Kobe, Hyogo | Para-sports
Kobe city is the host city of the 2020 Australian Paralympic Team’s pre-Games staging camp. Paralympics Australia staff travelled around Japan looking for the most suitable location, and Kobe’s facilities and accessible accommodation provided the ideal fit for the team. A large number of Australian para-athletes from different sporting disciplines will stage in Kobe before moving to the Paralympics village. Kobe city has enjoyed a sister-city relationship with Brisbane since 1985, featuring an active exchange program. Kobe city is a registered Host Town with the Japanese Government Cabinet Secretariat’s Host Town Initiative.