JAFA's Kodomo No Hi Japan Festival is the biggest Japan festival in Adelaide with a 21 year history.

The day is filled with Japan-related performances, exhibitions, activities, food and stalls.

Kodomo no Hi Japan Festival has won a number of prestigious community awards.

  • 2013 WINNER - The City of West Torrens Community Event of the Year Award
  • 2013 WINNER - The Australia Day Council of South Australia Community Event of the Year Award

JAFAが主催する「こどもの日・ジャパンフェスティバル」は、アデレイドで最大級の日本のイベント。 今年2016年は、フェスティバル21周年の歴史を誇ります。 当日は日本に関する公演、実演、展示、アクティビティなど盛りだくさん。 いろいろな食べ物の屋台、ショッピングの出店も建ち並びます。

Come along for a fun day for the whole family at this unique community event.

 
A big thank you to our sponsors! 
- Government of South Australia
- City of West Torrens
- Print Graphics and Displays

What will I find at this year's festival?

Getting to the festival and parking at the festival

Click to find the best way to get to the festival, find parking and enter the festival grounds.

Stallholder, display holder and performer registrations are now CLOSED.

Volunteers

In order to make the festival a success, we need the help of volunteers. Click here for more information.


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Stallholder, display holder and performer registrations are now CLOSED.

Volunteers

In order to make the festival a success, we need the help of volunteers. Click here for more information.

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Diary Dates

 

Wednesday 24 August

J-KAI

6pm - 9pm

Courtyard Bar

Metropolitan Hotel

46 Grote Street, Adelaide 5000

 

 

 

Saturday 20 August

Origami & Calligraphy Classes

1:30 - 3pm

Cowandilla Primary School

21 Jenkins St, Cowandilla 5033

 

 

Saturday 10 September

47th SA Japanese Language Speech Contest

12:45pm - 3pm

Education Development Centre

4 Milner St, Hindmarsh 5007

 

 

Saturday 22 October

AnimeGo! - Anime Film Festival

Prospect Town Hall

126 Prospect Rd, Prospect 5082 

 

Sunday 4 December

Japanese Language Proficiency Test (JLPT)

12:30pm

University of South Australia City West Campus

North Terrace, Adelaide