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Enewsletter- March 2020

AJS-Q & QJCCI Sake Tasting Event

AJS-Q & QJCCI Sake Tasting Event
30th April 2020

If you love sake or would like to learn more about it, this is the event for you.

Jointly hosted by the Australia Japan Society – Queensland (AJS-Q) and the Queensland Japan Chamber of Commerce and Industry (QJCCI) this event will provide an excellent opportunity for members and guest from our two organisations to network while sampling a variety of Japanese sakes and delicious canapés.

5:30pm to 7:30pm | DLA Piper Lawyers | Level 9, 480 Queen Street, City
Members – $40.00 | Non-members – $60

RSVP: Friday 24 April
download RSVP | Booking form [pdf 82kb]

World Hearing Day - JSL Immersion Workshop

World Hearing Day - JSL Immersion Workshop
15th March 2020

In celebration of World Hearing Day on March 3rd, members are invited to attend a Japanese Sign Language immersive workshop with a native JSL speaker, Chikako Hara - a Japanese person who has overcome her diagnosis of profound deafness to travel the world and live abroad.

She is currently based in Brisbane.
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Now open - The Lord Mayor's Multicultural Business Scholarship Program and Mentoring Scheme

Now open - The Lord Mayor's Multicultural Business Scholarship Program and Mentoring Scheme
The Lord Mayor's Multicultural Business Scholarship Program and Mentoring Scheme provides business training and mentoring opportunities for Brisbane residents from multicultural backgrounds.

It includes two separate programs.

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Twilight Seminar - 'WHAT'S GHOSN GONE AND DONE?'

Twilight Seminar - 'WHAT'S GHOSN GONE AND DONE?'
11th March 2020

Hosted by the Faculty of Law | Bond University
Presented by: Professor Vicki Beyer (Hitotsubashi University, Bond University)

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AJS -Q Committee member, Dr Taeko Imura, wins award

AJS -Q Committee member, Dr Taeko Imura, wins award
Congratulations to AJS -Q Committee member, Dr Taeko Imura for being recognised at the 2019 Australia Awards for University Teaching.

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Van Gogh & Japan

Van Gogh & Japan
25th March 2020 | Film Screening

Although Vincent van Gogh never visited Japan it is the country that had the most profound influence on him and his art.

In the exhibition on which this film is based – VAN GOGH & JAPAN at the Van Gogh Museum in Amsterdam – one can see why Van Gogh envied Japan.

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Eat Local Kobe

Eat Local Kobe

EAT LOCAL KOBE was established in 2015 to represent a community of organic and small production farmers from within the City of Kobe.

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Madman Anime Festival Brisbane 2020

Madman Anime Festival Brisbane 2020
23rd-24th May 2020

Madman Anime Festival is a truly unique event that brings all things anime and Japanese culture to you!

Featuring international guests and exhibitors, cosplay, and super exclusive anime events, Madman Anime Festival has something for every anime fan. Brought to you by Australia’s biggest name in anime, Madman Entertainment, together with Australia’s #1 anime streaming service AnimeLab …

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AJS Japanese Study Group

The AJS Qld maintains a regular study group, which meets each Thursday at The Edge, State Library of Queensland.

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Ms Margaret Rackemann - President
Mr Andrew Hay - Immediate Past President
Mr Yuki Nishiyama - Vice President
Ms Julie Yamamoto - Vice President
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