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Shandan News – October 2013

  Brendan Corbett has been teaching at Shandan Bailie School, Gansu Province, China, since September, 2013.  He will finish his stin... Read more

Appo Hocton – New Zealand’s First Chinese Immigrant

Nelson branch believes the story of Appo Hocton - Wong Ah Poo Hoc Ting, New Zealand’s first naturalised Chinese in 1853, deserves to be ... Read more

Society’s First Youth Intern has Successful China Trip

Besides the research component of the internship, the trip itself provided many special memories.  Highlights included:a tree-planting trip ... Read more

Update of the results of the media tour mission in May 2013

NZCFS can feel justly proud of its ability, through its contacts within the Chinese Government, to arrange for important people of both ... Read more

Opening a New Chapter in Chinese New Zealand Relations

Huo Yan stayed an extra week to go sightseeing in Queenstown where she went skiing and skydiving, and made a whistle-stop visit to Rotorua. ... Read more

Successful Applicant takes up NZCFS teaching post at Shandan Bai...

Brendan (Ben) Corbett is the new English teacher appointed to teach at Shandan Bailie School in Gansu Province. The advert stated that t... Read more

Immediate impact after NZCFS-organised Media Tour of China

There’s been a swift and positive response to the NZCFS media tour to Shanghai and Beijing from 18- 24 May with live reports on radio during... Read more

Powhiri for the Chairman Mao Feather Cloak

Te Papa Marae, 23rd April 2013. Ko te taura whiri, he whiri i te tangata The muka (flax fibre) cord is like the cord that connects peo... Read more

Huo Yan Selected As First Writer’s Fellow

NZCFS/Michael King Writers’ Centre first Writer’s Exchange gets extensive coverage in English Media in China The selection of Huo Yan as ... Read more

The first Society Youth Internship has been awarded

The Society has established an “NZCFS Youth Internship” following the recent study for the Society by Inès Roth le Gentil where she suggeste... Read more

Mao’s Māori Cloak Coming Soon To Te Papa

NZCFS has formed a partnership collaboration with Te Papa in their cooperation project with the National Museum of China to loan the his... Read more

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