The city of perth has been formally involved in international engagement activities since the establishment of the citys first sister city relationship with the city of kagoshima in japan in 1974 since this time the city has developed other sister city and charter of mutual friendship relationships with perth now having eleven sister city.
Wajapan sister city relationships deepening cultural educational and economic bonds in addition to the wahyogo sister state relationship that was the first between an australian state and a japanese prefecture western australia has been at the forefront of forging sister city relationships between cities in the wa and their counterparts in japan.
40th anniversary of perthkagoshima sister city relationship posted on sep12 2014 by admin a delegation from kagoshima led by kagoshimas mayor visited their sister city perth to celebrate the 40 th anniversary of their sister city relationship.
perth established sister city relationships with chinese cities nanjing in 1998 and chengdu in 2012 in an interview with xinhua lord mayor of perth lisa scaffidi described the relationship between the cities as extremely important.
Span classnews_dtapr 29 2014spannbsp018332celebrating the 30th anniversary of the houstonperth sister city relationship please note some archival footage has been used for the creation of this video there are now only 2 remaining perth residents who survived the sinking of the hmas perth fred skeels and norm fuller.
This tree was planted in may 1985 by the mayor akasaki yoshinori of kagoshima city in japan to celebrate the 10th anniversary of the sister city relationship with the city of perth source ma.
The houstonperth sister city association is celebrating its 33rd anniversary of the relationship of the two citiesthis year we are also celebrating the 75th anniversary of the battle of sunda strait which is the foundation of the sister city relationship.
Perth lord mayor lisa scaffidi has defended her councils decision to establish yet another sister city relationship this time with chengdu city in china the council has already twinned with nine other cities from countries around the world including italy japan greece two in america china korea scotland and taiwan.
Welcome to sister cities australia as the name denotes sister cities australia inc sca is an association of cities towns shires ports and even states that have a sister city relationship it keeps a register of all australian affiliations of which it is aware and welcomes additions to the listing.