Our Japanese heritage in the smallest room

Part of the Reflections Series, by Murray Murchison There is a strong tradition of Japanese culture on Cairns area and tablelands, stretching back to the hardy pearl divers of the 1830s, who travelled from the land of the rising sun to seek their fortune beneath our tropical waters. Later, cane-cutters, honeymooners, blithers and sushi-chefs came toContinue reading “Our Japanese heritage in the smallest room”