Australian Jewish Community Shocked by New Israel Fund Speaker

From Arutz Sheva, 27 Nov 2011: Former Haaretz editor David Landau, NIF guest speaker, shocks Aussie audiences by praising anti-Zionist NGO’s and criticizing IDF. New Israel Fund (NIF) and its guest speaker former Haaretz Editor David Landau have combined to create communal controversy among Australia’s Jewish population over the past …

No changes to kosher slaughter regulations in Australia

Primary Industries Ministerial Council Communiqué 28 October 2011 Primary industries ministers from around Australia met in Melbourne on Friday, 28 October 2011, to consider issues affecting Australia’s primary production sectors. This was the 21st meeting of the Primary Industries Ministerial Council. Minister Ludwig announced that the Standing Council on Primary …

WANTED: British Jews missing from Australian History

ANNOUNCING A NEW JEWISH HISTORY RESEARCH PROJECT by the University of Sydney SMALL CHANGE: BRITISH JEWISH IMMIGRANTS AND THE £10 SCHEME, 1945-1965 This is about an, as yet unacknowledged, group of migrants in the Australian Jewish community. Finding them may not be easy since, unlike those looking for other assisted …