99 youth movement gap year participants meet in Israel for ZFA/AZYC Sikkum Seminar
Masa Israel Journey offers young Jewish adults between the ages of 18 and 30 a range of programs in Israel from 5 to 10 months, including life-changing gap year, study abroad, post-university and volunteer experiences. The Zionist Federation of Australia is the Australian representative of Masa Israel Journey and our Israel Programs team is available to assist in program selection and provide support and advice in applying for scholarships.
The National Israeli Culture Photography Competition invited participants to submit photos related to Israeli Culture. The popular competition received over 200 entries from across Australia.
Over 70 young adults kicked off their week with a funky artsy fringe event – Gen 3
ZFA passes resolution on religious pluralism in Israel. On October 8, after much discussion, the Zionist Federation of Australia passed the following resolution at its Executive Meeting, at which affiliates across Australia were present.
Hebrew holiday program a hit this Sukkot! During the Sukkot holidays, Habayit Home of Hebrew and Israeli Culture welcomed children from Prep to Grade 6 at an entertaining and educational Keytana Babayit, "holiday program at home".
ZFA Israel Programs runs Mind, Body, and Soul Series. Over the first three Tuesdays of September, young Jewish adults and Israel Programs alumni attended the exciting inaugural Mind, Body, Soul series.
On Tuesday, 24th September, the community joined Hagshama Sydney at Flinders Street Gallery in Surry Hills, to view an exhibition called Double Coding by Jewish Artist – Ban Rak.
Zionist Federation of Australia welcomes Gandel Philanthropy’s commitment to Jewish continuity Taglit-Birthright Israel is a visionary program that provides a free 10-day educational tour of Israel for young Jewish adults aged 18-26 who have never previously participated in a peer-group educational trip to Israel. The Zionist Federation of Australia (ZFA) is proud to represent the Australian Jewish community as the local partner in this unique project.
ZFA Kangarusski program success continues back in Australia. The very first Kangarusski Birthright trip brought 40 Russian-speaking Jewish Australians to Israel for an unforgettable ten day experience. The pilot program, organised by the Zionist Federation of Australia and supported by Genesis Philanthropy Group, was an overwhelming success.