The Herald Sun (Melbourne, Australia) (30/10) carried a small p8 report from Tourism Australia press release… Yuan way to bring em in_Herald Sun 14 10 30
In itself this could be interesting lesson on media communication.
Our interest is in what stories like this, even though it’s a small incident, does to our media narrative regarding fairness, well being and shared prosperity in Australian society.
Are these Chinese people being isolated from mainstream Australians because of their wealth? Are they being isolated with the support of the Australian government, using Australian taxes? If so, is the Australian government sending a message that they don’t care about greater fairness, well being and shared prosperity in Australia; or, China?