Hobsons Bay International Friendship Association

Sister Cities with the City of Anjo, Japan 安城市 – Since 1988

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2019 Japanese Writing Competition for Hobsons Bay Secondary Students is open – Prize pool of $1000

Hobsons Bay International Friendship Association (HBIFA) invites Hobsons Bay secondary school students from years 9 to year 12 to enter a Japanese writing competition with a prize pool of $1,000. Click here for more information

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Altona Bay Festival!

What a beautiful day for the ALTONA BAY FESTIVAL 2013. Parade kicks off at 5:30PM, come along and support our delegation! #FUNINTHESUN — HBIFA (@HBIFA) March 22, 2013

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Students Madison Cassie, Samuel Penfold, Brigitte Tattersall  & Emma Thomas and chaperone Michael Hick were successfully chosen to represent the Hobsons Bay International Friendship Association in the 2013 student exchange to Anjo, Japan. As the delegates make preparations for their eagerly awaited trip in August, I had a chance to catch up with them to learn a bit  about this …Continue reading →

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Exchange Fun 2012

Check out some of the photos taken by the exchange students  on the 2012 exchange trip between Anjo City & Hobsons Bay! If you haven’t already, click on to “More Info” below.

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Application forms are now available for Hobsons Bay Students & Residents to apply for exchange with Hobsons Bay International Friendship Association in 2013!  とてもかっこいい! You can now apply for exchange as either a student or chaperon for the 2013 exchange program. Both forms can be found below: 2013 Student Application Form 2013 Chaperon Application Form Remember that the closing date …Continue reading →

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