What's On Past Events & Exhibitions “Melbourne Friends of China" Gathering On Thursday, 27th February 2020 at the height of the outbreak of Coronavirus in China, this event was held at the Melbourne Town Hall and was attended by Melbourne's Chinese and wider communities. (Mr Bill Au, our Chairman and MR Mark Wang, our CEO gave speeches at the event. Supplied: City of Melbourne) The event brought together Melbournians from a wide range of political, business and community spheres, showing the collective support and best wishes for the people of China. There was true compassion and solidarity felt by all present. (Supplied: City of Melbourne) (Supplied: City of Melbourne) The event was hosted by the Chinese Museum, the City of Melbourne and China Chamber of Commerce in Australia (Melbourne Branch); and supported by Australia China Business Council and Federation of Chinese Association (Vic) Inc.