Great places to dine, discover and celebrate Lunar New Year

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It’s time to welcome the Year of the Dragon – a symbol of power, strength and luck.

From mouth-watering meals to spectacular fireworks, there’s plenty to see and do in the neighbourhoods around the Suburban Rail Loop (SRL) East stations in Cheltenham, Clayton, Monash, Glen Waverley, Burwood and Box Hill.

Lunar New Year celebrations began on Saturday 10 February and run for around two weeks. It’s a great time to explore your area and support local traders.

The SRL team will be out at the Box Hill Chinese Lunar New Year Festival on Saturday 17 February and the Glen Waverley Lunar New Year and Lantern Festival on Sunday 18 February.

Come and chat to the team and learn more about how the new SRL underground stations will transform travel and support thriving local neighbourhoods into the future.

Explore your community

Explore how the communities in Cheltenham, Clayton, Monash, Glen Waverley, Burwood and Box Hill have evolved over time and the bright future ahead of these neighbourhoods.

SRL East will deliver immediate benefits for Melbourne’s east and south east, with faster and more reliable public transport and greater access to jobs, health services and education. The new underground stations will attract more people, housing, businesses and investment into these areas.

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