HAYMARKET CHAMBER’S CHINATOWN WALKING FREE PHONE APP,

HAYMARKET CHAMBER’S CHINATOWN WALKING FREE PHONE APP,

Supported by the City of Sydney, has just been launched in time for Chinese New Year 2013. Based on one of our founding members, George Wing Kee’s famous Chinatown Walking Tours, this Android and IPhone Application will be Australia’s first ever digital cultural and historical walking tours of…

CHINESE NEW YEAR EVENTS 2013

The Chamber attended the Australian Chinese Community Association’s (ACCA) annual CNY dinner, Westpac’s annual CNY harbour cruise and City of Sydney’s inaugrual Twilight Parade. Here are some photos of the Committee who met with ACCA guest speakers NSW Leader Barry O’Farrell and Federal Minister…

Sydney skyline to get 240 metre apartment block

The southern end of the Sydney city is about to get an additional 400-plus new apartments in a tower billed as the tallest residential block in Sydney. The project will be developed by Chinese company Greenland Group, which has lodged plans for a $600 million development of 240 metre…

UTS SIGN SUN YAT-SEN UNIVERSITY DEAL

The Prime Minister of Australia, The Hon Julia Gillard, last week witnessed the signing of the Key Technology Partnership agreement by UTS and Sun Yat-sen University (SYSU). SYSU is located in Guangzhou and is UTS’s fourth Key Technology Partner in mainland China.

Simon Chan receives the NSW Premiere’s Multicultural Award for Arts and Culture

Congratulations to Simon Chan, Chamber secretary and Art Atrium Gallery owner, after being nominated by Australian Chinese Community Association and receiving the NSW Premier’s Multicultural Award for Arts and Culture award which was presented by The Hon Barry O’Farrell and Victor Dominello MP at…

Thomas Street Plans

The Lord Mayor presented the concept plans of Thomas Street upgrade in Chinatown recently as part of the 2010 Chinatown Public Domain Plan which outlines ten projects for improvements to streets and public spaces in the next ten years. The Thomas Street upgrade is the second stage of the Plan….