All posts tagged Australian Association of Jewish Holocaust Survivors & Descendants

Shoah survivors ‘inspire us’

ONE year after commencing his directorship of the Australian War Memorial, Dr Brendan Nelson had one of the most meaningful experiences of his life.

Governor to address Shoah commemoration

GOVERNOR of NSW David Hurley will give the keynote address at a ceremony commemorating the liberation of Auschwitz and the United Nations (UN) International Holocaust Remembrance Day at the Sydney Jewish Museum (SJM) later this month.

‘Where were the good people’s voices?’

HUNDREDS gathered to commemorate the anniversary of Kristallnacht in Sydney and Melbourne last Sunday.

Honouring the six million in NSW

AROUND 200 people attended the Martyrs Memorial at Rookwood Cemetery on Sunday to commemorate Yom Hashoah.

Recognising liberty, life and legacy

WE are not here to forget, we are here to remember. That is the sentiment from Holocaust survivor Olga Horak ahead of next week’s 70th anniversary of the liberation of […]