Calendar of Events for 2015

CALENDAR OF EVENTS for 2015

70 Years after the Liberation of Auschwitz: Keeping the Memory Alive

The commemoration, organised annually by the Jewish Holocaust Centre, is held to accord with the November 2005 resolution of the UN General Assembly proclaiming 27 January, the day in 1945 on which Auschwitz was liberated, as the annual international memorial day to mark the Holocaust.

Event Details

  • Event Date Tuesday 27 January
  • Event Type Commemoration
  • Venue Jewish Holocaust Centre
  • Venue Address 13-15 Selwyn St
    Elsternwick 3185

  • Bookings & Enquiries Online Bookings: http://www.trybooking.com/115861

    OR

    03 9528 1985 or admin@jhc.org.au to organise tickets

Guest Speaker: Michael Gawenda, Journalist & Editor will give a lecture on ‘Being a Jewish Journalist’.

Michael Gawenda is one of Australia’s best known journalists and authors. In a journalism career spanning four decades, Mr Gawenda has been a political reporter, a foreign correspondent based in London and Washington, a columnist, a feature writer and an editor. He is the recipient of numerous journalism awards, among them three Walkley awards.

Event Details

  • Event Date Thursday 19 February
  • Event Type Public Lecture
  • Venue Jewish Holocaust Centre
  • Venue Address 13-15 Selwyn St
    Elsternwick 3185

  • Bookings & Enquiries Enquiries: Barbara Sacks on 0404 224 498 or barbaras9@bigpond.com
    Office: 9528 1985 or admin@jhc.org.au