AZYC runs pre-camp training sessions for all Zionist youth movement leaders

July 9, 2019 by  

The 2019 Zionist Youth Movement Winter camp season has officially begun and thousands of campers across Australia are currently creating lifelong friendships, exploring their Zionist and Jewish identities and having an absolute blast. Read more

JNFuture Leaders

July 4, 2019 by  

Fourteen young Australians have returned from Israel inspired, motivated and excited to contribute to Israel and our local Jewish community. Read more

Birthright Israel gears up for the summer season

June 27, 2019 by  

With the support of Gandel Philanthropy its principal Australian partner of eight years, the Zionist Federation of Australia will send 160 young Australians, of which Gandel Philanthropy supports 80, on a 10-day special trip to Israel. Read more

A celebration to remember

June 25, 2019 by  

Sydney’s Kornmehl Centre Emanuel Pre-School recently celebrated its 20thbirthday with over 120 special guests including the Kornmehl family, past and current parents and teachers. Read more

Emanuel Students learn freedom and responsibility

May 30, 2019 by  

Emanuel School’s Year 9 students took part in an interactive and informative day about refugees and the quest for freedom as part of their course on Freedom and Responsibility within our Jewish Tradition. Read more

Israel and Judaism – 10-minute videos for young Jews

May 24, 2019 by  

Jerusalem U, a groundbreaking non-profit media company that aims to connect with young Jews through educational films and videos, is launching a new YouTube channel called “Unpacked,” featuring bite-sized videos that also tell complex, nuanced stories about Israel and Judaism.

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Aussie students compete at the International Bible Quiz in Israel!

May 13, 2019 by  

Australian’s Emanuel Cohavi and Shani Spielman from Kesser Torah College in Sydney have competed in the 56thInternational Bible Quiz. Read more

Emanuel School historians

May 7, 2019 by  

Sydney’s Emanuel School’s Year 1 students recently transformed their classrooms into a museum, displaying ‘artefacts’ from years gone by. Read more

Shabbat the Diller Teen Fellows way

March 18, 2019 by  

The Melbourne Diller Teen Fellows have produed their Leadership Shabbaton. Read more

Debating rising star

March 17, 2019 by  

Perth’s Carmel’s Year 10 student, Aviya Solomon has made it through to the first round of candidates selected for the Western Australian Debating League (WADL) State Team. Read more

Emanuel School students take a s­tand

March 14, 2019 by  

Over 150 Emanuel Primary and High School students rallied to voice their concerns about the global climate crisis. Read more

The birth of the AUJS Holocaust Education Tour

February 13, 2019 by  

Noa Bloch writes: In August 1941, in reprisal for a prisoner successfully escaping Auschwitz, the Nazis indiscriminately selected ten prisoners to be starved to death. Read more

Perth’s youth shine at JNF WA’s Green Sunday

February 12, 2019 by  

It was a record year for youth volunteers in WA on Green Sunday with the annual telethon having more students and young adults giving their time to make calls than ever before. Read more

70 years of Jewish education at Scopus

February 11, 2019 by  

Melbourne’s Mount Scopus Memorial College celebrated 70 years of outstanding Jewish education last Friday, exactly 70 years since the school first opened its doors on 8 February 1949. Read more

Full house – participants from six youth movements embark on their gap year in Israel

February 6, 2019 by  

Over 100 young Jewish Australians departed from Melbourne, Sydney and Perth last week to spend a year in Israel on various AZYC (Australian Zionist Youth Council) gap year programs. Read more

BJE in Israel

January 13, 2019 by  

76 students from Sydney made up the largest contingent ever to tour Israel under the auspices of the Board of Jewish Education. A J-Wire photo gallery. Read more

Build your own Challah board

December 23, 2018 by  

BJE has celebrated the end of the year with a Crafts Party at Bunnings Eastgardens in Sydney where BJE students and their parents were given the opportunity to build their own Challah boards. Read more

Six of the best

December 14, 2018 by  

Jewish students were those amongst those students who scored top of the class in specific subjects in the HSC. Read more

Mount Scopus shines in the VCE exams

December 14, 2018 by  

2018 has been another successful year for Year 12 Melbourne’s Mount Scopus students in their VCE exams. Read more

A roaring success

November 29, 2018 by  

Sydney’s Emanuel School’s primary production of the Lion King Jr was a roaring success. Read more

Parents get first glimpse of significant renovation

November 20, 2018 by  

Chatswood’s Apples and Honey Preschool is celebrating its new renovation with an Open Day on Sunday 2 December. Read more

Cut for a cause

September 20, 2018 by  

Tied into four loose plaits, the Great Chop inspired over 160 Beth Rivkah students to cut and donate their hair in the name of cancer treatment. Read more

New primary head for Moriah

September 18, 2018 by  

Lynda Fisher has been appointed as Head of  Primary School at Sydney’s Moriah College. Read more

New preschool facility for Emanuel

September 17, 2018 by  

Over 250 people attended the official opening of Sydney’s new Emanuel Woollahra Preschool facility yesterday. Read more

Emanuel students see Kenyan life from another angle

September 13, 2018 by  

Ten Emanuel High School students recently returned from a three-week, eye-opening trip to Kenya where they experienced Kenyan life first-hand. Read more

AUJS elects its 2019 committee

September 5, 2018 by  

The Australasian Union of Jewish Students has just concluded its AGM where it elected its 2019 Executive Committee.

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Chopped liver? No – chopped hair!

August 27, 2018 by  

Melbourne’s Beth Rivkah Secondary is gearing up to host “The Great Chop”. Read more

Youth PoWR – Unity in Diversity

August 23, 2018 by  

Youth PoWR – or ‘Parliament of the World’s Religions’ was hosted last Sunday at the SGI Centre in Sydney. Youth PoWR is a project of the Columban Centre for Christian-Muslim Relations and serves as the largest youth interfaith event in Sydney. This year’s theme was ‘Harmony for Humanity – Unity in Diversity’.     Read more

A once in a lifetime opportunity

August 23, 2018 by  

Every year JNF Australia and B’nai Brith put on the Changemaker awards which honours young adults in our community who have made a difference to society by volunteering to organisations nationally. Read more

Beth Rivkah’s new Holocaust Memorial unveiled

August 16, 2018 by  

Melbourne’s Beth Rivkah students, parents, teachers and members of the community came together for the unveiling of a striking new Holocaust Memorial mural. Read more

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