Key Dates

Annual General Meeting.

August 2017 (date TBA) 

Please note: All committee positions are open for nomination at the AGM.

Nominations for the Executive Committee (President, Vice President, Treasurer) or the General Committee (Webmaster/Social Media Person, Social Coordinator, etc) will be voted on by registered JETAA members.

Please note that to be elected as a member of the Exectutive Committee, you must have taken part on the JET Programme.

Positions on the General Committee are open to everyone.

We are flexible with the roles on offer, so if you have something specific in mind you would like to nominate yourself for, please send an email to

September 1-3, 2017

This years JETAA Oceania conference will be held  in Auckland, New Zealand

Representatives from JETAA Canberra will be in attendance.

Canberra Nara Candle Festival

Saturday 28, October 2017

Enjoy the spectacular visual of 2,000 shimmering candles at the 15th annual Canberra Nara Candle Festival on Saturday 28 October, as we celebrate the 24th year of the Sister City relationship shared between Canberra and Nara, Japan.

This festival is the biggest fund raising event of the year for JETAA Canberra, and we would greatly appreciate volunteers to help in running our stall.

If you are interest in volunteering, please contact

Volunteers will be treated to a pre-festival dinner.