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
  • Shasti, 19th June 2018
  • Nadesar Abhishegam, 20th June 2018
  • Aani Uthiram, 21st June 2018
  • Ekathasi, 24th June 2018
  • Prathosham, 25th June 2018
  • Pournami, 28th June 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 Patrons,

Please note that the Canteen will be closed for dinner on Sunday 24th June 2018.
It will resume operation from Tuesday next week.

Apologies for any inconvenience caused.

Yours sincerely,

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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