Yom Hazikaron 2022

Tuesday 3 May 2022

The 2022 communal Yom Hazikaron commemoration ceremony will be held as an in-person event at Robert Blackwood Hall, Monash Clayton, on the evening of Tuesday, 3rd May.

It will also be streamed online via the Zionism Victoria Facebook page.

Join us as we come together to commemorate all those that have given their lives for the State of Israel, serving in the IDF or as victims of terror.

Four candle lightings are set to take place, honouring:

Sergeant Israel Ehrlichman, killed on 21st March 1968, aged 20

Corporal Eliyahu Elkayam, killed on 11th November 1982, aged 19

Roee Peles, killed on 25th July 2014, aged 21

Eliyahu David (Eli) Kay, killed on 21st November 2021, aged 25

The night will also feature musical performances from Jewish Day Schools and community choirs, Karen Feldman, Adam Star, Itay Franco, Didi Levine and Shani Weiss with the Bialik College Choir.

Retired Yavneh College teacher and community stalwart Ricky Mainzer together with Michael Mannheim from Tzofim Israeli Scouts will serve as English and Hebrew MCs Erev Shirei Zikaron will precede the ceremony, performed by Shani Weiss.

Doors open at 6:30pm for 7:00pm with Erev Shirei Halochamim proceedings set to commence promptly, followed by the commemoration at 7:30pm.

This is a COVID-19 safe event, and registration is required.

The event is free and not ticketed. First in best dressed, but pre-registration is required.

To register to attend the commemoration, click here

Watch the commemoration on the Zionism Victoria Facebook page

To register to attend the commemoration, click here

Event Details

Tuesday 3 May 2022
7:00 PM
Robert Blackwood Hall, Monash Clayton | 49 Scenic Blvd, Clayton VIC 3800