Chinese New Year

Chinese New Year 2017

Chinese New Year at Brookfield Place

Brookfield Place will be immersed in Chinese New Year festivities for two weeks from January 30, with the China Musings: A Fashion Journey exhibition to form the centrepiece of our celebrations on display in the main lobby. There will also be lion dance performances, Tai Chi Classes and other traditional celebration activities as detailed below.

A Fashion Journey in the Tower 1 Lobby
8:30am - 6:00pm Monday 30 January through to Friday 11 February 2017

An enchanting story of Chinese and Australian style will come to life in Brookfield Place for an exclusive new exhibition, China Musings: A Fashion Journey. Twelve of WA’s leading designers have been commissioned by Fashion Council WA to create a bespoke couture outfit for the showcase, which forms part of the 2017 Lunar Style Celebration and coincides with Chinese New Year.

Tai Chi in the Main Square
7:15am - 7:35am Monday 30 January; Wednesday 1 February and Friday 3 February 2017

Discover why Tai Chi is steeped in mystery, its origins and benefits. It’s more than just an exercise to align the mind, body and spirit. Suitable for first timers, beginners and advanced practitioners. This is a unique opportunity to share with one of the world’s leading teachers of Chen Style Tai Chi and current holder of a Kung Fu 8th Degree Red Belt at Brookfield.

Lion Dancing Performance in the Café Court
11:30am - 12:30pm Monday 30 January 2017

Come feed the lions at 12.30pm! Celebrate the festivities and unique lion dancing ceremony by Ging Mo this Chinese New Year. These exciting dances ward off all the 'evil' spirits and help welcome the new year of the Rooster.

Event location

Brookfield Place, 125 St Georges Terrace Perth