You are here » Home » Video Gallery » Watch: Sydney welcomes 2017 with spectacular fireworks

Watch: Sydney welcomes 2017 with spectacular fireworks


Watch: Sydney welcomes 2017 with spectacular fireworks

Sydney (Australia), Dec 31 (ANI): Millions of people across Australia have partied in the New Year, fare-welling 2016 beneath night skies set ablaze with colour by stunning fireworks displays. More than 1 million people flocked to the shores of Sydney's harbour foreshore to celebrate the first moments of the New Year, and watch the city's famed fireworks displays, which paid tribute to some of the musical legends who died in 2016.

The early event, an eight-minute pyrotechnic display filled with flaming starbursts and firecrackers, saw purple fireworks rain down from the Sydney Harbour Bridge to honour the late artist Prince.

MORE VIDEOS