Leifer was former head of religion and principal of Adass Israel School and fled Melbourne for Israel in March 2008
When Scott Morrision elected Prime Minister
Defeating Dave Sharma and forcing Liberal government into minority
First by an incumbent Israeli PM.
Honoured at a state memorial service
Seasoned Israeli diplomat and the face of Israel on the world’s TV news bulletins
First visit by a sitting NSW premier.
Also first female Governor of Victoria
Position first held by Sir Isaac Isaacs nearly 100 years ago.
A first for Australia