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Events

Japanese Tea Flight March in Melbourne

Japanese Tea Flight is the new series of our Japanese tea sessions. You'll see, smell authentic Japanese teas and, of course, taste them. We selected teas for our tea flight based on the uniqueness, accessibility and popularity in Japan. This first session will be at Kathleen Syme Library and Community Centre, (251 Faraday Street, Carlton) from 2.15pm to 3.15pm on Sunday 10th March. To secure your spot here.  If you are unfamiliar with Japanese tea, our Japanese Tea 101 will help you gain its knowledge. Click here to make your booking. Looking forward to meeting you there!   View this post on Instagram...

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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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Tea Workshops at 2018 Sister Cities Festival in Latrobe

Visit our stall to browse our selections and participate our green tea workshops to learn and taste authentic Japanese teas at 2018 Sister Cities Festival. We are going to join the festival which celebrates Chinese and Japanese cultures from 4pm to 9pm on Friday 9 November at Moe Botanical Garden (Botanic Dr, Newborough VIC 3825). We will hold a stall for traditional confectioneries, tea-wares, furoshiki and authentic teas, and tea workshops will also be held. Looking forward to seeing you there.

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