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October 27 - November 7

Foundation Down Under | Mission to Australia

2019 Mission to Australia

G’day! We’re Sold Out! But, WAIT…..

We have had such an overwhelming response to our Foundation Mission to Australia that our second bus is now full. If you are still interested in joining us and would like to be added to the waiting list, please fill out this Waiting List Form and send it back to Amazing Journeys. The wait list will be cleared on a first-come, first-served basis. If a space becomes available, you will be notified.

Feel free to contact Amazing Journeys with any questions: info@amazingjourneys.net or 412-571-0220.

Thank You!

Sheri & David Berk, Co-chairs
Lori & Bob Shure, Co-chairs

Join the Waiting List to Explore Australia through an exclusive, curated experience

October 27 – November 7, 2019

  • See the iconic sites of Sydney, including the Sydney Opera House, Bondi Beach, and Sydney Harbor Bridge
  • Visit the expansive Queen Victoria markets and the remarkable Royal Botanical gardens in Melbourne
  • Picnic in the Australian bush and witness incredible flora and fauna in Cairns at the Far North Queensland’s World Heritage Rainforest, Barron Gorge National Park, and the Great Barrier Reef
  • Travel with Rabbi Danny Schiff to Melbourne’s thriving Jewish community with a visit to its largest synagogue and the Jewish Museum of Australia
  • Looking to extend your time down under? We have two optional extensions for you to choose from – either three days in Ayers Rock or seven days in New Zealand!

To register, explore the itinerary, or learn more details, please visit amazingjourneys.net/trip/foundation-down-under

$4600* per person

Sheri & David Berk, Co-chairs
Lori & Bob Shure, Co-chairs

Participation in this mission requires a minimum commitment of $3,600 per household ($1,000 for young adults ages 22-45 at the time of the mission) to the 2019 and 2020 Jewish Federation’s Community Campaign

Questions? Contact Amazing Journeys at info@amazingjourneys.net or 412-571-0220.

To discuss the Australia Mission with a Jewish Federation staff member, please contact Eric Probola at eprobola@jfedpgh.org or 412-992-5216.

* Cost per person is $4,600 for double occupancy and $6,200 for single occupancy
After October 5, 2018, prices increase $300

The 2019 Mission to Australia coincides with Election Day on Tuesday, November 5, 2019. To prepare for the mission, Jewish Federation staff will provide information about absentee ballots, so that you may cast your vote in 2019. Please stay tuned for more information next year. Learn more information about absentee ballots.

The full inclusion of people of all abilities is a core value of the Pittsburgh Jewish Community. Please discuss disability-related accommodations with the contact person for this mission.


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