In Australia, after Sydney, Melbourne is next well known city for its New Year Fireworks display.
Melbourne, the capital and most populous city in the state of Victoria, and the second most populous city in Australia welcomes the new year with great new year’s eve parties and grand fireworks display.
Like Sydney, here also there are two fireworks display on new years eve. One is the Family Fireworks display whihc takes place at the Yarra Park at 9.30 pm local time and next is the midnight new years fireworks display that takes place from rooftops of city’s most iconic buildings making the fireworks display so grand that it can viewed from anywhere with a view of the city skyline.
Some of these iconic places from where the fireworks take off are Birrarung Marr (behind Federation Square), Eureka Tower, the Arts Center, Albert Park Area, City Centre, etc.
The best part of Melbourne’s New year’s Eve celebration is that the city becomes an ALCOHOL-FREE place, means that you can consume alcohol in public place, making the event a purely family event, where people of all ages can come together and enjoy.
Top popular venues for New Year Parties and Celebrations include The Bluestone Lounge, Melbourne Central Lion Hotel, Feddish, Long Room, Riverland Bar and Terra Rossa Restaurant and Bar.
If you happen to come to Melbourne to enjoy your New Year Celebrations, then apart from fireworks display you can also see other famous places and monuments in the city like – Melbourne City Centre, Flinders Street Station, Shrine of Remembrance, Federation Square, Melbourne Cricket Ground, Royal Exhibition Building, etc.
Apart from Melbourne, New Year Fireworks display, light and sound performances, cultural shows and concerts also take place in other major cities of Australia like – Sydney, Adelaide, Perth, Canberra, Brisbane, Hobart – Tasmania, etc.
If you are not present there in Melbourne during the new year’s time then don’t worry, you can find below Photos & Videos of Melbourne New Year 2017 Fireworks Display from Melbourne.
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During October to April, Melbourne, Australia falls in GMT/UTC + 11:00 hour timezone so it welcomes the New Year three hours after the New Year strikes first at Kiritimati, Kiribati which falls in GMT +14 timezone.
In Australia, you can watch Melbourne New Year Fireworks LIVE on Sky News, Channel 7, Channel 9 and ABC News..
To watch Melbourne New Year Fireworks LIVE Streaming on internet you have to adjust your watch accordingly with relation to the timezone of your city.