Sydney’s NYE firework display: live stream from the comfort of home
Can’t make it to Sydney Harbour this year? Thankfully Sydney’s famous New Year’s Eve fireworks, known for kicking off the world’s famous New Year’s Eve celebrations, are set to be live-streamed on Facebook for the second time, via ABC TV.
The always impressive display broadcasted from Australia‘s biggest city, is already watched by more than a million people at Sydney Harbour and a further one billion via a television audience.
90 percent of visitors to Sydney during New Year’s Eve say they came specifically to see the fireworks, according to a survey by research analyst group StollzNow.
The ABC will also be streaming its coverage live on its YouTube channel. A four-hour event from Sydney Opera House featuring The Early Night Show for children, the family fireworks, a concert celebrating the iconic songs of Countdown and the Midnight Fireworks.
Sources: AFP, ABC