Welcome to Sri Vakrathunda Vinayagar Temple

The Hindu Temple is a place of worship for devotees. Serving the needs of the Hindu Community

Upcoming Events
  • Prathosham, 17th April 2019
  • Mahotsava Kodiyetram, 19th April 2019
more events

New Saiva Neri - January to March 2019

Opening hours

7.00am - 12.00pm | 6.00pm - 9.00pm

Weekends & Public Holidays
7.00am - 1.00pm | 4.30pm - 9.00pm

Tuesday, Friday, Saturday & Sunday
6.30pm - 9.00pm

Saturday & Sunday
11.30am - 2.00pm

Notice Board

Mahotsavam 2019
The Annual Mahotsavam festival will be held from 19th April 2019 to 28th April 2019. Tamil & English versions are available in below links.
Annathanam will be served on all 10 days of the festival.

English Version  Annual Mahotsavam 2019 English
Tamil Version  Annual Mahotsavam 2019 Tami

New Saiva Neri Book  January to March 2019

A Brief History of Our Temple

The journey of Sri Vakrathunda Vinayagar coming to Melbourne and making it His home is an interesting one.


In August 1989, a “breakaway” group from the Hindu Society of Victoria, decided to build a Vinayagar temple. Amongst this group, a core team of people set up the Pro Tem committee and along with other likeminded individuals, began the gigantic task of building the first Vinayagar Temple - Sri Vakrathunda Vinayagar Temple - in Victoria.

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