to celebrating NYE in Melbourne

Dinners, parties and fireworks…there are many ways to celebrate in the city

  • Visitor info

    Make the most of your New Year’s Eve and plan ahead. Check transport advice, crowd movement changes and more important information to help you, your family and friends have a safe evening.
  • Fireworks

    Looking for the best inner-city fireworks views? Make your way to one of the free Celebration Zones for family-friendly entertainment, music and food trucks. No bookings needed.
  • Events and dining

    There are loads of events happening around the city for New Year's Eve including river cruises, gala concerts, fine dining experiences and all-inclusive parties. Book early to avoid missing out.
  • Live broadcast

    Tune in at home to Channel 9 for an exclusive live broadcast of the best New Year's Eve celebrations including the official countdown and city-wide coverage of the midnight fireworks.

Move safely around the city

New Year’s Eve is extremely busy with large crowds and delays expected. Changes to crowd movement will be in place so it’s important that you plan ahead and follow instructions on the night to ensure everyone has an enjoyable and safe experience.