September 30th, 2014

Babi Yar Memorial Event and Monument Unveiling

24th September 2014 On 28 September, the Executive Council of Australian Jewry hosted a memorial event  and the unveiling of a monument in honour of the victims of the Babi Yar Massacre…

August 6th, 2014

Spike in Antisemitic Incidents in Australia in the Wake of the Recent Conflict in Gaza

7th August 2014 We are deeply concerned by accounts of an incident involving racial abuse and threats of violence directed towards Jewish primary school students on a bus in Sydney’s eastern…

August 4th, 2014

Apology by "Sydney Morning Herald" Concerning Antisemitic Cartoon

4th August 2014 Joint Media Statement by the Executive Council of Australian Jewry and the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies – Apology by “Sydney Morning Herald” Concerning Antisemitic Cartoon The Executive…

August 4th, 2014

ECAJ at Sydney's Israel Solidarity Rally

3rd August 2014 The Sydney eastern suburb of Dover Heights was the scene of a solidarity with Israel rally with an estimated 10,000 people in attendance. As well as the Jewish…

June 5th, 2014

Attorney General's Statement on the Status of Jerusalem

6th June 2014 The Executive Council of Australian Jewry (ECAJ) has defended the Federal government’s statement that “the description of East Jerusalem as Occupied East Jerusalem is a term freighted with…

May 28th, 2014

Community Groups Urge Scrapping of Planned Changes to Race Hate Law

28th May 2014 Representatives of the Indigenous, Greek, Jewish, Chinese, Arab and Korean communities met on Monday and Tuesday with more than 80 members of the federal parliament from the Coalition,…