Arts

First entries in our holiday photo competition

Here are the first entries in our photo competition featuring members of the Australian Jewish community on holiday, both in Australia or overseas. And there’s a great prize for the winner!

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Zable’s book makes shortlist

Author Arnold Zable’s latest book The Fighter based on the life of Australian Jewish boxing legend Henry Nissen, has been shortlisted for the 2017 Victorian Premier’s Literary Awards.

Win a Byron Bay holiday

Our annual holiday photo competition featuring members of the Jewish community is back, with a great Byron Bay holiday prize. And our sunrise/sunset competition is also underway. Read details about both competitions.

Win a Queensland holiday

Your best photo taken at sunrise or sunset could win a great prize in our annual summer competition. Read details about the prize at The Reef House and the competition conditions of entry.

Adelaide set for festival feast

The program for next year’s Adelaide Festival has been announced, with a wide range of shows including Barrie Kosky’s opera Saul and performances by Israeli dance troupe L-E-V.

Reality bites in thriller novel

The latest eco-political thriller by former banker-turned-author John M Green is set in China and heralds another adventure for former secret agent Tori Swyft.

Horror and comedy the perfect mix

After two years of hard work, writer-producer Joel Perlgut's six-part mock-horror web series, Girt By Fear, has been launched.

Broza’s songs of peace

Israeli musical superstar and peace activist David Broza is back in Australia this month for the first time in four years for concerts in Melbourne, Sydney and Byron Bay, plus a film premiere.

Kinky Boots with flair

The hit Broadway musical Kinky Boots, with songs by pop star Cyndi Lauper, has received strong reviews after its Australian premiere in Melbourne. Read our review.

Mandolin maestro

Renowned Israeli-born mandolin soloist Avi Avital, who has been nominated for a Grammy award, is back in Australia for a concert tour starting later this month.