The Great Synagogue

The oldest in Sydney and home of the oldest congregation in Australia, the Great Synagogue houses an important museum. The synagogue is a heritage protected building set in the heart of the city.



$500 membership for Sydney’s The Great Synagogue

August 16, 2016 by  

The Great Synagogue has launched a $500 annual membership rate, which gives all benefits, including the right to sit in any seat without a dedicated brass plaque. [Read more]

Portrait exhibition at The Great

April 30, 2016 by  

Sydney’s The Great Synagogue will present thirty selected highlights from the collection of historical and contemporary portrait paintings from its AM Rosenblum Museum. [Read more]

The Governor-General goes to shul

December 8, 2015 by  

The Queen’s Australian representative Governor-General, His Excellency Sir Peter Cosgrove, together with Lady Cosgrove have attended a Shabbat service at Sydney’s Great Synagogue. [Read more]

A first Rosh Hashanah

September 17, 2015 by  

Sydney’s Great Synagogue’s new Chief Minister Rabbi Dr Ben Elton was inducted less than a week before Rosh Hashanah…he tells J-Wire of his first Rosh Hashanah in Sydney. [Read more]

Great work by new rabbi

July 6, 2015 by  

Sydney’s The Great Synagogue has appointed a new Senior Rabbi to head up the Ministerial team and lead the congregation into the future. [Read more]

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