ISLAM and MUSLIMS IN CHRISTMAS ISLAND

      

General Information

Christmas Island (52 sq mi; 135 sq km) is situated in the Indian Ocean. It came under Australian administration in 1958. Two-thirds of the island is now a national park. The population is 1,493 (2006 est.).

Islamic History and Muslims

The estimates that 7% of the population of Christmas Island is Muslim.

  Islamic Centers and Organizations

Organization Name

Address

Phone-Fax-Email-Web

General Information

Masjid At-Taqwa

Masjid At-Taqwa
Cove Kampong, Christmas Island, Western Australia, 6798,
Flying Fish Cove, Christmas Island 6798, CHRISTMAS ISLAND

61-0891647122
ghaffar_63@yahoo.com.my
 

The mosque is run by the Islamic Council of Christmas Island Inc. and the grounds of the mosque also contain our Madrasah where each school day from 3:30 pm to 5:00pm religious education for our children occurs.

ISLAMIC COUNCIL OF CHRISTMAS ISLAND

ISLAMIC COUNCIL OF CHRISTMAS ISLAND
BLOCK 401 UNIT 3 KAMPONG,
FLYING, WA 6798, CHRISTMAS ISLAND

0891647122
0891647122
ghaffar@pulau.cx

Sisters religious class on sunday start at 9:30am till 10:30am Religious class after maghrib sunday,tuesday and wednesday

 

 

 

 

   Muslim Owned Business

Organization Name

Address

Phone-Fax-Email-Web

General Information

N&R Marine Surveying Pty. Ltd.

N&R Marine Surveying Pty. Ltd.
PO Box 103, Christmas Island, Western Australia,
Christmas Island, WA 6798, CHRISTMAS ISLAND

61-891648878
61 891647165
nrsurvey@pulau.cx

Marine pilotage, ship survey & agency

Complete Stevdoring & Freight Services Pty Ltd

Complete Stevdoring & Freight Services Pty Ltd
Po Box 20,
Flying Fish Cove, West Australia 6798, CHRISTMAS ISLAND

61-08-91648454
61-08-91648456
jloh@csfs.com.cx   karshad@csfs.com.cx 
 

Ship Loading & Unloading Freight Services Freight Forwarding Agency

 

 

 

 

References
Islam in Christmas Island ( http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Islam_in_Christmas_Island   , June, 2008).
Info please ( http://www.infoplease.com/ipa/A0107300.html   June, 2008).
Islam Finder ( http://www.islamicfinder.org/cityPrayerNew.php?country=christmas_island  , June, 2008).
World Religions Statistics ( http://www.adherents.com/adhloc/xx , June, 2008).
Anonymous, Documents from Representatives of Islamic Organizations in Christmas Island, June 2008.