Retro glam and lion dances at Dragon Ball

Retro glam and lion dances at Dragon Ball

Wednesday, January 15th, 2014 | Community, Culture, Events

Sydneysiders are preparing for an unforgettable night of ‘retro glam’, magic and lion dancing at The Dragon Ball to welcome in the Lunar New Year. On Saturday 8 February, glitz and glamour will set the scene at The Star, as … Continued

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Hong Kong dancers stretch boundaries in Sydney

Hong Kong dancers stretch boundaries in Sydney

Friday, January 10th, 2014 | Budget, Community, Culture, Events, Other

World champion breakdancers and hip hop performers are set to move audiences as the stars of Compartmentalized, an exhilarating world premiere event featuring in the City of Sydney’s 2014 Chinese New Year Festival. Direct from downtown Hong Kong, the all-male … Continued

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Enjoy Asia’s hottest lunar feasts

Enjoy Asia’s hottest lunar feasts

Wednesday, January 8th, 2014 | Budget, Community, Culture, Events

After its unprecedented success last year, Lunar Feasts is back again to serve up mouthwatering fixed-price meals from award-winning restaurants across Sydney. Part of the City of Sydney’s 2014 Chinese New Year Festival, Lunar Feasts offers diners a chance to … Continued

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CNY13 powers to a close at dragon races

CNY13 powers to a close at dragon races

Thursday, February 21st, 2013 | Events

This weekend’s annual Chinese New Year dragon boat races will see over 3,000 paddlers from Australian and international teams compete in 100 races, as thousands of friends and family cheer on. On Saturday 23 and Sunday 24 February, the biggest … Continued

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Business booming for Sydney and Shenzhen

Business booming for Sydney and Shenzhen

Monday, February 18th, 2013 | Events

The success of three Sydney companies operating in the Chinese city of Shenzhen will be explored at a forum aimed at strengthening business ties between China and Australia Sydney at Sydney Town Hall today. Representatives from local firms playing an … Continued

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Lady White Snake charms Twilight Parade

Lady White Snake charms Twilight Parade

Tuesday, February 12th, 2013 | Events

A spectacular snake goddess drawn from Chinese mythology will tower above George Street this Sunday night, kicking off the City of Sydney’s Chinese New Year Twilight Parade. According to Chinese legend, the half-woman, half-snake known as ‘Lady White Snake’ was … Continued

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Asian artists make Town Hall debut

Asian artists make Town Hall debut

Thursday, February 7th, 2013 | Events, Other

Leading lights of the Asian-Australian art world will headline a ground-breaking, one-off show at Sydney Town Hall until 23 February. Internationally renowned artists Guan Wei, Song Ling, William Yang and Lindy Lee will join emerging artists for Snake Snake Snake, … Continued

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Bag a bargain and more at lunar park

Bag a bargain and more at lunar park

Tuesday, February 5th, 2013 | Events

Sydney’s spectacular Chinese New Year Festival kicks off this weekend with the City’s annual markets at Belmore Park in the heart of Haymarket. A big-screen karaoke competition, cooking demonstrations by MasterChef Australia stars, live performances direct from Shenzhen in China … Continued

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Crowds roar and lions dance, Gangnam Style

Crowds roar and lions dance, Gangnam Style

Friday, February 1st, 2013 | Events

Sydney’s streets will roar to life this month as lion dances, film and theatre ignite the city for the City’s Year of the Snake celebrations. The spectacular lion dances – featuring costumed performers and a soundtrack of gongs, drums and … Continued

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