February 3rd, 2020

ECAJ statement on the tragic passing of Joshua Levi

To download this statement in PDF format, click here. We are deeply saddened by the sudden and premature death of Joshua Levi, a great journalist and a dear friend to many…

January 28th, 2020

Australia Day Honours 2020

The Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ) Deputy President, Robert Goot AO SC was recognised in this year’s Australia Day honours for his distinguished service to the Jewish community through executive…

January 22nd, 2020

ECAJ Deputy President to attend 75th anniversary commemoration of liberation of Auschwitz-Birkenau and to meet with President Rivlin in Berlin

To download this statement in PDF format, click here. Robert Goot AM SC, Deputy President of the Executive Council of Australian Jewry and Co-Chair of the World Jewish Congress Policy Council…

January 7th, 2020

ECAJ calls for generous community response to bushfire disaster

To download this statement by ECAJ President, Jillian Segal AO in PDF format, click here. Like all Australians, Jewish Australians are utterly devastated by the destruction caused by these bushfires which…

December 12th, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE: Kosher Supermarket Shooting in New Jersey

To download this statement in PDF format, click here. The Executive Council of Australian Jewry, the national peak body representing the Australian Jewish community is deeply saddened and appalled by the fatal…

December 1st, 2019

MEDIA RELEASE: Federal government decision to issue a revised and further exposure draft of the Religious Discrimination Bill

To download this statement in PDF format, click here. To download letter from Prime Minister Scott Morrison, click here. The Executive Council of Australian Jewry has welcomed the Federal government’s decision…