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Chinese New Year

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January 30, 2017


Dates vary.

Brookfield Place Perth
125 St. Georges Terrace
Perth, WA 6000

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 centerpiece 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
Jan. 30 – Feb. 11 | 8:30 AM – 6:00 PM

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

Monday, January 30

Wednesday, February 1

Friday, February 3

7:15 AM – 7:35 AM

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
Monday, January 30 | 11:30 AM – 12:30 PM

Come feed the lions at 12.30 PM! 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.