Dumpling Masters


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How To Enter

The sky’s the limit with a loot of kooky and creative filling ideas to choose from - think flavours like Neapolitan Ice Cream, Nachos, or even a Pad Thai infused dumpling. Submit your unique and creative dumpling flavours via the form on this page, and don’t forget to give us your list of ingredients and any special instructions!


By entering you could see your very own dumpling flavour brought to life by the New Shanghai team and showcased on the menu for a month, plus also receive a year’s supply of free dumplings! The top eight finalists will also receive a complimentary meal for four at their nearest New Shanghai restaurant.


  1. How old do I have to be to enter? This promotion is open to people aged 14 years or older.

  2. Do I have to be an Australian citizen to enter? No, as long as you live in Australia you can enter.

  3. Can I enter this promotion more than once? Entrants can enter as many times as they like, however entrants can only win one prize and can only submit one entry at a time.

  4. How will the winners be chosen? This promotion is a game of skill. Entrants will be judged by a New Shanghai’s panel of judges on the criteria of originality and creativity of flavour combinations.

  5. How will I know if I’ve won? Winners will be contacted via the email supplied in the entry form.


  1. The competition requires entrants to submit their suggested dumpling flavour via the competition entry form on the New Shanghai website.

  2. To enter, entrants must complete all the required fields in the submission form.

  3. Entries open Wednesday September 18th and close Tuesday 15th October.

  4. Each entry will be judged by New Shanghai’s panel of experts based on the criteria of originality and creativity of flavour combinations.

  5. The top eight (8) entries as awarded by the panel of judges will be announced via New Shanghai social media and website, with individuals notified via email, on Monday 21st October.

  6. The top eight (8) entries will be made available for customers to sample in select New Shanghai restaurants.

  7. The public can vote for their preferred flavour dumpling from the top eight (8) via the New Shanghai website.

  8. Voting commences Friday 25th October and closes Sunday 3rd November.

  9. The winner as voted for by the public will be announced via New Shanghai social media and website, with the individual notified via email, on Wednesday 6th November.

  10. 1 x Major Prize: The winner of most popular dumpling as voted for by the public will be crowned Dumpling Master and have access to free dumplings for a year (T&C’s apply). 8 x Minor Prizes: Complimentary meal for four at nearest New Shanghai for the eight (8) finalists (T&C’s apply).

  11. By entering the competition participants agree to receive communications from New Shanghai.

  12. New Shanghai reserves the right to withdraw or amend the competition as necessary due to circumstances outside its control.