Moving to Australia

Mosques in Sydney

Whenever you visit or move to a new place, it can be very disorienting, especially if you don’t know where to go to observe your faith. Happily, in Sydney, Muslims are spoilt for choice with venues for worship. According to a 2017 article in the Daily Mail Australia, around 40 percent of the country’s 600,000 Muslims live in Sydney. It is the city’s fastest growing religion.

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Australia’s largest mosque is in Sydney

Sydney is where you’ll find Australia’s largest mosque. Built in 1977, Lakemba Mosque is predominantly used by Muslims of Lebanese heritage but increasingly, it is welcoming people of Bangladeshi, Pakistani, South-East Asian and Somali backgrounds. The mosque is so big, it accommodates several thousand worshippers for Friday prayers.

Alphabetical list of mosques in Sydney

We’re pleased to provide you with a list of Sydney’s mosques, musalla and masjid, in alphabetical order.

  • Al-Azhar Al-Sharif Mosque - Address: 172 Burwood Rd, Burwood. Phone: 0409 709 897.
  • Artarmon Musallah - Address: 35 Hampden Rd, Artarmon.
  • Ashfield Musallah - Address: 1/27 Holden St, Ashfield.
  • Auburn Gallipoli Mosque - Address: 15-19 Gelibolu Parade, Auburn. Phone: 02 9646 5972. (Predominantly Turkish.)
  • Auburn Musallah - Address: 12-16 Harrow Road, Auburn. Phone: 02 9820 3553.
  • Australian Islamic House Masjid – Address: 2094 Camden Valley Way, Edmondson Park.
  • Bankstown Mosque (Masjid-e-Abu Bakr) - Address: 2 Winspear Ave, Bankstown. Phone: 02 9707 4842.
  • Bankstown Masjid – 30 Meredith Street, Bankstown. Phone: 0433 067 786.
  • Bankstown Musalla - Address: 108 Adnum Lane, Bankstown. Phone: 0416 100 005.
  • Belmore Mosque - Address: 172B Burwood Road, Belmore. Phone: 0409 709 897.
  • Blacktown Mosque - Address: 15 Fourth Ave, Blacktown.
  • Bonnyrigg Mosque - Address: 10/12 Bibbys Pl, Bonnyrigg. Phone: 02 9823 4126. (Predominantly Turkish.)
  • Cabramatta Mosque (Othman Bin Affan) - Address: 22 Water Street, Cabramatta West. Phone: 0420 852 622.
  • Campbelltown Masjid - Address: 10 Kingsclare Street, Leumeah. Phone: 0411 384 004.
  • Caringbah Musallah - Address: 28 Frosbisher Ave, Carringbah. Phone: 02 9525 6694.
  • Central Coast Masjid - Address: 13A Howarth Street, Wyong. Phone: 02 4353 1451.
  • Charmhaven Musalla - Address: 18 Pacific Hwy, Charmhaven. Phone: 02 4393 1599.
  • Chatswood Musalla - Address: 7 Victor Street, Chatswood. Phone: 0404 459 916.
  • Darul Iman Mosque - Address: 10/12 Eden St, Wolli Creek. Phone: 02 9597 5966.
  • Dee Why Masjid - Address: 12 South Creek Rd, Dee Why. Phone: 02 9982 6102.
  • Erskineville Mosque - Address: 13 John Street, Erskineville. Phone: 02 9516 3039. (Predominantly Turkish.)
  • Gladesville Musallah - Address: Cowell Street Car Park, Gladesville.
  • Global Islamic Youth Centre - Address: 14/493 Hume Highway, Casula.
  • Gosford Musallah - Address: Narrara Road, Gosford.
  • Granville Musalla - Address: 3/23-25 South Street, Granville. Phone: 02 9632 4475.
  • Green Valley Masjid - Address: 5 Coronation Drive, Green Valley. Phone: 02 9607 4074.
  • Hornsby Musalla - Address: 75 Hunter St, Hornsby.
  • Illawarra Mosque (Bilal Mosque) - Address: 1 Bethlehem Street, Cringila. Phone: 02 4274 6232.
  • Kensington Musalla - Address: 1/178 Cnr of ANZAC Parade & Todman Avenue, Kensington.
  • Lakemba Mosque (Al-Imam Ali) - Address: 71-75 Wangee Road, Lakemba. Phone: 02 9750 6833. Australia’s largest mosque.
  • Lakemba Musalah - Address: 42 Haldon Street Cnr Railway Pde, Lakemba. Phone: 02 9750 3690.
  • Liverpool Mosque (Bilal) - Address: 42 Wilson Road, Hinchinbrook. Phone: 0404 802 230.
  • Liverpool Markaz Imam Ahmad – Address: 230 Macquarie St, Liverpool. Phone: 02 8712 9219.
  • Lurnea Mosque - Address: 8B/9 Lyn Pde, Prestons. Phone: 0439 769 201.
  • Macquarie University Musallah - Address: Ground Floor, International Bldg, Macquarie University, North Ryde.
  • Mascot Musallah - Address: 1215 Botany Road, Mascot. Phone: 02 9662 4410.
  • Merrylands Friday Prayers Hall - Address: Merrylands Community Centre, Miller St, Merrylands. Phone: 02 9682 6280.
  • Nepean Mosque - Address: Cnr Luxford Rd and Hythe Street, Mount Druitt. Phone: 02 9832 2546.
  • North Sydney Musalla - Address: McMahons Point Community Centre, 165 Blue Point Rd, North Sydney.
  • Omar Mosque - Address: 43 Harrow Road, Auburn. Phone: 02 9643 7711.
  • Omar Mosque Wollongong - Address: 9 Foley St, Gwynneville, Wollongong. Phone: 02 4225 1962.
  • Parramatta Mosque – Address: 150 Marsden St, Parramatta. Phone: 0406 175 745.
  • Parramatta Musalla - Address: Parramatta Town Hall, 182 Church St, Parramatta.
  • Penshurst Mosque - Address: 447 Forest Rd, Penshurst. Phone: 02 9580 3390.
  • Prospect Musallah - Address: 420 Blacktown Road, Prospect.
  • Punchbowl Musallah - Address: 27 Matthews Road, Punchbowl.
  • Redfern Mosque - Address: 328-330 Cleveland St, Redfern. Phone: 02 9698 4149.
  • Rooty Hill Masjid - Address: 33 Headcorn St, Mount Druitt. Phone: 02 8520 3201.
  • Rydalmere Mosque - Address: 2 Primrose Ave, Rydalmere. Phone: 02 9638 7788.
  • Sefton Mosque - Address: 11-13 Helen St, Sefton. Phone: 02 9645 5454.
  • Smithfield Mosque - Address: 30 Bourke St, Smithfield. Phone: 02 9609 2551.
  • South Hurstville Musallah - Address: 18 Culwulla Street, South Hurstville.
  • Surry Hills Mosque - Address: 175-177, Commonwealth Street, Surry Hills. Phone: 02 9281 0440.
  • Sydney CBD Masjid – Address: 56-60 Erskine St, Sydney. Phone: 02 8061 6393.
  • Sydney CBD Musalla - Address: Level 2, 86 Pitt Street, Sydney.
  • Tempe Mosque (Al-Hijrah) - Address: 2044, 45 Station St. Phone: 02 9558 8533/02 9591 1593.
  • Top Ryde Mosque – Address: 3 Blaxland Rd, Ryde. Phone: 02 8378 4321.
  • Town Hall Musalla - Address: 167B Castlereagh Street, Town Hall, Sydney.
  • Wynyard Musallah - Address: 60 Clarence Street, Sydney.
  • York Street Mosque - Address: 36 York Street, Sydney. Phone: 02 9299 2798.
  • Zetland Mosque - Address: 932 Bourke St, Zetland. Phone: 02 9319 6733.
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Finding your spiritual home in Sydney

Muslims are well catered for in Sydney, with schools, aged care and assistance organisations aplenty. Muslims Australia (The Australian Federation of Islamic Councils) empowers Muslims to achieve their greatest potential in this country, as Australian citizens. Muslim Collective is an inclusive group that welcomes dialogue about issues affecting the community today.

Muslim Care is a not-for-profit organisation that assists the elderly with social and health-related services including home care plans. It is currently undergoing expansion so that it can extend its services to the broader community such as vulnerable youth, people with disabilities, victims of domestic violence and more.

You will also be happy to know that cafes and restaurants that serve Halal foods are abundant. Try visiting Halal Square, an online directory where you can choose the cuisine and location.

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