By jinandco on January 1, 2019Mon 4 FebThis New Year Goodies Street is an annual pop up that allows Chinese families to purchase and pick up specific New Year items such as decorations, New Year messages, Nian Gao (rice cake) and other supplies for celebrating the New Year in China, Singapore and Malaysia.Chinatown Square, Cohen Place (off Lt. Bourke St.)
By adcity on January 1, 2019Mon 4 FebAn outdoor theatre springs to life at Chinatown Square, with an Asian film, screening from dusk to CHINESE NEW YEAR COUNTDOWN.Chinatown Square, Cohen Place (off Lt. Bourke Street)
6pm - 9pmBy adcity on January 1, 2019Sun 10 FebThe Official Opening of Chinatown Chinese New Year Festival takes place on stage followed by a cultural performance program into the evening.Cnr. Russell and Lt Bourke Sts.
11amBy jinandco on January 1, 2019Sun 10 FebMelbourne’s very own Dai Loong emerges from the Chinese Museum with onlookers in awe, truly heralding the commencement of this Spring Festival.Throughout Chinatown11:30am-1pmBy adcity on January 1, 2019Sun 10 FebThe streets are awash with a cacophony of rhythmic drumming as Chinese Lions bring in the New Year by blessing the businesses of Chinatown.Throughout Chinatown
11am and 8pmBy jinandco on January 1, 2019Sun 10 FebJoin in the festivities and competitions and enjoy scrumptious pieces of pork, crackling, and all “Piggy” foodLt. Bourke Street, between Exhibition Street and Market Lane