Jewish Holocaust Centre wins Australasian best website award

June 22, 2021 by  
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‘Understanding through Testimony’, a program that humanises history by sharing the stories of 26 Melbourne-based Holocaust survivors on the specific phases of the Holocaust has won the Jewish Holocaust Centre (JHC) a prestigious Australian accolade. Read more

Melbourne Holocaust education receives a boost

June 21, 2021 by  
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A $50,000 subsidy for selected schools visiting the Jewish Holocaust Centre (JHC) in Melbourne will have a great impact on thousands of students. Read more

Jewish Life in Germany

Melbourne’s Jewish Holocaust Centre is to present a new exhibition: ‘Jewish Life in Germany Today’. Read more

JCCV introduces politicians to Jewish Melbourne

June 15, 2018 by  
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The Jewish Community Council of Victoria (JCCV) has organised and hosted the seventh Politicians Jewish Immersion Day for politicians, candidates and political advisers.  Read more

Ever Grateful

November 10, 2016 by  
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A film shot in Melbourne in which six Holocaust survivors express their gratitude to strangers whose acts of kindness saved their lives will be screened later this month at the city’s Jewish Holocaust Centre. Read more

The Swiss Schindler

June 11, 2015 by  
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The incredible story of Swiss diplomat, Carl Lutz, who saved tens of thousands of persecuted Hungarian Jews from death during the Holocaust, will be screened in Australia for the first time this month. Read more

Jewish Holocaust Centre marks 30 years

June 1, 2014 by  
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Melbourne’s Jewish Holocaust Centre has marked its 30th anniversary with a gala dinner. Read more

International Holocaust Remembrance Day – Australia

January 27, 2014 by  
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Melbourne and Sydney arranged events to commemorate both the International Holocaust Remembrance Day and the liberation of Auschwitz. Read more

Meet Blinky Bill’s creator

June 7, 2013 by  
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The Jewish Holocaust Centre in Melbourne will host a special event attended by iconic animator of “Blinky Bill”, Yoram Gross and filmmaker Tomasz Magierski later this month. 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