- Timezone: America/New_York
- Date: Sep 14 2019 - Sep 15 2019
- Time: 21:00 - 03:00
Wyndham Moon Festival 2019
With great support from Wyndham Council, local communities and business partners, Asian Business Association of Wyndham Inc. (ABAW) is pleased to invite you and your family to celebrate annual Wyndham Moon Festival.
11:00am – 17:00pm，Sunday 15 September 2019
Encore Events Centre, 80 Derrimut Road, Hoppers Crossing, VIC 3029
- Trade Stalls
- Kids Fun & Education Activities
- Family Friendly Seminar
- Wyndham Multicultural Show
- Little Super Model Show (12:00 – 13:00)
- Wyndham Rising Stars Grand Final Contest (15:00 – 17:00)
The Asian Business Association of Wyndham Incorporated (ABAW) is a not-for-profit organisation registered in Wyndham Victoria with focus on Asian community and business.
ABAW aims to serve residents and enterprises in the City of Wyndham, and provide its members with opportunities to network and share resources to build up a culturally diverse and cohesive community and a prosperous business environment.
ABAW comprises of members who are here to study, starting a new family, business owners and industry professionals. The diversity in its members helps foster an environment in which individuals can support and provide guidance to each other, furthering ABAW’s development and community growth in Wyndham.
Check out ABAW main activities on ABAW facebook
Commercial stalls (non-foods) are open for application, contact ABAW 1300 996 342 or firstname.lastname@example.org, if you or your business are interested in being part of the festival and making contribution to the community.
Learn more about Moon Festival:
The Moon Festival began as early as 3000 years ago which is evident in family traditions and various works of art to reinforce the importance of family union. The Moon Festival was traditionally celebrated by the Chinese, Japanese, Vietnamese, Koreans, Filipinos and many others, and the entire world now recognise the holiday.
Foods: One of the most sought after treats during the Moon Festival is the moon cake, or yuebing (月饼). Moon cakes are a sweet pastry made from wheat or rice flour and sugar and filled with watermelon seed paste, red bean paste, or lotus seed paste for flavor and texture.
Celebrations: The Moon Festival is celebrated in a variety of ways, many families and companies set out lanterns to make the surroundings appear more festive. Some people write riddles on their lanterns, so that people can enjoy solving them with friends or family.
BIG THANKS to great contribution from all Wyndham Moon Festival partners and volunteers:
Point Cook Chinese Friendship Association华联会
Melbourne Yangtze Choir墨尔本长江合唱团
River Chinese Band Melbourne墨尔本江河中乐社
Melbourne Table Tennis Association墨尔本乒乓球协会