New Years Eve can either be a low key spiritual journey or you can completely write yourself off and either miss New Years Day completely or be not quite right for it. Here are a few activities to aid you with either option.
St Ali X Feels Good NYD
St Ali is turning 15, and no that is not a typo, celebrating on New Years Day with a Laneway festival. Celebrating the best of South Melbourne with smash hits, fancy beers, natty wines and killer spritz. St Ali will be open and serving up dishes all-day, of which a number are plant-based and delicious.
Where: Yarra Pl, South Melbourne
Time: 7am – Late
Cost: Free Entry
Welcome To Thornbury NYD
Famous for their VegOut vegan nights, Welcome to Thornbury is holding an epic New Years Day that will keep you going from the previous night.
Where: 520 High St, Northcote
Time: Midday til Late
Let Them Eat Cake
The inaugural party at the Werribee Mansion heads into its eighth year. With a huge lineup and taking up the entire gardens at the Werribee Mansion, there is going to be plenty to vibe to.
Where: Werribee Park Mansion Grounds
Time: 11am – 10pm
Detox at Grouse Cafe in Carnegie
For those wanting to rest, recuperate and recover, Grouse Cafe in Carnegie is like stepping into a Bali without leaving Melbourne. Smoothie bowls, tonics and plenty to nourish you into the new year.
Where: 2 Woorayl St, Carnegie
Time: 9:30am – 1:30pm