Thursday, 27 June 2013, the group flew from Kuala Lumpur to Guangzhou
This 1-week tour took in Guangzhou and Dongguan, where some of our members came from, and hosted the group of 10 – Alan and Lily Yit, Norman and Annie Chia, Michael and Anne Cheah, Ivan and Irene Ho and Wally and Helen.
The Australia Hakka Business Council Inc. Vice President Mr Qian Guiyuan and his wife Ms Qian Yunkai hosted our members at their home town Dongguan to savour the famous Dongguan lychees in season at the end of June and early July.
Mr and Mrs Qian invited the group to stay at his friend’s hotel, and took the group to visit their friend’s lychee farm in Dongguan, between Guangzhou and Shenzhen.
Vice President Norman Chia’s niece Ms Chia 谢少芹 and her husband hosted a luncheon for the group at Dongguan on 2 July.
HakkaWA Honorary Advisor Mr and Mrs Zhang Xiaoting hosted a Welcoming Dinner in Guangzhou.
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13 July 2013, after having returned from the Durian and the Lychee tours, Mr Kwan Soehartono and his wife Ms Maliani Lee entertained the group members from the tours.