New Year's Eve Melbourne

Celebrating the New Year in fine style is always a high point at the Duke of Wellington. The New Year’s Eve party spirit comes alive with fireworks displays and special events planned for NYE, and taste-tempting food and drinks at the Duke’s level one dining and entertainment venue. You can also enjoy the hospitality and absorb the view to top all others at the Duke of Wellington’s rooftop bar.

With live entertainment, New Year’s Eve a la carte menus, including tantalising finger foods, grazing plates, burgers, mains and desserts, craft brews on tap, an extensive wine list and seasonal cocktail menu, New Year’s Eve will be the toast of the town at the Duke’s rooftop bar.


Is the Duke of Wellington open on New Year’s Eve?

The Duke of Wellington is open from 7am and licensed until 1am on New Year’s Eve.

Can I watch the New Year’s Eve fireworks at the Duke of Wellington?

Catch all the pyrotechnic action and set sparks flying on New Year’s Eve at the Duke of Wellington. View the midnight fireworks from Melbourne’s best vantage point at the rooftop bar. The spectacular fireworks display features Melbourne city skyline views over Federation Square, Yarra River and as far afield as St Kilda.

New Year's Eve Melbourne

What special activities are at the Duke of Wellington on New Year’s Eve?

With free entry all night on New Year’s Eve at the Duke of Wellington, and the DJ on the decks from 9 pm in the ground floor bar and rooftop bar, you’ll be assured of celebrating NYE in the best spirit of occasion. Catch all the spectacular action in the midnight fireworks display from the rooftop bar, which offers a Melbourne city skyline view over Fed Square and the Yarra River and the perfect outlook for a stellar 2020 in the making.

What is included on the New Year’s Eve menu?

The taste-tempting a la carte menus are yours for the choosing on New Year’s Eve at the Duke of Wellington. There are breakfast, mains, dessert and kids’ menus on offer. You could opt for the crispy prawn soft-shell tacos from the Small Plates menu; tuck into the five-hour braised beef brisket and cheddar mini pies from the Bar Bites selection; share the cheese or charcuterie plates with great mates from the Grazing Menu; sink your teeth into the Chicken Parma burger or Cheese Kransky hot dog from the Burgers and Dogs on offer; indulge in the Flinders Island lamb fillet from the Mains selections; and team with the buttered mash from the Sides. Quench your NYE-style thirst with a range of seasonal cocktails, extensive wine list, featuring handpicked Australian and international selections, and savour the craft brew flavours at the taphouse and bottled beer and ciders range.

New Year's Eve Melbourne

Can I book a spot at the Duke of Wellington for New Year’s Eve?

You can and should book your NYE party event at the Duke of Wellington. Bookings are offered at the range of level one dining and entertainment venues and you can book a table, rooftop booth, the VIP lounge or secure your spot on the terrace for two to 25 guests at the Duke of Wellington’s rooftop bar.