Melbourne parties after 'yes' victory

November 15, 2017

Melburnians gathered outside the State Library to hear the 'yes' result of Australia's SSM survey.

There was tears, cheers, ear-to-ear grins, kisses, hugs and thousands of arms in the air as elated Melburnians celebrated victory in the same-sex marriage postal survey.

With champagne spraying and rainbow dust shooting into the sky, thousands danced to Kyle Minogue's "Celebration" outside the State Library of Victoria on Wednesday following the 'yes' result which blasted live from Canberra through massive speakers.

"This is the happiest day of my life. I've never felt this happy," James Mead, 35, said with tears streaming down his face.

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