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It's Already 2015 Down Under, And We've Got The Pics To Prove It

Australia, you're a firework.

On the East Coast, we're just getting our day started. Most of us haven't even woken up, let alone thought about what tonight's New Year's celebration will look like. But over in Australia? They're partying like it's 2015, because it already is!

  1. Sydney set off some spectacular fireworks near the Opera House.
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  2. ...And near the Harbour Bridge.
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  3. Harbour Bridge, again, like a waterfall of light.
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  4. Wellington, New Zealand made it rain.
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  5. Dancers at the "Big Bash" game dance like there's no tomorrow.
  6. Big Bash cricket game gets the fireworks WAY closer to the viewers than we ever would in America.
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  7. Sydney Opera House again, spewing fireworks right into the New Year.
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Happy New Year, Australia! The rest of the world will join you in 2015 soon enough.


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