Japan Photo Contest Prize-Giving

SUBMISSIONS FOR THE 2019 PHOTO CONTEST ARE OPEN UNTIL WEDNESDAY, 20 NOVEMBER: Rules & Entry Forms Here ————————–————————–— Once all the submissions and voting are done and dusted, join us for our 2019 Japan Photo Contest prize giving + nibbles evening where will we announce the winners of each category. This is JETAA Wellington’s last[…]

Japan Photo Contest Prize-Giving

After all the submissions and voting are finished, we’ll have a small, casual prize-giving ceremony at the JICC with food and drinks. Details will be announced closer to the date, but the winner of each main category (Pop Culture, Places, Pets) will receive a printed canvas of their winning photo, plus a $50 restaurant voucher.[…]

Sayonara to the New JETs!

It seems like we’ve only just met and helped orientate them, but 2018’s Wellington JETs will be headed off for Japan on Saturday morning, 4th August. The evening before that, they’ll be joining the Ambassador for a formal dinner at his residence. While that event is strictly invitation-only, we’d like to invite all our friendly[…]

Tanabata kickoff

JETAA members are invited to join the newly departing 2018 JETs in a small Tanabata celebration at the Japan Information & Culture Centre at the embassy. The festivities will take place following the new JETs’ final language class and involve writing wishes on tanzaku which will be attached to bamboo and decorate the JICC for July. Join us in bringing[…]

JKaiWa Christmas/Bōnenkai Quiz

Join JETAA Wellington and the Wellington Sakai Association as we have our final JKaiWa meeting of the year. This month’s meeting will follow a very important and special Japanese tradition: drinking and having a good time to “forget the year”! As a special twist, the JKaiWa bonenkai will be a pub quiz held at Meow in[…]

JETAA Kazu Catch-Up Dinner

  The time and place for our June social dinner has been set! We will be having dinner, drinks, and chats at the ever-lovely Kazu Yakitori Bar in downtown Wellington on Friday evening 23rd June from 6 PM. To RSVP, send an email to us by Wednesday 21 June so we can save you a[…]