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Esther Friedman

Our oldest Jew?

ESTHER Friedman has spent much of her life outdoors. As a teenager on the basketball court, to many years spent playing tennis, to a lifelong love of fishing, swimming, and later, lawn bowls. Today she still go...

Firm friends at ZFA

FEDERAL Minister Mitch Fifield confirmed that he is a staunch supporter of Israel and the Jewish people when he delivered the keynote address at the Zionist Federation of Australia’s (ZFA) 2016 biennial confere...

Jane Rapke steps down

AFTER more than half-a-decade, Jane Rapke has decided to step down as executive director of Zionism Victoria at the end of this year. “It’s been an amazing journey in a pivotal professional role,” Rapke told T...