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Canberra students explore Wee Jasper caves

Canberra students explore Wee Jasper caves

22 November 2014 Students, teachers and parents of the weekend Canberra Islamic School (CIS) went out of their comfort zone today and went for a day trip to the Careys Caves as part of their annual excursion.  The caves are part of a heritage area and are located near the township of Wee Jasper just northwest of Canberra. It was an early start to the trip with everyone arriving at the Canberra Masjid between 6 and 7am to start the long journey.  After a brief break near Yass, the coach travelled past the town of Wee Jasper and arrived...

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Canberra’s community leaders gather for the 2014 ACT Multicultural Summit

Canberra’s diverse community leaders gathered last week for the 2014 ACT Multicultural Summit. Held to collect the views of the participants to inform the ACT Government’s roadmap for enhancing the national capital’s multicultural way of life, the summit focussed on three key themes: Accessible and responsive services; Citizenship, participation and social cohesion; and Capitalising on the benefits of Canberra’s cultural diversity. The second theme on social cohesion was already covered in the earlier One Canberra Symposium. Its co-chair, Azra Khan, presented the implementation plan for social cohesion and asked for feedback.  The symposium meets again in April 2015 before...

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Eid celebration at Canberra Masjid

3 August 2014, Canberra Hundreds of families came out to enjoy the festivities organised by the Islamic Society of ACT at the Canberra Masjid on Yarralumla today. The society organised a barbecue, children’s activities, jumping castles as well as holding the presentation of prizes for the recent IFAM Islamic quiz. Attendees were blessed by a beautiful sunny day which allowed everyone to make the most of the outdoor...

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Canberrans Rally for Gaza

Sunday 13 July. Canberrans today braved single digit temperatures and gathered at short notice on the lawns of the Parliament House in the nation’s capital to condemn the ongoing Israeli bombardment of Gaza.  Co-organiser Diana Abdel-Rahman of the Australian Muslim Voice said she was “proud of Canberra”, thanked those who attended in their hundreds and stressed the importance of demonstrating solidarity with the people of Gaza after painfully reading out the names and ages of those who had been killed so far in the Israeli attack. She attacked the recent flip-flop on the term “occupied” that the Federal Government had made a...

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