Hamilton News and Events

Wednesday 22 April 2015 : Margaret Evans on “The Life of Sapper Horace Moore-Jones”

NZ China Friendship Society Hamilton 22 April 2015 General MeetingDear friends, some of you may have noticed the new ANZAC CommemorationStatue on Victoria Street (outside Metropolis Restaurant) in Hamilton. ANZAC Day 25 April is the day when Australia and New Zealand honour their soldiers who have been killed overseas in war, particularly in the First and Second World Wars. We … [Read more...]

End of Year Hamilton Branch Lunch 7-12- 2014

End of Year Branch Lunch 2014* at Master Kong Restaurant (198 Victoria Street, Hamilton) At 12 Noon On Sunday 7Th December* click on link for more Details … [Read more...]

Hamilton branch’s He Ming Qing fund-raising dinner is a great success

A bottle of whisky which may be very valuable was generously donated recently to Hamilton branch in aid of the He Ming Qing (Kathleen Hall) Scholarship Fund when the members held a grand dinner at the Canton Hong Kong Restaurant on June 29th, 2014. Ian Howat (branch secretary), was given a bottle of  Old Scotch Whisky by a teetotal branch member. The donor had kept the bottle … [Read more...]

Kathleen Hall Fundraising Dinner Hamilton Branch

       Sunday 29 June 2014,  6.30pm       Canton Hong Kong Restaurant,          Alexandra Street Hamilton  You are invited to attend our annual dinner to raise funds for the He Ming Qing (Kathleen Hall) Memorial Scholarship which supports three nursing students from poor rural areas in China, to enable them to complete their studies and return to work in their … [Read more...]

SUNDAY 29 JUNE 2014 He Ming Qing (Kathleen Hall) Memorial Fundraising Dinner.

  Details on NZ Missionary Nurse Kathleen Hall are available on NZCFS website.(Click Here) Venue and further details will be published in our May Newsletter. … [Read more...]

In Loving Memory of Stanley Boyle

OBITUARY – STANLEY HENRY SAMUEL BOYLE. Stan passed away peacefully in Waikato Hospital on 26 March 2014, aged 88 years. A large number of our members attended Stan’s Farewell Service held at the Hamilton Park Chapel on 1 April. Although our earlier Branch records are not complete, we know that Stan was on our Branch committee from 1986 and was Branch Newsletter Editor from 1989 … [Read more...]


 Auckland Consul-General Madame LIAO Juhua kindly invited George and Anne Andrews from Auckland Branch, Duncan and Teri France from Hibiscus Coast Branch, and Jenevere Foreman and Ian Howat from Hamilton Branch to a dinner party at her private residence on 15th July 2011. Also in attendance were Madame Liao’s husband SHI Longzhuang, Deputy Consul-General LI Yongchuan, and … [Read more...]


HE MING QING (KATHLEEN HALL) MEMORIAL SCHOLARSHIP FUNDRAISING DINNER 6 p.m. on SUNDAY 18 SEPTEMBER 2011 at Canton Hong Kong Restaurant, 32 Alexandra Street, Hamilton. Price: $25-00 per head.       Donations of raffle prizes (items of Chinese cultural origin are usually very popular) are requested. Winner of the first draw has first pick of the prizes, and so on, so the more … [Read more...]


  Mid-Autumn Festival Mid Autumn Festival Lunch Sunday 11 September 2011 At 12 noon at Canton Hong Kong Restaurant, 32 Alexandra Street, Hamilton. The Waikato Branch of the New Zealand Chinese Association are celebrating Mid Autumn Festival with a lunch.   Tickets are $13-00 per head for Waikato Chinese Association members and $16-00 for non-WCA members. Bookings … [Read more...]

Shanxi Delegation Visit – Monday 4 July

This delegation of four from the Business College of Shanxi University, Taiyuan, was only in New Zealand for 24 hours but came down to Hamilton for a visit to University of Waikato.  The visitors included: Prof XU Zhong An, Head of the Delegation, and President of the College; Prof WU Jian She, Deputy-Director of Academic Division; Prof GUO Xin Ping, Dean of International … [Read more...]