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From markets to festivals to just stuffing your face with delicious food, here's our pick of Chinese New Year events around Melbourne

Although Chinese New Year falls on January 23 this year, the celebrations will be going for a whole week all over Melbourne. The year of the dragon celebrations will include street stalls, firecrackers and over 50 performances – and that's just in the CBD!

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Around Melbourne, Melbourne 3000

Price FREE
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Date 21 Jan 2012-28 Jan 2012

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