World Class, World Events

Experience you can trust

Howard & Sons Pyrotechnics has been painting the skies of the world with pyrotechnic art since 1922, producing some of the most memorable pyrotechnic spectaculars, including:

These successful projects demonstrate our ability to provide safe, world class, large scale, creative pyrotechnic displays. The projects have been undertaken at various locations around the world, in diverse weather conditions, firing from multiple locations and firing in perfect synchronisation with other multimedia.

The events also demonstrate how the team from Howard & Sons Pyrotechnics actively works in conjunction with event producers, event coordinators, technical partners and all levels of government in a professional, efficient and ethical manner.

Sydney Australia Day Live
T20 BBL Big Bash Entertainment
The Sydney Royal Easter Show
Western Force Rugby Union Entertainment
AFL Greater Western Sydney, Port Adelaide, Adelaide Crows

City of Perth Skyworks
T20 BBL Big Bash Entertainment
Melbourne Moomba Festival
Western Force Rugby Union Entertainment
Liverpool City Council NYE Celebrations

Australia Day Celebrations
City of Perth Skyworks
NT Day Celebrations
Royal Melbourne Show
Royal Adelaide Show
Sydney Royal Easter Show
Royal Darwin Show
Melbourne NYE Celebrations
Melbourne Moomba Festival
Adelaide NYE
Adelaide Festival

  • Gold Coast Commonwealth Games Opening & Closing Ceremonies
  • City of Perth Australia Day Skyworks, Perth
  • Melbourne NYE Celebrations & Moomba Festival, Melbourne VIC
  • Sands Macau 10th Anniversary & NYE Celebrations Macau China
  • Brunei 50th Golden Jubilee & Bridge Opening Celebrations
  • City of Perth Australia Day Skyworks, Perth Where at?
  • Melbourne NYE Celebrations & Moomba Festival, Melbourne VIC
  • City of Perth Skyworks Australia Day Spectacular
  • Sydney Harbour Australia Day Concert
  • Penrith, Wollongong, Campbelltown, Freemantle, Wyalla, Geelong & Mornington Peninsula Australia Day Spectaculars
  • Edinburgh Military Tattoo Melbourne
  • City of Melbourne NYE Celebrations
  • Adelaide Festival with Groupe F France
  • Adelaide Fringe Festival
  • Sydney Sixes, Hobart Hurricanes & Adelaide Stickers BBL 05 Season
  • Sydney Royal Easter Show
  • Nitro Circus Europe Tour
  • Gold Medal Winners Da Nang Vietnam International Fireworks Competition
  • City of Melbourne NYE Celebrations
  • Parramatta, Campbelltown, Orange, Mudgee, Geelong, Darwin, Glenelg, Brighton NYE Celebrations
  • Carols in the Domain
  • Macau International Fireworks Competition
  • Gold Medal Winners of the Da Nang Vietnam International Fireworks Competition
  • Opening & Closing Ceremonies Pacific Games, Port Moresby PNG
  • NT Day Celebrations
  • Royal Adelaide Show
  • Royal Darwin Show
  • Royal Hobart Show
  • Royal Melbourne Show
  • Sydney Royal Easter Show
  • Nitro Circus USA Tour
  • Nitro Circus Europe Tour
  • City of Melbourne Moomba Festival
  • 2014 Sydney Darling Harbour Fireworks
  • 2014 Pohang Korea International Fireworks Competition
  • 2014 Nitro Circus Live Australian Tour
  • 2014 Sydney Royal Easter Show
  • 2104 Melbourne Moomba Festival
  • 2014 Adelaide Festival
  • 2104 Adelaide Fringe Festival
  • 2014 Sydney Australia Day Spectacular
  • 2014 Nitro Circus Live USA & Canada Tour
  • 2013 City of Melbourne NYE Celebrations
  • 2013 Nitro Circus Live Europe Tour
  • 2013 Brisbane Ekka 360 Ignites
  • 2013 Sydney Royal Easter Show
  • 2013 Adelaide Festival
  • 2013 Adelaide Fringe Festival
  • 2013 Moomba Festival, Melbourne
  • 2013 Canberra 100 Finale Spectacular
  • 2013 Sydney Australia Day Spectacular
  • 2013 Australian International Cricket Series
  • 2013 Nitro Circus Live NZ Tour
  • 2012 City of Melbourne NYE Celebrations
  • 2012 Nitro Circus Live Europe Tour
  • 2012 Ekka Fireworks Spectacular Brisbane
  • 2012 NT Day Celebrations
  • 2012 Nitro Circus Live National Tour
  • 2012 Sydney Royal Easter Show Colours of the Outback Spectacular
  • 2012 Moomba Festival, Melbourne
  • 2012 Fringe Festival, Adelaide
  • 2012 Australia Day Spectacular, Sydney
  • 2011 Qatar National Day Celebrations
  • 2011 Arab Games Opening Ceremony Doha, Qatar
  • 2011 RWC Closing Ceremony Auckland, New Zealand
  • 2011 RWC Opening Ceremony Auckland, New Zealand
  • 2011 Winner Bronze & Best Soundtrack Jupiter Montreal International Fireworks Competition, Canada
  • 2011 NT Day Celebrations Magic over Mindil Skyshow, Darwin
  • 2011 FireDance Vivid, Sydney
  • 2011 Nitro Circus Live Regional Tour
  • 2011 Auckland Anniversary Celebrations, New Zealand
  • 2002–2011 Melbourne Moomba Festival Waterfest, Melbourne, Victoria
  • 2008-2011 Sydney, Brisbane, Adelaide and Melbourne Royal Shows, Australia
  • 2010 World Fireworks Championships, Muscat Oman
  • 2010 Delhi Commonwealth Games Opening & Closing Ceremonies
  • 2010 Nitro Circus Live National Tour
  • 2010 SAFM Stratco Skyshow, Adelaide South Australia
  • 2010 Philippine International Pyromusical Competition, Manila
  • 2010 Edinburgh Military Tattoo, Sydney, NSW
  • 2010 Big Day Out 100th Show Celebrations, Australia
  • 2002–2010 Crusty Demons Tours, Australia and NZ
  • 2009 Doha Tribeca Film Festival, Qatar
  • 2009 Townsville Air Show Spectacular, Queensland
  • 2009 Vietnam International Fireworks Competition, Bronze Medal, Vietnam
  • 2008-2009 National Day Celebrations in Doha, Qatar
  • 2009, 2008, 2007 City of Perth Lotterywest Skyworks, Perth, Western Australia
  • 2008 NAB 150 Years Dream Festival, Melbourne, Victoria
  • 2008 Montreal International Fireworks Competition, Silver Jupiter Award, Canada
  • 2007 New Years Eve Celebrations in Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Darwin, Australia
  • 2007 Malaysian International Fireworks Competition, First Place, Malaysia
  • 2007 Visit Malaysia Year WaterSky Spectacular, Malaysia
  • 2007 QEII and QMII Visit Sydney Harbour Spectacular, Sydney, NSW
  • 2007 Changsha Trade Sydney Harbour Spectacular, Sydney, NSW
  • 2006 Melbourne Commonwealth Games Opening and Closing Ceremonies, Melbourne, Victoria
  • Montreal Fireworks Competition, Canada
  • Macau Fireworks Festival, China
  • Shanghai Fireworks Festival, China
  • Rugby World Cup Ceremonies, various
  • Korea Fireworks Festival, Seoul, Korea
  • Australia Day Celebrations, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide and regional areas, Australia
  • New Year’s Eve Celebrations, Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Adelaide, Darwin and regional areas, Australia
  • City of Shenzhen 50th Anniversary Celebrations, China
  • New Zealand Skyshow and Skytower Opening, NZ
  • Fourth of July Celebrations, Utah, US
  • 100 Years of Kingdom Ceremony, Medina, Saudi Arabia
  • SEA Games Opening and Closing Ceremonies, Jakarta, Indonesia
  • Everland Theme Park Installation, Korea
  • Stockholm Water Fireworks Festival, First Place, Sweden
  • Symphony of Fire, First Place, Vancouver, Canada
  • Monte Carlo Fireworks Festival, First Place, Monaco
  • Symphony of Fire, Second Place, Toronto, Canada
  • San Sebastian Fireworks Festival, Spain
  • and many, many more…

Howards Showreel

See a 60 second showreel of some of our grand spectacular projects.  These include large-scale events such as national day celebrations, special ceremonies, major special events and New Year’s Eve celebrations.

Howard & Sons Pyrotechnics has the creative vision, expertise and passion to design and implement the most imaginative, innovative pyrotechnic concepts for your event, no matter what the scale.


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Howard & Sons Pyrotechnics are imagineers, producers and providers of spectacular fireworks and special effects. Download our brochure or for more information please contact our head office or your local area manager.

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