Take a short stroll around Circular Quay from Sydney Opera House to The Rocks to discover 12 larger-than-life animal signs of the Lunar zodiac. 

Explore the Lunar Lanterns from Friday 31 January to Sunday 9 February.

The Lunar Lanterns are a creative, contemporary interpretation of a centuries-old tradition. Bring the whole family and get up close to these magnificent giant artworks.

Delight in modern technology blended with classic Chinese techniques as these magical lanterns light up Sydney’s harbour.

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.


Don’t forget to download our Sydney Culture Walk app to make exploring the lanterns even easier!

See all the Lunar New Year celebrations on offer in our city.