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SYDNEY PLANNING & DEVELOPMENT  Haymarket Library Announcement  Dr John Yu and Lord Mayor Clover Moore HCC congratulates the Museum of Chinese in Australia (MOCA) who have secured the heritage Haymarket Library building in Chinatown Sydney.   Announced last week by the... Read more

HCC INTERVIEWS Jeffrey Tran HCC Executive Committee Member Director Nationwide Electrical How would you describe your business? I’m running our family business which was established almost 30 years ago. We specialise in the distribution of portable gas cooking appliances and accessories... Read more

Adapting To A New World    12 June 2020

'Let your advanced worrying become your advanced thinking and planning. ' – Winston Churchill  Adapting To A New World During this transformational and historical moment to pause, according to a report by PWC's global strategists, businesses will need to rethink and redesign their... Read more

Government Support For BusinessesSource: Forward Business  Read more

Local Kindness & LeadershipINTERVIEWPaul WalkerGroup ManagerPubs and Metro HotelsHCC member Palace Hotels has been showing incredible kindness and generosity in supporting our local community.  To inspire and share this story we interviewed Paul Walker from the Metro Group.  ... Read more

A Time to Lead with Purpose and HumanityThese unprecedented times asks for our leaders to display their true values through empathy, agility and foresight to pave a new way ahead.  According to a US survey, 56 % of consumers report that they are very interested about how brands are helping in... Read more

Covid 19April 2020 The current Covi 19  pandemic has a significant impact on all of us, both in the short term and the long term. Therefore it might be a good time for us to reflect upon our lives and contemplate our future, while we take a break from our usual busy lives.Responses... Read more

How The World Might Change  In the midst of these precarious times, market forecasts have begun. The Economist US surmises that in the long run, companies that survive will have to master a new environment as the crisis and the response to it accelerates three trends:  Faster... Read more

Multi LevelGovernment SupportThis last week and month has been historic with local, state and federal governments announcing high impact support financially in response to Covid 19 crisis.As our businesses seek strategies and ways to sustain, maintain and adapt during these uncertain times, the... Read more

GOOD NEWSHCC has sought for the City of Sydney to recognise the history and culture of Chinatown. The famous iconic Dixon Street archways are not currently listed as local heritage items on Sydney Local Environmental Plan 2012 or on the State Heritage Register. The City is currently planning a... Read more


 HCC CNY Haymarket Heartbeat 2019Haymarket was transformed into a vibrant stage for street culture, street food, artisan desserts, a central live centre stage entertainment, pop-up art gallery, live art bringing culture to the streets with Haymarket Hearthbeat. With over 30 music and dance... Read more

  HCC's 4th Chinese New Year of the Pig 2019 Banquet Celebrations With more than 300 special guests and VIP friends of HCC celebrated a very festive and enjoyable banquet on 15 February 2019. Thank you to our wonderful special VIP speakers; NSW Premier Gladys Berejiklian, Jodi... Read more

 Chinese New Year Banquet  I n v I t a t I o n  Celebrate the exciting Chinese New Year of the EARTH PIG 2019 with HCC.   Forecast to be a year of fortune and luck, 2019 will be full of joy, friendship and love;  an auspicious year ahead for all.  This... Read more

 Celebrating Chinese New Year, Haymarket will be transformed into a vibrant stage for street culture, street food, artisan desserts, a central live centre stage entertainment in bringing culture to the streets with Haymarket Hearthbeat 2019.  This first time event  will beat... Read more

HCC Gardens Christmas 2019HCC's Chinese Garden of Friendship's Christmas event featured many special guests with The Hon. Victor Dominello, Lord Mayor Clover Moore and The Hon. Mark Coure and Alex Greenwich MP and almost 100 guests who all enjoyed the cool breeze flowing throughout the beautiful... Read more

Chinese Garden of Friendship2018 Celebrations I n v i t a t i o n Limited tickets available.Celebrate the end of the year with HCCand ourGuesta of Honor:The Hon. Victor Dominello MP &Lord Mayor Clover Moore during a magical evening at the beautiful tranquil Chinese Garden of... Read more

30th Anniversary Chinese Gardens of Friendship   Despite the heavy showers, the  30th Anniversary Celebration of the Chinese Gardens of Friendship in Haymarket Chinatown was ablaze with colour, delicious aromas and the sharing of Chinese culture in a most celebratory event... Read more

HCC Welcomes New EC 2018/19   29 October 2018

HCC Annual General MeetingHCC's 2018 Annual General Meeting was held in early October and we are very fortunate to welcome our nine committed and talented  professionals who were successfully nominated as our Haymarket Chamber of Commerce Executive Committee for 2018/19.HCC... Read more

Asia Panel Event Highlights 2018HCC Asia Panel L to R: Ming Long, Dr Geoff Raby, Simon Chan, Karen Soo & Andrea Ho.This year's Asia Panel 2018 focused on Australasian leadership with panel speakers Ming Long, Chairperson, AMP Capital Funds Management Ltd, Dr Geoff Raby, Former Australian... Read more

HCC Asia Panel Tues 2 Oct 2018   19 September 2018

HCC Asia Panel Tuesday 2 October 2018  You are invited to attend HCC’ s  bi-annual Asia Panel  which will be held in 2 weeks time. Our special  panel of speakers will focus on “Australasian leadership”  and  explore the importance of the cultural diversity element... 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.

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