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In The Media

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Clutha Leader - May 18 2023

Update from Geoff Davidson, Chair of the Lawrence Tuapeka Community Board and LCCCT Trustee including a Tourism project that will feature the Lawrence Chinese Camp.  Read the full article here 

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Otago Daily Times - 8 March 2023

Fears Over Progress Rejected: A full reply to questions submitted to the ODT can be found on our Restoration and Development page.

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Clutha Leader, 2 February 2023

This year is the Chinese Year of the Rabbit, and festivities were held to welcome the New Year in Lawrence on Sunday.

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Asia NZ Leadership News, 27 Oct 2022 

We had a wonderful visit from the leadership team of Asia New Zealand. Their Hui included a visit to the Lawrence Chinese Camp and sites in Dunedin and Central Otago with Chinese history significance.  Click here to read on Asia NZ website

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Otago Daily Times, February 2020

Chinese New Year 2020 - Year of the Rat was clebrated at the Lawrence Chinese Camp with Dancing, music, Lion dance performances and food. The fun day drew around 250 people for entertainment and children's activities. 

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Otago Daily Times - 23 April 2023

Trustees attended a ceremony for the reinterment of Chinese, who among the 34 settlers exhumed, had lived in the Tuapeka region during the gold rush period. A christian ceremony was followed by a Cantonese ceremony led by Les and Maisie Wong. The ODT ariticle can be read here

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ODT - The Star 2 February 2023

Chinese New Year 2023 was celebrated at the Lawrence Chinese Camp with performances and guests from New Zealand wide. The festival also launched the Chinese History Schools Curriculum led by Sun Gum Saan Ltd.   Click here to see the full articles and photos

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Otago Daily Times Article, 23 January 2023

Malcolm Wong talks about the Sun Gum Saan Ltd Chinese History Curriculum for New Zealand Schools to be launched at the Lawrence Chinese Camp, Chinese New Year Festival.  Click here to read the article

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Otago Daily Times Article, 16 July 2022

Denise Ng, the new chair of the Lawrence Chinese Camp Charitable Trust was interviewed by the Otago Daily Times about the Trust's plans for the Camp and her vision for its future.  Click here to go to the full ODT article.

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