The 29th World Hakka Conference was held in Hong Kong between 13 to 15 October 2017. It was a meaningful year for both Hong Kong and the World Hakka Conference as it was Hong Kong’s 20th Anniversary of return to motherland, and also the World Hakka Conference was first initiated in Hong Kong in 1971, five decades ago, and in Asia, America and Africa.
The Perth Multicultural Performance and Singing Concert 2017 was held on Saturday 30 September 2017. The event was jointly organised by the Hakka Association of Western Australia Inc and Australia Jiayin Cultural and Art Association.
The Oceania Hakka Federation Inauguration was held on the 1st and 2nd April 2017 in Brisbane, Queensland. HakkaWA was represented by Mr Francis Yapp who was appointed into the Supervisory Committee of Oceania Hakka Federation and Ms Agnes Chow.
More than 100 members and friends celebrated HakkaWA’s 7th Anniversary of the formation of the association on Saturday 25 June at South Ocean Chinese Restaurant in Kardinya.
To celebrate Mother’s Day, the HakkaWA Women’s League organised a members dinner gathering on the 14 May at Happy Union Chinese Restaurant in Kardinya.