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Jewish Land Settlement Trust

  • Move to Save Jewish Land Settlements in Australia

    A plea to the government of the state of Victoria to save the Australian Jewish land Settlement Trust from impending bankruptcy was answered today by the government in the form of a plan for the organization of a cooperative bank among the settlers at Berwick, one of the settlements of the Trust, whose colonists have… More ▸

  • Australian Jewish Land Settlement Movement in Danger of Collapse: Land Settlement Trust Fears Bankru

    The Australian Jewish Land Settlement Trust, which has for some years been engaged in promoting Jewish agricultural settlement in Australia, issued an urgent appeal to-day to the Australian Jewish Community, declaring that unless funds are immediately forthcoming, it must go bankrupt, because it is unable to meet its obligations. The Berwick Jewish Agricultural Settlement, is… More ▸

  • J. D. B. News Letter

    Although rages are governed by law in Australia, certain powers are given to the Trade Unions by which the unions an grant permission in certain cases or workers to work at a wage below hat fixed by the court. This applies particularly to the case of a man who has been employed in one trade… More ▸

  • Australia Land Trust Receives Further Support

    Preaching in (###) St. Kilda Synagogue, Rev. Jacob Danglow referred to the success that had attended the efforts of the Australian Jewish Land Settlement Trust. Explaining that when the Trust had first started some months ago he had been a vigorous opponent of the scheme because he had thought it impracticable he now thought it… More ▸

  • Jewish Land Settlement in Australia Extends

    (J. T. A. Mail Service) The Australian Jewish Land Settlement Trust which is engaged in an attempt to settle Jews on the land in Australia, has received a bequest of £600 from the executors of the estate of the late Arnold Witner. Endeavors are now being made to organize the movement throughout the Jewish community… More ▸

  • J. D. B. News Letter

    (By Our London Correspondent) The projected Jewish land settlement activity in Australia is to be of an ambitious character, according to information which is in the possession of the London Federation of Jewish Relief Organizations. In 1925, the Federation, then known as the Federation of Ukrainian Jews, entered into communication with the Ukrainian Jewish Relief… More ▸

  • Australian Jews Begin Movement to Colonize Immigrants; Seek Fund

    (Jewish Telegraphic Agency) A movement to settle Jewish immigrants on the land was inaugurated here by a group of influential Jewish leaders. An amount of £50,000 is now being raised by the group for this purpose. Fifteen years ago eight Jewish families were settled at Shepparton, a hundred miles from Melbourne. Today they constitute a… More ▸