2018GG国際大会 Deadline Approaching Fast!

2018.03.13 (Tue)


Just a reminder that the deadline to register for the 2018 Yurihama International Ground Golf Open is approaching fast! If you have not already signed up, be sure to send in your application to the International GG Open Executive Committee (see contact information below) by Friday, March 30, 2018.

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International GG Open Executive Committee
〒682-0723 Tottori-ken, Tohaku-gun, Yurihama-chō, Hisadome 19-1
E-mail: groundgolf@yurihama.jp                  TEL: 0858-35-5368




2018.03.06 (Tue)


The Yurihama International Friendship Association (YIFA) is happy to announce that it will be hosting a multi-cultural exchange event on March 24th at Hawai Aloha Hall and the Hawai Community Center (located in the same building).

This family-friendly event is free to attend and open to everyone, so we invite you to come on by and enjoy a Vietnamese cooking class in the morning as well as traditional Japanese arts, a chance to wear traditional Japanese garments, Jamaican song and dance, an English corner, and more!

Saturday, March 24, 2018     1:30pm~4:00pm
平成30年3月24日(土) 午後1時30分~4時
  ※Vietnamese cooking class   9:30am~
※ベトナム料理教室 午前9時半~
Venue Hawai Aloha Hall & Hawai Community Center
584 Hawai Nagase, Yurihama
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こういう異文化交流イベントや世界中からの興味深い話に関心を持っていらっしゃる方は、湯梨浜町国際交流協会の会員になってみたらいかがでしょうか。興味がある方は、役場企画課(TEL 35-5311)までお気軽にお問い合わせください。お待ちしています♪☆



2018.02.26 (Mon)


湯梨浜スーパー まるごう

Part of a chain of supermarkets found throughout Tottori and Shimane, Marugo is your typical mid-priced grocery store, with a good selection of fresh meat and produce, pre-made meals, etc., and a limited selection of household necessities. The Hawai location is also conveniently located next to the Wellness drugstore along Route 179.
Hours: 9am-10pm
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湯梨浜スーパー あじそう

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Offering a slightly different selection of products, including an in-store bakery, Ajiso is another reasonably-priced chain supermarket found in Yurihama. It is also found along Route 179 near the Lawson convenience store’s Tajiri location.
Hours: 10am-10pm




湯梨浜スーパー 夢マート

Yume Mart is a small farmers market featuring a variety of locally-grown fresh seasonal fruits and vegetables, fresh meat, breads, tsukemono, local goods, and more. There is also a confectionary corner with small cakes and sweets available. 湯梨浜スーパー ゆめマート

Yume Mart is located near the Yurihama Town Hall and JA Tottori Bank’s Hawai Branch and is found in the same building as a small Poplar convenience store.
Hours: 9am-6pm




第13回湯梨浜町男女共同参画フォーラム2018 湯梨浜町WLBセミナー

2018.02.19 (Mon)


Come join us next Sunday for this free family-friendly seminar (in Japanese) by voice actress, singer, writer, and single mother, Ms. Rei Sakuma.

Known for her work in the children’s show Soreike! Anpanman and in Kiki’s Delivery Service, Ms. Sakuma incorporates songs and stories into her talks to help convey her underlying message of the importance of stretching and exercising one’s heart and mind to prepare you for the difficult times in life.


Date Sunday, February 25, 2018
  9:30am     Opening・Awards Ceremony
10:10am     Seminar by Ms. Rei Sakuma
11:40am   Q&A and Comments
12:00pm     Finish
Venue Hawai Aloha Hall (Large Hall)
  584 Hawai Nagase, Yurihama
Inquiries Town Planning Division
TEL: 0858-35-5311   FAX: 0858-35-3697
  Hawai Aloha Hall
TEL: 0858-35-5678

足湯~ Hot Springs Footbaths

2018.02.12 (Mon)



Each named for one of the seven gods of good fortune, there are 7 chloride sulfate hot springs footbath (足湯 ashiyu) locations found around the perimeter of Yurihama’s Lake Tōgō.足湯3

Visitors can relax and soak their feet while conversing with friends, making new acquaintances, getting lost in a good book, waiting for their onsen tamago to cook, or simply enjoying the scenery.

Recommended for anyone who may be a bit hesitant to undress in front of others but who wants to take advantage of the Japanese onsen experience, all footbaths are free to use and are open year-round (except during maintenance and weekly cleanings).

Don’t forget to bring a towel!

足湯5Located near the entrance to the Yu no Yado Saika Japanese-stye inn in the Hawai Onsen district of Yurihama, the Fukurokuju no Yu footbath is found in an old wooden structure with a calm and serene atmosphere. It is especially recommended for healing bruises and improving circulation. Hours: 10am – 9pm

足湯7With a southern European feel and tropical plants, the Ebisu no Yu footbath is the perfect place to unwind. It is found just across the way from the Suigou Japanese-style inn.                                  Hours: 10am – 9pm

足湯9Conveniently located across from the Yamamoto Business Hotel and the Yamamoto Souvenir Shop, Juroujin no Yu is a unique footbath that was built around the bench of the bus stop.          Hours: 10am – 9pm

Built inside of an old shijimi clam fishing boat, the Benzaiten no Yu footbath is located near a dock and offers a spectacular view of the lake. It’s the perfect spot to watch a romantic sunset!                      Hours: 10am – 9pm

足湯11Found in Yurihama’s Megumi no Yu Park, the Hotei no Yu (Megumi no Yu) not only offers a beautiful view of the lake, but visitors can also enjoy making onsen tamago at this location (you should let the eggs cook for about 25 minutes). This footbath is also popular with the locals, making it the perfect spot to meet and chat with the local residents!
Open 24/7

足湯⑭The Bishamonten no Yu (Koi no Yu) is an open-air footbath marked by a monument of two carps within the Togo Lakeshore (Kohan) Park. It is said to make a wish for true love come true if you enter it together. Visitors can also enjoy making onsen tamago at this location (you should let the eggs cook for about 18 minutes).               Hours: 10am – 9pm

Yurihama’s only indoor footbath, the Daikokuten no Yu footbath is found inside the popular bakery and restaurant Panini and offers an incredible view of the lake.                 Hours: 10am – 5pm
Panini Tel: 0858-24-4722



2月 英語の読み書かせ

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The Tottori Prefectural International Exchange Foundation (TPIEF・鳥取県国際交流財団) offers various language support services (including interpretation services and volunteer language tutors), holds Japanese classes and workshops, has libraries of study materials, and provides useful information about events and daily life in Tottori. English and Chinese International Coordinators are also available to answer questions or just to chat.

It is a wonderful organization that works to support foreigners and foreign residents living Tottori Prefecture, and we encourage you to take advantage of their services as needed.


TPIEF Head Office/International Center
Tottori Airport International Center (1F)
4-110-5 Koyama-cho, Nishi, Tottori-shi, Tottori Prefecture, Japan 680-0947
0857-31-5951・FAX: 0857-31-5952
Hours: 9:00am – 6:00pm (Mon-Fri) 9:00am – 5:30pm (Sat-Sun)
Closed on Holidays


TPIEF Kurayoshi Office
2 Higashi Iwaki-cho, Kurayoshi-shi, Tottori Prefecture, Japan 682-0802
0858-23-5931・FAX: 0858-23-5932
Hours: 8:30am – 5:25pm (Mon-Fri) Closed on Holidays


TPIEF Yonago Office
Yonago Convention Center (1F)
294 Suehiro-cho, Yonago-shi, Tottori Prefecture, Japan 683-0043
0859-34-5931・FAX: 0859-34-5955
Hours: 9:00am – 5:300pm (Mon-Fri) 10:00am – 5:00pm (Sat-Sun)TPIEF2
Closed on Holidays