Awaken the dragon

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In Cen­tral Vic­to­ria, you can see a cen­turies-old Chi­nese rit­ual, the awak­en­ing of the dragon. Bendigo is the only place to see the Easter event that be­gan in the 1870s. One hun­dred thou­sand fire­crack­ers, lion dancers, cym­bals and drums will wake the world’s long­est Im­pe­rial dragon as peo­ple line the city’s streets in Chi­nese cos­tume. Else­where in the city, chil­dren can take part in the Chi­nese

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