Police have arrested a man in connection with posters being placed around Queenstown, including at the Islamic Centre on Gorge Road. An 18-year-old man has appeared in the Queenstown District Court today charged with possession of a knife. Police said they expected to lay further charges. Southern District Commander Superintendent Paul Basham said police realised… Continue reading Teenager arrested over Queenstown Mosque posters
Queenstown Islamic Centre members, who have been praying in their own homes, in hired-out churches, or driving hours to get to other mosques, say they’re looking forward to having a place to call their own and to welcome a growing number of Muslim visitors to the city. Each Friday before the congregational prayer Jumu’ah comes… Continue reading $178,000 raised to establish Queenstown’s first mosque.