Mon 20 Submarine I-124 Commemoration
Wed 19 Attending Bombing of Darwin ceremony
Sat 18&25 AJANT Online Cafe for members (members only online chat)
Sun 21 AJANT member social picnic (members only)
Sat 18 Japanese movie under the stars
Japanese Festival Darwin (Cancelled)
Sat 12 Koto music and AJANT social evening (members only)
Japanese Film Festival Darwin 2020 (Postponed to Feb 2021)
[TBD] AJANT Members Christmas Party
[TBD] AJANT Anual General Meeting
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Japanese movie under the stars
Saturday 18 July 2020 6pm to 9pm
Darwin Languages Centre
The Australian-Japanese Association of the Northern Territory (AJANT) with support from Consulate-General of Japan in Sydney and Japan Foundation Sydney hosted the event Japanese movie under the stars at Darwin Languages Centre. This initiative aims to support and grow interest in Japanese culture and language throughout Darwin.
Japanese Festival Darwin 2019
Saturday 7 September 2020 11am to 2pm
The Charles Darwin Centre (Paspaley building)
JFD is formerly known as the "Bunka no hi" which was held in November (during the wet season). This year, we decided to organise this popular AJANT's cultural event during the dry season so that many of you can enjoy without concerning bad weather.
It is a free entry event highlighting Japanese crafts, cultural demonstrations and performances. You are also able to purchase Japanese food, drinks and sweets.
This event was proudly sponsored by Northern Territory Government and supported by Paspaley Pearling Company, Darwin Kendo Club, Aikido Northern Territory, Darwin Shotokan Karate, Darwin Japanese Koto Trio, INPEX Family Band, Atsui Taiko, Darwin Languages Centre, Solidarity Cleaning Services and awesome volunteers!
Children's Day 2018
This year we held Children's Day Event at Civic Park on Sunday, 6th May from 10am until 1pm.
Many of the fun activities include origami, Japanese storytelling, Free face painting (by CGee's Mirror On the Wall), Kendo demonstration (Darwin Kendo Club), Yo-yo balloon, Kids Lucky Prizes, Fundraising raffle, Photo competition and Japanese games. There were Japanese food, Japanese drinks and Taiwanese Ice Cream (Traditional Taiwanese Food - Peanut Popiah) for sale.
Japanese Cuisine and Food Culture Seminar 2018
Saturday 24 March 2018
CDU waterfront campus
AJANT with support from Consulate-General of Japan, Sydney are delighted to welcome Mr Hideo Dekura, food researcher and goodwill ambassador for the promotion of Japanese cuisine, to Darwin for this event. Mr Dekura gave a lecture on Japanese food culture and basic knowledge of Japanese cuisine (washoku), its ingredients and presentation, as well as a demonstration of Japanese cuisine that's easy to prepare.