New Zealand Rings in New Year With Auckland Fireworks Display

New Zealand was one of the first countries in the world to wave goodbye to 2020, ringing in the new year with a fireworks display in Auckland.

This footage, recorded by Reem Alanazi, shows a crowd counting down to 2021 and cheering as fireworks go off at the city’s Sky Tower.

New Zealand followed the pacific islands of Tonga, Samoa and Kiribati to enter the new year. Credit: Reem Alanazi via Storyful