Latest news en Final Fortnightly Roundup for 2021 + Wishing everyone a Merry Christmas and Happy Holidays Welcome to our final Fortnightly Roundup of the year. It has been a fantastic year of activities and events here at the Confucius Insitute, and with the university semester now wrapping up, we are excitedly looking forward to the break and the new year ahead... November 26 2021 a1193268 OzAsia Festival wraps up + latest community events in the Aus-China space Welcome to our Fortnightly Roundup. OzAsia Festival has now wrapped up for another year. We were thrilled to participate in the program and look forward to seeing the festival back again from October 20 - November 6, 2022... November 12 2021 a1193268 Final week of Chinese Conversation Corner + enrol in HSK/HSKK testing Welcome to our Fortnightly Roundup. Over the weekend we participated in OzAsia Festival's Moon Lantern Trail. Here we hosted several cultural workshops sharing Chinese calligraphy, knotting, and paper cutting with the community. It was truly fantastic to be involved in such a vibrant event.  We would also like to let you know that Chinese Conversation Corner is finishing up for the year... October 29 2021 a1193268 OzAsia Discount Codes + Updates The Confucius Insitute at the University of Adelaide is a program partner for the OzAsia Festival, and this year we have access to special discount tickets.. October 21 2021 a1193268 OzAsia Festival Begins + New Nihao Mate Episode Welcome to our Fortnightly Roundup. It's finally that time of year again with OzAsia Festival launching this Thursday, October 21...  October 15 2021 a1193268 OzAsia Festival arrives this month Welcome to our fortnightly roundup and welcome also to a new month. A signature event for the year, the OzAsia Festival, begins in just a matter of weeks. We will be participating in workshops on Sunday 24 October during the Moon Lantern Trail, an extended 4-day version of the previous 1 night Moon Lantern Parade. You can read more about this under Community Events inside... October 1 2021 a1193268 Happy Mid-Autumn Festival + New workshops announced The Mid-Autumn Festival is held on September 21 this year. To celebrate, yesterday we hosted a special Chinese Conversation Corner where participants learned how to make Mooncakes. We have also been supporting various university celebrations for the festival with traditional Chinese music performances... September 17 2021 a1193268 Plenty of exciting things coming up at CI Welcome to this week's Fortnightly Roundup. Over the next month, we have many exciting things for you to look forward to such as new language and culture youtube episodes, a special Chinese Conversation Corner learning how to make mooncakes, and school holiday workshops teaching Taichi and Chinese Painting...  September 3 2021 a1193268 Registration closing soon for several programs and events Welcome to this week's Fortnightly Roundup. Our Chinese Conversation Corner has now been running back on campus for a couple of weeks and it's fantastic to see everyone again face-to-face. We look forward to seeing more of you in the coming weeks. Our team have also been busy preparing several new language and culture videos which we hope to release over the coming weeks so keep an eye out for those! A reminder it's your last chance to register for... August 20 2021 a1193268 New events announced in the Aus-China space Welcome to this week's Fortnightly Roundup. Last week, we had our first Chinese Conversation Corner for the semester. Although it was delivered online due to Covid restrictions, we were glad to see many old and new friends join us, sharing stories and practicing Chinese together. This week, our Chinese Conversation Corner returned to campus. There are also quite a few new events coming up over the next few months. Of particular interest to readers may be the Elder Conservatorium's String Whispers Erhu Concert, the Chinese Language Teachers of SA State Conference and the OzAsia Festival which has now officially launched its 2021 program. More information on all this and more can be found inside... August 6 2021 a1193268