An interactive evening filled with inspirational stories from local & talented artists was held on Sunday 26 November at Fitzroy Hall in Burwood, Sydney. 

The talent included singer Iman Farrar, artist Shireen Taweel, photographer Peter Morgan and visual artist Eiman Alubudy.

The discussion was facilitated by Peter Gould, a celebrated designer, creative entrepreneur and artist.  Interactive activities that were held, were designed to develop and enhance imaginative thinking in daily life.

The Suara Indonesia dance group hosted a workshop for kids attending the event.

The idea of Markaz came about when a group of friends felt there was a need to provide a space, a “Markaz”, for Muslims in Sydney to be able to meet up, hang out, learn something new, discuss ideas, and provide support to one another in a relaxed space with a welcoming vibe.