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Sydney Lunar Festival

21 January – 5 February 2023

The Year of the Rabbit

Join the celebrations

Our picks

Banner Galleries: Hyun-Hee Lee - Rabbit in the Moon

Banner Galleries: Hyun-Hee Lee - Rabbit in the Moon

The concept for this banner design came from the Pounding Rabbit in the Moon story and traditional rainbow costumes
21 Jan 2023
Banner Galleries: Pei W Kwang - Ever Changing Water Rabbits

Banner Galleries: Pei W Kwang - Ever Changing Water Rabbits

The concept was inspired by the characteristics of this year’s zodiac animal, the Water Rabbit.
21 Jan 2023
Dragon boat races

Dragon boat races

The biggest event of its kind in the southern hemisphere
28 Jan 2023
Banner Galleries: Si Yi Shen - Anew

Banner Galleries: Si Yi Shen - Anew

Anew is a series of artworks representing growth, transition and connection celebrating the Year of the Rabbit.
21 Jan 2023
Lunar spectacular show

Lunar spectacular show

A wonderful celebration of culture, community and friendship
4 Feb 2023
Banner Galleries: Yasuko Toda - Rabbit Family on NYD

Banner Galleries: Yasuko Toda - Rabbit Family on NYD

This work, Rabbit Family on New Years’ Day, repurposes 2 Japanese visual techniques from very different ages
21 Jan 2023
Sydney Lunar Streets – Haymarket street festival

Sydney Lunar Streets – Haymarket street festival

Kick off your lunar new year celebrations at Sydney Lunar Streets – part of the 2023 Sydney Lunar Festival.
21 Jan 2023
Lunar Gateways

Lunar Gateways

A tribute to Korean, Chinese, Vietnamese and Thai architecture
21 Jan 2023
Fabulous lunar feasts

Food & Drinks

Chinatown 'Bites and Culture' treasure hunt experience

Chinatown 'Bites and Culture' treasure hunt experience

Think 'The Amazing Race', outdoor escape room and a walking tour with an adrenaline rush
Today 11am to 8pm
Spice Temple Lunar New Year banquet menu

Spice Temple Lunar New Year banquet menu

Spice Temple is celebrating the Year of the Rabbit with a feast of auspicious dishes
17 Jan 2023
Lunar New Year at The Fullerton Hotel Sydney

Lunar New Year at The Fullerton Hotel Sydney

Celebrate the Year of the Rabbit with these 2023 Lunar New Year dining offers.
21 Jan 2023
Celebrate the Year of the Rabbit at South Eveleigh

Celebrate the Year of the Rabbit at South Eveleigh

With cultural performances, activities for all ages and Lunar New Year Feasts
22 Jan 2023
Taste of Chinatown: Lunar New Year food & culture tour

Taste of Chinatown: Lunar New Year food & culture tour

Enjoy discovering Lunar New Year, food, culture, history, and stories with an experienced tour guide
22 Jan 2023
All to see and do during Lunar New Year

Year of the Rabbit

Hyde Park Barracks: Chinese language (Mandarin) tours

Hyde Park Barracks: Chinese language (Mandarin) tours

Discover the stories of the Hyde Park Barracks through a self-guided Mandarin-language tour
20 Jan 2023
Chinatown 'Bites and Culture' treasure hunt experience

Chinatown 'Bites and Culture' treasure hunt experience

Think 'The Amazing Race', outdoor escape room and a walking tour with an adrenaline rush
20 Jan 2023
Chinatown – street food and stories food tour

Chinatown – street food and stories food tour

Sample a range of regional Chinese snacks while hearing stories of Chinese-Australians and the secrets of Chinatown
22 Jan 2023
Spice Temple Lunar New Year banquet menu

Spice Temple Lunar New Year banquet menu

Spice Temple is celebrating the Year of the Rabbit with a feast of auspicious dishes
20 Jan 2023
Sydney Lunar Streets – Haymarket street festival

Sydney Lunar Streets – Haymarket street festival

Kick off your lunar new year celebrations at Sydney Lunar Streets – part of the 2023 Sydney Lunar Festival.
21 Jan 2023
Banner Galleries: Hyun-Hee Lee - Rabbit in the Moon

Banner Galleries: Hyun-Hee Lee - Rabbit in the Moon

The concept for this banner design came from the Pounding Rabbit in the Moon story and traditional rainbow costumes
21 Jan 2023
Banner Galleries: Pei W Kwang - Ever Changing Water Rabbits

Banner Galleries: Pei W Kwang - Ever Changing Water Rabbits

The concept was inspired by the characteristics of this year’s zodiac animal, the Water Rabbit.
21 Jan 2023
Banner Galleries: Si Yi Shen - Anew

Banner Galleries: Si Yi Shen - Anew

Anew is a series of artworks representing growth, transition and connection celebrating the Year of the Rabbit.
21 Jan 2023
Banner Galleries: Yasuko Toda - Rabbit Family on NYD

Banner Galleries: Yasuko Toda - Rabbit Family on NYD

This work, Rabbit Family on New Years’ Day, repurposes 2 Japanese visual techniques from very different ages
21 Jan 2023
Lion dancing

Lion dancing

Take part in the fantastic frenzy of the traditional Chinese Lion Dance
21 Jan 2023
Lunar Gateways

Lunar Gateways

A tribute to Korean, Chinese, Vietnamese and Thai architecture
21 Jan 2023
Lunar New Year at The Fullerton Hotel Sydney

Lunar New Year at The Fullerton Hotel Sydney

Celebrate the Year of the Rabbit with these 2023 Lunar New Year dining offers.
21 Jan 2023
Lunar New Year karaoke party

Lunar New Year karaoke party

Open-karaoke party with lion dance performance
21 Jan 2023
Roving street performers

Roving street performers

Dazzling community performers take to our streets bringing colour, music and movement into the heart of Chinatown
21 Jan 2023
The Yin and Yang of the Rabbit

The Yin and Yang of the Rabbit

An illustrated talk by the Chinese Heritage Association of Australia on the rabbit in Chinese customs and culture
21 Jan 2023
Celebrate the Year of the Rabbit at South Eveleigh

Celebrate the Year of the Rabbit at South Eveleigh

With cultural performances, activities for all ages and Lunar New Year Feasts
22 Jan 2023
Taste of Chinatown: Lunar New Year food & culture tour

Taste of Chinatown: Lunar New Year food & culture tour

Enjoy discovering Lunar New Year, food, culture, history, and stories with an experienced tour guide
22 Jan 2023

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