Undoubtedly, New Year’s Eve is a grandiose occasion which is celebrated with great joy all over the world. And when the question of celebrating this splendid occasion comes to Brisbane, it stands out from other Australian cities and marks the beginning of the New Year in a grand manner. If you also want to witness the spirit of Brisbane, then get ready and visit Brisbane this New Year 2017.
Countdown Party and NYE Fireworks
Under the blanket of stars the whole of South Bank zone looks more glorious with crackling, booming and whooshing and makes the background glowing with NYE fireworks. The bridge at the South Bank is lightened in an amber colour after the fireworks. The sound of the crackers adds to the excitement of the people. There is a final stunning volley fire when the clock strikes twelve. There are many great places for viewing NYE fireworks in Brisbane.
South Bank is jammed with people who enjoy the parties and dinners. At the Cultural Forecourt and Riverside Green New Year Party starts at 2pm and ends at 7pm. To maintain a family atmosphere, no alcohol is allowed to take inside. The gatekeeper at the gates of Cultural forecourt, Earnest and Russell streets check the bag and if they found anything wrong inside your bag, then you will not be allowed to enter inside.
NYE Gala Concert
If you want to see New Years Eve Gala Concert at Queensland, then it is better to get the tickets early to avoid the last hour rush. Every year Queensland’s stage is rocked with pop singers like Craig Atkinson and Judith V. Molnar. The tickets are available at a cheap rate of $80 to $85 only. The Gala starts at 9.30pm and ends late at night. Queensland is following the tradition of New Years Eve Concert for the last 25 years and this year it is going to be even more exciting, so join the fun.
Special dishes on NYE
Can you think of a celebration without food? Well, it’s quite impossible, right? To enjoy special dishes of New Year, you can visit to Cove, Howzat Burger, Aria or Esquire. At Cove, you can eat fork dishes and canapés at only $ 180. If you prefer to eat burger then Howzat Burger is the best choice for you. Here, you can get non veg burgers like grain-fed beef burger, Ceasar chicken burger to cumin spiced lamb burger and veg burgers like chickpea veg burger.
Hotels for holidays
There are a number of affordable hotels and accommodations to opt for on New Year’s Eve in Brisbane. Riverplaza, Mantra, Rydges Southbank are some of the hotels quite comfortable to live. But if you want to have a panoramic vista of the fireworks at night then, you should go to Stamford Plaza or Quay West. Some of these hotels are well known for the discounts they offer during the festival. So book the rooms as early as possible and enjoy the festive mood of Brisbane.