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Mid-Autumn Festival Celebration

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The Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival was celebrated at the UNSW Institute of Languages.

On 8 September 2014, the Chinese Mid-Autumn Festival was celebrated at the UNSW Institute of Languages in Randwick.

The celebration was attended by students and teachers of the Institute and members of the local community interested in Chinese language and culture. There were also several guest speakers, including the Hon. Matt Thistlethwaite MP, Member for Kingsford Smith, Professor Peijun Chen from Confucius Institute at UNSW Australia, Kung-fu Master Jack Jiang and UNSW student Hayden Blain.

Supported by Confucius Institute at UNSW, the UNSW Institute of Languages also provided a variety of moon-cakes and teas, allowing guests to experience first-hand the customs of this ancient Chinese festival.