This Festival started in 2010 in Melbourne, Australia. It focuses on mutual interaction & audience participation to enrich the cultural exchange experience through workshops, performances, music & art exhibition. Not only to give guests great experiences but also great opportunities to make connection between Australian & Japan community, find your identity.
Origami is the Japanese art of paper folding to create beautiful decorative pieces and other useful items such as chopstick holders and bookmarks. Enjoyed by people of all ages origami is created by using origami paper of bright or pastel colours or paper with beautiful patterns to create figures including flowers, animals and even aeroplanes!! Come join us to learn about this beautiful Japanese art form and create an item of your choice and most of all let’s have fun!! Everyone that visits the origami booth and tries their hand at it will also receive a piece of origami to take home. On the day we will also have origami paper packs and ready-made origami pieces available for purchase.