Celebrate New Year’s Eve like a star

Published on 1 December 2015

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Spruce up, splash out & celebrate in style

Sydney’s premier entertainment destination, The Star, will ring in the New Year in style with an unbeatable line up of fine food and nightlife across the precint.

Music will take centre stage with an impressive line-up of talent – international DJ Dash Berlin will raise the roof in Marquee nightclub while Aussie hip hop artist Daniel Merriweather takes revellers back to the 90s in Rock Lily, and Cherry Bar travels back in time for a grand night of Great Gatsby inspired decadence.

Foodies will indulge in one of the three delectable dinners at The Star’s signature restaurants, Sokyo, BLACK by ezard and Osteria Balla Manfredi, while taking in views of Sydney’s internationally renowned firework displays.




Dutch superstar DJ Dash Berlin takes over Marquee on NYE for one of the biggest parties the renowned nightclub has seen yet. Dance your way into 2016 with beats from the man behind some of the biggest noughties anthems and exceptional views of Sydney Harbour. Tickets include a sparkling midnight toast, express entry to Marquee all night and personalised photograph on arrival.

Live it up in 2016 and splash out on Marquee’s world famous VIP experience with a VIP table reservation. Round up your friends and be treated to your own dedicated service team and tailored beverage package. First release tickets available from $100 and VIP reservations from $2,000. For reservations phone 02 9657 7737.


Travel back in time for a night of vintage glamour at one of Sydney’s hottest cocktail bars with a Great Gatsby themed soirée. Enjoy a live band, burlesque performances, gourmet canapés and premium drinks, including a complimentary glass of Moët & Chandon champagne for the NYE countdown overlooking unbeatable views of Sydney Harbour and the city skyline. Tickets $150 and doors open at 7pm. For reservations phone 02 9657 8913.

Rock Lily

Usher in 2016 with the return of ‘Check Your Head’ and the very best of 90s hip hop, featuring an exclusive show by Aussie hip hop legend Daniel Merriweather. Get the party started with $16 Coconut Margaritas until 10pm. Entry is free.


Signature Dining

BLACK by ezard

Honour the year that was with a lavish evening of outstanding food, wine and premium service at BLACK by ezard, along with uninterrupted views of Sydney Harbour Bridge. Choose from the early sitting at 5.30pm-8pm for a five-course meal with matching wines for $150pp ($250pp with premium

wines) or go all out with a seven-course menu with matching wines and complimentary glass of Moët & Chandon champagne on arrival for $350pp ($450pp with premium wines) from 9pm. Each menu

features premium foodie indulgences with refreshing kingfish sashimi, mouth-watering angus striploin and invigorating tangy macadamia financier, with mango sorbet and dried coconut for dessert. For reservations phone 1800 700 700.

Osteria Balla Manfredi

Settle into the chic Italian osteria-style restaurant for an indulgent journey through Stefano Manfredi’s specially curated menu that is sure to finish your year with a bang. It’s difficult to beat the scrumptious menu and sweeping Sydney Harbour views. Choose from a three-course early sitting (5.30-8pm) for $65pp, or a seven-course feast for $239pp ($295pp for premium beverages) from 8.30pm until late. For reservations phone 1800 700 700.


Transport your tastebuds to Tokyo with a New Year’s Eve dinner to remember at Sokyo. Sophisticated dining at its best, absorb Sokyo’s inventive Japanese menu featuring more than 80 unique, hand-crafted dishes designed by Sokyo founder and executive chef, Chase Kojima. Keep the party going into 2016 in Sokyo Lounge with Japanese inspired cocktails, traditional bubbles and beats. For reservations phone Call 1800 700 700.

Garden Buffet

Settle in for the evening at one of Sydney’s finest buffets. Begin with a complimentary glass of champagne on arrival before tasting the elaborate selection of fresh gourmet seafood, house-made pizzas, pastas, crisp salads, traditional roasts and an unmatched dessert bar ($100pp or $41 per child aged 5-12 years). Those looking for a relaxing way to spend New Year’s Day can also enjoy a feast with the freshest seafood in Sydney ($82 pp or $41 per child aged 5-12 years). Ideal for families – kids under five eat free! Bookings from 5pm.

For more information on New Year’s Eve at The Star, visit www.star.com.au/nye. For reservations, please call 1800 700 700.

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About The Star 

The Star is Sydney’s only world-class casino and entertainment destination. The Star offers award-winning chefs and restaurants, luxury hotel accommodation and serviced apartments, a 14-room day spa, an international designer retail collection as well a world-class casino and international nightclub Marquee. The $100 million Star Event Centre is a state-of-the art multi-use venue and has hosted more than 250 events since opening in January 2013, including The AACTA Awards, The ARIA Awards, The Premiere of World War Z, charity events for the Starlight Foundation and Thomas Kelly Foundation and international talent such as Ricky Martin, Seal, Cold Play and Alicia Keys. For more information or enquiries, visit The Star or call 1800 700 700.