Yesterday was the Canterbury Japan Day which celebrated the 20th anniversary of the Japanese Society here in New Zealand. It was also the '60th anniversary of diplomatic relations between Japan and New Zealand' and it was the 1 year anniversary of the Great East Japanese Earthquake.....
|A little bird on his way to the festival...|
|From Japan showing how to put on the Kimono...|
|Food...Anime Cafe and Cosplay|
|Children wearing the Kimono...oh the beautiful fabric!|
|Lanterns everywhere and the children on stage....|