Partners and Supporters

Foundation Partners


Major Partner

(Schools and Children’s Programs)

Festival Supporters


Opening Night – In Our Nature

Special event: Love, regardless

Sue Selwyn

Keynote Conversation: David Grossman

Sunday panels

Reporting in times of crisis

Lost gems uncovered

Emma and Henryk Kranz

Possibilities for dialogue in polarised times

Finkel Foundation

Telling authentic stories through food

Cultural tensions in Australia

Doris and Michael Pryles

Climate turning point: challenge or opportunity?

Howard Jacobson in conversation


Everyone Knows Your Mother Is a Witch: A conversation with novelist Rivka Galchen

Sandy and Philip Benjamin

Memory, music, poetry and prose

Golda’s Girls

The Passenger: Unearthing a Dunera Boy’s story

Yiddish in Performance

Not a Pity Party: On Grief, Trauma, Storytelling and Surrender


Children’s programs

The Publishing Hub Space

Festival Hub

Official Booksellers

Media Partners



Andrea and Philip Bliss
Community Impact Foundation
The Dodge Family Foundation
Future Leaders
Julie and Garry Grossbard
Susan and Gary Hearst
Marianne and Arthur Klepfisz
Esther and Michael Kister
​​Renata and Peter Singer
Annette and Graham Smorgon
Irene and John Sutton
Miriam and Frank Tisher
Shulu Foundation
Sue Rose
Victor and Karen Wayne


Festival of Jewish Arts & Music
Jewish International Film Festival
Jewish Museum of Australia
Kadimah Jewish Cultural Centre and National Library
The Social Blueprint


Beth Rivkah Ladies College
Bialik College
Yeshivah College
King David School
Mt Scopus Memorial College
Sholem Aleichem College
Swinburne University
Yavneh College

Other Programs

Book Chat Supporters

Sandy and Phillip Benjamin
Besen Family Foundation
Dr Mark and Dr Alla Medownick
Anonymous (2)
Joseph and Rose Reich
The Australian Jewish News

Global Conversations

Jewish Quarterly Events

Website and Design

Special Thank You

Arnold Bloch Leibler, Honorary Solicitors
Greenberg & Co, Accountants
Underground Media
Damasta Productions