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Sydney’s iconic buildings will glow a vivid colour of red this weekend to mark the 2016 Chinese New Year and to welcome in the Year of the Monkey. The Sydney Harbour Bridge, Sydney Opera House, Circular...
Contemporary artists have created 12 huge lanterns , representing the signs of the Lunar zodiac, and they are being installed across the city. The result is a lantern lit adventure through Sydney's...
Each year the Chinese New Year Festival transforms Sydney into a cultural hub of feasts, events, performances, installations and exhibitions that celebrate Chinese traditions and the best of modern Asia in...
Events to look out for
Watch these videos and tell us you’re not inspired to attend this year’s event
Time Out Sydney editors share their favourite places to wash off the cobwebs
Meet the professional dancers behind Sydney’s booty lovin’ dance classes
Sydney’s Lunar Markets return for an 11-day festival of Asian food and culture
We road-test the claustrophobic new craze
Fill up your diary with these key festivals and public holidays
Find your inner lumber Jack or Jill
Swim for free on these five swimming pool open days
Fairs & Festivals in Sydney
Godspeed You! Black Emperor and Birds of Tokyo headline the second music, arts, food and talks festival
This year’s festival is about self expression and fighting for social justice
It’s the Year of the Monkey and Sydney’s 20th Chinese New Year festival
Miranda July, Carrie Brownstein and Piper Kerman headline the fourth festival
Classes & workshops in Sydney
Scale the alpine regions of France, NZ or Japan - all before brekky!
Improve poise, posture, pointe and plié at Sydney Dance Company
Take an informal life lesson on anything, from sex toys to ballet
Pull up your bobby socks: boogie-woogie is back in town
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