Past Events
Check out our Facebook page for details on our upcoming events throughout the semester :)
WASABI Drinks Night
Looking to make new friends for this semester? Well, we’ve got the perfect event for you!🤩💌 WASABI will be holding a 🍻Drinks Night🍻 which will be a fantastic opportunity for you to drink away🍹 and meet new people 👩🏻‍🤝‍👨🏼 while playing board games🎯 with fellow Wasabians! 🌸 I can tell you now that last semester’s Drinks Night was a blast so you can’t miss this one!🥺💖
WASABI Sakura Viewing
For our first event outside of uni in a long time 🙈🙈, we’re visiting the Auburn Botanic Gardens for their annual cherry blossom festival 🗣️🗣️. Going around in small groups, you’ll get to enjoy the Sakura blooming 🌸🌸, the various festival stalls 🎉🎉 as well as make some new friends 🤲🤲and some free pizza and drinks for some classic group bonding 👌👌.
WASABI Speed Friending in Japanese
We’ll be holding a special speed friending session for those keen to practice their Japanese speaking 😻 This will be an amazing opportunity for you to meet with like-minded individuals and hopefully serve as a starting point for blossoming friendships 🥹🌸 Japanese learners of any level are welcome to come and test their conversational skill 😼 If it gets too difficult, rest assured you can always fall back to using English in tight spots 😌 We will also have our Language Facilitators ready to help out if desired 💖
VSA USYD x WASABI Presents: TRIFECTA BBQ!
The HYPE train 😉 has arrived with MAXIUM VELOCITY 🤯 with all your favs on board! We’re cooking up a STORM with our besties @wasabi_usyd this coming Monday at Cadigal Green for a mouthwatering three course BBQ! 😫 Start off your trifecta with a delicious and piping hot bowl of Yakisoba 😛, then after treat your sweet tooth by having a sweet serving of Vietnamese Fruit salad 😋, finishing it all off with a refreshing cup of tea! 🤤
WASABI at Welcome Fest 2022
Didn’t get a chance to sign up in semester 1?🙈 Or maybe couldn’t find the time to attend our events?🥺 Well, we’ve got several events lined up for this upcoming semester!💖 Come join WASABI and you can enjoy free food🍡, participate in fun activities💃, brush up on your Japanese👩‍🏫 and meet new people👩🏻‍🤝‍👨🏼! You do not need to be Japanese or even know how to speak Japanese to join!
JAC Camp 2022
After two years, JAC is proud to present the return of our legendary JAC camp in 2022 🎉 Come together with friends from NSA, Wasabi and JASS for three days of fun activities such as: 🏃‍♂️ Group Challenges 🏃‍♀️ 💃 Dancing 🕺 😱 Horror night 😱 🔥 Campfire 🔥
WASABI IZAKAYA NIGHT
The time has finally come!!✨ WASABI’s biannual event 🏮IZAKAYA NIGHT🏮 is finally here! Give yourself a reward🥳💕 at the end of this semester🙊 by enjoying WASABI’s custom menu 🤤🍣 at Jazushi🎷!! Come along to meet new people👩🏻‍🤝‍👨🏼 and enjoy some purchasable drinks!🍹💖
WASABI "LOVE LETTERS"
Whether you have a special someone in mind, want to show your appreciation for your best friends💖, or simply surprise somebody with a heartfelt letter😎, come on over and write and decorate your very own letter whilst enjoying some of the familiar snacks🍡 and drinks🧃 you all love.
WASABI Peas in a Podcast
With the end of semester looming in the near distance 😖 and our semesterly Izakaya 🏮 next week to cap it off - we wanted to give everyone a little review of these three months 🧠 So we're bringing back our well beloved Podcast🎙️from last sem 🤠 ! And this time the hosts will all be in person 🤖 to give a little rundown of all our events and some of the planning behind them 😸 So grab yourself some tea 🍵, tune in on our Twitch or Discord server 🎧 and chill 🎻
WASABI x Talkxtalk Language Exchange
We’re happy to announce our third language exchange collab with Hiroshima University’s Talkxtalk (English conversation society)! 🍓 Come along if you’re keen to make friends from a Japanese university, and you can even practice your Japanese if you would like! 🎋 Feel free to attend even if you have 0 Japanese language skill and just want to make friends! 🌟 Our friends at Talkxtalk will be more than happy to accommodate 🥰
WASABI Aki Matsuri
Feeling like eating some good traditional Japanese street food? Well we have takoyaki🐙, onigiri🍙, dango🍡, yakisoba pan & candied fruit for you to enjoy!🤩 We also have delicious drinks such as miso soup🍲, ramune🥤, tea🍵 and soda!🍹 Want to try some festival games too and win awesome prizes? This is definitely something you won’t wanna miss!!🥺
WASABI Big Snacks 'n' Chill
Come along next Friday to a special rendition of our Snacks and Chill 🤭🤭! This time with some of your favourite foods from Jap cuisine 😫💅. We’ve got the special wasabi vibes as well as onigiris 🍙, dango 🍡, and some nice matcha cookies 🍵, as well as the usual snacks and drinks you know and love 💃💃.
WASABI x SUKE Poke Bowl
WASABI will be collaborating with our lovely sponsor SUKE Sushi and Poke🍣, and we would love to offer a 💸juicy discount💸 for every single one of you!🙊 Yep, you heard me!👀 Only $5-7 for the Poke Bowls of your choice!🤫 Want add-ons?🥙 No worries - got those too, just with a small additional price!❣️ Customise your poke bowls how you want to and hang out with us at Manning Lawn!🧸
WASABI BIG Snacks 'n' Chill
Did you enjoy our last Big Snacks 'n' Chill with tea and kimonos? 🥺 If you did, make sure to come compete in some Japanese traditional games at our upcoming Big Snacks 'n' Chill for a chance to win prizes!🎁 We will have Kendama and Fukuwarai mini championships 🏁 so come and test your skills! 🥳 Or you can just drop by to grab some Japanese snacks and drinks🍡🍵 and hang with your friends! 🎎
Tie Dye Workshop: Craftsoc x WASABI x SUAnime
Bring old, unused clothing and transform it using the amazing Shibori and other tie-dyeing techniques 🎉! Whether it is a plain old shirt, socks, bags or any other item, go ahead and bring them along - as well as a shirt to wear on the day that you don't mind getting dirty 👏😁. We will also BE PROVIDING tote bags and bandanas for you to dye as part of the registration fee, so do not fret if you do not have a spare article of clothing!
JAC Companionship Championship
Introducing JAC's first event for 2022: 🎉JAC Companionship Championship!🎉 🥰Are you someone eager to meet others with shared interests?🥰 🤯 Do you enjoy completing fun and exciting challenges?🤯 😋But most importantly.. do you love PIZZA?🍕 🌸Come along on Sunday April 17th to experience ALL OF THE ABOVE!🌸
WASABI x Talkxtalk Language Exchange
WASABI is once again collaborating with Hiroshima University's Talkxtalk (English conversation society) for our second language exchange session 🤭 This is an amazing chance for you to meet happy individuals from Japan and engage in conversation + games 😻 Talkxtalk is full of students eager to practice their English so there is no need to worry if you only have basic Japanese skills
WASABI Trivia Night
Are you stressed from mid terms? 😰 Haven't had the time to go out with friends? 🥺 Well worry not, WASABI's got your back! 😏 Come to our iconic Trivia Night to tackle Japanese trivia with your friends 🎎 win exciting prizes 🥳 and enjoy some pizzas!! 🍕
WASABI Drinks Night
WASABI will be holding a 🍻Drinks Night🍻 which will be a great opportunity for you to come and chill🥶 with friends, play board games🎲, meet new people👩🏻‍🤝‍👨🏼 and socialise with other lovely Wasabians!💐 Come along to WASABI 🍻Drinks Night🍻 to also forget about your assignments and upcoming quizzes🙊 But make sure to get onto that during the weekend😉 We don’t want to see our fellow Wasabians failing their assessments!!💖
WASABI 2022 Semester 1 General Meeting
We'll be holding elections to select 1 new executive for Language Workshop Coordinator. Even if you're not running for a position, make sure you join us to vote for your fellow members! Best of luck to everyone running and we are looking forward to see you all at our future events - WASABI Executives Team
WASABI BIG Snacks 'n' Chill
We hope everyone has been enjoying our weekly Snacks and Chill 🥺 To spice things up, we will have delicious matcha tea and kimono try-ons for our upcoming Thursday Snacks and Chill!! 🥳 Come by ISL from 12PM-3PM to try on some kimonos and haoris 👘 enjoy cups of high grade matcha tea accompanied with specialty Japanese snacks 🍵 🍡 and meet new people!! 🎎 We look forward to seeing everyone in our beautiful kimonos! 🤩
WASABI Crafts and Arts
Anyone got an itch for the arts 🖼? Wanna learn some cool brushstrokes to impress people 🙀🙀? Well we got you covered with our Crafts and Arts event 🧮🧮! We’re gonna have some of our talented execs teaching you guys how to write some kanji 🖌 as well as all the origami 🚣‍♀️ you’d want to fold. And of course some of the signature snacks WASABI’s known for will also be there as well ☔️☔️.
WASABI Japanese White Day
Got a crushie? 😳 Struggling to confess your true feelings? 🥲 Well struggle no more 😉 WASABI has got your back with our upcoming Japanese White Day event!! 🥳 Come to ISL to make cute chocolate gift bags 💝 pour your heart out onto our customizable cards 💌 or just drop by with your friends to enjoy some snacks 🍡
WASABI Boardgames Night
Now that everyone has had a fantastic first few days at Uni (hopefully you guys enjoyed the rain 🌧️), we'd like to invite everyone to our fabled Board Games Night 👻! There will be a good variety of board games - ranging from strikingly Japanese games such as Hanabi 🎆 and Tokyo Highway 🚗 to unmistakable classics like Uno 🃏 and Monopoly 🎲.
WASABI x Talkxtalk Language Exchange
For the first time ever WASABI is collaborating with Hiroshima University's Talkxtalk (English conversation society) to bring you an online event where you can meet and speak with Japanese people 🥳 Whether you're a fluent Japanese learner who wants to brush up on their Japanese speaking 🇯🇵 or an absolute beginner who'd just like to make Japanese friends 👭 this event is perfect because Talkxtalk is filled with students eager to practice their English! 🌟
2022 Welcome BBQ
Uni is about to begin and we would like to welcome you to our annual Welcome BBQ!! 🤩 Woohoo poggers! 👺 There will be lots of sausage sizzles 🌭 and delicious yakisoba 🍜 You can also participate in our speed-friending activity for a chance to win various prizes such as Japanese good luck charms, Japanese snacks and more! 🍡 Come along to eat yummy food and make new friends!! 🎎
Looking to make new friends for this semester? Well, we’ve got the perfect event for you!🤩💌 WASABI will be holding a 🍻Drinks Night🍻 which will be a fantastic opportunity for you to drink away🍹 and meet new people 👩🏻‍🤝‍👨🏼 while playing board games🎯 with fellow Wasabians! 🌸 I can tell you now that last semester’s Drinks Night was a blast so you can’t miss this one!🥺💖
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For our first event outside of uni in a long time 🙈🙈, we’re visiting the Auburn Botanic Gardens for their annual cherry blossom festival 🗣️🗣️. Going around in small groups, you’ll get to enjoy the Sakura blooming 🌸🌸, the various festival stalls 🎉🎉 as well as make some new friends 🤲🤲and some free pizza and drinks for some classic group bonding 👌👌.
Read the BlogMore Details
We’ll be holding a special speed friending session for those keen to practice their Japanese speaking 😻 This will be an amazing opportunity for you to meet with like-minded individuals and hopefully serve as a starting point for blossoming friendships 🥹🌸 Japanese learners of any level are welcome to come and test their conversational skill 😼 If it gets too difficult, rest assured you can always fall back to using English in tight spots 😌 We will also have our Language Facilitators ready to help out if desired 💖
Read the BlogMore Details
The HYPE train 😉 has arrived with MAXIUM VELOCITY 🤯 with all your favs on board! We’re cooking up a STORM with our besties @wasabi_usyd this coming Monday at Cadigal Green for a mouthwatering three course BBQ! 😫 Start off your trifecta with a delicious and piping hot bowl of Yakisoba 😛, then after treat your sweet tooth by having a sweet serving of Vietnamese Fruit salad 😋, finishing it all off with a refreshing cup of tea! 🤤
Read the BlogMore Details
Didn’t get a chance to sign up in semester 1?🙈 Or maybe couldn’t find the time to attend our events?🥺 Well, we’ve got several events lined up for this upcoming semester!💖 Come join WASABI and you can enjoy free food🍡, participate in fun activities💃, brush up on your Japanese👩‍🏫 and meet new people👩🏻‍🤝‍👨🏼! You do not need to be Japanese or even know how to speak Japanese to join!
Read the BlogMore Details
After two years, JAC is proud to present the return of our legendary JAC camp in 2022 🎉 Come together with friends from NSA, Wasabi and JASS for three days of fun activities such as: 🏃‍♂️ Group Challenges 🏃‍♀️ 💃 Dancing 🕺 😱 Horror night 😱 🔥 Campfire 🔥
Read the BlogMore Details
The time has finally come!!✨ WASABI’s biannual event 🏮IZAKAYA NIGHT🏮 is finally here! Give yourself a reward🥳💕 at the end of this semester🙊 by enjoying WASABI’s custom menu 🤤🍣 at Jazushi🎷!! Come along to meet new people👩🏻‍🤝‍👨🏼 and enjoy some purchasable drinks!🍹💖
Read the BlogMore Details
Whether you have a special someone in mind, want to show your appreciation for your best friends💖, or simply surprise somebody with a heartfelt letter😎, come on over and write and decorate your very own letter whilst enjoying some of the familiar snacks🍡 and drinks🧃 you all love.
Read the BlogMore Details
With the end of semester looming in the near distance 😖 and our semesterly Izakaya 🏮 next week to cap it off - we wanted to give everyone a little review of these three months 🧠 So we're bringing back our well beloved Podcast🎙️from last sem 🤠 ! And this time the hosts will all be in person 🤖 to give a little rundown of all our events and some of the planning behind them 😸 So grab yourself some tea 🍵, tune in on our Twitch or Discord server 🎧 and chill 🎻
Read the BlogMore Details
We’re happy to announce our third language exchange collab with Hiroshima University’s Talkxtalk (English conversation society)! 🍓 Come along if you’re keen to make friends from a Japanese university, and you can even practice your Japanese if you would like! 🎋 Feel free to attend even if you have 0 Japanese language skill and just want to make friends! 🌟 Our friends at Talkxtalk will be more than happy to accommodate 🥰
Read the BlogMore Details
Feeling like eating some good traditional Japanese street food? Well we have takoyaki🐙, onigiri🍙, dango🍡, yakisoba pan & candied fruit for you to enjoy!🤩 We also have delicious drinks such as miso soup🍲, ramune🥤, tea🍵 and soda!🍹 Want to try some festival games too and win awesome prizes? This is definitely something you won’t wanna miss!!🥺
Read the BlogMore Details
Come along next Friday to a special rendition of our Snacks and Chill 🤭🤭! This time with some of your favourite foods from Jap cuisine 😫💅. We’ve got the special wasabi vibes as well as onigiris 🍙, dango 🍡, and some nice matcha cookies 🍵, as well as the usual snacks and drinks you know and love 💃💃.
Read the BlogMore Details
WASABI will be collaborating with our lovely sponsor SUKE Sushi and Poke🍣, and we would love to offer a 💸juicy discount💸 for every single one of you!🙊 Yep, you heard me!👀 Only $5-7 for the Poke Bowls of your choice!🤫 Want add-ons?🥙 No worries - got those too, just with a small additional price!❣️ Customise your poke bowls how you want to and hang out with us at Manning Lawn!🧸
Read the BlogMore Details
Did you enjoy our last Big Snacks 'n' Chill with tea and kimonos? 🥺 If you did, make sure to come compete in some Japanese traditional games at our upcoming Big Snacks 'n' Chill for a chance to win prizes!🎁 We will have Kendama and Fukuwarai mini championships 🏁 so come and test your skills! 🥳 Or you can just drop by to grab some Japanese snacks and drinks🍡🍵 and hang with your friends! 🎎
Read the BlogMore Details
Bring old, unused clothing and transform it using the amazing Shibori and other tie-dyeing techniques 🎉! Whether it is a plain old shirt, socks, bags or any other item, go ahead and bring them along - as well as a shirt to wear on the day that you don't mind getting dirty 👏😁. We will also BE PROVIDING tote bags and bandanas for you to dye as part of the registration fee, so do not fret if you do not have a spare article of clothing!
Read the BlogMore Details
Introducing JAC's first event for 2022: 🎉JAC Companionship Championship!🎉 🥰Are you someone eager to meet others with shared interests?🥰 🤯 Do you enjoy completing fun and exciting challenges?🤯 😋But most importantly.. do you love PIZZA?🍕 🌸Come along on Sunday April 17th to experience ALL OF THE ABOVE!🌸
Read the BlogMore Details
WASABI is once again collaborating with Hiroshima University's Talkxtalk (English conversation society) for our second language exchange session 🤭 This is an amazing chance for you to meet happy individuals from Japan and engage in conversation + games 😻 Talkxtalk is full of students eager to practice their English so there is no need to worry if you only have basic Japanese skills
Read the BlogMore Details
Are you stressed from mid terms? 😰 Haven't had the time to go out with friends? 🥺 Well worry not, WASABI's got your back! 😏 Come to our iconic Trivia Night to tackle Japanese trivia with your friends 🎎 win exciting prizes 🥳 and enjoy some pizzas!! 🍕
Read the BlogMore Details
WASABI will be holding a 🍻Drinks Night🍻 which will be a great opportunity for you to come and chill🥶 with friends, play board games🎲, meet new people👩🏻‍🤝‍👨🏼 and socialise with other lovely Wasabians!💐 Come along to WASABI 🍻Drinks Night🍻 to also forget about your assignments and upcoming quizzes🙊 But make sure to get onto that during the weekend😉 We don’t want to see our fellow Wasabians failing their assessments!!💖
Read the BlogMore Details
We'll be holding elections to select 1 new executive for Language Workshop Coordinator. Even if you're not running for a position, make sure you join us to vote for your fellow members! Best of luck to everyone running and we are looking forward to see you all at our future events - WASABI Executives Team
Read the BlogMore Details
We hope everyone has been enjoying our weekly Snacks and Chill 🥺 To spice things up, we will have delicious matcha tea and kimono try-ons for our upcoming Thursday Snacks and Chill!! 🥳 Come by ISL from 12PM-3PM to try on some kimonos and haoris 👘 enjoy cups of high grade matcha tea accompanied with specialty Japanese snacks 🍵 🍡 and meet new people!! 🎎 We look forward to seeing everyone in our beautiful kimonos! 🤩
Read the BlogMore Details
Anyone got an itch for the arts 🖼? Wanna learn some cool brushstrokes to impress people 🙀🙀? Well we got you covered with our Crafts and Arts event 🧮🧮! We’re gonna have some of our talented execs teaching you guys how to write some kanji 🖌 as well as all the origami 🚣‍♀️ you’d want to fold. And of course some of the signature snacks WASABI’s known for will also be there as well ☔️☔️.
Read the BlogMore Details
Got a crushie? 😳 Struggling to confess your true feelings? 🥲 Well struggle no more 😉 WASABI has got your back with our upcoming Japanese White Day event!! 🥳 Come to ISL to make cute chocolate gift bags 💝 pour your heart out onto our customizable cards 💌 or just drop by with your friends to enjoy some snacks 🍡
Read the BlogMore Details
Now that everyone has had a fantastic first few days at Uni (hopefully you guys enjoyed the rain 🌧️), we'd like to invite everyone to our fabled Board Games Night 👻! There will be a good variety of board games - ranging from strikingly Japanese games such as Hanabi 🎆 and Tokyo Highway 🚗 to unmistakable classics like Uno 🃏 and Monopoly 🎲.
Read the BlogMore Details
For the first time ever WASABI is collaborating with Hiroshima University's Talkxtalk (English conversation society) to bring you an online event where you can meet and speak with Japanese people 🥳 Whether you're a fluent Japanese learner who wants to brush up on their Japanese speaking 🇯🇵 or an absolute beginner who'd just like to make Japanese friends 👭 this event is perfect because Talkxtalk is filled with students eager to practice their English! 🌟
Read the BlogMore Details
Uni is about to begin and we would like to welcome you to our annual Welcome BBQ!! 🤩 Woohoo poggers! 👺 There will be lots of sausage sizzles 🌭 and delicious yakisoba 🍜 You can also participate in our speed-friending activity for a chance to win various prizes such as Japanese good luck charms, Japanese snacks and more! 🍡 Come along to eat yummy food and make new friends!! 🎎
Read the BlogMore Details