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GOVERNMENT UPDATE  HCC & Government Update Since January this year, the impact on Chinatown businesses has seen closures of some of our longest standing businesses.  In response to the economic and cultural impact Haymarket and Chiantown is experiencing daily, HCC met with City of... Read more

SME Business Planning 2020   24 March 2020

We Are In This Together Photo: City of Sydney   These unprecedented times require all of us to ensure the safety and health of our community, businesses and society at large. During these challenging times HCC will be resourcing more than ever to support our members, community and... Read more

 CCash flow assistance for businesses (response to COVID19)23 March 2020 FACT SHEETECONOMIC RESPONSE TO THE CORONAVIRUSThis assistance will assist businesses to manage cashflow challenges and help businesses retain their employees. These two measures are designed to supportemploying small... Read more

SUPPORT HAYMARKET BUSINESSES23 March 2020Please support Haymarket hospitality businesses by ordering takeaway or delivery during these critical times - we thank you!! Business to business services are providing online support and business so please contact the Haymarket professional companies... Read more

Market City will be offering FREE Carparking to customers that spend $25 or more at Market City.  Carparking will be FREE for customers that qualify between the hours of 11am – 4pm Monday – Sunday.  Customers need to spend $25 or more across a maximum of 2 receipts on the day... Read more

HCC EC AFR Award 2020   26 February 2020

HCC Executive Awarded Australian Financial Review (AFR) Top 100 Graduate Employers 2020  HCC EC Arthur Chao AFR held their awards night recently and HCC is very pleased to announce that the AFR's Financial Services Award for the Top 100 Graduate Employers 2020 was given to HCC EC... Read more

Haymarket Businesses Open!   26 February 2020

Haymarket Businesses Open!  Despite the sensationalised media headlines and misinformation about NSW's public safety, Haymarket businesses are running and getting busier by the week. Last Friday the crowds gathered for the popular Chinatown Friday Night Markets and will do so again this coming... 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

Chinatown Businesses Open!   18 February 2020

Date: 18 February 2020Public Statement Chinatown Businesses are Open! Chinatown Haymarket is respected for being a safe, diverse, open and welcoming precinct. With many retail and food businesses and professional services in the area, Haymarket represents one of the most diverse and... Read more

 2020 庚子(Geng Zi) The Metal Rat Year By Mina Zhengwww.fengshuiaustralia.com   From the traditional Chinese calendar, the year 2020 is a Metal Rat year. The Chinese New Year is on 25/01/2020, the Li Chun is on 4/2/2020. The date of Li Chun is the when the Rat year start.... 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

HCC's Winter Wonder Event @ Umi Sushi attracted more than a crowd of attendees despite the torrential rain, warm sake, delicious food and networking filled up the night.             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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