Daily classes (after Maghrib)

We have an updated program of activities that are being run at the Canberra Masjid AFTER MAGHRIB:

Thursday: Know Your Deen –
Discuss and Understand Islamic Rulings with evidence by Sh Nouredine
Friday: al-Qur’aan – Read, Memorise, Understand & Apply (Study of Tafseer Ibn Katheer) by Br Anas
Saturday: Qur’aan Memorisation by Br ‘Ali Omar (brothers only) – all ages
Sunday: TBA
Monday: Learn Classical Arabic and memorise Ahadeeth by Sh. Nouredine
Tuesday: Various ‘aqeedah topics by Br Anas
Wednesday: Qur’aan – Recitation and Tajweed by Br Hashem (brothers) & Umm Ahmed (sisters) – all ages

EVERYDAY AFTER FAJR & ‘ISHA’: Ahadeeth and daily reminders after Fajr by Sh. Nouredine and others

No registeration is necessary and the classes may be joined at any time. For further details, please contact any member of the Executive Committee (see Contact Us page).

Authorised and organised by the Islamic Society of Australian Capital Territory (ISACT).

Qur’aan Tajweed & Recitation classes for sisters with Umm Ahmed resuming from 30 Mar

Qur’aan Tajweed & Recitation classes for sisters only with Umm Ahmed every Thursday after ‘Ishaa’ inShaa’Allaah. This is an excellent opportunity for the sisters to perfect their tajweed and recitation with Umm Ahmed who has an ijaazah in this area. No registration is required and the classes can be joined at any time. Classes are open to sisters of all ages.

Ahadeeth daily after Fajr and ‘Ishaa’ salaah

Brief ahadeeth sessions are being held daily after fajr and ‘ishaa’ jama’ah at the masjid.

Brief matters from Kitaab-at-Tawheed by Imaam Muhammad ibn Abdul Wahhabb after fajr every morning.

Ahadeeth from al-Adab al-Mufrad (Perfection of Character) by Imaam al-Bukhaaree and the explanations after ‘ishaa’ every night.

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

The ‘Eid-ul-Fitr celebrations will inShaa’Allaah again be held at Canberra Masjid 130 Empire Cct Yarralumla this year on Sun 10 July 2016. Click on the attached flyer for details.


For those attending the celebrations at the masjid, please park legally and strictly do not park on neighbours’ yards or block their driveways and encroach upon the neighbours’ rights. Parking volunteers will monitor the parking for any non-compliance and will pursue further. We thank you for your usual cooperation and understanding.

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.

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.

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 secretary@isact.org.au, 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 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