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Lunar New Year

2016 is the Year of the Monkey and Eastwood will host the annual celebrations for Lunar New Year.

Come and join the party! Music and Chinese and Korean dance performances, high pole dancing lions, food stalls, fireworks and Eastwood’s longest dragon parade.

Part of the 2016 Lunar New Year Celebration.

Program

Time

What’s on With hosts Melissa Kong & Matthew Won

11:00

Chinese New Year Dance by Generation Dancing Troupe

11:05

Welcome speech by Hugh Lee OAM , Chairman of Eastwood Lunar New Year Committee

11:10

Address by Cr Jerome Laxale, Mayor , City of Ryde

11:15

Address by Consul General of People’s Republic of China

11:20

Address by Consul General of Republic of Korea

11:25

Korean Drum Performance by Song Ming Sun Academy

11:30

Address by Federal Member for Bennelong, Mr John Alexander OAM

11:35

Address by State Member for Ryde, the Hon Victor Dominello

11:40

Singing by Roseanna Gallo OAM

11:45

Address by Kirk Greenland, Platinum Sponsor Eastwood Hotel

11:50

Address by Jack Zhang, Platinum Sponsor Commonwealth Bank Eastwood

11:55

Monkey New Year Dance performed by Jacky Ma

12:00

Lion Eye Dotting, Group Photo, Dragon Eye Dotting, Fire Cracker, Lion & Dragon Parade

1:00

Australian Chinese Community Association of NSW (ACCA) presents “Big Skirt” Dance

1:05

Singing by Jordyn Richards

1:15

Australian Chinese Community Association of NSW (ACCA) presents “Lucky Willow”

1:20

Acknowledgement of Lunar New year Committee by Cr Justin Li , City of Ryde & Mr Hugh Lee OAM, Chairman of Eastwood Lunar New Year committee

Presentation of certificates to Volunteers and photo

Presentation of prizes to winners for the Table Tennis competition

Presentation of Chinese writing and painting to Committee by Master Wang and Master Tsui

1:40

Performance by Justine Zhang (violin) Butterfly Dream, Julie Zhang(Singing) Jasmine Flower and The Whole New World, accompanied by Paul Cheng (piano).

1:50

Korean Dance Performance by Song Ming Sun Academy

1:55

Chinese Dance performed by Multicultural Communities Council of NSW

2:00

Performance by Sydney Xiyangyang Chinese Orchestra

2:10

Chinese Dance perform by Multicultural Communities Council of NSW

2:15

Opera Singing by CANTO4U

2:25

Zumba dance performed by Eastwood Bodyshape Female fitness centre

2:35

Junior Dance by Southern Cross Dancing School

2:45

Singing by Nicolle Debs

2:55

Dance performed by Edge Dance School

3:10

Singing performance by Winnie Suen

3:20

Chen Style Fan 24 form & Yang Broadsword 32 form performed by Eastwood Tai Chi Group

3:30

Singing performed by Music Band Ai Ai Ai

3:45

Oriental Dance

4:00

The End

 

Date & Time

Saturday 20 February 2016 / 11.00AM - 4.00PM

Contact

City of Ryde
Phone: 9952 8222

Cost

Free

Location

Eastwood Plaza, Rowe Street, Eastwood 2122 View Map

-33.791510, 151.081579
Rowe Street, Eastwood New South Wales 2122

Eastwood Plaza

Rowe Street, Eastwood 2122

Last updated on 17 February 2016