Special ceremony at former Japanese PM's tree as part of Cowra Breakout commemorations

Andrew Fisher
By Andrew Fisher
Updated August 3 2022 - 1:15am, first published 12:57am
The late Shinzo Abe.

His Excellency Shingo Yamagami, the Ambassador of Japan to Australia, will lay a wreath at a cherry tree planted in Cowra in 2014 for the late Shinzo Abe, the former Japanese Prime Minister who was assassinated this year.


Andrew Fisher

Andrew Fisher

Regional Editor

A resident of Cowra in central west NSW I have an interest in news and community events that range from court and sport to village shows and community meeting. As regional editor I enjoy helping to collect and relay news for communities covered in print and online by the Cowra Guardian, Canowindra News, Boorowa News, Grenfell Record, Cootamundra Herald, Parkes Champion Post, Forbes Advocate and Young Witness. Email andrew.fisher@austcommunitymedia.com.au