INFORMATION

 

Location 
Melbourne Hebrew Congregation is located on the corner of Toorak Road and
St Kilda Road, in South Yarra, approximately 2 km south of downtown Melbourne.

It is readily accessible by public transport, with trams along St Kilda Road, nearby Toorak Road, Park Street, and Domain Road in South Yarra. Taxis are readily available in St Kilda Road, and there is ample car parking in the surrounding streets as well as commercial car parking in St Kilda Road

Services
More thorough details can be found on the website calendars etc, but the Synagogue conducts regular services on Thursday mornings and Friday evening in the downstairs Herscu Synagogue, and Saturday morning Shabbat services in the upstairs Shule.

Other services including Rosh Chodesh, and all the Festivals and Fasts are listed in the Calendar.

Our Minister, Rabbi Rubinfeld, is also a renowned Cantor, and ably assisted at many services by a choir.

Visits
Visits for interested parties, in particular school groups and other communal groups, both non-Jewish and Jewish, are readily arranged. Please contact the office on 9866 2255.

Publications
The Synagogue has a proud record of publication of high-quality material including regular glossy magazines, Religious Service brochures, books etc. Back issues where available may be requested from the office.

Please contact our office on 03 9866 2255 to arrange a visit.
As a large international city, Melbourne is well-served with a large assortment of accommodation, from luxury hotels to more budget choices. Below please find listed just a few of the hotels within walking distance of MHC. The first 2 listed are literally across the road from the Shule. For visitors staying in downtown hotels, the Synagogue is also located just some 2km south of the downtown area, on St. Kilda Road, a lovely and leafy major thoroughfare, which makes for a very pleasant and relatively easy 25 minute walk from downtown, or a quick tram or taxi ride.

Hotels in Vicinity of Melbourne Hebrew Congregation

Royce Hotel: Small boutique 5 star around corner from Synagogue.

379 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, VIC 3004 
1800 820 909

Reserve Royce Hotel
Bayview Eden: Medium size 4.5 star hotel within 5 mins walk. Near Albert Park Lake.

6 Queens Rd, Melbourne, VIC 3004 
+61 3 9250 2222/1800 033 001

Reserve Bayview Eden

St Kilda Road Parkview Hotel : Large 4 star hotel 10 mins walk down St Kilda Road.

562 St Kilda Rd, Melbourne, VIC 3004 

Visit Parkview Hotel

The Sebel Albert Park: Large 4.5 star hotel over-looking Albert Park Lake. 15 mins walk to Shule.

65 Queens Rd, Melbourne, VIC 3004                                   
1800 633 888

Reserve The Sebel Albert Park

Bayview on the Park: Large 4 star hotel over-looking Albert Park Lake. 12 mins walk.

52 Queens Road, Melbourne  VIC 3004
(03) 9243 9999

Reserve Bayview on the Park

Melbourne is world-renowned for its cuisine and extensive choice of restaurants from those with “haute-cuisine” to the more casual.

Visitors in general to Melbourne have a plethora of restaurant choices.  Below are a number of kosher restaurants including a vegetarian for those who are mindful of kosher dietary issues but prepared to eat vegetarian.

Kleins Kosher Gourmet
19 Glen Eira Road, Ripponlea
Ph: (03) 9528 1200

Daneli’s Kosher Deli
328A Carlisle Street, Balaclava
Ph: (03) 9527 7014

Glick’s cakes and bagels
330 Carlisle Street, Balaclava
Ph: (03) 9527 2198
Kimberley Gardens (Kosher)
441 Inkerman Street, East St Kilda
Ph: (03) 9526 3865
Milk n Honey
792 Glen Huntly Road, Caulfield South
Ph: (03) 9043 5991
Laffa Bar
338 Hawthorn Road Caulfield South
Ph: (03) 9532 7888