Special Services
The Australian Baha'i Community hosts special services for significant dates in the calendar year.


May

Twelfth Day of Ridvan, Sunday 1st May 
We warmly invite you to join us for the 11am service to be held at the House of Worship to celebrate the Twelfth Day of Ridvan.

Dawn Services, Saturday 7th May
 The House of Worship will be open from 7.00am, with devotions commencing at 7.30am. If you wish to recite or chant a prayer at the Dawn Service, please plan to arrive by 7.00am so that we have ample time to prepare for the service together. Tea and coffee will be available in the picnic area after the service and you are welcome to bring your packed breakfast to enjoy in the tranquil grounds with your family and friends.

 

Declaration of the Bab, Monday 23rd May 
We warmly invite you to join us for the 3pm service to be held at the House of Worship to celebrate the Declaration of the Bab.

 

Twilight Services, Wednesday 25th May 
The House of Worship will be open from 7.30pm, with devotions commencing at 8pm. If you wish to recite or chant a prayer at the Dawn Service, please plan to arrive by 7.30pm so that we have ample time to prepare for the service together. The House of Worship will remain open for 30 minutes after the devotional programme finishes. Tea and coffee will be available in the picnic area after the service until 9.30pm.

 

Ascension of Bahá'u'lláh, Saturday 28th May
We warmly invite you to join us for the 2.15am service to be held at the House of Worship to commemorate the Ascension of Baha'u'llah. The House of Worship will be open from 1am for the friends to partake in personal prayer and reflection.

 

National Reconciliation Week, Sunday 29th May:
We warmly invite you to a special service marking the occasion of National Reconciliation Week. The devotional programme will commence at 11am.

 

June

Dawn Services, Saturday 4th June 
The House of Worship will be open from 8.00am, with devotions from 8.30am - 9am. If you wish to recite or chant a prayer at the Dawn Service, please plan to arrive by 8.00am so that we have ample time to prepare for the service together. Tea and coffee will be available in the picnic area after the service and you are welcome to bring your packed breakfast to enjoy in the tranquil grounds with your family and friends.

 

Twilight Services, Wednesday 22nd June 
The House of Worship will be open from 7.30pm, with devotions commencing at 8pm. If you wish to recite or chant a prayer at the Dawn Service, please plan to arrive by 7.30pm so that we have ample time to prepare for the service together. The House of Worship will remain open for 30 minutes after the devotional programme finishes. Tea and coffee will be available in the picnic area after the service until 9.30pm.

 

July

Dawn Services, Saturday 2nd July
The House of Worship will be open from 8.00am, with devotions from 8.30am - 9am. If you wish to recite or chant a prayer at the Dawn Service, please plan to arrive by 8.00am so that we have ample time to prepare for the service together. Tea and coffee will be available in the picnic area after the service and you are welcome to bring your packed breakfast to enjoy in the tranquil grounds with your family and friends.

 

Martyrdom of the Bab, Saturday 9th July 
We warmly invite you to join us for the 11.15am service to be held at the House of Worship to commemorate the Martyrdom of the Bab.

 

Twilight Services, Wednesday 27th July
The House of Worship will be open from 7.30pm, with devotions commencing at 8pm. If you wish to recite or chant a prayer at the Dawn Service, please plan to arrive by 7.30pm so that we have ample time to prepare for the service together. The House of Worship will remain open for 30 minutes after the devotional programme finishes. Tea and coffee will be available in the picnic area after the service until 9.30pm.


 

Past services 
Read about our past services:

 Watch our video from Channel 10, featuring the Baha'i Temple on Tim's weather for International Day of Peace, 2011: 



If you would like more information about our special services, please contact the Director of Public Information on (02) 9998 9222 or by email opi@bahai.org.au