News & Events

Netzer's European seminar journey

Netzer Australian madrichim and Progressive Community and Netzer Shaliach Sefi Shalam are currently attending a 10-day-long educational seminar in Poland and Germany, to visit historic places, learn about the Holocaust and modern Jewish history from a Progressive Jewish perspective. Click on "Read More" to read his final report from the trip.

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Prime Minister receives Jerusalem Prize

Helen Shardey (ARZA President), David Knoll (UPJ Co-President) and Gusti Yehoshua-Braverman (head of the Wold Zionist Organisation’s Department of Diaspora Affairs) attended the ceremony to award Prime Minister Scott Morrison the Jerusalem Prize in Sydney on November 21.

Support for bushfire victims

At its recent meeting in Adelaide, Rabbi David Kunin advised that the Moetzah made a donation in memory of bushfire victims in New South Wales Queensland and South Australia, and encouraged the UPJ community to provide support.

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Proudly Progressive sacred burial team

Bev Gelbart and Sue Morgan, devoted volunteers for the Progressive Chevra Kadisha Victoria, shared the following article on the work of this important and inspiring group.

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Updates from IRAC

Many readers will recall the visit in March 2019 of Orly Erez-Likhovski, from the Progressive Movement’s Israel Religious Action Center.  Below is an update reporting IRAC’s huge impact in correcting many of the social and religious ills affecting life in Israel over the last year.

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