8 January, 2015
Some of us may remember the local Chinese laundry, where our parents or grandparents worked for long hours in hot, steamy conditions. Laundry work was one of the main occupations that Chinese immigrants to New Zealand took up after the gold rushes, along with market gardening and fruit and vegetable and grocery stores. Chinese laundries were so prevalent by the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries, they became an ethnic stereotype, particularly in the United States and Canada.
29 May, 2014
This is the story of how a community founded by Chinese sojourners and migrants adapted to New Zealand, their new homeland far from the place of their ancestor's birth. The community history will be published soon. To purchase a copy of Turning Stone into Jade, please email the NZCA at firstname.lastname@example.org[mailto:email@example.com]
1 October, 2013
Home cooking through the generations since Chinese Women Settled in New Zealand over the last 100 years
8 May, 2013
The annual NZCA Auckland Branch Inc. Golf Tournament will be held at the* Manukau Golf Club 1/1 Great South Road, Takanini, Auckland* on *Sunday 26th May 2013.*
26 April, 2013
*Date: 9-17 August 2013*
26 November, 2012
Please refer to www.aucklandchinese.org.nz to find further details of the ACCC CNY Festival & Market Day at ASB Showgrounds on Saturday, 2 February 2013.
28 September, 2012
The 2013 NZCA Tournament websites is now up and running at www.canterburyeaster2013.org.