National Council of Jewish Women of Australia
The Voice of Australian Jewish Women

"Women working together can achieve anything"
Dr Fanny Reading MBE

  • NCJWA speaks out for women in Agunah
    NCJWA speaks out for women in Agunah
    NCJWA stands to support women in Agunah - "Chained Women" (L- R - Sara Weinstock, Ann Wollner, Dr Elana Sztokman, Rabbi Mordechai Gutnick)
  • NCJWA Breast Cancer support network
    NCJWA Breast Cancer support network
    NCJWA NSW’s Jewish Women’s Breast Cancer Network supports Jewish women and families touched by Breast Cancer (L-R Isabelle Shapiro OAM, Mandi Chonowitz-Jacobson, Dr Mandy Goldman Strous)
  • Dr Elana Sztokman speaks on Gender Equity at the ANU in Canberra
    Dr Elana Sztokman speaks on Gender Equity at the ANU in Canberra
    Dr Elana Sztokman visited Canberra on Monday 30th May and gave an informed presentation about Religious Politics and Trends, and the Effect on Women in Israel
  • NCJWA WA discussion groups on matters of health awareness
    NCJWA WA discussion groups on matters of health awareness
    NCJWA WA has initiated a ‘Be Health Aware’ program, to bring health awareness to our members. Past topics have included Macular Degeneration and Gynaecological Cancers
  • Elana Sztokman - 'Women in Leadership in Israel'
    Elana Sztokman - 'Women in Leadership in Israel'
    The Mina Fink Memorial Lecture is held every year in memory of the late Mina Fink, who was a tireless worker for NCJWA. Her main interests are Israel, leadership, and the family.

Recent Events

  • 20 July - VIC Brainfood Lecture Series - Anita Frayman on "Older people and family relationships"
  • 27 July - VIC Brainfood Lecture Series - Can We Talk About Poland?
  • 3 August – VIC Brainfood Lecture Series - Dr Dvir Abramovich on "Flashpoints: Israel, Anti-Semitism and the Holocaust"
  • 09 August – VIC - NCJWA Duplicate Bridge Day 2016
  • 18 August - Birthing Kit Packing Day and Status of Women/Transcultural Day – NSW
  • 22 August - Jana Gottshall Memorial Library Event. Elena Kats-Chernin in conversation with Gael Hammer - NSW
  • 28 August – VIC - Private Art Tour

Upcoming Events

  • 4 September - Antisemitism Forum – NSW
  • 11 September - Short and Sweet Poetry Afternoon, all proceeds going to Breast Cancer network - Canberra
  • 13 September - VIC Brainfood Lecture Series – Saba Feniger on “Surviving the Holocaust and how it affected my life”
  • 15 September - WA "Be Health Aware" presentation on Meditation