Light up the night
New Year’s Eve is sure to go off with a bang on Channel 9
THE Gold Coast’s Jesinta Campbell will helm Channel 9’s New Year’s Eve fireworks spectacular alongside Cameron Williams.
The pair host from the Lord Mayor’s Party at the Sydney Opera House which features performances by The Potbelleez and David Campbell.
Reporter Jaynie Seal will report from the best vantage points on Sydney Harbour.
Peter Harvey looks back on a jampacked year of news, entertainment and sport that included the royal wedding, Cadel Evans’ Tour de France victory and visits to Australia by US President Obama and the Queen.
James Mathison reports from Sydney Resolution, Sydney’s biggest ever New Year’s Eve concert at Glebe Island, headlined by Pet Shop Boys, Jamiroquai and Culture Club. Extended coverage airs on pay TV’S Main Event channel.
Kermit the Frog, joined his The Muppets movie co-star Jason Segel, introduces the 9pm family fireworks display. Richard Wilkins hosts the New Year’s Eve ARIA 2011 Countdown, with music videos from Rihanna, Bruno Mars, Katy Perry, Adele, Jessie J and more from 9.15pm. At 11.30pm, Cameron and Jesinta begin the countdown to the midnight fireworks.
Time to Dream: Saturday, from 8.30pm, Nine, NBN; New Year’s Eve Concert: Saturday, 7pm, Main Event; encore, Sunday, noon, 7pm
Sydney Harbour: New Year’s Eve 2010