What’s On in Brisbane for Families

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New Year’s Eve at South Bank

31 December, 2023

New Year's Eve at South Bank

Usher in 2024 with a kaleidoscope of colour at The Lord Mayor’s New Year’s Eve Fireworks. Held at South Bank Parklands on Saturday 31 December 2023, the evening features two spectacular fireworks shows – one at 8.30pm for kids and another at midnight. The event is alcohol-free and free to attend.

The best vantage points are the Clem Jones Promenade, the Cultural Forecourt, Riverside Green and River Quay Green. To ensure you get a good view of the fireworks, make sure you arrive early. No bookings required. Get the latest on this event here.


South Bank
Cultural Forecourt
South Bank, Qld 4101 Australia
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