Covering the Goulburn and Murray valleys

Feast marks the end of Ramadan in Shepparton

Traditional Indian and Turkish cuisine was on offer to Shepparton residents who marked the end of the holy month of Ramadan at a multicultural dinner.

DARREN LINTON July 21, 2014 3:14am

Karen Phillips, Bev Osborne, Brooke Kerr and Barbara Brown at the multicultural dinner.

A multicultural dinner was held on Saturday in conjunction with the end of Ramadan.

The holy month is observed by muslims who fast between sunrise and sunset and it is also a time to donate for charity.

Iftaar is the daily breaking of the fast during Ramadan and the SADAAT Foundation organises an annual dinner, which welcomes people from all faiths and backgrounds to celebrate with the Islamic community.

SADAAT Foundation is a community not-for-profit multicultural organisation based in Shepparton that exists to promote cultural and religious diversity and understanding in the region.

The dinner was founded on the basis that food plays an important role in most cultures and is a good basis to bring people together and fosters inter-religious understanding.

The event was held at the Sherbourne Terrace with traditional Indian and Turkish cuisine on offer.

comments powered by Disqus
Shepparton logo

A step in the right direction

Victoria Park Lake to be venue for the JDRF One Walk Shepparton to promote the awareness about Type 1 diabetes next month.

shepp mags

The News magazines are online - read high quality magazines in your time. Check in regularly for the latest editions.

Echuca mag

Riverine Herald's well regarded locally produced magazines. They're now online, so you can read them whenever and wherever you like.


Search for published and unpublished photos from McPherson Media Group newspapers and magazines. All our photos are available to purchase.


Place an advertisement in any one of McPherson Media Group's local newspapers.