Australian Embassy

Upcoming events


Australia now  Events

Australia now is a celebration of Australian innovation, lifestyle and creativity in Japan from April -  November 2018.

For Australia now events, please refer to the Australia now 2018 website.




Upcoming Event Information


"Mitzutadori/ Tracing Water" by Sue Pedley and her collaborators at the Echigo-Tsumari Art Triennale  2018

29 July-17 September 2018

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Sustainability in Australia: Universal Principles

30 August - 5 September 2018

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The Gravity Project Japan Tour

1 September - 7 October 2018

1 September Tokyo Jazz Festival

5 October Sakuraza, Kofu

6 October Mr Kenny's, Nagoya

7 October Shinjuku Pit Inn, Tokyo




Nicola Moss residency at Youkobo Art Space

1-30 September 2018

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Sue Healey's lecture at the Aichi Arts Center

16 September 2018

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Japan tour of Dereb the Ambassador, led by Australian singer Dereb Desalegn

19-26 October 2018

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Dereb the Ambassador

National Ballet of Japan and the Australian Ballet co-production "Alice's Adventures in Wonderland" at the New National Theatre, Tokyo

2-11 November 2018

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Photos by Yusuke Nishimura


Ray Chen performs with Tokyo Metropolitan Symphony Orchestra 

7-8 November 2018

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(c)Julian Hargreaves

Ray Chen


Australia-related books recently published 

"Hope, Refugees and their Supporters in Australia since 1947 -"

September 2018 -

Hope Refugees and their Supporters in Australia since 1947 Anne-Mari Jordens Megumi Kato

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"Treasure hunting with Grandpa - The Boys from Durimbil -"

January 2018 -

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Community as Method: Policies for Indigenous Peoples, Asylum Seekers and Immigrants under the Australian Government

October 2017 -

by Professor Yoshikazu Shiobara

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"The Lake House" by Kate Morton published in Japanese

31 August 2017


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Publication in Japanese : "Australian Indigenous People and Performance"

July 2017

Professor Keiji Sawada, Ph.D. of Faculty of Law, Waseda University

Published by University of Tokyo Press


Publication in Japanese: “Party Politics in Australia”

30 June 2017 

Dr Yoshinobu Suyama

Published by Keisuisha

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"The Forgotten Garden" by Kate Morton published in Japanese

26 May 2017

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Kate Morton

Masterpieces of Contemporary Australian Literature Series 5th book “That Deadman Dance” by Kim Scott in Japanese published

May 2017-

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