At 10:00AM this morning the Australian Bureau of Statistics revealed that a majority of 61.6% of Australians voted YES for marriage equality. Over 7.8 million Australians, out of 12.7 million, voted to legalise same-sex marriage in the non-compulsory vote.
The historic day is currently being celebrated around the nation, as Australians rejoice over the wonderful outcome and wait for Prime Minister Malcom Turnbull to keep his promise to vote and legalise same-sex marriage.
SBS reports that the Prime Minister vowed ahead of the result, should the YES vote pass, same-sex Australian couples would be able to marry by Christmas. "That's the goal," he reportedly said, which the public will now hold. him. to.
As we wait to hear what will happen next, here's how celebrities are reacting to the BRILLIANT news: