News & ASPJ Events

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ASPJ Genealogy Open Day

The Beth Weizmann Jewish Community Centre auditorium, in Melbourne, was filled for the ASPJ's first Genealogy Open Day featuring special guest, Polish genealogist and historian, Michał Majewski, who provided the audience with valuable research…

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ASPJ Executive Members Meet New Australian Ambassador

ASPJ Co-Presidents Bernard Korbman and Ezra May, together with Co-Vice-President, Izy Marmur, met today with the next Australian Ambassador to Poland, Lloyd Brodrick, prior to his departure for Warsaw. Their discussion included several important…

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Our Moshe Fiszman z”l and Polish Friends Honoured

Our Moshe Fiszman z"l, ASPJ foundation Board member, has been posthumously honoured with an OAM in the 2019 Queen's Birthday honours list. Our Polish friends, Zygmunt Bielinski and Dr Sylvia Greda-Bogusz, have also both been awarded an OAM .

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Vale Moshe Fiszman z”l (1921-2019)

It is with immense sadness that we mourn the passing of Moshe Fiszman z"l - Holocaust Survivor - a founding and, until his passing, continuing member of the Board of Management of the Australian Society of Polish Jews & Their Descendants.

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Board ofManagement

Co-Presidents
Bernard Korbman, OAM
Ezra May

Co-Vice-Presidents
Izy Marmur
Estelle Rozinski

Treasurer
Andrew Rajcher

Secretaries
Lena Fiszman
Peter Schnall

Melbourne
Eva Hussain
David Prince

Sydney
Karen Pakula
Estelle Rozinski

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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, a new feature has been added to this website to assist them in contacting former residents or their descendants.

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We WelcomeNew Members

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

We have 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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