Sydney Lunar Festival - Dragon Boat Races

Saturday 09 February 2019 to Sunday 10 February 2019

Dragon Boat racing has been a Chinese cultural institution for more than 2,000 years, and it's now an international sport. One of the most anticipated events of Sydney Lunar Festival, these 12 metre dragon-headed vessels race to the beat of a drum, and you can watch the exhilarating spectacle up close at Cockle Bay wharf in Darling Harbour.

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