Spend NYE 2019 in Brisbane with The Capitol Apartments
Experience New Year’s Eve in the city this 2019 with The Capitol Apartments. Brisbane, Queensland’s best city, comes alive on the last day of the year with a host of exciting things to do in South Bank and numerous ways to watch the fireworks, and our prime Southbank accommodation near Brisbane River offers an unbeatable location to soak up this year’s nearing celebration.
With The Capitol Apartments, relax in style over New Year’s Eve with our choice of studio and apartment accommodation on Peel Street - a mere 5-minute drive from South Bank Parklands. Ideal for couples, families and travellers, our modern, fully self-contained accommodation guarantees a memorable stay in the city with advantages such as free WiFi, parking and onsite restaurant dining.
For your New Year’s Eve in Brisbane, here’s how you can celebrate just minutes away from our location:
Brisbane New Year’s Eve Fireworks 2019
The New Year’s Eve fireworks are let off each year above Brisbane River with South Bank being one of the best locations to take in both the spectacle and atmosphere. On the night, head to the Southbank Parklands early to claim your spot next to the river on Clem Jones Promenade, with other South Bank vantage points including River Quay and the Cultural Forecourt.
Two fireworks displays take place at 8.30 pm and midnight, with market stalls, street entertainers and more to enjoy along the South Bank riverfront. Alternatively, watch the fireworks at Kangaroo Point in Captain Burke Park and Kangaroo Point Cliffs Park - a short drive from Southbank - both of which offer a breathtaking panoramic view of the city.
Brisbane New Year’s Eve River Cruises
If you’re looking to get as close to the Brisbane New Year’s Eve Fireworks as possible, the numerous Brisbane river cruises offer an unforgettable experience for couples and groups that doubles as an evening tour of the city and its most iconic landmarks, such as Story Bridge and the Kangaroo Point Cliffs.
Book a local tour in advance - most Brisbane river cruises on New Year’s Eve offer an inclusive package with onboard live entertainment, buffet food courses and a fully licensed bar, providing a unique way to enjoy either the 8.30 pm or midnight fireworks without the hustle and bustle of the crowds.
New Year’s Eve at The Wheel of Brisbane
Another unforgettable New Year’s Eve experience that Brisbane offers is on The Wheel of Brisbane itself, where a private gondola can be hired with a direct eye-level view of either fireworks display from beside the Southbank Parklands.
Overlooking the Brisbane River, New Year’s Eve on The Wheel of Brisbane is a guaranteed treat for small groups and couples looking to witness the fireworks in style, complete with purchasable wine and picnic refreshments and available sessions for both New Year’s Eve Brisbane fireworks displays. From our location at The Capitol Apartments Brisbane, The Wheel of Brisbane is just a quick 10-minute walk away.
New Year’s Eve Story Bridge Adventure Climb
In addition to The Wheel of Brisbane, Story Bridge and its popular Story Bridge Adventure Climb operates on New Year’s Eve, offering the chance to enjoy a two-hour climb of its ascending walkways with a stunning 360-degree view of both the city and the New Year’s Eve fireworks from the bridge’s highest summit.
At over 70 metres high, Brisbane’s Story Bridge offers the best view of the cityscape and an experience to remember on New Year’s Eve, where its annual New Year’s Eve Climb can be availed for either the 8.30 pm or midnight fireworks with a complimentary beverage toast and group photo - an experience not to be missed for thrill-seekers and avid sightseers.
New Year’s Eve Gala at QPAC
Last but not least, Queensland Performing Arts Centre is hosting an exclusive gala concert to catch this New Year’s Eve 2019. This world-class venue in South Bank - a stone’s throw from our Southbank apartments Brisbane accommodation - will offer two performances that will end conveniently before both fireworks displays, featuring none other than the Queensland Pops Orchestra.
In the glamorous QPAC Concert Hall, enjoy a medley of popular classics with renowned vocalists Shubshri Kandiah, Jason Barry-Smith and Katie Stenzel, including celebrated trumpeter Sarah Butler. If awe-inspiring live orchestral music sounds like your ideal send-off to 2019, make sure to see one of two two-hour performances of New Year’s Eve Gala Variety Concert at 5.30 pm and 9 pm.
Our Southbank Accommodation at The Capitol Apartments
However you’re looking to spend New Year’s Eve 2019 in Brisbane, book a comfortable stay in the heart of the excitement with our South Bank accommodation at The Capitol Apartments. We offer affordable studios and fully self-contained city apartments, available in one and two bedrooms with features that include modern ensuite bathrooms, large Queen beds and free WiFi access.
Our studio apartments are ideal for travellers and couples on a budget, providing an open-plan design with kitchenette facilities, flatscreen TVs, free WiFi and a large Queen-sized bed. For couples, families and groups, our one and two bedroom apartment accommodation is fully self-contained, with additional features being full and laundry kitchen facilities, modern air conditioning and a spacious living and dining area.
For up to 4 or 5 guests, our two-bedroom apartments feature two bathrooms and two Queen beds. We also offer interconnecting two-bedroom dual key apartments with a choice of either two Queen beds or one Queen bed and two single beds - ideal for groups travelling to Brisbane on New Year’s Eve.
Save by Booking Directly Today
Save by booking in advance with The Capitol Apartments - we offer the best rates on all direct bookings made on our Peel St Brisbane accommodation, which also provides exclusive guest access to our onsite swimming pool, gym, car park and ground floor restaurant, Peel Street Tavern.
Find more information and secure your stay in South Bank for New Year’s Eve 2019 by visiting The Capitol Apartments.