Ballarat: JCMA Interfaith Friendship Walk

The Ballarat Interfaith Network and the Jewish Christian Muslim Association of Australia (JCMA) invites you to: JCMA Friendship Walk in Ballarat 2018 commencing from the Islamic Society of Ballarat premises on Sunday 28 October 2018.


Come along on Sunday 28 October 2018 and spend an afternoon walking together in friendship and goodwill between a mosque, synagogue and Greek Orthodox church. Starting at Ballarat Mosque we will walk to the Ballarat Hebrew Synagogue and then onto to the Greek Orthodox Church. We will start with a brief safety address from Ballarat Community Police. Through prayer of peace and reflections and we will learn about some of the history and traditions of each of the places we visit.

Water will be available en-route.

Meeting Place & Planned Walking Route

  • Online – Registration
  • 2.00 pm – Islamic Society of Ballarat: 116 Elsworth Street East, Ballarat VIC, Google maps:
  • 3.30 pm – Ballarat Hebrew Congregation: Cnr Princes & Barkly St & St Pauls Way, Ballarat, Google maps:
  • 4.30 pm – St. Nicholas Orthodox Church, 116 Humffray Street North, Ballarat, Google maps:
  • refreshments will be served at the Orthodox Church
  • 5.00 pm – Conclusion

Map of the Planned Route:

Walking from the mosque in Elsworth St, Canadian, along Joseph St, turning left at Clayton St, right at Main Rd, then right at Barkly St to the synagogue. Then along Victoria Street and King St. North to Humffray St North.

RSVP, Registration and Information

Please register your interest for this free event book online at: Or you can send an email to: or phone Margaret: 0400 650 234. On Facebook and Twitter? Use hashtag #JCMAwalk and #JCMAfriendship to invite others to join us in walking together in friendship and peace.

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 The Friendship walk commences from the Islamic Society of Ballarat Mosque.