Sydney Chinese New Year 2018

Chinese new year event schedule for the Year of the Dog in Sydney

Sydney Chinese New Year

Chinese New Years Eve  in Sydney is way up there on most people's bucket lists and brings spectacular celebrations that should not be missed. Sydney hosts a fantastic CNY Festival each year.
It's the middle of summer in Australia and a great time to get out and explore the pop up festivals, art installations and authentic Chinese art and dance that will be showcased across the city. Just remember your sunscreen!!

Event Schedule

There will be events across Sydney to celebrate the Chinese new year of the Dog in 2018 from the 16th February right through until the 4th March.

All the information we have so far is for a big opening ceremony on the night of Febraury 16th, we'll have the full event schedule here as soon as it's available.

Circular Quay will be illuminated with 12 large animal signs of the zodiac.

Book your dinner reservation in advance for Chinese New Year to avoid any disappointment, try some of these fantastic restaurants:
Fortune Village Chinese Restaurant
China Doll
Mr Wong
Lotus Dumpling Bar
China Lane

Live Streaming, Webcams

Fantastic live webcam over Sydney and the Sydney Opera House, Harbour Bridge:

Sydney webcams

Chinese New Year Hotels

Sydney is an amazing place to stay and will be busy at this time of year so book in advance to get the perfect room:
Shangri-La Hotel Sydney
Ovolo Woolloomooloo
Meriton Serviced Apartments World Tower
The Darling
Radisson Blu Plaza Hotel Sydney

You can search, check availability and book local hotels here.

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