Canberra Moon Festival (CMF) is the FIRST multi-Asian cultural festival event in Canberra.
Moon Festival (aka Mid-Autumn Festival) itself in lunar calendar celebrates harvest and reunion in many Asian cultures. CMF intends to present the concept of “One Community, One World, One Big Family” to our beloved multicultural capital city. It is created to become a cultural sensation and tourist attraction for not only Asians celebrate the festival but also all Canberrans and visitors across Australia - the ”September National Multicultural Festival”.
This year CMF is expecting to entertain 30,000+ guests over 3 days (Friday 13 - Sun 15 September) with fun, educational and family-friendly programs for all ethnic and age groups. Activities range from a DJ disco night, ongoing professional and community performances, exotic and local food/drink stalls to family-friendly amusement facilities.
2016: The concept of CMF was initially formed and a prototype event run by a voluntary operating team - the precursor of current CMF organiser.
2017: Eastar Media, Event & Marketing (non-profit) was established and CMF launched officially.
2018: Canberra Moon Festival evolved and became a 3 days event.
2019: Fun Canberra was estabilish.