Chinese New Year Dinner 2021

The Tasmanian Chinese community has celebrated the start of the Year of the Ox with a sparkling banquet in a packed Wrest Point restaurant in Hobart. About 140 members, friends, guests and supporters of CCAT attended the highly anticipated dinner held on Saturday, February 13, at Wrest Point’s trendy Kwan Ho Restaurant. The evening began […]

Christmas Luncheon 2020

The CCAT Christmas Luncheon was held at our clubhouse on Sunday 6 December 2020 and was attended by over sixty members, family and friends.  A great time was enjoyed by all, especially in sampling the many delicious and varied savory and sweet dishes provided by everyone. We were very joyfully entertained by several of our […]

CCAT Visit to the Cascade Female Factory

On 13 November 2020, sixteen members of CCAT visited the Cascade Female Factory in South Hobart.  We were guided by Sandra Lo who works as a volunteer at this well-known heritage historic site.  Sandra gave us a very knowledgeable and passionate tour of the site and we all gained a good understanding of the time […]

Information about Novel Coronavirus

The Commonwealth Department of Health has published translated information about novel coronavirus (2019-nCoV) for Chinese-speaking people in Australia. The information is online here: www.health.gov.au This website is the best source of up-to-date national information.

Lunar New Year Festival January 2020

Chinese New Year 2020 – Year of the Rat Come to the Lunar New Year Festival to celebrate the Year of the Rat. The festival features Chinese cultural dances and performances, arts and crafts, lion and dragon dances, drums, calligraphy and children’s events, firecrackers and delicious food. Free entry to this popular family friendly Festival. […]

70th Anniversary Celebration of the Founding of the People’s Republic of China

CCAT attended Dinner to Celebrate the 70th Anniversary of the Founding of the People’s Republic of China CCAT was invited by the Consul-General of the People’s Republic of China in Melbourne to join this celebration together with distinguished guests and other local Chinese associations and businesses at a lavish dinner at Wrest Point on 2 […]

Mid-Autumn Festival September 2019

Mid-Autumn (Moon Cake) Festival The Mid-Autumn Festival, which is also called the Moon Festival or the Mooncake Festival, is celebrated in many East Asian communities during the eighth month, usually September, in the Chinese lunar calendar.  In China, it’s a reunion time for families.  The Mid-Autumn Festival is the second most important festival in China […]