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Announcing the launch of the official G’day Friends WeChat account

What is WeChat?

Chinese visitors use different technology and tools than we do in the west, such as WeChat - a multi-purpose messaging, social media and mobile payment app owned by Chinese tech giant Tencent. 

Understanding QR Codes

QR codes were first introduced in 1994 by a Japanese firm (Denso Wave Inc.) for the sole purpose of tracking vehicle parts. This technology is now used worldwide and is a great way to connect the physical world to the digital one.

QR codes are amazing technology and..

Make the most of your digital QR code

Great work - you’ve put your G’day windows sticker in your shop window and displayed your other signage on your footpath sign or in-store, but did you know you can use your digital QR code to further attract and engage with your Chinese customers?

ACBC: It’s a long way to the top

(if you don’t use a QR code to attract Chinese customers)

They say a picture tells a thousand words… so translated Chinese characters must at least be worth 1.4 billion (the current population of China). With Chinese tourism to Victoria forecast to be worth $7..

Saving lives – one scan at a time

Tragically, Victoria recorded 26 drowning deaths over the 2018/19 summer, only two deaths below the 1997/98 record of 28 drownings. This comes as record numbers of people flock to the Great Ocean Road, with annual visitation predicted to rise from six million to 8.6..

Colac: Australia’s first Chinese-friendly community

The Colac Shire Council and The Colac and District Chamber of Commerce and Industry have led the charge to have Colac become the first community to be accredited as a Chinese-Friendly Community by G’day Friends.