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Mission Statement - Qëllimi i Shoqatës

Preserving the culture and identity of the Albanian Muslim community and promoting mutual understanding, harmony and cooperation among other communities in Australia.
Ruajtja e identitetit të komunitetit Shqiptar Musliman dhe promovimin e harmonisë, mirëkuptimit reciprok me komunitetet tjera në Australi.

  • Albanian Youth Survivor

    On Sunday 30 October 2016, forty members of the Albanian Australian Islamic Society (AAIS) youth made their way to the Youth Centre filled with anticipation and excitement for the night ahead. Inspired by the T.V Show ‘Survivor,’ the AAIS Youth Group held their very own ‘Survivor’ themed event, but with an Albanian twist! The atmosphere right from the beginning was phenomenal with the air thick with enthusiasm and camaraderie. The evening kicked off with the handing out ...

  • National Mosque Open Day

    On Saturday, 29 October 2016, the Albanian Australian Islamic Society (AAIS) took part in the national event 'National Mosque Open Day'. Alhamdulilah, this is the second consecutive year the AAIS has taken part in this wonderful event and I can truly say that it was a wonderful success. Our Society received a mixture of visitors from all walks of life and backgrounds, some of whom travelled a great distances to visit our beloved ...

  • AAIS Receives Correspondence from Orphans

    Recently, the Albanian Australian Islamic Society (AAIS) received correspondence from two (2) orphans from Kosova that the Society sponsors through Human Appeal International (HAI). Alhamdulilah, both orpans are in good health and also doing very well with their education. The AAIS Executive Committee first initiated the sponsorship of two orphaned children by our Society after the Kosova war and again opened sponsorship for another two (2) children, who are from Arche in Indonesia, immediately after the Tsunami ...

  • Visit By Teachers from St. Thomas More School

    On Thursday 20 October 2016, the Albanian Australian Islamic Society (AAIS) received a visit from teachers and staff from Saint Thomas More School in Mount Eliza. In all, over thirty (30) guests attended the AAIS Presentation and Tour, which for many of the attendees was their first experience at visiting an Islamic Society and Mosque. At the end of the presentation, our guests were encouraged to ask questions about the Society and Islam. Alhamdulillah there were many ...

  • Sister’s Information Session: Islamic Medical Ethics

    Upcoming SISTERS ONLY Islamic Information Session ... 'Islamic Medical Ethics'. Join us for an evening of sisterhood Coffee and cake provided Please refer to attached flyer for more information .. For further information please email: admin@aais.org.au IMPORTANT NOTE: The AAIS Executive Committee kindly requests that visitors and guests obey parking signs at all times and also show good manners and consideration to our neighbours when visiting our Society.

  • Movie Night – ALI

    On Saturday 8 October the Albanian Australian Islamic Society (AAIS) held a Movie Night at its Youth Centre. The night began with a delicious Turkish-inspired dinner, followed by a screening of the film "Ali", which recounts the life and career of the late Muhammad Ali. Over seventy (70) financial members enjoyed a relaxing social night with friends and family, sharing popcorn and sweets throughout the evening. On behalf of the AAIS Executive Committee, I sincerely thank everyone who ...

  • Farewell Dinner for Guest Imam – Agron Terziqi

    On Tuesday 4 October 2016, the Executive Committee of the Albanian Australian Islamic Society (AAIS) held a farewell dinner for Imam Agron Terziqi. The dinner was also an opportunity for the Executive Committee to convey its sincere appreciation to Imam Agron for his tenure as Guest Imam of the AAIS, which he carried out with the utmost enthusiasm and professionalism. His engagement as Guest Imam of the AAIS was a unique experience for the AAIS representing ...

  • Members Flock to the Youth Centre Every Friday Night

    It was another busy evening at the Albanian Australian Islamic Society's (AAIS) Youth Centre on Friday 30 September 2016. The upstairs Education and Learning area was filled with financial members who arrived nice and early to listen to Imam Agron Terziqi's talk about "The Importance of Keeping Ones Faith". After the Islamic Information Session, the kids Indoor Soccer Tournament, which was organised by AAIS volunteer Vergim Fejzullai, kicked off in the Sports and Recreation Area. In what was ...

  • Annual General Meeting

    On Sunday 25 September 2016, the Albanian Australian Islamic Society (AAIS) convened its Annual General Meeting (AGM) for Financial Year 2015-2016 at the AAIS Youth Centre. The AGM was well attended by financial members enabling the meeting to proceed on the day. The meeting was officially opened by President Vahid Goga, who welcomed financial members to the AGM. The recitation of the Holy Qur’an was performed by Executive Board member Shpendi Shabani, who subsequently went ...

  • Bayram Celebration

    After receiving an unusually low number of responses to invitations for the Albanian Australian Islamic Society's (AAIS) annual formal 'Bayram Dinner Function', which was scheduled to be held at the Palm Reception on Saturday 17 September 2016, the Executive Committee promptly organised a casual event on the same evening for financial members and their families at the Youth Centre. Although there was limited time to promote the event, over two hundred and fifty (250) financial members ...

  • Kurban Bayram – Eid ul-Adha Day

    The Albanian Australian Islamic Society (AAIS) wishes every Muslim - HAPPY E'ID ul-Adha. Peace, harmony, happiness and prosperity always be with you. VAHID GOGA President DITA E KURBAN BAJRAMIT Shoqate Islamike Shqiptare Australiane (AAIS) i uron të gjithë Muslimanëve - GËZUAR KURBAN BAJRAMIN. Paqja, harmonia, lumturia e begatia qofshin gjithmonë me ju. VAHID GOGA Kryetar

  • Information Session by Special Guest – Imam Agron Terziqi

    On Friday 2 September 2016, the Albanian Australian Islamic Society (AAIS) experienced one of its most busiest nights this year at the Youth Centre. Members of the Society arrived early to take their seats in the upstairs Educational Room to listen to the very first presentation by special guest Imam Agron Terziqi. The evening was opened by AAIS President, Vahid Goga, who introduced Imam Agron Terziqi to members and welcomed him to the Society. In his presentation Imam ...

  • Visit by Students from Emmanuel College

    On Thursday 1 September 2016, the Albanian Australian Islamic Society (AAIS) received a visit from almost one hundred (100) students from Emmanuel College. As part of the school’s education program for year 10 students, every year they visit several different places of worship to learn about other world religions and discover some of the shared values that are held between each faith. During their visit, our guests were provided with a presentation that covered the following: - History ...

  • Shenjtërimin e Nënës Terzë

    Në ditët në vijim anëtarët e komunitetit shqiptar të besimit katolik do të mbajnë një meshë të veçantë për të shënuar shenjtërimin e Nënës Terzë ...

  • Home Sweet Home – Islam’s Guide to Achieving a Happy Family

    Upcoming SISTERS ONLY Islamic Information Session ... 'Home Sweet Home - Islam's Guide to Achieving a Happy Family'. Please refer to attached flyer for more information ...

  • Kurban Bayram | Eid Al Adha | Kurban Barjami

    As-Selamu Alaikum | Peace be with you The Albanian Australian Islamic Society (AAIS) Committee Board would like to inform its respected members of the Holy Day of Kurban Bayram (EID-AL-ADHA) 2016. The details are as follows: KURBAN • Kurban this year is $130 per Kurban • The AAIS will be forwarding all funds collected to Human Appeal International (HAI) where Kurban’s will be distributed across several Muslim countries in need (including Albanian ancestral lands) • Kurban payments can be made at the AAIS ...

  • Arrival of Special Guest – Imam Agron Terziqi

    On Wednesday 31 August 2016, the Albanian Australian Islamic Society's (AAIS) very first 'Guest Imam', Agron Terziqi, arrived safely in Melbourne, Australia. Members of the AAIS Executive Committee were also at Melbourne Airport to greet Imam Agron Terziqi on his arrival. During his five (5) week visit, Imam Agron Terziqi will be assisting the AAIS with a number of services, such as Friday Sermons, Quran reading classes, as well as Islamic Information Sessions at the Youth Centre. On ...

  • AAIS Youth Group: Let’s Go Ice Skating

    With winter soon coming to an end, the AAIS Youth Group organised a night of ice skating at the O’Brien Group Arena at Melbourne's Docklands to embrace the last of these cold winter days. Despite the cold weather, on Saturday 27 August 2016, the Albanian Muslim youth rugged up and prepared for an exciting evening on the ice. The night was radiating with positive energy from everyone who attended the event. Between us all, there were some ...

  • Forma dhe Esenca e Besimit

    The Executive Committee of the Albanian Australian Islamic Society (AAIS) is pleased to announce the first Islamic Information Session presented by our Special Guest, Imam Agron Terziqi, at the AAIS Youth Centre this Friday night. For more information, please see the attached flyer ... Please feel free to contact our office via email, if you have any questions. Yours in Islam, XHYNEJT DURAKU Secretary IMPORTANT NOTE: Please ensure to park your vehicle correctly and obey parking signs at all times ...

  • Special Guest – Imam Agron Terziqi

    For the first time in the long history of the Albanian Australian Islamic Society (AAIS), the Executive Committee has organised an international guest Imam. Imam Agron Terziqi has served as an Imam at the Balkan Muslim Community Centre in Canada and currently hosts an Islamic television program in Kosova. Imam Agron Terziqi will be arriving in September 2016 and during his stay he will be assisting the AAIS with Friday ...

  • Tea, Coffee and Qifteli

    On Saturday 6 August 2016, the Executive Committee of the Albanian Australian Islamic Society (AAIS) organised a 'Tea, Coffee and Qiftelli' night for AAIS members at its Youth Centre. Idriz Halili was accompanied by Skender Bojku, Bahri Bojku, Kujtim Zhubi, Nail Nikaj and Ardian Latifi, as they sang a host of traditional Albanian songs. It was an enjoyable night with many members joining in and singing Albanian songs together until midnight. On behalf of the Executive Committee, I ...

  • Don’t be Sad: Islam’s Remedy for Sorrow

    Please see the attached flyer for details on the upcoming SISTERS ONLY Islamic Information Session ... For further information please email: admin@aais.org.au IMPORTANT NOTE: The AAIS Executive Committee kindly requests that visitors and guests obey parking signs at all times and also show good manners and consideration to our neighbours when visiting our Society.

  • Open House Melbourne

    The Albanian Australian Islamic Society (AAIS) was delighted to once again take apart in ‘Open House Melbourne’. Held over two days (Saturday 30 & Sunday 31 July 2016), the initiative is an opportunity for people to explore some of the prominent buildings in Melbourne in order to learn and appreciate their rich history and beautiful architecture. This year marked our Society's third consecutive year of being involved in this wonderful event. Such was the interest and curiosity ...

  • Letër Urime për Pesëdhjetë të Revistës – ‘Drita Islame’

    Es-Selamu Alejkum vëllau im i dashur Vahid dhe vëllëzër të AAIS-it, Me shumë endje dhe gëzim e lexova edicionin e 50-të të revistes tuaj ‘Drita Islame’. Ju përuroj nga zemra për këtë sukses dhe më gëzon pa masë fakti që puna që ju bëni për komunitetin shqiptaro-musliman në Melburn, Viktori dhe përgjithësisht në Australi, i jep frutet dhe permbush qëllimet e mira që ju keni çdo ditë e më shumë. Jeni një shembull perfekt për të mirë dhe ...

  • Kid’s Play Group – TERM 3

    AAIS Financial Members are welcome to join our Society's ‘Play Group’ for TERM 3. This is a weekly program for mothers and their children (from birth to 4yrs) to come together in a fun and nurturing environment. TERM 3 9th August 2016 23rd August 6th September TERM 4 4th October 2016 18th October 1st November 15th November 29th November 13th December (final session for 2016) Please see the corresponding flyer for more information ... IMPORTANT NOTE: Please ensure to park your vehicle correctly and obey parking ...

  • Emrat e Bukur të Allahut (xh sh)

    Sesion Informative për Motrat: Emrat e Bukur të Allahut (xh sh) - Shih broshurë për më shumë informacion ...

  • Kids Educational Program – TERM 3

    The AAIS Kid's Educational Program will being on Saturday 16 July 2016. Please see attached flyer for more information or contact the AAIS Executive Committee via email: admin@aais.org.au IMPORTANT NOTE: Please ensure to park your vehicle correctly and obey parking signs when attending the AAIS Youth Centre.