On Dec. 7, same-sex marriage was officially legalized in Australia. Following a momentous "yes" vote in a countrywide postal survey, the House of Representatives passed a bill that would change the legal definition of marriage in the country.
Following the bill's passing, Parliament broke out into song and many Aussies reveled in celebrations of their own. It was a historic moment not just for same-sex couples, but the country as a whole. Take a look at some of the best celebratory pictures ahead!