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New Year's Eve - River Luxury

Howard Smith Wharves

New Year's Eve - River Luxury

6:00pm, Tue 31 December, 2019

Event Details

Enjoy New Year's Eve In Laid-Back Luxury

Count down to the new year with a special someone and watch the night sky light up in laid-back luxury at Howard Smith Wharves. Relax in style in a reserved bean bag chair on the banks of the Brisbane River and enjoy the fireworks in prime position on our riverfront stairs with a bottle of Moët & Chandon Brut Impérial Champagne on arrival. Enjoy a selection of local charcuterie and cheese, Sydney rock oysters, wood-fired pizza and waiter service throughout the night for additional purchases. Finish with a scoop of Goodtimes Gelato - it’s the perfect way to celebrate New Year’s Eve.


  • Exclusive access to the riverfront stairs
  • 2 x reserved bean bag chairs, side table and ice bucket
  • Moët & Chandon Brut Impérial Champagne
  • Sydney Rock Oysters
  • Selection of local charcuterie and cheese
  • Wood-fired pizza of your choice
  • 2 x Goodtimes Gelato
  • Waiter service

Arrival from 6pm | Fireworks at 8:30pm and midnight



  • In the case of inclement weather, the event will proceed unless a state of natural disaster is issued. No refunds available.
  • One ticket to the 'River Luxury' event is valid for 2 people. 18 years and over.
  • Please have your ticket in a printed or electronic format to present on arrival.
  • Please have appropriate identification with you to enter into venues and ticketed events. You may be asked to present identification to our team.


  • We recommend you access the precinct via the Riverwalk to the main entrance at 5 Boundary Street or the lifts from Bowen Terrace. Disabled access is available at all points noted.
  • In accordance with the Queensland Police Service and safety conditions, there will be changes to roads and pathways. Please note any road closures to assist in planning your journey.
  • Only foot-traffic will be permitted to Howard Smith Wharves, with all riders requested to dismount within the precinct during this special event.


  • Secure Parking offer pre-booked car parking at the Howard Smith Wharves precinct. Book yours today by visiting their website.
  • Alternatively, please see the Queensland Department of Transport Translink website for public transport options.


  • Howard Smith Wharves is a fully licensed precinct (including all indoor and outdoor areas), therefore, no BYO food or beverages will be permitted on site.
  • Howard Smith Wharves reserves the right to refuse entry to intoxicated persons or those participating in anti-social behaviour.
  • Smoking is only allowed within designated smoking areas.


  • Screening, including bag checks, will operate within ticketed areas and venues as necessary.
  • BYO food and alcohol is prohibited within the HSW precinct.
  • Weapons are prohibited within the HSW precinct. Items such as knives and umbrellas are prohibited within the HSW precinct.
  • Picnic blankets and folding chairs are allowed within the Parkland & Lawn areas. Sun lounges, tents or similar items, are prohibited.
  • The use of drones is prohibited during this event.


  • New Year’s Eve is a pet-free zone at Howard Smith Wharves.