Australian Alumni Speaker Series 2
Date: 13 September 2017 (Wednesday)
Time: 18:30 registration/ 19:00 speech
Venue: Australian Consulate-General, 24/F, Harbour Centre, 25 Harbour Road, Wanchai, HK
FREE of charge
Sep 01 2017
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/australian-alumni-speaker-series-2017/
Aug 25 2017
CPA Australia and The Federation of Australian Alumni Associations Hong Kong are co-hosting a summer party for singles to meet and connect.
This party is all about enjoying some fun activities, meeting new people and making new friends. It will help you widen your circle of friends, restart your social life or establish a new social life.
You will get to mingle with singles in your age bracket, in common profession and with a mutual Australian background. Fun and easy games have been designed for everyone to get the conversations going and there will also be a nice little session where you will get to learn about the techniques, chemistry and recipes of cocktail making, some of you can even try making your own personalised cocktail on the night.
This event gives you the much-needed reason to leave the office on time so register today here below!
A special offer to CPA Australia member: you may register one more friend to join this event with you!
Members and non-members are both welcome!
Date: Friday 15 September 2017
Time: 6.30pm -7:00pm (Registration) 7:00pm – 9:30pm (Games & cocktail)
Address: Shop No.205, Level 2 Pacific Place, 88 Queensway, Admiralty, Hong Kong
Fee: HK$250 (Member) HK$280 (Non-member) (Include two cocktail drinks)
Target participants: 25 single males and 25 single females
Dress code: Smart casual
Registration closes on Friday 8 September 2017.
Due to limited seating, registrations will be accepted on a first-come-first-served basis. Successful registrants will receive a confirmation email on or before 11 September 2017.
For further information, please contact Ms Annabella Liu on +852 2891 3312 or by email at [email protected]
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/faaa-cpa-australia-summer-swoon-cocktail-party/
Aug 21 2017
To celebrate Canada’s 150th birthday, Canadian University Association of Hong Kong (CUA) will be hosting this year’s CUA vs. FAAA bowling competition. CUA will also be sponsoring the event so prices have been reduced to $100 for competitors and $50 for guests!
Although this annual bowling competition is against the Federation of Australian Alumni Associations Hong Kong (FAAA), we welcome other organizations to join and celebrate with us.
If you’re up for the challenge, come and join us. This event brings out a lot of competition amongst those who attend. If you’re not competitive, come join us anyways for it promises to be lots of fun with snacks and drinks while you cheer on our Canadian team. Go go go!
Please register at: https://goo.gl/at3XNU
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/cua-vs-faaa-bowling-party-2017-cum-canadas-150th-birthday/
Aug 21 2017
FAAA 22nd Annual Dinner cum Welcome Dinner to Ms Michaela Browning, Australian Consul-General to Hong Kong and Macau
Date: 9 September 2017 (Saturday)
Time: 6:30pm (registration) / 7:30 (dinner)
Venue: The Royal Garden Hotel, Tsim Sha Tsui East, Kowloon, HK
Price: HK$580 (includes dinner & drinks)
Lucky Draw 🎁
RSVP by 1 September 2017
Payment method: To confirm your seat, please deposit to FAAA bank account at HSBC bank account 083-368860-002 and whatsapp/ email your receipt to us.
For enquiry, please contact Shirley Mak at +852 6082 1997 or email to [email protected]
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/faaa-agm-welcome-dinner-to-new-australian-consul-general/
Jun 26 2017
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May 24 2017
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:
Date: 28 June 2017 (Wednesday) 7:00pm
Venue: HKU SPACE Room 315, 3/F, Admiralty Centre, 18 Harcourt Road, HK
Admission: FREE (First-come-first-served) Seats are strictly limited. Light refreshment will be provided.
Please reserve on/before Wednesday, the 20th of June 2017.
For reservation or enquiry, please contact:
Ms Shirley Mak +852 6082 1997 or [email protected]
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/skilled-migration-to-australia-strategies-in-the-aftermath-of-18-april-2017/
Apr 20 2017
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/anzac-day-hong-kong-commemoration-25-april-2017/
Apr 05 2017
Speaker: Mukund Narayanamurti – Chief Executive Officer, Asialink Business
Date: 20 April 2017
Time: 6:30pm Registration and cocktails
Venue: Australian Consulate-General Hong Kong
Address: 24/F Harbour Centre, 25 Harbour Road, Wanchai
Price: Free for Australian Alumni (Limited places available)
RSVP: [email protected]
Mukund is leading Asialink Business’ mandate from the Australian Government (Department of Industry, Innovation and Science), the Myer Foundation and the University of Melbourne, to create an Asia capable workforce in Australia through the delivery of best in class capability development programs, research and information, and forums and events focused on Australia’s engagement with Asia.
He built his experience at KPMG facilitating investments between Australia and Asia in industries including energy and resources, banking, agribusiness and information technology. His countries of focus have included India, China, Singapore and South Korea. He also has a deep knowledge of working with government and has helped facilitate a range of engagement strategies and interactions with Asia for state and federal government departments in Australia.
Mukund received his MBA from the Sloan School of Management at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology. He is a qualified Chartered Accountant and has also completed a Masters of International Tax from the University of Melbourne and a Bachelor of Commerce (Honours) from Deakin University.
He was awarded Deakin University’s “Alumni of the Year” award in 2011 and an Australian Leadership Award from the Australian Davos Connection in 2012. He was also named a New Colombo Plan (NCP) Business Champion in 2016 by the Minister for Foreign Affairs the Hon. Julie Bishop MP.
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/australian-alumni-speaker-series-building-lifelong-partnerships-with-australian-alumni-in-asia/
Apr 05 2017
Australia’s Foreign Minister, Julie Bishop, has announced the appointment of Ms Michaela Browning as Australia’s next Consul-General in Hong Kong.
Australia and Hong Kong enjoy a warm bilateral relationship built on strong people-to-people connections and deep economic ties. Around 100,000 Australians live in Hong Kong, and approximately 96,000 people from Hong Kong live in Australia. Over 400 Australian undergraduate students have been funded to study and undertake internships in Hong Kong under the New Colombo Plan.
Hong Kong is a valued partner in APEC, the World Trade Organization and other multilateral organisations. Hong Kong is also Australia’s leading business base in East Asia, and more than 600 Australian businesses have offices in the city. In 2015, total two-way trade was HK$91.3 billion.
Ms Browning is a senior career public servant and was most recently Head of Investment, Australian Trade and Investment Commission (Austrade). She has held a range of senior positions including Head of Established Markets and Special Adviser to the CEO on Strategy and China (Austrade) and Senior Adviser to the then Defence and Foreign Ministers. Ms Browning was also a Trade Negotiator at the Doha Development Round and for the free trade agreements Australia negotiated with the USA and Singapore. She has previously served overseas in Thailand and Singapore.
Ms Browning holds a Masters in Foreign Affairs & Trade and a Bachelor of Economics with Honours, both from Monash University.
彭朗寧女士是一位資深的高級公務員。來港之前， 她出任澳洲商務及投資署的投資部總監。過往她曾擔任一系列高級職位，包括: 澳洲商務署完善市場部的總監、及該署首席執行官就策略和中國方面的特别顧問，以及國防及外交部長的高級顧問。彭女士也曾經出任多哈回合和多個自由貿易協議的談判代表，代表澳洲與美國和新加坡達成的自由貿易協定。她曾派駐泰國和新加坡工作。
The Australian Consulate-General Hong Kong:
Mr Gavin McDougall Tel: (852) 2585 4418 or 6473 8885
Ms Simmy Lam Tel: (852) 2585 4482 or 9211 8937
Email: [email protected]
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/consul-general-appointed/
Apr 03 2017
Date: 29th April, 2017
Time: 2pm – 6pm
Venue: SPARK Bar & Restaurant
Address: 4/F, LKF 29, 29 Wyndham Street, Central, HK, 000 Central District,
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/faaa-singing-contest-2017/
Feb 21 2017
The Office of Alumni and Philanthropy and the UON Hong Kong Alumni Chapter are delighted to share with you a pictorial publication celebrating the University’s 50th anniversary and the continuing wonderful activities of the vibrant Hong Kong Chapter, UON Hong Kong Alumni Chapter celebrates 50 years.
We invite all alumni based in Hong Kong to join us for our upcoming of AGM of the Hong Kong Alumni Chapter where we will also share more about the Chapter and our plans and activities in the year ahead.
Date: 24 February 2017
Venue: The PolyU Staff Club, 5/F., Communal Building, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University
Cost: HKD300, for Spring Dinner (Western Cuisine)
RSVP: Email [email protected] to register for this event
We hope you enjoy this publication and can join us for the AGM.
UON Alumni Team
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/uon-hong-kong-alumni-chapter-celebratory-publication-and-invitation-to-agm/
Dec 14 2016
Dear UNSW Alumnus,
Following our successful alumni drinks held in October, we are holding another event in the spirit of Christmas. It is with great delight that we announce the 2016 HK UNSW Alumni Chapter Christmas Drinks.
With over 6000+ UNSW alumni in this dynamic metropolis from a myriad of industries, what better way than to spend the evening mingling and networking with this diverse group of people? Catch up with old friends or meet new ones, you never know what the evening will bring.
So spread the word and invite your UNSW alumnus peers and enjoy a relaxed evening over a few drinks. Partners are also welcome, more the merrier!
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Date: Wednesday 14th December 2016
Time: 6.30pm – 9.30pm
Location: Armani/Aqua Restaurant (2/F, Landmark Chater (Chater House), 8 Connaught Road, Central)
Drinks deal: $75 (+10% service) for all standard drinks
Prizes: Special Christmas raffle + lucky door prize!
<<<<<<<<<<<<<< RSVP >>>>>>>>>>>>>>
Email the following details to [email protected]
* Your Full Name
* Contact Number
* Job Title
* UNSW Student ID
* UNSW School of Study
* Partner’s Full Name
* Contact Number
* Job Title
* UNSW Student ID (if applicable)
* UNSW School of Study (if applicable)
Hope to see you there!
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/unsw-hk-alumni-xmas-drinks/
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/abc-christmas-happy-hour-2016/
Sep 28 2016
Join us on 25 Oct to celebrate the newest member of the Great Wine Capitals Global Network – Adelaide, South Australia. As your host for the evening, we invite you to join us to taste world-class wines from the region’s most renowned wineries, and discover why Adelaide has just been named the latest “Great Wine Capital of the World”
Date: 25 October, 2016 (Tue)
Time: 7pm – 10pm
Venue: The Hub
Address: 1F, Fortune Building,150-158 Lockhart Road, WanChai, Hong Kong
Ticket: HK$150 (FAAA Member HK$80)
Please use the Promo Code “FAAAHK” when you purchase ticket online here: https://mwm.yapsody.com/event/index/50696/great-south-australian-wine-tasting
Discover South Australian Wine Introduction
by Debra Meiburg, Master of Wine
Presented at 6:45 pm & 7:30 pm
Hither and Yon
Sons of Eden
PIRSA: Primary Industries and regions SA (PIRSA) is a key economic development agency in the government of South Australia, with responsibility for the prosperity of the state’s primary industries and regions.
Meiburg Wine Media: a multimedia platform for wine education and entertainment based in Hong Kong and headed by Master of Wine Debra Meiburg. Its activities include corporate and wine trade events, an active presence and avid following on social media and regular contributions to print and broadcast media throughout Asia Pacific.
The Federation of Australian Alumni Associations Hong Kong
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/great-south-australian-wine-tasting/
Sep 21 2016
Venue: Viewing Platform, Level 6, Marco Polo Hongkong Hotel
Harbour City, Tsim Sha Tsui, Kowloon
Date: 5 November 2016
Time: 6:00pm – 11:00pm
Happy Hour: 6:00pm – 7:00pm *Buy one glass of beer by Octopus at bar counter to redeem one additional glass of beer on the spot
Fee: HK$280 (includes a glass of beer and one Marco Polo German Bierfest beer mug)
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/joint-uni-german-bierfest-2016/
Aug 15 2016
Let’s come and join our wine tasting networking event. Enjoy the fellowship and taste 5 different French wines.
Presentation of wines and introduction of wine knowledge are included in the event.
Price: HK$200 (UQAA-HK Members)
HK$250 (Non UQAA-HK Members)
Price includes 5 wines + aroma kit + simple finger food
Price are non-refundable
You can only enjoy the discounted price if you register and paid on or before 22 August 2016)
Contact person: Inti Law 9309 8790
*Registration closes at 22 August, 2016 (Monday)
To make payment: Transfer via branch or ATM to Hang Seng Bank account no. 275-244-499-001 and
e-mail the pay-in slip to [email protected]
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/uqaa-wine-tasting-networking-event/
Aug 01 2016
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/2016082-uoa-alumni-association-hong-kong-chapter-annual-general-meeting/
Jul 06 2016
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Jun 08 2016
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/vu-alumni-hong-kong-centenary-celebration-reception/
Apr 13 2016
The 11th FAAA Inter-University Bowling Competition
Date : 15 May 2016 (Sunday)
Time : 11:00 – 2:00 (* Registration at 10:00)
Venue : Thunderbowl, Shop 2, B-1, Site 8, Whampoa Garden, Hung Hom
Price : Player $300 (Snacks & Competition)
Guest: $150 (Snacks & Fun Games)
Competition : 4 Players per team for 2 games
Awards : Best Female Player, Best Male Player & Champion Team
Register online: http://goo.gl/forms/OuCiuEAKYo
RSVP by 9 May 2016
co-organized by University of Adelaide Hong Kong Chapter
Permanent link to this article: https://www.faaa.org.hk/the-11th-faaa-inter-university-bowling-competition/