• 2024 Jewish Discovery WeekendVisit Melbourne for a weekend and experience the Jewish community Learn more
  • Get your copy of the 2024 RARA CalendarComplimentary for you Order now
  • News from the RoadHear the latest stories from around Australia Read More
  • Shop nowVisit the RARA online Judaica store to browse our range of products with fast shipping Australia-wide Shop now
  • Support RARALearn how you can provide support for those that need it most. Learn More
  • Watch the Documentary"Outback Rabbis" first premiered in 2017, and has since become a national favourite. Watch it here today. Watch Now
providing jewish connections around australia
"Chabad" is a Jewish outreach group with chapters all over the world, and "RARA" stands for rural and regional Australia.
Chabad of RARA is a community organization that serves Jewish people living in rural and regional areas around Australia.
Our team travels great distances to ensure that the needs of those living further away are met, by providing authentic Jewish experinces, support and connection anywhere in Australia.
We demonstrate the values of living a Jewish life, from the womb until the very last breath.
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Learning & Inspiration
  • I'm a Rabbi and I'm BlackYossi Kulek, a Chabad on Campus rabbi, shares how the Rebbe's guidance helped him overcome racism. Read More
  • What Can the Hebrew Word "Geulah" Teach You?The Line Between Exile and Redemption Read More
Shabbat & Holidays
Candle Lighting Times
Melbourne, VIC
Weekly Torah Portion
Upcoming Holiday
Jul. 23 - Aug. 13
Daily Thought
Defy terror with beauty. Do kindness beyond reason. Combat darkness with infinite light.