Fridays 10am, replay Tuesdays 3pm

Fun-filled frivolity and frippery and Jewish community issues every Friday with Gary, Max (Mendel) and Morris.

TenKradius co-host Max Lasky
Max Lasky

Max Lasky, is a staunch supporter of several local Jewish organisations that include C-Care, the historic Ballarat synagogue and J-AIR. Each week on TenKradius, he presents diverse segments such as Around the Shtetl and the Shuls, Jewish History on This Day, Parshah of the Week and Yiddish Vort of the Week. 


Gary Mallin
Gary Mallin

Gary Mallin – journalist, writer and odd-jobs man – has worked in the Australian media for some 50 years. He hosts TenKradius with Max Lasky and Morris Mond as they present light entertainment, On This Day in Judaism, On This Day, Jokes of the Week, Middle East issues, The World According to Morris (TWATM), the occasional guest and a little Yiddish.


Morris Mond

Morris Mond, born in 1951 in Melbourne to Polish immigrants, was brought up in a traditional Jewish home where his upbringing was based on a firm love of his Yiddish roots. As a baal koreh and baal tefilah with a deep learning and understanding of his Hebraic heritage, he is proud to be a part of J-AIR and present segments based on Torah and the Jewish/Israel world.


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19 Mar 2021, 10am

19 Mar 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TenKradius for 19 march 2021 corresponding with 6 Nissan 5781. This is day 78 of 365, leaving 287 until 2022. Listen in for: On This Day and On This Day in Judaism Talking Torah Aussie Style (the old Parsha of the Week) TATM (Thoughts According to Morris) TWAT (The World According to Morris) Jokes of the Week (Coca-Cola in Israel) Around the Shtetl and Yiddish of the Week. TenKradius is dedicated to the 6 million, who cannot tell their story today.  

12 Mar 2021, 10am

12 Mar 2021, 10am TenKradius This is TenKradius 12 March, 2021.

5 Mar 2021, 10am

5 Mar 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TenKradius on day 64 of 365, leaving 301 for the year. Today corresponds with 21 Adar 5781. Listen in for Mendel’s tribute to Michael Gudinski Around the Shtetl The World According to Morris (TWATM) Thoughts According to Morris (TATM) Yiddish of the Week Joke of the Week Parsha of the Week and Commentary  

26 Feb 2021, 10am

26 Feb 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to MGM Enterprises’ TenKradius on 26 February 2021, corresponding with 14 Adar, 5781. This is day 57 of 365, leaving 308 until 2022. Listen in for Purim shpiels around Melbourne A summary and commentary on Parsha Tetzaveh Yiddish of the Week Purim Joke of the Week On This Day On This Day in Judaism and new segment Words of Wisdom  

12 Feb 2021, 10am

12 Feb 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TenKradiuis for February 12, day 43 of 2021, leaving 322 this year. Catch-up podcast.  

19 Feb 2021, 10am

19 Feb 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TenKradius on day 50 of 365 in 2021, leaving 315 to go. This corresponds with 7 Adar 5781. Candle-lighting is 7.55 tonight and Shabbos ends tomorrow at 8.53pm. Listen in for Parsha of the Week and Commentary; Joke of the Week; Around the Shtetl; The World According to Morris; On This Day and On This Day In Judaism.

5 Feb 2021, 10am

5 Feb 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TenKradius and the MGM lads (Morris, Gary and Mendel) on 5 February, day 36 of 365 (329 to go) and corresponding with 23 Shevat 5781. Shabbos goes from 8.11pm today until 9.11pm tomorrow. The eruv is kosher. This is MGM’s first live program since 13 March 2020. Whoopee! Listen in for Yiddish of the Week; On This Day; On This in Judaism; The World According to Morris (TWATM); Around the Shtetl; Parsha of the Week and Commentary; and Jokes of the Week.  

29 Jan 2021, 10am

29 Jan 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TKR on day 29 of the year, leaving 336 for the rest of 2021. 29 January corresponds with 16 Shevat 5781. Shabbos candle-lighting is 8.18pm and Shabbos ends tomorrow at 9.18om Listen in for Parsha of the Week (Beshalach) and Commentary by Morris; Yiddish of the Week; Around the Shtetl (Australia Day awards); On This Day; On This Day in Judaism and, of course, a few laughs in Jokes of the Week.

22 Jan 2021, 10am

22 Jan 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to 22 January 2021, the 22nd day of the year, corresponding with 9 Shevat 5781 and Parsha Bo. Listen in for On This Day, On This Day in Judaism, Parsha of the Week and Commentary by Morris Mond, Jokes of the Week, Around the Shtetl and Yiddish of the Week.

15 Jan 2021, 10am

15 Jan 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TenKradius for January 15, day 15 of 365 leaving 350 days to go in 2021. This corresponds with 2 Shevat 5781 and the reading of Parsha Ve’eira. Light Shabbos candles at 8.26pm. Shabbos ends at 9.29pm tomorrow. Listen in for Jokes of the Week; Yiddish of the Week; Parsha of the Week and Commentary; Around the Shtetl; On This Day in Judaism and On This Day.

8 Jan 2021, 10am

8 Jan 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TKR on the eighth of the 2021, corresponding with 24 Tevet 5781. Listen in for Jokes of the Week, Yiddish of the Week, Parsha of the Week and Commentary, Around the Shtetl, On This Day and On This Day in Judaism.

1 Jan 2021, 10am

1 Jan 2021, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TenKradius on the first day of 2021, which corresponds with 17 Tevet 5781 and Shabbos Vayechi. Listen in for Jokes of the Week; Parsha of the Week and Commentary by Morris; Yiddish of the Week; On This Day and On This Day in Judaism and Around the Shtetl with Max.

25 Dec 2020, 10am

25 Dec 2020, 10am TenKradius Welcome to TenKradius on Friday, 25 December 2020, the 360th day of the year, corresponding with 10 Tevet 5781. On today’s program listen to: On This Day On This Day in Judaism Jokes of the Week Parsha of the Week (Vayigash) and commentary Around the Shtetl Yiddish of the Week

18 Dec 2020, 10am

18 Dec 2020, 10am TenKradius Welcome to day 353 of 366; 13 to until 2021: corresponding to 3 Tevet 5781. Shabbos runs from 8.22pm today to 9.28pm tomorrow. Around the Shtetl On This Day; On This Day in Judaism Parsha of the Week (Mikeitz); Morris Mond commentary Jokes of the Week Yiddish of the Week  

11 Dec 2020, 10am

11 Dec 2020, 10am TenKradius December 11 is day 346 (of 366) for 2020 and corresponds with 24 Kislev 5781. On This Day On This Day in Judaism Around the Shtetl Parsha of the Week and Commentary Jokes of the Week Yiddish of the Week

4 Dec 2020, 10am

4 Dec 2020, 10am TenKradius On This Day On This Day in Judaism Jokes of the Week Parsha of the Week and commentary Around the Shtetl Yiddis of the Week

20 Nov 2020, 10am

20 Nov 2020, 10am TenKradius This is day 325 of 366, leaving 41 until the end of the year. It is 4 Kislev 5281 and the parsha of the week is Toldot. Listen in for Jokes of the Week; On This Day (Joe Biden is 78 today); On This Day in Judaism; Parsha of the Week and Commentary; Around the Shtetl and Yiddish of the week.  

13 Nov 2020, 10am

13 Nov 2020, 10am TenKradius This is day 318 of 366, leaving 48 for the year. Parsha of the Week and commentary On This Day On This Day in Judaism Around the Shtetl Jokes of the Week Yiddish of the Week

6 Nov 2020, 10am

6 Nov 2020, 10am TenKradius Welcome to day 311 of 366, leaving 55 to go this year. Listen for On This Day; On This Day in Judaism; Parsha of the Week and Commentaryby Morris; Jokes of the Week; Around the Shtetl and Yiddish of the Week.

30 Oct 2020, 10am

30 Oct 2020, 10am TenKradius Welcome to day 304 of 366 this leap year, leaving 61 to go. It’s also 12 Cheshvan 5781. On This Day and On This Day in Judaism Parshah of the Week, and commentary Around the Shtetl Jokes of the Week Yiddish of the Week

23 Oct 2020, 10am

23 Oct 2020, 10am TenKradius Businessman Frank Lowy turned 90 on 22 October. Mazeltov from us. On This Day, day 296 of 33, leaving 69 for 2020. It is 5 Cheshvan 5781. On This Day in Judaism Around the Shtetl Parshah of the Week (Noach) and commentary by Morris Jokes of the Week (the rabbi and the priest) Yiddish of the Week

16 Oct 2020, 10am

16 Oct 2020, 10am TenKradius Welcome to Day 290 of 366 for 2020, leaving 76 to go. It is 28 Tishrei 5781. Listen in for On This Day On This Day In Judaism Parshah of the Week; commentary  by Morris Jokes of the Week The World According to Morris (TWATM) Around the Shtetl Yiddish of the Week

9 Oct 2020, 10am

9 Oct 2020, 10am TenKradius On This Day: 9 October 2020; 21 Tishrei 5781; days 283 of 366, leaving 83 until 2021. On This Day in Judaism Jokes of the Week Hoshana Raba Parshah of the Week and commentary The World According to Morris

2 Oct 2020, 10am

2 Oct 2020, 10am TenKradius TenKradius on day 276 of 366, leaving 90 to go. 14 Tishrei 5781, Succoth ends on Sunday at 8.07pm after daylight saving kicks in. On This Day On This Day in Judaism Parshah of the Week and commentary by Morris A word about Succoth The World According to Morris Yiddish of the Week and a few jokes