Chinese-Australian Community in Challenging Times

Chinese-Australian Community in Challenging Times Chinese-Australians are committed to the ongoing values of equality, prosperity and security, shared by all Australians, regardless of their ethnicity or background. This was the key takeaway from a national roundtable hosted by the Chinese Community Council of Australia, in conjunction with its branches in Victoria and New South Wales. … Read more

Speech by Marion Lau OAM

Speech by Marion Lau OAM at Chinese Community COVID-19 Vaccination Information Session 3 June 2021 This meeting is taking place on the land of diverse groups of traditional custodians across Victoria. I would like to pay my sincere respect to the elders past, present and emerging, and share the recognition of their continuous connection to … Read more

Seeking Participants in Research on COVID-19 Related Racism

HAVE YOU EXPERIENCED COVID-19 RELATED RACISM? If you: are Chinese Australian over the age of 18. have experienced COVID-19 related racism in Melbourne (or surrounding areas). are comfortable sharing your story. I am hopeful you will participate in research for my thesis. I would really appreciate you sharing your experiences with me. I hope to … Read more

Covid-19 Vaccination Community Information Session on 3 June 2021

Covid-19 Vaccination Community Information Session (维州华人社区新冠疫苗信息说明会) Time: Thursday 3rd June 2021 (6:30-8:00 p.m.) Venue: Online (Zoom link TBA) RSVP via to by 31 May. 6:30PM – 7:30PM (Main session in English, Professor Benjamin Cowie will deliver 15 mins presentation, and 45 mins Q&A); 7:30PM – 8:00PM (Community discussion in Chinese, Mandarin-speaking) Please email … Read more

Chinese-Australian Youth Leadership Program Launched in Melbourne

The long-anticipated Chinese-Australian Youth Leadership Program has been successfully launched on 11 March 2021 in Melbourne.

The Chinese-Australian Youth Leadership Program, funded by the Victorian Government and organised by CCCAV in conjunction with Leadership Victoria, has a focus on community leadership, empowerment and advocacy for positive change for young people who demonstrate a keen interest in community engagement and the potential to emerge as community leaders. The first cohort of ten participants of the program was selected from a large number of applicants via a rigorous selection process.

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重走淘金路 — 纪念华人罗布之行 160 周年

一百六十年前,来自中国的淘金者,为了节省向维州政府缴付不公平的人头税,结果于南澳鱼港小镇 Robe 登陆,再徒步行走去维州的金矿工作。 大家从这件事可以看出当时的中国人所面对的困境是多严重。 今年是从 Robe 徒步前去 Ballarat 的 160 周年纪念,所以维州澳华社区议会组织了一系列活动去纪念这件事,其中一个叫做重走淘金路 向罗布之路致敬的活动,于 5 月 6 日开始,一直到 5 月 25 日完结。温楚良就这项活动访问了维州多元文化厅长 Robin Scott、澳华社区议会主席陈振良先生及议会顾问刘秀凤女士。

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