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Current Exhibition


Chinese Anzacs: Chinese Australians and World War One

14 July 2014 – 31 July 2015

When World War One was declared in 1914, Australia rallied behind the Allied efforts. More than 330,000 mobilised personnel were called to action, of which, a small proportion were Australians of Chinese descent. Billy Sing, Caleb Shang and Hunter Poon are some of the well-known Chinese Australians who served in the frontline.… Read more

Upcoming Exhibition


Flora Masterworks by Chinese Master Painter Wenli Huang

8 – 13 August 2015

This exhibition presents paintings by notable Chinese painter and calligrapher, Huang Wenli. Ms Huang was born in Shenyang and graduated from the Lu Xun Academy of Fine Arts, in Liaoning Province. She is a professor at Beijing National University as well as a Master Instructor at Liaoning Province’s Artists Association.… Read more

Upcoming Event

Support our Collectors’ 30th Anniversary Publication

Submit form by Sunday 30 August 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