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Commencement of the month of Ramadhan

    The Commencement of The Holy Month of Ramadhan 1444 H – 2023

    Islamic Society of Geelong (ISG) would like to congratulate all Muslims across the globe on the holiest month of the year, Ramadhan.

    Australian National Imam Council (ANIC) has formally announced,

    “The Holy Month of Ramadhan for this year 1444H – 2023 will commence on Thursday, 23rd of March 2023. The first night of the Holy Month of Ramdhan and Taraweeh Prayer will be Wednesday, 22nd of March 2023, after Sunset (After Isha).”

    At the Geelong Mosque, InshAllah, the first Taraweeh prayer will commence on Wednesday 22nd of March 2023, after the Isha prayer.

    ISG understands and respects the Imams and scholars who may hold different opinions and request all Muslims to respect the different opinions on this matter and work towards the unity of the Muslim community in preserving the common values and interests they all share.

    Those following moonsighting, please visit for updates.

    Please click below tod download the Geelong Mosque Ramdhan Calendar,

    On behalf of the ISG, we wish you, your family, and your community a blessed and beneficial Ramadhan.

    May Allah make our fast the fast of those who fast sincerely and our prayers of those who pray steadfastly, awaken us from our heedlessness and forgive our sins. Ameen.

    For more information, please visit the ANIC’s website

    ISG Management