Entries by VCASA Editor

Public Meeting
11 Jul 2021

PUBLIC MEETING The Management Committee (MC) of the Vietnamese Community in Australia / SA warmly invites you to our quarterly Public Meeting to be held at: Time:        2:00pm to 4:00pm Sunday, 11/7/2021 Location:  Vietnamese Community Centre                   62 Athol St, Athol Park In this meeting, […]

Tiananmen Massacre Commemoration
4 Jun 2021

As part of the Australia-wide event, the Hong Kong community in Adelaide will be organising the Candle Light Commemoration of the 4th June 1989 Tiananmen Massacre outside the Chinese Consulate in SA. Assembly Details: Time: 6.30pm to 8.30pm Date: Friday, 4th June 2021 Location: Chinese Consulate, 81-83 Fifth Avenue, Joslin  SA  5070 Please note that […]

RSL Tea Tree Gully Branch
22 May 2021

Reflect and Respect Thank you, Wayne and Mr Mal Fergusson, President of the RSL Tea Tree Gully branch for the occasion to share our Vietnamese culture with you all tonight. Ladies and gentlemen,  I’d like to share a poem written by Mr Charles M Province in 1970, as time passed has not changed its relevance. […]

Black April Commemoration
30 Apr 2021

Reflect and Respect  “…Theirs were the hands that saved us, their courage showed the way Their lives they laid down for us, that we may live today…” Ken Bunker   We commemorate over 4 decades since the fall of Saigon on 30th April 1975, marking the end of the Vietnam War and the beginning of […]

Hung Kings Commemoration
18 Apr 2021

Hung Kings Commemoration 2021 Celebrated on the 10th day of the third Lunar month, Hung Kings Commemoration Day is oriented around the themes of filial piety, ancestor worship, and patriotism to honor the Hung Kings – founders of Vietnam. For many people, this holiday is a national joyous occasion that embraces meaningful traditional Vietnamese culture […]

Australia Day
26 Jan 2021

Due to COVID-19, Australia Day 2021 will be celebrated differently. This year, there will be no parade but instead a number of smaller events will take place at various locations in the city. Further news and information can be found on the Australia Day Council of SA’s website and Facebook page. The Vietnamese Community in […]

Free English Lessons
16 Nov 2020

Face to Face classes – In the classroom Come and Learn English for FREE! Please complete the attached enrolment form and email to registrar@sacecoll.sa.edu.au, then join the class on Monday 16/11/2020 Where: Level 4, 47 Waymouth Street, Adelaide When: Starts daily from 15/11/2020 – 26/11/2020 (LOWER LEVEL ONLY ELEMENTARY AND PRE-INTERMEDIATE) Time: 2:00pm – 4:15pm

Stand with Hong Kong
24 Oct 2020

Dear Community and Human Rights Leaders, On 23rd August the Chinese authorities arrested a group of Hong Kong pro-democracy activists after intercepting their boat heading towards Taiwan. They have been detained in the mainland city of Shenzhen for over 50 days without access to the legal representation organised by their families. The 12 young people […]

Help Stop Uyghur Forced Labour

Dear Community Leader, Australian Government must ban the importation of products from Xinjiang and other parts of China that are produced in whole or part by forced labour. The systematic oppression of the Uyghur people by the Chinese Government is undeniable, and the exploitation of detained Uyghurs as a captive labour force is clear. More […]

Annual General Meeting
9 Oct 2020

NOTICE OF THE ANNUAL GENERAL MEETING The Management Committee cordially invite you to attend our Annual General Meeting to be held at: VCA/SA Community Centre 62 Athol St, Athol Park on Friday, 9/10/2020 at 4:30pm  Due to the presence of funding bodies, the AGM needs to be held during working hours. At the AGM, the […]