Fireworks

Melbourne will light up the skies twice on New Year’s Eve with both family-friendly early evening fireworks and midnight rooftop fireworks. You can also enjoy the midnight fireworks live from home by tuning into the Channel 9 broadcast.
SKYLINE VIEWING

SKYLINE VIEWING

See the city skyline, see the midnight fireworks

The midnight fireworks moment is designed to be viewed from afar and will see the city come alive with fireworks and lasers. Find your own location anywhere in the greater Melbourne area as skyline views from further away provide the best show.

OFFICIAL CELEBRATION ZONES

OFFICIAL CELEBRATION ZONES

Get the best inner-city views of early evening and midnight fireworks

If you plan to come into the city the free, family-friendly Celebration Zones at Docklands, Flagstaff Gardens, Kings Domain and Treasury Gardens offer the best inner city views of fireworks as well as light installations, food trucks, performances and music. No bookings required.

  • Docklands

    6pm–1am
    Entertainment

    Stage MC: Diana Nguyen

    6–7pm:
    DJ Shio

    6.15–6.25pm:
    Welcome to Country

    7–7.50pm:
    All Day Fritz

    8.10–9.10pm:
    Ausecuma Beats

    9.30–9.35pm:
    Early evening fireworks

    9.35–10.15pm:
    DJ Mz Rizk

    10.15–11.15pm:
    Dinner Suit Boogie

    11.15–11.30pm:
    DJ Mz Rizk

    12–12.08am:
    Midnight Fireworks Display and Harvey Sutherland Soundtrack

    12.10–1am:
    DJ Mz Rizk

    Getting there

    Train: Southern Cross Station
    Tram: 11, 48. The 86 and 30 terminate at LaTrobe and Spencer Street

  • Flagstaff Gardens

    6pm–1am
    Entertainment

    Stage MC: Anna Lumb

    6–6.30pm:
    Anna Lumb and DANDROGYNY

    6.15–6.25pm:
    Welcome to Country

    6.30–7.30pm:
    L2R Dance performance and workshop

    7.35–7.50pm:
    Anna Lumb and DANDROGYNY

    7.50–8.50pm:
    Kofi Kunkpe

    9.30–9.35pm:
    Early evening fireworks

    9.35–10.10pm:
    DJ Richie 1250

    10.10–11.10pm:
    Don Glori

    11.10–11.58pm:
    DJ Richie 1250

    12–12.08am:
    Midnight Fireworks Display and Harvey Sutherland Soundtrack

    12.10–1am:
    DJ Richie 1250

     

    Getting there

    Train: Flagstaff Station (inbound services) and Southern Cross Station (outbound services)
    Tram: 19, 30, 57, 58, 59, 86 and 96

  • Kings Domain

    6pm–1am
    Entertainment

    Stage MC: Milo Eastwood

    6–7pm:
    JOF

    6.15–6.25pm:
    Welcome to Country

    7–7.50pm:
    Middle Name Dance Band

    8–9pm:
    Komang

    9.30–9.35pm:
    Early evening fireworks

    9.40–10.10pm:
    DJ Milo Eastwood

    10.15–11.15pm:
    Tanzer

    11.15–11.58pm:
    DJ Milo Eastwood

    12–12.08am:
    Midnight fireworks display and Harvey Sutherland soundtrack

    12.10–1am:
    DJ Milo Eastwood

    Getting there

    Train: Flinders Street Station
    Tram: Travelling from the south 1, 3, 5, 6, 16, 58, 64, 67 and 72. Trams running south along Swanston St will terminate at Melbourne Central.

  • Treasury Gardens

    6pm–1am
    Entertainment

    Stage MC: Fem Belling

    6–7pm:
    DJ Mr. Geoffrey

    6.15–6.25pm:
    Welcome to Country

    6.50–7.50pm:
    L2R Dance performance and workshop

    8–9pm:
    Fem Belling Band

    9.30–9.35pm:
    Early evening fireworks

    9.35–10.10pm:
    DJ Emelyne

    10.15–11.15pm:
    ZEDSIX

    11.15–11.58pm:
    DJ Emelyne

    12–12.08am:
    Midnight fireworks display and Harvey Sutherland soundtrack

    12.10–1am:
    DJ Emelyne

    Getting there

    Train: Parliament Station
    Tram: 11, 12, 48, 75, 109