Current Events & News

First CAHS presentation for 2017

A film showing

Saturday March 18th – 2pm to 4pm

Sydney Mechanics School of Arts

280 Pitt St, Sydney NSW 2000

Cost – $15 and $10 for members

The Dalfram Dispute 1938: Pig Iron Bob

Sandra Pires the film’s director will be present to discuss the making of this film and her plans to make more documentaries about Chinese-Australian history.

Read more about the film here:

RSVP – Ann Toy: 0403 006 028 or


The rest of our program for 2017

will include:

* Lecturers and presentations by researchers in the field

* A special presentation on the World Heritage Kaiping Towers by Professor Selia Tang of Wuyi University

* A specially designed tour of Rookwood Cemetery’s Chinese history and features

* The continuation of our successfully launched Family History Research Group


* much much more time and resources allowing.

Suggestions and support welcome

Current projects and plans – table