Dr Caroline Hong

Happy Lunar New Year 2018

China, Korea, Vietnam, Laos, Singapore, Malaysia and many Asian countries celebrate the Lunar New Year as national holidays. Australia celebrates too in a big way through cultural activities and festivities, although not a public holiday. What does the Lunar New Year 2018 mean to...

The rise and rise of Chinese New Year Events in Australia – Welcome to the Year of the Monkey

The City of Sydney celebrates the biggest Chinese New Year event in the world, outside China. 2016 heralds the Year of the Monkey in the Chinese Lunar calendar. It has been reported that people born in the year of the Monkey are ambitious, adventurous, always ready to help...