Bling in the new year with comedy
LOOKING for a fun night on New Year's Eve in Ballina?
You can't go past the Ballina RSL Bowling Club, where the Big Gig presents Bling at the Bowlo to bring in the new year.
Laugh your way into 2017 with the UK's Time Out comedy award winner Gordon Southern.
MC Mandy Nolan is thrilled to be hosting what she says is "the most iconic comedy gig on the coast".
"For the first time, we have an international comedian headlining," Mandy said.
"Gordon is a regular at the London Comedy Store, so comedy-lovers are in for a treat."
Joining Mandy and Gordon is Big Gig favourite Greg Sullivan, one of the most in-demand acts on the increasingly popular comedy cruises.
So make New Year's Eve sparkle by wearing your blingiest bling, and be part of the comic start to 2017.
Doors of the Ballina RSL Bowling Club, 240 River St, open at 6.30pm with the show starting at 8pm.
Tickets cost $30 and the show is for patrons aged 18-plus.
Other New Year's Eve events include:
• Glenn Shorrock at the Ballina RSL, performing all the hits from The Twilights, Axiom and Little River Band. Support act is Milo Green. Doors open at 8pm, show starts at 9pm. Tickets $55 for this 18+ years show.
• New Year's Eve Dinner at the Chinderah Tavern, Chinderah in the Tweed region. Come along for great entertainment with The Sally Sa band kicking off at 5pm and the SwampCatz Duo taking us into the new year at 9pm. Fireworks begin at 9pm. All ages welcome. Admission free.
• New Year's Eve takes off with music group Jabiru at the Lismore Workers Club, 225 Keen St, Lismore. Admission free. Under 18s till 9pm.