5 Aussie Festivals Over New Year's Eve

New Year's Eve is a time of celebration, fun, and most importantly, festivals. Here are some of the top festivals and lineups across Australia to look out for this NYE!

1. Origin Fields Festival

Headliners: Cardi B, Migos, Khalid, PNAU

For the all the Perth party people — there's no better place to ring in the new year than at ORIGIN. The line-up has got a little bit of everything, and is famous for pleasing the country's Hip-Hop and Drum & Bass fans. Kicking off over NYE, Origin is going to be lit in more ways than one.

Where & when: 30 December 2018 - 31 December 2018, Langley Park Perth Forshore


2. Beyond The Valley

headliners: The Kooks, Duke Dumont, Joey Bada$$, Fisher

Beyond The Valley has become one of Australia's number one New Year's Eve events. Less than two hours' drive from Melbourne, it's a super relaxed and beautiful way to welcome in the new year in the company of some of music's finest names.

Where & when: 28 December 2018 – 1 January 2019, Lardner, Victoria


3. Lost paradise

headliners: M.I.A., Joey bada$$, Peking Duk, Tash Sultana

One of Sydney's most popular music festivals is back for another 3 days of camping, music, food, art, and yoga. The festival community you'll find while at Lost Paradise is what makes this event so special, and it's definitely one of the best music festivals in Australia.

Where & when: 28 December 2018 - 01 January 2019, Glenworth Valley, NSW


4. Falls Festival

Headliners: Anderson .Paak, Vance Joy, Chvrches, Juice wrld

Falls Festival is one of Australia's longest running music festivals, and each edition they seem to manage to top the previous years. The festival always provides incredible line-ups, massive stage productions, and a solid festival atmosphere. With three locations over NYE, it's easy to ring in the new year at Falls Festival.

Where & when: Various dates, 28 December 2018 - 02 January 2019, Lorne, Marion Bay & Byron Bay


5. NYE On The Hill

Headliners: The Smith Street Band, The Kite String Tangle, Last Dinosaurs, Art vs. Science

This year's NYE On The Hill is shaping up to be as special as always, with competitive ping pong, street food, chill out areas, late night DJs, morning yoga and much more for three days and two nights of vibes.

Where & when: 30 December 2018 - 01 January 2019, Krowera, Victoria