Adult Only NYE Options
NYE options for adults abound. Some options give partygoers the ability to flit from one place to another, whilst other options are more based around spending the night in the one location.
In the mix here you will find nightclubs, pubs and taverns and a few other party or cruise options.
Take your pick.
2016 The White Party New Years Eve Event
This is firmly established as a Gold Coast New Year's Eve institution! Luxury boats, 1000 guests, music and a secret island hideaway location with partying from dusk to dawn!
Definitely for those who can handle the pace and are over 18!
Luxury transfers from Mariners Cove Marina to your NYE Party location leaving at set times (3.30pm and 6pm) on New Years Eve - return boats approximately every hour from midnight with the last boat departing at 4.30am.
Get your tickets directly from their website.
2016 Backpackers Party New Years Eve Event
Party with other backpackers and tourists in a prime position for the midnight fireworks, overlooking Surfers Paradise beachfront.
If you can handle the pace and are over 18 you can enjoy this party that includes an "after" party at Melbas Ultra just a short stagger down the road!
Tickets limited to 300, so get in quickly.
Sofitel Gold Coast (Broadbeach) 2015 - 2016 Details TBC
Bistro On3 - have a buffet dinner and new years eve celebration. Children can go to this one.
Room 81 - Definitely an adults only affiar! Usher in the New Year in style to the sounds of crooners and a 5 course degustation menu. There's also a select beverage package including a glass of Veuve Cliquot on arrival and at midnight to toast in 2016. $275 per person. Very limited seating book through Sofitel Events.
SkyPoint New Years Eve 2015 - 2016 Details TBC- Casino Royale SkyPoint on Q1, overlooking Surfers Paradise and right in the heart of the fireworks. Nothing like a bit of James Bond style. Great place to be. 7.30pm to 1am. Canapes and dessert buffet, plus entertainment. Over 18s only. Limited numbers bookings essential $195 per person.
Oskars on Burleigh - Celebrate New Years Eve 2015 (2016 Details TBC) with a delightful dinner, live music, choice of entrees, mains and desserts and children's menu during first sitting only. 1st Sitting at 5.30pm to 6pm Adult $165 Child $125 2nd around 8.30pm (tbc) to late, includes entertainment and views to fireworks. Stunning location, awesome food, highly recommended.
Southport Sharks Club - 2015 - 2016 Details TBC - Has a couple of options two are okay for kids, but this one is the adults only party...
All That Glitters - in the Cabana Bar Cabana Bar & Lounge
from 7.30pm is strictly adults only. Includes Tapas, 4 hour drinks package and entertainment. Guests $130
One 50 Public House (formerly Surfers Rowers) is throwing a 2015 (2016 Details TBC) NYE 007 Party! Usually their NYE consist of 2 floors, 2 parties and prizes for Best Costumes. Food and 4 hour drinks package. It's behind Surfers Paradise and Chevron Island.
Jupiters Gold Coast - At Jupiters in Broadbeach there is so much going on at New Years Eve it is hard to put it all in here. The place rocks for New Years Eve! The eateries have dinner packages you will need to book for. There's free entertainment to enjoy and it's of course adults only in the casino and the bars.
24 hour casino and a balloon drop at the stroke of midnight.
QT Gold Coast usually hosts some pretty amazing parties! 2015 TBC. Here are last year's details...
Stingray Lounge will swing into 1959 with live band, retro cocktail lounge and food stations.
NYE Dinner at Bazaar - Enjoy the amazing marketplace dinner. Dinner, glass of Champaign and VIP Access to Stingray's VIP party.
Southport RSL - 2015 (2016 Details TBC) New Year's Eve Magic of Motown Show. Option for dinner and show, or just show. Southport RSL is 36 Scarborough Street, Southport near Southport Central.
The Arts Centre Gold Coast have hosted 18 & overs parties in previous years.
New Year's Eve at Night Clubs, Pubs & Taverns in Gold Coast
More adults only venues and parties...
2016 Wicked Club Crawl New Years Eve Event
Wicked Pub and Club Crawls run regular party tour events each week plus special party tour events to coincide with what's going on in the Gold Coast. And NYE is the biggest of them all.
It goes without saying really, but this is definitely an over 18 Party Tour!
4 venues on the party tour ticket: SinCity, Shooters, Cocktail nightclub and Surfers Paradise Beergarden.
Why get stuck in one party when you can experience 4!
Crazy games, VIP entries and lots more to give you a night to remember.
Get all the details and your tickets directly from their website. Be quick, tickets limited and sold out before the event last year.
East Restaurant Lounge Bar and Nightclub in Broadbeach - definitely know how to put on pretty decadent parties.
No details for 2016 yet, but usually you can enjoy the party or book a booth if you are quick.
Prepare for music, dance and feasting! Are you ready to party through ? Who will still be standing at sunrise?
Very affordable packages with lots of variety to cater to different budgets. $35 (entry only) to $135 per person or private booths at various prices.
Melbas On The Park - 2016 TBA
They love their themed parties here! Drinks and nibbles package plus entry to nightclub till late. Great excuse to dress up and have fun.
Melbas on the Park is at 46 Cavill Ave, Surfers.
Limited tickets be quick.
If you can't find something in that lot, here are some other options to look for:
- D’Arcy Arms - in previous years they had a set menu and of course the best Guiness around! D'Arcy Arms is at 2923 Gold Coast Highway, Cnr Fredrick St.
- The Avenue - Great Surfers venue to celebrate New Year’s Eve good food and live music. The Avenue is at 4 Orchid Avenue, Surfers Paradise.
- The CourtHouse Hotel - previously NYE Singles Party at The CourtHouse Hotel in Southport.
- The Ruby Tramp - The Ruby Tramp 4 Orchid Avenue, Surfers
- Southport Workers Club - Southport Workers Club is on Scarborough Street, Southport next to Transit Centre.
- One 50 Public House (formerly Surfers Rowers) . Very large venue with 2 floors and they know how to throw a big party! One 50 is at 150 Bundall Road, Bundall (behind Surfers Paradise and Chevron Island).
- Surfers Paradise Beer Garden - Surfers Beer Garden is at cnr Cavill Mall & Orchid Ave. See above Wicked Party Tour
- Surfers Paradise RSL - Surfers RSL is at 9 Beach Road Surfers Paradise.
- Surfers Paradise Surf Life Saving Club - Surfers SLSC is at Cnr Hanlan St & The Esplanade.
Other Parties & Cruises
Check Pubs, Clubs and Taverns for some other party options including party tours and club crawls.
New Year's Eve Cruise details to come... - Previous years... 4 hour cruise will have you partying on board in the canals of Surfers Paradise, great view of the fireworks and then party on at Melba's Nightclub afterwards.