Tho Australia was not the first the first country to enter the new year as the island of Samoa is the First Nation to step feet into 2019.
The new year celebration fireworks is always a thing to look forward to in Australia as the city celebrated in grand style.
Fireworks exploded over the Harbour Bridge and Sydney Opera House.
The Sydney fireworks show featured more than 100,000 pyrotechnic effects to a musical soundtrack.
Thousands began to gather early in the day at the Sydney Opera House and the ends of the Harbour Bridge
In Melbourne, 14 tons of fireworks were deployed, and in Brisbane, an estimated 85,000 people watched as fireworks exploded from five barges moored on the Brisbane River.
Andy Murray was pictured getting into the NYE spirit as he donned a pair of novelty 2019 glasses in Brisbane.