President Xi Jinping found time in the hectic schedule during his three-day state visit to Australia to inaugurate the Canberra Beijing Garden on Monday.
As winter arrives in most regions of China, travel agencies are expecting a boom in bookings to Australia, a top choice for Chinese wanting to escape the cold weather.
While addressing the Australian Parliament, the leaders delivered old Chinese proverbs:
Chinese President Xi Jinping attends a welcoming ceremony held by Australian Governor-General Peter Cosgrove in Canberra, capital of Australia, Nov 17, 2014.
Chinese President Xi Jinping said in a meeting with Australian Governor-General Peter Cosgrove here Monday that bilateral relations have bright prospects.
German Chancellor Angela Merkel said on Monday that China's free trade agreement (FTA) with Australia has become a shining example for European nations to pursue similar trade deals.
China and Australia on Monday agreed to work jointly to combat climate change by sharing technology aimed at improving the efficiency of coal usage.
China and Australia have signed a declaration of intent on practically concluding bilateral negotiations on a free trade agreement (FTA).
China and Australia entered a new era of mutually beneficial interaction on Monday as they embraced an epochal, twin upgrade of bilateral cooperation.
Chinese President Xi Jinping and Australian Prime Minister Tony Abbott will sign a landmark free trade deal, capping nine years of bilateral FTA talks.
Chinese policymakers will use ambitious goals for cutting greenhouse gas emissions to put the world's largest energy consumer on track toward a low-carbon economy, said Xie Zhenhua, China's top climate official.
China and Australia will make more efforts to deal with money-laundering crimes and recover the illegal assets of Chinese economic fugitives, echoing the 2015-16 G20 Anti-Corruption Action Plan, that was released upon the closing of the G20 Summit in Brisbane on Sunday.