Say YES to love for everyone

Say YES to love for everyone

Friday, February 24th, 2017 | Culture, Events

The City of Sydney will show its support for creating equality at the Sydney Gay and Lesbian Mardi Gras parade with a “Say Yes To Love” parade entry. Created by designer Genevieve Blanchett, the entry features a giant inflatable map … Continued

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Height of bravery for lion dancer

Height of bravery for lion dancer

Friday, February 3rd, 2017 | Culture, Events

Willis Koh knows how to balance the demands of being the lead performer inside a brightly coloured lion that confidently struts across a row of stepping stones three metres above the ground, then leaps triumphantly through the air as part … Continued

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Fusion of east and west music for Festival

Fusion of east and west music for Festival

Thursday, February 2nd, 2017 | Culture, Events

When renowned Australian composer John Huie first arrived in Hong Kong 25 years ago he was so underwhelmed by the traditional, cheery Chinese New Year music on offer that he blazed a trail in developing a new sound in modern … Continued

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Anglo surnames tell Chinese stories

Anglo surnames tell Chinese stories

Wednesday, February 1st, 2017 | Culture, Events

Fourth generation Chinese-Australian, Ken Leanfore, has so many stories to share about his unusual surname, he has organised an explanatory photography exhibition during Chinese New Year. Ken is a descendant of migrant Chan Luen Foh, who had his Cantonese name … Continued

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