History

2011 Calendar

  • 10 March: Launch of KCO Facebook "KoreanCulturoo"
  • 11 March: Launch of KCO Twitter "KoreanCulturoo"
  • 14 March: Launch of KCO YouTube "KoreanCulturoo"
  • 1 April: Launch of Korean Cultural Office Website "Annyeong Mate"
  • 4 April: Opening of the Korean Cultural Office
  • 4 April: Opening Performance Australia-Korea Year of Friendship "Celebrating Mateship"
  • 7 April: Launch of Korean Film Night "Cinema on the Park"
  • 28 April: Launch of Korean Language Class
  • 10 May: Launch of Korean Paper Craftmaking Class "Hanji Gongye"
  • 18 May: Opening of Contemporary Art Exhibition "Korean Art Today"
  • 14 June: Launch of Korean Cooking Class
  • 29 June: Launch of Korean Art After Hours Concert "pARTy on the park"
  • 8 July: Time, Space and People Within Education Program held
  • 11 July: Launch of Korean School Holiday Program "KCOokies"
  • 6 August: Launch of Love Violin Charity Program "Fiddler on the Park"
  • 16 August: Indie-Anifest in Australia at the KCO
  • 24 August - 13 September: KOFFIA, Korean Film Festival in Australia (Sydney, Melbourne)
  • 19 September: Launch of K-Pop Dance Class
  • 25 October: "Echo of a Millennium: Arirang" Performance
  • 29 October: Celebrating Korean Culture day at Powerhouse Museum
  • 12 November: K-Pop Music Fest Sydney
  • 23 November: Chaosmos Music Workshop at Sydney Conservatorium of Music
  • 9 December: Korean Handicraft Workshop
  • 14 December: Sponsoring Student Awards at Sydney Film School Festival
  • 16 December: Closing Performance Australia-Korea Year of Friendship "Flourishing Mateship"

2012 Calendar

  • 14 January: Dr. Yi Soyeon Lecture "Vivid Story of 1st Korean Astronaut" English
  • 15 January: Dr. Yi Soyeon Lecture "Vivid Story of 1st Korean Astronaut" Korean
  • 9 February: Season 2 of Cinema on the Park begins
  • 15 February: 1st pARTy on the park 2012
  • 26 February: "Thank You, Emma" Charity Concert
  • 28 February: 1st Korean Cooking Class 2012
  • 17 March: Hanji Craft Workshop
  • 20 March: Closing of "Korean Art Today"
  • 4 April: 1 Year Anniversary of the Korean Cultural Office
  • 18 April: Art Exhibition Opening
  • 24 April: Artist Talk program begins
  • 2 June: Korean Foods in Campsie Food Festival
  • 25 June: Workshop for Korean language teachers
  • 19 July: Art Exhibition "Begin Your Connection" Opening
  • 8 August: "A Vivid Night of Classic" at Sydney Opera House
  • 22 August - 30 September: KOFFIA, Korean Film Festival in Australia (Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane)
  • 24 August: K-Pop Contest in Sydney
  • 29 August: Special public reading with poets "Si-young Lee" and "Young-mok Shin"
  • 5 September: "Hello, Stranger" Exhibition opening
  • 24 September: Sydney Korean Chef semina
  • 18 October: Talking and Book signing with Author "Kyung-sook Shin"
  • 6 November: "Taekwon MuMu Dalha" Performace by Gyeonggi Provincial Dance Company
  • 1 December: Taekwondo Demonstration from World Taekwondo Headquoters

2013 Calendar

  • 19 February: Banquet of Korean Palatial Sounds
  • 20 February: "Fortunes Within" Korean Folk Paintings
  • 1 June: Korean Foods in Campsie Food Festival
  • 19 June: 2013 Korean Book Review Comepetition
  • 22 June: 2013 Korean language teachers workshop
  • 28 June: Good Food and Wine Show 2013 at Sydney Convention & Exhibition Centre
  • 4 July: Frame by Frame, Korean Cinema from script to screen
  • 13 July: Korean Cooking competition "K-Food World Festival"
  • 6 August: Voce di Corea at Sydney Opera House
  • 14 August - 11 September: KOFFIA, Korean Film Festival in Australia (Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane)
  • 30 August: "Ride the Korean Wave" in Sydney
  • 1 September: K-Pop contest in Sydney
  • 16 September: "Ride the Korean Wave!" at Moss Vale HS
  • 6 October: Chae Kyang-soon Dance Company Performance at The Concourse Chatswood
  • 9 October: "Journey to Northeast Asia" Exhibition
  • 16 October: Korean Day Festival at Sydney university
  • 13 November: Korean Banquet Showcase at KCO
  • 29 November: Korea Australia Arts Foundation Art Prize
  • 30 November: 2K13 Feel Korea in Perth Concert

2014 Calendar

  • 1 February: Sydney Koreatown Festival on Pitt St
  • 13 February: Korean Literature English Essay Contest
  • 19 February: "First Impression" Exhibition
  • 26 February: Korea Cultural Day in Asian Champions League
  • 21 May: "Korea Then & Now" Exhibition
  • 31 May: Korean Foods in Campsie Food Festival
  • 4 June: "Ride the Korean Wave" at Gladstone
  • 25 June: "Hello Korea!" Art Exhibition
  • 27 June: 2014 Good Food and Wine Show in Sydney Olympic Park
  • 19 July: Global Taste of Korea "Creative Bibimbap Contest"
  • 30 July: Korea Cultural Day for G20 at University of Queensland
  • 13 August - 26 September: KOFFIA, Korean Film Festival in Australia (Sydney, Brisbane, Melbourne, Perth, Adelaide) 
  • 19 August: Korean language classes in Macquarie University
  • 23 August: K-pop Dance Contest in Sydney
  • 27 August: 2014 Korean Book Review Competition
  • 5 September: "Digitally Traditional" Exhibition
  • 11 September: Korean 1-Day Camp at UNSW
  • 12 September: 2014 Korean language teachers workshop
  • "Ride the Korean Wave!" at St. Andrews PS
  • 25 - 29 September: Korea Resounds Performances in Brisbane and Sydney
  • 8 October: Korean Banquet Showcase at Four Seasons Hotel
  • 14 November: G20 Brisbane Summit at Brisbane Exhibition and Convention Centre
  • 28 November: KAAF Art Prize Exhibition
  • 17 December: Korea Culture day at KCO

2015 Calendar

  • 19-20 January: Jaram Lee at Sydney Festival "Ukchuk-Ga:Pansori Mother Courage"
  • 30-31 January: "Bul-Ssang: A Contemporary Korean Dance Experience" at The Concourse
  • 4 Febuary: 1st Korean Calligraphy class open
  • 5 Febuary: 5th Korean Painting class open
  • 21 Febuary: Koreatown Festival on Pitt st in Sydney
  • 25 Febuary: Art Exhibition opening "The Bridge between LIfe & Death: Ornaments of the Korean Funeral Bier"
  • 21 March: Ongals Comedy Performance at The Concourse Chatswood