CWA 2022-2023 Annual Report

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The Chung Wah Association Inc. Annual Report 2022 - 2023

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Contents 目录

Organisation Structure 组织结构


·Honorary Secretary’s Report 秘书长报告


·President’s Message 会长致辞


·Subcommittee and Group Reports 分部报告 •

Chung Wah Community Care 中华社区服务

Chung Wah Cultural Development and Activities 文化与活动发展部

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Chung Wah Chinese School 中华中文学校管委会


Chung Wah Historical Group 历史组


Chung Wah Women’s Subcommittee 妇女部



Financial Summary 财务总结


·Independent Auditor’s Report 独立审计报告


·Independent Auditor’s Declaration 独立审计师声明

Our Vision 我们的理念

Through promoting harmony, preserving our heritage, and practicing humanity, we serve as the bridge between the Chinese community and broader society.

凝聚融合 • 文化传承 • 人道关怀


Our Mission 我们的使命

To service, and uphold the interests and welfare of, the Chinese community in Western Australia by promoting our culture, speaking up on our views, and dealing with social issues affecting our community.

通过推广中华文化,发出华人声音,和关注民生 问题,来服务和维护华人社会的利益和福利。

Organisation Structure 组织结构

2022/2023 Chung Wah Executive Committee Members Front (L/R) Back (L/R) Absent

Jeffrey CHA, Esther CHANG, Jen Nie CHONG (Honorary Secretary), Ting CHEN (President), Jiping ZOU (Vice President), James CHONG (Elder, Trustees), Kemei SHAO (Honorary Treasurer), Trinh QUACH (Elder) Cong MA, Freddy Su Yung FOO, Yang HE (Assistant Treasurer), Lifang WU (Michael), Le Chun ZHANG Yudy KODRATJAYA (Senior Vice President), Swee Guan PEH

Executive Committee Members 理事会成员 Chung Wah Executive Committee Members as at 30 June 2023:





Vice President

Jiping ZOU



Senior Vice President Honorary Secretary Assistant Secretary

Honorary Treasurer Assistant Treasurer

Committee Members


Liangli LI (Michael) Kemei SHAO Yang HE

Cong MA

Jeffrey CHA

高级副会长 秘书长

副秘书长 财长



Lifang WU (Michael)


邵克美 贺洋 马聪



Freddy Su Yung FOO (Co-opted on 25.04.2023) Dr Bob TAN Esther CHANG James CHONG Han Pin KHEW Bill TEH Dr Yit Seng YOW Grace LIM Leek Kia Leonard KHO Trinh QUACH Zhi CHEN



Le Chun ZHANG (Co-opted on 19.11.2022)

Chairperson Secretary Trustees



Swee Guan PEH

Council of Elders 元老会



主席 秘书 信托人 成员

陈振发 郑婉婉 张仕煌 邱漢賓 郑乾坤 饶逸生 林亞蘭 許歷仔 洪淑贞 陈志

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Chung Wah Association Administration Team 中华会馆办公室行政人员 Project Co-ordinator and Administration Rosetine SEW

Senior Finance and Administration Officer Tracy LIM

Administration Officer Sophie WANG

项目协调兼行政人员 丘柔湘

高级财务兼行政人员 林菊儿 行政人员 王丽

Honorary Administrator Doreen CHIN

荣誉行政主任 陈清灵

Chief Editor Jeffrey CHA

主编 查绍翰

IT Support Beng LIM (Ben)

Executive Editor / Communications Officer Carl ONG

IT技术支援 林民耀

执行编辑 / 传讯官 汪德泉

Chung Wah Community Care 中华社区服务

Independent Board of Management 管理委员会 Chairperson Esther CHANG

主席 郑婉婉

Treasurer Thomas GOH

财长 吴立政

Secretary Jeff HUGHES

秘书 Jeff HUGHES

Board Members Ann HUTCHESON






Jeffery CHA


Eddie KO


Chung Wah Community Care Office Bearers 中华社区服务办公室行政人员

Chief Executive Officer

Theresa KWOK JP 总干事

郭郑素雯 太平绅士

– Financial / HR & Administration





Eileen YONG






– Service Admin/NDIS/HCP

– Consumer Service/Scheduling/IT Support – Consumer Service / Clinical Governance Project Officer / Quality Enhancement


Lingkun FANG Cindy AN


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服务管理/NDIS/HCP业务经理 陈奴奴 客服/调度/IT业务经理 服务质量监察



Sub-Committee and Groups 中华会馆附属委员会和活动组

Cultural Development and Activities Chinese Cultural Dance Dragon and Lion Dance Troupe Chinese Orchestra Line Dancing New Vogue Cantonese Opera Choir Table Tennis Taichi

Women’s Subcommittee Youth Subcommittee Historical Group

文化与活动发展组 舞蹈团 龙狮团 华乐团 排排舞 新时尚 粤剧社 合唱团 乒乓球 太极班 妇女部 青年部 历史组

Jen Nie CHONG Jen Nie CHONG Freddy Su Yung FOO Teresa TAN Doreen CHIN Leonard KHO Annie WONG Trinh QUACH Maya FANG ChangDai HE Jiping ZOU Liangli LI (Michael) Kaylene POON

张娟妮 张娟妮 符史榮 王慧兰 陈清灵 許歷仔 黄淑君 洪淑贞 方 芸 何常带 邹纪平 李良励 邝彩玲

Chung Wah Chinese School Council 中华中文学校管委会


Emily TAN-EMERY 陈水玉

中华学校管委会主席 SMC 管委会主席

Principal CWCS Morley 摩利校区校长


Committee Members 中华学校管委会委员

SMC Morley Chairperson 摩利校区校务管委会主席

Emily TAN-EMERY 陈水玉

Principal CWCS Morley 摩利校区校长

Luisa CHOU 周如贞

Dr. Xuanli MA 马烜历 Dr. Hua LI 李华

Joanne CHAN 詹乔安

Principal CWCS Leeming 黎明校区校长 Principal CWCS Rossmoyne 乐思校区校长 Principal CWCS Perth and Atwell 珀斯和爱德校区校长 Principal CWCS MidWest 杰尔校区校长

Contact Details 联系方式

Chung Wah Association Head Office 中华会馆办公室 Address: 128 James Street, Northbridge WA 6003 Phone: 08 9328 8657

Postal: PO Box 73, Northbridge WA 6865 Email:

Chung Wah Community Care 中华社区与长者服务 Northbridge Hub 北桥办公室

1/98 Lake Street, Northbridge WA 6003

Balcatta Hub 巴卡达中心

  (08) 9328 3988

18 Radalj Place, Balcatta WA 6021

Chung Wah Chinese School 中华中文学校

Willetton Hub 威乐顿中心

58 Burrendah Blvd, Willetton WA 6155

Leeming 黎明校区

Morley 摩利校区

Rossmoyne 乐思校区

Perth 珀斯校区

Atwell 爱德校区

MidWest 杰尔校区

Luisa CHOU 周如真

Emily TAN-EMERY 陈水玉

Xuanli MA 马烜历

Hua LI 李华

Hua LI 李华

Joanne CHAN 詹斐媛

Aulberry Pde Leeming WA 6149


Bramwell Rd Noranda WA 6062


1 Keith Rd Rossmoyne WA 6148


90 Roberts Rd Subiaco WA 6008


201 Brenchley Dr Atwell WA 6164


134 George Rd, Beresford WA 6530

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President’s Message Dear Members,

2023 is the year we resume everyday life, as the WHO chief declares the end to COVID-19 as a global health emergency. First of all, we would like to congratulate Mrs Theresa KWOK JP, the CEO of Chung Wah Community Care, who was awarded the 2023 Senior Western Australian of the Year during a special ceremony held at the at WA Government House on 14 November 2022. Theresa’s vast experience in social work and persistent strive for the welfare of CaLD seniors for the past 40 years since she migrated from Hong Kong in the 1980s. The Chung Wah Association is grateful and genuinely proud of her services and achievements. In celebration of the 50-year bilateral relationship between Australia and China, the Chung Wah Association has led in organising a Gala Concert at the State Theatre. It was a feast of arts of stage performance that consisted of music and dance. We are grateful for the support from cultural groups and local artists who have made the events successful. The year started with a bang with the 2023 Perth Chinese New Year Fair, and we managed to expand our reach to Yagan Square, with the help of Development WA. The City of Perth, Office of Multicultural Interests and LotteryWest continued their support to let us bring the fair back to James Street. The grand event has again attracted more than 30,000 attendees from the community. With the support from all community groups, the long-awaited street parade won the hearts of everyone. We are indeed grateful towards the support of our sponsors and volunteers to achieve another year of success. The Chung Wah Chinese New Year Dinner and Dance was the highlight of the social calendar. This year we again we again held the event successfully at the Joondalup Resorts on a grand scale. Special mention to Senior Vice President, Yudy KODRAJAYA and his team, who work hard to ensure the event’s success. Chung Wah Association is grateful towards the organising team and staff, the sponsors, and supporters from the community, including our volunteers, who indeed enjoyed this social event to the fullest. An EGM was held on 12 March 2023, marking a milestone in the history of the Association. The members supported the motion of the acquisition of of a parcel of land at Bentley to build the Chung Wah Community Centre in the South of River. The project is funded by $5 million from the state government and $1.75 million from the Federal government. On 5 August, the Honorable Roger Cook MLA, the Premier of Western Australian announced to transfer a piece of land at Bentley to Chung Wah Association, witnessed by the Honorable Tony Buti MLA, other members of Parliaments and Chinese community members. Premier Cook said in his address during the

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ceremony, with the new facilities, Chung Wah would be able to help more people in the community and WA Labor government were delivering on their commitment. The WA Government has played a significant role in securing the funding and seeking a suitable location for the building. Not to mention the full support from the Chinese community members who will benefit from this, we are deeply grateful and excited about this project. Chung Wah will pay $1 for the land with conditional use. Soon after the ceremony, we appointed Encon, a project management company to coordinate. Chung Wah Association has been involved actively in the advocacy for the CaLD groups in Western Australia. We have attended the Multicultural Framework Review and contributed our feedback towards the formulation of the framework. Our committee member, Ms LeChun ZHANG attended the session on the association’s behalf. It is essential to earn a voice in the multicultural society of WA, and of a carefully planned framework to ensure our rights are safeguarded. With the help of John HSU from the Chinese Association of WA, we paid our respects to the pioneers before us at the Karrakatta Cemetery in April. During the visit, We laid a wreath on the grave site of our first president, Luey Wah, to mark our commemoration of him. The Dragon Boat Festival this year was celebrated with a fun session of children’s dragon boat races at the Balcatta Culture Centre. This creative event allowed the young participants to put together cardboard dragon boats and race with them. We also held the annual Mid-Autumn Festival celebration under the leadership of Chung Wah Chinese School. It is essential to pass on our heritage through creative activity, not only to promote parent-children interaction but also to immerse ourselves in learning about the history and customs of the festival. Not to mention the chance to taste the exquisite handmade rice dumplings or mooncakes as part of the festival ritual. Chung Wah Association bears the responsibility to connect the ethnic and cultural roots. Before concluding my address, I would like to express my heartfelt gratitude for the support of my fellow Executive Committee members, staff and volunteers, who have put forward unconditional efforts to ensure the smooth running of all projects. I also appreciate the support from our annual sponsors, Murdoch University, SBS, Norton Goldfield and Global Lithium. As the peak body of the Chinese Community, the Chung Wah Association has a rich history set in examples of how a united community can earn respect and support from its community. Everyone has praised our work promoting social cohesion and celebrating cultural diversity. My team and I wish you well and look forward to another successful year.

会长的话 亲爱的会员们

2023年是我们恢复日常生活的一年,世界卫生 组织总干事宣布新冠肺炎(COVID-19)作为全 球卫生紧急事件的结束。 首先,我们要祝贺中华社区服务的行政总裁郭郑 素雯太平绅士于2022年11月14日在西澳总督府举行 的特别颁奖典礼上荣获2023年西澳年度长者奖。她 自20世纪80年代从香港移居以来,四十多年来一直 致力于社会工作,并为文化与语言多元老年人的福利 而不懈努力。中华会馆对她的服务和成就表示感谢 并由衷地感到自豪。 为庆祝澳大利亚与中国建交50周年,中华会 馆 牵头在西澳州剧院举办了一场盛大音乐会。这是一 场由音乐、舞蹈组 成的舞台表演艺术盛宴。我们感 谢文化团体和当地艺术家的支持,是他们使活动取 得了成功。 2023年珀斯中华新年文化节拉开了中国新年的 序幕,在西澳发展局的帮助下,我们成功将业务范围 扩大到了亚甘广场。珀斯市府和OMI继续支持中华会 馆将文化节带回詹姆斯街。盛大的活动再次吸引了社 会各界超过30,000人参加。在各社区团体的支持下, 期待已久的街头游行赢得了大家的心。我们确实感谢 赞助商和志愿者的支持,让我们又一次取得成功。 中华新年晚宴与舞会一直是社交日历上的重头 戏。今年我们再次在Joondalup Resorts成功举办了规 模宏大的活动。特别值得一提的是高级副会长许俊 豪和他的团队,他们为确保活动的成功而付出了辛 勤的努力。中华会馆衷心感谢筹办团队及员工、赞助 商、以及社会各界的支持者,包括我们的义工,他们 确实非常享受这次社交活动。 2023年3月12日举行了一次特别会员大会,标志 着会馆历史上的一个里程碑。会员支持在Bentley购 买一块近7000平方米的土地用于兴建南部的中华社 区中心的议案。该项目得到州政府500万澳元和联邦 政府175万澳元资助。 8月5日,由西澳州州长 Roger Cook、部长Tony Buti 在 其他议 员和 华 社 的成员 见证 下 宣布 将 一块 位于 Bentley的土地转让给中华会馆。州长Roger Cook在 仪式上致辞时表示,凭借新设施,中华会馆将帮助更

多社区民众,西澳工党政府正 在兑现承诺。西澳政府在获得 资金 和 寻 找合 适 的建 筑 地点 方面发挥了重要作用。更不用 说 从中受 益 的 华人社区 成员的 全力支持,我们对这个项目深表感 谢和兴奋。 中华会馆将支付1澳元购买有条件使用的土地。 仪式结束后不久,我们任命了项目管理公司Encon进 行项目的协调。 中华会馆一直积极参与西澳大利亚文化与语言 多元团体的宣传工作。我们参加了多元文化 框架审 查,并为框架的制定提供了反馈。理事会成员张乐春 女士代表会馆出席了会议。在西澳的多元文化社会中 赢得发言权,以及精心规划的框架以确保我们的权利 得到保障至关重要。 在西澳华人公会许锡忠太平绅士的帮助下,我们 于四月份在卡拉卡塔公墓向我们的先驱者致敬。访问 期间,我们向首任会长雷华的墓地敬献花圈,以纪念 他。今年的端午节,巴尔卡塔文化中心举办了一场有 趣的儿童龙舟比赛。这次创意活动让年轻的参与者 们拼出纸龙舟并与龙舟赛跑。我们还在中华中文学 校的领导下举办了一年一度的中秋庆祝活动。通过创 意活动传承传统,不仅可以促进亲子互动,还可以让 我们沉浸在了解节日的历史和习俗中。更不用说作为 节日仪式的一部分,有机会品尝精美的手工粽子或月 饼了。中华会馆肩负着连接民族文化根源的责任。 在结束发言之前,我谨对各位执行委员会成员、 工作人员和志愿者的支持表示衷心感谢,他们为确保 所有项目的顺利进行做出了无条件的努力。我还要感 谢我们的年度赞助商默多克大学、SBS、紫金偌顿金 矿和 环球锂业的支持。 作为华人社区的最高机构,中华会馆有着丰富的 历史,为团结的社区如何赢得社区的尊重和支持树立 了榜样。每个人都赞扬我们促进社会凝聚力和庆祝文 化多样性所做的工作。 我和我的团队祝您一切顺利,并期待又一个成功 的一年。

陈挺博士 会长 中华会馆 22/23 年度报告

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Honorary Secretary’s Report


he Chung Wah Association administration team is the backbone of the Association, supporting the Executive Committee, Council of Elders, members and the Chinese community. As the first point of contact for everything to do with Chung Wah, it is a busy place. Membership

As at 30 June 2023, Chung Wah had 1,893 financial members, a small increase from the previous year's figure of 1,767 members. This figure is inclusive of Ordinary, Provisional, Life, Associate Members and their spouses. We are in the process of investigating a new Membership system. We welcome new members to join the Chung Wah family and of course volunteers to help continue our good work in the community.


The Chung Wah Association continued to organise our signature events, as well as a number of other cultural and social events. The Chung Wah Chinese School Mid-Autumn Festival was not held last financial year due to COVID. 02&16/10/2022

WA Chinese Guzheng Festival

UWA, MLC Hadley Hall


Chung Wah AGM (adjourned from 15 October)

Chung Wah Cultural Centre, Balcatta


Fifty Years of Friendship Cultural Concert

WA State Theatre


New Years Eve Celebration Dinner and Dance

Chung Wah Cultural Centre, Balcatta


Perth Chinese New Year Fair

James St, Northbridge and Yagan Square, Perth


Chung Wah Chinese New Year Ball

Joondalup Resort


Chung Wah Hall Open Day (Perth Heritage Weekend)

Chung Wah Hall, Northbridge


Chung Wah Volunteer Team Building

Chung Wah Hall, Northbridge


Grants totaling $272,394 were received during the last financial year and were used to deliver the following projects: 4/11/2022

Lotterywest Event Grant

Perth Chinese New Year Fair 2023


City of Perth Sponsorship

Perth Chinese New Year Fair 2023


OMI Community Celebration Fund

Perth Chinese New Year Fair 2023


Heritage Council of WA

Heritage Grants Program


Volunteering WA

Chung Wah Volunteer Team Building 2023


Department of Local Government, Sport & Culture

OMI Community Support Fund 2023


Department of Social Services

Volunteering Grant


Department of Local Government, Sport and Cultural

Chung Wah Chinese School Community Language 2023

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This year Chung Wah was a recipient of the Community Support Fund (CSF) from the Office of Multicultural Interests. The CSF provides triennial funding to not-for-profit culturally and linguistically diverse (CaLD) community peak umbrella associations based in Western Australia to deliver coordination, advocacy and support services to their member associations and community members. During the last financial year, Chung Wah organised a Speech and Language seminar as well as a Childrens Dragon Boat Festival.


The Chung Wah office is responsible for organising repairs and maintenance of the Chung Wah properties, which includes the Community Hall in Northbridge and the Cultural Centre in Balcatta, as well as the rental restaurants downstairs of Chung Wah Hall. This year's repairs and maintenance expenses were particularly high. We are grateful to the Line Dance and New Vogue Groups for paying for the $28,663.25 repair of the Balcatta wooden floor. Thank you also to Chung Wah Community Care for funding the replacement of the Cultural Centre air cooling system.


Volunteers are an incredible part of the Association, which also includes our committee members. We held a Volunteers Team Building event, which for the first time in a long time, involved members from all parts of the Chung Wah family. Everyone enjoyed lunch, quizzes and games. Thank you also to our regular volunteers Dena, Nita, Patricia, Gaik and Jia Lin.

Administration Team

Our team consists of three part time staff, Tracy LIM, Sophie WANG and Rosetine SEW. This year, Lesley WONG left Chung Wah after nearly seven years of working for the Association. She has organised six Chinese New Year Fairs which included the challenging task of moving locations from James Street to the Perth Cultural Centre and back to James Street again, as well as enduring COVID lockdowns and not knowing if the fair would be able to go ahead. We thank her for her dedication to Chung Wah ! We welcomed Rosetine to the team, who has a background in Marketing and her passion for Chinese Culture in the community is a welcome asset to the team. Sophie has also joined us this year and has quickly learnt administration and membership processing as well as assisting with the Balcatta Cultural Centre maintenance. Tracy will be going on maternity leave in December, she will be sorely missed as our most experienced staff member. I would also like to thank Honorary Administrator, Ms. Doreen CHIN for her help and guidance throughout the year as well as Michael WU, our Exco member for assisting to send out membership notices. Our Chung Wah historical export Kaylene POON has continued to assist with historical queries and organising school cultural excursions at the Chung Wah Hall. I have much to learn from her. Jeffrey CHA, Chief Editor and Carl ONG, Executive Editor produce the Chung Wah magazine, every quarter. Their invaluable contributions are greatly appreciated. My sincere thanks to all of the administration team ! We look forward to an exciting and busy year ahead with the Chung Wah Community Centre Building project. Thank you all for your support.

Jen Nie CHONG Honorary Secretary

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华会馆办公室的行政团队是会馆的背脊,竭力为理事们、元老会以及华社的各位提供行政支 援。他们是一切有关于中华的前线部队、工作繁忙。


截至2023年6月30日,中华会馆总共有1893位的正 式会员,相比去年的1767位略显小幅增长。这包括了普 通会员、临时会员、终生会员、准会员以及其配偶。我们 正处于寻觅能与时俱进的会员管理系统的阶段。我们欢 迎新会员的加入、以及自愿者的加入让本会能为继续服 务社区。


中华会馆再接再厉为每年的例行活动而努力、其中 更包括了各类的文化与社交活动。中华中文学校本年度 的中秋节活动因新冠流感的缘故而暂停举办。 02 & 16/10/2022


西澳大学,MLC Hadley Hall





31/12/2022 29/01/2023

04/02/2023 09/04/2022 21/5/2022


中华会馆年度会员大会(10月15日续会) 新年倒数庆祝晚宴

珀斯中华新年文化节 中华新年晚宴

中华会馆开放日(珀斯历史遗产周) 中华会馆自愿者培训暨茶会

中华文化中心,巴卡达 中华文化中心,巴卡达

詹姆士街,北桥以及亚甘广场 君达乐度假村宴会厅 中华会馆,北桥 中华会馆,北桥








17/11/2022 28/2/2023 5/5/2023 9/5/2023




西澳洲历史遗产委员会 西澳志愿者

地方政府、体育和文化部 社会服务部


2023珀斯中华新年文化节 历史遗迹拨款项目

2023中华会馆志愿者培训暨茶会 2023多元文化办公室社区拨款 志愿服务补助金

2023中华中文学校社区语言 2023

中华会馆今年是来自多元文化办公室所提供的社区支持基金(CSF)的获得者。CSF每三年向位于西澳的非营 利性文化和语言多元化 (CaLD) 社区的主要社团组织提供资金,为其成员协会和社区成员提供协调、宣传和支持 服务。 在上一个财政年度,中华会馆组织了言语和语言研讨会、以及针对儿童的端午节庆祝活动。

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中华会馆办公室为会馆产业安排维护工作、其中 包括北桥的中华会馆大楼、巴卡达的中华文化中心以 及位于北桥礼堂之下的出租餐厅。今年的维护工作耗 费偏高。我们感谢排排舞和新潮流舞蹈组对于文化中 心木质地板维护工作所提供的28,663.25澳元的工费。 并对于中华社区服务部对中华文化中心的冷风系统替 换工作所提供的财政支援。


志 愿者是中华会 馆的主 要构成部分、其中包括 了理事会成员。中华会馆对志愿者们提供了培训活 动、并囊括和来自会馆大家庭各个部会成员。透过茶 点、竞赛和游戏等共欢乐。特别感谢自愿者的熟面孔 Dena、Nita、Patricia、Gaik和嘉玲。


我们的行政团队包括三位兼职成员、林菊儿、王 丽和丘柔湘。为会馆服务了七年多的黄小娟在今年卸 下了她的职位。她为中华会馆策划了六年的中华新年 文化节、其中包括从詹姆士街搬到珀斯文化中心、再 回流的地点变动挑战,以及新冠疫情期间活动是否成 行的克难期。我们对于她给予中华会馆的付出致以崇 高的敬意。我们欢迎丘柔湘加入行政团队、一位具有 市场推广经验并对热衷于中华社区活动的她可以为团 队来带新的契机。王丽也是在本年度加入中华行政团 队、并很迅速的对行政和会员系统的管理上手处理、 以及协助管理中华巴卡达文化中心。林菊儿将在十二 月开始其产假,我们会非常惦记着她、因为她是本团 队最富有经验的成员了。

我要感谢荣誉行政主任陈清灵女士一贯的协助和 引领,以及吴立方委员在会员信息发布上的协助。会 馆历史组顾问邝彩玲在支援历史提问上的应对和安 排学校参观事项上的专业、让我获益良多。 《中华之 声》杂志主编查绍翰和执行主编卡尔一如既往对于杂 志出版的尽心尽力。感谢大家的努力付出、真心为我 们的行政团队点赞! 我们期待明年班特利中华社区中心的建设,这将 会是很忙且精彩的一年。感谢大家的支持!

张娟妮, 荣誉秘书长

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Chung Wah Community Care Embrace, Elevate and Flourish


ver the past year, we have continued to improve the quality of life for people from culturally and linguistically diverse backgrounds to live independently in their communities. We have also embraced new talents in our ranks and jointly elevated our standards to a new height, as we set our sights towards a thriving community that is inclusive and supportive of all. Through forging new partnerships with governmental and community bodies, we’ve enhanced our care services, ensuring easier access to support and information. This success is credited to our management board, the Chung Wah CC team, and the unyielding efforts of our staff, support workers, and volunteers.

Celebrating Our Achievements

Our Growth and Commitment: We’ve achieved a significant 14.10% growth, bringing our client base to 906. With a workforce reaching a milestone of 150, our team bolstered their skills with over 2,000 training hours. Our 60 indispensable volunteers remain central to our mission. Quality Assurance: Our enriched Quality Management System upholds our commitment to the best care. We’ve achieved compliance with all eight Aged Care Quality Standards, a commendable feat achieved by a limited cohort in the aged care sector, as confirmed by a rigorous three-day audit at our Northbridge, Balcatta, and Willetton community hubs. Digital Leap: Our updated website is live, and in October 2023, Chung Wah CC Radio will transition exclusively to YouTube.

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Expanding Our Services to CaLD and Wider Communities

EnCompass: Supported by FECCA, EnCOMPASS, alongside Chung Wah CC and 21 other partners, delivers culturally apt aged care solutions. From June 2021 to March 2023, this team organised 40+ seminars and assisted over 350 individuals with one-on-one application support. New Initiatives & Collaboration: We’ve launched the Carer Gateway, care finder, and ELDAC programs, each with distinct goals and benefits. Besides, our alliances with dementia care entities and palliative care specialists have refined our community hub talks.

Gratitude and Looking Ahead…

Chung Wah CC extends heartfelt thanks to our Executive Committee, President Ting CHEN, Board of Management, staff, volunteers, and consumers. Your commitment has catalysed our transformative year, keeping the vision of “A Better Community for All” alive. Here’s to shared goals and a promising future.

Theresa KWOK JP Chief Executive Officer

中华社区服务 | 携手同行

去一年,我们继续致力为多元文化和不同语言背景的人士服务,提高他们在社区中独立生活的质量。 我们也招揽了新的人才,共同努力把标准提升至新的高度,迈向一个更包容和关爱的美好社区。

我们与政府和社区组织建立新的合作伙伴关系,增 强各项护理服务,确保顾客更易获得支援和最新资讯。 这次的成功归功于我们的管理委员会和中华社区服务 团队的承诺。非常感谢全体员工、支援工作人员和义工 的付出。


增长和承诺:我们取得了14.10%的业务增长,並将 客户数目扩大到906人。随着员工总数达到150人的里程 碑,我们的专业团队亦通过超过2,000小时的培训,掌 握各种与时并进的技能。非常感谢60位无私奉献的义 工,始终都是我们使命的核心。 品质保证:我们的品质管理系统有效提升,以确保 成员得到最好的照顾。我们为达到所有八项长者护理质 量标准而感到非常自豪 - 这是长者护理行业中少数团体 能达到的成就。三天专业评核的严格审查,肯定了我们 在北桥、巴卡达和威乐顿社区中心的努力。 数字化转型:我们的新网站现已上线。到2023年10 月,中华社区服务健康电台将完全过度至YouTube。


EnCompass:在FECCA的资助下,中华CC和其他21个 合作伙伴一起提供文化适切的长者护理方案。从2021年 6月到2023年3月,团队组织了40多场研讨会,并为超过 350人提供了一对一的服务申请支援。 新 计 划 及 拓 展 合 作 :我 们 已 经 启 动 了 C a r e r Gateway、care finder和ELDAC计划,实践各项目的独有 目标。我们更与失智症护理机构和资深护理专家合作, 大大完善了我们社区中心讲座的质量。


借此中华社区服务向中华理事会、陈挺会长、我们 的管理委员会、全体员工、义工和所有顾客表示衷心的 感谢。大家的承诺使我们这一年的转型成为可能,也是 我们「协力共创更美好的社区」的驱动力。让我们为这个 共同愿景继续努力和期待更丰盛的未来。

郭郑素雯 太平绅士 总干事

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Chung Wah Chinese School Council Chung Wah Chinese School (CWCS) Enrolments and Extra-curricular Activities CWCS has six campuses in total around Western Australia: Atwell, Leeming, Morley, Perth, Rossmoyne as well as Mid-West in Geraldton. All campuses offer Chinese language teaching; besides Mid-West offer Year 1 small class with approximately six students for a good start; and the other five campuses offer playgroup, kindy, pre-primary, Year 1 to 12, HSK, WACE program and adult classes. The total student enrolments by the end of term 2 is 999 across six campuses. Besides Chinese language learning, CWCS also offers extra-curricular activities, including arts and crafts, Chinese cultural dance, Chinese musical instruments, Chinese rhyme singing, Chinese chess, diablo, drama, calligraphy, painting and drawing, sketching, abacus, performance arts, table tennis, badminton, and martial arts to supplement language learning and promote culture and sports.

Office of Multicultural Interest (OMI) Per Capita Grant All students who enrolled before March 2023 are entitled for OMI’s Community Languages Program (CLP) per capita grant which subsidies some funds per student, it was well received by all five campuses. CWCS Rossmoyne’s WACE students received a further subsidy per capita bonus grant to compensate for the additional classroom hours and curriculum. Playgroups, adult and HSK students did not qualified for the per capita grant which led to higher tuition fee for these students.

looking forward to celebrate Mid-Autumn Festival at the Chung Wah Culture Centre in Balcatta at the end of term 3 on 16 September 2023. CWCS always encourage our students to take part in external competitions. The sixth Global Chinese Speech Contest in WA by the Chinese Language Culture Education Foundation of China was successfully presented on the 20 May 2023 at CWCS Perth campus.

Teacher of the Year (TOTY) Awards The TOTY award was launched in 2016 to encourage and reward productivity, and quality of Chinese language teaching. All winners are excellent in supporting CWCS and Chinese language teaching. 2022 CWCS Teacher of the Year Winners

CWCS Atwell

MingLee SIM

CWCS Morley


CWCS Leeming CWCS Perth

CWCS Rossmoyne

JessYaping JIANG Xuan CHEN Sin Yi LIM

Morley School Management Committee (SMC) CWCS Morley continue to maintain the School Management Committee (SMC). The new SMC was formed during the Annual Meeting held on the 3 June 2023. They are the Chairperson of SMC, Secretary, Library Officer, Social and Cultural Officer, Canteen Manager, and additional committee members.

Professional Development Program All principals and teachers continue to participate in professional development programs during internal staff training meetings and external workshops/ seminars. Teachers attend compulsory Professional Learning Program organised by OMI. A very rewarding CWCS Teacher Professional Learning was held at Morley campus at the start of semester one (28 January 2023); Principals and teachers also participated in the workshop hosted by Chinese Language Teachers Association WA on 18 March 2023 to enhance their skills in teaching.

Cultural Festivals and Competitions All CWCS campuses individually celebrated Chinese New Year and the Dragon Boat Festival. We are

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CWCS Morley Principal is the chairperson of CWCS Council for 2023 while the other five campuses work closely with the Morley campus in supporting CWCS operations including recruiting, succession planning and welcoming new parents/students, to maintain sustainability. Emily TAN Chairperson of CWCS Council

中华中文学校理事会 中华中文学校入学和课外活动

中华中文学校 在西澳大利亚州共有六个校区:爱 德华、黎明、摩利、珀斯、乐思以及杰拉尔顿的中西部 校区。所有校区均提供汉语教学;中西部校区开始提 供一年级小班教学,大约有六名学生,;其他五个校区 提供幼儿班、学前班、1至 12年级、HSK、WACE课程和 成人课程。在 第二学期末,统计六个校区的学生注册 总数为999。除了汉语学习外,中华中文学校还提供课 外活动,包括工艺美术、中国文化舞蹈、中国乐器、国 韵演唱、中国象棋、暗黑、戏剧、书法、绘画、素描、珠 算、表演艺术、乒乓球、羽毛球、武术补充语言学习, 弘扬文化体育。

西澳州地方政府多元文化办公室 (OMI)补助金

所有 2023年 3月之前注册报名的的学生都有资格 获得多言均可获文化办公室 OM拨出的社区语言人均 的社区语言计划(CLP)补助金,为每个学生提供一定 的补助,受到所有五个校区的好评。中华中文学校乐 思校区的WA生获得了进一步的人均奖金补贴,以补 偿额外的课堂时间和课程。 游戏班、成人和HSK学生没有资格获得人均补助, 导致这些学生的学费较高。


所有校长和教师继续参加内部员工培训会议和 外部讲习班/研讨会期间的专业发展计划。教师参加 OMI 组织的必修专业学习计划。 第一学期开始时(2023年1月28日),在摩利校区 举办了一次非常有意义的中华中文学校教师培训; 校长和老师们还参加了2023年3月18日由西澳中文教 师协会(CLTAWA)主办的研讨会以提高教师们的教 学技能。


中华中文学校各校区分别的庆祝农历新年和端 午节。其中我们最期待的中秋晚会于2023年9 月 16日 第三学期结束时在中华会馆的文化中心举行。

中华中文学校始终鼓励我们的学生参加外部比 赛。由中国汉语文化教育基金会主办的第六届西澳全 球汉语演讲比赛于2023年5月20日在西澳大学珀斯校 区成功举办。 教师奖设立于2016年,以奖励及推动优质中文教 学。得奖者充分的发挥他们卓越的教学表现。 2022 中华学校年度教师奖得主







中华珀斯中文学校 中华乐思中文学校




中华中文学校摩利校区继续维持学校管理委员会 (SMC)。新的学校管理委员会在2023年6月3日举行 的年会上成立。学校管理委员团队包括:主席、主席 秘书、图书馆理员、社会和文化管理员以及其他委员 会成员等。 摩利校区是2023年中华中文学校理事会的主席, 其他五个校区与摩利校区保持密切合作,持续性的支 持中华中文学校 运营,包括招聘、继任计划和欢迎新 家长/学生。 陈水玉 中华中文学校管理委员主席

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Chung Wah Cultural Activities Jen Nie CHONG Chung Wah Association Vision: Through promoting Harmony, preserving our Heritage and practising Humanity, we serve as the bridge between the Chinese community and the broader society.

Dragon and Lion Dance Freddy FOO Firstly, I would like to take this opportunity to thank all the troupe members for their commitment, support, and perseverance for the performance during the Chinese New Year 2023 and actively promoting Chinese culture within the Western Australian community.

The Chung Wah Cultural groups do an excellent job every year in preserving our Heritage and passing it on to future generations. Most groups practise at least once a week and do countless number of performances throughout the year, the busiest period being Chinese New Year. This past year, there has been an increase in requests for Chung Wah to provide interactive cultural activities and chinese decorations. Over Chinese New Year, we provided Cultural performances including Lion Dance, Chinese Cultural Dance and Chinese Orchestra and cultural activities to: Stockland Shopping Centre in Riverton and Harrisdale, Livingston Marketplace in Canning Vale, Victoria Park Central Shopping Centres, and Nedlands Ray White Lunar New Year celebrations. The cultural activities included calligraphers, chinese face painting, lantern making, red packet crafts and roving characters such as God of Fortune handing out filled red packets. We also hosted Mid-Autumn Festival Celebrations at Stockland Bull Creek as well as provided Dragon Boat and Dragon Puppet craft activities at the Around the World event at Stockland Harrisdale. Jen Nie has also organised cultural performances and decorations for the Oberthur Primary School Immersion Programme 10th Anniversary Celebrations, including a dragon dance, lion dance and a finale of chinese cultural dance. It has certainly been a busy year for our Cultural ambassadors.Thank you to all the Chung Wah Cultural group leaders and members for all their hard work over the past year. 14 | The Chung Wah Association Inc. - Annual Report 2022-2023

With the border re-opening last year, we have participated in three overseas competitions. It was an amazing experience to see our young energetic core group demonstrate dedication, determination and resilience with the amount of hard work put in during the challenging pandemic period. These overseas competitions not only provide a platform for the team to demonstrate the skills but also offer an invaluable opportunity for cultural exchange and networking. By engaging with lion dance troupes from different countries, we have expanded our horizons, learned from diverse styles, and strengthened our connections in the lion dance community. The connections made during this event can be invaluable for future collaborations and opportunities.

Chinese Cultural Dance - Jen Nie CHONG The Chung Wah Dance group practises every Saturday afternoon at the Chung Wah Hall, Northbridge, with Min Zhu as the dance teacher/ choreographer. The group currently has 15 dancers.

Riverton Leisureplex, 50th Anniversary of AustraliaChina Diplomatic Relations Concert, Mulan Anniversary Concert and NAARI 2023 - ISWA Celebrating International Women's Day.

Performances during the year included: Perth Chinese New Year Fair, Chung Wah Chinese New Year Ball at Joondalup Resort, Chinese New Year Shopping Centre performances, Mid-Week Eats at

We are currently working on a dance theatre entitled Intertwine, to be performed at the Blue Room in February 2024. Anyone who has a love for dancing, is welcome to join our class.

Chinese Orchestra - Teresa TAN Teresa TAN has appointed Lynn LIN as the orchestra’s vice chairperson. There are three new erhu teachers and one liuqin teacher added to the tutor list. Teresa has held a free music theory class (in Mandarin) in Terms 1 and 2. A performance application form is used for all performance requests. Currently we have 26 members and 16 students learning instruments. The orchestra’s activities are currently promoted in social media like Facebook, Instagram, WeChat, YouTube, Little Red House, some media in Perth and China, and local Chinese Newspapers. The Orchestra has added one 32 notes chromatic glockenspiel, 1 snare drum and 1 yangqin. We have

performed at various events and celebrations as usual. The most notable were Fremantle Arts Centre - A gentle Misinterpretation opening, Crown Mid-Autumn Festival, 10 th Anniversary of the Perth-Chengdu Sister city relationship and a performance in Geraldton. The third WA Chinese Guzheng Festival - Folk Music Concert was successfully held at Methodist Ladies’ College on 2 October 2023. The Grand Ensemble was held at Forrest Place, Perth, on 16 October 2023. We invited Muso Music Academy and Salama Maloya Band to perform. There were 6 schools, 150 performers and 800 audience members involved in total for this event. 中华会馆 22/23 年度报告

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New Vogue Group


Leonard KHO


The Chung Wah New Vogue Dance is coordinated by two groups of volunteers. They are Leonard KHO and Dong, assisted by Evelyn CHIEW and Jessica respectively. The activity is held every Sunday from 1.30pm to 3.30pm.

Choir Coach and Director: Mr ZHOU Yong Jun

During this financial year 2022/2023 the number of dancers attending this New Vogue activity has decreased drastically. We hope to have more participants join this healthy activity. Everyone is welcome to join.. We collect $6 per person as an entrance fee to join this activity. All collections are used to support the maintenance of Chung Wah Balcatta Cultural Centre. During this financial year we organised a New Years Eve Dinner and Dance party with about 100 people attending the function. We also held a Christmas in July dance and a Christmas Dance with afternoon tea. We also celebrated Father's Day with afternoon tea.

Choir Pianist: Mrs Teresa TAN

The Chung Wah Choir, led by Ms Trinh QUACH, and coached by Mr ZHOU Yong Jun, is proudly entering it’s sixth year. We believe singing is great for our physical and mental health. Our mission is to encourage people to enjoy singing, and our vision is to promote Chinese cultural arts in the form of singing to the world. Our choir has about 40 members, mostly middleaged, and some elderly people. We practise every Sunday 2.30pm to 4.30pm, at the Salvation Army Building, William Street, Perth. We welcome everyone, especially men, who love singing, to join us. While we were under the cloud of COVID during 2022 up to March 2023, we still managed to take part in four performances: 10/12/22 The 50th anniversary of AustraliaChina Diplomatic Relations Concert at the State Theatre Centre, Perth. 25/12/23 Christmas Celebration at the Faith Community Church 29/01/23 Perth Chinese New Year Fair at Northbridge Piazza

Line Dancing Doreen Chin Since Chung Wah Line Dancing started in 2004, the activity is still going strong with many of the dancers, who joined the activity at the Balcatta Cultural Hall many years ago, still attending the weekend classes. It is a very proactive group, with occasional, sometimes impromptu jamming sessions, where dancers were encouraged to dress up. Chung Wah Line Dancing Group and Chung Wah New Vogue jointly funded the renovation and maintenance of Chung Wah Balcatta Hall floor and stage at a cost of $28,663.25 in September 2023. I would like to thank current Chung Wah line dancers for their many years of support. 16 | The Chung Wah Association Inc. - Annual Report 2022-2023

25/03/23 Salvos together at Perth Modern School.

Table Tennis

Tai Chi


Chang Dai HE

During 2023, the Chung Wah Table Tennis team has welcomed table tennis fans every Sunday afternoon. At the beginning of this year, with the support of Chung Wah Association Exco members, office staff and cooperation of table tennis fans and other associations, the Chung Wah Table Tennis group held the Western Australia International Table Tennis Friendship Tournament to celebrate Australia Day. Many table tennis clubs in WA were invited to participate in the competition and the Chung Wah table tennis team was the most outstanding in the competition.

The Chung Wah Tai Chi Class is open for enrolment for all age groups and weekly classes are held at Chung Wah Hall, on James Street, Northbridge. The class term commenced in July 2022, consisting of ten-week lessons, with Master HE Chang Dai as instructor of the class. Students learn foundation skills of Tai Ji, including 13 form and 24 form, pushing hand and meditation from a renowned master of martial arts.

After the competition, Mulan Association, Chung Wah Choir and the Little Spaceship Dance School presented wonderful performances. The brilliant performances received much applause. A buffet of food was provided to participants. This event enabled a deeper understanding of Chinese Culture. We will continue to enhance the fellowship and provide a healthy lifestyle to the community.

Tai Chi is an ancient Chinese exercise which became popular in Western society as it brings strong health benefits to all practitioners and it represents oriental philosophy of martial arts. We will continue our promotion of Chung Wah Tai Chi Class in the hope that more and more people will join the class and reap huge health benefits out of it.

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中华文化团体活动 - 张娟妮 中华会馆的愿景是: 凝聚融合 • 文化传承 • 人道关怀 中华文化团体每年都致力于弘扬中华文化,并非 常出色的做好传承的工作。文化团体每周至少进行一 次的活动、更参与了多次的演出,尤其是在农历新年 期间更是最繁忙的时候。在2023年期间,中华会馆所 受到要求互动文化活动的支援、以及中式活动品的要 求略有增加。 农历新年期间,我们为Riverton和Harrisdale的 Stockland购物中心、Canning Vale 的 Livingston Marketplace、Victoria Park Central 购物中心和 Nedlands Ray White农历新年提供了舞狮、华族传统 舞蹈和华乐团等文化表演以及文化活动:包括书法、 脸谱画、灯笼制作、利是封工艺品以及财神大头娃娃 派送红包等。我们还在Stockland Bull Creek 举办了 中秋节庆祝活动,并在Stockland Harrisdale的环游世 界活动中提供了龙舟和龙木偶工艺活动。张娟妮还为 欧贝特小学沉浸式项目十周年庆典组织了文化表演 和装饰,包括舞龙、舞狮和中国文化舞蹈压轴表演。 中华会馆作为文化大使来说,这无疑是忙碌的一 年。感谢中华文化团体所有领导和成员在过去的一年 里的辛勤工作。

中华会馆龙狮团 - 符史榮 首先,我想借此机会感谢所有龙狮团成员在2023 年农历新年期间对演出的投入、支持和坚持,并在西 澳社区积极弘扬中华文化。 去年边境 重新 开放 后,我们参加了三场海 外比 赛。看到我们年轻、充满活力的核心团队在充满挑战 的大流行期间付出了大量的努力,表现出了奉献精 神、决心和韧性,这是一次令人惊叹的经历。 这些海外比赛不仅为团队提供了展示技能的平 台,也为文化交流和交流提供了宝贵的机会。通过与 不同国家的舞狮团体接触,我们拓展了视野,学习了 不同的舞狮风格,并加强了我们与舞狮界的联系。此 次活动期间建立的联系对于未来的合作和机会来说 是非常宝贵的。

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中华舞 - 张娟妮 中华舞蹈团每周六下午在北桥中华会馆礼堂练习, 朱敏担任舞蹈老师/编舞。该团体目前有15名舞者。 年内演出包括:珀斯中华新年文化节、Joondalup R e s o r t 中 华 新 年 晚 宴 、农 历 新 年 购 物 中 心 演 出、Riverton Leisureplex 周间美食、中澳建交五十周 年文化晚会、木兰协会二十周年纪念晚会和NAARI 2023 - 西澳印裔协会庆祝国际妇女节活动。 我们目前正在制作一个名为Intertwined的舞蹈 剧,将于2024年2月在 Blue Room 演出。欢迎任何热 爱舞蹈的人士加入我们的舞团。

中华华乐团 - 王惠兰 王惠兰团长任命林晨晨为乐团副团长。导师名 单新增三名二胡老师和一名柳琴老师。王惠兰在第 一和第二学期举办了免费音乐理论课程(普通话)。 所有表演请求均需使用表演申请表。目前我们有26 名会员和16名学习乐器的学生。乐团的活动目前在 Facebook、Instagram、微信、YouTube、小红屋等社 交媒体以及珀斯和中国的一些媒体以及本地中文报 纸上进行宣传。 乐团新增了1把32音半音阶 钟琴、1把 小军鼓和 1把扬琴。我们像往常一样在各种活 动和 庆 祝活 动 中表演。其中最引人注目的是Fremantle艺术中心”A gentle Misinterpretation“文化活动的开幕式、皇冠赌 场的中秋节庆祝活动、珀斯-成都友好城市十周年纪 念活动,以及在Geraldton的演出。

第三届西澳中国古筝节-民乐音乐会于2023年10月 2日在卫理公会女子学院成功举办。大合奏团于2023年 10月16日在珀斯Forrest Place举行。我们邀请了Muso 音乐学院和Salama Maloya乐队进行演出 。此次活动 共有6所学校、150名表演者和800名观众参与。

新时尚集团 - 許歷仔 中华的新时尚交际舞由两组志愿者协调。他们是 許歷仔和 Dong,分别由 Evelyn CHIEW 和 Jessica 协 助。活动时间为每周日下午1.30至3.30。 在2022/2023财年期间,参加新时尚交际舞活动 的舞者人数大幅减少。我们希望有更多的参与者加入 到这项健康的活动中。欢迎大家参加。参加此活动我 们收取每人6澳元的入场费。所收款项均全数用于支 持中华巴卡达文化中心的维护。 在本年度,我们组织了一场除夕晚宴和舞会,约 有100人参加。我们还举办了Christmas in July舞会和 圣诞舞会下午茶。我们主办了父亲节下午茶庆祝活 动。

中华合唱团 - 洪淑贞 合唱团教练兼总监:周永军先生 合唱团钢琴师:王惠兰女士 由洪淑贞女士带领、周勇军先生担任教练的中华 合唱团即将步入第六个年头。我们相信唱歌对我们的身 心健康非常有益。我们的使命是让人们享受歌唱的乐 趣,以歌唱的形式向世界推广华族文化艺术。

我们合唱团有大约40名成员,大部分是中年人, 还有一些老年人。我们每周日下午 2.30 至 4.30 在珀 斯威廉街救世军大楼练习。我们欢迎大家,特别是热 爱唱歌的男士加入我们。 2022 年至 2023 年 3 月, 虽然我们处于新冠疫情 的阴云之下,但我们仍然参加了四场演出: 12/10/22


25/12/23 Faith Community教堂的圣诞节庆祝活动 29/01/23 在北桥广场举行的珀斯中华新年节庆祝大会之 文化晚会 25/03/23 于Perth Modern学校的Salvos Together活动

乒乓球 - 方芸 2023年,中华乒乓球队每周日下午都会迎来乒乓 球爱好者。今年年初,在中华会馆理事会成员、办公室 职员的支持下,以及乒乓球爱好者和其他社团的配合 下,中华乒乓球团体举办了西澳国际乒乓球友谊赛,庆 祝澳大利亚国庆日。西澳州多家乒乓球俱乐部受邀参 加比赛,其中中华乒乓球队在比赛中表现最为出色。 比赛结束后,木兰协会、中华合唱团、小飞船舞蹈 学校带来了精彩的表演。精彩的表演赢得了阵阵掌 声。为参与者提供了自助餐。此次活动让大家对中国 文化有了更深入的了解。我们将继续加强团契,为社 区提供健康的生活方式。

中华排排舞 - 陈清灵 中华排排舞活动自2004年开展至今,活动依然 火爆,不少多年前曾在巴尔卡塔文化厅参加活动的舞 者至今仍在参加周末课程。这是一个非常积极主动 的团体,偶尔会有即兴的尬舞活动,舞者们盛装打扮 参与共乐。中华排排舞团与新时尚交际舞于2023年9 月共同提供了一笔28,663.25澳元的拨款以翻新及维 护中华巴卡达文化中心的地板及舞台。于此至诚感谢 中华排舞员多年来的支持。

太极拳 - 何常带 中华太极班面向所有年龄段开放,每周在北桥詹 姆斯街中华会馆举行课程。课程于2022年7月开课, 为期十周,由何常带老师担任讲师。学生跟随著名太 极拳大师学习基础功,包括十三式、二十四式、推手、 打坐等。 太极拳是一项古老的运动,能帮助练习者强身健 体而逐渐在西方社会流行起来,它近乎代表了东方 武术哲学。我们将继续推广中华太极班,希望更多的 人加入中华太极班,并从中受益匪浅。 中华会馆 22/23 年度报告

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Historical Group 历史组 Another busy year of promoting the Chinese story in WA, answering queries and presenting talks about the early Chinese, in a variety of formats. In December 2022 the Chung Wah Hall was used as one of the locations for a short film entitled ‘The Rules of Mahjong”. I was one of a group of people shown in the film, which was one of five short films commissioned by the State Library of WA in collaboration with Screen West and LotteryWest. All the films were launched in August 2023 and can be viewed on the Library’s website. Visitors to the old East Perth Cemetery can now add an audio element to a tour with a short segment about the Chinese burials which I presented for the National Trust (WA). In July The West Australian Newspapers celebrated 190 years of publication. They selected 21 people to be interviewed about events and memories of WA’s history. I was selected as the only Asian, and spoke about growing up in Northbridge among the few remaining early Chinese in Perth. Currently I am liaising with the Northern Territory Chung Wah Society regarding the return of a temple urn which was ‘salvaged’ by an Australian air force personnel, during the bombing of Darwin in 1942. It was donated to the Perth Chung Wah Association in the 1994. Before the urn can be returned it requires some professional conservation work. I will keep the community upto-date with it’s progress. The aim is to return the urn to the NT around September 2024 while there is a conference to discuss Northern Australian Chinese history. Closer to home there are a couple of important projects which require volunteers who can preferably speak Cantonese. Karrakatta Cemetery is keen to translate some old Chinese head-stones which have very little or no English carved on them. This project involves photographing each headstone and then adding it to a document template with the added translated script. The other project is interviewing mostly past Chinese restaurant owners and capturing their stories for the archives. We are also keen to collect photographs of the restaurants and customers enjoying meals, old menus or other ephemera (e.g. business cards, calendars, advertising materials). In 2029 the state turns 200 and Chung Wah will be 120 years. Any information we can gather about our Chinese history prior to these important events will add to the state’s cultural and social history. For further information please contact the Chung Wah Office or email to Help us preserve our history and keep it for future generations of Australians. Kaylene Poon Honorary Historical Advisor

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今年又是在西澳推广华人故事 的忙碌一年,以各种形式回答问题并 发表有关早期华人人的演讲。 2022年12月,中华 会 馆被 用作 短片《麻将规则》的拍摄地之一。我 以说故事人的参与了这部微电影, 这是西澳州立图书馆委托与 Screen West 和 LotteryWest 合作制作的 五部短片之一。影片发布于2023年8 月,现可透过图书馆网站观看。 参观旧东珀斯公墓的游客现在 可以在游览中收听音频,其中包含我 为国民信托基金会(WA)展示的有 关华人墓葬的简短片段。7 月,西澳 大利亚人报庆祝创刊190 周年。他们 选择了 21 人接受采访,内容涉及西 澳 历史事件和记忆。我作为唯一的 亚裔代表,我叙述了少数早期华人在 北桥长大的经历。 目前,我 正 在与北 领 地 中 华 会 就归还一个寺庙骨灰盒事宜进行联 络,该骨灰盒是澳大利亚空军人员在 1942年达尔文轰炸期间寻获的。并 于1994年转交于中华会馆。在归还 之前,还需要进行 一些专业的保 护 工作。我将向社区通报最新进展。目 标是在2024 年9月左右将该骨灰盒 送回北领地,同时召开会 议讨论 北 澳大利亚华人历史。 言归正传,有几个重要的项目需 要懂粤语的志愿者。 卡拉卡塔 公墓致力于 翻译华人 古墓碑,这些墓碑上刻有很 少或 根 本没有英文。该项目涉及拍摄每个 墓碑,然后将其添加到带有添加 的翻译脚本的文档模板中。 另一项目是采访过去的中 餐馆老板,采集他们的故事。 我们还热衷于收集餐厅和顾客 用餐 的照片、旧菜单或 其他临 时物品(例如名片、日历、广告材 料)。 2029年,澳洲将迎来200周年, 中华会馆也将迎来120周年。在这些 重要事件发生之前,我们收集到的有 关华人历史的任何信息都将丰富这个 国家的文化和社会历史。 欲 了 解 更 多,请 联 系 中 华 办 公 室 或 发 送 电子 邮 件 至his to r y@。帮助我们保护我 们的历史,并为澳大利亚的子孙后代 保留它。

邝彩玲 中华会馆历史组荣誉顾问

Women’s Subcommittee The Women’s Subcommittee conducts social activities every Saturday from 11am to 1.30pm. We continue to engage a wonderful teacher Ms Min ZHU to teach this team several beautiful dances. Now this cultural dance group has its focus and purpose to improve the group dancing skill and produce quality dances for any community events and celebration. After more than a year’s training by the professional dancing teacher, our quality dances have earned this team a good reputation and has attracted more other women to join the social activities every week.

中华妇女部年度报告 妇女部每周六11点至1点半在会馆开展文化社交活 动。我们继续聘请专业舞蹈老师朱敏来指导,为提高舞 蹈组整体素质,以期为社区的文化活动奉献有质量的舞 蹈。经过一年多的专业老师培训,我们的团队素质有了 飞跃性的提高。团队的质量提高了也吸引了更多一些妇 女来参与我们的活动。

This year Chung Wah Women’s Subcommittee have participated in these community and cultural events: 1.

Chung Wah Chinese New Year Fair 2023: we participated in the afternoon cultural show in Northbridge Cultural Centre, and some of our members also joined Chung Wah Dance Troupe to perform in the evening multicultural concert.


In the Australian Day 26 January 2023 we participated in the Australia Day Multicultural Dance performance jointed organised by Chung Wah and Chinese Dance Australia.


Promotion of Chinese cultural dances in different multicultural events: In January and February this year we performed cultural dances for some local government, local communities and schools for celebration of Chinese New Year, also for the Amherst Village community centre organised by the Multicultural Community Council of WA.

The Chung Wah Women Subcommittee will continue to take part in and support all the community events and functions organised by Chung Wah Association, local governments and other community organisations. Jiping ZOU

今年中华妇女部参加了下列社区文化活动: 1. 我们参与了中华新年文化节下午在北桥文化中心的 文艺表演,部分成员还参与了中华舞蹈团晚上的多 元文化晚会的表演。 2. 参与了由中华会馆和澳大利亚中国舞蹈团联合举办 的1月26日澳大利亚日多元文化舞蹈大汇演。 3. 受邀参与不同的多元文化活动来弘扬中华文化:参 与了City of Cockburn组织的社区活动并参与表演 节目,还有今年二月中国新年庆祝活动中,


澳多元文化社区委员会组织的一个社区庆祝活动表 演,去西澳卫生部办公室的中国新年活动表演,去 Warriapendi 小学表演等等。 中华妇女部将继续积极参与并支持由会馆、政府和 各个社区团体组织的各种社区文化活动。

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Financial Summary – Honorary Treasurer’s Report


hroughout the year, the Chung Wah Association focused on providing welfare services, education, cultural, and social activities to both its members and the community.

For the financial year ending on June 30, 2023, the Chung Wah Association achieved an operating surplus of $1,381,401, marking a significant 45% increase compared to the 2022 surplus of $955,194.

cash and cash equivalents increased by 10% this year. The good financial performance can be attributed to several factors. First, the efficient CWCC pension management system played a significant role. Second, there was a boost in government funding and welfare contributions. Third, income from cultural activities in the community rose. Additionally, reduced service costs contributed to the positive performance. Furthermore, the broader societal recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic had a favourable impact.

The overall revenue of the Chung Wah Association amounted to $15,589,006, reflecting a 14 percent increase compared to the previous year’s revenue of $13,721,054 Chung Wah’s net assets have grown steadily, while

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Analysis on Statement of Profit or Loss Statement


The overall revenue of the Chung Wah Association amounted to $15,589,006, with the Chung Wah Community Services (CWCC) revenue for the financial year reaching $14,086,608. This accounted for 91.6 percent of the Chung Wah Association’s total revenue. The increase in CWCC’s revenue can be attributed mainly to business expansion, cost-saving measures, and an increase in welfare revenue from the government-funded system. Revenue from association services increased by over 9.8 percent this year, reaching $835,945. This

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Chung Wah Association posted an operating surplus of $1,381,401, marking a substantial 45% increase compared to the previous year’s annual surplus of $955,194. In contrast, CWCC achieved a remarkable 72% increase in its surplus this year, reaching $1,451,662. The continuous growth of CWCC’s earnings is inseparable from a leadership team with advanced management concepts and a harmonious and enterprising team. However, Association Services experienced a deficit this year, shifting from a surplus of $75,638 in the previous year to a deficit of $62,018. This change can be attributed to limited growth in membership income and rental income, offset by increased

growth can be primarily attributed to government funding for capital works within the Association, increased income from each cultural group affiliated with the Association, as well as contributions from fundraising activities and social sponsorships. Chung Wah Chinese School (CWCS) experienced an 8 percent increase in revenue from the previous year, reaching $666,453. This improvement can be attributed to the broader societal recovery from the COVID-19 pandemic, leading to an increase in the number of students attending the school.

expenditures on property maintenance, as well as the impact of a higher inflation rate this year. It aligns with the normal pattern and would be in surplus if we were to include the rent income from CWCC (which was treated as inter-company transactions) Despite a milder impact of the COVID-19 pandemic this year, Chung Wah Chinese schools recorded a deficit of $8,243, in contrast to the surplus of $34,148 from the previous year. The deficit was primarily caused by lower student enrolment in the three new schools, especially the recently established school in Geraldton, which resulted in reduced government funding and increased expenses.

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Analysis on Statement of Financial Position

Cash and Cash Equivalents

As of June 30, 2023, CWCC had total cash and cash equivalents of $6,965,494, which represents 84% of Chung Wah Association’s total cash and cash equivalents of $8,320,806. Cash and

Net Assets, Property, plant and equipment

cash equivalents at CWCC and Chinese schools increased by 8% and 14%, respectively, this year. However, cash and cash equivalents in Association Services decreased by 45%.

As of June 30, 2023, the main assets of Association Services include land and buildings in James Street and Balcatta. The primary assets of the Chinese schools are computers, office equipment, and storage facilities. CWCC’s assets consist of motor vehicles used for transporting clients, office equipment, fixtures, and fittings.

been established. This agreement, providing a grant of $5,000,000, was formalised between the Department of Local Government, Sport, and Cultural Industries and The Chung Wah Association Inc on September 22, 2023. As of October 3, 2023, the project fund received its first instalment of $750,000.

Chung Wah Association had total net assets of $15,217,435 on June 30, 2023, representing a 10% increase from the previous year’s $13,836,034.

I would like to express my gratitude to John Folan, CWCC Senior Manager (Finance/HR/Admin), Lesley WONG and Rosetine SEW, Project Co-ordinator and Administration Officers, Tracy LIM, Senior Administration and Accounts Officer and Sophie WANG, Administration Officer for their hard work and invaluable assistance throughout the year.

On August 5, 2023, the Western Australian Government announced the transfer of a 6,955sqm parcel of land located at the corner of Hedley Place and Nyamur Way Bentley to The Chung Wah Association Inc. Construction is expected to commence in January 2024, with a scheduled completion date by February 2025. In the context of project management, design, and construction of the community centre on the Land, a Financial Assistance Agreement has 24 | The Chung Wah Association Inc. - Annual Report 2022-2023

Ke Mei SHAO Honorary Treasurer


年,中华会馆致力为会员及社区提供福利 服务、教育、文化及社会活动。


75,638元变成了赤字62,018元。这一变化可归因于会 员收入和租金收入增长有限,被物业维修支出增加所 抵消,以及今年通货膨胀率上升的影响。它与正常模 式一致,如果我们包括中华社区服务的租金收入(被 视为公司内部交易),它将是盈余的。

中华会馆的总收入为15,589,006元,较上年度的 13,721,054元增加14%

虽然今年受新冠肺炎疫情影响较轻,但中华中文 学校录得8,243元的赤字,而去年则录得34,148元的盈 余。赤字主要是由于三所新学校的学生入学率下降, 特别是最近在杰拉尔顿成立的学校,这导致政府资金 减少,费用增加。

中华会馆的净资产稳步增长,而现金及现金等价 物今年则增加了10%。


在截至2023年6月30日的财政年度,中华会馆的 营运盈余为1,381,401元,较2022年的盈余955,194元 大幅增加45%。

良好的财务业绩可归因于几个因素。首先,高效 的养老保险管理体系发挥了重要作用。其次,政府拨 款和福利捐款有所增加。三是社区文化活动收入增 加。此外,服务费用的减少也促成了积极的业绩。此 外,2019冠状病毒病大流行后更广泛的社会复苏产生 了有利影响。


中华会馆在财政年度的总收入达15,589,006元, 而中华社区服务的收入则达14,086,608元。这占中华 会馆总收入的91.6%。中华社区服务收入的增长主要 是由于业务扩张、成本节约措施以及政府资助制度福 利收入的增加 协 会 服 务 的 收 入今 年 增 长 超 过 9 . 8 % ,达 到 835,945元。这一增长主要归功于政府对协会内部基 本工程的资助,协会下属各文化团体的收入增加,以 及筹款活动和社会赞助的贡献· 中 华 中 文 学 校 的 收 入 比去年 增 加 了8 %,达 到 666,453元。这一改善可归因于2019冠状病毒病大流 行后更广泛的社会复苏,导致在校学生人数增加。


中华会馆的营运盈余为1,381,401元,较上年度的 盈余955,194元大幅增加45%。相比之下,中华社区服 务今年的盈余增长了72%,达到1,451,662元。中华社 区服务盈利的持续增长,离不开一支具有先进管理理 念的领导团队,离不开一支和谐进取的团队。 然而,协会服务今年出现了赤字,从去年的盈余

截至2023年6月30日,中华社区服务总持有现金 及现金等价物总额6,965,494元,占中华总会现金及现 金等价物总额8,320,806元的84%。中华社区服务和 中华中文学校的现金和现金等价物今年分别增长了 8%和14%。然而,协会服务的现金和现金等价物减少 了45%。


截至2023年6月30日,协会服务的主要资产包括 James Street和Balcatta的土地和建筑物。中华中文学 校的主要资产是电脑、办公设备和仓储设施。中华社 区服务的资产包括用于运送客户的机动车辆、办公设 备、固定装置和配件。 中华总会于二零二三年六月三十日的总净资产为 15,217,435元,较上年度的13,836,034元增加10%。 2023 年 8月5日,西 澳 大 利 亚 政 府 宣 布 将 位于 Hedley Place和Nyamur Way Bentley拐角处的一块 6,955平方米的土地(简称“土地”)转让给中华会馆。该 项目预计将于2024年1月开工,预计于2025年2月完 工。 在 土 地上社区中心的项目管 理、设 计 和建设 方 面,已经建立了一项财政援助协议。该协议于2023年9 月22日由西澳地方政府、体育及文化产业界与中华会 馆正式签订,提供5,000,000元的拨款。截至2023年10 月3日,该项目基金收到了第一期75万元。 在此,我要感谢财务/人事/行政经理John Folan; 项目协调兼行政人员黄小娟和丘柔湘;高级财务行政 人员林菊儿,以及行政人员王丽致敬,感谢她们这个 一年来的辛勤工作和宝贵的协助。

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Statement of Profit or Loss and other Comprehensive Income For the year ended 30 June 2023 Note

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Statement of Changes of Equity Reserve

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Statement of Cash Flows For the year ended 30 June 2023

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Statement by the Executive Committee of the Association In the opinion of the Executive Committee of The Chung Wah Association Inc: (a) The accompanying financial statements give a true and fair view of its financial position as at 30 June 2023 and of its performance for the financial year ended on that date. (b) The accompanying financial statements comply with Australian Accounting Standards (including the Australian Accounting Interpretations) and other mandatory professional requirements. (c) At the date of this statement, there are reasonable grounds to believe that Chung Wah Association Inc will be able to pay its debts as and when they become due and payable. Signed in accordance with a resolution of the Executive Committee:

President Dr Ting CHEN

Honorary Treasurer Ms Ke Mei SHAO Date: 14 October 2023

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tĞ ĐŽŶĨŝƌŵ ƚŚĂƚ ƚŚĞ ŝŶĚĞƉĞŶĚĞŶĐĞ ĚĞĐůĂƌĂƚŝŽŶ ƌĞƋƵŝƌĞĚ ďLJ ƚŚĞ ƐƐŽĐŝĂƚŝŽŶƐ /ŶĐŽƌƉŽƌĂƚŝŽŶ Đƚ ϮϬϭϱ͕ ǁŚŝĐŚ ŚĂƐ ďĞĞŶ ŐŝǀĞŶ ƚŽ ƚŚĞ džĞĐƵƚŝǀĞ ŽŵŵŝƚƚĞĞ ŽĨ ƚŚĞ ƐƐŽĐŝĂƚŝŽŶ͕ ǁŽƵůĚ ďĞ ŝŶ ƚŚĞ ƐĂŵĞ ƚĞƌŵƐ ŝĨ ŐŝǀĞŶ ƚŽ ƚŚĞ ŵĞŵďĞƌƐ ĂƐ Ăƚ ƚŚĞ time of this auditor’s report. tĞ ďĞůŝĞǀĞ ƚŚĂƚ ƚŚĞ ĂƵĚŝƚ ĞǀŝĚĞŶĐĞ ǁĞ ŚĂǀĞ ŽďƚĂŝŶĞĚ ŝƐ ƐƵĨĨŝĐŝĞŶƚ ĂŶĚ ĂƉƉƌŽƉƌŝĂƚĞ ƚŽ ƉƌŽǀŝĚĞ Ă ďĂƐŝƐ ĨŽƌ ŽƵƌ ŽƉŝŶŝŽŶ͘ ZĞƐƉŽŶƐŝďŝůŝƚŝĞƐ ŽĨ ƚŚĞ džĞĐƵƚŝǀĞ ŽŵŵŝƚƚĞĞ ĨŽƌ ƚŚĞ &ŝŶĂŶĐŝĂů ZĞƉŽƌƚ dŚĞ džĞĐƵƚŝǀĞ ŽŵŵŝƚƚĞĞ ŽĨ ƚŚĞ ƐƐŽĐŝĂƚŝŽŶ ĂƌĞ ƌĞƐƉŽŶƐŝďůĞ ĨŽƌ ƚŚĞ ƉƌĞƉĂƌĂƚŝŽŶ ŽĨ ƚŚĞ ĨŝŶĂŶĐŝĂů ƌĞƉŽƌƚ ƚŚĂƚ ŐŝǀĞƐ Ă ƚƌƵĞ ĂŶĚ ĨĂŝƌ ǀŝĞǁ ŝŶ ĂĐĐŽƌĚĂŶĐĞ ǁŝƚŚ ƵƐƚƌĂůŝĂŶ ĐĐŽƵŶƚŝŶŐ ^ƚĂŶĚĂƌĚƐ ĂŶĚ ƚŚĞ ƐƐŽĐŝĂƚŝŽŶƐ /ŶĐŽƌƉŽƌĂƚŝŽŶ Đƚ ϮϬϭϱ ĂŶĚ ĨŽƌ ƐƵĐŚ ŝŶƚĞƌŶĂů ĐŽŶƚƌŽů ĂƐ ƚŚĞ džĞĐƵƚŝǀĞ ŽŵŵŝƚƚĞĞ ĚĞƚĞƌŵŝŶĞ ŝƐ ŶĞĐĞƐƐĂƌLJ ƚŽ ĞŶĂďůĞ ƚŚĞ ƉƌĞƉĂƌĂƚŝŽŶ ŽĨ ƚŚĞ ĨŝŶĂŶĐŝĂů ƌĞƉŽƌƚ ƚŚĂƚ ŐŝǀĞƐ Ă ƚƌƵĞ ĂŶĚ ĨĂŝƌ ǀŝĞǁ ĂŶĚ ŝƐ ĨƌĞĞ ĨƌŽŵ ŵĂƚĞƌŝĂů ŵŝƐƐƚĂƚĞŵĞŶƚ͕ ǁŚĞƚŚĞƌ ĚƵĞ ƚŽ ĨƌĂƵĚ Žƌ ĞƌƌŽƌ͘ /Ŷ ƉƌĞƉĂƌŝŶŐ ƚŚĞ ĨŝŶĂŶĐŝĂů ƌĞƉŽƌƚ͕ ƚŚĞ džĞĐƵƚŝǀĞ ŽŵŵŝƚƚĞĞ ĂƌĞ ƌĞƐƉŽŶƐŝďůĞ ĨŽƌ ĂƐƐĞƐƐŝŶŐ ƚŚĞ ƐƐŽĐŝĂƚŝŽŶ’s ability to ĐŽŶƚŝŶƵĞ ĂƐ Ă ŐŽŝŶŐ ĐŽŶĐĞƌŶ͕ ĚŝƐĐůŽƐŝŶŐ͕ ĂƐ ĂƉƉůŝĐĂďůĞ͕ ŵĂƚƚĞƌƐ ƌĞůĂƚŝŶŐ ƚŽ ŐŽŝŶŐ ĐŽŶĐĞƌŶ ĂŶĚ ƵƐŝŶŐ ƚŚĞ ŐŽŝŶŐ ĐŽŶĐĞƌŶ ďĂƐŝƐ ŽĨ ĂĐĐŽƵŶƚŝŶŐ ƵŶůĞƐƐ ƚŚĞ džĞĐƵƚŝǀĞ ŽŵŵŝƚƚĞĞ ĞŝƚŚĞƌ ŝŶƚĞŶĚ ƚŽ ůŝƋƵŝĚĂƚĞ ƚŚĞ ƐƐŽĐŝĂƚŝŽŶ Žƌ ƚŽ ĐĞĂƐĞ ŽƉĞƌĂƚŝŽŶƐ͕ Žƌ ŚĂƐ ŶŽ ƌĞĂůŝƐƚŝĐ ĂůƚĞƌŶĂƚŝǀĞ ďƵƚ ƚŽ ĚŽ ƐŽ͘ The Executive Committee are responsible for overseeing the Association’s financial reporting process. Auditor’s Responsibilities for the Audit of the Financial Report KƵƌ ŽďũĞĐƚŝǀĞƐ ĂƌĞ ƚŽ ŽďƚĂŝŶ ƌĞĂƐŽŶĂďůĞ ĂƐƐƵƌĂŶĐĞ ĂďŽƵƚ ǁŚĞƚŚĞƌ ƚŚĞ ĨŝŶĂŶĐŝĂů ƌĞƉŽƌƚ ĂƐ Ă ǁŚŽůĞ ŝƐ ĨƌĞĞ ĨƌŽŵ material misstatement, whether due to fraud or error, and to issue an auditor’s report that includes our opinion. ZĞĂƐŽŶĂďůĞ ĂƐƐƵƌĂŶĐĞ ŝƐ Ă ŚŝŐŚ ůĞǀĞů ŽĨ ĂƐƐƵƌĂŶĐĞ͕ ďƵƚ ŝƐ ŶŽƚ Ă ŐƵĂƌĂŶƚĞĞ ƚŚĂƚ ĂŶ ĂƵĚŝƚ ĐŽŶĚƵĐƚĞĚ ŝŶ ĂĐĐŽƌĚĂŶĐĞ ǁŝƚŚ ƚŚĞ ƵƐƚƌĂůŝĂŶ ƵĚŝƚŝŶŐ ^ƚĂŶĚĂƌĚƐ ǁŝůů ĂůǁĂLJƐ ĚĞƚĞĐƚ Ă ŵĂƚĞƌŝĂů ŵŝƐƐƚĂƚĞŵĞŶƚ ǁŚĞŶ ŝƚ ĞdžŝƐƚƐ͘ DŝƐƐƚĂƚĞŵĞŶƚƐ ĐĂŶ ĂƌŝƐĞ ĨƌŽŵ ĨƌĂƵĚ Žƌ ĞƌƌŽƌ ĂŶĚ ĂƌĞ ĐŽŶƐŝĚĞƌĞĚ ŵĂƚĞƌŝĂů ŝĨ͕ ŝŶĚŝǀŝĚƵĂůůLJ Žƌ ŝŶ ƚŚĞ ĂŐŐƌĞŐĂƚĞ͕ ƚŚĞLJ ĐŽƵůĚ ƌĞĂƐŽŶĂďůLJ ďĞ ĞdžƉĞĐƚĞĚ ƚŽ ŝŶĨůƵĞŶĐĞ ƚŚĞ ĞĐŽŶŽŵŝĐ ĚĞĐŝƐŝŽŶƐ ŽĨ ƵƐĞƌƐ ƚĂŬĞŶ ŽŶ ƚŚĞ ďĂƐŝƐ ŽĨ ƚŚŝƐ ĨŝŶĂŶĐŝĂů ƌĞƉŽƌƚ͘ Ɛ ƉĂƌƚ ŽĨ ĂŶ ĂƵĚŝƚ ŝŶ ĂĐĐŽƌĚĂŶĐĞ ǁŝƚŚ ƚŚĞ ƵƐƚƌĂůŝĂŶ ƵĚŝƚŝŶŐ ^ƚĂŶĚĂƌĚƐ͕ ǁĞ ĞdžĞƌĐŝƐĞ ƉƌŽĨĞƐƐŝŽŶĂů ũƵĚŐŵĞŶƚ ĂŶĚ ŵĂŝŶƚĂŝŶ ƉƌŽĨĞƐƐŝŽŶĂů ƐĐĞƉƚŝĐŝƐŵ ƚŚƌŽƵŐŚŽƵƚ ƚŚĞ ĂƵĚŝƚ͘ tĞ ĂůƐŽ͗ • /ĚĞŶƚŝĨLJ ĂŶĚ ĂƐƐĞƐƐ ƚŚĞ ƌŝƐŬƐ ŽĨ ŵĂƚĞƌŝĂů ŵŝƐƐƚĂƚĞŵĞŶƚ ŽĨ ƚŚĞ ĨŝŶĂŶĐŝĂů ƌĞƉŽƌƚ͕ ǁŚĞƚŚĞƌ ĚƵĞ ƚŽ ĨƌĂƵĚ Žƌ ĞƌƌŽƌ͕ ĚĞƐŝŐŶ ĂŶĚ ƉĞƌĨŽƌŵ ĂƵĚŝƚ ƉƌŽĐĞĚƵƌĞƐ ƌĞƐƉŽŶƐŝǀĞ ƚŽ ƚŚŽƐĞ ƌŝƐŬƐ͕ ĂŶĚ ŽďƚĂŝŶ ĂƵĚŝƚ ĞǀŝĚĞŶĐĞ ƚŚĂƚ ŝƐ ƐƵĨĨŝĐŝĞŶƚ ĂŶĚ ĂƉƉƌŽƉƌŝĂƚĞ ƚŽ ƉƌŽǀŝĚĞ Ă ďĂƐŝƐ ĨŽƌ ŽƵƌ ŽƉŝŶŝŽŶ͘ dŚĞ ƌŝƐŬ ŽĨ ŶŽƚ ĚĞƚĞĐƚŝŶŐ Ă ŵĂƚĞƌŝĂů ŵŝƐƐƚĂƚĞŵĞŶƚ ƌĞƐƵůƚŝŶŐ ĨƌŽŵ ĨƌĂƵĚ ŝƐ ŚŝŐŚĞƌ ƚŚĂŶ ĨŽƌ ŽŶĞ ƌĞƐƵůƚŝŶŐ ĨƌŽŵ ĞƌƌŽƌ͕ ĂƐ ĨƌĂƵĚ ŵĂLJ ŝŶǀŽůǀĞ ĐŽůůƵƐŝŽŶ͕ ĨŽƌŐĞƌLJ͕ ŝŶƚĞŶƚŝŽŶĂů ŽŵŝƐƐŝŽŶƐ͕ ŵŝƐƌĞƉƌĞƐĞŶƚĂƚŝŽŶƐ͕ Žƌ ƚŚĞ ŽǀĞƌƌŝĚĞ ŽĨ ŝŶƚĞƌŶĂů ĐŽŶƚƌŽů͘ • KďƚĂŝŶ ĂŶ ƵŶĚĞƌƐƚĂŶĚŝŶŐ ŽĨ ŝŶƚĞƌŶĂů ĐŽŶƚƌŽů ƌĞůĞǀĂŶƚ ƚŽ ƚŚĞ ĂƵĚŝƚ ŝŶ ŽƌĚĞƌ ƚŽ ĚĞƐŝŐŶ ĂƵĚŝƚ ƉƌŽĐĞĚƵƌĞƐ ƚŚĂƚ ĂƌĞ ĂƉƉƌŽƉƌŝĂƚĞ ŝŶ ƚŚĞ ĐŝƌĐƵŵƐƚĂŶĐĞƐ͕ ďƵƚ ŶŽƚ ĨŽƌ ƚŚĞ ƉƵƌƉŽƐĞ ŽĨ ĞdžƉƌĞƐƐŝŶŐ ĂŶ ŽƉŝŶŝŽŶ ŽŶ ƚŚĞ ĞĨĨĞĐƚŝǀĞŶĞƐƐ ŽĨ ƚŚĞ ƐƐŽĐŝĂƚŝŽŶ’s internal control.

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Registered Company Auditor No: 342131 | FCPA | HKICPA

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ǀĂůƵĂƚĞ ƚŚĞ ĂƉƉƌŽƉƌŝĂƚĞŶĞƐƐ ŽĨ ĂĐĐŽƵŶƚŝŶŐ ƉŽůŝĐŝĞƐ ƵƐĞĚ ĂŶĚ ƚŚĞ ƌĞĂƐŽŶĂďůĞŶĞƐƐ ŽĨ ĂĐĐŽƵŶƚŝŶŐ ĞƐƚŝŵĂƚĞƐ ĂŶĚ ƌĞůĂƚĞĚ ĚŝƐĐůŽƐƵƌĞƐ ŵĂĚĞ ďLJ ƚŚĞ džĞĐƵƚŝǀĞ ŽŵŵŝƚƚĞĞ͘ ŽŶĐůƵĚĞ ŽŶ ƚŚĞ ĂƉƉƌŽƉƌŝĂƚĞŶĞƐƐ ŽĨ ƚŚĞ Executive Committee’s ƵƐĞ ŽĨ ƚŚĞ ŐŽŝŶŐ ĐŽŶĐĞƌŶ ďĂƐŝƐ ŽĨ ĂĐĐŽƵŶƚŝŶŐ ĂŶĚ͕ ďĂƐĞĚ ŽŶ ƚŚĞ ĂƵĚŝƚ ĞǀŝĚĞŶĐĞ ŽďƚĂŝŶĞĚ͕ ǁŚĞƚŚĞƌ Ă ŵĂƚĞƌŝĂů ƵŶĐĞƌƚĂŝŶƚLJ ĞdžŝƐƚƐ ƌĞůĂƚĞĚ ƚŽ ĞǀĞŶƚƐ Žƌ ĐŽŶĚŝƚŝŽŶƐ ƚŚĂƚ ŵĂLJ ĐĂƐƚ ƐŝŐŶŝĨŝĐĂŶƚ ĚŽƵďƚ ŽŶ ƚŚĞ ƐƐŽĐŝĂƚŝŽŶ’s ability to continue as a going concern. If we conclude that a material uncertainty exists, we are required to draw attention in our auditor’s report to the ƌĞůĂƚĞĚ ĚŝƐĐůŽƐƵƌĞƐ ŝŶ ƚŚĞ ĨŝŶĂŶĐŝĂů ƌĞƉŽƌƚ Žƌ͕ ŝĨ ƐƵĐŚ ĚŝƐĐůŽƐƵƌĞƐ ĂƌĞ ŝŶĂĚĞƋƵĂƚĞ͕ ƚŽ ŵŽĚŝĨLJ ŽƵƌ ŽƉŝŶŝŽŶ͘ KƵƌ conclusions are based on the audit evidence obtained up to the date of our auditor’s report. However, future ĞǀĞŶƚƐ Žƌ ĐŽŶĚŝƚŝŽŶƐ ŵĂLJ ĐĂƵƐĞ ƚŚĞ ƐƐŽĐŝĂƚŝŽŶ ƚŽ ĐĞĂƐĞ ƚŽ ĐŽŶƚŝŶƵĞ ĂƐ Ă ŐŽŝŶŐ ĐŽŶĐĞƌŶ͘ ǀĂůƵĂƚĞ ƚŚĞ ŽǀĞƌĂůů ƉƌĞƐĞŶƚĂƚŝŽŶ͕ ƐƚƌƵĐƚƵƌĞ ĂŶĚ ĐŽŶƚĞŶƚ ŽĨ ƚŚĞ ĨŝŶĂŶĐŝĂů ƌĞƉŽƌƚ͕ ŝŶĐůƵĚŝŶŐ ƚŚĞ ĚŝƐĐůŽƐƵƌĞƐ͕ ĂŶĚ ǁŚĞƚŚĞƌ ƚŚĞ ĨŝŶĂŶĐŝĂů ƌĞƉŽƌƚ ƌĞƉƌĞƐĞŶƚƐ ƚŚĞ ƵŶĚĞƌůLJŝŶŐ ƚƌĂŶƐĂĐƚŝŽŶƐ ĂŶĚ ĞǀĞŶƚƐ ŝŶ Ă ŵĂŶŶĞƌ ƚŚĂƚ ĂĐŚŝĞǀĞƐ ĨĂŝƌ ƉƌĞƐĞŶƚĂƚŝŽŶ͘


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Registered Company Auditor No: 342131 | FCPA | HKICPA

Liability limited by a scheme approved under Professional Standard Legislation

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