24 Jan HAPPY CHINESE NEW YEAR
Get ready to paint the town red or in this case, Australian landmarks, this Friday the 27th to kick off the year of the rooster. Despite not being a nationwide holiday many Australians annually take part in celebrating the Chinese tradition with 1.3 million people attending the 2016 Sydney Chinese New Year Festival extending from Chinatown to the Sydney harbour.
The 2017 Lunar Festivities and Markets can be enjoyed this Friday the 27th through trailing through Circular Quay to enjoy lantern performances, traditional Asian cuisine and Chinese New Year workshops.
If attending the celebration be sure to download the Sydney Culture Walks app here: https://www.sydneyculturewalksapp.com/ for a fun and easy way to navigate yourself around the Lunar Lanterns.