On Tuesday 22nd December 2009, the Hong De Lion Dance performers helped opened the new Old Town Kopitiam Mamak restaurant at the QV building. Our lion blessed the restaurant both outside and inside before eating the 'cheng' outside the restaurant. We wish Saw and his team all the best for the new restaurant. This is the second Old Town Kopitiam restaurant in Melbourne, both ope ...
China Tourism Night
The Hong De Lions performed at the Savoy Ballroom at the Grand Hyatt for China Tourism on Monday 7th December. The ballroom was nicely decorated with an oriental black and red theme and our lions really stood out against the decorations. Photos of this event were taken by Digital Image.Event was managed by International Productions, Sydney. ...
Melbourne Chinatown Cultural Day
On Saturday 28th November 2009, Hong De Lions celebrated the opening of the newly re-furbished archways in Chinatown. The funding for the restoration was allocated by the State Government. New lighting along Lt. Bourke Street was also installed. The event was opened by the Victorian Premier, John Brumby, the Lord Mayor of the City of Melbourne, Mr Robert Doyle and Chinatown Pre ...
Lions at the Emerald Peacock and Elwood
Hong De Lions were busy on Friday night with two performances at two different locations. Our wedding lion was in Elwood Sailing Club for Chau and Mike's wedding function and our two gold lions were at a private function at the Emerald Peacock bar in the city. ...
Malaysian 14th National Lion Dance Championships
The all-awaited biennial lion dance competition was held in the Arena of the Stars in Genting, Malaysia this weekend. The top three winners of this competition are eligible to compete for the World Lion Dance title next year. A total of 40 teams entered the Single Lion category. For the first time this year a Double Lion category was introduced with 9 teams registered. After 3 ...
Broadmeadows Community Festival 2009
Hong De Lions travelled to Broadmeadows on Sunday 15th November for the Community Festival. The stage performances ended with our performance and led straight to a parade in the Broadmeadows Shopping Centre. Our music echoed through the shopping centre with a third lion joining in the parade. It was a fun day for us as well as the spectators. This event was hosted by the Hume C ...
Double Double Happiness Lions at Happy Receptions
Hong De's Double Happiness lions were at Happy Receptions in Ascot Vale to congratulate the newly weds, Bill and Thao. The lions entertained the 450 guests at the reception at the start of the night. The bride, dressed in traditional Vietnamese wedding costume matched the colours of our lions and new wedding scrolls. The translations of the two scrolls are 'Forever one heart' a ...
ACLA Function at the Sofitel
The Hong De Lions provided entertainment in the Grand Ballroom at the Sofitel Melbourne for the Australian Corporate Lawyers Association Annual Confererence dinner. The event was sponsored by Sydney-based Lexis Nexis Australia and Middletons Law Firm. Thank you to Jason Aitkens for booking us and Brett Rutledge for the brilliant introduction to the performance. ...
Hong De lion travelled to Tarneit on Sunday 11th October for a housewarming and birthday party. Guests were treated to a string of firecrackers for the occasion. Thank you to Jerry for booking us, click below to see the letter of thanks. ...
Glen Eira College
Our special China National Day lion came out to play at the Glen Eira College on Friday 16th October. We performed Hoksan music followed by a lion dance where the lion had to retrieve a strung up lettuce. We would like to thank Mr Tom Lin for booking us for the performance. ...
CBA Bank Opening RichmondMon 16Dec 09:00 AM313 Victoria Street, Richmond
Footscray Lunar New Year FestivalSun 12Jan 11:00 AMBarkly Street, Footscray
Pop Up ParkSun 19Jan 12:00 PMWerribee City Centre
Melbourne AirportFri 24Jan 10:00 AMT4 and International
Univ of QueenslandFri 24Jan 14:00 PM120 Spencer Street, Melbourne
Sun Kitchen, Albert ParkFri 24Jan 18:45 PM9 Aquatic Drive, Albert Park
Dainty Sichuan South YarraFri 24Jan 19:30 PM176 Toorak Road, South Yarra
Harmony BBQ, MalvernFri 24Jan 19:30 PM42 Glenferrie Road, East Malvern
Ni Hao Kitchen, KewFri 24Jan 20:00 PM300 High Street, Kew
Golden Dragon Palace, Lower TemplestoweFri 24Jan 20:30 PM363 Manningham Road, Lower Templestowe
The GlenSat 25Jan 10:00 AM
The Windsor HotelSat 25Jan 12:00 PM111 Spring Street, Melbourne
The GlenSat 25Jan 14:00 PM
Sun Kitchen, Albert ParkSat 25Jan 18:45 PM9 Aquatic Drive, Albert Park
Ni Hao Kitchen, KewSat 25Jan 18:30 PM300 High Street, Kew