In Russia came the New year: he was greeted in the far East. Be the first to celebrate the feast began, the inhabitants of Kamchatka and Chukotka, then he comes to the East of Yakutia and on the Kuril Islands, then in Central Yakutia, seaside and Khabarovsk edges.
the First the world the New year was met by the inhabitants of island States in the Pacific. An hour ago the celebration came to New Zealand. In Oakland the last seconds of the outgoing 2019 projected onto a skyscraper “sky tower”: for the first time this tower has become a platform for laser show and animation. At midnight local time the sky lit up with fireworks, synchronously flashed the lights over the bridge “Auckland harbour”, reports channel “Russia 24”.
It’s new year in New Zealand, so happy new year to you guys and I love you. pic.twitter.com/UBO0YgKKId
— 𝐊𝐚𝐭𝐲 | 𝐎𝐯𝐞𝐫𝐫𝐮𝐧 (@KatyCao2) December 31, 2019
In Australia, according to tradition, the New year is welcomed with fireworks. Started celebrating in advance: the first part of the show began at 9:15 local time with a slight delay due to strong winds. In the same midnight fireworks on Sydney harbour will enjoy about 1 million people.
the fireworks show cost the authorities in 6.5 million dollars, it is planned to run over a hundred thousand fireworks.
The early Sydney Harbour New Year’s Eve fireworks display has gone ahead, despite the closure of popular vantage points, political and community opposition and cancellations in nearby areas. #SydNYE #7NEWS https://t.co/xWTjw0WQiO
— 7NEWS Sydney (@7NewsSydney) December 31, 2019