Riverfire Events Brisbane

Riverfire 2022

Saturday 3rd September, 2022

The most spectacular night of the year returns in 2022 to light up Brisbane Festival opening night! The Brisbane Festival runs from 2-24 September 2022 and there are lots of different ways to enjoy it. If you love fireworks, make plans to get to Riverfire, one of the most popular events during the festival.

Brisbane's Best Riverfire Events, Parties & Functions

The Brisbane river fireworks will be 20 minutes of fireworks and will light up the Brisbane skyline. The Army Aviation team will demonstrate their flying prowess ahead of the pyrotechnics. You can watch Brisbane Riverfire by Australian Retirement Trust for free!

Riverfire is one of the most popular events in Brisbane, and it’s not hard to see why. It’s a free event that attracts thousands of people, and there are plenty of ways to make the most of your experience. Whether you’re looking for a big party or something more intimate, we’ve got you covered. Here are some of our favourite ways to celebrate Riverfire:

Melbourne Cup Lunch at Greca Restaurant Brisbane

Melbourne Cup Brisbane 2022 at Greca Restaurant Kick off with a complimentary glass of Taittinger then kick back and enjoy a seated feast. Our Melbourne Cup menu ticks all the boxes, with our famous saganaki and oven baked lamb. Included in the price is a two-hour beverage package that’ll flow

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Melbourne Cup 2022 At Cloudland Brisbane

This first of November, your wish is our command. So you’ll feel like a winner, across the whole of Cloudland.

Where glamour meets garden and fuses with fashion. And live trackside action, if racing’s your passion. There’ll be goodies and bubbles, with plenty to eat. Live entertainment and pop-up surprises—who will

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Melbourne Cup 2022 At The Palace Lounge

Come and join us at The Palace Lounge in celebration of the Melbourne Cup Event. Enjoy a variety of available beverage packages. The Palace Lounge will collaborate with WAU Kitchen. Our main bar will screen the Melbourne Cup and you also have the option to book your own private room

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Melbourne Cup Lunch at Ciao Papi

Melbourne Cup at Ciao Papi $255pp – 11:30am – 3pm Share in the race day excitement with an all-inclusive, riverfront dining experience at Ciao Papi! Enjoy a grande feast riverfront paired with a 3.5 hour premium beverage package including Veuve Clicquot Champagne, classic Italian spritzes + a range of Italian wines

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Stanley Restaurant Brisbane Melbourne Cup Lunch

Stanley Restaurant Brisbane Melbourne Cup Lunch Join us for an all-inclusive Melbourne Cup soirée at Stanley on November 1st. Indulge in a lavish three-course banquet curated by Head Chef Louis Tikaram including signature dishes and delectable seafood. Settle into the afternoon with an inclusive, premium beverage package and watch the

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Melbourne Cup 2022 Lina Rooftop Bar

It’s the race that stops the nation and Lina Rooftop is delivering a decadent Melbourne Cup experience for one of Australia’s most prestigious events. Celebrate in style atop the twelfth floor of the recently developed MOBO Building, home to some of Brisbane’s best skyline views. With two packages on offer,

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Celebrate Riverfire In Brisbane

Riverfire, the annual fireworks display that takes place in the Brisbane River, is one of the biggest events in Australia. It’s also one of the most exciting ways to spend a September evening!

Riverfire is one of Brisbane’s most beloved annual events. It’s a night where the city comes together to watch the fireworks show over the Brisbane River, which is accompanied by live music and a host of activities around the city.

The best places to watch Riverfire include:

  • South Bank
  • Kangaroo Point cliffs
  • Captain Burke Park
  • Wilson’s Lookout
  • City Riverwalk including
  • the Eagle St Pier and
  • Riverside Centre’
  • Wilsons Outlook, Bowen
  • Terrace, Fortitude Valley
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