Saturday, August 22, 2009
Just a little news I received from the ISOC to share. Please find below the excerpt:
UNSW Muslims will provide iftars a few nights a week this year. These are announced at the jumu'ah, and are written on the board in the musallah. At the moment we are planinng to have our first Iftar on Monday 24 August 2009.
Every other day, there are dates left in the musallah and drinks.
The Iqamah for Isha' prayer will be at 7:15 pm and Tarraweeh at 7:30 pm. These times are fixed through the entire month of Ramadan insh'Allah. Prayers will be held on level one , Squarehouse.
Thursday, August 20, 2009
Just to wish everyone Ramadan Mubarak. For those who are interested to get sms notification on the start of Ramadan and Eid do visit this website and follow the guide.
Tuesday, August 18, 2009
The faces of people high on udang and lauk salai.
As the Ketua Kampong said on the tagboard, thank you everyone for coming. Thank you for bringing food and finishing the food. Thank you Ka Suh again for being an awesome hostess. Pictures will be up on Facebook when the photographer's internet is up and running again presumably by this weekend. New BASS family members who haven't joined BASS group on Facebook, you can do so by clicking the link at the bottom right hand corner of the page. If you haven't got an account , I suggest you make one.. *cough*Wazzybear*cough*
Sunday, August 16, 2009
Heya guys, this is a rough draft of the sem2 holiday road trip as planned out by Mr Ng and Mr Kheng. It takes place from 6th to 9th Sept and has trips to hunter valley, reptile park so on and so forth. As a majority of us are fasting, this limits us to sightseeing and less 'streneous' activities. If you want to look up for more info about the places we are goin, search for it at google. lol, cheers
6th Sept – 9th September
Day 1 Sunday
Meet at pick up point
Depart for Australian Reptile Park
Arrive at Australian Reptile Park
Depart for Hunter Valley
18 00 onwards
Dinner and Check in
Day 2 Monday
10 00 – 18 00
Visits to winery and cheese factory and chocolate factory plus sightseeings
18 00 onwards
Dinner and free time to explore
Day 3 Tuesday
Depart for port stephens
Arrive at port stephens
12 00 onwards
List of activities to be decided
-fighter world (aircrafts)
-dolphin & whale watching
-guided koala walks
Dinner and check in
Day 4 Wednesday
09 00 onwards
Continuation of the list of activities stated above
Day 5 Thursday
Meet up and depart for Sydney
11 00 (optional)
Aquafun water activities
12 00 onwards
Travel around Sydney CBD
For more information on Australian reptile park, hunter valley and port stephens please refer to the websites stated below
The rough estimated expenses for this trip includes
Meals: 60 – 90
Car Rental: 70 – 90
Accommodation: 100 – 120
Activities: Undetermined ( ~150)
TOTAL: 380- 450
The above expense list is just a ROUGH GUIDE on how much you’ll probably spend throughout the whole trip.
The plan above is just a draft so changes are highly possible so if you have any doubts or suggestions please leave a comment.
Please leave your name if you are interested and try to confirm by the end of next week (22nd August) as prices of accommodation and transport may rise as we approach the holidays.
Lastly, we would do our best to locate halal restaurants to eat so you do not have to worry about not having any proper places to eat.