Sacred Music Festival

September 9, 2019 by  

The New Sanctuary of Sydney’s Emanuel Synagogue was packed at the opening night performance of Sydney Sacred Music Festival.

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Moriah gets a special visit

September 4, 2019 by  

The Engagement & Intervention Unit of the NSW Police Counter Terrorism & Special Tactics Command facilitate positive interactions between emergency services and young people through a special program. They recently visited Moriah College in Sydney. Read more

The Choice to make a difference

August 30, 2019 by  

was launched by Taryn and Andrew Boyarsky almost a year ago, as a platform to deliver innovative programs that benefit people in the Sydney Jewish community living with a disability. Read more

Solar Power for The King David School

August 28, 2019 by  

In line with the school’s commitment to educating for a sustainable future, students will take personal responsibility for electricity consumption at Melbourne’s The King David School. Read more

Parramatta and District Synagogue marks its 70th Anniversary

August 26, 2019 by  

In 1949, in a house at 471 Western Road, Pendle Hill, Morry, Alf and Mark Borman, Lou Klein, Sidney Sinclair and their families met for the purpose of establishing a Synagogue and for commencing formal Jewish Education for their children. Read more

The future of energy

August 23, 2019 by  

Australia’s Chief Scientist, Dr Alan Finkel will appear in conversation with Rabbi Jeffrey Kamins  at Emanuel Synagogue where they will discuss  The Future of Energy. Read more

UIA NewGen Trivia Night

August 23, 2019 by  

Over 150 supporters attended UIA NSW NewGen (18-25) Committee Trivia night in Sydney. Read more

NSTE welcomes Rabbi Clebaner

August 22, 2019 by  

Sydney’s North Shore Temple Emanuel Board of Directors and Senior Rabbi Nicole Roberts have welcomed Rabbi Misha Clebaner as Rabbi and Director of the Meah Hebrew & Religion School program for Years K-6. Read more

HaGal Sheli – My Wave

August 15, 2019 by  

HaGal Sheli (meaning- “My Wave” in Hebrew) is a non-profit organisation in Israel, which uses surfing as an educational tool. Read more

Sacred music festival for Emanuel

August 11, 2019 by  

Saturday 7th September is the opening night of the 2019 Sydney Sacred Music Festival and will see this popular festival of World Music come to Sydney’s Eastern Suburbs for the first time. Read more

Courage to Care to visit Warragul

August 11, 2019 by  

Courage to Care brings important messages to Victorians, in particular, secondary school students, through a free travelling program and interactive multimedia exhibition. Next stop Warragul. Read more

Primo Levi: writer, witness, scientist

August 5, 2019 by  

Italian and Jewish organisations in Melbourne will unite to celebrate the life of Primo Levi. Read more

CBDChabad expands to Surry Hills

July 31, 2019 by  

CBDChabad has launched its newest inner-city hub to serve the Jewish professionals and residents of Surry Hills in Sydney. Read more

Mentoring with YJP

July 18, 2019 by  

YJP has hosted another successful mentoring and networking event in Melbourne  at a passionate restaurant named “Disrupters Crushing It.” Read more

UIA Victoria visits Israel

July 15, 2019 by  

UIA Victoria recently ran a tour to Israel led by Nathan Shafir and his wife, Ruth. Read more

Eminent political historian to headline ZFA Plenary 2019

July 5, 2019 by  

The Zionist Federation of Australia (ZFA) has announced that Professor Gil Troy will be the guest speaker at our Plenary Conference which will be held in Sydney next month. Read more

New role at Maroubra Synagogue for growing community

July 4, 2019 by  

The Board of Maroubra Synagogue is seeking to expand its offering to the community with the announcement it is looking to engage a part-time Community Growth & Education Officer/Associate Rabbi. Read more

UIA NSW Women’s Division hosts major donor thank you event 

June 26, 2019 by  

UIA NSW Women’s Division hosted a Major Donor Thank You event for 60 supporters at the home of Judy and Steven Lowy with media personality Rowan Dean as guest speaker. A J-Wire photo gallery. Read more

Chabad on Campus

June 25, 2019 by  

Chabad Youth’s, Chabad on Campus directors Rabbi Mendy and Rebbetzin Lifshy Ajzenszmidt have headed from Melbourne to the USA this week for a Chabad on Campus conference. Read more

Inter-Faith seminar Melbourne

June 18, 2019 by  

An Inter-Faith Leaders’ Seminar has been held at the Leo Baeck Centre, East Kew, as part of the 70th Anniversary celebrations. Read more

WOW weekend

June 17, 2019 by  

Sydney’s The Great Synagogue’s ‘Women of Worth’ WOW Weekend is back to WOW the women of Sydney. Read more

Jo Silver appointed Stand Up CEO

June 13, 2019 by  

Stand Up’s Board has welcomed Jo Silver, as its newly appointed CEO. Read more

Trivia quiz at Limmud Oz

June 12, 2019 by  

You are invited to attend Limmud Oz at the UNSW Roundhouse, this Saturday night 15 June to Monday 17 June. Read more

Coming soon – Limmud Oz 2019 – the annual festival of Jewish learning

May 31, 2019 by  

Limmud Oz will present a lineup of local and international speakers in Sydney at The Roundhouse, UNSW in mid-June. Read more

Shabbat Live with Yoel Sykes

May 30, 2019 by  

On Friday 14 June, Emanuel Synagogue will combine with Kesher Sydney to present a special Shabbat Live featuring Yoel Sykes, the main prayer leader of Nava Tehila together with founder Rabbi Ruth Kagan and Daphna Rosenberg. Read more

A housewarming with a difference

May 29, 2019 by  

Last week, family members joined Montefiore Randwick residents for a housewarming to mark the opening of the newly renovated Special Care Unit, designed to create a home-like environment where people living with dementia can engage with regular household activities….a J-Wire Photo Gallery. Read more

Shavuot dedicated to autism awareness

May 26, 2019 by  

On the eve of the Jewish holiday of Shavuot, Sydney’s North Shore Temple Emanuel (NSTE) in Chatswood will devote the festival to raising awareness about Autism Spectrum Disorder and learning how faith communities can best support members on the autism spectrum and their families.   Read more

A change of climate

May 22, 2019 by  

Sydney’s Emanuel Synagogue is to present a special event, Acting on Climate Change. featuring a conversation between the former Liberal leader DrJohn Hewson and Rabbi Jeffrey B. Kamins, Senior Rabbi of Emanuel Synagogue. Read more

I-Society and UIA NSW Yom Ha’azmaut party

May 17, 2019 by  

I-Society, the Young Adult Division of the Zionist Council of NSW together with UIA NSW hosted a Yom Ha’atzmaut Party on Wednesday 8th May at The Super Bowl in Surry Hills.   Were you there? A J-Wire photo gallery. Read more

Yom Ha’atzmaut Zionist Council Carnival 2019

May 13, 2019 by  

Did you attend the Yom Ha’atzmaut Zionist Council Carnival 2019 in Sydney?  A J-Wire photo gallery. Read more

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