On a small street in the south-west of Adelaide’s CBD sits a blue stone building built in 1889. It’s one of 340 mosques in Australia and is one of the oldest purpose-built […]
Art project celebrates the shared history of Aboriginal and Muslim people in Australia — dating back to the arrival of Makassan fishermen in the 1600s and later the Afghan cameleers.
This is a brief reflective documentary that introduces viewers to Australia’s Muslim Cameleers.
Matthew Flinders is one of the most famous navigators in Australia’s history. But, how many Australians are aware of his encounter with Muslims in Australian waters?
Restaurant owner Omar Nemer developed the idea after the Corrimal Street eatery was targeted by anti-Islamic abuse on social media, including criticisms of its halal-certified products.
Victorian students are flocking to Islamic schools in record numbers, with enrolments increasing by almost 70 per cent in the past eight years.
A local councillor opposed to the building of a mosque in Bendigo sent a disturbing image of babies with mutilated genitals to a woman who supported the development.
The Islamic Council of Victoria (ICV) joins in the chorus of Australian organisations calling for an end to children in detention within Australia, Nauru and Manus Island.
Sydney Under Siege – How Muslims should respond
Like most Australians, I was surprised to learn of the recent ‘Sydney Siege’ taking place as I went about my daily routine. For many of us, to hear of such scenarios playing out are chilling.
This Social Experiment is proof that hate against Muslims is not welcome in Australia. Almost every person interfered to stop the hate filled attacks. Truly inspirational.
Faith leaders invite the Australian community to join them in the following message of solidarity.
In the name of Allah, most Gracious, most Merciful. This statement articulates our position with respect to the counter-terrorism proposals announced by the Abbott Government earlier this month. These proposals are unjust […]
A divisive social media page protesting the development of a mosque in Bendigo has been shut down by Facebook for violating its community standards.
Australian National Imams Council (ANIC) PRESS RELEASE Muslim Community Leaders meet with the Hon. Tony Abbott MP Prime Minister of Australia Today 18th of August 2014 A broad cross section of Muslim […]
PRESS RELEASE: ICV’S response to National Security legislation Saturday, August 9 2014 The Islamic Council of Victoria notes the announcement this week by the Prime Minister and the Attorney General relating to […]
On Tuesday, August 5 the Prime Minister and the Attorney General announced firstly that the proposed changes to the Anti Discrimination Act would not go ahead and secondly that there will be an […]
The Australian National Imams Council (ANIC) will not be attending the AFP dinner due to the proposed ANTI-TERRORISM laws.
Mohammed Yusef, president of the Islamic Council of Queensland, said Golden Circle products could be consumed by members of the Muslim faith because the beef gelatine used in its production was from […]
The City of Kalgoorlie Boulder approved the construction of a mosque in the inland city during a heated council meeting on Monday night, passing the motion six votes to four.