A new chapter for Ballarat Hebrew Congregation

Ballarat Synagogue

Ballarat Hebrew Congregation goes online. This is an exciting venture for Australia’s oldest operating synagogue on mainland Australia: the historic mixes with the new. We have created ballaratsynagogue.org to help be more accessible to our members and patrons, as well as the wider Jewish community so that current and next generations get benefit from the … Read more

Synagogue Maintenance & Restoration

The responsibility for the continuation of Jewish life in Ballarat has fallen to a dedicated few, who alone cannot maintain the complex of buildings. Since the death of our last full-time minister in 1941, we have been fortunate in always having someone to officiate at services and keep the flag of Judaism flying. Complete restoration … Read more