The Koinobori Project is a project to make Japanese carp-streamers with schools as part of a cultural exchange with Himeji, Japan.

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Want to conduct your own 'Koinobori Project'? Click here to download a booklet that explains in detail how to conduct the project from start to finish.
 
 
Credits

The Koinobori Project and the Japan Australia Friendship Association would like to thank...

Koinobori project participant schools

  • St George College
  • Cowandilla Primary School
  • West Lakes Shore School
  • Roma Mitchell Secondary School
  • Tatachilla Lutheran College

School teachers

  • Anthea Pasalidis
  • Emily Corbett
  • Jenny Panopolous
  • Lucy Tubb
  • Louise Walker
  • Melissa Weinert
  • Mio Honda
  • Takaaki Toden

Volunteers

  • Carly Lethborg
  • Catherine Migliore
  • Chelsea McCormack
  • Julia Cricelli
  • Pinn Chen Koay
  • Greg Corbett

Sewing and koinobori construction

  • Machiko Dunphy
  • Vanessa Kerr
  • Greg Corbett

Advice

  • Margaret Brooks
  • Mike Dunphy
  • Taichiro Takamatsu

Paint provided by

  • Japan Australia Friendship Association
  • Taichiro Takamatsu

Koinobori from Japanese schools provided by

  • Taichiro Takamatsu

Funding

  • Adelaide City Council
  • Japan Australia Friendship Association

Project coordinator

  • Greg Corbett

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Diary Dates

Saturday 7 July

AFL Day

3:00pm 

Stratmore Hotel

129 North Tce, Adelaide 5000

 

Saturday 7 July

Origami & Calligraphy Class

2:00pm - 3:30pm

Cowandilla Primary School

21 Jenkins St, Cowandilla 5033

 

Friday 20 July

Mid-Winter Dinner

6:00pm

Himeji Izakaya

22-24 Grote St, Adelaide 5000

 

Saturday 21 July

Origami & Calligraphy Class

2:00pm - 3:30pm

Cowandilla Primary School

21 Jenkins St, Cowandilla 5033

 

Wednesday 25 July

J-KAI

6:00pm - 9:00pm

Courtyard Bar

Metropolitan Hotel

46 Grote St, Adelaide 5000 

 

1 August - 6 September

JLPT Registration Period

 

Saturday 8 September

Japanese Language Speech Contest

12:45pm - 3:00pm

Education Development Centre

4 Milner St, Hindmarsh 5007

 

Sunday 2 December

JLPT

Adelaide