The benefits of being a member
The Australia Japan Society of WA’s (AJSWA) key objective is to help you connect, whether you are a local interested in connecting with an active group of like-minded people who care about the relationship between the people of Australia and Japan or a member of the expatriate community looking to meet Australians who have a strong interest in Japan. We invite you to become involved.
The AJSWA is recognised by the State Government and Japanese Consulate, who are both patrons of the Society.
As a member of AJSWA you will find many beneficial opportunities to meet and connect with people who have similar interests. You will receive invitations to attend our broad range of social, cultural and corporate programs and events.
These include corporate events with international speakers, the annual Japanese Festival in Perth, Perth Kodomo Festival, regular lunch and evening network events, barefoot bowling, as well as activities with other groups. As a member, you also receive our quarterly newsletter and regular online updates of news and events.
Membership is open to all who support the mission of the Society and meet the requirement for membership in our constitution.
Please take a moment to register online, so that you can provide yourself with the opportunity to meet many fabulous people with a strong interest in WA and Japan.
Membership is across the financial year from July to June, however you can join AJS all year round and the membership is for 12 months.
Whether or not you participate in our events your Membership fee also supports the following programs:
- The annual language prize for students at University of Western Australia
- The annual language prize for students at Curtin University
- The annual language prize for students at Murdoch University
- The cost of running this membership platform
- The overheads cost of various events throughout the year¿