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Acorn Lawyers' New Year's Eve 2018
On Monday 31 December 2018, we celebrated New Years Eve at Belmore Basin with a family-friendly, alcohol-free, pet-free event.
 
Together we enjoyed live music, circus performers, face painting, amusement rides, and food and novelty stalls to provide a lively atmosphere in the lead-up to our fireworks spectacular at 9pm.
 

A huge thanks to our naming rights sponsor for this coming event, Acorn Lawyers!

 

We'd also like to thank our corporate sponsor for 2018 New Year's Eve, South Coast BMW

Accessible Viewing Area

Our 2018 New Year’s Eve accessible viewing area was a big success!
 
Want to book an accessible space for our Australia Day at Belmore Basin? Find out more information here.
 
For larger bookings please contact the Events team on events@wollongong.nsw.gov.au or (02) 4227 7111.

Single-use Plastic Free Events

​Single-use Plastic Management

We've recently adopted a Single Use Plastics Management Policy which prohibits the use of single use plastics. This includes plastic such as:
  • Single use plastic bags
  • Balloons of any kind
  • Plastic Drinking Straws
  • Plastic Plates, Bowls and Cutlery
  • Polystyrene of any kind
Alternatives are available for each of the above items such as:
  • Single use plastic bags can be replaced with biodegradable and compostable bags
  • Balloons can be replaced by other promotional materials, such as pens etc
  • Plastic drinking straws can be replaced by cardboard or other reusable straws
  • Polystyrene, Plastic plates, bowls and cutlery can be replaced by compostable alternatives such as corn starch, cardboard, bamboo etc
  • Disposable coffee cups can be replaced by cellulose lined compostable coffee cups.
To find out further information about waste wise events contact Customer Service on (02) 4227 7111.
 
Plastic Free Wollongong
 

Staying Safe this New Year's Eve

Our annual New Year’s Eve celebration at Belmore Basin is one of the City’s most popular, family-friendly events with people coming from across the Illawarra to join in the festivities. That’s why we’re making sure that our event is safe and fun for everyone.
 
New Year's Eve is alcohol-free, glass-free and smoke free and there will be Police and security onsite to make sure that everyone can enjoy a safe environment.
 
 
Alcohol Free Symbol           Non-Smoking Symbol 
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