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Australia & New Zealand

In Canberra, Rabbis Gather to Meet Australian Prime Minister
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They thank him for his unwavering support for the Jewish community and Israel
A Menorah as Memorial to Sydney Terror Attack
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Emissary couple joins those paying their respects at Martin Place site
Sydney Police Storm Hostage Site; Rabbi Urges Prayer, Good Deeds and Caution
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Three people were killed and nine hospitalized after a 16-hour crisis in a cafe
11-Year-Old Missing Girl Found Safe in Australia
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Thousands had searched through Sydney area amid worldwide prayers
Prayers and Good Deeds for Girl, 11, Missing in Australia
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Thousands searching throughout Sydney
Sydney Prays for Israel and Sends Mitzvah Cards to the Kotel
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Australian Jews show their support for IDF soldiers in the battle against Hamas
Mrs. Rivki Barber, 49, Beloved Teacher and Mentor in Australia
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She moved across the world to enrich the lives of Jews Down Under
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Parent volunteers help make the program for Jewish children a success
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In Sydney, Chabad emissaries discuss their work and aim to get new projects off the ground
Charity and Kind Acts to Honor Woman Who Died in Nepal
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An outpouring of love for Marina Muchnik, who did so much for others
Displaced Australians Offered Shelter as Bushfires Rage On
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Chabad centers also offer food, pet care and spiritual support
From Death Comes an Affirmation of Life
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Chabad rabbi in Australia oversees a funeral, then a Bar Mitzvah, in a tide of unforseen events
New Synagogue Dedicated in Melbourne
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Central Chabad Shule spurred by families from South Africa.
Isolated, Scenic Tasmania is Inspired by Young Couple
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Chabad-Lubavitch couple brings together a widely scattered community
Australian Jewish Women Fill Sydney Campus
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Jewish women from across Australia gathered in Sydney for the local Lubavitch Women’s Oragnization’s 17th annual conference.
New Zealand Calm Shaken by Another Series of Tremors
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Just when rebuilding efforts were starting to show encouraging progress in Christchurch, New Zealand, city dwellers got a rude awakening Friday afternoon when the ground starting shaking yet again.
Australian Parliamentarians Celebrate Chanukah Before Recess
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Among their last acts before their scheduled winter break, legislators in the Parliament of New South Wales hosted a public Chanukah menorah lighting ceremony with leaders from the Jewish Board of Deputies and Rabbi Pinchus Feldman of Sydney’s Yeshiva Centre.
South African Émigrés Building an Inclusive Australian Center
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An intensive building campaign launched five years ago by the Central Shule Chabad in Melbourne, Australia, has achieved close to 90 percent of its goal towards establishing a community center that will benefit not only its congregants, but the entire local Jewish community as well.
Australian State Parliament Puts Silver Menorah on Permanent Display
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State legislative leaders from both the majority and opposition parties unveiled a permanent display for the Parliament of New South Wales’ prized silver Chanukah menorah.
Flurry of Tremors Threaten to Derail New Zealand Recovery
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Buildings toppled yet again in Christchurch, New Zealand’s quake-prone – and second-largest – city in the wake of a series of powerful earthquakes that threatened to derail recovery efforts set in motion after February’s deadly temblor.
First Jewish Preschool in Australian Capital Moves Forward
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Just three months after inaugurating the Australian capital’s first Jewish ritual bath, Canberra’s local Jewish community is celebrating a new milestone: the purchase of a disused childcare center to house the city’s first Jewish preschool.
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