Lunar New Year Celebrations at Westfield Chatswood

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Also called Spring Festival, Lunar New Year is celebrated in China and many other Asian countries as the official kick off to their new year, coinciding with the first new moon of the lunar calendar. This year, Lunar New Year falls on February 12th. From offers to special events, we're here to highlight the festivities happening near you at Westfield Chatswood.

What's happening

From 23 January – 26 February experience the ultimate Lunar New Year celebration at Westfield Chatswood. From grand festive decorations to an auspicious ambience, there is something for everyone.

With fun activities for the kids, cultural performances and unique Spend and Get rewards, you’re sure to have a ox-cellent time!

Snap a pic with our Giant Golden Ox and more!

Take a trip around Westfield Chatswood to see the most beautiful Lunar New Year displays.

From our giant Golden Ox, to a life-sized dragon and our golden inglot prosperity pond, you next stunning pic will definitely be of these gorgeous decorations.

  • Date: Thursday 21 January - Friday 26 February
  • Location: Level 2 near Hawker Lane | Level 3 near Nando's | Level 5 near MYER

Make sure you upload your pics around social media and tag us with #westfieldchatswood

Shop the perfect new look at our Fashion Zodiac Display

Enjoy our stylish fashion display showcasing the 12 different Chinese Animal Zodiac signs featuring fashion from SHEIKE and MYER.

This curation will feature 12 Chinese Zodiac Animals with suggested fashion style advise based on characteristics of each zodiac and fortune for 2020.

  • Date: Thursday 21 January - Friday 26 February
  • Location: Level 4 near SHEIKE

The Chinese Animal Zodiac, a repeating cycle of 12 years, with each year being represented by an animal and its reputed attributes.

Visit the display and get inspiration for your best Lunar New Year look.

Book our Kids Lunar New Year Cake Pop Masterclass

Let the little ones join the team from Sugar Pop Bakery as they teach them to create and decorate Lunar New Year themed cake-pops.

Where: Level 5 near Running Bare
Date: Sunday 31 January + Sunday 7 February
Time: 10am | 11am | 12pm | 1pm (1 hour workshop)

This ox-cellent workshop includes an hour of freestyle Lunar New Year decorating.

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Bring balance to your home with a Feng Shui Workshop

Get your home ready ahead of Lunar New Year 2021.

As one of the leading Feng Shui Masters in Australia, join our Feng Shui workshop with Mina Zheng. She will outline predictions for the year ahead, and provide Feng Shui guidance for people to achieve their best in 2021.

  • Date: Saturday 30 January + Saturday 6 February
  • Time: 10am | 11am | 12pm
  • Location: Level 5 near Running Bare

This 40 minute workshop will cover the outlooks for the 12 animal signs, the Flying Stars (or Energy Patterns) for 2021, and how to harness the natural energy to empower our lives. Then have your chance to ask questions to Mina.

Plus, every participate will walk away with a $10 MYER or $10 Westfield Gift Card!

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The Golden Ingot Challenge

Master the art of hard work and patience, just like the OX in our Golden Ingot Challenge.

Visit our prosperity pond and try your chances for success! Scoop exaclty 800 grams of golden ingots from the prosperity pond to win a $15 Haidilao Hot Pot food voucher.

  • Date: Saturday 6 February + Sunday 7 February
  • Time: 1pm - 5pm
  • Location: Prosperity Pond, Level 5 near MYER

Gain your fortune in this auspicious new year as everyone walks away with a memento from Haidilao Hot Pot in this prosperous challenge for the whole family.

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Take home your very own Year of the Ox personalised fan

Westfield Plus Members get more this Lunar New Year with the chance to take home their very own personalised Year of the Ox fan complete with your name by Ink and Snow.

• Where: Westfield Plus cart, Level 4 near SHEIKE
• Date: Saturday 30 January + Sunday 31 January | Saturday 6 February + Sunday 7 February
• Time: 12pm – 4pm

Simply show us your Westfield Plus membership card to redeem your free gift.

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Celebrate the year of the Ox with Spend and Win

Lunar New Year is a time for fashion, family and food.

That is why we are celebrating with a Spend and Win competition just for you.

Spend $180 on fashion and fresh food and receive a $20 meal voucher from us!

  • Date: Saturday 30 January + Sunday 31 January
  • Time: 1pm - 5pm

Simply present your receipt to staff and enjoy a feast on just in celebration of the New Year.

Experience God of Fortune

Experience a special appearance from the God of Fortune as he roams through Westfield Chatswood spreading New Year happiness and good fortune to all.

  • Date: Saturday 13 February + Sunday 14 February
  • Time: 12pm - 3pm

Be amazed by a Lion Dance performance

Experience a spectacular lion dance performance at Westfield Chatswood.

Join performers as they make their way through the centre spreading the wisdom, good fortune and happiness as embodied by the lion.

  • Date: Friday 12 February
  • Time: 2pm

Enjoy Roaming Performances

From Chinese Calligraphy, to roaming oriental sphere dancers and traditional Chinese harpist, every weekend experience the most magical performances in-centre.

  • Dates: 23 January | 30 January | 6 February | 13 February | 25 February

Traditional Chinese Costume Makeover for Kids

Westfield Plus Members get more this Lunar New Year with exclusive access to our traditional Chinese makeover.

We're inviting Members to book tickets for their little ones to dress up in their very own take-home traditional Qipao outfits and have their hair styled. Once they're done, you'll have a chance to take pictures at our Lunar New Year photo installations.

Date: 20 February
Time: 10am - 2pm

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  • Wednesday, 03 February 2021 | 09:00 AM - Friday, 26 February 2021 | 06:00 PM


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