Category Archives: Bendigo Islamic Association

Bendigo Islamic Association – Moslem in Bendigo

Most Muslims in bendigo are International Students studying at La Trobe University and so are non-permanent. Some years there is a large intake of Muslim students and other years there are less. Students come from all over the world; the … Continue reading

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Bendigo Islamic Association – Prayer Room Photos

The main entrance of prayer room. It’s in the room 2.12 in the corridor between Student Support Services and Computer Hall in Old Engineering Building. There is a cupboard beside the door to store shoes and sandals.   This is the prayer … Continue reading

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Bendigo Islamic Association – Prayer Room Facilities including Map Access

In Bendigo there is only one place for pray, it is the Prayer Room Facilities which is located in La Trobe University Bendigo Campus on Edwards Road. The Prayer Room is in Old Engineering Building Room 2.12, in front of Student Support … Continue reading

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Bendigo Islamic Association – Bendigo

Bendigo is the third largest city in Victoria, Australia. In 2008, the total population is approximately 100.000 people with density of 31,3 persons/km square. Bendigo is well known as the town of gold rush between 1850 and 1900. At that … Continue reading

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Bendigo Islamic Association – More Jama’ah in Bendigo

Alhamdulillah, for the past one year, the number of Muslims brother and sister has increased. Some of them are students who study in La Trobe University. Particularly in Pharmacy, Oral Health and Destistry. They live in Melbourne but in weekdays they … Continue reading

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Bendigo Islamic Association – Early Muslim Settlers

There are some findings which prove that some Muslims had been living in Bendigo long time ago. We have found a grave of “Glaum Mohammad Bux” in White Hills Cemetery. He also known as Mattab Shaah, is recorded as an … Continue reading

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