Come New Year’s Eve when half the city is heading to the nearest rooftop bar, go against the crowds and head down to the river. Down by the water Pilgrim Bar are offering an all inclusive food and drinks package for the last night of 2017. If you’ve been to Pilgrim before you’ll know how proud they are of Australian produce – your NYE menu will include canapés, beer and wine more Aussie than Russel Coight’s dusty boots.
Vaults 15-19 Federation Wharf Federation Square, Melbourne 3000. $150. 8pm-1am