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Lunar New Year at The Rocks
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Come down to The Rocks to celebrate the dawning of the Year of the Pig.

1 February 2019 to 10 February 2019
Daily
Locations around The Rocks,
Sydney, NSW, 2000

In its 23rd year, the festival now extends all the way from Chinatown to the harbour. An internationally renowned celebration of Chinese, Vietnamese, Thai and Korean culture, it’s Sydney’s third largest annual event … so make sure you get out and about amongst the action in 2018!

There’s lots happening, from karaoke on top of the Harbour Bridge to moon gazing at Sydney Observatory to festive feasts.

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Chinese New Year is cause for celebration and a celebration is a cause for a feast! Gather with your friends and family for a beautiful meal in The Rocks.

 

El Camino Cantina
El Camino Cantina

Located in the Argyle precinct in the heart of The Rocks, El Camino Cantina is Sydney's favourite Tex-Mex Classic rock 'n' roll restaurant and bar. Serving up the best Margaritas and tex-mex cuisine. The venue is worth a...

Fortune of War Hotel
Fortune of War Hotel

Whilst retaining its old world charm and hamper style bar, this Rocks pub and hotel has built an enviable reputation, with tourists and locals alike, for providing warm traditional service in a cozy, heritage bar. The...

Glenmore Hotel
Glenmore Hotel

Originally built on the other side of Cumberland Street in the 1840s, this Aussie icon was reconstructed by Tooth Co. in 1921 to clear the path for the Sydney Harbour Bridge. The traditional charm and character that has...

Graze MCA
Graze MCA

A VIEW TO DINE FOR Graze MCA located in an amazing setting on the ground floor of the Museum of Contemporary Art (MCA), is the perfect location for a relaxed lunch with friends or colleagues. Enjoying stunning,...

Mode Kitchen & Bar
Mode Kitchen & Bar

Mode Kitchen & Bar in Sydney’s CBD strikes the perfect balance between casual bistro and fine dining.  A welcoming restaurant setting with a touch of glamour; friendly service with polish; and an uncomplicated menu...

Kameya Ramen Bar & Dining
Kameya Ramen Bar & Dining

Tucked away in The Rocks, Kameya Ramen Bar & Dining is a wonderful little casual Japanese restaurant. A firm lunchtime favourite with locals and workers, it promises plenty of Japanese staples as well as the best...

Phillip's Foote
Phillip's Foote

Phillip's Foote is a fully licensed restaurant in a characterful, heritage-listed building boasting award-winning courtyards. Many areas are available for dining, from the Phillip Room and the picturesque Sydney Cove...

Pony Dining
Pony Dining

Pony Dining is a cosy yet modern restaurant located in the historic precinct of The Rocks on the corner of Argyle Street and Sydney’s oldest cobblestone laneway, Kendall Lane.  Pony’s menu is flavour driven with a strong...

Saké Restaurant & Bar
Saké Restaurant & Bar

Saké Restaurant & Bar is bringing new dishes to the mix courtesy of Tokyo-travelled and self-declared Japanophile, Chief Brand and Culinary Officer, Neil Perry AM. Drawing inspiration from his many trips to Japan,...

The Argyle
The Argyle

The Argyle is situated in The Rocks, in one of Australia’s oldest buildings . The venue has a rich historic feel, with a uniquely modern take.  Housed in the 1820s Argyle Stores building in the heart of Sydney’s Rocks...

The Cut Bar & Grill
The Cut Bar & Grill

Housed within a heritage cellar in the heart of The Rocks, The Cut Bar & Grill presents Sydney with a contemporary twist on a traditional concept. Inspired by New York’s super-chic steak restaurants, the menu...

The Doss House
The Doss House

Based in a heritage underground venue in The Rocks with a stylish vintage interior, it’s easy to feel transported back to another time at The Doss House. The original sandstone walls bring warmth to the unique basement...

The Endeavour Tap Rooms
The Endeavour Tap Rooms

This brewery, bar and restaurant is a collaboration by the teams from Endeavour Vintage Beer Co and Applejack Hospitality. The venue follows both brands' philosophies of using all-Australian, seasonally-harvested...

The Observer Hotel
The Observer Hotel

The Observer is an iconic Sydney Pub that has been around since 1848, when the Moore family originally ran the hotel. Fresh new life has been pumped into this classic Rocks bar, celebrating life’s greatest pleasures,...

Wild Ginger
Wild Ginger

From the idyllic heritage precinct of The Rocks, Wild Ginger Dining & Bar represents where exotic Thailand meets modern Australia for a unique dining and drinking experience. Set among the sandstone architecture and...

Mrs. Jones
Mrs. Jones

Take the first doorway on the right in Kendall Lane, follow the stairs & you’ve found Mrs. Jones. The newly created open-air space overlooking a tree-shaded sandstone courtyard once belonged to Jane Jones, the...

Tayim
Tayim

The Rocks' newest restaurant Tayim combines modern and traditional Middle Eastern cuisine. Tayim’s stunning sandstone interiors blend the rich cultures of the Middle East and the heritage features of the building to...

Lunar Cocktails at The Push
Lunar Cocktails at The Push
Friday 1 February 2019 to Sunday 10 February 2019
The Push

Cocktails inspired by Lunar New Year customs and Chinese flavours, available throughout Lunar New Year...

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Wish the ones you love good fortune when you find them the perfect gift for Chinese New Year. 

 

Aesop
Aesop

Aesop was established in Melbourne in 1987. Their objective has always been to formulate skin, hair and body care products of the finest quality; they investigate widely to source plant-based and laboratory-made...

AHW Studio
AHW Studio

AHW Studio strives for the individual and the story. Drawn from the ages past, each piece is a union of olden elegance and our creative juices. With bygone watch parts, industrial fragments, raw brass and silver, AHW...

Atty Gallery
Atty Gallery

ATTY (real name Graham Atwell) hails from the original home of the oval ball, Rugby, England, is a former central London cop and Sydney resident for over a decade. His switch from the MET Police to the art world is as...

Cosette
Cosette

Launched in late 2014, Cosette has developed a reputation as one of Australia’s exclusive premium fashion destinations, offering a high-end curation of designer labels such as Gucci, Prada, Isabel Marant, Saint Laurent,...

Cosmopolitan Jewellers
Cosmopolitan Jewellers

Internationally renowned jewellery house, specialising in Australian opals, South Sea pearls and pink diamonds. Established in 1992, Cosmopolitan Jewellers has gained an unsurpassed reputation for excellence in design,...

Deciem Australia
Deciem Australia

Deciem was founded on the principle of doing everything others don't do, striving to change the world of beauty based on this principle. Since launching in 2013, Deciem has flourished and now owns and operates more than...

DUX Collection Sydney
DUX Collection Sydney

DUX takes pride in using the best botanical ingredients for their hand poured candles in their designer glassware and personalised reed diffuser fragrances. Their body products contains ingredients with proven benefits....

Endota Spa
Endota Spa

Endota Spa boasts seven serene treatment rooms, a spray tan room and a sumptuous relaxation lounge offering refreshing herbal teas. Expect muscle-melting massage as well as dreamy organic face and body treatments. Get...

Get Drenched
Get Drenched

As the sole distributor of bomb cosmetics in Australia, Get Drenched has a fabulous range of handcrafted luxuries for the bath, body and home. Only the finest natural ingredients are used in an indulgent range of...

Honey & Co
Honey & Co

Indulge in the sweetness of Australia and New Zealand’s delicious and unique artisan honey and honey products. Browse Manuka honey supplements and skin care, royal jelly, make-up and more—all made with nectar from the...

L'Occitane
L'Occitane

For over 40 years, L'OCCITANE has drawn inspiration from Mediterranean art de vivre and traditional Provencal techniques to create natural beauty products dedicated to your well-being. Their effective products are rich...

MCA Store
MCA Store

The MCA Store stocks a comprehensive range of international books and publications on contemporary art, artists, design, architecture, and all aspects of contemporary visual culture. More than just a museum bookstore,...

Jason Ree
Jason Ree

Jason Ree is a family owned workshop where you only deal directly with the designers and craftspeople. They encourage an open and friendly atmosphere where anything from emotions to price can be discussed with respect...

Mancuso Diamonds
Mancuso Diamonds

Mancuso Diamonds offer personal customisation of all jewellery, with a specialisation in handmade engagement rings.Mancuso offers the unique ability to sit down directly with their jewellers to discuss ideas that you may...

Sardis Boutique
Sardis Boutique

Sardis The Rocks offers over twenty five of Australia's leading designers such as Zimmermann, Viktoria & Woods, Sass & Bide, Faithfull the Brand, Zulu & Zephyr, Spell & the Gypsy Collective, Cmeo...

Shab & Shadi
Shab & Shadi

Sisters Shab and Shadi have created a heavenly haven filled with lovely things you’ll want to take home for yourself or give as gifts to loved ones. There’s a little bit of everything beautiful from fashion, homewares,...

T Galleria Sydney by DFS Galleria
T Galleria Sydney by DFS Galleria

Visit T Galleria, the world’s leading luxury travel retailer, to view the current seasonal campaign comprising of storefront window displays, rich motion-graphic videos and other festive in-store elements. LOYAL T at...

The Rocks Markets
The Rocks Markets

What makes a great market? If it’s about passionate people selling things you want to buy in a pretty cool location then The Rocks Markets is one of Sydney’s greatest. You know The Rocks is on the doorstep of the CBD,...

Uashmama
Uashmama

UASHMAMA designs and makes fashion, accessories and homewares from a unique washable paper. A minimalist design approach with a go anywhere functionality. The project UASHMAMA combines beauty, functionality, tradition...

Squidinki Lunar New Year Offer
Squidinki Lunar New Year Offer
Friday 1 February 2019 to Sunday 10 February 2019
Squidinki

Special Year of the Pig gift packs available for sale over the lunar period. Plus a free Year of the Pig tea...

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Lunar New Year Package at The Rusesll Hotel
Lunar New Year Package at The Rusesll Hotel
Friday 1 February 2019 to Sunday 10 February 2019
The Russell Boutique Hotel

Stay close to the festivities in The Rocks whilst celebrating Chinese New Year 1st-10th Feb 2019, with 8%...

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