Time Out Brisbane

Farewell 2013 with fireworks, fancy dress, fierce dance parties, folk festivals and more

Brisbane NYE Ball 2013

Bowen Hills

Be whomever you want to be this NYE. One of Brisbane's longstanding New Year a tradition, the Ball is back with the dress-up theme is 'I Wish I Was'. Food and drinks are included in the price, and there will be three stages of entertainment plus streamers and balloon drops at midnight.

Enchanted Garden NYE Party

Fortitude Valley

Ring in the new year with an enchanted garden party at Cloudland. They're transforming the space into a cocktail party wonderland with a live band, DJs and roaming entertainers. Ticket price includes canapés and a five-hour drinks package.

Kookaburra River Queens Cruise NYE 2013


Watch the spectacular Fireworks display on board the Kookaburra River Queens. Choose from the Commodore's or the Captain's Package for food and drinks as you cruise the river and countdown to midnight.

The Met New Year's Eve 2013

Fortitude Valley

LA native Deorro is equally as impressive in the studio as he is behind the decks. Join him and two Melbourne dance music prodigies Will Sparks and Joel Fletcher at the Met's NYE dance party.

QPOPS 30th New Year's Eve Gala 2013

South Bank

Enjoy a refined evening of classical music to welcome in the new year at a special 30th anniversary edition of the New Year's Eve gala. This year there will be two concerts; both finishing in time for the fireworks displays on the river.

Woodford Folk Festival


The Woodford Folk Festival is Australia's largest gathering of artists and musicians with more that 2,200 performers across 25 venues over six days. Dec 7-Jan 1.

New Year's Day 2014 Eatons Hill Hotel

Eatons Hill

Spend New Year's Day with the Stafford Brothers, Havana Brown, Timmy Trumpet and more! Eatons Hill Hotel is celebrating the first day of the year with an oversized foam party and three big headliners.


Updated on 22 Jul 2014.