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9.30pm Fireworks

Yarra Park

Presented by City of Melbourne

Located next to the MCG, the 9.30pm fireworks at Yarra Park bring together all the exciting New Year’s Eve celebrations without the late night out. Families can enjoy free stage entertainment, films and a spectacular fireworks display at 9.30pm. All entertainment is duplicated in two distinct zones across the site to assist with large crowds. This zone is alcohol free.

6 – 10pm

Getting there
Train: Richmond and Jolimont stations
Tram: 48, 70 and 75
Bus: 246

New Year’s Eve 2019 will help raise funds for the Salvation Army Emergency Services who are responding to bushfires in Victoria, New South Wales, Queensland and Western Australia.

To donate to The Salvation Army Disaster Appeal, visit one of the collection points at the Lost Children marquees at Yarra Park. You can also donate at or call 13 SALVOS (13 72 58).

  • Stage program
    Time Zone One Zone Two

    6.15 – 6.45pm

    L2R Dance performance and workshop

    L2R Dance performance and workshop

    7 – 7.45pm

    Emily Williams ft J.Williams

    Dinner Suit Boogie

    8 – 8.30pm

    Asanti Dance Theatre

    Asanti Dance Theatre

    8.45 – 9.30pm

    Emily Williams ft J.Williams

    Dinner Suit Boogie

  • Screen program
    Time Zone One and Two

    6 – 8pm

    Pre-feature entertainment

    8 – 9.28pm

    The Secret Life of Pets 2
    Rated PG – Mild themes and animated violence.

    9.28 – 9.30pm

    Multimedia countdown

    9.30 – 9.37pm

    Fireworks display

    9.37 – 10pm

    Feature film: The Secret Life of Pets 2 (continued).

    The Secret Life of Pets 2 will be captioned and short films during our pre-feature entertainment will be captioned or subtitled.

  • Fireworks
    Time Viewing


    Fireworks can be viewed from anywhere within the Yarra Park precinct

Footscray Park

Presented by Maribyrnong City Council

Our friends at Maribyrnong City Council are hosting New Year’s Eve fireworks at 9.30pm in Footscray Park located on Ballarat Road, Footscray. Families can bring along picnic supplies, enjoy free entertainment and watch a fireworks display at 9.30pm. See Maribyrnong City Council for full details.

6.30 – 10.30pm

Getting there
Train: Footscray Station