Matisyahu visits Perth

Undoubtedly the biggest news out of the Perth Jewish community this weekend was the visit by music sensation, Matisyahu. The singing superstar touched down in Perth on Friday, to perform at the West Coast Blues & Roots Festival, in Fremantle, on Sunday. However while he was here, he gave members …

State Election

At the risk of being identified as socially destitute, welcome to Jewgle Perth’s State Election coverage. I’ve been observing several media concurrently for the past two hours.  The ABC television coverage has been by far the worst, with grumpy and confused presenters calling a Liberal victory througout the night.  At …

Visitors Guide

A new link has been added to the top of this page to provide information to Jewish people visiting Perth about what to see and how to access community facilities. This is a start only.  Please use the comments facilities on that page to add any information or suggestions that …

Hatch, Match and Despatch

Its been wonderful to get so many messages over the past few weeks about the annoncement of engagements.  At least six young members of the Perth Jewish community, all observant Orthodox, have been engaged (noticably, none to each other). Its also noticable that none of the couples concerned will be …