All posts tagged Quentin Bryce
A MASS-circulation Australian postage stamp honouring Raoul Wallenberg, the Swedish diplomat who rescued tens of thousands of Hungarian Jews in the final months of World War II, is set to be issued next month, after a long personal campaign by Judi Schiff of Melbourne.
RAOUL Wallenberg never set foot on our shores, but among the tens of thousands of Jews he saved during the Holocaust were survivors who helped transform Australia.
PRIME Minister Julia Gillard this week announced that the government would extol Holocaust hero Raoul Wallenberg by giving him honorary citizenship.
AUSTRALIA’S top politicians have feted Righteous Among the Nations Raoul Wallenberg on the centenary of his birth.
A GALAXY of Australians from all walks of life gathered at Temple Beth Israel (TBI) on Tuesday at a state funeral to farewell their friend and mentor Sir Zelman Cowen.