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Plenty of Chinese New Year choices

Plenty of Chinese New Year choices

CBD residents have plenty of choices this Chinese New Year, which gets underway on Friday, January 27 and concludes on February 12. And the events are not confined to Chinatown either.  This year even more events are spreading around and beyond the inner city. As in previous years, the Dai Loong dragon will be awoken

Unleash the monkey

The Chinese Year of Monkey got off to a noisy and boisterous start in Melbourne on Sunday, February 14. Chinatown was alive with colour and movement for the traditional celebrations and awakening of Dai Loong. This year, the festivities were spread across the whole city, with installations and activities at Federation Square, Southbank, Docklands and

United approach to Chinese New Year

As the first step towards putting Melbourne on the world’s Chinese New Year map, the city’s many Chinese community players have this year united under a single brand and have significantly expanded the celebrations. The 2016 celebrations will go for longer and will be found in a continuum from Chinatown, through Federation Square and down

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