Chinese students celebrate Mid Autumn at university

THE Wollongong Chinese Students and Scholars Association (WCSSA) held the biggest event for UOW’s Chinese students for the year –the Mid-Autumn Celebration on Saturday.

Public officer of WCSSA, Chao Zhong, said the celebration provided an opportunity to get together with all the Chinese students and staff with Chinese ethnic background as well as mingle with students currently studying Mandarin at the University as well as other students attending.

The event provided 400 students with dinner, entertainment and performances produced by current Chinese university students.

With more than 2,000 Chinese students studying at the University, the Faculty of Commerce has the largest intake of Chinese undergraduate and postgraduate students and, hence, gives its strong support to the celebration.


About Mick Roberts

A Sydney journalist, writer and historian, Mick Roberts specialises in Australian cultural history, particularly associated with the Australian hotel and liquor industry. Mick has had an interest in revealing the colourful story of pubs, inns and associated industries in Australia for over 30 years. He is currently working on a comprehensive history of the hotel and liquor industry in the Illawarra region of NSW. Besides writing a number of history books, Mick has owned and managed several community newspapers. He was one time editor of the Wollongong Northern News, The Bulli Times, The Northern Times, The Northern Leader and The Local - all located in the Wollongong region. As a journalist he has worked for Rural Press, Cumberland (News Limited), Sydney based, City News, and Torch Publications based in Canterbury Bankstown, NSW. He currently calls the inner-Sydney suburb of Surry Hills home.


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