Sugar Republic
January 29, 2019
Melbourne Fashion Festival
March 4, 2019

Lunar New Year 5 February

The year of the pig

Were you born in the year of the pig?

1935, 1947, 1959, 1971, 1983, 1995, 2007,

Traits of a pig: diligent, compassionate, generous, calm, they like to set goals and achieve them & can handle problems properly and carefully.


For 10 days, the city will be awoken by the sound of fire crackers, drums and dancing dragons. Various locations and venues around the city will celebrate this festive tradition including:

  • Chinatown
  • Crown Casino Atrium
  • Southbank along the Yarra River
  • Federation Square
  • Queen Victoria Markets
  • Docklands

Where to Dine

Chin Chin

Lucy Lui Kitchen & Bar


Rice Paper Scissors

Magic Mountain Saloon

Dainty Sichuan

Shark Finn Inn



Flower Drum

Lee Ho Fook


Wonder Bao