News posts from 2011

Foti Win at World Fireworks Championships Caps Off Super September
Friday, September 30th, 2011

Foti have followed up their Japanese pyrotechnic design award with a First Place at this year’s World Firework’s Championship in Blackpool, England. The pyromusical display was performed on Friday 23rd September on the Blackpool North Pier. The unique show was designed to the Tino Foti-produced ‘Welcome to Australia’ soundtrack, making it the accompanying soundtrack to two Read more…

Foti Wins International Design Award
Monday, August 29th, 2011

Foti International Fireworks have been awarded First Prize at the 2011 Hanabi World Cup Firework Competition in Japan. Held at the Huis Ten Bosch resort near Fukuoka, the competition involved top teams representing five countries including Australia, USA, Germany, UK and Macau. The event is regarded a true firework design competition as all competitors are Read more…

Spanish Colour Treat by Foti
Saturday, July 9th, 2011

The Catalan city of Tarragona on Spain’s Mediterranean coast was the setting of Foti’s latest international spectacular. Last night’s 17 minute non-musical show was complimented on the variety and quality of the colours and effects. “We aimed to show the full spectrum of colours and we’re pleased that the feedback we received from the public, media and fellow Spanish Read more…

2011 Sydney NYE Planning in Full Swing
Wednesday, June 22nd, 2011

Foti International Fireworks is proud to be designing and producing the fireworks for this year’s 2011 Sydney New Year’s Eve fireworks. The development of new pyrotechnic effects for the Sydney Harbour Bridge as well as new designs for the barge displays are already well underway. “We are finalising the development and testing of some new Read more…

Foti Takes Australia to the World
Monday, June 13th, 2011

Foti International Fireworks is in final preparations for its four nation tour showcasing their ‘Welcome to Australia’ fireworks display. The tour will include Korea on July 30th, August dates in Japan (13th) and Poland (13th), and September in England (25th). The soundtracks for the shows have been arranged by Tino Foti, music director for most Read more…

Foti Flames in NRL Bon Jovi Ad
Thursday, March 3rd, 2011

The National Rugby League’s multi-million dollar “This Is Our House” television ad campaign featuring Bon Jovi also featured Foti flame effects as seen throughout the 2010 National Rugby League season and the post-season Four Nations Competition. Flames form a common thread throughout the NRL ad which shows Foti five-fan flames along with computer generated flames. Read more…

Australia Celebrates
Thursday, January 27th, 2011

Foti are proud to have helped Australia celebrate our National Day with major Fireworks Displays across Australia. Sydney kicked off the festivities with close to 100,000 spectators cramming into Sydney’s Darling Harbour to celebrate under fireworks. Adelaide’s Australia Day festivities climaxed with a spectacular display on the River Torrens through the City’s center, whilst the Read more…

Sydney NYE 2010: Foti Make Their Mark
Saturday, January 1st, 2011

With a live viewing audience of 1.5 million, and a television audience estimated to be more than 1 billion, Foti helped Sydney and Australia usher in 2011 with a trademark spectacular fireworks display on Sydney Harbour.   As well as the traditional 9pm family fireworks display, which featured a unique red and white pyrotechnic checkerboard Read more…

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