Our Picks of the Chinese New Year Events in Sydney (30th January – 5th February)

Lunar Lantern Hub

Lunar Lantern Hub

The Chinese New Year celebration goes on. Here are our picks of events for this week:

Feng Shui, Cities, and Southern Culture

Want to better understand the Chinese culture? This talk by Dr. Michael Paton about Feng Shui at the University of Sydney will help. Feng Shui is a complex, sophisticated and systematic theory about the relationship between geography and cultures.


Wednesday 1 February 2017 from 6pm to 7.30pm


University of Sydney
Parramatta and City Roads, Camperdown

For more information, please go to https://whatson.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/events/feng-shui-cities-and-southern-culture


Westpac Lunar Lantern Hub


Come and explore a whole new world under the ceiling of red lanterns in Martin Place. Try this western-infused Chinese New Year celebration filled with specially-designed cocktails, ice cream, and food.


Weekdays, 12pm to 10pm
Weekends, 5pm to 10pm

Friday 27 January to Sunday 12 February 2017

SBS “Find the Fire Rooster” competition – Thursday 9 February, 5pm


Martin Place, Sydney, New South Wales, Australia

For more information, please go to https://whatson.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/events/westpac-lunar-lantern-hub


Workshop: Papercutting with artist Tianli Zu

Ever wonder how those intricate chinese papercut work are done? Come and see artist Tianli Zu showcase her skills. Get some inspirations and bring home your own creations.


Sunday 5 February 2017 from 11am to 1pm

2 sessions, 11am-12pm and 12-1pm


Art Gallery of NSW
Function Space, Ground level

For more information, please go to: https://whatson.cityofsydney.nsw.gov.au/events/workshop-papercutting-with-artist-tianli-zu