MESSAGE FROM THE PREMIER NEW SOUTH WALES FOR CHAND RAAT EID FESTIVAL 2016Premier NSW Mike Baird

‘I am delighted to send my best wishes to everyone attending celebrations marking the end of Ramadan and Eid-ul-Fitr.’

‘Chand Raat Eid festivals bring together people from Islamic and non-Islamic backgrounds in celebration of community togetherness, peace and harmony.’

‘The Chand Raat Eid Festival in Sydney has become a celebrated fixture on the annual events calendar, and is enjoyed by Australians of all backgrounds.’

‘Ramadan holds special significance for Muslim Australians, and is a peaceful time for spiritual reflection.’

‘The focus and reflective nature of Ramadan supports our way of life and is a reminder  of the important values and morals we all share.’

‘On behalf of the NSW Government, I wish everyone celebrating at Chand Raat Eid a wonderful occasion.’

Eid Mubarak!

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MIKE BAIRD MP

Premier