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Reunion 25 years in the making as Bega's John Winson reconnects with Japanese family members

Jimmy Parker
Updated July 6 2023 - 10:43am, first published June 21 2023 - 4:25pm
A side-by-side of the two families. Picture by James Parker
A side-by-side of the two families. Picture by James Parker

A Japanese language teacher in Canberra who recently travelled to a sister school in Japan has become the catalyst to reuniting a family overseas to a family in Bega, for the first time in more than two decades.

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Jimmy Parker

Jimmy Parker

Journalist

I am a regional daily news journalist on the Far South Coast of NSW aiming to immortalise the stories of everyday people through narratives. Have you got a story? Contact me on 0437 166 441 or at james.parker@austcommunitymedia.com.au

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