Perth Same-Sex Marriage Supporters Cheer Announcement of Postal Survey Results

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Crowds in Perth joined hundreds of thousands of others across Australia to watch a live announcement of the Marriage Law Postal Survey on November 15.

The Australian Bureau of Statistics released results of the $122 million postal survey on Wednesday morning. After the ABS chief announced at 61.6 per cent vote in favour of changing laws to allow same-sex couples to marry, crowds across the country erupted in cheers – including in Northbridge Piazza, where this video was filmed.

A total of 801,575 Western Australians voted in the survey, with 63.7 per cent voting in favour of legalising same-sex marriage. Credit: Twitter/Anthony Anderson via Storyful