Muslim community

Useful Contacts -

The University of Newcastle Islamic Society (UNIS) contact email is

Local Muslim community representatives Diana Rah and Mohammed Khamis are able to assist Muslim students and their families with the arrival process and continued community engagement.

Diana Rah
Mobile: 0432 640 482

Mohammed Khamis
Mobile: 0449 530 008

Prayer Rooms -

The University of Newcastle Callaghan Campus has Male and Female prayer rooms that are available to students. To request access to the prayer rooms, students are required to email


The University of Newcastle acknowledges the traditional custodians of the lands within our footprint areas: Awabakal, Darkinjung, Biripai, Worimi, Wonnarua, and Eora Nations. We also pay respect to the wisdom of our Elders past and present.