Festival Events

Festival Launch

Start:
Fri 13 Feb 2015
Time
7:30pm - 8:00pm
Venue:
Dawes Point

Join in the Festival launch celebrations and see the spectacular Lanterns of the Terracotta Warriors illuminated against the beauty of Sydney Harbour.

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The Revival

Start:
Tue 24 Feb 2015
Time
12:00pm - 6:00pm
Venue:
Museum of Contemporary Art

Exploring architecture and urban design, this exhibition creates a platform for ideas exchange between Chinese and Australian architects. Launch for this …

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Lunar Feasts

Start:
Fri 13 Feb - Sun 1 Mar 2015

Sydney’s restaurants are serving up delicious set-price menus that will have your mouth watering and leave you with change in your pocket.

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Lunar Streets

Start:
Sat 14 Feb 2015
Time
5:00pm - 11:00pm
Venue:
Chinatown
Thaitown
Koreatown

Enjoy a taste of China, Thailand and Korea as you feast outdoors during Lunar Streets, one of our new Chinese New Year events.

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Chinese New Year Twilight Parade

Start:
Sun 22 Feb 2015
Time
8:00pm - 11:55pm
Venue:
Sydney Town Hall

Come on a discovery of all things Sheep during our magical Twilight Parade, with lanterns, floats and projections lighting up our streets and buildings.

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Dragon Boat Races

Start:
Sat 28 Feb - Sun 1 Mar 2015
Various Times
Venue:
Cockle Bay

It’s a heart-stopping competition as spectacular dragon boats race through the waters to the pounding of drums and the cheering of spectators.

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Chinatown Lion Dances

Start:
Sat 7 - Sun 22 Feb 2015
Various Times
Venue:
Dixon Street
Dixon Street
Sussex Street
Little Hay Street
Goulburn Street
George Street
Pitt Street
Campbell Street
Thomas Street
Ultimo Road

Enjoy a delicious meal in Chinatown and catch the flamboyant, wicked and loud lion dances!

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Chinese New Year at the QVB

Start:
Thu 12 Feb - Sun 1 Mar 2015
Time
9:00am - 6:00pm
Venue:
Queen Victoria Building

The QVB celebrates Chinese New Year with entertainment, decorations and traditional feasts. Ensure your New Year is full of luck …

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Lion Dance on the Forecourt

Start:
Fri 13 Feb 2015
Time
11:00am - 11:30am
Venue:
Chinese Garden of Friendship

The award-winning Australian Yau Kung Mun Martial Arts Association performs the lion dance with acrobatic prowess.

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