Chinese New Year Events in Perth


Chinese New Year, also known as Lunar New Year, is a festival celebrating the start of the new year. This begins on the second new moon after the summer solstice in Australia and ends on the full moon fifteen days later. It is a time to see family and friends, and to enjoy special meals, fireworks and gift giving. Buggybuddys has your guide to family-friendly Chinese New Year events around Perth for 2024, the Year of the Dragon.

Please check back regularly as we will be adding more Lunar New Year events as they become available.


Lunar New Year at Crown Perth



Enter the Year of the Dragon this Lunar New Year at Crown Perth.

Choose your happy and let us take care of the details, from divine banquets and abundant buffets, to high teas shared with your favourites. Make every minute of your Lunar New Year momentous with lively celebrations and dazzling displays to remember. Wishing you a happy and prosperous Lunar New Year.  


Bring loved ones together for memories that last a lifetime over a spectacular dining experience at Crown. Book now!



9, 10, & 11 February from 6.30pm

Celebrate across the resort with live entertainment and Year of the Dragon displays.

Enter Crown Metropol Lobby to delight in the wonder of Lunar New Year with the whimsical 6-metre-high wishing tree, illuminated lanterns and vibrant light projections. Colourful dragon and lion dances, roving mascots, and exciting drumming performances capture imaginations, hearts and precious family moments for everyone to treasure. Live event schedule subject to change


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Chinese New Year Celebration @ AH Bracks + Creative Space


Join the WA Chinese Mothers Group for a Chinese New Year celebration.

Families will have the opportunity to write Spring Couplets in Calligraphy and create papercut dragons.


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Lunar New Year Market Fair 2024


Celebrate the vibrant traditions of the Lunar New Year at the Lunar New Year Market Fair 2024! Join us on a 2-day event on the 3rd and 4th February. Our Market Fair starts from 11:00 AM to 6:00 PM for two days filled with cultural festivities and exciting activities.

Located at 1 The Terrace, this in-person event promises to be a delightful experience for all. Immerse yourself in the festive atmosphere as you explore various stalls offering traditional food, arts and crafts, and unique Lunar New Year merchandise.

Discover the rich heritage of the Lunar New Year through captivating performances and cultural displays. From lion dance to traditional music and dance performances, you’ll be enchanted by the vibrant colours and lively energy.

Join us and secure your booth now. Contact us on 0401 822 016 Edwin or 0413 659 621 Hank for more information. Bring your friends and family along to enjoy this festive celebration. The Lunar New Year Market Fair 2024 promises an unforgettable experience that will leave you with cherished memories. Don’t miss out on this exciting event!


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STEAM Lab: Lunar New Year Special

Join Michael from Kite Kinetics for a special one-hour Lunar New Year-themed kite making workshop. Challenge your creativity and problem-solving skills through hands-on collaborative workshops. Explore the exciting possibilities of science, technology, engineering, art and maths. Aimed at ages 6+. Bookings essential.  Time: 3.45pm-4.45pm For more information contact Warnbro Community Library on 9528 8577 or email Children under the age of 13 years must be supervised by a parent/guardian at all times while in a City of Rockingham Library. Register now

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Mid Week Eats 2024 – Asian Fusion


Our iconic food truck series is back with a bang for 2024 spread across four consecutive Thursday’s commencing on 8 Feb 2024.
Our Asian Fusion extravaganza will celebrate the Lunar New Year, featuring food and entertainment from Eastern, Southern and South-eastern Asia.
Mid-Week Eats is an immersive experience featuring exotic foods, cultural performances, and music to transport you across the globe.
NEW LOCATION The event has moved to Riverton Reserve West (Laurel Close) to enable it to spread out and operate more comfortably for everyone. This is behind the old location of the event.
PARKING Free parking is available as normal at Riverton Leisureplex (including ACROD)

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珀斯观音堂春节烧头香Lunar New Year First Incense Offering

Join us for the Lunar New Year First Incense Offering at unit 6/266 Rutland Avenue, Carlisle WA, Australia. It’s going to be an amazing in-person event filled with joy and blessings.

Come and celebrate the Lunar New Year by offering incense to the deities. This ancient tradition is believed to bring good luck and prosperity for the year ahead.

During the event, you will have the opportunity to participate in various rituals, including lighting incense sticks and making wishes for the new year. It’s a wonderful way to start the Lunar New Year with positive energy and spiritual connection.

Whether you are a regular visitor or new to the temple, everyone is welcome to join us in this auspicious event. Don’t miss out on this special occasion to embrace the festive spirit and seek blessings for a prosperous year ahead.

Mark your calendars and join us at unit 6/266 Rutland Avenue, Carlisle WA, Australia for the Lunar New Year First Incence Offering. We look forward to seeing you there!


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Lunar New Year 2024


Celebrate the Year of the Dragon at the City of Gosnells Lunar New Year celebrations.
Join us for a free community event with fun and entertainment for all the family including kids’ activities, arts and crafts, exciting performances, food trucks and a dragon train.
• Saturday 10 February 2024 • 4pm – 8pm • Langford Park, Wingrove Road, Langford • This is a free community event. No ticket required.
For more information, please visit:
Lunar New Year celebration is sponsored by Lotterywest.


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Lunar New Year 2024 Dinner


Usher in the Year of the Dragon with joy and festivity at our rooftop Lunar New Year Party!

Join us for a enchanting evening as we welcome the Year of the Dragon at HQ Bar + Kitchen!

Immerse yourself in the celebration with:

🦁 A traditional lion dance

🥢A seated delectable Chinese-style feasting set menu

🍹Bespoke Chinese New Year themed cocktails & beverages (not included in ticket price)

Date: Saturday 10th Feb 2024 from 6pm

Price: $88.88 plus non-refundable booking fees

Address: HQ Bar + Kitchen (level 10), 18 The Esplanade, Perth WA 6000

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Perth Chinese New Year Fair 2024

The Perth Chinese New Year Fair will be held on Sunday, 11 February 2024, to celebrate the Lunar New Year: Year of the Dragon. The Fair will be held in James and Lake Streets, Northbridge and Northbridge Piazza (12 pm – 9 pm) and Yagan Square (12 pm – 5 pm). The fair is rich in culture and full of entertainment with stalls, cultural arts and craft workshops, competitions, games and rides, and colourful cultural performances, also featuring the highly anticipated lion and dragon dances. The annual free admission Fair is one of the largest and most popular community events in the City of Perth, with an annual attendance of 35,000 visitors, volunteers and participants. Chung Wah Association welcomes everyone to share the joy of celebrating the most vibrant Chinese festival of the year. Embracing the cultural diversity of Western Australia, there will be multicultural food stalls and performances from various CaLD communities.

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Lunar New Year at The Marina, Mindarie

Celebrate the year of the Dragon with the range of festivities happening for Lunar New Year at The Marina, Mindarie.
Bottomless dumplings at Cabana Pool Bar, a solo orchestra performance from Zola Li Music, Chinese lantern making and face painting for the kids as well as a performance from the Yaolin Roaming Dragon dancers.
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Chinese New Year Buffet Lunch


Celebrate the Year of the Dragon at the DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Northbridge’s Chinese New Year Buffet Lunch on 17 February 2024

Usher in the Year of the Dragon in style in the heart of Perth’s Chinatown!

Dine in awe with an auspicious Lion Dance performance followed by a sumptuous Chinese New Year buffet spread. Toss up some prosperity with our traditional Lo Hei prosperity salad, designed to bring you wealth, happiness and longevity— basically, all the good stuff!

Experience a magical setting of red lanterns and fun entertainment.


Location: DoubleTree by Hilton Perth Northbridge

Date: Saturday, 17 February 2024

Time: 12:00pm until 3:00pm | Live Lion Performance starts at 12:00pm

Price: $88 (Adult) / $45 (Child from 6 – 11 years)

FREE for toddlers (0 – 5 years old)

View the Chinese New Year Buffet Lunch Menu below.

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Chinese New Year Buffet


🐉 Join us for a Chinese New Year Buffet! 🍜✨ Embark on a culinary journey at Eyre Restaurant on Saturday, 17th Feb 2024. Indulge in our delectable buffet curated by our Head Chef, featuring diverse delights for every palate. Join us for an evening filled with joy, lion dance, and firecrackers!
🕒 Session One: 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
🎊 Lion Dance Performance: 7:30 pm
🕒 Session Two: 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
🎟️ Pricing:
👥 Adults = $48
👧 Children (5-10 years) = $24
👶 Children under 5 = Free
Book your spot now at…/chinese-new-year…/ and welcome the Year of the Dragon with a feast to remember! 🥢🎉


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Chinese New Year 2024 at the Wanneroo Markets


Join us at the Wanneroo Markets for our Annual celebration of the Chinese New Year
Sunday 18th Feb 10am – 4pm
Bring your family and celebrate the beginning of the year of the Dragon here at the Wanneroo Markets
There will be plenty to see and great tasting food to kick off your luna year celebrations
We will have :
Face Painting Live Music Origami & Chinese Lion Dancing at 11am
Come one, Come all and revel in the auspicious blessings of the Year of the Dragon
We’ll see you there


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For more events throughout the month of February, check out our Family Friendly Events for February list here. Just because school holidays are over, that doesn’t mean the fun has to end!

About Holly Clark

Holly Clark is currently a stay at home mum of one, a self-confessed coffee addict and a baker of sweet treats. She studied Professional Writing and Editing, and occasionally writes on her recipe blog, Lucky Star's Kitchen

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  1. Krys 4 years ago

    Thank you for this, such an extensive and informative list! 🙂

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      Holly Clark 4 years ago

      Thank you! We aim to include as many relevant events as we can 🙂

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