Community Information - China

Capital City: Beijing
Population: 1.370 billion (World Bank 2014)
Currency: Chinese Yuan Renminbi (CNY)
Area: 9,707,000 km2

Chinese community in Australia:

At the end of June 2011, 391,060 Chinese-born people were living in Australia.

Remittance statistics:

China was ranked second highest recipient country of recorded remittances in 2012.

World Bank (2012)
Estimated bilateral remittances: US$ 60.2 bn
Estimated remittances from Australia to China: US$ 2.1 bn

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Chinese Embassies & Consulates in Australia:

Embassy of the People’s Republic of China in Australia, Canberra

15 Coronation Drive
Yarralumla ACT 2600

Ph: 02 6273 4780
E-mail: chinaemb_au@mfa.gov.cn
Website: http://au.china-embassy.org/eng/

Consulate-general of the People’s Republic of China in Sydney

39 Dunblane Street
Camperdown NSW 2050

Ph: 02 8595 8002
Email: chinaconsul_syd_au@mfa.gov.cn
Website: http://sydney.chineseconsulate.org/eng/

Consulate-general of the People’s Republic of China in Melbourne

75-77 Irving Road
Toorak VIC 3142

Ph: 03 9822 0604
Website: www.fmprc.gov.cn/ce/cgmel/eng 

Consulate-general of the People’s Republic of China in Brisbane

Level 9, 79 Adelaide St.
Brisbane QLD 4000

Ph: 07 3210 6509
Website: http://brisbane.chineseconsulate.org/eng/

Consulate-general of the People’s Republic of China in Perth

45 Brown Street
East Perth WA 6004
PO Box 6831
East Perth WA 6892

Ph: 08 9222 0333
Email: Chinacon@iinet.net.au
Website: http://perth.chineseconsulate.org/eng/

 

Chinese Organisations in Australia:

Australian Chinese Community Association of NSW Inc. (ACCA)

http://www.acca.org.au/

Chinese Australian Services Society (CASS)

http://cass.chinatown.com.au/

Chinese Youth League of Australia (CYL)

http://www.cyl.org.au/

Chinese Migrant Welfare Association (CMWA)

  1. Address: 249 Liverpool Road, Ashfield NSW 2131
    Phone: (02) 9716 0612

 

Chinese Community Social Services Centre Inc (CCSSCI)

http://www.ccssci.com.au/

 

Chinese Media in Australia:

Sing Tao Daily

http://www.singtao.com.au/

Australian Chinese Daily

http://www.australianchinesedaily.com.au

The Chinese Times

http://www.acnw.com.au/en/the-chinese-times-thumb.html

The Australian Chinese Times

http://www.acnw.com.au/en/act-thumb.html

Australian Chinese News Weekly

http://www.acnw.com.au/

Epoch Times

http://www.epochtimes.com  

Melbourne Chinese Post

http://www.chinesepost.com.au

Chinese.net.au

http://chinese.net.au 

2AC Chinese Australian Radio

http://www.2ac.com.au/

2OR Australia Oriental Radio

http://www.2or.com.au  

2CR China Radio Network

http://www.2cr.com.au