Consul Shen Ang Attended the Inauguration of the St George Chinese Community Memorial
2019/04/05
 
On 30th March 2019, Consul Shen Ang and Vice Consul Wang Mian joined Graham Perrett MP, Richard Marsh, Mayor of St George, Jack Sun, Chairman of St George Chinese Community Memorial Committee and dozens of representatives from local communities at the Inauguration of the St George Chinese Community Memorial.

Mr Shen, representing the Chinese Consulate-General in Brisbane, acknowledged the efforts and contribution made by Mr Perrett, St George Chinese Community Memorial Committee and all walks of Queensland in erecting of the Memorial.

The Memorial is designed to commemorate the first arrival of 300 Chinese herdsmen from Xiamen (capital city of Fujian Province, China) at Queensland 170 years ago, and all the people of the Chinese community who have contributed to the Balonne district.