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Jewish Holocaust Centre
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The Jewish Holocaust Centre was created by Melbourne Holocaust survivors as a memorial to the 6 million Jews who were murdered in WWII. It opened in 1984 with a mission to educate the public ‘to combat antisemitism, racism and prejudice in the community’.
New Position: Director of Education (time fraction 0.6-0.75)
3rd September 2013
Liberals laud Shoah Centre
29th July 2013
Launch of JHC App
23rd July 2013
Two More OAMs for our Holocaust Survivor-Guides
8th July 2013
New Polish Ambassador visits the Centre
6th June 2013
Melbourne Jewish community farewells Croatian Consul
17th May 2013
Wallenberg citizenship on display
17th May 2013
Anne Frank – ‘A History for Today’ travelling exhibition
12th November 2012
Remembering 9/11 horror: a balancing act by Jayne Josem
13th September 2012
Education Minister ‘moved’ by Jewish Holocaust Centre
3rd September 2012
Australia to Contribute to the Auschwitz-Birkenau Foundation
4th August 2012
Launch of The Rescuers exhibition
26th July 2012
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