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A Woman Called Golda – DVD giveaways

A Woman Called Golda – DVD giveaways

Friday, July 1, 2016 at 3:25 pm

J-Wire has 10 DVDs of the Ingrid Bergman film “A Woman Called Golda” to give away. Read more

Triguboff’s work at work

Triguboff’s work at work

Friday, July 1, 2016 at 2:53 pm

In a ceremony held last weekend in Kiev, participants of the Triguboff Institute ‘Maslul’ project marked the completion of the first phase of their studies of the project’s conversion preparation course.

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Terrorist murders Israeli girl in her bedroom

Terrorist murders Israeli girl in her bedroom

Friday, July 1, 2016 at 2:36 pm

A Palestinian terrorist has murdered a 13-year-old Israeli girl in her bedroom after infiltrating the Jewish community of Kiryat Arba in Samaria. Read more

Dream job for Oliver

Dream job for Oliver

Friday, July 1, 2016 at 1:20 pm

A graduate of Melbourne’s Bialik College has landed a dream job in New York as Product Manager at LifeBEAM, an Israeli Start Up company taking the athletic and Artificial Intelligence market by storm. Read more

Wolper grant recipients

Wolper grant recipients

Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 2:49 pm

Sydney’s Wolper Jewish Hospital Health Foundation has announced its next round of grant recipients. Read more

150 Changemakers from 29 countries in Jerusalem

150 Changemakers from 29 countries in Jerusalem

Thursday, June 30, 2016 at 1:50 pm

One hundred-fifty of the Jewish world’s leading young changemakers from 29 countries convened in Jerusalem this week for intensive networking, skill-building and ideation at the 2016 ROI Summit, ROI Community’s flagship program. Read more

Jewish Men’s Shed in Perth

Jewish Men’s Shed in Perth

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 1:08 pm

A Men’s Shed has been established within Perth’s Jewish community…a club environment where men get together, learn skills and work on general community projects. Read more

Tracing Herzl

Tracing Herzl

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 12:22 pm

Zionist Federation of Australia president Dr Danny Lamm and Immediate Past President Ron Weiser have visited the hotel which was home to Theodore Herzl in 1895 in Paris. Read more

For the body as well as the soul: Yom Limmud Sydney 2016

For the body as well as the soul: Yom Limmud Sydney 2016

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 12:05 pm

Caring for your body as well as your brain, Yom Limmud Sydney will cover all the bases this year. Read more

A message for U.N.

A message for U.N.

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 11:55 am

Israel’s Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu issued a public statement before beginning his meeting in Jerusalem with United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon. Read more

World Jewry outraged at Istanbul attack

World Jewry outraged at Istanbul attack

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 11:22 am

World Jewish Congress (WJC) President Ronald S. Lauder has expressed shock and outrage at yesterday’s terror attacks at Istanbul Airport. Read more

Israeli embassy hosts Australian start-up competition

Israeli embassy hosts Australian start-up competition

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 3:27 pm

The Embassy of Israel in Australia in collaboration with the Australia Israel Chamber of Commerce, the Israeli Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Start-up Aus and OurCrowd, will host “Start Tel Aviv 2016″…a competition for innovative start-ups in the fields of ICT and includes mobile applications, web technologies, and cyber security. Read more

Ban Ki-moon meets President Rivlin

Ban Ki-moon meets President Rivlin

Tuesday, June 28, 2016 at 12:32 pm

United Nations Secretary General Ban Ki-moon has been welcomed by President Reuven welcomed for a working meeting at the President’s Residence in Jerusalem.  Read more

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Maccabiah team interest tops 500

Maccabiah team interest tops 500

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at 11:00 am

Over 500 Jewish athletes and officials from across Australia have officially registered their interest to wear green and gold at the 20th Maccabiah Games in Israel in 2017. Read more

Two-time champions

Two-time champions

Thursday, June 16, 2016 at 3:12 pm

Moriah College’s First Xl Football team has made history by winning the NSWCIS Football Cup for the 2nd year in a row. Read more

Play soccer for Australia in Israel

Play soccer for Australia in Israel

Wednesday, June 1, 2016 at 3:49 pm

With football fever bursting in Australia, Maccabi is also in the act with Maccabiah Games trials about to commence for our up and coming talent with hopes of representing their country at the Maccabiah in Israel in 2017. Read more

Maccabi on the lookout for Maccabiah rugby players

Maccabi on the lookout for Maccabiah rugby players

Friday, May 27, 2016 at 12:53 pm

Australia’s road to rugby success at next year’s Maccabiah Games ups the ante in June when trials commence for one of the most fiercely contested sports in Israel. Read more

Features and Articles

Parting is such sweet sorrow…writes Michael Kuttner

Parting is such sweet sorrow…writes Michael Kuttner

Unlike Shakespeare’s words from Romeo and Juliet the partings which have taken place recently and others which are bound to occur contain a mixture of bitterness and blessed relief. Read more

Montefiore Chair of Healthy Brain Ageing, Professor Henry Brodaty AO, wins ‘Nobel Prize for Ageing’

Montefiore Chair of Healthy Brain Ageing, Professor Henry Brodaty AO, wins ‘Nobel Prize for Ageing’

UNSW Scientia Professor Henry Brodaty AO, has been awarded The Ryman Prize, an international prize that rewards the best work in the world that has enhanced quality of life for older people. Read more

Palestine – European Union Acclaims Abbas Whilst Flogging Farage

Palestine – European Union Acclaims Abbas Whilst Flogging Farage

Brexit proponent Nigel Farage has been branded a liar by the European Parliament (EUP) – but PLO Chairman Mahmoud Abbas can lie compulsively without the slightest EUP remonstration or rebuke…writes David Singer. Read more

The Xenophon team

The Xenophon team

With the Nick Xenophon Team likely to gain a number of Senate seats, and possibly a couple of lower house seats, at the looming election, and thus possibly holding or sharing the balance of power in one or both Houses, the Australia/Israel Review (AIR) examined the Senator’s record on Israel, and found much that concerns it. Read more

A resoundingly satisfying performance…an SSO music review

A resoundingly satisfying performance…an SSO music review

Staying in familiar territory, but with more ear-challenges than the last APT Mater Series concert, the SSO loaded up its heavy artillery for a resoundingly satisfying performance last night, writes Fraser Beath McEwing. Read more

Can ‘open source jihad’ be stopped? Israeli conference searches for solutions

Can ‘open source jihad’ be stopped? Israeli conference searches for solutions

It was Oct. 27, 2015, shortly after 10 a.m. Two terrorists from the Jerusalem neighborhood of Jabel Mukaber boarded an Egged bus in the East Talpiot area. One was armed with a gun, the other with a knife…writes Maayan Jaffe-Hoffman/JNS.org. Read more

Poisoned minds…writes Emily Gian

Poisoned minds…writes Emily Gian

There is a scene in the movie, “Borat: Cultural Learnings of America for Make Benefit Glorious Nation of Kazakhstan”, in which the Sacha Baron Cohen character finds himself deep inside redneck territory in an American country and western lounge bar. Read more

Herzog’s intolerable deceit

Herzog’s intolerable deceit

Zionist Union Chairman MK Isaac Herzog is the scion of one of Israel’s most distinguished families…writes Isi Leibler. Read more

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The Ideation Project

The Ideation Project

Wednesday, June 29, 2016 at 12:34 pm

Sydney’s The Shalom Institute is now accepting applications for its second year of its ground-breaking innovation program, The Ideation Project. Read more

Jul-24   Sydney:   Fay Sussman at Camelot…a new side

Jul-24 Sydney: Fay Sussman at Camelot…a new side

Saturday, June 25, 2016 at 6:39 pm

For the last 20 years Sydneysiders knew “Fay Sussman “as the founder and lead singer from the ” Klezmer Divas ” band .

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Melbourne marriage equality political guide

Melbourne marriage equality political guide

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 at 10:22 am

GLBTI group Aleph Melbourne has published a Voters’ Guide for Marriage Equality in Jewish Melbourne. Read more

Jews for Refugees

Jews for Refugees

Monday, June 20, 2016 at 2:56 pm

Members of Sydney’s Jewish community joined a Sydney rally in support of refugees detained in Nauru and Manus Island. Read more

Jewish Care brunch

Jewish Care brunch

Monday, June 20, 2016 at 2:22 pm

Jewish Care Victoria has hosted its 33rd Annual Friends of Montefiore Brunch. Read more

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Diller Teen Fellowship registration

Diller Teen Fellowship registration

The Zionist Federation of Australia has announced that registration for the second cohort of the Diller Teen Fellowship is now open. Read more

80 young Aussies to head for Israel trip

80 young Aussies to head for Israel trip

The Zionist Federation of Australia  is to send 80 young Australians on a 10-day trip to Israel. Read more

Two-time champions

Two-time champions

Moriah College’s First Xl Football team has made history by winning the NSWCIS Football Cup for the 2nd year in a row. Read more

Max Lemberg gets a surprise visit

Max Lemberg gets a surprise visit

 

Fifty years ago Max Lemberg started his teaching career at Sydney’s Moriah College…and last week members of the school’s Student Council visited him to wish him a happy 98th birthday. Read more

A MASA journey

A MASA journey

Michael Landis participated in a free 10-day trip with Taglit-Birthright Israel as a teenager and fell in love with the country. Read more

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