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.[…]

Lower Hutt Japan Day

For the first time ever, Lower Hutt is getting its own Japan Day festival! The Hutt Minoh Association will be hosting this celebration of Japanese food, art, and culture, and JETAA is showing up with our taiyaki machine warmed up and ready to dish out fish-shaped sweets (we’re still looking for volunteers, by the way!) This[…]

Bento-Making Class

Bento are Japan’s famously creative and compact lunchboxes often made with cute designs or characters, but always made with a variety of tasty Japanese foods. JETAA Wellington and the Wellington Sakai Association invite you to join us from 1:30 PM on Saturday 19 August for a class on making Japanese-style bento of your very own! The class will[…]

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[…]

JET Q&A Session Dinner

–Hosted by JETAA Wellington– Following the embassy’s Q&A session for departing JETs, we will be having a dinner at Wagamama on the waterfront! This dinner will allow everyone to chat and get to know each other in a more casual setting, as well as giving more chances to answer questions, share stories, and discuss the[…]