A two day food festival will take over the city to make up for melbourne losing its new year s eve fireworks to the pandemic. The annual new year eve fireworks show in melbourne has been cancelled and replaced with a two day street food festival this year due to the covid 19 pandemic the city council said on monday.
The nye fireworks are a major attraction and crowds of 600 000 to 750 000 regularly attend.
New years eve fireworks melbourne times. According to a report from the great australian open on the 28th new year s day 2021 is approaching and the new crown epidemic is still spreading in australia. China news service december 28. According to reports melbourne victoria announced the cancellation of new year s eve fireworks.
Lord mayor sally capp on monday confirmed the annual fireworks would not go ahead in order to avoid large crowds congregating with about 400 000 people flooding the city each year to watch the display. New year s eve fireworks in melbourne. But there will be other things happening in the cbd to get you celebrating.
In australia melbourne nye is the second largest new year s eve celebration in the country. Melbourne won t be having new year s eve fireworks this year. Times and vantage points.
No fireworks this new year s eve but that won t stop melbourne celebrating melbourne city council has confirmed a new food and drink experience for new year s e mycity mycity is the place to make your own. Victoria and new south wales have adopted different measures for new year s eve. A family friendly set at 9 30pm at yarra and footscray parks and midnight fireworks along.
By rebecca russo posted. Whether it s the fireworks on the sydney harbour bridge or the ball drop at times square new year s eve is always celebrated in extravagant style. Monday 16 november 2020 11 30 am.
It s summer time for new year s eve melbourne and when the weather is fine the options of new years outdoors is a great one. With live entertainment great music and a massive city wide fireworks display though not occurring this year. Melbourne welcomes two sets of fireworks.
In melbourne the celebrations are just as big with hundreds of thousands of people usually coming to celebrate the new year.