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
  • Karthigai, 9th July 2018
  • Prathosham, 11th July 2018
  • Lalitha Sahasranaamam, 13th July 2018
  • Sathurthi, 16th July 2018
  • Aadi Sevai 1st Week, 17th July 2018
  • Sasti, 18th July 2018
  • Durga Pooja, 22nd July 2018
  • Ekathasi, 23th July 2018
  • Aadi Sevai 2nd Week, 24th July 2018
  • Prathosham, 25th July 2018
  • Pournami, 27th July 2018
  • Sangadahara Sathurthi, 31st July 2018
more events

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

Dear Devotees,

We would like to invite you to a talk by Mr Angajan M K, a world renown speaker on Vendanta and its practical applications.

His topic on 14 July 2018 at 4.15 pm at the Temple Canteen is "effective Living: from Smart to wise".

Please come and listen and participate in this free temple event.

Attached please see the flyer for this.

Yours sincerely,

Angajan- Ganesh Temple 2018

A Brief History of Our Temple

Sri Vakrathunda Vinayagar temple was the first traditional Hindu temple established in Melbourne, 1992. Since then the temple has fulfilled the spiritual and cultural aspirations of thousands of Hindus in Melbourne.


Punarutharana Maha Kubabhishegam (Restorative Consecration Ceremony) was conducted on 17-06-2007. The temple has been extensively renovated, with new shrines built, a Rajagopuram added and its internal and external decorations refurbished or enhanced.

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