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A Century of Friendship towards a Shared Future

A Century of Friendship towards a Shared Future On 11 May, the Beijing People's Association for Friendship with Foreign Countries held a we... Read more
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Announcing National Executive confirmed at AGM

National President: Dave Bromwich (Hawkes Bay)Vice Presidents:Northern: Miao Fan (Hamilton) Central: Chris Lipscombe (Wellingt... Read more

NZCFS CONFERENCE/AGM 2021, update March 27

This year’s National Conference and AGM will be held in Havelock North, Hawkes Bay, at the Havelock North Community Centre, whic... Read more

Culture Galore Saturday 20 February

Culture Galore is an annual multicultural festival in Christchurch that celebrates the city's diversity with food, arts and crafts, music a... Read more

OBITUARY: Jack Grant-Mackie (27 Aug 1932 – 20 Feb 2021)

It is with great sadness that we record the death of Jack Grant-Mackie, a friend of China and a stalwart of the Auckland Branch for more tha... Read more

Finding Rewi Alley: Following the Footsteps of China’s mos...

A very interesting 13 minute video about Kiwi Andy Boreham’s personal discovery of Rewi Alley; well worth a watch.https://www.shine.cn/f... Read more

An American’s Observations on China

Cyrus Janssen is an American who has lived in China for ten years and presents a weekly YouTube clip. He is passionate about showing a true ... Read more

Christchurch Rewi Alley Chinese School

The Rewi Alley Chinese School in Christchurch was established as a charitable trust in 1998, with the purpose of operating a Chinese languag... Read more

Halswell Quarry Park Chinese Garden Working Bee

In the Christchurch Halswell Quarry Park is a Chinese garden. It celebrates the sister city relationship Christchurch has with Wuhan city a... Read more

Food for Thought

I have just read The Story of China by Michael Wood, an excellent read and one I can thoroughly recommend. I thought this quote in the book,... Read more

Annual Prizegiving Ceremony

About 15 - 20 years ago, Christchurch branch stalwarts Bill Willmott and Di Madgin were aware of a large number of young Chinese student... Read more