2017 has offered up some great opportunities for finance and travels. But now that 2018 is just around the corner, how are you planning to celebrate? You can always do the traditional way and hang out with friends and drink some wine and have a nice quiet dinner, or you might want to grab your mates and kick off the new year with a blast.

New Year, Same Faces

The best way to welcome 2018 is to do so surrounded by the people that made your 2017 a year to remember. And what better place to do so than in Perth, better known as the City of Light. With a name like that, you can bet that there will be a lot of choices around Perth for the New Year’s celebrations. So, while the New Year’s is still a few weeks away, create your plans and wait for the day!

Fireworks over the city


The City of Perth celebrates New Year’s in style. There will be a fireworks display on New Year’s Eve over the city. The great thing about Perth is that you don’t have to leave your house to see the sky light up. You can just look out the window or visit the many vantage points throughout the city. Don’t fancy staying at home? Visit the banks of Swan River so you and your mates can hang out and take part in the many free events on the river banks.

Rottnest Island


Probably one of the most chill islands in the country, Rottnest Island always have a party going, and everyone is welcome to come and join. It’s the perfect holiday getaway for you and your family with its many events including venue parties, face paintings, and their own fireworks display. The best thing about the island is its charming vibe that you don’t get anywhere else.

Take a Cruise


Cruise into the New Year literally when you take a cruise along Perth’s waters. If you’re planning to spend the New Year’s with your SO, this is the best place to do it. The cruises typically have an open bar for everyone, as well as the best vantage point to check out the fireworks display from the land. It’s indeed an experience worth having.

Great Gatsby Gala


Ever wanted to experience what it was like to live through the 20s? Now you can, with the Great Gatsby Gala! Don your best suits and dresses and remember to look your best and take part in the gala at the Novotel Swan Valley Vines Resort. Book your rooms today and enjoy a night with classy food, in chic suits.

Northbridge Street Party

street party

If you’re looking for some good old-fashioned street fun, then the Northbridge Street Party could be the way to go. Enjoy the free events where you can find food and drinks all throughout. It won’t matter if you forgot to book a reservation beforehand because everyone is always willing to share the love, which is why you can expect the streets to be packed with performers, party goers, and bands alike well into the early morning.

When you visit Perth for the New Year, you can be sure to find something to do whether you’re going alone, with mates, or with your family. So, make your plans as early as now and enjoy the coming of 2018 with your favourite people.

Don’t have a car? No worries! Rent a car in Perth to get to all the fun activities and events all throughout the city. Nothing beats going around the town in a well-maintained vehicle that guarantees comfort throughout your stay.