Chinese New Year

Chinese Community at the Market

Friday, February 19, 2016

Just after 1852 ships doing business in Southern China spread news of the discovery of gold in Victoria. At the time, population density in Kwantung province had put a strain on food supplies and so …

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Chinese New Year Recipes: Too-Easy Chinese Dumplings

Tuesday, February 10, 2015

Featuring Steven & Jennifer Luo, Stalls 30 – 35, H Shed It’s traditional for families to get together for a meal over Chinese New Year, and while there aren't any special dishes that are served solely at …

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What’s Your Chinese Zodiac?

You were born 1912, 1924, 1936, 1948, 1960, 1972, 1984, 1996, 2008 Your sign is the Rat What’s so good about rats? They’re thoughtful and steady, but sometimes overly cautious. They tend to have a positive outlook and …

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What is the Year of the Goat All About?

Friday, February 6, 2015

We can all agree that 2014 was, well, tumultuous. But with the imminent arrival of Chinese New Year on 19 February, what can we expect for 2015, the Year of the Goat? Breathe a sigh …

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