25th June 2017
International Mens Volleyball is coming to the Gold Coast.
The FIVB Volleyball World League is an international men’s volleyball competition. Created in 1990, the annual tournament has been running for 27 years, and in 2017 returns to Australia for the fourth consecutive year, playing host to the Group 2 Finals.
The Japanese Men’s Volleyball team have qualified for the World League Group 2 Finals and will play their first semi-final on Saturday 24th June against Australia.
The Medal matches will be on Sunday 25th June 2017. They will play Australia in the Semi-final and the other teams that have qualified are Netherlands and Slovenia.
Gold Coast Sports & Leisure Centre – Carrara | Gold Coast, Queensland 24th – 25th June 2017
Ms. Keiko Yanai, Consul-General of Japan, assumed her post in Brisbane in June 2017.
After joining the Ministry of Foreign Affairs in 1988, she specialized in multilateral treaty negotiations and United Nations affairs. During her most recent assignment in Chicago, she promoted bilateral ties between the Midwest and Japan on a cultural and grassroots level.
Her diplomatic postings have included the Netherlands, Singapore, Switzerland, and the United States.
Consul-General Yanai is fully engaged in advancing the close relationship between Queensland and Japan.
A career-spanning survey of work by leading contemporary artist Yayoi Kusama opens at GOMA in November.
‘Yayoi Kusama: Life is the Heart of a Rainbow’, co-curated by QAGOMA and National Gallery Singapore, is a wonderful journey through key moments in Kusama’s vast artistic career over seven decades. Now in her late 80s, Kusama is one of the most recognisable artists working today.
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