EventsLevel 1, Temporary ExhibitionsFinding Gold DisplayChinese Museum Melbourne Location

Current Exhibition

Queensland Dragon: Chinese in the North

26 September 2015 – March 2016

A century ago, Chinese migrants constituted 20 to 30 per cent of the population of north Queensland’s major towns – Cairns, Port Douglas, Geraldton (Innisfail), Cooktown, Maytown, Atherton and Croydon. Numbering twenty-five to thirty thousand, these north Queensland Chinese workers played a significant role in the establishment, development and ongoing survival of townships in Far North Queensland.… Read more

Upcoming Exhibition

Upcoming Event

Support our Collectors’ 30th Anniversary Publication

Submit form by Sunday 30 September 2015

Our Museum is turning 30 this year! To celebrate the Museum’s cultural and community milestones during our 30-year history, we will be producing a Collectors’ 30th Anniversary Publication.

The content will include insights into Chinese Australian History since the 1850s, but also significant references to the Chinese Community in today’s Australian society.… Read more