18 May, 2018
Exciting news – NCC Japan Tour 2019
Following the success of NCC’s biennial Japan Tours, we are excited to begin preparations for our 2019 Tour.
The Japan Tour is a great way to embrace the cultural aspects of Japan and to improve students’ language learning.
We have plans to keep our tour similar like other years, visiting Tokyo, Nara, Hiroshima and Kyoto over 13 days.
At this stage, we seek your interest (non-binding) for your student who will be in Year 9 – 12 in 2019, to travel on this tour.
A summary of the tour is outlined on the form overleaf.
We will present an information evening at a later date to give more details about the Tour.
Please respond by returning the attached form, signed and indicating your interest, to Mrs Zischke, Mr Evans or Student Reception by no later than Friday 8th June 2018. (Non-response to this Expression of Interest will indicate no interest in the tour.)
Should you have any questions at this stage, please do not hesitate to contact me.
Japan Tour 2019
|Tour Date||Winter: June 19 – July 2 2019|
|Type of event||Japan Cultural Tour|
|Cost (estimated)||$3300 approx. (inclusive of airfare, accommodation, entrance tickets, JR 7Day pass, team shirt, team photobook most meals and travel insurance). A more accurate price will be available when we know how many will be travelling.|
|Length||14 Days / 13 Nights|
|Travel||Own transport to and fom Brisbane International Airport, QANTAS to and from Japan|
|Eligible Students||In 2019, students in Year 9 – 12 can apply. Students studying Japanese as a subject has first priority. Other places may be filled by other students.
Please note that it may not be possible for all students to attend.
|Weather||The southwest monsoon season starts early June. Average daily temperature sits at 27°C.|
|Accommodation||Rooms – 2 persons per room, individual beds
Triple – 3 person per room
Quad – Japanese Style rooms
|Activities||Sightseeing major tourist attractions, ride the bullet train, homestay experience with our Sister School in Tokyo, visit a Japanese school|
|Cultural Experiences||Weather dependant on visiting the following; Tokyo Tower, Tokyo Skytree, Disneyland, Harajuku, Akihabara, Hiroshima Peace Park, Miyajima Island, Kinkakuji Temple, Ginkakuji Temple, Arashiyama Bamboo Forrest.|
Expression of Interest: Japan Cultural Tour 2019
Student’s Name: _____________________________________________
Studying Japanese in 2019 YES / NO Year Level in 2019: ____________
- Yes, I am interested in my child taking part in the Japan Cultural Tour 2019.
- No, my child will not partake in the Japan Tour in 2019.
Signed: ___________________________________ Date: __________________
Parent/Guardian Name: ____________________________________
Parent Email address: ____________________________________________________
Please return this form to the Mrs Zischke, Mr Evans or Student reception by Friday 8 June 2018. Thank you.
(Forms can be returned by scanning and emailing to firstname.lastname@example.org or hard-copy)