To what’s happening around the Far North
multi-colour reef bursts which will mix up the rocket display. There will be a no-BYO alcohol policy enforced at the free event and a licenced bar area will be operating outside Rattle ‘N Hum throughout the evening. Additionally, there will be plenty of events and venues around the city where revellers can enjoy a drink together. The Pullman Reef Hotel Casino will be hosting a cosmic New Year’s Eve event, with plenty of prizes to be won during the night. The Salt House will be hosting a Belvedere and Bond themed party – visitors don’t just get to enjoy an amazing party, but there’s also a best dressed competition for James Bond and Bond girl. Both winners will receive amazing prizes. Gilligans will be serving up a Cirque Du Soleil extravaganza, with roving performers and guest DJs. Dress up in your best big top costume and join in the fun. The Reef House Resort and Spa will also offer a late night dance party with funky duo JAM, featuring Darnelle Perucich on vocals and Luke Hodge on guitar and percussion. Dance into 2016 in style – get into the right groove with your best 70s outfit and you could win a Reef House getaway. New Year’s revellers will be tripping over options when it comes to enjoying New Year’s Eve in the Far North – but it’s not just about having a good time at a party. You can also support the Cairns Taipans during the day as they face off with the New Zealand Breakers at the Cairns Convention Centre from 6.30pm. Parties, sport and spectacles – there’s plenty to do in Cairns this New Year’s Eve. If you’d prefer to have a quiet night with loved ones, nothing can beat a barbecue with friends and family. Not even the weather can stop Cairns locals from enjoying time with friends, while watching fireworks from around the world. If you’re staying at home, remember to watch the Sydney fireworks over the Harbour Bridge on TV from 11pm.
There are plenty of options for revellers to celebrate the new year in Cairns.