May 4-5th 2017 Future Proofing Delegation Visit Kesennuma x Tasmania_Update

SONY DSCBringing together people from Kesennuma and Tasmania to strengthen bi-lateral relationships for the Future. This is the aim for a two day excursion the Kesennuma Delegation under the leadership Masahito Abe to visit sites in Tasmania and meet people at the Wooden Boat Center and connect with the Australia Japan Society Tasmania in Hobart.

Friday the 5th May will see the Kesennuma Delegation under leadership of Masahito Abe Sensei travel to visit Dunalley and meet with locals and Fiona Jennings who is a researcher in the Bushfire & Natural hazards CRC.

The day will be spent exploring Dunnalley and Marion Beach with Joan Ward for some bird watching and end with an afternoon open forum at the Bangor Oyster and Wine Shed where Matt Dunnabin will share the story of the Shed. Also there will be opportunity to chat and share stories.