Coogee Beach Fireworks: New Year’s Eve 2011

Coogee Beach put on a spectacular 20 minute fireworks display to celebrate the arrival of the New Year. Starting at the family-friendly time of 9 pm, darkness had not yet set before the sky was set ablaze with fireworks that painted the sky with colour and movement.

Coogee Beach NYE Fireworks 2011
Coogee Beach NYE Fireworks

For the first year, a sea of people lined up both the promenade and spilled onto the sand for what appeared to be a record crowd. Many had arrived early in the day to secure a spot and had set up tents on the adjoining parks.

Coogee Beach NYE Fireworks 2011
Coogee Beach just before 9pm

Brief video and photo highlights below:

Note: Watch and listen to the unusual fireworks at around 34 seconds

Coogee Beach NYE Fireworks 2011
Happy New Year to all our readers!

Gourmantic is currently on a holiday break. Regular postings will resume in the first half of January.


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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.


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  2. LOVE that first shot and hope you have a wonderful and truly restful and restorative break. 🙂

  3. Beautiful photos, Corinne! Happy New Year’s to you two, too, and enjoy your break.

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