Category: History

Posts on New Zealand Jewish community history.

Have your say on logo ideas!

In June we called for ideas for a logo for the Wellington Jewish Community Centre. We asked for your ideas – concepts, examples of logos from elsewhere, or actual logo designs – which we could...

Share an idea for our logo!

We will be celebrating our 175th anniversary a few months from now so we thought it was time we designed a logo for the Wellington Jewish Community Centre so it can look it’s best.

New sefer Torah welcomed

The Wellington orthodox Jewish community celebrated the dedication of the first sefer Torah to be written specifically for the congregation in its 173-year history.


The Wellington Jewish community will be marking ANZAC Day and the 100th anniversary of the Gallipoli landings this Shabbat with a couple of specific events at the Centre in addition to public commemorations in Wellington: