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Conferment of The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays on Ms Akiko Yamada

On the 7th of March, 2019, an Official Imperial Decoration Ceremony and Reception was held at the Consul-General’s Official Residence for the 2018 Autumn Conferment of The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold Rays on Ms Akiko Yamada.

As Director of Urasenke Brisbane Liaison Office as well as Director of the Japanese Culture Centre, Ms. Yamada has been recognised for her long-standing contribution to the introduction of Japanese culture in Australia.

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New Year's Reception 2019

A New Year Celebration Reception was held at the Consul-General’s Residence on January 31st. About 90 people attended the reception and included representatives from Japan-related associations in Brisbane and the Gold Coast, namely the Chamber of Commerce and Industry, the Japan Club, Japanese Society and various cultural and educational associates.

The reception incorporated washoku (Japanese cuisine) and sake, as well as the ritual of breaking open a wooden sake barrel (Kagami-biraki) as part of cultural promotion.

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