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Melbourne Lunar New Year Dragon Boat Festival 2024

25 February @ 7:00 pm - 26 February @ 3:00 am AEDT

Celebrate Lunar New Year with Dragon Boat Racing at Docklands!

Are you ready for a thrilling and festive experience?

Join us on Sunday 25 February 2024 for the Lunar New Year Dragon Boat Festival at Victoria Harbour, Docklands. This event is presented by Dragon Boat Victoria, City of Melbourne and CNY United.

You will witness the traditional eye dotting ceremony to awaken the dragons and the blessing of the boats and water for safe racing. You will also enjoy the cultural performance, lion dance, family activities and food trucks.

Whether you are a paddler or a spectator, you will have a blast at this Dragon Boat Festival.

Don’t miss this opportunity to celebrate this special tradition, dragon boating and the spirit of friendly competition. For more information, please visit the Lunar New Year Festival | Dragon Boat Victoria Inc.

See you there!


25 February @ 7:00 pm AEDT
26 February @ 3:00 am AEDT
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Dragon Boat Victoira (DBV)
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Victoria Harbour
Harbour Esplanade
Docklands, VIC 3008 Australia
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