Japan Pop Culture Festival

November, 2020

AnimeGO! is a fun and interactive way to explore the vibrant and contemporary cultures of modern day Japan here in Adelaide. 


Joseph Mitchell

Artistic Director - OzAsia Festival (2014-2019)



Japan Pop

Culture Festival 2020

TBA Oct 2020

Now in its fifth year, AnimeGO! returns in 2020 to bring you Adelaide's very own Japan Pop Culture Festival!



» Live music and performances

» Workshops and demonstrations

» Japanese BBQ and drinks

» Dream Sweet Maid Cafe

» Local Adelaide artists at our Artist Alley

» Consignment stall - buy and sell second hand goods and collectibles.

» Raffle

» Announcement of the winner's of the 2020 Short Anime Film & 4-Koma Manga competition's

» plus MORE!

A full list of events and activities to come.

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About Us


AnimeGO! Japan Pop Culture Festival is an event organised by the Japan Australia Friendship Association (JAFA) in Adelaide, a non-profit volunteer-run organisation promoting friendship between Australia and Japan. JAFA also hosts the Kodomo no Hi Japan Festival in Adelaide.

AnimeGO! is made up a team of volunteers for who all have some form of passionate interest in Japan and creating fun and exciting events.

Our diverse team consists of many  students and industry professionals. As an community we aim to give opportunities to young people to expand their skills and networks.



AnimeGO! Japan Pop Culture Festival is brought to you by the Japan Australia Friendship Association (JAFA)