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JAPANESE LANGUAGE & CULTURE COURSE – Kanazawa

The Australia-Japan Society of the ACT (AJS ACT), in conjunction with the Ishikawa Foundation for International Exchange (IFIE), is again calling for applications for the two-week in-country course in Japanese language/culture in Kanazawa.  This will be the 28th course that has been run under this program. The course will run for 2 weeks from 15th -27th April 2018 and includes [...]

Sailability Australia’s Friendship Cup

Last weekend, AJS ACT had the opportunity to be part of Sailability Australia's Friendship Cup, a fantastic and very meaningful event, not just for the Canberra community but also for Australia-Japan relations. The docks are modified to allow for easy access. For those of you who are unfamiliar with the group, Sailability is a worldwide non-for-profit organisation whose [...]

2016 Annual Dinner for AJS ACT was a great success

On Saturday November 12, AJS ACT was pleased to hold the Annual Dinner for 2016. The evening was a great success and we hope to see more participants in years following. We were pleased to welcome around 40 guests to the dinner this year. The list of attendees obviously included our committee and society members, but we were also graced [...]

Our New Website

For those of you who have visiting our website, first of all, thank you. Also, you may have noticed though that we have gotten a new look! Our old website was freshned up around two weeks ago and is now newer, cleaner, and hopefully easier for everyone to use. What's New? Some of the new features include an events calendar. This calendar showcases the Japan-related [...]