Talk on Chinese Traditional Medicine

The Society’s function for August will be a talk on ‘Holistic Chinese Traditional Medicine’ at the Jamison Southern Cross Club, from 7.30 – 9pm on Wednesday 30 August. Doctors Xue Song Liu and Yang Xu from the Song & Yang Clinic will give an illustrated talk on this fascinating topic. As usual, members and friends are […]

Talk by Professor Jocelyn Chey AM

Professor Jocelyn Chey AM has kindly agreed to once again come and give a talk at 7.30pm on Wednesday 27 September 2023 in the Catchpole Room of the Southern Cross Club, Jamison. Humour is a universal human attribute, but is there something special or unique about humour in Chinese life or literature?  The author is […]

Concert of Traditional Chinese music ‘Travelling with Clouds’

A concert of Traditional Chinese music ‘Travelling with Clouds’ will be presented by the ANU Chinese Classical Music Ensemble on Sunday 1 October from 2-4.30pm at the Cook Community Hub, Templeton St, Cook.  The Society has been co-operating wit the Ensemble for many years and any profits from the performance are shared between the Ensemble, […]

Film screening

Our function for November will be a film screening on Wednesday 8 November at the Southern Cross Club, Jamison. The screening will begin at 7.30 and, as usual, members and friends can meet for dinner beforehand, from 6.00. Please book by emailing by 3 November. Admission to the film is by gold coin (or […]

Christmas Dinner 2023

The final function for the year will be a Christmas dinner on Wednesday 6 December at Jimmy's Place. $35/pp for members and their guests. Please book by emailing by 1 December.

Lantern-making Workshop 2024

1.30 – 3.30pm Sunday 18 February 2024 Cook Community Hub, 41 Templeton St, Cook Come and make a lantern, be creative and then bring your lantern to the Lantern Festival. For adults and children (children under 12 will need to be accompanied by an adult). Cost $3 per person. Bring a cutting board, scissors, ruler […]

Lantern Festival 2024

6.00pm to 8.30pm Saturday 24 February 2024 Canberra Beijing Garden, Flynn Pl, Yarralumla (behind the Hyatt) Entry is Free. Bring your own picnic (only water for sale) and enjoy the Chinese cultural performances Bring your own lantern or buy one there. Prizes for the best hand-made lanterns. (For possible cancellation for either event visit […]