A List of 24 Melbourne New Year's Eve Events in Case You Haven't Made Plans Yet
Whether you're after a cruisy rooftop party, fancy dinner or lavish cocktail soiree, Melbourne's got your last-minute New Year's Eve plans sorted.
It's been a big, chaotic year here in Melbourne — and that calls for one heck of a send-off.
Whether you're eager to see the back of 2021 with a few champagnes in hand, or looking to set a cheerier tone for 2022 by bouncing into it with DJ tunes and a good ol' d-floor session, a slew of Melbourne bars, pubs and restaurants are happy to help.
From fancy dinners and cocktail soirees to dance parties and rooftop shindigs, we've scouted out a big bunch of New Year's Eve events you can add to your calendar right now.
Some are ticketed, some are free — all promise to have you marching out the year that was in style. Round up the crew and lock in one of these New Year's Eve happenings now.
Whitehart: A free laneway party with sounds from Afrodisiac, Claddy and more.
Panda Hot Pot: Open as usual for your New Year's Eve hot pot feasting.
New Guernica: This beloved club is putting its new Smith Street home through its paces, with a huge New Year's Eve party. It'll feature a solid lineup of DJs playing across two rooms, plus roving entertainment and champagne at midnight. Nab tickets here.
The Provincial: While its rooftop party is sold out, this Fitzroy pub's still got passes available for its ground floor and level one NYE celebrations, featuring DJs and pumping dance floors from an easy $25. Book here.
The Everleigh: This lavish masked soiree will star a special one-night-only menu of signature cocktails, plus chic snacks and plenty of champagne. Dig out your finest black-and-white threads and book here.
Fargo & Co: A buzzing NYE house party starring five hours of free-flowing drinks, roving canapes and entertainment, with a VIP option also on offer. Book here. Starting early? The venue's also hosting a special bottomless brunch, at 12pm and 3pm.
Waygood: A generously-packed evening of good times, where you can look forward to a soundtrack of party hits, a menu full of Euro-inspired favourites and spritzes aplenty. Pop by for casual afternoon drinks or book the main event here.
Top Image: Whitehart
Published on December 22, 2021 by Libby Curran