Muslims Australia is a quarterly community based magazine published by AFIC�s Melbourne office and is distributed throughout Australia. The first edition of Muslims Australia was published in June 2007.To be a part of the voice of the community, we welcome your articles, editorial comments
The Australian Federation of Islamic Councils (AFIC) was set up in 1964 by the pioneering Muslims who had emigrated from various parts of the world to make Australia their home. After 46 years AFIC, now renamed MUSLIMS AUSTRALIA remains the peak national organization representing ISLAM and MUSLIMS.
The Australian Federation of Islamic Councils � AFIC is committed to provide educational facilities to all Australian Muslims that will enable Muslim children to be schooled at the highest level in an Islamic environment which would then enable them to take their rightful place in Australian society.
The mission of AFIC is to provide service to the community in a manner that is in accordance with the teachings of Islam and within the framework of Australian law. To advocate on behalf of the Muslim community on all such matters that will affect the community’s relevance, settlement and integration within Australian society.
The main role of AFIC is to represent Islam and Muslims of Australia as one “Ummah” to the government and other bodies nationally and internationally. AFIC coordinates and provides resources for activities of its State Islamic Councils and member Islamic societies.
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