Our History

A History of the Brisbane Hebrew Congregation 1865-1965 written by Mr Morris Ochert OAM (Z”L) has been digitally reproduced and is available for downloading.

Morris Ochert OAM  (Z”L) was a lay historian and Former life member of the BHC, BHC Board member and BHC Property Officer. Like others before him, he devoted considerable time and effort to the affairs of the community, as have all those who have served on the Board of the BHC.

To download the document please Click Here!

Read about the history of the Czech Memorial Sefer by Dr A. M .Briner our honorary heritage officer. To download the document please Click Here!

The story of the Czech Memorial Sefer was made possible by the The Memorial Scrolls Trust. To find out more about the trust please Click Here!

You may also like to visit Memorial Scrolls Trust website  memorialscrollstrust.org

 

Shabbat and Festival Times

Fri  Sept 7th: Light Candles 5.19pm
Shabbat ends: Sat Sept 8 6.12pm

Sun  Sept 9th: Erev Rosh Hashanah Light Candles 5.20pm
Mon 10th: Rosh Hashanah Day 1 Light Candles after 6.13pm
Tues 11th: Rosh Hashanah Day 2 Ends 6.14pm
Wed 12th: Fast of Gedaliah  4.37am – 6.03pm

Fri  Sept 14th: Light Candles 5.22pm
Shabbat ends: Sat Sept 15 6.15pm

Tues 18th: Erev Yom Kippur (Kol Nidrei night) Light Candles 5.24pm
Wed 19th: Yom Kippur Ends 6.17pm

Fri  Sept 21st: Light Candles 5.25pm
Shabbat ends: Sat Sept 22 6.18pm

Sun  Sept 23rd: Erev Sukkot Light Candles 5.26pm
Mon Sept 24th: Sukkot Day 1 Light Candles after 6.19pm        Tues Sept 25th: Sukkot Day 2 Ends 6.20pm

Fri  Sept 28th: Light Candles 5.29pm
Shabbat ends: Sat Sept 29 6.22pm

Sun Sept 30th: Hoshana Rabba Light Candles 5.30pm

Mon Oct 1st: Shemini Atzeret

Tues Oct 2nd: Simchat Torah.