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Celebrate LNY with SBS On Demand

In celebration of Lunar New Year, SBS’s commissioned Australian stories are now available with simplified Chinese subtitles

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Lunar New Year

The best in Lunar New Year content from across SBS.

While it’s a time to joyously usher in the start of the new year with family and friends, there are a host of taboos and superstitions associated with Lunar New Year.

SBS Mandarin speaks to the visual designer behind this year's Australia Post Lunar New Year stamps which infuse tradition with a popular Chinese cultural pastime. 



For international students celebrating the Lunar New Year in Australia, it's a time for reconnecting with family members, sharing food, and strengthening family ties. 

Here's what you need to know about the Year of the Rat, including its origins as the first of 12 Chinese Zodiac animals.
Let's change our clocks to Lunar time and start the new year... again (!) with Chinese five-treasure duck, lucky Korean mochi balls and fragrant Burmese snapper. Health, wealth and prosperity, here we...
Lunar New Year events around Australia for 2020

All the essential places and dates that you need to know for catching up with SBS Radio as we ring in the Year of the Rat at events around Australia.


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