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Maccabi Australia announces the Nachum Buch Scholarship Fund

December 19, 2017 by  

Maccabi Australia has announced the establishment of the Nachum Buch Scholarship Fund, established to recognise the enormous input that Nachum has had on the Jewish swimming landscape in both Australia and Israel. [Read more]

Change at the top for Maccabi Australia

December 13, 2017 by  

Barry Smorgon announced that after 11 years’ service to the MAI board as President for the last four years and prior to that as  the Chairman he was not seeking re-election to the Board. [Read more]

Maccabi Victoria welcomes marriage equality

December 11, 2017 by  

Maccabi Victoria president Brian Swersky has stressed that all members of all sexual persuasions are welcome at all the organisation’s clubs. [Read more]

Rugby fever breaks out at Israeli school

December 8, 2017 by  

The Waldorf Rimon Junior High and High School in Pardes Hanna was recently the scene of a touch rugby carnival. [Read more]

Jessica Fox Athlete of the Year

November 28, 2017 by  

Two-time Olympian Jessica Fox has been named Athlete of the Year at the Inaugural NSW Champions of Sport awards ceremony.  [Read more]

Maccabi in Champion of Champions grand final

October 19, 2017 by  

A  Maccabi Hakoah Football Club team is looking to create local Jewish football history this weekend when it aims to capture the Football NSW’s Under 21 Champion of Champions title this Sunday at Sydney’s Valentines Park. [Read more]

Six inductees for Maccabi NSW Hall of Fame

September 27, 2017 by  

Maccabi NSW honour six more inductees at its Hall of Fame Gala Dinner in December. [Read more]

A surprise award for Matt

July 20, 2017 by  

Sydneysider Matt Levy has been named the best male athlete among the world’s Jewish athletes competing in the 20th Maccabiah Games. [Read more]

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