EventsLevel 1, Temporary ExhibitionsFinding Gold DisplayLevel 2, Bridge of MemoriesChinese Museum Melbourne Location

Current Exhibition

Image courtesy of the Australian War Memorial, C00429

Chinese ANZACs: Chinese-Australians and World War One

14 July – 19 December 2014

When World War One was declared in 1914, Australia rallied behind the Allied efforts. More than 330,000 mobilised personnel were called to action, of which, a small proportion were Australians of Chinese descent. Billy Sing, Caleb Shang and Hunter Poon are some of the well-known Chinese-Australians who served in the frontline.… Read more

Upcoming Event

Chinese ANZACs Guided Tour

10 September 2014

The Chinese Museum has collaborated with the Shrine of Remembrance to present a special guided tour which will take place on the 10th September, 2014 at 3:00pm. This event is free, although gold coin donations are most welcome. Only limited spaces are available, so those interested in the tour should organise a booking with the Shrine of Remembrance on their website.

Touring Exhibition


Bridge of Memories

Exploring identity, diversity, community
An Australian touring exhibition in China

Through personal accounts told by contemporary Chinese Australians, Bridge of Memories explores the little told story of migrants of Chinese descent who have come to Australia in the last 50 years.… Read more