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NYE 2019 Experience: Entertainment Program

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If you've booked tickets for our NYE 2019 Experience at Cockatoo Island, you'll have the chance to celebrate with a line-up of music heroes!

DJ Kate Monroe will help usher in 2020 with a beat-fuelled set that’ll have you dancing against the backdrop of Sydney Harbour's iconic NYE fireworks. The celebrated ‘First Lady of House’ will be supported by local favourites Evie J Willie, Darryl Beaton and Kate Wadey. In addition, all tickets include access to food and bar pop-ups, guided tours, live music, film screenings, a photo booth and more! 

Live music line-up
  • Kate Wadey (1pm to 2pm)
  • Darryl Beaton (2.15pm to 3.15pm)
  • Kiddo Disco feat. DJ Kate Monroe (3.30pm to 4.15pm)
  • Evie J Willie (4.30pm to 6.30pm)
  • DJ Kate Monroe (7pm to 1am)
All for fun, fun for all
  • Photo booth (4pm to 8pm)
  • Convict Clues Activity Book
  • Ship Shape Activity Book
  • Ring toss and other lawn games
  • Giant chess, table tennis & handball
A fist full of history
  • Guided tour: Crooked Characters Tour (All Ages, 60 Mins, 1pm and 3pm)
  • Guided tour: Escape Attempts Tour (All Ages, 60 mins, 11am and 3.45pm)
  • Guided tour: Convict Precinct Tour (All Ages, 45 Mins, 12.15pm and 5pm)
  • Guided tour: From Sandstone to Steel Tour (All Ages, 90 Mins, 2pm)
  • Historic Steam Crane Demonstration (All Ages, 11am to 4pm)
  • Self-guided Audio Tour ($5 per person, available from the Visitor Centre)
Film screenings
  • Dumbo (12pm to 2pm)
  • Aladdin (2pm to 4pm)
  • The Lion King (4pm to 6pm)
  • The Greatest Showman (6pm to 8pm)
  • TBC (8pm to 10pm)
Kids activities
  • The Craft Zone (11am to 6pm)
  • Face painting & glitter tattoos (12pm to 5pm)

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