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Press Release 19 March 2009

Experience the buzz of Tel Aviv 100 close up with the Zionist Council of Victoria

With the success of the Zionist Council of Victoria’s first ever tour to Israel in 2008 for Israel’s 60th celebrations the ZCV is delighted to announce that this year’s “Tel Aviv 100” tour will be taking place from 11 to 21 June, 2009.

The “Tel Aviv 100” tour promises to be a remarkable opportunity to visit Israel during centenary celebrations. Participants will tour special sites and travel the breadth of Israel, finishing with a three day intensive tour of Tel Aviv. They will meet with fascinating Israelis in the fields of politics, media and culture, having the opportunity to discuss the critical issues facing Israel and her people.

The ZCV is working with our affiliates to continue last year’s collaborations and connect tour participants with Australian projects in Israel. 

The tour will be led by Eitan Drori who has many successful missions to his credit, and ZCV Executive Director Ginette Searle, together with a hand-selected guide who is one of Israel’s best English speaking guides. Our local tour partner is once again FBI Travel, well known for their experience and attention to detail.

The tour price of only USD $2,320 (twin share) includes:
• Quality accommodation and meals
• Highly experienced, private, English speaking guide
• Luxury coach travel
• All admission to sites and attractions
• Special guest speakers and exclusive access to selected sites

To browse the “Tel Aviv 100” tour itinerary click onto the ZCV website at Tour 2009. To register your interest, contact Vicky at FBI on (03) 8573 0915.

Join us to experience the culture, history and achievements of Israel, meet with Israelis to explore the issues and importantly, show your solidarity with Israel in the most practical of ways – by being there.

Visit the Bauhaus architecture that Tel Aviv is
famous for, on the ZCV’s Tel Aviv 100 Tour

For more information contact:
Ginette Searle – Executive Director, Zionist Council of Victoria 9272 5544
The Zionist Council of Victoria leads and encourages Jewish and Zionist activity and expression within Victoria, to represent the Jewish community, to promote and communicate Israel’s interests within the broader Victorian community and to promote Victoria’s relationship with Israel. For more information, visit the Zionist Council of Victoria website