Victorian Mosque Open Day 2019

  Caring and sharing our cultural heritage – ICV’s Victorian Mosque Open Day 2019     The Australian Muslim community is a multicultural phenomenon in itself – and proud Victorian Muslims are celebrating their diversity through caring and sharing. Cultural Diversity Week (March 16 -24) and Harmony Day (March 21) are Victoria’s largest multicultural celebrations,…

Certificate of Friendship

  Certificate of Friendship     Once a year we attempt to recognise Community leaders & pioneers who have served our communities well, extraordinarily well – both the Muslim and wider Australian society. At the ICV Annual Dinner 2018 on Sunday 18th November 2018, we were honoured to pay our respects and appreciations to two…

First Nations Accord

    First Nations Accord     The ICV had the great pleasure in signing an Accord to Recognise and Support the First Peoples of Australia, with the National Congress of Australia’s First Peoples. ICV president Mohamed Mohideen and Jackie Huggins, Co-Chair of the Congress officially signed the Accord at the ICV Annual Dinner on…

Media Release on PM’s statement about moving Australian embassy to Jerusalem

16 October 2018   ICV queries the statement by the Prime Minister that shifting the Australian embassy to Jerusalem is being considered Why would the new Prime Minister Scott Morrison threaten to jettison the long- standing bipartisan position on the status of Jerusalem as disputed territory to be resolved as part of a final peace…

ICV Deplores Irresponsible Headline

ICV Deplores Irresponsible Headline   The Murdoch media’s The Daily Telegraph August 9 publication featured the front page headline “ALLAH AK BARRED” to report on the five Australians who were stripped of their citizenship. This is an outrageous headline even by the Daily Telegraph’s abysmally low standards. The headline is deeply offensive for Muslim Australians…