Take a short stroll around Circular Quay to discover 12 larger-than-life animal signs of the Lunar Zodiac. On until 12 February
The Lunar Lanterns are a creative, contemporary interpretation of a centuries-old tradition. Exclusively designed by Asian-Australian artists, with Festival Curator Claudia Chan Shaw, the Lunar Lanterns tower up to 10 metres tall.
Credit: Video Matjoez courtesy Tourism Australia
Marvel at modern technology blended with classic Chinese techniques as these magical lanterns light up Sydney’s harbour.
- The Rooster
- The Sheep
- The Dragon
- The Snake
- The Dog
- The Rat
- The Monkey
- The Ox
- The Tiger
- The Horse
- The Pig
- The Rabbit
You can download the Lunar Lanterns map with their locations marked (PDF 2MB).
Find your zodiac sign, catch a live performance by our community groups or simply enjoy summer in Sydney in a unique celebration of the Lunar New Year.
Download the Sydney Culture Walks app for a fun, easy way to navigate the festival and Lunar Lanterns.
See all the Lunar New Year celebrations on offer in our city including feasts, talks, workshops and more.