Jewels of Kyoto

Performance - February 23
'Lady Maiko' Film Screening - February 10

Don't miss this rare opportunity to experience the alluring world of geisha culture first-hand.

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Icons of Time

March 1 - April 15
The Japan Foundation, Sydney presents a new photographic exhibition 'Icons of Time' by Tomohiro Muda to commemorate the 5th anniversary of the Great East Japan Earthquake in March 2011.

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Now on until February 12
Our gallery is displaying a series of prints by Kyoko Imazu and Damon Kowarsky, titled Zodiac.

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Nihongo Tadoku – Reading Nights at the Library

February 15 (Monday) 6.00pm – 8.00pm
March 2 (Wednesday) 6.00pm – 8.00pm

Enjoy a collection of entertaining Japanese books specially graded for learners in a casual group session.

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Japanese Language Courses in Term 1, 2016

Term 1 will start on 1 February. Please send an e-mail to the J-Course Team ( to inquire about seat availabilities.

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Japanese Language Speech Contest

The Australian Finals are held in early October every year for the winners of the State/Territory contests.

New Voices
New Voices in Japanese Studies

The future of research on Japan.
Volume 7 of our peer-reviewed journal for emerging local researchers is now available.

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Japan Art Directory in Australia
Japanese Film Festival