Canberra JETAA Inc E-mail for Week Ending 28th January 2011

  • JETAA Newsletter
  • O-Shaberikai Time
  • AJSACT Shinnenkai
  • News from Japan

O-Shaberikai Time

Oshab time has come again!

This coming Wednesday 2nd February is our monthly meetup at Coo Izakaiya. As usual things kick off from 6pm at Coo Izakaiya at 15 East Row in the City. Come on out and say hello!

Please RSVP with me at imoriyama05@yahoo.com by 4pm Tuesday 1st February so I can make the booking. We usually have quite afew people, so let me know ASAP.

AJSACT Shinnenkai

A bit of news from our friends with the AJS, please note the RSVP due date of 8th February!!

SHINNENKAI

WHEN: THURSDAY 10TH FEBRUARY 2011 from 6.30 PM.

WHERE: KAGAWA JAPANESE RESTAURANT
WHY: in the spirit of Shinnenkai to welcome in the New Year with friends, acquaintances and colleagues.

WHAT: $30 PARTY MENU including all the old favourites such as sushi and sashimi, tonkatsu, takoyaki, age dofu, croquette etc.
HOW TO GET THERE: WOOLLEY STREET DICKSON alongside Zeffirellis at the Northern end of the Wooley St restaurant strip.

RSVP: reply email by Tuesday 8th February to : ajsact.president@gmail.com

News from Japan

A mix of Japanese and Western Media

BIG BOOM.

“A volcano continued erupting Thursday on the border between Kagoshima and Miyazaki prefectures, southwestern Japan, spewing columns of smoke up to more than 2,500 meters, the weather agency said.” (News On Japan)

A blog on the upcoming Australia/Japan soccer matchup.

“DOHA, Qatar Australia Day was special this year because the Socceroos have made it to the championship game of the Asian Cup, after trouncing Uzbekistan, 6-0. Australia will play Japan for the title on Saturday.” (New York Times)

Hope to see everyone out on Wednesday!

ACG

Adam C. Gastineau

President JETAA Canberra