Zionism Victoria

Zionism Victoria. Keeping warm with soup & chat while supporting others.

What is the best way to make your winter Tuesdays more enjoyable? The answer is having a cup of hearty soup with a friend or two at the Lamm Library! Thanks to Pesach Steinberg, Karen Lutchner and the Kook Kitchen volunteers, more and more happy community members come to the …

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Zionism Victoria: A New Year – A New Focus

A New Year – A New Focus 24 September 2015 The New Year is a time for renewal – a time to reflect on the past and a time of resolve to look forward and face the coming year with a fresh and modern attitude. For the Zionist Council of …

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Hand in Hand with Israel in Remembrance and Celebration.

Hand in Hand with Israel in Remembrance and Celebration – Zionist Council of Victoria Presents 2015 Yom Ha’atzmaut and Yom Hazikaron Programs March 2015 The Zionist Council of Victoria, in partnership with the United Israel Appeal and with the assistance and generous support of communal and corporate partners, is pleased …

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Save A Child’s Heart presentation at Beth Weizmann Community Centre.

Dozens of people filled the Beth Weizmann auditorium on Monday night (1/12/14) for a community event hosted by the Zionist Council of Victoria (ZCV), Australasian Union of Jewish Students (AUJS), Australasian Jewish Medical Federation (AJMF) and AUSiMED, to learn about the Save A Child’s Heart organisation (SACH). SACH is a …

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Will My Grandchildren Be Jewish?

    Will My Grandchildren Be Jewish?   25 November 2014 On Sunday night, the Zionist Council of Victoria and the Zionist Federation of Australia night hosted Prof Leonard Saxe, Ph.d and Klutznick Professor of Contemporary Jewish Studies and Social Policy at Bradeis University who spoke on the subject of …

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ZCV 76th Annual Assembly brings together the past, present & future.

  ZCV’s 76th Annual Assembly brings together the past, present and future of Melbourne’s Zionist community. On November 2014 guests, delegates from 52 affiliated organisations and interested observers of the Zionist Council of Victoria, gathered for the 76th Annual Assembly to hear keynote speaker Yaron Shavit and honour community icon …

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Statement by President of ZCV in response to Fairfax article 1st. November

Statement by Sam Tatarka, President of the Zionist Council of Victoria in response to Fairfax article of Saturday, 1 November. 5 November 2014.   President of the Zionist Council of Victoria, Sam Tatarka has written a letter to Fairfax Ltd (publishers of the Age and Sydney Morning Herald) expressing concern …

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76th Annual Assembly of the Zionist Council of Victoria.

The 76th Annual Assembly of the Zionist Council of Victoria (“ZCV”) will be held later this month in the presence of Israel’s Ambassador to Australia Shmuel ben Shmuel. This special evening will be an opportunity to remember, celebrate and reflect on a year of remarkable highs and painful lows for the …

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Zionist Council of Victoria inaugural “Antiques Roadshow”

  Antiques, bric-a-brac and books – all part of Zionist Council of Victoria’s inaugural “Antiques Roadshow”  30 October 2014 The Lamm Jewish Library of Australia was transformed into an “Antiques Roadshow” last Sunday as the community came together for the Zionist Council of Victoria’s inaugural event. There were books, lace, …

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Zionist Council of Victoria hosts “Under the Radar”

        Zionist Council of Victoria hosts “Under the Radar” 28 August 2014 Beth Weizmann Community Centre tenants together with members of the Zionist Council of Victoria affiliated organisations were treated by the ZCV to a special presentation in the Lamm Jewish Library of Australia of “Under the …

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“Is Anti-Zionism Antisemitism?”

Asking the difficult question. 19 August 2014 On Sunday night 200 people braved Melbourne’s winter to attend a panel discussion of a timely and important topic – “Is Anti-Zionism Antisemitism?” The panel hosted by the Zionist Council of Victoria and the Zionist Federation of Australia was made up of international …

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Statement from Zionist Council of Victoria regarding Brussels Jewish Museum Shooting.

  26 May 2014 The weekend shooting attack that claimed the lives of four people at the Jewish Museum in the Belgian capital of Brussels is a tragic and sadly increasing phenomenon of the rise of anti Semitism in Europe.   On the heels of the Brussels attack, two Jewish …

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Yom Ha’atzmaut rocks Melbourne

  Last night flags were waved, toes were tapping and people were singing along as the Victorian community came together to celebrate Israel’s 66th birthday.     The Melbourne Recital Centre, provided the perfect venue for ths incredible celebration. Young and old celebrated as they revelled in Israel’s rich tapestry …

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