Love and Marriage in Kabul

The Greater Shepparton Women's Charter Alliance Advisory Committee, in conjunction with GOTAFE, the Ethnic Council of Shepparton and District, and Shepparton Interfaith Network, is holding a FREE screening of 'Love and Marriage in Kabul' at the Harder Auditorium on Tuesday 14th of July, 2015, at 6:30pm ... Read more...

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Victoria examines Islam and the Media

The Australian Prime Minister can be a rhetorical wrecking ball, but in no case has his lack of subtlety been more damaging than his remarks about Muslims. The media doesn’t deserve to be let off the hook, either. Journalists have to cover this story, but at times parts of the media have inflamed fear and mistrust. In turn, many Muslims have come to mistrust and fear the media. ... Read more...

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A Ramadan guide for non-Muslims

The Islamic Communities of Shepparton and the Goulburn Valley have commenced a month long period of fasting. The Shepparton Interfaith Network greets the Muslims of our community with Ramadam Kareem - may the month of Ramadan be full of goodness and Blessings. In this article, we bring a guide to Ramadan for non-Muslims in order that there be understanding and respect. ... Read more...

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Lit Up in Purple for Elder Abuse Day

The Mooroopna Water Tower and the big gum tree in Monash Park, Shepparton, were lit up in purple, in observance of World Elder Abuse Awareness Day, 2015. Elder abuse is any act which causes harm to an older person and is carried out by someone they know and trust. Elder abuse also extends to abuse of Power of Attorney. ... Read more...

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