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2015 Moon Festival

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JWK took to Chinatown over two weekends in September to celebrate the annual Moon Festival. Our street performances were slightly hampered by odd showers, but crowds braved the weather to catch our lions. We then joined the Australian Martial Arts Academy and Chinese Youth League with several performances at Centre Court, Market City.

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Market City Moon Festival 2014

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Market City celebrated its biggest ever Moon Festival with Jin Wu Koon this year. We had two teams perform six pole routines this weekend to hundreds of enthusiastic shoppers. Moon Festival a major Chinese celebration, second only to Chinese New Year. Originally a harvest festival celebrated by Chinese peoples, the festival is held on the…

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Hyde Park Night Noodle Markets

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The Night Noodle Markets! The landmark event of Sydney’s Good Food Month. For three weeks, Hyde Park was transformed into an Asian style food market, sampling dishes from all Asian cuisines. JWK joined in the fun with three pole performances on Friday the 11th, 18th and 25th of October.

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2013 Twilight Parade

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One of Sydney’s favourite events, the Chinese New Year Twilight Parade took to George Street on Sunday 17 February. Bringing a magical beauty to the summer evening, floats, lanterns and dancers weaved their way, snake-like, from Sydney Town Hall down to Harbour Street, illuminated by stunning projections on city buildings. More than 100,000 attended the…

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40th Anniversary of Chinese/Australian Diplomatic Relations

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2012 marked the 40th anniversary of diplomatic relations between China and Australia. It is an important milestone for the rapidly expanding relationship between the two countries. Jin Wu Koon, along with several troupes from around Sydney, helped celebrate the evolution and initiatives of Australia-China relations at Tumbalong Park in Darling Harbour.

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