News & ASPJ Events

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New Year Greetings From Polish Ambassador

To mark the Jewish New Year, the Polish Ambassador to Australia, His Excellency Mr. Michał Kołodziejski, has sent his regards and warm wishes to the Jewish community, especially to the members and friends of our organisation.

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Dr George Łuk-Kozika OAM Retires as Honorary Consul-General in Victoria

On 27th September 2020, after twenty five years of service, Dr George Łuk-Kozika OAM steps down from his role as Honorary Consul-General of the Republic of Poland in Victoria. He was the first recipient of the ASPJ's Henryk Sławik Award.

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Spring Issue of HAYNT Out Now!

HAYNT is the magazine of the Australian Society of Polish Jews and Their Descendants. It is published three times annually and features articles on the ASPJ’s activities, as well as articles on Polish-Jews issues in Australia and Poland.

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The ASPJ Partners with FestivALT

It is with great excitement and anticipation that the ASPJ has entered into a partnership with FestivALT, an independent, arts collective which produces a program of critically-acclaimed, Jewish art and activism in Kraków, Poland.

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Board of
Management

Presidents
Ezra May

Co-Vice-Presidents
Izy Marmur (Vic.)
Estelle Rozinski (N.S.W.)

Treasurer & Website
Andrew Rajcher

Secretaries
Lena Fiszman
Peter Schnall

Melbourne
Eva Hussain
David Prince

Sydney
Karen Pakula

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Do You or Your Family Have Roots in Poland?

Many of Poland’s cities and towns are, today, endeavouring to preserve their Jewish history and heritage.

Some are now turning to the ASPJ to assist them in their task of collecting memoirs, photographs and other documents.

To encourage their endeavours, our website can be used to assist them in contacting former residents or their descendants.

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We Welcome
New Members

Formerly know as “The Worldwide Federation of Polish Jews (Australian Chapter)”

In 2009, we took on a new name, a new Constitution, a new Statement of Purpose and a new generation of active members.

Based in Melbourne, Australia, we invite all people, Jewish and non-Jewish, whose roots lie in Poland, to join out reinvigorated organisation.

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