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Events: Chinese New Year

Western Australia will welcome the Year of the Rooster in spectacular style with family friendly events happening throughout Northbridge, the city and Elizabeth Quay.

Due to weather conditions, there may be some changes to this schedule. Please refer to https://www.facebook.com/multicultural.interests/ for updates

Event IDDeDateEventLocation
1305 2017-01-27 27 Jan – 5 Feb Chinese New Year on the Quay
A range of colourful and unique daytime and evening activities, performances and cuisines run for 10 days.
Perth
1320 2017-01-27 27 Jan – 5 Feb Chinese Lantern Wall
Infusing innovation with tradition, come and interact with a giant Chinese lantern wall.
Perth
1316 2017-01-27 27 Jan – 5 Feb The CNY 2017 Photographic Exhibition
The CNY 2017 Photographic Exhibition features black and white photographs of Chinese migrants taken between 1900 and 1927, as well as contemporary portraits.
Perth
1335 2017-01-27 27 Jan – 11 Feb Lucky Lunar
Carillon City is offering a bounty of Chinese New Year prizes up for grabs to social media-savvy shoppers as part of 2017 Lunar Style Celebration.
Perth
1317 2017-01-27 27 Jan – 5 Feb Chinese Zodiac Animal Display
Chinese Astrology is organised according to 12 animal signs.
Perth
1306 2017-01-27 27 Jan Forrest Place Hawkers Market
Forrest Place Twilight Hawkers Market celebrates Chinese New Year with authentic Asian food and performances from 4.30–9.30pm.
Perth
1312 2017-01-27 27 Jan – 3 Feb Legend of the Zodiac - The Folktale
Perth’s iconic General Post Office (GPO) building in Forrest Place is transformed by spectacular lights and animation.
Perth
1333 2017-01-27 27 Jan – 5 Feb Lion Dancing at Elizabeth Quay
Come feed the lions! Celebrate the festivities and unique lion dancing ceremony this Chinese New Year. These exciting dances ward off all the 'evil' spirits and help welcome the New Year of the Rooster.
Perth
1330 2017-01-28 28 Jan – 11 Feb Nurture Good Fortune
To celebrate Chinese New Year, Garden City are inviting shoppers to share in the good fortune.
Booragoon
1310 2017-01-28 28 Jan – 19 Feb Discover the Chinese Zodiac
Learn about the Chinese Zodiac at the WA Museum's Discovery Zone in the State Library of WA.
Northbridge
1321 2017-01-28 28 Jan – 29 Jan Kids Push Hands/Tuishou Martial Arts
Kids’ Push Hands/Tuishou Martial Arts is an exciting sport.
Perth
1331 2017-01-28 28 Jan The Art of Tai Chi at Elizabeth Quay
Come and learn Tai Chi’s origins and benefits, and why it’s steeped in mystery.
Perth
1319 2017-01-29 29 Jan Chung Wah Hall
Chung Wah Hall lights up to celebrate Chinese New Year.
Northbridge
1311 2017-01-29 29 Jan Music, Dance and Dragons
The best of traditional music, dance, dragons and fire crackers from 12.00–9.00pm.
Northbridge
1304 2017-01-29 29 Jan Chinese New Year Fair
Everyone’s invited to celebrate Chinese New Year at this family friendly, free event.
Northbridge
1314 2017-01-30 30 Jan – 3 Feb The Art of Tai Chi at Brookfield Place
Come and learn Tai Chi’s origins and benefits, and why it’s steeped in mystery.
Perth
1309 2017-01-30 30 Jan – 10 Feb China Musings: A Fashion Journey
Free Exhibition at Brookfield Place Be transported to another world where soft silks, intricate embellishments and sharp tailoring convey stories that transcend time and place in a uniquely WA exhibition.
Perth
1313 2017-01-30 30 Jan Brookfield Lions
 Come feed the lions at 12.30pm!
Perth
1329 2017-02-01 1 Feb – 28 Feb Fortune Cookie Competition
Spend $15 at any one of the delicious stores in the enex Perth food podium and receive a fortune cookie. If luck is in your favour, you may just win a share in more than $5,000 worth of prizes!
Perth
1318 2017-02-02 2 Feb – 6 Feb Australia-China Conference on Science, Technology and Innovation
Western Australian and Chinese scientists come together for the First Australia-China Conference on Science, Technology and Innovation.
Crawley
1307 2017-02-03 3 Feb Forrest Place Hawkers Market
Forrest Place Twilight Hawkers Market celebrates Chinese New Year with authentic Asian food and performances from 4.30–9.30pm.
Perth
1325 2017-02-04 4 Feb Lunar Race Day
Don’t miss this exciting day of racing and Chinese culture.
Ascot
1322 2017-02-04 4 Feb – 5 Feb Kids Push Hands/Tuishou Martial Arts
Kids’ Push Hands/Tuishou Martial Arts is an exciting sport.
Perth
1324 2017-02-04 4 Feb Chinese New Year Ball
Celebrate the Year of the Rooster with cultural programs, inspiring performances, dragon and lion dances and spectacular cuisine! Hosted by the WA Chamber of Commerce and Industry.
Burswood
1334 2017-02-05 5 Feb Stirling Farmers Market: Chinese New Year
The Stirling Farmers Market are teaming up with the Chung Wah Association and the Ging Mo Academy to celebrate the Chinese New Year.
Perth
1323 2017-02-09 9 Feb Chinese Lanterns
Celebrate the Chinese Lantern Festival with the display of Chinese lanterns and the presentation of Chinese cultural shows at Carousel Shopping Centre.
Cannington
1341 2017-02-09 9 Feb Chinese New Year Celebration
Chinese cultural performances with Dragon and Lion dancing from 615:pm 8.15pm Fireworks
Madeley WA
1327 2017-02-11 11 Feb Creative Industries Forum
The Department of Culture and the Arts, supported by the Office of Multicultural Interests, will host a free to attend Creative Industries forum on Saturday 11 February at the State Theatre Centre of WA, Northbridge as part of the State Government's 2017 Chinese New Year Celebrations Program.
Perth WA
1338 2017-02-11 11 Feb Bunbury Chinese New Year Festival
A free community event showcasing the best of Chinese culture.
Bunbury
1326 2017-02-11 11 Feb New Year Dinner Dance
Celebrate the end of Chinese New Year with family and friends, and enjoy lion dance & a cultural dance performances at the annual Chung Wah Chinese New Year Dinner and Dance.
Balcatta
1339 2017-02-13 13 Feb – 17 Feb Zhejiang University Wenqin Performance Group Visiting Perth Schools
The Year of the Rooster will kick off with a colourful splash of Chinese culture.
Perth
1308 2017-02-13 13 Feb – 17 Feb Golden Koala Film Festival
The Golden Koala Chinese Film Festival, which is organized by Chinese Film Incorporated (CFFI), will be showcasing the best of Chinese celluloid at the State Theatre of WA.
Perth
1332 2017-02-16 16 Feb Chinese New Year Gala Dinner
ACBC (WA), together with China Chamber of Commerce Australia, Perth Branch (CCCA) would to invite you to join them in celebrating the Year of the Rooster at their Chinese New Year Gala Dinner.
Burswood
1342 2017-02-17 17 Feb Twilight Hawkers Market
Nine Chinese artists from Yangzhou city will perform traditional Chinese opera, puppet show and Xylophone at Twilight Hawkers Market this Friday. The artists are professional performers representing Yangzhou City which has over 2,500 years of history in China.
Perth
1340 2017-02-18 18 Feb Lunar Lantern
The City of Subiaco’s is a proud partner of Perth International Arts Festival (PIAF) in the presentation of two shows - A O Lang Pho at the Regal Theatre, Subiaco. 
Subiaco
1336 2017-02-18 18 Feb Zhejiang University Wenqin Performance Group at Mandurah
The Year of the Rooster will kick off with a colourful splash of Chinese culture.
Mandurah
1315 2017-02-19 19 Feb Zhejiang University Wenqin Performance Group at Bunbury
The Year of the Rooster will kick off with a colourful splash of Chinese culture.
Bunbury
1337 2017-02-20 20 Feb Zhejiang University Wenqin Performance Group at Penrhos
The Year of the Rooster will kick off with a colourful splash of Chinese culture.
Como