"For the first time, Chinese languages have eclipsed Italian as the nation's most commonly spoken non-English tongues" - 2001 Census report, Sydney Morning Herald, 18 June 2002.
And is the top Chinese language website in Australia. Each month over 150,000 Chinese visit our site.
Like a physical Chinatown, this site is a virtual, interactive Chinese community in Australia. More than just a source of the latest news, finance and entertainment, Chinatown's lifestyle-oriented content is unique in Australia.
Major corporations such as Westpac, Qantas, Australia Post, MBF, Telstra, HSBC, and Cathay Pacific have already discovered the power of
Key Features
Established in 1997
Top Chinese language site in Australia
1 million page views per month
150,000 unique visitors per month
Flexible and diverse forms of advertising
Full tracking and monitoring facilities
Why Chinatown is unique…
Chinatown's locally produced content is relevant to the lives of Chinese Australians
The site's many interactive features cultivate a strong online community
Chinatown also plays an important role in the community by hosting and sponsoring major events
NEWS: updated daily, seven days a week, covering Australian headlines, business news, community events as well as news from Asia and the rest of the world. News Forum: visitors can have their say on the latest issues. 
FINANCE: stock prices, indices, foreign exchange rates and financial news updated daily. Plus a Stock and Property Forum where people can share their thoughts. 
ENTERTAINMENT: a hip and happening, youth-orientated lifestyle section. Everything from hot gossips, horoscope, movie/CD reviews, to jokes, concert photos and prize giveaways. Plus three Themed Forums (Love, Beauty, What's Hot) making this channel the best way to reach young Chinese consumers in Australia. 
MIGRATE, INVEST & STUDY IN AUSTRALIA: a section designed for new settlers, investors and overseas students covering a wide range of topics from introduction to the Australian society, essential services, investment opportunities, immigration policies, universities, to social etiquettes. 
ONLINE SHOPPING: Chinese arts and crafts, fashion accessories, home wares, gift ideas, DVD's and books at bargain prices. With over 1,500 items and 24 hour dispatch service, Chinatown Online Shopping is a gem to be discovered. 
CLASSIFIEDS: second hand market, real estate, jobs, business and personals. Readers of this section are receptive to ads and are ready to act. 
SPECIAL FEATURES: on topics of interest ranging from travel, health, politics, the environment to Chinese beauty pageants. 
PEOPLE: interviews with prominent Chinese, including politicians, community leaders, entrepreneurs, artists and other professionals. 
FOOD: restaurant guide with search facility, reviews and visitor comments. 
COMPUTERS & IT: latest technology, gadgets, software and IT news. 
ENGLISH SITE: designed for people interested in Asian and in particular Chinese cultures. The site offers eight sections including News, Features, Online Shopping, Events, Food, Classifieds, eCard and Forums. 
E-NEWSLETTER: features upcoming events, competitions, price specials, announcements, and sponsor messages. The newsletter goes out every month to 30,000 Chinese Australian readers.
Banks & Financial
Westpac Banking Corporation
National Australia Bank
Commonwealth Bank Australia
St George Bank
Aussie Home Loans
CMC Asia Pacific
Man Financial
Western Union
KVB Kunlun
Telcos & Internet
Hutchison 3
HK Broadband
Virgin Mobile
Airlines & Auto
Cathay Pacific
Virgin Atlantic
Government & Education
Australian Commonwealth Government
University of Technology Sydney
Consumer & other
Australia Post
Star City
Lumiere Sydney
Sydney Symphony
Betworks (HK)
MaBelle Life (HK)
Mary Kay Cosmetics
Royal Australia Mint