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NEWCASTLE CHINA WEEK - CHINA STREET FESTIVAL

NEWCASTLE CHINA WEEK - CHINA STREET FESTIVAL

Sunday 23rd September 10:00am - 3:00pm

At Beaumont Street, Hamilton

Cost: FREE ENTRY!

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 The China Cultural Street Festival returns to Beaumont St Hamilton on Sunday 23 September 2018 from 10am – 3pm.

This family fun day out will be hosted by fluent bilingual MC, Chinese tourism video host and entrepreneur Justin Steele and feature the

spectacular world-class Jin Wu Koon Lion Dance on 3m high poles, a spectacular fast-moving and acrobatic Dragon dance through the streets of Hamilton as well as a prestigious feature performance on the main stage direct from China by the Beijing Dance Academy.

The streets will be filled with food, colour, sounds, markets, amusements and entertainment for an unforgettable day out. All of your favourite restaurants, bars and retail shops along Beaumont St will be open so you can sit back and enjoy the spectacle or get hands-on with the Newcastle 360 Reasons Virtual Reality experience, the immersive multi-sensory 9D cinema and interactive workshops run by The University of Newcastle’s Confucius Institute and Australia China Youth Association students exploring Chinese language mini-courses, calligraphy, traditional handcraft and so much more. 


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