Category: Festivals

Chinese New Year Dinner 2021

The Tasmanian Chinese community has celebrated the start of the Year of the Ox with a sparkling banquet in a packed Wrest Point restaurant in Hobart. About 140 members, friends, guests and supporters of CCAT attended the highly anticipated dinner held on Saturday, February 13, at Wrest Point’s trendy Kwan Ho Restaurant. The evening began…
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Lunar New Year Festival January 2020

Chinese New Year 2020 – Year of the Rat Come to the Lunar New Year Festival to celebrate the Year of the Rat. The festival features Chinese cultural dances and performances, arts and crafts, lion and dragon dances, drums, calligraphy and children’s events, firecrackers and delicious food. Free entry to this popular family friendly Festival.…
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Mid-Autumn Festival September 2019

Mid-Autumn (Moon Cake) Festival The Mid-Autumn Festival, which is also called the Moon Festival or the Mooncake Festival, is celebrated in many East Asian communities during the eighth month, usually September, in the Chinese lunar calendar.  In China, it’s a reunion time for families.  The Mid-Autumn Festival is the second most important festival in China…
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