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New Year's Eve Events At Byron Bay

Chill with some bubbly at the beach to ring in the New Year!

New Year's Eve Events At Byron Bay

With everything on hold this year, why not restart for 2021 at one of the most beautiful, friendliest, and sandiest places in Australia. Home to some of the most beautiful beaches on the East Coast, paired with some amazing nightlife, Byron Bay is an ultimate hot spot for making memories you -probably, no promises- won’t forget this holiday season.

Three Blue Ducks

True blue Aussie celebration for the whole family. At the Three Blue Ducks, you can gobble down some nibblies and mingle with some Bay natives, before sitting down for a three course meal, all sound-tracked by Aussie musician Dan Hannaford.

Loft Byron Bay

Take a load of, sip on a cocktail and watch the final sunset of 2020 disappear over the horizon and know its New Zealand’s problem now. This local establishment has the definitive vibe for the area, and the menu’s pretty spectacular too.


Local DJ Billy the Kid will groove you into 2021 with the Balcony’s signature zhuzhed up surfie charm. With an additional kid’s party available for families, this is your one stop shop to party past midnight.

The Italian

Five courses of absolutely divine Italian food on the last night of the year. It’s practically heaven made pasta-bowl. The Italian’s distinctly sumptuous atmosphere will surely bring you luck as you end 2020 and welcome 2021.

Cosmo Ritmo

Opening up at 7am, party until 3 in the morning at this outrageous club, the self-proclaimed number one venue on the Bay. Bound to be a hectic party, you can let everything go from the year and just become one with the neon and the beats. Get there early for a free drink on entry.

The Harvest

Dine in an exclusive, private room away from the rest of the peasants! Enjoy a banquet that includes caviar, crab and duck serves by waitstaff while you enjoy pure opulence. Name a better way to enter 2021. We dare you.

The Scottish Prince

You get to hear bagpipes. Like, we’re sorry, that may sound a little strange, but let’s be clear. YOU GET TO LISTEN TO BAGPIPES AND PRETEND YOU’RE IN SCOTLAND TO END THE YEAR. 2020 stole an entire year of travel from everyone and this will let you feel like you’ve transported away for at least a few hours. That is magical.

Byron at Byron

On the lush lawn surrounded by twinkling lights, have your tarot read and take selfies in your cute face paint and henna tattoos while nibbling at indulgent food at Crystalbrook’s Byron at Byron.

Even if none of these options are for you, Byron Bay’s beaches and local culture is so chill and friendly that you’re sure to find a place to hang your hat this New Year’s Eve, even if it’s just at the beach. Let go of 2020 and enjoy 2021.

📷: Sincerely Media

About the Author

Kynan Clarke-Chancellor

Kynan Clarke-Chancellor

There’s something just so soothing about listening to The Veronicas 2005 album “The Secret Life Of…” on vinyl while reading a book about the inner workings of the Disney company in the 1990s. At least, there is to me. Gold Coast born and raised, I’m the product of beaches, movies and hiding in libraries from the heat of the GC sun. Always currently obsessed with Cruel Intentions.