New Years Eve Events For Gay Aussies


2015 is just around the corner! Where will you be to bring in the New Year?

In case you haven’t already decided what you’re going to be doing on New Years Eve, here’s a list of Gay-friendly events from across the nation that can help you decide.


DJ Harry K’s popular Precious Dance Bar is taking over The Wickham with a Black & Gold themed party. FREE entry, prizes for best dressed, and the hottest dance tracks to keep you pumping into the New Year.


The Beat Megaclub is having a White themed Party! There’s $200 cash to be won for the best dressed guy & girl. With five dance floors inside the venue and drag performances throughout the night, it’s going to be one heck of a party! $20 entry before 10.30pm, $25 after.


The iconic Sportsman Hotel is promising a show with a touch of Vegas-style glitz and glamour. Shows are on at 10:30pm, 11:40pm, and 1:30am. $10 gets you entry to all three bars from 10pm.


Escape Bar & Club on the Gold Coast expects to have a massive New Years Eve Party, providing guests the opportunity to have a VIP experience with an exclusive deck to watch the fireworks at 8pm and Midnight. VIP tickets are $49 and are available to pre-purchase.


The Sovereign Hotel in tropical Townsville is getting ready for a summer rave with “Kandirave – The Best of Kandiland”. Expect to see a lot of neon colours and glow sticks, featuring performances by local drag queens and non-stop party anthems to celebrate the New Year! $15 entry, doors open from 9pm.


Out! Cairns is bringing in the New Year with a “Bang Bang”, to be held at the Earth Tapas & Cocktail Lounge. Doors open from 9pm with an affordable $5 cover charge!



Midnight Shift is set to shine with a Glitter Party! Hosted by Minnie Cooper and Vanity Faire, this event guarantees a night of laughs, high camp and New Years Eve cheer. DJs Johny Blue Boy and Philthy Holster will keep people moving until the sun comes up. FREE entry before Midnight, $10 after.


ARQ in Sydney is sure to be busy with a big array of DJs in both dance areas, including DJ Shigeki from Singapore, Dimitri, Mason Andrews, Brett Austin and Rob Davis. Tickets are $30 plus booking fee.


Stonewall Hotel is celebrating with its 7th Annual Masquerade Ball and Midnight Masquerade. Indulge in a fairy tale ending this New Years Eve with Tora Hymen as the fairy godmother, making sure everyone has a fantastic night! Tickets are available to pre-purchase, or its $30 at the door.



The GH will open the whole venue, including three rooms of music, dancing and shows, with the party set to last until 5am! Presale tickets are selling fast, or get in before 10pm for FREE entry!


Sircuit will host a special Male Only event to bring in 2015! FREE entry all night with music by DJ Jason Conti.


POOF DOOF is popping the cork off 2015 with special performances and surprises all night. Pre-sale tickets are $20, and Free champagne for those who arrive early.



Adelaide’s Apple Bar will host “Swagger”, featuring the best hip hop sounds and shows by Morgan McMichaels & Ivy Winters from Rupaul’s Drag Race. Pre-sale tickets and Meet & Greets are available. Doors open at 10pm.


In Perth, Connections will host a ‘Gods and Monsters’ party. Prize for Best Costume will WIN a weekend getaway for two to Melbourne with VIP treatment. Doors open at 8pm and FREE cocktails before 9pm. Entry fee is $30.


The Court will celebrate with a College and Toga themed dress-up party, featuring shows all night long, and “frat house games”! $30 on the door.



Throb Nightclub in Darwin is open from 10pm until 6am for a special “Dancertorium”. The New Years Eve show is set to kick off at 11.45pm!


Cube Nightclub in Canberra is hosting a “Grecian White Party” with Nikita Vanderkamp and Flangelina Jolie. Dress in all white for your chance to WIN a bar tab! $20 entry includes 2 free drink vouchers.



Whatever your plans may be this New Years Eve, we hope your celebrations are fun, happy, and safe!