Blue Moon on New Year’s Eve

Contrary to some popular beliefs, a blue moon has nothing to do with its colour. It refers to the second full moon in a month, a rare occurrence that has lent its fame to the phrase, ‘once in a blue moon’.

Although cloud over Sydney skies kept the moon at bay for most of the time, it made a brief appearance during the colourful fireworks over Coogee Beach.


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Blue Moon on New Year’s Eve was last modified: December 20th, 2015 by Corinne Mossati

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Corinne Mossati

Corinne Mossati is the Founder/Editor of popular online magazine Gourmantic and Cocktails & Bars, a website dedicated to cocktail culture and the discerning drinker. She is named in Australian Bartender Magazine’s Top 100 Most Influential List, is a member of The Academy responsible for judging the World’s 50 Best Bars. She has also judged the inaugural Australasian Whisky Awards and various national cocktail competitions.


  1. Stunning! And very moody.

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