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What’s on this Lunar New Year at Westfield Albany

Celebrated globally in countries including China, Singapore, Indonesia, Malaysia, Thailand, Cambodia, Australia, Mauritius and the Philippines, Lunar New Year is easily one of the biggest festivals in the world. This year, Lunar New Year falls on 1st February and lasts for 15 days. From offers to special events, here's a round up of everything you need for the festivities with family and friends, and to welcome a prosperous year of the Tiger.

What's happening

Keep up to date with what's on at Westfield Albany this Lunar New Year. Discover all of our events and stay in the know with Westfield Plus.

Lunar New Year Pavilion

Take a stroll through our Lunar New Year Pavilion and celebrate the year of the Tiger. Light up your virtual Zodiac Lantern and release a virtual lantern to carry wishes and good fortune to the year ahead. To light up your virtual lantern, scan the QR code located at the Pavilion display.
27th Jan – 13th Feb

Red Envelopes and Fortune Cookies

Westfield Plus members are invited to redeem a red pocket with gold chocolate coins and a fortune cookie. Find our treat cart on level 2, near Decjuba. From 12pm – 3pm.
4th Feb – 6th Feb

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Lunar New Year: Light Up Your Virtual Zodiac Lantern

Inspired by the Lantern Festival which marks the final day of Lunar New Year, light and release a virtual lantern to carry wishes and good fortune for the year ahead.

To light your virtual lantern, scan the QR code located at the Lunar New Year Pavilion on level 2 near Michael Hill, receive a 2022 horoscope based on your Chinese zodiac.
February 1 - February 16

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Year of the Tiger

The year 2022 is the Year of the Tiger. In Chinese culture, those born in the Year of the Tiger are said to be hard working, intelligent and reliable, and well known for never demanding praise.

Want to discover more about Lunar New Year?
Discover the best of Lunar New Year beauty here >> and the best fashion edits for your zodiac sign here >>

Feeling hungry? Discover where to dine with family and friends to celebrate The Year of The Tiger here >> and read about 5 lucky, healthy and mouth-watering recipes for Lunar New Year here >>

Cooking up a storm

From fish to noodle dishes, we're here to help make feeding family and friends at home easy. Add a modern twist to your Lunar New Year spread with these simple yet tantalising dishes.

Want more recipe inspiration? Head over here >

Need help navigating the centre?

If you need to locate a specific store or event but are not sure where it is, visit our friendly Customer Service team on level 2 near Farmers or call them on 09-9789211 and they will be able to direct you to the right location.

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