Australia Day: Foods of Significance with Jennifer Wong

Australia Day: Foods of Significance with Jennifer Wong

AustCham Hong Kong invites you to join our Australia Day celebration with writer, comedian and presenter Jennifer Wong on Wednesday, 26 January, 2022.

Jennifer is a Sydney-based writer, comedian, and broadcaster with Hong Kong heritage. She’s the presenter of Chopsticks or Fork?, a six-part ABC series on Chinese restaurants in regional Australia. 

Australia Day is an opportunity to reflect on what it means to be Australian, to celebrate contemporary Australia and acknowledge our history. In this special live-stream event, we will hear from Jennifer about her unique experiences growing up in Australia during the 1980's/1990's, the importance of food as a cultural bridge and for building communities, and the fun and misadventures of her comedy and TV career.

This event is free for AustCham Members, friends and community to join.

Please note: The views, thoughts, and opinions expressed by the speaker(s) belong solely to the speaker, and are not representative of the Australian Chamber of Commerce in Hong Kong.

Date:

Wed, January 26, 2022


Time:

12:00 PM - 01:00 PM

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Location:

Zoom webinar - link will be sent to guests one hour ahead of the event



Fees:

Member: $0.00

Non-Member: $0.00


SPEAKER(S)

Jennifer Wong
Comedian |

Jennifer Wong is a Sydney-based writer, comedian, and broadcaster with Hong Kong heritage. She’s the presenter of Chopsticks or Fork?, a six-part ABC series on Chinese restaurants in regional Australia. 

 

As a writer, she writes about food, culture, and mental health. Her work has been published by Monocle, ABC News, ABC Everyday, SBS News, SBS Food; and has aired on ABC TV, ABC Radio National, SBS TV, and Al Jazeera. She’s the and presenter of Chopsticks or Fork?, a six-part ABC series on Chinese restaurants in regional Australia. 

 

As a comedian, she’s performed stand-up at comedy and arts festivals in Australia, Shanghai, and Edinburgh. Her most recent solo stand-up show, How to English Harder, sold out at comedy festivals in Melbourne and Sydney. 


Connect with Jennifer at:

wjenniferwong.com.au  

t: @wojennifer  

f: facebook.com/jenniferwongcomedian

i: jenniferwongcomedian