Jan-20 5:30pm Zoom: Forum – Change and Suppression Practices in the Jewish Community

January 17, 2021 by  

Jewish Care invites you to a unique community forum to discuss LGBTQA+ conversion practices (sometimes called ‘conversion therapy’) and the current Victorian Change and Suppression (Conversion) Practices Prohibition Bill. Read more

Feb-02 Zoom: NIF to host event with foreign policy luminaries on the Middle East

January 15, 2021 by  

Less than two weeks after President Joe Biden takes office NIF Australia is hosting seasoned American Middle East negotiator, and NIF board member, Aaron David Miller and former Knesset member Ksenia Svetlova to discuss America’s Middle East policy shift under the new administration. Read more

Feb-02 7:45pm SBS World Movies: Fanny’s Journey

January 13, 2021 by  

Fanny, a thirteen-year-old Jewish girl, and a group of eight children attempt to escape Nazi-occupied France.

Feb-05 9:45pm SBS-TV: My grandparents’ war

January 13, 2021 by  

Both sets of Helena Bonham Carter’s grandparents, one in France, one in England, weren’t conventional war heroes. Read more

Violence against women on the agenda

December 23, 2020 by  

The President of the Rabbinical Association of Australasia Rabbi Yaakov Glasman and The Ark Centre’s Rabbi Gabi Kaltman have met for with the new Executive Director of White Ribbon Australia Brad Chilcott in Melbourne. Read more

Jan-19 7.35p SBS World Movies: The Name of Love

December 22, 2020 by  

Bahia is a free spirit from Algeria with a provocative personality and a love of flirting. Read more

Jan-21 9:30p SBS World Movies: Son of Saul

December 22, 2020 by  

A look at Saul Auslander, a Hungarian member of the Sonderkommando, the group of Jewish prisoners isolated from Auschwitz in 1944 who were forced to assist the Nazis by cremating the bodies of the dead. Read more

Kushner to lead diplomatic delegation to Israel, Morocco

December 16, 2020 by  

Senior adviser to U.S. President Donald Trump Jared Kushner reportedly will lead an American delegation to Israel and Morocco next week for talks in the aftermath of the North African nation agreeing to normalize ties with the Jewish state. Read more

Richard Kemp on zoom with AJA

December 15, 2020 by  

Colonel Richard Kemp will be the featured guest on Australian Jewish Association’s last zoom for 2020. Read more

The family is growing

December 10, 2020 by  

The Governing Board and Executive Committee of the World Jewish Congress held a zoom with 190 participants during which a new community was added to to the WJC. Read more

Dec-10 to 18: Eight miracles in eight days

December 10, 2020 by  

Magen David Adom’s Chanukah campaign to raise funds for eight defibrillators. Read more

Dec-10 to Dec-17: Chanukah around Australia

December 9, 2020 by  

Chanukah celebrations in over 25 regional centres courtesy Chabad of RARA. Read more

Chanukah’s history-poem

December 7, 2020 by  

Ma’oz Tzur is part of the tug of war between Ashkenazim and Sephardim. Read more

US Supreme Court to hear two cases related to Holocaust restitution

December 6, 2020 by  

The U.S. Supreme Court will hear two cases on Dec. 7 related to the issue of Holocaust restitution. Read more

Dec-06 8pm Zoom: UIA International Women’s event

December 3, 2020 by  

A specially-curated Women’s Division webinar featuring five topics… Read more

Sydney: Work for Meah – Job Opportunity

November 24, 2020 by  

The Meah Hebrew and Religion School at the North Shore Temple Emanuel (Chatswood) is currently looking for a Year 1-2 teacher to work Sundays 9:00am – 12:00pm (term time). Read more

Despite reinstatement into party, Corbyn not welcome back as Labour MP

November 20, 2020 by  

Despite being reinstated this week by the British Labour Party, former party leader Jeremy Corbyn will not be a Labour member of the British parliament, according to current leader Keir Starmer. Read more

Dec-02 9:30pm AEDT SBS World Movies: The Counterfeiter

November 20, 2020 by  

Salomon ‘Sally’ Sorowitsch is an expert Jewish counterfeiter enjoying the good life until he’s sent to Mauthausen-Gusen concentration camp. Read more

Dec-06 8pm AEDT: Being a WIZO member

November 20, 2020 by  

WIZO Australia’s Membership Chairperson, Penny Goodman, introduces three amazing women who will explain why it is imperative that our WIZO UN representatives keep lobbying.

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New leadership for Victoria’s Jewish community

November 17, 2020 by  

At the Jewish Community Council of Victoria AGM, Jennifer Huppert completed her second term as JCCV President with the leadership of Australia’s largest Jewish community passing on to Dr Andre Oboler. Read more

Israel signs up with Pfizer for 8million doses for COVID-19 vaccines

November 15, 2020 by  

The State of Israel and Pfizer have signed an agreement regarding the supply of eight million vaccine doses, which will be sufficient for four million residents. Read more

Massive response

November 11, 2020 by  

More than 500 acceptances have been received for tonight’s tribute to Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sacks who passed away last weekend at the age of 72. Read more

More tributes to Rabbi Lord Sacks

November 9, 2020 by  

Australia’s Prime Minister Scott Morrison and Liberal MP Julian Leeser have added their names to the long list of those who have paid tribute to Rabbi Lord Jonathan Sachs who passed away on Saturday at the age of 72. Read more

Nov-15 4:00pm online: 80th Dunera Anniversary event – survival through sculpture

November 6, 2020 by  

The Dunera Association together with Sydney’s Emanuel Synagogue and the  Duldig Studio will present a special event to celebrate the 80th anniversary of the arrival in Australia of the Dunera and the Queen Mary. Read more

Nov-22 7:00pm online: Yemen Blues to rock Australia

November 6, 2020 by  

Yemen Blues will be performing a new show “We Shout Love” – Say No to Racism in a special free online event presented by Emanuel Synagogue and the Israeli Embassy. Read more

Nov-12 8pm Zoom: Democracy in Danger

November 4, 2020 by  

The New Israel Fund Australia is hosting a digital event with veteran New York Times columnist Roger Cohen and academic and former deputy Knesset speaker Naomi Chazan to delve further into the troubling attacks on democracy and pluralism around the world. Read more

Nov-02 7pm Zoom: Charles Edel on U.S. foreign policy – looking to the past to see the future

November 1, 2020 by  

NCJWA NSW is delighted to invite you to our first Book Club event since the disruptions of the COVID crisis. Read more

Nov-01 Online 3pm: Mark Leibler in conversation with Philip Bliss

October 28, 2020 by  

An online event presented by the Council of Christians and Jews. Read more

Nov-21 10:45pm SBS World Movies: The Debt

October 28, 2020 by  

Helen Mirren and Sam Worthington star in The Debt, the powerful story of Rachel Singer (Mirren), a former Mossad agent who endeavours to capture and bring to trial a notorious Nazi war criminal – the Surgeon of Birkenau – in a secret Israeli mission that ends with his death on the streets of East Berlin. Read more

Nov-18 9:45pm SBS World Movies: The Invisibles

October 28, 2020 by  

This film tells of a largely unknown chapter of the Jewish resistance during the times of National Socialism. Read more

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