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About Us

The festival planning committee is a group of young, passionate and enthusiastic brothers and sisters from a diversity of cultures residing in the South Eastern suburbs of Melbourne who have observed a lack of opportunities for Muslims, in particular the youth, to unite and celebrate the diversity of Islam.

Director: SemirElmazi

Has 13 years of experience in the hospitality industry, is the owner of café, experienced in co-coordinating functions, organiser of various Islamic and non-Islamic events (Australia Day in the Park, Community Iftar Dinner, Major Lectures etc.)


Sherry Murat:

Primary school teacher, organizer of numerous events in North Queensland (Yearly Community Eid Dinners, Fundraising Appeals, Multicultural Festivals, Harmony Day, Cultural Dinners etc), previous journalist experience as North QLD representative for Sydney Guardian & QLD Muslim Times.

Maha Sukkar:

Senior Constable Victorian Police Force, Multicultural Liaison Officer – Victorian Police Force, regular speaker at Monash University international student orientation days

Shogofa Azadzoi:

Marketing & Publications Co-ordinator, previous experience organizing Eid festival
LaylomaAzadzoi: Teacher Aide at local Islamic College, involvement in various Islamic activities within and out of school, involvement in previous Eid Festivals.

Ogay Rodwal:

Teacher Aide at local Islamic College, previous experience in Islamic events.

Waheeda Azadzoi:

HR Officer, previous experience organizing Islamic functions.

Rose Bogarts:

Member of Benevolence Islamic Women’s Organization, organizer and coordinator for youth camps, women’s camps, high involvement in various Islamic communities throughout Melbourne.

Faiq Amiri:

Primary Physical Education teacher, experience and involvement in youth camps, youth activities within South Eastern suburbs