25 March 2011

BBQ Picnic at Heathcote, Applecross 21 Nov 2010

A Barbeque Picnic at Heathcote, Applecross was organised by HakkaWA on 21 November 2010.

The Association did not have to outlay any of its funds, and all members were invited. Officials from the Consulate-General of China in Perth were also present to enjoy this lovely sunny Sunday.

Victor, an active member of our Association:

A scene of the Barbeque Picnic underway, with members and friends mingling and having a good time!
Beautiful scenery of the picnic site, where all the senses are satisfied - sense, sight, smell, taste - and the feeling enjoyment among friends!
Members enjoying some food and conversation at the BBQ Picnic:

Another scene of members conversing and all are enjoying the company and food:

The ladies are having appreciating the company too:
Mr. & Mrs. Clement Tsen and other members:
Light up the barbie! Cooking underway. BBQ food will be served in a minute!

What a view at the background!

The banner of the Association hangs proudly, calling for all Hakkas and anyone interested in the Hakka culture and language to join us:

21 March 2011

Seminar on Hakka Culture & History 24 October 2010

A Seminar was given by renowned Hakka artist Mr. WANG Bo 王博 from Huizhou, China on 24 October 2010 when he visited Perth. Mr. Wang has since joined HakkaWA as a financial member. The following photos were taken by another member and artist Victor Yong. This first one here being a "photo for the album" of some of the participants in the seminar:

Fei Zhi 非智 was the coordinator, here introducing Mr. WANG Bo to the participants: The participants listened attentively to the talk:

18 March 2011

Swan River Cruise on 14 November 2010

26 HakkaWA members out of a total of 29 passengers were on the Swan River Cruise on 14 November 2010. (The Association's funds were not utilised at all, and 90% of the passengers were members. Each and every passenger paid $50. All members were invited).

Members and family enjoying the buffet spread on board the cruise boat.
Member # 009 Joyce and Tee Young enjoying the barbeque on board the cruise boat.

LIFE member Charlie Chang, and member Ken Lin and his dad, tucking at the buffet.

Service personnel explaining the safety features and facilities on board.

Life member Charlie Chang's family, and members #005 Evelyn Wong & #006 Kevin Chong, and family.

The only Honorary Advisor, Life member Harry Seow on board. Another MEMBER there (who said no HakkaWA members were on the cruise?)

Life Member Charlie Chang & family
LIFE Member Charlie CHANG and his family. Charlie joined as a LIFE Member straight away on application. Real members there!

Boarding the Cruise Boat

Buffet on  board