Asian Studies Program

Chinese Australia

Introduction


The Chinese Heritage of Australian Federation Project celebrates the contribution of Australia's Chinese communities to the early founding and subsequent development of Australia. It focuses on the private, community and public life of Australia's Chinese communities before and after Federation in 1901. Project outcomes include the recovery and presentation of historical materials and indexes concerning Chinese Australians, translation of Chinese-language historical documents, a world-wide web site, a travelling exhibition, and publications.

Information about forthcoming events and research queries can be found in our guestbook.

* Change of e-mail address *
The email address for this website has now changed to cha@latrobe.edu.au.

* Technical note *
On 28 September 2004 we updated various aspects of this site to improve access to our databases. You may need to update links to this website as files now end with ".htm" rather than ".shtml".