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ABC's New Year's Eve Countdown Concert

This competition is now closed. We will contact the lucky winners shortly!

“Do yourself a favour."

Molly Meldrum

A once in a lifetime concert.

Celebrate the songs of Countdown performed by many of our most loved Australian artists.

Join Jimmy Barnes, Phil Jamieson, Marcia Hines, Casey Donovan, Kate Ceberano
plus many more as they provide the soundtrack to the nation’s New Year’s Eve party broadcast via ABC TV, Radio, iview and social as we sing our way up to the midnight fireworks.

Win a double pass

In the spirit of celebration, we are looking for the nation’s biggest music fans to join us on the Northern Broadwalk. In 25 words or less tell us what being at this once-in-a-lifetime concert, under the NYE fireworks at the Sydney Opera House, would mean to you. 

The winners of the competition will be contacted from December 13 via email from Sydney Opera House. If you are successful, you will have a limited time to claim your e-ticket, so act fast. 

On the night, gates open at 6.30pm, all tickets are general admission so arrive early and enjoy the view. All guests must arrive by 8.30pm, after which time your ticket may be reallocated. 

Along with the best spot for the fireworks you will have access to exclusive food and drink available for purchase. 

Northern Broadwalk concert. Image: Daniel Boud

One lucky winner...

Don't forget, one lucky entrant will win four tickets, three nights accommodation in Sydney and return flights from your closest capital city. The winner of the main prize will be contacted by ABC.

The competion closes at midday, Friday 8 December. Enter now below! 

Terms and conditions apply.

Northern Broadwalk concert. Image: Daniel Boud

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