Ellen DeGeneres, Boy George, Lady Gaga and a slew of other celebrities are rejoicing over yet another win for love.
A majority of Australianssaid yes to marriage equalityin a nationwide poll on same-sex marriage released Wednesday. There’s been a long-fought campaign to change the laws regarding marriage in the country, and the survey from the Australian Bureau of Statistics showed a 61 percent majority of citizens favor legalizing same-sex marriage in Australia.
It now will be up to the country’s Parliament to act on the results. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has said his goal is to pass legislation to change the Marriage Actthrough Parliament before Christmas.
“The people have voted yes for marriage equality. Now it is our job to deliver it,”Turnbull told reporters in Canberra.
The government might still have work to do, but it took no time for famous LGBTQ advocates to applaud Australians on the survey results.
— Ellen DeGeneres (@TheEllenShow) November 14, 2017
Australia just voted an overwhelming YES for#MarriageEquality, what a big and important step towards full equality! Congratulations! 🏳️🌈🇦🇺🏳️🌈
— Lady Gaga (@gagamonster96) November 14, 2017
Yes!!!!! Congrats Australia! Every step taken is one closer to World Peace! Love love love you! Proud to be Australian by association lol ❤️❤️❤️pic.twitter.com/1zO5kSjMS7
— Miley Ray Cyrus (@MileyCyrus) November 14, 2017
Yayyyyyyyyyyy AUSTRALIA!!!!!!! 🌈🌈🌈🌈🌈🌈🌈🌈🌈🌈🌈🌈🌈🌈🌈🌈https://t.co/Io6YoimBEB
— Debra Messing (@DebraMessing) November 14, 2017
— Stephen Fry (@stephenfry) November 14, 2017
— sia (@Sia) November 14, 2017
— Joey Graceffa (@JoeyGraceffa) November 14, 2017
— The Veronicas (@TheVeronicas) November 14, 2017
— kylie minogue (@kylieminogue) November 14, 2017
This article originally appeared on HuffPost.