What we know so far:
- Australia has voted YES to the question of legalising same-sex marriage
- Same-sex marriage results: what happens next?
At 10am on Wednesday, we will know how the nation voted in the Australian Bureau of Statistics’ same-sex marriage poll.
For many of the citizens whose rights have been subject to a divisive national survey which has carried on since August, it’s been an anxious wait.
Stay with us for live updates on how Australia voted, and how the Illawarra reacts.