Chinese new year 2014 - my stand

Chinese New Year – Horse

20,000 pack Grafton Street in Cairns CBD to welcome Chinese New Year of the Horse in 2014

RECORD crowd numbers crammed into Cairns CBD to welcome in the Chinese New Year of the Horse on Saturday.

About 20,000 people hit Grafton and Shields Sts to watch the parade and take part in the traditional Chinese celebrations, including the awakening of the dragon ceremony used to ring in the new year.

Text and some photos from Cairns Post.

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