It's a Sydney Chinese New Year! On Sunday, February 10th the Darling Harbour Dragon Boat Race will turn out 3,000+ paddlers starting with the traditional Taoist Eye Dotting Ceremony. A don't miss!
Originating in the rivers of Southern China as a way to encourage prosperous rains, today Dragon Boat racing has evolved into a fast-paced water sport. Feel your heart race in time with the onboard drummers, and marvel at fierce dragons slicing through the water. Arrive early on Saturday morning to experience a traditional Taoist Eye Dotting Ceremony to ensure a safe weekend of racing.