JET Programme Farewell Reception
On 17 July, the 2018 Japan Exchange and Teaching (JET) Programme Farewell Reception was held at the Consul-General’s official residence. Consul-General Mr Keizo Takewaka delivered an opening address. In his address, he offered his congratulations to the JET Programme participants and expressed his expectation that the participants will enjoy their life in Japan and form bonds with Japanese people.
The Australian Sogetsu Teachers Association Inc, New South Wales Branch and Mrs Tae Gessner Tae receive Consul-General's Commendation
On 12 July, The Australian Sogetsu Teachers Association Inc, New South Wales Branch and Mrs Tae Gessner received Consul-General's Commendations.
2018 Australia-Japan Relations Essay Contest for NSW & NT Secondary School Students
The essay contest aims to encourage and develop a better understanding of Japan, and Australia-Japan relations, amongst secondary school students in New South Wales and the Northern Territory.
Applications are open to all secondary school students, not only those studying Japanese language. The contest is proudly sponsored by JAL, JTB, Books Kinokuniya and Tokyo Mart.
Submissions close Wednesday 22 August 2018
JCS Japanese School receive Consul-General's Commendation
On 11 July, JCS (Japan Club of Sydney) Japanese School received the Consul-General's Commendation.
Calligraphy workshop at Gosford High School
On 5 July, the Consulate-General of Japan in Sydney held a calligraphy workshop at Gosford High School, as part of the school visit programme.
Consul-General of Japan in Sydney
Consulate-General of Japan, Sydney