The ultimate guide to New Year’s Eve in Perth City
From casual family dinners to all out ragers, there is something on this list to please every crew.
We have put in the hard yards to round up the HOTTEST events to spend New Year’s Eve and welcome in the new decade in Perth - and trust me when I say, you are spoiled for choice.
From Fremantle to Guildford and the Scarborough seaside to the cityscape, we have traversed across Perth to bring you this comprehensive list of New Year's soirees to ensure you spend your first moments of 2020 in absolute bliss (...that is unless you hit the tequila shots too early).
Gather your mates and choose your own adventure - from Arabian Nights themed rooftops to Enchanted Forests lurking in lane ways.
Origin Fields - Wellington Square
Western Australia’s largest festival returns to herald in the new decade, with the two-day festival blessing Perth with an unmissable New Year’s celebration with a line-up that parallels that of an international scale.
Day one of Origin Fields will see legendary rapper Tyler, The Creator headlining, with Skepta, RL Grime, Ella Mai, Golden Features, Andy C, Chris Lake, Flux Pavilion, Funtcase, Gunna, IAMDDB, Kings Of The Rollers, Noisia, Skepsis & Bru-C, Snakehips, Sulivan King, Reija Lee and Tokimonsta joining him on stage.
RÜFÜS DU SOL is set to headline day two, with Jauz, What So Not, Culture Shock, Dimension, Hobo Johnson & The Lovemakers, Lastlings, Lion Babe, YBN Cordae, Mallrat, Shoreline Mafia and Willaris.K.
With their most diverse line up to date, there is no better way to end the decade and start the next.
When: 31 December 3pm - 1am and 1 January 3pm - 11pm
Where: Wellington Square, Wellington Street Perth
Ice Cream Factory
You better be quick on this one, with only final release tickets left for sale! It’s no surprise considering the Bar Pop New Years Eve event has sold out five years in a row.
The fully immersive experience features six unique stages, 11 bars, custom rooftops and VIP decks; the 2019 site is set to feature incredible activations with some new surprises, as well as the return of crowd favourite - the silent disco.
This year’s Summer Festival is bigger and better than ever with an 11 metre high zipline across the crowd and live tattoo parlour. If you are in the mood to party into a new decade, this is the spot to do it.
When: Tuesday, 31 December 5.30pm - 1.30am
Where: The Ice Cream Factory, 92 Roe St, Northbridge
NYE at Harbourside
The people have asked for it, so we’re giving it to them. The OG Harbourside is coming back for one hot, steamy NYE party, in all its full noughties dance party glory.
Grab your best bucket hat and pop your pink polo for mid-2000's priced $12 espresso martinis, $8 bubbles and milkshakes that bring all the boys to the yard.
Lose your breath in the SONAR room to some noughties RNB and drop it likes it hawt on the D-floor with Wes on Decks for the midnight countdown.
When: 31 December, 7pm to 1am
Where: Harbourside Fremantle, 42 Mews Road, Fremantle
Creatures of the Sea NYE Party
Welcome 2020 with a splash! Pull on your nautical threads and dive into the Creatures of the Sea NYE Backyard Party at Fremantle brewing institution, Little Creatures Brewery.
Groove to the tunes of DJ Jimmy Mac alongside the Creatures crews, to cheers to a new year and raise a glass to the final sunset of 2019.
When: 31 December, 7pm - 1am
Where: Little Creatures Brewery, 40 Mews Road, Fremantle
What better way to say 'sea you later' to 2019 and bring in 2020 than at Fremantle's biggest FREE New Year's Eve party!
Doors open to The Dock pop-up bar at B Shed from 3pm with live music to see out the last sunset over the Indian ocean for the year.
After that our DJs will take the helm with a mix of new and old classics to keep you moving all night, culminating in Freo's biggest free countdown at midnight and bubbles flowing until 1am.
When: 31 December, 3pm to 1am
Where: The Dock, 1 Peter Hughes Drive, Fremantle
Dance in the New Year at your favourite spot on the strip - Benny’s Fremantle - with Jai from Streamline Entertainment joining the line-up of DJs to pump tunes well into the wee hours.
Enjoy the balmy summer air in the new beer garden, dubbed Benny’s Yard, or join the amped up party atmosphere inside the venue with live band Club House.
All ticket holders will receive a free drink on arrival, with $10 cocktail specials on offer all night.
When: Tuesday, 31 December 7pm - 2am
Where: Benny’s 10 - 12 South Terrace, Fremantle
Rooftop at QT
A wild celebration will emerge in the urban jungle of Perth CBD at Rooftop at QT, with roving food stations, flowing drinks and a welcome cocktail for party-goers.
DJ Nas will join Beryl Streep (from much-loved band San Cisco) to ensure a night of revelry on the dance floor.
Make a night of it with the ‘Resolutions were made to be broken’ package, with a stay in one of the hotel’s luxurious rooms, breakfast for 2 in Santini Grill, early check-in and late-check out, and a special recovery pack to wash away the sins of the night before.
When: Tuesday, 31st December 7pm - 1am
Where: Rooftop at QT Perth, Level 1/133 Murray Street, Perth
The Raffles Hotel
Palm trees and disco beats will help you spritz into the new decade at The Raffles Hotel, as you watch the sunset over the river at the ultimate summer soiree.
Perth DJ Daniel Antic will join a line up of back-to-back party-starters providing entertainment all night long.
Say hello to 2020 with a bang, with a prime view of the riverside sky spectacular fireworks and free bubbles at midnight.
When: Tuesday, 31 December 6pm to 2am
Where: The Raffles Hotel Perth, 70 -72 Canning Beach Road, Applecross
After selling out their massive The Night Market NYE celebrations last year, Market Ground is hosting another monster party at one of Perth’s top nightlife destinations.
Market Grounds will extend its beer garden to a whopping three times the current size, with 3 permanent bars plus a special Caravan Bar, roaming Spritz Swan, festoon hanging lanterns and plenty of booths and sunken lounges throughout.
The Night Market DJ's will be providing the dance vibes on the decks and confetti cannons will launch around the venue at midnight to see in the new year.
When: 31 December 8pm - 2pm
Where: Market Grounds, 10 Telethon Avenue, Perth
The Peach Pit
Step back in time to head into the new decade, 90s style at The Peach Pit this New Year’s Eve.
Grab your pleated skirt, leather jacket and scrunchies to bring in 2020 with giant burger towers, $25 super jugs, $10 gin and tonic slushies and a “peachy midnight surprise”
When: 31 December 4pm to 1am
Where: The Peach Pit, 148 The Esplanade, Scarborough
Explore the US southern states with an all-inclusive ticket, giving you a packed night of grazing eats, speciality cocktails and surprise entertainment, with different areas to explore.
Gorge yourself on smokey BBQ eats at the Texan Smoked Pit Stop, whiskey cocktails with a twist at the Tennessee Whisky Bar and finish with diner-style sweets at the Georgia Peach Pie Shop.
Indulge in beers, wines, ciders and sparkling all the way up to the midnight countdown, and the evenings live entertainment will really make you feel like you’re in the heart of the south.
When: 31 December from 8pm
Where: Guildford Hotel, 169 James St Guildford
There is magic to be discovered down the laneway this New Year’s Eve.
Journey into Wolf Lane’s enchanted forest for a 2 hour free flowing drinks package, 2 hours of bottomless toasties (think pesto chicken, classic cheese and Nutella smores!) and the Huntsman’s popcorn station where you can shake up your custom flavour.
Top it all off with DJ beats from 8 til late!
When: 31 December from 8pm
Where: Guildford Hotel, 169 James St Guildford
The rooftop will be transformed with luxurious colourful silks adorning the roof and walls, a magical belly dancer and live DJs - as you count in a whole new decade under the stars.
For one night only, guests can also enjoy an exclusive 'Arabian Nights’ cocktail, crafted especially for the evening.
Restaurant bookings are also available from 4pm until 9.30pm, with a share-style Moroccan set menu and two hour drinks package available from $120 per person.
When: 31 December from 4pm
Where: Hadiqa, 40 Irwin Street, Perth
Dance into the early hours of 2020 at Goody Two’s biggest party of the year.
A party package will allow you to enjoy 2 hours of unlimited sparkling wine, beers and a signature cocktail on arrival until 10pm.
Expect party vibes from the get go, with DJs on deck spinning classic dance and RNB hits from doors open, right through until 2am.
General admission is also open to the public all night long, so no matter what plans you have early on, Goody Two’s is where your 2020 begins!
When: 31 December from 8pm to 2am
Where: Goody Two’s, Basement 40 Irwin Street, Perth
Tickets: Party Package | General Admission FREE
Make your New Year's Eve LARGE and celebrate the new decade at Australia's biggest pub, The Camfield.
With Felix WA counting you down on the big screen while the fireworks light up the sky above, 2020 is coming in with a bang.
When: 31 December from 6pm to 1am
Where: The Camfield, Camfield Drive, Burswood
Calling all dapper men and flapper girls - the Stables Bar Roaring 20s NYE bash is the one you’ve been waiting for!
Join your friends at Mix It Up NYE: Midnight Dinner or at Cocktail Party downstairs to throw back to the Roaring 20’s and ring in the new decade in vintage style.
Feast through the evening with a 4 course Midnight Dinner from The Stables kitchen, paired with 4 classic cocktails inspired by the Roaring 20’s.
Tickets include a glass of sparkling at midnight and entry to the Cocktail Party downstairs.
For a more casual soiree, send away 2019 in style with Live Entertainment and DJs at the downstairs cocktail party, with champagne on arrival and cocktail hour drink specials.
When: 31 December, cocktail party from 7pm, dinner from 8.30pm
Where: The Stables, 888 Hay Street Perth
Tickets: Cocktail Party FREE | Midnight Dinner $99
Pan Pacific Perth
Ring in the New Year in glittering style with sparkling celebrations at Uma Restaurant, Montereys Brasserie or Bar Uma:
Party the night away at Bar Uma’s Carnivale-themed gold and silver masquerade party!
Enjoy a glass of sparkling wine or beer on arrival, with a live a DJ and the fireworks on the big screen. There will also be a live Instagram stream, complete with dress-ups and prizes.
When: 31 December, 9.30pm - 3am
Uma Restaurant is the perfect place to celebrate the New Year in style.
With 5 delicious courses, a Pisco Sour on arrival and paired wines, it will be a memorable way to kickstart the New Year.
Additionally, all tickets receive free entry into the Bar Uma ‘Carnivale Masquerade Party’ from 9.30pm.
When: 31 December, 7.30pm arrivals for 8pm sit down
If you’re looking for a place where the whole family can celebrate New Year’s Eve together, Montereys Brasserie is the perfect location.
Indulge in a delicious seasonal buffet featuring fresh seafood, classic Australian salads, Hot Asian dishes and a decadent dessert buffet.
This fun, family-friendly event also includes free-flow soft drinks and children’s entertainment.
When: 31 December, 5.30pm until 9.30pm
Miss Chow's South Perth
Countdown to 2020 with a splendid four-course meal paired with a spectacular wine selection at Miss Chow's South Perth.
The venue is perfectly poised to offer magnificent views of the Swan River fireworks, while you sip on a complimentary glass of Taittinger or Lychee Martini.
When: From 8:00pm Tuesday 31 December
Where: Miss Chow’s South Perth- 39 Mend Street, South Perth, 6151