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Skeer Media's ultimate guide for what's on New Year's Eve 2019

Fireworks at Perth City Skyworks. Photo: City of Perth.

With the final days of 2019 approaching, we thought it would be handy to throw together a list of New Year’s Eve events and celebrations happening across the state and the Peel region. 

For those who are still contemplating whether to get on the squirt or spend the night watching the fireworks with family, there’s something here for you.

Let’s face it, everyone wants to see fireworks to kick off the New Year so here’s where it’s poppin: 

Mandurah Foreshore New Year’s Eve Celebrations

This City of Mandurah smoke and alcohol-free family event has hours of entertainment, including live music and fireworks along the foreshore. 

  • Location: Mandurah Terrace/ Mandurah Foreshore
  • Event Type: Family 
  • Fireworks: 9pm and midnight 
  • Price: Free
  • Road Closures: 
  • From 5pm – 1am the following roads and car parks will be closed: 
  • Mandurah Tce between Pinjarra Rd and Cooper St
  • Restricted access to Cooper St, Gibson St and Tuckey St from Mandurah Tce or Sholl St
  • Gloria Jeans car park on Mandurah Tce will be closed
  • Rotunda car park on Mandurah Tce (extended until 4am)
  • More information: Here.

Rockingham Foreshore New Year’s Eve Celebrations

Join The City of Rockingham for New Year’s Eve Celebrations as they welcome in 2020. Enjoy live entertainment from Australian rock legends Hoodoo Gurus, supported by Chain Reaction, Rogue and local acts. There will be free children’s activities, a selection of food vans, 9pm family fireworks and midnight fireworks.

  • Location: Churchill Park Rockingham 
  • Event Type: Family 
  • Fireworks: 9pm and midnight 
  • Price: Free 
  • More Information: Here

Perth City at New Year’s Eve

Bring in the new year with free live music including Sam Perry; children’s entertainment, street performers, and stunning fireworks. 

With three stages across two venues, Yagan Square and the Perth Cultural Centre will come to life with this family-friendly event that has something for everyone. An amusement zone in Yagan Square will offer a variety of rides and games on offer for the evening. 3 rides are available for only $10. Games will be $6 each.  

  • Location: (Two Locations, both have views of the fireworks) 
  • Perth Cultural Centre, Cnr James and William Street
  • Yagan Square, Cnr Wellington Street and William Street
  • Firework ignition point is (Russell Square, James Street Northbridge)
  • Event Type: Family
  • Fireworks: 9pm and midnight
  • Price: Free 
  • More Information: Here

City Beach NYE Fireworks Spectacular

Head down to City Beach this NYE for their yearly free Fireworks display. 

  • Location: City Beach, Western Australia
  • Event Type: Family 
  • Fireworks: 10pm
  • Price: Unknown
  • More Information: Here.

Retravision’s New Year’s Eve at Gloucester Park

There’ll be a range of food stalls and pop-up bars, racing on the track, and Gloucester Park’s famous fireworks show to welcome in 2020. The Retravision New Year’s Eve at Gloucester Park will feature Thirsty Merc after the last race with live entertainment from The Chris Murphy Band all night. 

  • Location: 3 Nelson Cres, East Perth WA
  • Event Type: Family 
  • Fireworks: midnight 
  • Price: 
  • Family Pass (2 Adults & 2 Children) $100
  • Adults $40
  • Concession $20
  • Children (12-18 years) – $20
  • Children (Under 12) – Free. 
  • More Information: Here

New Year’s Eve on Rottnest Island

End the year with a shimmering bang as you bring in the new decade with a spectacular Fireworks display over stunning Thomson Bay on Rottnest Island. The 9pm, display time allows our littlest spectators to come down to Thomson Bay to join in on the fun. 

Secure your spot early and enjoy the free entertainment and children’s activities from 4pm, including bubbleology, face painting, and spray tattoos.

  • Location: Rottnest Island, Western Australia
  • Event Type: Family 
  • Fireworks: 9pm 
  • Price: SeaLink Rottnest Island is offering discounted ferry tickets. 
  • More Information: Here

Flashback NYE at Raffles Hotel

Celebrate 2019 at the iconic Raffles Hotel Flashback New Year’s Eve. Upstairs, dance your way into the new year with the hottest tunes from the years passed courtesy of DJ Kingtones and local star DJ Mizhap presenting a special NYE’ Flash Back’ edition. Downstairs, The DISCO JUNKIES will be rocking our famous Beer Garden with mad disco beats, supported by DJ James Ess. Cocktails will be plentiful, drink specials will be running all night long, including a complimentary glass of bubbles when the clock strikes midnight – you’ll need one to cheers to as you enjoy the fireworks display.

  • Location: 67-71 Canning Beach Road, Perth, Western Australia 6153
  • Event type: Over 18 / Hotel pub
  • Fireworks: Yes/ Time Uknown 
  • Price: $30
  • More Information: Here

Seasons NYE: WACA Ground and Fireworks Display

Seasons will be hosting NYE at the WACA Ground by customising the Main Oval & Stadium into a never before seen festival venue. Their custom-built site includes multiple stages, outdoor and interactive spaces, fireworks show, risen marquee decks, Seasons Silent Disco, and a special guest. Cosmo’s midnight will be headlining and sending you all into 2020, as well as multiple stages showcasing Seasons best artists & DJs.A variety of food served from food trucks and a wide range of drinks across many bars.

  • Location: The WACA Ground, Nelson Cres, East Perth
  • Event type: Over 18/ Festival 
  • Fireworks: Midnight
  • Price: Final Release $70 VIP Release $110 
  • More Information: Here

NYE at Cannington Greyhounds

Bring in the new year with a family-friendly night of fun at TABtouch Park Cannington with a spectacular fireworks display at midnight, free kids activities, live music, exciting greyhound racing and food trucks. 

  • Location: 27 Station St, Cannington WA 6107
  • Event Type: Family/ Races 
  • Fireworks: Midnight
  • Price: Adults $20 – $30
  • Children free
  • More Information: Here

Burns Beach Estate’s 2019 NYE Mindarie Fireworks  

There is set to be food and drink stalls on the Boardwalk and a DJ playing from 6.30pm to 9.30pm. For those who wish to see in the New Year with them, there will be a fantastic range of entertainment at the onsite venues – The Indi, The Boat, and the exclusive ticketed White Party at the Cabana. 

  • Location: 33 Ocean Falls Boulevard, Mindarie. 
  • Event Type: Family
  • Fireworks: 8:30pm
  • Price: Free 
  • More Information: Here.  

Bunbury Trotts NYE Fireworks 

Get on down to Donaldson Park to celebrate the beginning of the New Year with action-packed harness racing, food, bars, live entertainment and fireworks after the last race. There’s plenty of food and drinks including Smokey Ribs, wood-fired pizzas, Mexican, Grillerz burgers, fairy floss, donuts, ice cream and coffee to $5 wine, $5 frozen mojitos and spirits $10. There’s also a band and giveaways, so bring a blanket and let The Bunbury Trotts do the rest. 

  • Location: Donaldson Park, Milligan St
  • Bunbury, Western Australia
  • Event Type: Family/Races
  • Fireworks: Fireworks after the last race, approximate time of 10:45pm, as horses need to be cleared. 
  • Price: $10-$25
  • More Information: Here

Albany New Year’s Eve Family Picnic & Fireworks 2019 presented by Live Lighter

Held in the Anzac Peace Park, family members and friends are able to join together to share in the passing of one year and the welcoming of another. The action all starts from 5pm where families and friends are invited to participate in interactive activities, enjoy local live music, grab a bite to eat and/or just to gather with a picnic to relax and celebrate with their loved ones.

  • Location: Anzac Peace Park, Albany, WA. 
  • Event Type: Family/ Foreshore Reserve 
  • Fireworks: 9pm and midnight
  • Price: Free
  • Road Closures: 
  • 4 pm – 1 am
  • Princess Royal Drive road closure between Festing Street and Toll Place;
  • York Street road closure south from Stirling Terrace, detour and pedestrian care.
  • Heavy vehicles needing to access the port will be escorted through with a traffic control vehicle and spotter.
  • More Information: Here

Pemberton Hotel – New Year’s Eve Party

Celebrate New Year’s Eve at The Pemberton Hotel, the best way to see the New Year in and support local venues who support local musicians. DJ Greg from South West Entertainment will kick off the late afternoon, with Pub Rock band The Velvet Edge, kicking in the New year. 

  • Location: 66 Brockman Street, Pemberton, Western Australia 6260
  • Event type: Pub
  • Fireworks: 9pm and midnight
  • Price: Unknown
  • More Information: Here

Esperance Foreshore Festival & Fireworks

Bring a picnic, blanket or chair to watch the Esperance Talent Quest, Bottom of the Barrel band and the fireworks spectacular. 

  • Location: The Esplanade, Esperance, Western Australia 6450
  • Event type: Family
  • Fireworks: 9pm
  • Price: Free
  • More Information: Here.

Karratha’s Nickol Bay Speedway New Year’s Eve Spectacular 

Pilbara Mitsubishi Motors New Years Eve Spectacular. Gates open at 4:30pm with the event starting at 6:30pm

  • Location: Cinders Road, Burrup WA 6714
  • Event Type: Family/ Drags  
  • Fireworks: 9:30pm
  • Price: Adults $15 
  • More Information: Here
Photo: City of Perth.

Some of the big stuff happening in Perth City: 

Origin Fields NYE19 + NYD20

Origin, bringing you a diverse line-up of the biggest acts from Australia and around the world over Two Days on New Year’s Eve and New Years Day from Tyler, The Creator to the Veronicas. Get around it. 

  • Location: Wellington Square, Perth
  • Event type: Over 18/ Festival
  • Price: $158.70 – $373.95
  • More Information: Here

Bar Pop NYE Party 2019

Bar Pop NYE Party is back after five sold out years in a row, the Bar Pop NYE Party returns to Ice Cream Factory Summer Festival – the best place to help you ring in the new decade. The event features six stages, including an Outdoor Ice Cream Tower Stage and Factory Stage, 11 bars, Rides, garden games, and fun activations, Pop-ups from Perth’s best bars, eateries, and clubs plus a VIP sun deck. 

  • Location: 92 Roe St, Northbridge, Western Australia
  • Event type: Over 18/ Festival
  • Price: $60-$110
  • More Information: Here

Camfield NYE 19 》20

Make your New Year’s Eve large and celebrate the new decade at Australia’s biggest pub, with Felix the band counting you down on the big screen while the fireworks light up the sky above, 2020 is coming in with a bang.

  • Location: Camfield Drive, Burswood, Perth, Western Australia 6100
  • Event type: Over 18/ Pub
  • Price: $20-$45
  • Fireworks Visible: Midnight 
  • More Information: Here

The Night Market NYE PARTY

After a sold out NYE The Night Market edition last year! They’ve decided it’s only appropriate to host this huge party again at Perth’s ultimate venue. Market Grounds will extend its beer garden to a whopping three times the current size. With three permanent bars plus a special Caravan Bar, roaming Spritz Swan, festoon hanging lanterns and plenty of booths and sunken lounges throughout, this is going to be another NYE to remember. The Night Market DJ’s will be providing the dance vibes on the decks and we’ll be launching our confetti cannons around the venue at midnight.

  • Location: 10 Telethon Avenue, Perth, Western Australia 6000
  • Event type: Over 18/ Event
  • Price: $20-$30
  • Fireworks Visible: Unlikely
  • More Information: Here

Block Party NYE Leederville & Newcastle St

Bring in the New Year surrounded by friends as the team takes over Newcastle Street, along with our old favourites Bill’s Bar and BitesThe Blue FlamingoThe GardenBabushka Leederville & Little Dance Club. Explore six stages spread across six venues, each with a unique genre & vibe.

  • Location: 742 Newcastle St, Leederville WA 6007, Australia
  • Event type: Over 18/ Event
  • Price: $30-$40
  • Fireworks Visible: Unknown.
  • More Information: Here
Photo: City of Mandurah.

Take a look at where you can get your groove on across the Peel region: 

Murphy’s Irish Pub Coastal Cabana Club Party

Celebrate New Years Eve at Murphy’s ‘Cocktails & Cabanas’ Party. Think Hampton’s Resort meets Miami Party Vibes. Dance all night inside or relax in one of our outdoor cabanas with a cocktail from the boardwalk cocktail bar. 

  • Dress code: Smart casual or get fancy – just bring some colour! ( no thongs, beachwear or singlets) 
  • Location: Mandurah Terrace
  • Event type: Over 18/ Pub 
  • Fireworks Visible: 9pm and midnight 
  • Price: Free entry before 10:30pm, $5 entry 10:30pm-close.
  • More information: Here

Norma Jeans New Years Eve Wipe Out Party  

Get down to Norma’s for the final party of 2019, and bring in the new year with the countdown at midnight. Explore three rooms of swell vibes and get in early for some one v one inflatable Gladiator Duals. 

  • Location: Smart Street Mandurah
  • Event type: Over 18/Club
  • Price: $15-$30
  • More Information: Here.

The Pen’s Roaring 20’s NYE Party

2020 is almost upon us, let The Pen transport you back a century to another era when jazz reigned supreme, people dressed ever so elegantly, and everyone loved to tango. Be a part of a unique event this NYE in The Pen Restaurant, with their VIP Roaring 20’s party. Prepare to get your Gatsby on, and dress to impress at this exclusive party with live music from the talented Ben Dallin Trio feat. Guest vocalist Kate Kerridge. Their chefs will excite your taste buds with three tantalising courses, as well as a delectable cheese board at midnight. Plus, let’s not forget your complimentary glass of Laurent Perrier to bring in the new year. 

  • Location: Marco Polo Drive, Mandurah Western Australia 6210
  • Event type: Over 18, Bar/pub 
  • Price: $85pp Bookings and Pre Paid are essential. 
  • Fireworks Visible: 9pm and midnight
  • More Information: Here

Scott’s Garage NYE Party 2019

Bring in the new decade at Scott’s Garage right by the water. If you haven’t visited their hidden gem yet, you’re in for a treat. Goodbye 2019.. hello 2020. Live DJs and Saxophone playing the decades biggest hits, Countdown to midnight on the BIG screen, Complimentary canapés all night long and Photo Booth. 

  • Location: 3 Mandurah Terrace, Mandurah WA
  • Event type: Over 18/ Bar
  • Price: $20 – $40 
  • Fireworks Visible: 9pm and midnight 
  • More Information: Here

The Brighton Hotel’s Cheers to the New Year

Start 2020 off with the crew from Brighton Hotel. There is set to be a special food menu from 5pm till late and live entertainment, including a band in the main bar. 

  • Location: Mandurah Terrace, Mandurah WA
  • Event type: Over 18/ Bar
  • Price: Unknown
  • Fireworks Visible: 9pm and midnight 
  • More Information: Here

Bar Therapy’s Time Travellers Party 

Strap yourself in and journey through time as the DJ hits the decks with bangers from each decade running from the fifties to the noughties, expect nothing but dance floor killers. Dress in theme or dress to impress. You could be a person from any period as if you just stepped out of a time machine. 

  • Location: 3 Mandurah Terrace, Mandurah WA
  • Event type: Over 18/ Bar
  • Price: $11
  • Fireworks Visible: 9pm and midnight 
  • More Information: Here

Flics Kitchen’s Willy Wonka – New Year’s Eve

Let Flics Kitchen take you on a journey of pure imagination with 6six courses with two drinks included in their Willy Wonker New Year’s Eve celebrations.

  • Location: Mandurah Terrace
  • Event type: Family/ Restaurant
  • Price: $130 per head
  • More Information: Here

Red Manner’s Return Of The Roaring 20’s – New Years Eve 2019

Ring in the Return of the Roaring 20s with entertainment from Earl Cole, Dancers, and a 5 Course Tasting Menu. Redmanna Waterfront Restaurant says they have the best view of both the 9pm and 12am fireworks and will include a complimentary glass of bubbles to toast the New Year. 

  • Location: Mandurah Terrace/ Mandurah Foreshore
  • Event type: Adult/ Family Restaurant 
  • Fireworks Visible: 9pm and midnight 
  • Price: Unknown
  • More Information: Here

Ring Of Fire, New Year’s Eve at Ravo

The Ravenswood Hotel say they’re chucking a “massive New Year’s Eve party.” The Ring of Fire crew will be entertaining non-stop from 6pm. The band will be performing under the stars in the Ravo’s beer garden. They will be performing a campfire singalong typesetting in a circle with the audience gathered around as they party the night away.

  • Location: Lot 65 Lloyd Ave Ravenswood, just off Pinjarra Road. 
  • Event type: Family-friendly pub/tavern 
  • Price: $28.60 through Oztix.com.au or $25 direct from the hotel. 
  • More Information: Here

The Stage Door’s New Year’s Eve on the Waterfront

Get your friends together and welcome 2020 at The Stage Door Waterfront Restaurant. The restaurant says you will dance night away with live entertainment. It’s a New Year’s Eve celebration not to be missed. 

  • Location: James Service Pl, Mandurah WA
  • Event type: Family Restaurant
  • Price: Unknown
  • Fireworks Visible: 9pm and midnight 
  • More Information: Here.

NYE Black & White Party at the OBG

It’s time to dance the night away with Oceanic Bar and Grill’s Black & White New Year’s Eve Party. DJ Rusion on the decks, a dancefloor, food and drink specials including half price cocktail slushies, $5 Glasses of Off The Hook Sparkling & $6 Selected Beer & Cider. 

  • Location: 4 The Palladio, Mandurah WA
  • Event type: Over 18/ Bar
  • Price: Free entry 
  • More Information: Here

NYE at The Monkey Bar & Lounge

The countdown is on Celebrate New Year’s Eve at The Monkey Bar’s “Confetti Festival” with a DJ and $5 Coronas. 

  • Location: 12 Pinjarra Road, Mandurah, Western Australia 6210
  • Event type: Over 18/ Bar
  • Price: Free entry 
  • More Information: Here.

Oyster Bar Mandurah Swinging Sixties NYE Party 

“Hey, Jude,” grab your buddies and get ready to “Twist and Shout “to live music hits from all of your golden era favourites at the Oyster Bar’s Swinging Sixties themed NYE party. Their Rockefeller Oysters will be sure to keep the party rocking, while you go on a “Surfin’ Safari,” celebrating the year that has been and the year to come, with picturesque views overlooking the Dolphin Quay Marina. There will also be games throughout the night and prizes for the best fancy dressed individuals. 

  • Location: The Palladio, Dolphin Dr, Mandurah WA
  • Event type: Over 18, Bar
  • Price: Unkown. 
  • More Information: Here

Cobblers Tavern 90s New Years Party

Join Desert Bells this NYE performing classic 90s hits at Cobblers Tavern in Falcon

  • Location: Olive Road, Falcon 
  • Event type: Adult Pub/Tavern
  • Price: $10 
  • Tickets can be purchased at the venue. 
  • More Information: Here

Bouvard Tavern’s NYE at The Lazy Crab

Get on down to the Bouvy this New Years eve. They promise you there’s no better people to bring in the New year with. Party on till midnight with the Rusty Albert band (Formerly known as Little Albert) 8.30-12.30am! Dress up in your best Hawaiian get up for our Hawaiian themed NYE party!! Free Courtesy bus from 4pm. Food & Drink Specials all night long

  • Location: 21 Park Ridge Dr, Bouvard WA
  • Event type: Family Restaurant/pub 
  • Price: Unknown
  • More Information: Here.

The Cut Tavern’s New Year’s Eve Celebrations.

Join The Cut for your New Year’s Eve celebrations. Cocktail specials, New food specials, Danny Bau for entertainment from 7:30pm, and a fantastic view

  • Location: 8 Rod Court, 6210, Mandurah, Australia
  • Event type: Over 18/ Bar
  • Price: Unknown
  • More Information: Here