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Government Surprise Change to the 457 VisasBy Abacus VisaThe Australian government dropped a bombshell yesterday by scrapping the Temporary (Skilled) visa (Subclass 457). In his announcement, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull emphasised repeatedly that the dramatic move was to put ‘... Read more
In-ground Pedestrian lights Trial in Chinatown Source: SMH Chinatown Trial LightsThe new lights at the intersection of Hay and Dixon streets in Chinatown.Pedestrians mezmerised by their mobile technology will trial Sydney's first in-ground lights to be installed in the central city at the... Read more
Chinatown Cultural and Historical Walking Tours 201723 April and 14 May 2017BOOK HERE Join Haymarket Chamber of Commerce co-founder George Wing Kee for his reknowned personalised Chinatown Walking Tour. George will provide showcase key historical and cultural sites with his deep... Read more
CHINATOWNDixon Street Building Sold First Time Since 1903 82-84 Dixon Street, Chinatown After four generations the three level building at 82-84 Dixon Street recently sold for $19.9 million. Knight Frank's Dominic Ong, head of Asian markets ran the sale with the... Read more
Haymarket Live Work Play Guide 2017Read online HERE Read more
2017 Forecast －The 丁酉 Fire Rooster Year The rooster crowing before sunrise breaks the dawn. The ancient Chinese considered the rooster to have forecasting abilities. Roosters are intelligent and fast thinkers. Fire Rooster is energetic, passionate and anxious. The rooster enjoys... Read more
Haymarket Chamber of Commerce Chinese New Year Celebrations Banquet Features Special Guest Dr Charlie Teo AMEnjoy our event video HERE and photo highlights below! Photos from L t R: The Eight Restaurant, Official HCC CNY VIP photo and event celebrations with traditional lion dancers.As one of... Read more
Sydney's Chinese New Year 2017 has begun with the Year of the Rooster. Regarded as one of the biggest Chinese populations outside of China and also too one of the most significant CNY Celebrations globally, the city will be illuminated in the bright red colour during the spring festival (Lunar New... Read more
2017 OnwardsAs January eases us back into 2017, it is a good opportunity to use this downtime to recharge for a strong year ahead. Here are some relaxation suggestions that Entrepreneur.com has drawn from super successful people;Get activeMeditate and relaxRead, learn and expand your mind Network... Read more
HCC EC 2016/17From L to R: front row: Linda McCreath, George Wing Kee, Simon Chan, Karen Soo, Richard Hughes, Back row from L to R: Peter Wong, Aaron Stathi, Jonathon Wong, Stephen Wan, Peter Bannister, , Vaughn de Vocht, Ryan Tian, Grace Shen and Anthony Keirann. Brad Chan and Jessie Xiao... Read more
HCC's 10th Anniversary Event2016 marks HCC's 10th Anniversary a landmark year for HCC and Haymarket's 3000 businesses and 16,000 residents. HCC continues to grow year by year thanks to the tremendous volunteer leadership of our HCC Executive team, HCC Members, HCC sponsors; City of Sydney,... Read more
Market of Lights 2016Dixon StreetProudly brought to you by HCC and City of SydneyThe arrival of 38 fiery Monkey Light Scultpures along Dixon Street Haymarket were warmly welcomed by over 100,000 visitors during its 10 day long stay in June 2016.Photography: Aaron Stathi As a... Read more
HCC Night of Lights 30 May 2016 Our networking Night of Lights event on the Monday night was kindly hosted by Events Cinema Gold Class and attracted over 70 guests, offered a private Gold Class screening of Monkey King 2 and a few lucky guest s caught a glimpse of Jodie Forster. HCC... Read more
Red-Fire Monkey Light Sculptures Launches in HaymarketDIXON STREETFriday 3 – Sunday 12 June 2016 Market of Lights 2016 launches in south Dixon Street on the evening of Friday 3 June illuminating the heart of Chinatown with 38 tree loving Red-fire Monkey Light Sculptures.... Read more
Haymarket businesses on board for free adviceFind out more HERE Small business owners can take advantage of free professional advice from industry experts when the Small Biz Bus pulls into Haymarket next month.Operated by the Office of the NSW Small Business Commissioner, the Small Biz Bus... Read more
Chinatown Cultural Walking Tours WATCH VIDEO HIGHLIGHT HERE George Wing Kee conducts famous personalised Chinatown walking tours throughout Haymarket. George's 2 hour guided tours feature key historical and cultural sites throughout Chinatown... Read more
HCC CNY Red Fire Monkey Year 2016 Event Photo Highlights!With Lion Dancers, exotic fruit, young magicians, Chinese dancers and over 100 prizes during a 12 course banquet HCC would like to thank The Hon. Malcolm Turnbull Prime Minister of Australia and Lucy Turnbull AO, The Hon.... Read more
HCC Redfire Monkey Chinese New Year Banquet 2016Less than 3 Weeks To Go! 2016 represents the Chinese zodiac of the Redfire Monkey; forecast to be a year of vitality, optimism and innovation for business. Join HCC and our Guests of Honor Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull and Lucy... Read more
The business community in Haymarket is well represented by groups engaged in retail and personal services, tourist, cultural and leisure, professional and business services, finance and financial services, and food and drink.
Haymarket Chinatown is a great place to live in, work, trade, even visit for tourists’ behalf. Being part of such community is a delightful experience; whether you’re a resident or a tourist since Haymarket Chamber of Commerce guarantees the welfare of everyone.
Be amazed as you uncover the rich culture of Haymarket Chinatown .With number of tourist destinations that tell the community’s history, you’ll be filled with relevant facts as you visit and stroll around the place. In fact, Haymarket Chinatown welcomes 2.5 million tourists per annum to experience the diversity on offer.