As you are already aware, Chinese New Year celebrations have already begin in Sydney! Click here to view the full list of CNYSYD events.
The year 2016 sees us welcoming the Year of the Fire Monkey! The official Lunar New Years date was Monday 8 February 2016. The CNY festivities run from Saturday 6 February 2016 – Sunday 21 February 2016.
Each year, Sydney welcomes over 500,000 visitors from China and this number of predicted to almost double over the next decade.
Did you know that people born in the Year of the Monkey (1920, 1932, 1944, 1956, 1968, 1980, 1992, 2004, 2016, and 2028) are fun-loving, energetic and inquisitive? You can view the rest of the traits and details on the Chinese New Year Sydney festival here.
Stay safe during the festive season and next year is going to be the Year of the Fire Rooster – lucky for those born in 1921, 1933, 1945, 1957, 1969, 1981, 1993, 2005, 2017, and 2029.
Have a look at the GIF below: