Khatmul Quran

Friday night, 1 July 2016 / 26 Ramadan 1437, Khatmul Quran occurred at the Canberra Mosque with Qari Saad Nasser al-Qudair from Saudi Arabia leading the Salah.  Below are the audio recordings.

Isha Salat

Taraweeh – First 4 rakat

Taraweeh – Last 4 rakat

Witr with Qunoot

‘Eid-ul-Fitr Salaah & Celebrations @ Masjid CBR – ALSO SEEKING VOLUNTEERS

The ‘Eid-ul-Fitr salaah and celebrations will again be held at Canberra Masjid this year. The ‘Eid will inShaa’Allaah be announced on the evening after maghrib on Monday 4 July. The celebrations will be held on Sun 10 July. Click on the attached flyer for details.


Taraweeh Prayers & Other Programs during Ramadhan

Taraweeh prayers are be held following ‘Isha’ prayers at 7.00pm every night during Ramadhan.

Qari Saad Nasser al-Qudair from Saudi Arabia will be leading Taraweeh every night throughout Ramadhan inShaa’Allaah. He also holds Qur’aan classes for children after Taraweeh everyday.

Sh Furqan Jabbar also holds tafseer classes after Taraweeh, attempting to briefly summarise the verses recited during the Taraweeh.

Tahajjud/Qiyaam-ul-Layl salaah is also held every night at 4am.

Start of Ramadan 1437 AH – Monday, 6 June 2016

The Imams Council of ACT (Imam Mohammed Swaiti, Imam Nourredine Laraibi and Imam Adama Konda) have met after Maghrib today at the Canberra Masjid and have declared that fasting for Ramadan 1437 AH will start on Monday, 6 June 2016 inShaaAllaah. Therefore, Taraweeh prayers will start tonight straight after ‘Isha’ at 7:00pm.

Daily Masjid classes (updated April 2016)

NOTE: No classes during Ramadhan.

We have a new updated program of activities that are being run at the Canberra Masjid after ‘Ishaa’ prayer:

Thursday: Qur’aan classes (Recitation and Tajweed) by Br Hashem (brothers) & Umm Ahmed (sisters) – all ages
Friday: Evolution of Fiqh by Sh Furqan Jabbar
Saturday: Studying Kitab al-Tawheed by Sh Furqan Jabbar
Sunday: Qur’aan classes (Memorisation) by Br ‘Ali Omar (brothers only) – all ages
Tuesday: Various topics by Br Anas Mazaydeh & brothers (brothers only)
Wednesday: Arabic Language for Beginners by Br Mekki Hashim

Please register your interest by sending an Email to, using the Feedback Form or contacting any member of the Executive Committee (see Contact Us page). Alternatively, you can attend on the day to register.

Classes may be joined at any stage.

All text books are provided.

Organised by the Islamic Society of Australian Capital Territory (ISACT).

Welcome Ramadhan – Lecture on Sat 21 May

Date: Saturday, 21 May 2016
Time: After ‘Ishaa’ prayer (7pm)
Location: Masjid Canberra, 130 Empire Circuit, Yarralumla
Speaker: Sh Furqan Jabbar

InShaaAllaah, the lecture will be delivered to help us prepare and make the most of the blessed and upcoming month of Ramadhan.

There will separate arrangements for brothers and sisters as usual inShaaAllaah. You are welcome to bring a plate of food to share with your brothets/sisters.

Daily Salaat-ul-Jama’ah (congregational prayer) Times

MAGHRIB – 5 minutes after adhaan
‘ISHAA’ – 7pm
FAJR – 30 minutes after adhaan
DHUHR – 12.30pm
‘ASR – 10 minutes after adhaan
JUMU’AH – khutba at 1pm

See prayer timetables for adhaan times and other details. Jama’ah to be led by appointed imams/brothers only.

Arabic Classes for Beginners

Date: From Wednesday, 2 March 2016 (every Wednesday)
Time: After Maghrib prayer
Location: Canberra Mosque, 130 Empire Circuit, Yarralumla
Speaker: Br Mekki Hashim

Br Mekki Hashim will be conducting an interactive Arabic class for beginners.  The classes will be followig a set syllabus based on the Madinah Arabic reader.  All required textbooks and workbooks will be provided at no cost.

Please register your interest by sending an Email to, using the Feedback Form or contacting any member of the Executive Committee (see Contact Us page). Alternatively, you can attend on the day to register.

Organised by the Islamic Society of Australian Capital Territory (ISACT).

‘Eid-ul-Adha 1436H on Thursday, 24 September 2015

On behalf of the Imams Council of ACT, Imam Adama Konda announced that since the Day of Arafah will fall on Wedneday, 23 September 2015, ‘Eid-ul-Adha will InshaaAllaah be on Thursday, 24 September 2015.

Salat-ul-‘Eid at the Canberra Mosque (130 Empire Cct Yarralumla) will be at 7:30am for an 8:00am start.

Please be mindful that the masjid has limited parking options and indoor capacity. Furthermore, strictly do not park on the neighbours’ lawns or block their driveways please and encroach upon their rights on you. We thank you for your past and ongoing cooperation in this matter.

Alternatively, you may attend Salat-ul-‘Eid at the Australian Institute of Sport (AIS) Arena (Bruce) which is a large venue with ample parking options available.

‘Eid Mubarak.

‘Eid-ul-Adha celebrations

Brothers from Spence Musallah will InShaaAllaah be holding the ‘Eid-ul-Adha celebrations onsite on Sunday 27 September 2015. We shall be joining them in the celebrations. You are all invited to join.

How to Perform Hajj

On Friday, 21 August 2015, after Isha, the Imam will Inshallah be delivering a presentation on Hajj.  Whether or not you are intending to perform Hajj this year, or whichever group or travel agency you might be going with, ALL are invited to this presentation:

Hajj & Umrah

  • Are you performing Hajj this Year ?!?
  • Do you want to know more about Hajj ?!?
  • Do you have questions or concerns ?!?

Friday, 21 August 2015, after Isha (7:30pm) at Masjid Canberra