Burnie High School

Family ties in cultural journey

On Tuesday evening Burnie Mayor, Steve Kons and the aldermen welcomed our guests with a Civic Reception at the Council Chambers. 

Polite, gentle, studious and with an amazing work ethic, Kanari Maeda, of Japan, has already impressed her host family.

Jodie and Phil Hudson, of Burnie, welcomed Kanari into their home on Saturday, and will provide her with a "safe, loving and happy family environment" while she completes her one-month student exchange at Burnie High School.

Read the full story on The Advocate website.

Story by Damita Lamont, The Advocate