Often referred to as ‘the Emerald City’, Sydney is one of Australia’s most prominent cities and is the most sought after business and tourist destination. Sydney boasts two of Australia’s key attractions and national symbols in the arches of the Harbour Bridge and the white sails of the Opera House…
Melbourne is the rival of Sydney in many ways, with a lot of cultural activities. Melbourne is known for its fantastic shopping and cafes – with food and shopping being the main reason many a national and international tourist journeys to Melbourne. Like Sydney, Melbourne is a seaside city, with…
Brisbane is located on the east coast of Australia, and is the capital city of Queensland. Another beautiful beachside city, Brisbane is also a neighbour to the Gold Coast and Surfer’s Paradise, which are beach-lover’s heavens. Like Melbourne, Brisbane has the beauty of a river as well, which divides the…
Perth is the capital city of Western Australia and is the gateway to many an outback adventure. Another Australian city blessed with the natural beauty of both ocean and river, Perth is located on the banks of the Swan River.
Cairns is situated right at the top of the Australian continent in far-northern Queensland. Cairns is truly the a portal for the adventurous travellers to Australian shores, with the famous Great Barrier Reef, the Whitsundays and the beautiful Daintree Rainforests all to be enjoyed within a short distance of Cairns.
The top attractions for the Sydney city are seeing and/or climbing the famous Harbour Bridge. Visitors can take tours around the base of the Bridge, and there are guided climbs over the bridge which afford spectacular views of the city.
A population of close to 22.7 Million. Muslims account for about 1.7% of the population
AVAILABILITY OF HALAL FOOD IN AUSTRALIA
There are some Halal food & restaurant outlets available in the main cities like Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane and Perth, especially where there are large concentration of Muslims. In some places such as Gold Coast, it is also easier to find Halal food.
AVAILABILITY OF MOSQUES (MASJIDS - MASAAJID) IN AUSTRALIA
There are some Mosques spread around the country.
Around 80% of the population speak English. Chinese & Italian are considered the next most common languages spoken. Chinese approximately 2.1% & Italian 1.9%
IMPORTANT PHONE NUMBERS
Australian Federation of Islamic Councils (AFIC): +61 283032100