We hope that this visit to Western Australia will provide a wonderful opportunity from students from Iitate, Fukushima Prefecture in Japan. As a result, we want to share the stories and experiences with our friends in the media.
- pre-departure release, distributed on 31st July 2012:
English press release: Mate Rock Iitate WA Pre-departure Press Release - English
Japanese press release: 飯舘村の学生グループを豪州に招待プレス リリースー日本語版
Photos of Iitate Village
For reference, some photos of Iitate Village, where the students who are visiting Western Australia grew up and lived until April 2011: Photo gallery for Iitate Village 飯舘村の写真
Here are some of the clippings from the media about our journey:
Japan Today - 1st August 2012