Melbourne Raoul Wallenberg Commemoration

January 21, 2014 by  
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The Raoul Wallenberg Unit of B’nai B’rith, together with the City of Port Phillip, has held the annual Raoul Wallenberg Commemoration marking the date on which he was arrested by the Russians in Budapest, Hungary. Read more

Special franking for Wallenberg

September 16, 2013 by  
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Melbourne’s B’nai B’rith has released a special Raoul Wallenberg Stamp Sheet cancelled by Australia Post with a special postmark. Read more

Strong Jewish connection to NSW award

August 22, 2013 by  
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NSW Premier Barry O’Farrell has conferred the inaugural NSW Human Rights Award on Andrew Penfold, founder of the Australian Indigenous Education Foundation. Read more

Wallenberg citizenship on display

May 15, 2013 by  
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The certificate conferring Australian citizenship on Raoul Wallenberg by Prime Minister Julia Gillard at a recent ceremony held at Government House in Canberra is on public display in Melbourne. Read more

Raoul Wallenberg – an honorary Australian

April 15, 2013 by  
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Australian Prime Minister Julia Gillard has announced that Raoul Wallenberg has been made an honorary Australian citizen. Read more

Victorian teachers welcomed back

February 23, 2013 by  
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Fourteen Victorian educators have been welcomed back from the 2012/13 Holocaust studies course at Yad Vashem, Jerusalem.  Read more

Wallenberg to be honoured in the NSW Parliament

September 4, 2012 by  
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Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg – who saved 100,000 Jews from the Nazis – will be honoured at a ceremony in NSW Parliament House tomorrow. Read more

Wallenberg to be honoured in NSW Parliament

August 29, 2012 by  
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Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg – credited with saving 100,000 Jews during the Holocaust – will be formally honoured at a ceremony in NSW Parliament House next week. Read more

Waiting for Wallenberg

October 29, 2010 by  
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Stephen Andrews is an 89-year-old resident at Sydney’s Randwick Montefiore Home. In WWII in Budapest, he was given the job to cook for the ill-fated Swedish diplomat Raoul Wallenberg who saves thousands of Jewish lives. J-wire presents a video interview with Stephen Andrews… Read more