Sydney s world famous new year s eve celebrations are being scaled back in a bid to stop a cluster of covid 19 infections from spreading. Information for the general public about arrangements for celebrating new year s eve 2020 around circular quay north sydney and the city.
The midnight fireworks that farewelled 2019.
New years fireworks sydney 2020. The 9pm fireworks have also been cancelled with only the midnight spectacular going ahead. Sydney told to watch its famous new year s eve fireworks from home by reuters wire service content dec. Nsw premier gladys berejiklian said 2020 has been a tough year for everyone.
The city will be ringing in the new year with a shortened 7 minute show down from its usual 12 minute display. Residents in the restricted zones if you live around the sydney harbour or north sydney you may be impacted by road closures and you may require a new year s eve pass to enter the area. For many sydneysiders it will be a happy new year as the iconic new year s eve fireworks has been given the green light for 2020 2021.
Detailed restrictions have been brought in for 2020 to prevent the spread of covid 19 among large groups gathering to watch the traditional display. Even those who live or work in that area will be required to produce the pass if they re enter the zone after 5pm on december 31. 27 2020 at 9 19 p m.
Nobody will be allowed to enter the harbourside green zones without a special pass. New year s eve celebrations will be a symbol of hope and optimism for next year. It is also an opportunity to thank people across nsw who have stepped up during this difficult time many called for the sydney fireworks to be cancelled in 2019 during the bushfires.
Those who miss out on a ticket however will be able to view the fireworks from the comfort of their lounge room. The 9pm new year s eve family fireworks in sydney has been cancelled for 2020 but the midnight display will go ahead in a shorter form. 27 2020 by reuters wire service content dec.
Sydney harbour will be fenced off for ticket holders only this new year s eve for a celebration unlike any other. 2020 has been a tough year for everyone nsw premier gladys berejiklian told the daily telegraph. Sydney s new year s eve fireworks to go ahead despite the northern beaches coronavirus outbreak by alison xiao and kevin nguyen posted 5 m minutes ago thu thursday 24 dec december 2020 at 6 23am.