Canberra Masjid NOW OPEN!

Alhamdulillah, the Canberra Masjid School has now opened and the start has been extremely promising with the valued support of the teachers and parents who have been very engaged alhamdulillah. The school has around 50 students and will expand its operations and curriculum next year in sha Allah.

Registrations continue to be open for all children aged between 6 and 15 years for admission to the School, being run on Sundays in sha Allah between 11am – 1.30pm.

You can register your children by:

Daily Classes

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

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: ON HOLD [Discuss Fiqh (Jurisprudence) topics by Sh Abu Mouss’ab]

Tuesday: Various ‘Aqeedah topics by Br Anas

Wednesday: ON HOLD [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’ – 10 minutes after time
FAJR – ~40 minutes after time (currently 5.00am as @ 8 Nov)
DHUHR – 1.15pm
‘ASR – 10 minutes after time
JUMU’AH – khutbah at 1pm sharp

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

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

Eid-ul-Adha 1440H on SUNDAY, 11 August 2019

On behalf of the Imams Council of ACT, Imam Adama Konda has announced that since the Day of Arafah will fall on Saturday, 10 August 2019, Eid-ul-Adha will Inshallah be on SUNDAY, 11 August 2019.

Salat-ul-Eid at the Canberra Mosque will be at 7:30am for an 8:00am start. Eid Mubarak.

How to Perform Hajj

On Friday, 12 July 2019, 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, 12 July 2018, after Isha (7:15pm) at Masjid Canberra

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.

VOLUNTEERS ARE KINDLY SOUGHT TO ASSIST PLEASE. ANY DONATIONS AND OTHER OFFERS OF ASSISTANCE ARE MOST WELCOME.

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.