New Year's Eve Party

> Sunday, 31 December 2017 from 6pm - 9pm.
> Bluewater Quay - Free entry

Presented by Mackay Regional Council

Welcome in the New Year at the Mackay City Centre’s New Year’s Eve River Party at Bluewater Quay. This year’s event offers all the fun and excitement of a family-friendly New Year’s Eve celebration.

Starting at 6pm, enjoy three hours jam-packed with an amazing variety of entertainment.

The stage will feature the PJ Masks ‘Superhero’ character show, perfect for young families.

Plus there’s free kids’ amusements and face painting for the littlies during the night.

Adults will love the live entertainment from local acts Josh Vine and VaMa and band.

Throughout the night, wander around the Bluewater Quay precinct and experience a wide range of delicious food and a variety of market stalls.  Then at 9pm, sit back and revel in the family fireworks display over the Pioneer River.  Of course, there will also be midnight fireworks to celebrate the arrival of 2018!

Program of entertainment

  • 6.00pm - MC Welcome
  • 6.05 – 6.55pm - Josh Vine
  • 7.00 – 7.30pm - PJ Masks
  • 7.35 – 8.25pm - VaMa Music Band
  • 8.30 – 9.00pm - PJ Mask
  • 9.00 – 9.15pm - Family Fireworks
  • Midnight -  Fireworks to welcome 2018


Applications for Market Stallholders are now CLOSED.

Applications for Food Vendors are now CLOSED.