Message from Aamir Ahmad

The revelations of the Qur’an came to change all humanity – we pray that may Allah ease the sufferings of all humanity and give us peace in this world. We pray that this festival – The Multicultural Eid Festival & Fair – is able to continue to showcase the unity of all Muslims and people of other faiths and backgrounds. Message from Aamir Ahmad President of...

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Message from Ismail Davids

Eid Mubarak!  May you all have a very happy and blessed Eid and may Allah accept all our fasts and prayers during this Ramadan and may He grant us the ability to witness many more Ramadans to come. Ameen. Enjoy these amazing days and do keep the NZF team and all those who need our help in your duas. Thank you for your ongoing support! Message from Ismail Davids Director of NZF...

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Message from Ray Williams MP

I am delighted to send my best wishes to everyone organising and attending the 34th Multicultural Eid Festival and Fair in Sydney. This marks Eid ul-Fitr, the end of the blessed month of Ramadan and a chance for Australian Muslims to reflect on their faith. Thousands of people now flock to festivals such as this, which have helped Australians from other backgrounds discover the richness and diversity of Australian Muslim traditions....

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Message from Rais Khan

On this happy occasion, as we celebrate Eid in Australia, we are reminded that our obligations are still outstanding when we think of our children, sisters and brothers suffering all over the world . This occasion should also remind us to tolerate our minor differences so that we can prepare ourselves for higher and more noble purposes. May Allah enable us to understand Islam and act according to its actual precepts’. Message...

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We pray that the Holy Month of Ramadan has been a time of great blessing to our Muslim fellow Australians and we are deeply grateful for the generous hospitality shown to us at the many Iftar dinners that we had the privilege of attending. We look forward to the continued deepening of relationship between the children of Abraham. Eid Mubarak. Message from Father Rod Bower Anglican Parish of...

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Message from Dr Q Ashfaq Ahmad

Once again we come together to rejoice and celebrate the end of Ramadan. And yet again we do so with the world, particularly the Muslim world, in turmoil. It is easy to lose heart and to retract inward with this context. Yet the opposite is what is needed. More than ever, we need to reach out and make connections. Between fellow Muslims, irrespective of background, and between our fellow human beings, in our neighbourhood, community...

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Message from Chris Hayes MP

It gives me great pleasure to join with you and provide this message for the annual Multicultural Eid Festival & Fair (MEFF) 2017. I would like to acknowledge the commitment and dedication of the organising committee and volunteers, who put on this major event every year in our local community, for all of us to enjoy. MEFF continues to grow and spread the word of peace and social harmony, whilst at the same time combining fun and...

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Message from Gladys Berejiklian MP

I am delighted to extend my best wishes to everyone attending the Multicultural Eid Festival & Fair as we celebrate the end of the blessed month of Ramadan. Following the fasting and contemplation which takes place during Ramadan, Eid-ul-Fitr is a time when the Muslim community can come together and celebrate through food, songs and prayer. For over 30 years the Multicultural Eid Festival & Fair has been a platform where the...

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Message from Bill Shorten MP

I would like to extend my warmest wishes to all who are celebrating the joyous occasion of Eid al-Fitr. Eid al-Fitr marks the end of the month of fasting for Muslims in Australia and around the world. It is a time of spiritual reflection, prayer and service to those less fortunate. As the new moon rises, and over the next three days, thousands of Muslims will come together to celebrate the bonds of faith, family and community with...

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Message from Malcolm Turnbull MP

As Ramadan comes to a close, it is my pleasure to wish Australia’s Muslim community a blessed and joyful Eid-ul-Fitr. Ramadan is a month of spiritual renewal and recommitment to the values of gratitude, charity and compassion. As you gather with friends and family to welcome the new crescent moon, I hope you find much delight and fulfilment in this sacred celebration. Eid is also significant as a time to appreciate the freedoms we...

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