Embassy of Japan in Australia
The Government of Japan announced on 21 May the 2019 Spring Conferment of Decorations on Foreign Nationals for their outstanding contribution to their respective areas.
The Embassy of Japan therefore wishes it to be known that the following recipient shall be conferred with decorations in recognition of his endeavours. The details of the recipient is as follows;
Mr. Robert John Griffiths
Chairman, Cowra Japanese Garden and Cultural Centre Ltd.
Mr. Robert John Griffiths has been awarded “The Order of the Rising Sun, Gold and Silver Rays” for his contribution to promoting Japanese culture in Australia and fostering mutual understanding between Japan and Australia.