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New Year's Eve 2013 Celebrations in New South Wales

The Australian state of New South Wales, bounded by Queensland, Victoria, South Australia and the Tasman Sea, is situated in the east of the country. Sydney, with a population of about 7,238,819 is not only the state’s capital and most populous city but also the economic, social and transportation hub. Southern Highlands, Hunter Valley, beaches on the Central Coast and the Blue Mountains in New South Wales offer astonishing natural attractions and spectacular coastal and country scenery that enchant tourists. If you are looking for a spectacular firework display to usher in the year 2013, then New South Wales is the place to be.

There are two fireworks displays in Sydney on New Year’s Eve. The key feature of the midnight fireworks is usually the Harbour Bridge. The Harbour Bridge fireworks displays are truly spectacular and act as a crowd magnet. Around 1.5 million spectators line the harbour foreshore - so plan ahead to ensure you have a safe and fun-packed New Year’s Eve. Special events for New Year’s Eve are held in some of Sydney’s best harbourside venues. Sydney Opera House has something for everyone - the annual Opera Gala, cabaret shows and sumptuous dining amidst an all-night-long party atmosphere. From Sydney’s famous Taronga Zoo, uninterrupted panoramic views of Sydney Harbour and fireworks are served up with lavish canapés and champagne cocktails. New Year’s Eve at Luna Park is full of fun, food and rides. Other events include fireworks at Black Beach, Kiama Harbour and Queen Elizabeth Park New Year's Eve celebrations. The live entertainment includes local bands and performers for all to enjoy and, of course, do not forget the fireworks! If you are in Sydney for New Year’s Eve 2013, you will be in one of the first places on the planet to experience the exciting start to another new year. New Year’s Eve in Sydney is an event of a lifetime, try it at least once!