Dayenu Event Schedule

Below are our upcoming Main Events - Either hosted by or in partnership with Dayenu. We welcome other suggestions for member and partner events.

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29th February:
Queer Eye Through a Jewish Lens: Antisemitism and LGBTQIA+ Rights - a Panel Discussion

Dayenu is excited to announce this thrilling collaboration between the Sydney Jewish Musuem, The Jewish Board of Deputies & Dayenu.

We present to you a panel discussion and Q&A with Julie McCrossin AM.

Panelists will include:

  • Dr Kerryn Phelps AM, politician, health and civil rights advocate, media commentator
  • Joshua Kirsh, Social Justice Committee Chair of the NSW Jewish Board of Deputies
  • Speedy Shatari, General Manager of Programs and Engagment at Stand Up
  • Dayenu's very own Kim Gotlieb, who we all know!

Event details:
When: Thursday 29th February.
Where: Sydney Jewish Museum, 148 Darlinghurst Rd, Darlinghurst.
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Cost: $15 each (free for full-time students with valid student card).
RSVP: Register below.

1st March:
Mardi Gras Shabbat Dinner - Waitlist Now Open!

We’re proud to be joining forces with Emanuel Synagogue again this year for our annual Mardi Gras Shabbat, a wonderful opportunity to come together in celebration of our city’s vibrant Jewish LGBTQ+ community.

Emanuel Synagogue takes pride in fostering a welcoming and inclusive environment and has a rich history of supporting the LGBTQ+ community, including hosting same-sex marriage ceremonies and actively engaging in initiatives that promote understanding and unity.

Join us for services followed by a delicious pescatarian dinner with light drinks.

This event has sold out as it does each year, however the Waitlist is now open if you'd like to register.

Event details:

When: Friday 1st March.
Service From 6.15pm.
Dinner from 7.30pm.
Where: Emanuel Synagogue, 7 Ocean St, Woollahra.
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Cost: $75.
It's a BYO event, so bring your favorite beverages to add a personal touch to the celebration.
RSVP: Register below.

2nd March:
Mardi Gras Parade 2024. Dayenu Float Registrations Now Open!

At long last, the moment we've all been waiting for - Registrations for members and allies who want to march in the Dayenu Mardi Gras float in March 2024 has opened!

Registration is essential, so click on the below button to complete your form - one form per person, so groups please register individually.

Mardi Gras details:

When: Saturday 2nd March.
From 3pm.
Where: Sydney CBD, Darlinghurst, Moore Park and surrounds.
Cost: $60 for adults, $40 for concessions.
RSVP: Register below.

3rd March:
Sydney Jewish Museum FREE Pride Tour.

Deepen your understanding of the Jewish LGBTQ+ story in this exclusive tour of the Sydney Jewish Museum during Mardi Gras.
Learn from experts about the history of persecution against the LGBTQ+ community during the Holocaust and hear incredible stories of resistance.

While a free event, registration is essential as spots are limited, so click on your choice of button below to book your spot.

Event details:

When: Sunday 3rd March.
Choice of 12.30pm or 2.30pm
Where: Sydney Jewish Museum, 148 Darlinghurst Rd, Darlinghurst.
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Cost: Free.
Book: Select below.

3rd March:
Dayenu Mardi Gras Afterparty + Social.

After the Museum tour, come along and rest your weary legs while celebrating the success of the night before at our Mardi Gras Afterparty.

The Who's Who of Dayenu will be there welcoming all members, their families and our allies for an afternoon of fun and merriment. Debriefing, Reminiscing, Reliving and following up with all the new friends made - this is what this event is all about.

This Afterparty is to be held in a public venue in the Eastern Suburbs, widely accessible on public transport.

Event details:

When: Sunday 3rd March.
3.00pm onward
Where: Reserved Public Venue, Eastern Suburbs.
Address will be provided after registration
Cost: Free.
Book: Register below.

Dayenu Hanukkah in July.

SNEAK PEEK! In a few months time, when we've have a moment to gather ourselves from the excitement of Mardi Gras, wash off the glitter and go back to 'normality', we've a surprise for you...

Okay, so we're spoiling the surprise now, but Dayenu will be hosting our very first Hanukkah in July.

Details still being nutted out, but Watch This Space, Dayenuans!

Event details:

When: July.
Where: TBD.
Calm yourself, pretty.
Cost: Free.
Probs just bring a plate or summat?
RSVP: Seriously, calm yourself, pet. We love that you're gagging with excitement, though.