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East Gippsland skies to light up for New Years Eve celebrations

  Thursday 29th December, 2022
Author:   Kristen Ryan

The skies of East Gippsland will be lit on up Saturday night to celebrate bringing in the New Year. 

We have Fireworks of display in Lakes Entrance, Paynesville, Nicholson and Orbost this New Years Eve. 

Catch all the details below, and follow along on our socials @loveeastgippsland to stay up to date on everything exciting happening in the region at the moment!  Happy New Year 


 Lakes Entrance 

Chants Summer Carnival open until Late
Food - Market Stalls
live Entertainment
From 7pm
Roving entertainers performing on stilts, juggling & magic acts.
 Family Fireworks Display
 Fireworks Display.
All happening on the foreshore, near Cunninghame Arm Footbridge.


Grab your picnics and head on down to the Paynesville foreshore this New Years Eve for an amazing night of live music on the NEW floating tin shed and amazing fireworks display at 9.30pm.

Live music from Stu Hughes and the Blues Cruise will be at the foreshore on the tin shed from 7pm. (Near Progress Jetty)

Bring along a picnic or the local cafes will be open to order your takeaway meals (We suggest ordering early).

Please take care of your furry friends during the fireworks display.
This event would not have been possible without the fantastic sponsors and volunteers from the local community and we wish to thank every one of them for their amazing support. Fireworks brought to you by the team at Southern Cross Fireworks.


KABOOM!! just like that another year down, thanks to the crew at Bill Wyndham & Company Livestock & Real Estate, The Nicholson Hotel, Nicholson River Holiday Park, Nicho Store and the Visit Twin Rivers East Gippsland BTA we are lighting up the sky’s of the banks of the Nicholson River again this New Years, grab ya deck chair or book dinner at the pub and join us for a famous light show 


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