Daily Classes

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

Friday: al-Qur’aan – Study of Tafseer Ibn Katheer by Br Anas

Saturday: Qur’aan Memorisation by Br ‘Ali Omar (brothers only) – all ages

Monday: Discuss Fiqh (Jurisrudence) topics by Sh Abu Mouss’ab

Tuesday: Various ‘Aqeedah topics by Br Anas

Wednesday: al-Qur’aan – Read, Memorise & Understand by Sh Abu Mouss’ab

EVERYDAY AFTER FAJR & ‘ISHA’: Ahadeeth, tafseer and daily reminders.

No registration 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).

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

MAGHRIB – 5 minutes after time
‘ISHAA’ – 7.15pm (followed by taraweeh during Ramadhan)
FAJR – 35 minutes after time
DHUHR – 12.30pm
‘ASR – 10 minutes after time
JUMU’AH – khutbah at 1pm

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

Jama’ah times endorsed by Islamic Society of ACT (ISACT).

Eid-ul-Fitr 1440 AH – Wednesday, 5 June 2019

The Imams Council of ACT (Imam Mohammed Swaiti, Imam Nourredine Laraibi and Imam Adama Konda) have met after Maghrib today at the Canberra Mosque and have declared that Eid-ul-Fitr 1440 AH will be Wednesday, 5 June 2019, Inshallah. Salat-ul-Eid at Canberra Mosque will be at 7:30am for an 8:00am start. Eid Mubarak.

‘Eid-ul-Fitr 1440AH salaah arrangements 4 or 5 June

*** ‘Eid date TBA pending announcement by Imams Council of ACT on Mon 3 June after Maghrib ***

The’ Eid day will be either Tue (4 June) or Wed (5 June), subject to the announcement by the Imams Council of ACT.  Irrespective of the day, the ‘Eid Salaah at Masjid Canberra will inShaa’Allaah start at 8:00am SHARP.  If you wish to attend the ‘Eid Salaah here at Masjid Canberra, plan to be here at 7:30am to ensure you do not miss the start of the Salaah.

‘Eid-ul-Fitr 1440AH celebrations – 9 June 2019

‘Eid-ul-Fitr 1440AH celebrations will inShaa’Allaah again be held at Masjid Canberra (130 Empire Cct Yarralumla – starting 11am) this year on Sun 9 June 2019.


Please contact on 0417272041, or any of the Society Executive Committee members.

Taraweeh & Tahajjud prayers – Ramadan 1440AH

Taraweeh prayers will be held following ‘Isha’ prayers at 7.15pm every night during Ramadhan inShaa’Allaah.

Qari Omar Mohammad Seraj Ahmad HabeebAllah from Saudi Arabia will be leading Taraweeh every night throughout Ramadan.

The masjid is open for I’tikaaf for the last ten days of Ramadan. Tahajjud Prayers will also being held at the Masjid at 4.00am in the last third of Ramadan.

The Society will gladly accept any donations towards iftaar and water bottles. Please contact on 0417272041, or any of the Society Executive Committee members.

Start of Ramadan 1440 AH – Monday, 6 May 2019

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 1440 AH will start on Monday, 6 May 2019, Inshallah. Therefore, Taraweeh prayers will start SUNDAY straight after ‘Isha’ at 7:15pm.

Jumu’ah Khutbah 22 March 2019 (after the massacre in Christchurch, New Zealand)

In the wake of the massacre in Christchurch, New Zealand, the Society has decided to publish the Khutbah (sermon) delivered at the Canberra Mosque by Imam Mohammed Swaiti on 22 March 2019. 

The Khutbah (including a downloadable PDF version) can be found here: https://isact.org.au/jumuah-khutbah-22-march-2019/

How to Perform Hajj

On Friday, 13 July 2018, 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, 13 July 2018, after Isha (7:15pm) at Masjid Canberra

Prayer Timetable for Ramadan 1439AH

The orignal prayer timetable for Ramadan 1439AH was based on the month starting Wednesday, 16 May 2018.  With the announcement of the start of Ramadan being Thursday, 17 May 2018, the dates on the original timetable are out by one day. 

If you wish to obtain a corrected copy of the prayer timetable you can download it from this website as it has been updated.  If you continue to use existing printed copies of the prayer timetable, please beware that they will all be out by one day.