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The Year of Dragon, Celebrate 2024 Lunar New Year at Rhodes Foreshore Park!

February 24 @ 10:00 am - February 25 @ 4:00 pm

Get ready to embark on a thrilling journey as we usher in the Lunar New Year, the Year of the Dragon! Save the dates – February 24th and 25th, 2024 – for a spectacular celebration that promises two days of festivities, joy, and cultural richness.

Event Highlights:

Date: February 24th (Saturday) and February 25th (Sunday) 2024

Time: 10am – 9:30 pm Saturday, 10am – 4pm Sunday

Location: Rhodes Foreshore Park

Admission: Free for all residents and visitors

What to Expect:

The inaugural Rhodes Mazu Pilgrimage Grand Event:This grand event is a manifestation of deep cultural and religious significance, uniting the community in a collective expression of devotion, faith, and gratitude towards Mazu. The pilgrimage is a spiritual journey that typically involves the ceremonial transport of a sacred statue or image of Mazu from one location to another, often culminating in a place of worship or a significant temple.
More information on that can be found here.

Delightful Cuisines: Treat your taste buds to a diverse selection of delectable Lunar New Year dishes. From traditional delicacies to modern twists, our food stalls and vendors are ready to tantalize your senses.

Dragon Dance Extravaganza: Witness the awe-inspiring Dragon Dance performances that will grace the stage, ushering in good fortune and positive energy for the Year of the Dragon. Booking is essential and limited. If you would like to book the event, the form can be found here.

Cultural Showcases: Immerse yourself in the rich tapestry of our cultural heritage through captivating performances that showcase the beauty and traditions of various communities.

If you’d like to learn more about the significance of the dragon to the Rhodes community, more information can be found here.

Kids’ Corner: Bring your little ones for a day filled with laughter and excitement. Engage them in fun games, face painting, and creative activities designed to make their Lunar New Year celebration unforgettable.

Community Unity: Strengthen our community bonds as we come together to celebrate the Lunar New Year. Connect with neighbors, make new friends, and revel in the spirit of unity that defines our diverse community.

Starry Music Night Party, Fireworks and More !

How to Get Involved:

We extend a warm invitation to all community members to join us in this celebration of tradition, culture, and community spirit. Bring your families, friends, and neighbors to share in the joy of the Lunar New Year festivities.

Spread the excitement, and let’s make this Year of the Dragon celebration the most memorable one yet! Keep an eye on our website and social media channels for updates.

For inquiries or if you’d like to contribute to the event, please reach out to us at yi.xiao@tmmedia.com.au.

We can’t wait to welcome you to the Lunar New Year celebration on February 24th and 25th. Get ready for a magical experience that will create lasting memories and celebrate the vibrancy of our community!


February 24 @ 10:00 am
February 25 @ 4:00 pm


Rhodes Multicultural Community Association


Rhodes Foreshore Park
Rhodes, 2138 Australia + Google Map