JETAA Oceania Conference in Brisbane 2013

I attended the JETAA Oceania Conference in Brisbane last November representing JETAA Auckland. Fellow JETAA Auckland committee member Shelley Butt also attended as the country representative for New Zealand. This year’s focus was on Sister Cities and how JETAA can influence our sister city relationships. On day one a connection was made between Auckland and […]

First Impressions of Japan

First Impressions of Japan Following are a few thoughts from participants who departed in 2012 about their impressions on first arriving in Japan. We hope to catch up with them later this year to hear about what life is like a year later. Nick – Hyogo Prefecture, Shinonsen-Cho From my brief experience of Yumura (Shinonsen-cho) […]