STUART Silbert’s very well-known and extensive involvement in the community has been honoured with an Order of Australia medal.
His record of distinguished service includes
- 35 years as the honorary solicitor of the Perth Hebrew Congregation
- 34 years as the honorary solicitor of the Perth Jewish Aged Home Society, now a life member
- JNF Blue Box collector since 1967, now a life member of JNF
- committee member of the WA Branch of the Friends of the Hebrew University for 30 years, member of the international board for two years and now an honorary fellow
- executive member and now a governor of UIA
- committee member of the Australia-Israel Chamber of Commerce for nine years.