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What?

WHAT?

Machane Medura (bonfire) is Habonim Dror Sydney’s 2023 winter camp! Habo winter camp is an incredible opportunity for Jewish youth to make friends, receive informal Jewish education and have a lot of fun. Habo is an inclusive and warm space where the skills and interests of everyone are nurtured. Get ready to experience fun informal programs, camp activities, music, dancing and time with your friends! 

When?

When?

Junior Camp (years 3-8):
July 3-6

Senior Camp (years 9-11):
July 7-11

Sign Up

Sign up

Sign up here! Contact Tzevet Machane if you have any questions.

Costs

Costs

Members

Early bird fee

Late fee

Normal fee

No child should miss out on Habo camp due to finances.
If you require a subsidy or payment plan, or have any financial concerns, please contact our Gizbar (treasurer), Max.

Max Kidman
phone: +61 415 343 636
email: sydgizbar@hdoz.com

non-Members

$380

$430

$410

$460

$440

$490

Contact

Contacts

Tzevet Machane (camp comittee)

Charlotte Chiert: 0426 636 511
Chloe Miller: 0458 216 656

Junior

Aaron Lemberg: 0479 189 154
Yael Adar: 0487 376 122

Senior

Gizbar (treasurer)

Max Kidman: 0415 343 636
                sydgizbar@hdoz.com

Dana: 0468 435 390
               sydney@hdoz.com 

Habo Sydney queries 

Preunions

Junior preunion

WHEN: Sunday June 11 | 2 - 3.30 PM
WHAT: playing fun arcade games with friends
WHERE: Archie Brothers, 75 O'Riordan St, Alexandria 2015
COST: $5 for members, $10 for non-members

 

SENIOR preunion


WHEN: Sunday June 18 | 4 - 6 PM
WHAT: chill afternoon with sports, activities, snacks, a bonfire and fun
WHERE: Habo House, 7 St Marys Avenue, Bondi Junction

CLICK HERE TO SIGN UP

Preunions
FAQs
  • HOW DOES CAMP LOOK THIS YEAR?
    We are so excited to be bringing FED back for the first time in 3 Years!! FED in 2023 will be bigger and better than ever! Taking place at a campsite in Victoria with all of Habo Australia reunited!
  • WHO SHOULD I CONTACT WITH QUESTIONS?
    Email: fed@hdoz.com For Year 9 (Ze'ev) Enquiries : Mich - 0406 997 974 For Year 10 + 11 (Zamir + Sufah) Enquiries : Kerryn - 0451 771 505 Payments: Katie - gizbar@hdoz.com
  • HOW DO I SIGN UP?
    Click the link below and have your Health Insurance details, parents permission and payment ready!!!
  • WHAT IF I/MY CHILD CAN NOT ATTEND ALL OF CAMP?
    If your child needs to begin late or finish early contact tzevet machane at fed@hdoz.com or call the relevant contact numbers below. For Year 9 (Ze'ev) Enquiries : Mich - 0406 997 974 For Year 10 + 11 (Zamir + Sufah) Enquiries : Kerryn - 0451 771 505
  • WHO LEADS AND RUNS CAMP?
    We have amazing madrichim who have put a lot of work and planning into the Machane (Camp). Our madrichim underwent a 10 month long leadership training program in Israel (During their Shnat program) or Year 10 Hadracha leadership course, and are going through additional leadership and safety training during the year. Camp is run by a Tzevet Machane who oversee all camp related issues. This Tzevet consists of Mich, Kerryn and Maya with Federal Mazkirut member Goldie!
  • CAN I TRUST TO SEND MY CHILD ON A HABO CAMP?
    Yes! All our leaders comply with the AZYC's safeguarding children policies and Working With Children (WWC) check. These comprehensive policies ensure your children are always safe under our care. For more information click on the links below: AZYC Safeguarding Children and Young People Policy AZYC Guidelines for Parents AZYC Rights of Young People We have amazing madrichim who are well practiced in educating and looking after children. We spend a long time thinking about the safety of our chanichim on camp, and are constantly developing new and better structures of running camp so that it is fun and also safe. Habo camps have been running for decades, which provides us years of experiences, and have always been large and successful camps. For more information contact: Brooke Levy (Chairperson) - 0478218222 or email us at melbcamp@hdoz.com
Safety

Safety

Child safety

Our madrichim are experienced in informal education and care a lot about your children. We spend a lot of time putting structures and practices in place to ensure the safety of your children on camp, and we are constantly assessing and improving the way we run camp so it is fun and safe. Habo camps have been running for decades which provides valuable experience on how to run safe and successful camps.

All our madrichim have Working with Children Checks and comply with the Australian Youth Zionist Council's child safety policies. For more information, view these policies below:
AZYC Safeguarding Children and Young People Policy
AZYC Guidelines for Parents
AZYC Rights of the Child

COVID 19 Policy

Our COVID-19 Policy is based off most recent government and AZYC guidelines. We will be sharing a current policy shortly. Please contact Tsevet Machane with any urgent concerns.
 

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