Feb 16 2016

UQAA Spring Dinner on 22 Feb 2016

2016 Spring Dinner

UQAA Spring Dinner on 22 Feb 2016 (Monday)

Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/uqaa-spring-dinner-on-22-feb-2016/

Dec 23 2015

Career Development Workshop 2016


Date and Time

21 January 2016 (Thursday) 19:00 – 21:00


Room 303, 3/F HKU SPACE Admiralty Centre
18 Harcourt Road, Hong Kong

RSVP and Enquiry
Shirley Mak at shirley@faaa.org.hk (6082 1997) OR
Charles Ng at charles_ngwaicheong@yahoo.com.hk (9832 8656)
* Please submit name, contact number & email, university and qualification
Seats are strictly limited. Please make the reservation before 11 January 2016.

2016-01-21_Flyer – Career Development Workshop

Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/career-development-workshop-2016/

Dec 23 2015

CPA Australia Hong Kong Career Expo 2016



Saturday 16 January 2016
10.00am – 2.00pm
JW Marriott Ballroom, Level 3, JW Marriott Hong Kong,
88 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong
More Information:
Australian alumni associations are encouraged to promote the event to your fellow alumni and friends. Any enquiry please direct to Michelle Luo of CPA Australia Hong Kong Office.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/cpa-australia-hong-kong-career-expo-2016/

Dec 03 2015

Joint Universities Alumni Christmas Party – Australia, Canada, UK and New York


FAAA, CUA, UKUAA and NYU would like to invite you to our Joint Alumni Christmas Party. We hope you’ll be able to join us for an evening of festive food, drink and good fun!

Cost per head HK$180 (includes 2 drinks & lucky draw)

Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/joint-universities-alumni-christmas-party-australia-canada-uk-and-new-york/

Nov 09 2015

Australian Immigration And Taxation Seminar


Have you ever considered migrating to Australia?

Are you an Australian University Alumnus who has dreamed of migrating to Australia to pursue your career and start a new life for both you and your family? Under the Australian Independent Skilled Migration Subclass visa 189, graduates from engineering, IT, accounting and many other disciplines may qualify to apply under this category. The occupation list is even broader if you can find a sponsoring employer in Australia.

You may also qualify for migration as a Business Owner or Investor.

Furthermore, if you are an Australian Citizen or Permanent Resident residing in Hong Kong or receive income from Australia, you should understand the latest Australian taxation laws which may apply to you. This is also important if you are planning to migrate or return to live in Australia.

In order to provide you with detailed information on the above, FAAA has the honour to invite Mr Wilson Chan to give us an insight into the latest development of Australian Immigration and Taxation Laws. Wilson has been actively practising in the immigration profession in Australia for more than 20 years and specializes in complex cases including appeals and reviews. He is also a regular CPD presenter for fellow migration agents.


About the speaker:

  • Master of Business Administration – The University of Queensland, Australia
  • Fellow Member of the Migration Institute of Australia Ltd
  • Committee member of the QLD branch of the Migration Institute of Australia Ltd
  • Fellow Member of CPA Australia
  • Fellow Member of Chartered Accountants Australia and NZ
  • Certified Financial Planner of the Financial Planning Association of Australia Ltd
  • Professional Translator (Chinese –> English) – National Accreditation Authority for Translators and Interpreters (NAATI)
  • Justice Of The Peace Qld (Qualified)


Date: 3 December 2015 (Thursday)

Time: 6:30pm Registration   7pm to 8:30pm Seminar

Venue: CPA Australia Hong Kong Office

Address: 20/F Tai Yau Building , 181 Johnston Road, Wanchai, Hong Kong

Admission : FREE (First-come-first-served)

Seats are strictly limited. Please reserve on/before Wednesday, the 25th of November 2015. For reservation or enquiry, please contact:

Mr Ivan Chan ivan@faaa.org.hk; OR

Mr Charles Ng at 9832 8656 or charles_ngwaicheong@yahoo.com.hk

Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/australian-immigration-taxation-seminar/

Oct 02 2015

Joint Universities Alumni Bierfest 2015


Co-organized by the following alumni: Australia National University, Federation University Australia, Macquarie University, Monash University, University of Southern Queensland, University of Queensland, University of Technology Sydney

Date : 24 Oct 2015 (Saturday)
Time : 6pm – 11pm
Ticket : HK$260 per person, * includes entrance fee, 1 beer and 1 Bierfest Mug

Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/joint-universities-alumni-bierfest-2015/

Sep 23 2015

2015 FAAA AGM and Dinner on 17 Oct 2015 (Sat) at HK Football Club


You are cordially invited to the Annual General Meeting and annual dinner of Federation of Australian Alumni Associations.

We are glad to have Australian Consol-General Mr. Paul Tighe as our Guest of Honor and also UNSW’s alumnus Hon Paul TSE Wai Chun, JP, Member of Legislative Council of Hong Kong as our Guest of Honor as well. Please kindly register now to reserve your seats.

Date: 17 Oct 2015 (Saturday)

Time: 5:30pm (AGM & Election)  7:30pm (dinner)

Venue: Hong Kong Football Club (3 Sports Road, Hong Kong)

Price: $490 (Member)/ $550 (Guests) – inclusive of buffet dinner, drinks and lucky draw.

(Lucky draw cash prize sponsored by Genesis Overseas Property Ltd)

RSVP by 10 October to Shirley at shirley@faaa.org.hk or 60821997.

Payment method: To confirm your seat, please deposit to FAAA bank account at HSBC bank account 083-368860-002 and email your receipt to us.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/2015-faaa-agm-and-dinner-on-17-oct-2015-sat-at-hk-football-club/

Sep 22 2015

2015 FAAA Vs CUA Bowling Competition, 11 October 2015

Event: 2015 FAAA -CUA Bowling Competition
Date :  11 October 2015 (Sunday)
Time :  2:00-5:30pm (Registration at 2:00pm, Practice at 2:30pm)
Venue : Thunder Bowl, Whampoa, Kowloon, Hong Kong
Fee : HK$ 300 per person (including practice, 2 games, drinks & snack)
Guest : HK$ 120 per person (including fun practices, drinks & snack)
FAAA / Jeffrey Chan – jeff.kfchan@yahoo.com
CUA / Kant Chong – kantchong@alumni.uwo.ca
Registration by 1 October 2015 on first-in, first-served
Payment: Deposit to “The Federation of Australia Alumni Associations Hong Kong Ltd” HSBC account 083-368860-002
Please email your payment slip to the above FAAA or CUA contact asap.  Wish to see you on 11 Oct!


Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/2015-faaa-vs-cua-bowling-competition-11-october-2015/

Jun 25 2015

FAAA 20th Anniversary Ball (30 August 2015, Sunday at Hong Kong Jockey Club Happy Valley Clubhouse)

Over 20 years ago, Australian alumni activities were rather scattered, therefore Australian Consulate General has suggested the establishment of a centralized team, therefore Federation of Australian Alumni Associations Hong Kong (FAAA) was formed in 1995.

Over the past two decades, FAAA has dedicated to unite various universities’ alumni chapter and has grown from 16 to 24 members. Through FAAA events, we have seen laughters, personal development, business opportunities and most important friendships, which have last for years.

Today FAAA has been one of the most active overseas alumni groups in Hong Kong. We are proud to be an Australian alumni. Please join us to celebrate the twenty years of friendship and achievement together at our 20th Anniversary Ball.

[FAAA 20th Anniversary Ball]
Date: 30 August 2015 (Sunday)
Time: cocktail from 6pm
Venue: 2/F, Chater Room, Hong Kong Jockey Club Happy Valley Clubhouse, 25 Shan Kwong Road, Hong Kong
Price: HK$980/person or HK$10,800/a table of 12
Dresscode: Black tie

Seats are limited and registration is required.

For enquire and registration:
Ball Chairman – Mr. Timothy Lok 9779 4054
Registration SubCom Chairman – Mr. Jason Cheung 9138 9018

Thank you for your continuous support.



Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/faaa-20th-anniversary-ball-30-august-2015-sunday-at-hong-kong-jockey-club-happy-valley-clubhouse/

Jun 03 2015

Happy Hour with the Fred Hollows Foundation on 18 June, 2015


Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/happy-hour-with-the-fred-hollows-foundation-on-18-june-2015/

Apr 14 2015

Anzac Day 25th April 2015


Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/anzac-day-25th-april-2015/

Mar 31 2015

HAPPY HOUR GATHERING on Monday 20th April 2015

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Venue: The Chinese Club 華商會所
Address: 14/F, Chinese Club Building, 21-22 Connaught Road, Central, Hong Kong
Date: 20th April, 2015 (Monday)
Time: 5:30 p.m. to 7:15 p.m.

Topic & Speakers:

The Fred Hollows Foundation護瞳行動: Our Work in Asia

By Ms. Nicola Stewart, Associate Director, Marketing and Fundraising and

Mr. Michael Allen, International Fundraising Manager of

The Fred Hollows Foundation 護瞳行動

The Fred Hollows Foundation is any Australian-based health NGO named after he late ophthalmologist Professor Fred Hollows. This is kind of an Australian version of “Orbis”.

In 2015 The Fred Hollows Foundation is launching a new regional office in Hong Kong as part of its strategic focus on Great China and the region.

It is building a community of local supporters to help it on this journey.

(The talk will be delivered in English. Handouts will be distributed for you to follow. The talk lasts for about 20 minutes including a Q & A session.)

Admission:  Free to members

(Bookings are on first-come-first-served basis)

(Light refreshments will be provided)

Please call Ms. Andrea Chan at 2573-1357 or fax 2776-3574 or email info@acahk.com.hk for reservation.

Reply Slip (Happy Hour Gathering on Monday, 20th April, 2015)


Name: ____________________________  No.of persons:___________________________


Membership No._______________ Signed:___________________ Date:_________________


Booking form can be downloaded from our website: Click Here

Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/happy-hour-gathering-on-monday-20th-april-2015/

Mar 26 2015

9th FAAA Badminton Tournament 2015


Date:                    3 May, 2015  (Sunday)

Time:                   11:30am – 6pm

Venue:                Wong Chuk Hang Sports Centre, 168 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Aberdeen, HK

Address:             168 Wong Chuk Hang Road, Aberdeen, Hong Kong

Price:                   HK$200 per player


Events including : Women’s single, Men’s Single, Men’s Double & Mixed Double. Please mark your diary and prepare for the event.


For more details, please refer to the attached documents for the rules and the registration form.  Please note that deadline for registration will be on 23 April 2015.


Should you have any queries, please feel free to contact Solomon Wong (Monash University) at 9012-2974 or Amy Chan (Monash University) at 9498-2478.

2015-FAAA Badminton – registration form (2015)

General Rules (2015)

Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/9th-faaa-badminton-tournament-2015/

Mar 24 2015

Hong Kong Interclub Mixer April 16th 2015

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You are cordially invited to the April 2015 
Hong Kong Interclub Alumni Mixer hosted by: UC Berkeley, Boston College, CEMS Community of European Management Schools, CUA Canadian University Association, Cornell, Duke, FAAA Federation of Australian Alumni Associations, Fletcher, Georgetown, Harvard Business School, Harvard Club, HEC, IMD, Imperial College, INSEAD, John Hopkins, London Business School, Kellogg, MIT, NYU Stern, Oxford & Cambridge, Princeton, Thunderbird, UCLA, University of Michigan, University of Pennsylvania, University of Wisconsin, USC, UVa, Wellesley, Wesleyan and Yale. 


Mixer on Thursday April 16th 2015, 6.30-10 pm
Venue: Levels, 2/F, No.1 On Hing Terrace, Central, Hong Kong
Entrance: hk$100 at the door (Includes 1 drink). Happy hour drinks available 6.30pm-10pm.
RSVP: hkinterclubalumni@gmail.com
Exclusive to the 
Alumni & Guests of the above universities
Levels is offering Happy Hour rates (50% off standard drinks) and will donate 20% of its bar proceeds to Room to Read, a charity supporting literacy skills among primary school children and helping girls complete secondary school in Asia and Africa. 

Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/hong-kong-interclub-mixer-april-16th-2015/

Mar 17 2015

The 10th Inter-University Bowling Competition

FAAA Bowling Competition – 2015

The 10th FAAA Inter-Uni Bowling Competition

Date  :  12 April 2015 (Sunday)
Time  :  14:00 – 18:00 (* Registsration at 13:45, Practice at 14:00)
Venue : Belair Bowling Centre, Level 2, Phase 1, Belair Gardens Shopping Centre, 52 Tai Chung Kiu Road, Sha Tin (富豪保齡球場, 沙田 大涌橋路 52 號, 富豪花園購物中心, 第 1 期 2樓 )

Contact : Andy Mak (T: 9608 8342 / Email: msk8@hgcbroadband.com) or Jason Cheung (T:  9138 9018 / Email:jason@faaa.org.hk)
Deadline of Registration: 9 April 2014 
Price : Player $260 (Snacks & Competition)
           Guest: $120 (Snacks & Fun Games)
Competition : 4 Players per team for 2 games
Awards : Best Female Player, Best Male Player & Champion Team


* Each player shall be an eligible member of an alumni association under FAAA


Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/the-10th-inter-university-bowling-competition/

Feb 27 2015

FedUni Leader of leader Seminar

FedUni Alumni Seminar 2015


RSVP: http://www.sino.edu.hk/MBA/edm/20150226/

Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/feduni-leader-of-leader-seminar/

Feb 25 2015

Joint Uni Alumni Happy Hour 12th March, 2015


Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/joint-uni-happy-hour/

Feb 06 2015

Australian Education Day (澳洲教育日) at HKTDC Education and Careers Expo

Australian Education Day (澳洲教育日) at HKTDC Education and Careers Expo

Australian Education Day (澳洲教育日) at HKTDC Education and Careers Expo















Austrade Hong Kong is coordinating an Australian Education Day on this Sunday 8 February 2015. Three Australian institutions and two State governments were invited to deliver presentations and introduce the education and study options in Australia to prospective students and parents. Attached is the promotional leaflet with details.


Date: Sunday 8 February 2015
Time: 2.00 – 5.00pm
Venue: Education Forum, Hall 1E

Hong Kong Convention and Exhibition Centre

Website Information: www.studyinaustralia.gov.au/hongkong
Facebook: www.facebook.com/studyinaustralia
Twitter: @AustradeHK


You are encouraged to promote the Australian Education Day to your students through your alumni association website, social media platform (e.g. share our post on Facebook or retweet via your Twitter account) and other appropriate channels.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/australian-education-day-%e6%be%b3%e6%b4%b2%e6%95%99%e8%82%b2%e6%97%a5-at-hktdc-education-and-careers-expo/

Jan 26 2015

The 58th InterCham Young Professionals Cocktail on 11 Feb 2015


Wednesday, 11 February 2015

6:00pm – 9:00pm

Watermark, Shop L, Level P, Central Pier 7 Star Ferry, Central, Hong Kong

HK$200 Members;   HK$300 Non-members
(Includes 2 drinks and canapes)

Please be aware that AustCham pre-purchases all InterCham tickets so bookings will not be confirmed until full payment (cash or cheque) has been received from members. Thank you for your understanding.

Booking priority given to AustCham Members.
Booking deadline 28 Jan 2015.
No tickets sold at door. No admittance without a ticket.

To Register
(Email Booking)

FAX REPLY TO + 852 2877 0860. EMAIL REPLY TO bookings@austcham.com.hk
Details online at www.austcham.com.hk Enquiries tel: + 852 2522 5054.
Cheque payment (payable to ‘The Australian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong’) or Cash Payment only for this event.

Event rundown is subject to change. AustCham reserves the right to amend its events at any time.

Cancellation Policy
– Your booking will be successful upon receiving a confirmation email from AustCham.
– Cancellations must be in writing before 28 Jan 2015.
– No shows will be charged and payments are non-refundable unless the event is cancelled by the organiser.
– If you don’t receive any feedback from AustCham three days after you send the completed booking form, please call +852 2522 5054 to check your booking.

Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/the-58th-intercham-young-professionals-cocktail-on-11-feb-2015/

Jan 21 2015

Australia Day for ALL Aussies

Australia Day Beach Barbie on Sunday 25th January at Shek O

The Australia Day Beach BBQ is THIS SUNDAY!! WE have booked the barbie pits, we have the food, we have the Aussie tunes and we certainly have games to play – this includes Beach Cricket, Beach Soccer and Beach frisbee. The Barbie pits are covered in case the sun comes out and we need to slip, slop slap!

Tickets can be purchased HERE please note there will be a small booking fee.

The BBQ’s will be cooking from 1pm – BYO drinks and grog.

Members $290    Non-members $390   Kids $190 (4-12)    Kids under 4 eat free!!

Australia Day for ALL Aussies

Australia Day for ALL Aussies

Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/australia-day-for-all-aussies/

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