Leading up to Chinese New Year celebrations in Federation Square, Hong De Lion will be conducting lion dance classes at the Amphitheatre in Federation Square. We had our first class on the weekend and created a bit of interest with passers by. Some sat and watched most of our session. We will be there again next Saturday 17/12 and also on Sunday 8/1/2012. Please drop by and say ...
Hong De lion was at the Victoria State Library forecourt yesterday to help promote Jetstar's special discount fares to Beijing. Our lion and Buddha entertained lunch time crowds enjoying the beautiful Melbourne weather outside the Library. Jetstar staff were handing out pamphlets and Jetstar fortune cookies to passers by. ...
Malaysian National Lion Dance Championship 2011
The finals for the 15th National Malaysian Lion Dance competition was held in the Arena of the Stars in Genting last weekend. A total of 20 teams participated in the Preliminary held over two days. The top eight teams performed in the Finals on Sunday 21/11. With thanks to modern technology, we were able to get live score updates straight from the Arena! We would like to thank ...
Dr Sun Yat Sen Memorial
Hong De lions teamed up with Chinese Youth Society of Melbourne and Chinese Masonic Society to help celebrate the unveiling of a statue of Dr Sun Yat Sen in Chinatown Square. This event was opened by Dr Sun's Grand Daughter who travelled from Hawaii with her son. This event is a culmination of a series of events to celebrate the centenary of the Chinese Republican Revolution. W ...
Multicultural Day at Atherton Gardens
Hong De lion performed for the Atherton Gardens Residents Association on their Multicultural Day in Fitzroy last weekend. The event was largely attended by residents around Atherton Gardens. This the second time we have performed for the Atherton Gardens group. Thank you to Hai for inviting us to perform again. ...
Chelsea Market Opening
Hong De lions travelled to the seaside suburb of Chelsea for the opening of the Chelsea Shopping centre yesterday. The lions attracted a small crowd of Saturday shoppers in the shopping centre. The Mayor of Kingston, Mr Ron Brownless was there to officiate the opening. Congratulations and best wishes to Jenny and Jay! ...
Melbourne Cup Day Wedding
On the day after our team arrived back from Sentosa, we were out again with our Double Happiness lions at Betty and Kevin's wedding at Willows Reception on St Kilda Road. Our lions greeted the newly weds when they arrived at the reception and escorted them inside with two red ribbons. Once inside, the lions tied the ribbons together so that the couple was joined. The lions ente ...
The Pot Sticker
Hong De lion was pleased to open another one of Eric's new restaurant venture, The Pot Sticker at 58 Hawthorn Road, Caulfield on Thursday 13th October. The cuisine at the restaurant is Asian Fusion. We wish Eric well in his new venture, the menu looks good and the restaurant is impeccably decorated! ...
RW Sentosa International Lion Dance Championship
Our two day event at Sentosa certainly went very quickly. Our team arrived two days before the competition to prepare for it. We all stayed at the Hard Rock Hotel at Resorts World, which was very nice, overlooking Universal Studios. We must thank Denny Kurniawan (Indonesia Kun Seng Keng) for convincing us to go in the first place, Anton Chandra (Indonesia KSK) and Andri Wijay ...
RWS International Lion Dance Championship 2011
Hong De Lion Dance is very excited to be invited to the Resorts World Sentosa International Lion Dance Championship on the 28th and 29th October. The Championship is an invitational event with 12 participating teams from China, Hong Kong, Taiwan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore and of course Australia. Please find event details on link below. Our team has been very busy prepari ...
St Leonards College BrightonThu 11Feb 10:00 AM
Golden Dragon Palace 1Thu 11Feb 20:30 PM
Federation SquareFri 12Feb 12:00 PM
Golden Dragon Palace 2Sat 13Feb 20:30 PM
Highpoint Shopping CentreSat 13Feb 12:00 PM12pm and 2pm performances
Roti Road HighpointSat 13Feb 13:00 PM
Golden Dragon Palace 3Sat 13Feb 20:00 PM
South Melbourne MarketSun 14Feb 11:00 AM11am and 12pm performances
Moonee Valley RacecourseFri 19Feb 18:00 PM
Roti Road FootscraySat 20Feb 19:30 PM
ACBC LNY FunctionThu 25Feb 18:00 PM