Welcome 2017 at Fogarty Park on the Esplanade. This event is free. The family celebration, from 69pm, will include carnival rides, a magic show, kids’ concert, juggling workshop, roving entertainment and more. The all-ages celebration, from 6pm to midnight, features local artists Ray Danes, Sanchez, Drewboy and the Sax Addicts (above) and The Taste, who will support headline act Saskwatch from Melbourne. There will be fireworks at 9pm with a finale at midnight.