Rulings on offering Jumu’ah (Friday) prayers

Published: 2 Sha’ban 1441 AH / 26 March 2020

Given that the Canberra Masjid is closed until further notice, the advice from the Imam is to pray four raka’at Dhuhr by yourselves in your places. This is based on the Shafa’ee madhab he adheres to which requires a minimum of 40 people to hold […]

Canberra Masjid – closed until further notice

Published: 29 Rajab 1441 AH / 24 March 2020

Praise be to Allah.

Assalam’alaykum wa Rahmatullahi wa Barakaatuh our beloved brothers and sisters in Islam.

It is with deep regret and sadness that we announce the closure of the Canberra Masjid until further notice. This […]

Canberra Masjid – Containing the Spread of COVID–19

Updated: 24 Rajab 1441 AH / 19 March 2020

Assalamu’Alaikum Brothers and Sisters,

In light of the religious scholarly guidance and health advice received, the Islamic Society of ACT (ISACT) urges all Canberra Masjid attendees to observe certain precautionary measures. Compliance with these simple, yet important measures is sought to in sha Allah help […]

Sisters Only Classes

Thursday 6pm: Qur’aan – Tajweed and Recitation

Friday after Maghrib: Qur’aan – Tajweed and Recitation

Saturday 10am: Qur’aan – Study of Translation and Tafseer

Authorised by the Islamic Society of Australian Capital Territory (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 […]

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: Learn Arabic language by Sh Abu Mouss’ab

Tuesday: Various ‘Aqeedah and Fiqh topics by […]

‘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 […]

‘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.


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: