Lake Macquarie History

Back to Search Results

Provide feedback on this item Do you have information, corrections, or photographs which could improve the accuracy of this page? If yes please click here to email us.

Media

Stories of strength: Yingping, 2019

  • Stories of strength: Yingping, 2019

    Photo Ref: 25815

    I have been in Australia for four years. I’m from a city with a long history - 3,000 years - and about 10 million people now. I was metal engineer. I worked nearly 30 years. Long time. It was happy life. I love my culture, and I love my food. I love dancing, so I met some new friends in Australia. I do Chinese dancing and belly dancing, and now I study ballet. Dancing is like music - people enjoy dancing so it makes it easy to mix with people. I started dancing when I was a little girl. I dance while I am happy and while I am unhappy, so I always dance. I am retired, so I have plenty of time to do things like dancing and sewing. Sometimes I do sewing jobs for families. I don’t have a job but I am still busy.