Raise Your Glass for New Year’s Celebrations

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Before fireworks flare out in the sky, full glasses go up and 2022 tips over into 2023, Georgia Beard illuminates the most luxurious and lively venues celebrating the New Year!

We know you’re all wrapped up in the joyful chaos of Christmas, but there’s another major festive event on your calendar! The fuse has been lit for a cracking New Year, and the best restaurants and bars in Noosa have spared no champagne! As you welcome 2023, make it your first resolution to party and partake in a festive feast at these unmissable local celebrations!


Celebrate the joys of 2022 and the new year ahead with an evening of champagne and fine food! Gather your loved ones and friends, dress to impress and join Alba for a delicious end of the year experience with two dining options!

Premium Degustation:

Toast the year ahead with a glass of Taittinger Champagne on arrival followed by a bespoke 5-course degustation menu by Peter Kuruvita. Celebrating the finest of Australian produce, this decadent 5-star menu includes premium black-lipped abalone and crayfish.

3-Course Set Menu:

Choose a collection of favourites from ALBA’s menu.

A Children’s Menu of three courses is also available for 12 years or younger.

WHEN: Saturday 31 December, 5.30pm – 9.30pm

WHERE: Alba By Kuruvita, 3 Alba Close, Noosa Heads


Premium Degustation – $239 per person

3-Course Set Menu – $95 per person

Children’s Menu – $69 per person


Watch the sun set on 2022 with Lucio’s First Sitting featuring an amazing five-course sharing menu. The river lounge will be available for diners wanting to kick on in the evening. Or celebrate the arrival of 2023 with a glass of French champagne to start and enjoy a five-course premium set menu during the Second Sitting. Fireworks on the water in full view of the dining room start at 10pm.

WHEN: Saturday 31 December, 12pm till late

WHERE: Lucio’s Marina, 2 Parkyn Court Tewantin

COST: First Sitting – $150 per person / Second Sitting – $250 per person


Say au revoir to 2022 and join Noosa Beach House at the Bar to welcome in the New Year and celebrate in style! Enjoy coastal share plates and cocktails all night with live music to compliment the buzzing vibe of Hastings Street. The Bar doesn’t take any bookings… so it’s first in, best dressed!

WHEN: Saturday 31 December, 11am till late

WHERE: Noosa Beach House, 14-16 Hastings Street, Noosa Heads

COST: Free to attend!


Farewell 2022 with a waterfront dinner on the Noosa River with three fantastic seating options from Noosa Boathouse.

3-Course Family Feast

Enjoy a 3-course feast-style dinner and watch the sun set on 2022.

Adults: $119 per person including 3 course feast and a glass of sparkling or beer on arrival

Kids 2 – 12yrs: $49 per person including kids meal, dessert and drink (or kids can also enjoy the feast)

Booking Times: Strictly 2-hour sittings from 5pm, 5.15pm and 5.30pm

4-Course Seafood Feast 

Held in the River Room on Level 2, enjoy a 4-course shared feast starting with a chilled fresh seafood platter for entree, hot feast-style mains, dessert and cheese plus a glass of Chandon on arrival! Then enjoy Noosa Boathouse and The Islander Noosa Resort Fireworks on the River from 9pm. Minimum 4 people.

Adults: $149 per person

Booking Times: 6pm, 6.30pm or 6.45pm

5-Course Degustation Dinner

Held in the restaurant, enjoy a 5-course dinner with 2 hours of free-flow beverages and Noosa Boathouse and The Islander Noosa Resort Fireworks on the River from 9pm.

Adults: $229 per person

Booking Times: 8pm, 8.15pm and 8.30pm


At Sunshine Beach Surf Club, it’s New Year’s Eve with a funky twist featuring the brilliant Raw Ordio and special guests Andy V and DJ Roland West! Dress up, celebrate the New Year and receive a complimentary cocktail and light snack on entry between 8pm and 9pm!

WHEN: Saturday 31 December, 7.30pm to 1am

WHERE: Sunshine Beach Surf Club, Duke Street, Sunshine Beach

COST: $130 per person


Take the hassle out of New Year’s and let Embassy XO do all the work! Celebrate 2023 with a glorious seven-course feast, featuring starters, dessert and the substantial Yu Xiang Stuffed Eggplant with Pork & Prawn, Cantonese Roast Duck and Sizzling Beef Fillet with Oyster Mushrooms!

WHEN: Saturday 31 December, 5.30pm and 7.30pm

WHERE: Embassy XO, Cnr Duke & Bryan Street, Sunshine Beach

COST: $155 per person


To celebrate 2022 and welcome 2023, enjoy a classic Herbert dinner experience consisting of 5 shared courses for you and your guests and a glass of champagne. Herbert’s epic cocktails and wines will also be available for purchase on the evening. Two sittings available.

WHEN: Saturday 31 December, 5.30pm – 7.30pm or 8pm – 10pm

WHERE: Herbert Restaurant, 1 Arcadia Street, Noosa Heads

COST: $85 per person


On NYE, NNWW will keep their doors open until 2am, welcoming 2023 with martinis and champagne in James Bond-inspired attire.

There will be a DJ set from 10pm to 2am, a complimentary drink on arrival and a team of talented mixologists at your disposal to start the year with a blast. Book yourself in for the best NYE party in Noosa and come glamorous – there is no risk of overdressing.

WHEN: Saturday 31 December, 9.30pm – 2am

WHERE: Nudge Nudge Wink Wink, Rear 26 Sunshine Beach Road, Noosa Heads

COST: $50 per person

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