NIF says “the best way to see a new side of Israel”

March 28, 2019 by  

Applications have opened for the fifth cohort of the New Israel Fund Australia’s Naomi Chazan Fellowship. Read more

An inspiring look at the challenges facing modern Israel

July 30, 2018 by  

Five Australians joined fellow young activists in their 20s and 30s from the US, Canada and the UK for an in-depth and intense trip exploring some of the most pressing issues in Israeli society today. Read more

NIF: ‘We can support Israel and work to end the occupation’

June 18, 2018 by  

The New Israel Fund (NIF) Australia hosted the successful Melbourne and Sydney book launches of ​Kingdom of Olives and Ash: Writers Confront the Occupation​ last week. Read more

Book review: Unlocking The Past: Stories From My Mother’s Diary

May 17, 2018 by  

Shira Sebban was very close to her mother, Dr Naomi Moldofsky…writes Sharon Berger. Read more

A jam packed day of engaging ideas at Yom Limmud Sydney

July 6, 2016 by  

Months of preparation by the volunteer led team, supported by Shalom Institute staff, came to fruition at Yom Limmud Sydney. Read more

Eva tells her story

April 12, 2016 by  

A sold-out Sydney Jewish Writers Festival audience was entranced by the larger-than life story of Eva Clarke. Read more

Israeli author charms crowd at Sydney event

March 4, 2016 by  

Master Israeli storyteller Etgar Keret had the capacity crowd at Bondi Pavilion on the edge of their seats at  his only Sydney event as a guest of the Sydney Jewish Writers Festival. Read more

Author Montefiore in Sydney

February 24, 2016 by  

Acclaimed author Simon Sebag Montefiore has charmed a sold-out crowd at Sydney’s Waverley Library yesterday discussing his latest book, The Romanovs. Read more

Limmud Fest- a weekend to remember

December 3, 2014 by  

An electrifying silent disco topped off an uplifting Shabbat of intellectual and spiritual nourishment at Limmud Fest last weekend. Read more

Successful Writers Festival

August 25, 2014 by  

The Sydney Jewish Writers Festival has reinforced its place at the forefront of innovative cultural and intellectual Jewish programming in Sydney. Read more

Jewish Writers’ Festival in Sydney next month

July 21, 2014 by  

Books are just the beginning at this year’s Sydney Jewish Writers Festival 21-24 August which features film, theatre, television, ideas and much more. Read more

Try Some Healthy Israeli Food This Summer

November 7, 2011 by  

With summer just around the corner everyone is on the lookout for light, healthy eating options….writes Sharon Berger. Read more