1D announce 2015 world tour dates

One Direction have announced the dates for their new world tour.

The boyband will head out on their ‘On The Road Again’ 2015 tour next February, and will visit Australia, Asia, South Africa and UAE.

Harry Styles, Zayn Malik, Louis Tomlinson, Niall Horan and Liam Payne sat down to record a video message announcing the news to their adoring supporters on Monday.

‘We are very excited to announce we will be back in Australia!’ said Liam in the YouTube clip posted to their Twitter account.

The Australian leg will start at Allianz Stadium in Sydney on February 7 and finish in Perth on February 20.

The Asian leg will start at the Dome in Osaka, Japan on February 24, and finish at Stadion Utama Gelora Bung Karno in Jakarta, Indonesia on March 25.

The new dates follow One Direction’s ‘Where We Are’ 2014 tour, which travels across Europe and North America this summer.

The tour is in support of One Direction’s latest album Midnight Memories, which topped the UK and US chart last year.

One Direction’s On The Road 2015 tour dates are as follows:

February 7 – Sydney, Allianz Stadium
February 11 – Brisbane, Suncorp Stadium
February 14 – Melbourne, Etihad Stadium
February 17 – Adelaide, Aami Stadium
February 20 – Perth, Patterson Stadium

February 24 – Osaka, Japan, Dome
February 25 – Osaka, Japan, Dome
February 27 – Tokyo, Japan, Saitama Super Arena
February 28 – Tokyo, Japan, Saitama Super Arena
March 1 – Tokyo, Japan, Saitama Super Arena
March 11 – Singapore, National Stadium
March 14 – Bangkok, Thailand, Rajamangala Stadium
March 18 – Hong Kong, Asia World Expo
March 21 – Manila, Philippines, Mall Of Asia Concert Ground
March 25 – Jakarta, Indonesia, Stadium Utama Gelora Bung Karno

South Africa
March 28 – Johannesburg, FNB Stadium
Match 29 – Johannesburg, FNB Stadium
April 1 – Cape Town, Cape Town Stadium

April 4 – Dubai, 7HE Sevens