Challenge your taste buds at Chakabuki, a traditional tea competition and sit back and relax at the last Japanese Tea Flight session 2019! Click here for more details.



Events — Events

Cowra Festival of International Understanding

We're holding a stall at the Cowra Festival of International Understanding on Saturday 16 March. It is from 3pm to 9pm at Bryant Park, Cowra, NSW. There will be Japanese tea, tea wares, furoshiki as well as traditional Japanese confectioneries. Japanese tea workshop is also held at the same place. Looking forward to meeting you there!

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Melbourne Japanese Summer Festival 2019

We're holding a stall at the Melbourne Japanese Summer Festival on Sunday 24 February. It is from 11.30am to 5.30pm at the Federation Square in Melbourne CBD. There will be Japanese tea, tea wares, furoshiki as well as traditional Japanese confectioneries.  Looking forward to meeting you there!

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The District Makers Market on Sundays in December

We are going to hold a stall at the District Makers Market in the District Docklands (Wharf Street, Docklands Art Collective Precinct). It is from 11am to 4pm on Sundays December 9 and 16. Free X'mas wrapping with Japanese paper or furoshiki is available (conditions apply). You can purchase Japanese tea after consulting our Japanese tea specialist. Traditional Japanese confectioneries, tea-wares and furoshiki are also available at our stall. Looking forward to seeing you there.

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Tea Break on SBS Radio

Here is the English script for our interview on SBS Radio(You can listen my Japanese in the following link. https://www.sbs.com.au/yourlanguage/japanese/ja/audiotrack/ri-ben-cha-da-shi-harumi?language=ja&fbclid=IwAR3FGh9rTLNC5wR21y--wAUufxzh_75hzCKcBfiYqAq2jy-ScrPfsO3vBSU).   Japanese Tea Ambassador – Harumi We interviewed Harumi Oshitani who promotes Japanese green tea in Australia as a Japan Tea Goodwill Ambassador. Harumi is a certified Japanese tea instructor and offers workshops and tea tasting events. She also has an online store called Okei-san, Japanese Tea Plus. “Harumi, you are a Japan Tea Goodwill Ambassador. I’ve never heard of it. So what kind of activities are you involved?” “I was appointed as a Japan Tea Goodwill Ambassador this February by Japanese...

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Free Style Ochazuke Party! in September

This free style ochazuke party is a pop-up event collaboration between Fuji Tei (a very popular Japanese restaurant in St. Kilda), JP LInk Australia (Japanese rice disributor) and us. To bring the unique and ultimate experience, Fuji Tei will prepare sashimi using fresh fish on the day while JP LInk Australia will bring special Japanese rice which is directly sourced from rice farmers in Japan. Matched tea from Okei-san, Japanese Tea Plus, will be served with each dish accordingly. There will be two sessions on the same evening. It is from 6.30pm to 7.30pm (session 1) and from 7.45pm to 8.45pm...

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