January, 2021

2021Fri22Jan10:00 am4:00 pmKids Japanese Festival10:00 am - 4:00 pm Ellen Melville Centre, 2 Freyberg Place, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1000Type:Culture,Festival,Free,Movies,School HolidaysWhere:Central AucklandAges:Children (5 to 10 years),Preschoolers (3 to 5 years),Teens (13 to 18 years),Tweens (10 to 12 years)

Japanese Children's Film

Event Details

Join in the “Hello Japan – the Kids Japanese Festival ” is on during the school holiday at Ellen Melville Centre to explore the Japanese culture!

Enjoy amazing Japanese animation movies such as Ponyo and fun activities. This is a free event offering children and families. You are invited to watch, laugh, create, and explore with the Consulate-General of Japan.

Free Animation Screening Schedule:
10:30am: Ponyo (2008 / 103min / G) – Register here
1:30pm : Penguin Highway (2018 / 118min / PG) – Register here

All films will be shown in English. Movies are free but you need register.

Children must be supervised by adults at all times. This event will be held only under NZ Covid-19 Alert Level 1 or lower. 

Presented by Ellen Melville Centre and Auckland Council and Consulate-General of Japan in Auckland and the Japan Foundation.




Consultate General of Japan in AucklandPhone: 09-303 4106 AIG Building 15/41 Shortland Street, Auckland CBD, Auckland 1010