Israelis celebrate Yom Ha’azmaut in Australia: photo gallery

April 23, 2018 by  

Ha’Moadon Ha’Israeli celebrated Israels 70th Independence Day with a Memorial Beacon Lighting Ceremony, dinner and dancing with guest singer Vered Harel Read more

A minyan of teens

April 13, 2018 by  

Sydney’s North Shore Temple Emanuel (NSTE) clergy were joined by 10 post b’nei mitzvah teenagers in leading the morning shacharit service for the congregation. Read more

Shalom: storytelling

April 13, 2018 by  

Kurt Brown is third generation Holocaust survivor. He grew up in a fundamental Christian home and only found out about his grandmother’s hidden past as a teenager and is now converting to Judaism. Watch his powerful story. Read more

Women take to song

March 21, 2018 by  

Sydney’s Kehillat Kadimah has hosted a women’s musical soiree evening. Read more

Applications Open for the Fourth Year of Naomi Chazan Fellowship

March 12, 2018 by  

Applications have opened for the fourth year of the New Israel Fund Australia’s flagship program, the year-long Naomi Chazan Fellowship. Read more

Moriah students shed their hair to help kids with cancer

March 11, 2018 by  

More than 100 students at Sydney’s Moriah College have volunteered to have their hair cut at school, donating their locks to have wigs made for KIDS WITH CANCER.  Read more

Purim across Australia’s small communities

March 6, 2018 by  

Dotted across the vast continent of Australia are little cities, each with its own stunning landscape, and small Jewish community as well. Some of these communities can be made up of 70 Jews, others 5 or even 1.

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Melbourne’s Jewish Care 2018 campaign is off and running

March 2, 2018 by  

The Jewish community in Victoria has a population of approximately 50,000 people. Each year Jewish Care supports and assists 6000 people in need. Read more

UIA YL function

February 28, 2018 by  

Did you attend Sydney’s UIA Young Leadership function?   A J-Wire photo gallery. Read more

The Little Mermaid splashes down at Mount Scopus

February 27, 2018 by  

Dive into the irresistible world below the waves, when Disney’s The Little Mermaid floats onto the Scopus stage.  Read more

Exceptional Israel

February 24, 2018 by  

Exceptional Israel is a leadership mission for funders, executives and leaders who work with individuals with disabilities. Read more

Celebrating 40 years of Mardi Gras – Shabbat Service & Dinner

February 21, 2018 by  

Celebrating the 40th anniversary of Mardi Gras, Emanuel Synagogue in association with Dayenu – Sydney’s Jewish LGBT+ (Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender) Group is pleased to present the annual Mardi Gras Shabbat Service, followed by a communal dinner.

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Israeli Activist Anat Hoffman video discussion

February 20, 2018 by  

Anat Hoffman, Executive Director of the Israel Religious Action Centre (IRAC) will talk via video on Thursday 1 March at 7pm about Fighting for Equality: At the Kotel, on the busses and in the street. Read more

Jewish-Muslim comedy debate

February 9, 2018 by  

The Third Jewish – Muslim Comedy Debate will take place in Melbourne next month. Read more

UIA NSW innovating communal events

February 1, 2018 by  

In what is believed to be an Australian first for a Jewish fundraiser, UIA NSW will offer a childminding service at its 2018 General Division event headlined by Professor Alan Dershowitz on 25 February. Read more

A message for the beginning of the school years

February 1, 2018 by  

Rabbi Benji Levy, Dean of Jewish Life and Learning at Sydney’s Moriah College has a message for schoolchildren as they enter a new year…and for everyone who desires success. Read more

New rabbi forJewish House

February 1, 2018 by  

Sydney’s Jewish House has welcomed Rabbi Mendel Grossbaum as new rabbinical lead for the organisation. Read more

Jewish Anzacs from Russia: Breaking Stereotypes

February 1, 2018 by  

The Australian Jewish Historical Society – Victoria Inc will host Dr Elena Govor at its AGM later this month. Read more

The Sydney Jewish Museum remembers and recalls the Holocaust

January 31, 2018 by  

The Sydney Jewish Museum together with the Australian Association of Jewish Holocaust Survivors and Descendants (AAJHSD) has commemorated U.N. International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the Anniversary of the Liberation of Auschwitz. Read more

Tefillin wrap

January 28, 2018 by  

On Sunday February 4, Emanuel Synagogue will be participating in the World Wide Wrap from 9:00am. Read more

A stellar line up for UIA Victoria campaign

January 28, 2018 by  

In this very special year of celebrating Israel’s 70th birthday, UIA Victoria will host a stellar line up for its 2018 campaign. Read more

Busy OBK

January 25, 2018 by  

Sydney’s Our Big Kitchen has had  its busiest day ever  with 115 children coming from Oosh and 130 coming for a corporate event  totalling 245 participants. Read more

Victoria Government House Open Day

January 22, 2018 by  

Bring along a picnic and enjoy the grounds and surrounds of Victoria’s historic Government House as part of an Open Day on Australia Day, Friday, 26 January 2018. Read more

AAJS conference in Perth

January 19, 2018 by  

The Australian Association for Jewish Studies (AAJS) will hold its 30th annual conference at Curtin University next month in Perth. Read more

UN International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the Liberation of Auschwitz commemoration

January 18, 2018 by  

The Australian Association of Jewish Holocaust Survivors and Descendants together with the Sydney Jewish Museum invite you to commemorate UN International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the Liberation of Auschwitz. Read more

Will they meet their match in Israel?

January 11, 2018 by  

Single men and women who are interested in meeting the love of their life are going to want to know about a tour being organised by JJunction and UIA. Read more

Celebrate Israel’s 70th birthday with UIA

December 23, 2017 by  

UIA has announced that it will host six Israel missions in 2018 to celebrate the State’s 70th birthday. The range of missions on offer means there are options available for all ages. Read more

First production a sell-out

December 12, 2017 by  

Sydney’s Yeshiva College Girls School presented “In The Merit”- a musical  of the righteous women in Egypt . Read more

Moriah wins a tank

December 8, 2017 by  

Sydney’s Moriah Primary School Student Voice representatives entered the Waverley Municipal Council Green Sparks competition and won $500 towards a rainwater tank for our garden.  Read more

Antisemitic incidents in Australia up 9.5%

November 26, 2017 by  

The annual report on antisemitism in Australia has shown a 9.5 % increase over the previous year in total antisemitic incidents in Australia involving threats or acts of violence. Read more

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