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Gen Z More Stressed Than Gen Z and Baby Boomers  While older age groups face the biggest health risks from the virus itself, and Millennials and Generation X are navigating the dual challenges of remote work and home- schooling, it is 18- to 24-year-olds who have reported the highest levels of... Read more

Local Kindness & Leadership   26 July 2020

Local Kindness & Leadership INTERVIEW Paul Walker Group Manager Pubs and Metro Hotels HCC 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

  Sydney’s Chinatown is a Reflection of Australia's MulticulturalismSince the ceremonial entrance arches were installed in 1980, Chinatown has undergone significant redevelopment.Mention “Chinatown” and many people imagine a closed ethnic enclave – a place to immerse oneself in an exotic... Read more

Think Local Act Local   24 July 2020

Think Local Act Local Patience, resilience and local sustenanceFor two decades our economy has thrived dependant on global markets though this no longer applies as our economy and society reform and consolidate during these unprecedented times.  From Sydney’s CBD to outer suburbs and regional... Read more

NSW COVID Safe Business As of 20 July 2020  The NSW Government has eased restrictions for the community and business owners to adhere to COVID-19 Safety.  Find out more HERE Business owners can register their business as COVID Safe to show their commitment to helping stop the spread... Read more

Future Restaurants and Cafes - The Change of Trade Australian food expert Matt Preston recently discussed how cafes, restaurants and the hospitality industry might be change forever due to the historically tough and high impact times we are experiencing;Multiple and new entry and exit points to... Read more

Recovery To Reform Small Business $3000 Recovery Grant Announced  The NSW Government's $10,000 Small Business Support Grant closes today and to date has already received more than 49,000 applications for the grants worth $490 million.  The NSW Treasurer recently stated that the... Read more

HCC NEW MEMBERS June 2020HCC is very pleased to welcome our New Members this month:Find out more by clicking through to their websites.    Read more

HCC Member InterviewRuby CheungDirectorWilliam BuckHow would you describe your industry right now?For William Buck visiting our clients and spending time with them in person has always been a big part of how we work and COVID-19 put this to a grinding halt. As an industry we had to very quickly... Read more


Official Chinatown CNY Banquet Friday 7 February 2020 As the Chinese New Year began its annual 2 week celebrations on the 25 January until the 7 February 2020 the amazing invigorating and high impact Lunar New Year celebrations the City of Sydney brought to the city was incomparable to other... Read more

INVITATIONCelebrate the exciting Chinese New Year of the Metal Rat with HCC! Friday 7 February 2020 @ 6pm Join HCC Executive Team, members and our very Special Guests  to celebrate CNY 2020 with exciting and unique entertainment, 12 course banquet, drinks and many prizes. Limited places... Read more

HCC Christmas & Vibe Hotel Sussex Street Rooftop Launch Event HighlightsThank you to our almost 85 guests and special guests, MP Alex Greenwich, Deputy Lord Mayor Jess Scully with City of Sydney Councillors Philip Thalis and Craig Chung who attended our wonderful end of 2019 Christmas... Read more

City of Sydney Launches Lunar New Year of the Rat 2020 with LUNAR LANES  Date and time: Saturday 25 January 2020, 5pm-10pm Location: Sussex St, Hay St, Harbour St, Little Hay St and Dixon St Mall   Following the success of HCC's Haymarket Heartbeat last year, City of Sydney are... Read more

Chinese Garden of Friendship 40th Anniversary with Guangzhou Province Official MC: Simon Chan Last week the Chinese Garden of Friends celebrated the 40th Anniversary of Sister State-Province Relationship between New South Wales and Guangdong Province. This wonderful afternoon of official tree... Read more

  The three greatest treasures we can teach are; simplicity, patience and compassion.' - Lao Tzu  Welcome to HCC's New Executive Team 2019-20 HCC's leadership continues to strengthen as we steadily move into 2020.  We are verly pleased to welcome our re-elected... Read more

Christmas Celebrations &   Special Launch of Vibe Hotel Darling Harbour RooftopJoin HCC’s Christmas celebrations for 2019 whilst launching one of Haymarket’s latest and exciting new venues; Vibe Hotel on Sussex Street. Enjoy delicious canapes, drinks, special guests and prizes. We look... Read more

An amazing and busy Haymarket Chamber networking night had at the delectable Bancho Bar - Chinatown’s first cocktail and whiskey small bar. Thank you everyone for joining us! Our appreciation to The Hon. Victor Dominello MP, City of Sydney Councillor Robery Kok attending on behalf of Lord... Read more

WINTER NETWORKING EVENTEnjoy our warm hospitality and active networking at Chinatown’s first small cocktail bar.We look forward to enjoying this evening with you.     Limited places available,so book early and don't miss out on this great night!BOOK HERE 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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