CDU chinese gardens

Sister cities - Darwin and Haikou

The capital city of Hainan island enjoys an active sister city relationship with Darwin through the Darwin Chamber of Commerce and the Haikou Foreign and Overseas Affairs office.

Hainan University, one of the partner universities in the CDU Confucius Institute, is located in Haikou and shares common education and research interests with Charles Darwin University based on shared remote geographic location of national economic significance in mining, tourism, environmental sustainability, regional development and indigenous cultures.