News from the JHC

The Jewish Holocaust Centre’s 12-week education course is designed to give participants a detailed understanding of the origins, stages and aftermath of the Holocaust.

The course will be taught by Sue Hampel OAM, Dr Bill Anderson, Dr Michael Cohen, Paul Forgasz, Dr Margaret Taft and Dr Andre Oboler.

Sunday 25 December - Christmas Day
MUSEUM CLOSED

Monday 26 December - Boxing Day Public Holiday
MUSEUM CLOSED

By Kristina Zarich

A new display at the Australian War Memorial pays homage to victims of the Holocaust and honours thousands of survivors who made Australia their home after the end of World War II.

A new permanent display has been launched at the Australian War Memorial in Canberra to pay tribute to victims of the Holocaust.

While marking the deaths of six million Jews, the exhibit also includes stories of the thousands of survivors that made new homes in Australia after the end of World War II.

Developed by the Australian War Memorial and the Jewish Holocaust Centre, the exhibit expands on the small number of relics previously on display.

The Jewish Holocaust Centre will present a travelling exhibit of the photographs by Faye Schulman, the only known Jewish partisan to document the World War II experienceon film.

"Pictures of Resistance: The Wartime Photographs of Jewish Partisan Faye Schulman"

Monday 12 September till Sunday 30 October.

Sunday 2 October - Erev Rosh Hashanah
MUSEUM CLOSED

Monday 3 October - Rosh Hashanah
MUSEUM CLOSED

Tuesday 4 October - Rosh Hashanah
MUSEUM CLOSED

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