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HCC Youth Leadership Sub Committee From L to R: Jeffrey Tan, Arthur Chao, Kerena Tran, Serena Tran, Hayden Wong and James Cui We recently come across this quote that 'True leaders don't create followers they create more leaders' (ref: Unknown), it is apparent that HCC is focusing on... Read more

Chinese Garden of Friendship Advisory Committee Announced TV coverageThe NSW Government recently appointed five members to the newly formed Chinese Garden of Friendship advisory committee. Providing independent advice on the long-term planning and strategic management of the Chinese... Read more

 In response to the News.com.au article 'Why Chinese Centres of Australian Cities are Changing'; Simon Chan, President of Haymarket Chamber of Commerce, wishes to make a number of correction and clarification to the article 'Chinatowns in Australia are dying' published in news.com.au... Read more

MEDIA RELEASE 26 JULY 2017  Chinatown Sydney Historical Walking Tour now available on izi.TRAVEL. app. Exploring Chinatown Sydney and the Haymarket area has never been a more exciting and rewarding experience.  The Haymarket Chamber of Commerce is excited to announce it’s... Read more

HCC AGM & NEW EC 2017/18   19 July 2017

HCC NEW EC 2017 / 18From front L to R: Linda McCreath, Honorary Member George Wing Kee, HCC President Simon Chan, HCC VP Jessie Xiao,  Honorary Member Peter Wong, Aaron Stathi, HCC Treasurer Peter Bannister, HCC Secretary Richard Hughes, Public Officer Jonathon Wong, Anthony Keirann, Karen Soo... Read more

HCC Welcomes Novotel Sydney Central as a New SponsorHCC is very pleased to welcome Novotel Sydney Central as a new HCC Sponsor for 2017/18.  As one of the leading boutique hotels in Haymarket, Novotel Sydney Central is located on Thomas Street only 5 minutes from Central Station, alongside The... Read more

Sushi SuccessTalking of innovative local Haymarket businesses, HCC enjoyed a special Winter Networking evening and pre-launch of our HCC Vice President Jessie Xiao's new venue Umi Sushi and Sake Bar.  With almost 70 guests, thank you to our many attendees / members who provided us with their... Read more

Small Agile Businesses   24 June 2017

Small Agile Businesses There are millions of small businesses in Australia who represent almost half of Australia's workforce -- having almost become the backbone of our economy  (acknowledged in the recent Federal budget), let us recognise our SMEs' strength, awareness and agility. that... Read more

MARKET OF GOLD LIGHTS Raining Gold Along Dixon Street Thursday 8 June - Sunday 18 June 2017 Illuminating the heart of Chinatown with 72 gold coin light installations throughout south Dixon Street trees, Market of Lights 2017 will rain animated lights of gold coins during 10 magical... Read more

The end of the 457 (or is it?)Article courtesy if Abacus Visa ImmigrationFor a more comprehensive list of changes to the 457 visa, the new TSS visa and their impact on visa applicants and employers, read the Newsflash here.Our string of past reports (in December 2013, March 2015,... Read more

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HCC Spring InvitationJoin us this September at our special Spring Networking event on Tuesday 26 September at one of Sydney's top roof top bars, Zeta Bar, The Hilton Sydney.BOOK HERE Read more

HCC AGM & NEW EC 2017/18   19 July 2017

HCC NEW EC 2017 / 18From front L to R: Linda McCreath, Honorary Member George Wing Kee, HCC President Simon Chan, HCC VP Jessie Xiao,  Honorary Member Peter Wong, Aaron Stathi, HCC Treasurer Peter Bannister, HCC Secretary Richard Hughes, Public Officer Jonathon Wong, Anthony Keirann, Karen Soo... Read more

Sushi SuccessTalking of innovative local Haymarket businesses, HCC enjoyed a special Winter Networking evening and pre-launch of our HCC Vice President Jessie Xiao's new venue Umi Sushi and Sake Bar.  With almost 70 guests, thank you to our many attendees / members who provided us with their... Read more

MARKET OF GOLD LIGHTS Raining Gold Along Dixon Street Thursday 8 June - Sunday 18 June 2017 Illuminating the heart of Chinatown with 72 gold coin light installations throughout south Dixon Street trees, Market of Lights 2017 will rain animated lights of gold coins during 10 magical... Read more

Vivid Sydney Festival starts this Friday 26 May and will run until Saturday 17 June (23 nights in total). During this time it is expected there will be over 2 million visitors to Vivid Sydney precincts. TfNSW will run over 9,000 additional transport services and close major... 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

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

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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

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Business

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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