Book Your Deity Darshana at the Temple
We are now inviting everyone to attend selected arati ceremonies in a regulated manner. The selected aratis are 12.30 pm, 4 pm (4.30 pm on weekends), 6 pm, 7 pm and 9 pm. Each arati runs for around 20 minutes. The maximum number of people permitted per arati is 20.
To comply with state government regulations, we must track all our guests, so you must book online. Everyone must register online to be allowed entry (including children). Strictly NO BOOKING, NO ENTRY.
We request individuals from the following postcodes - which are under Stage 3 restrictions from 11:59 pm on July 1 - to refrain from booking.
3012: Brooklyn, Kingsville, Maidstone, Tottenham, West Footscray
3021: Albanvale, Kealba, Kings Park, St Albans
3032: Ascot Vale, Highpoint City, Maribyrnong, Travancore
3038: Keilor Downs, Keilor Lodge, Taylors Lakes, Watergardens
3042: Airport West, Keilor Park, Niddrie
3046: Glenroy, Hadfield, Oak Park
3047: Broadmeadows, Dallas, Jacana
3055: Brunswick South, Brunswick West, Moonee Vale, Moreland West
3064: Craigieburn, Donnybrook, Mickleham, Roxburgh Park and Kalkallo
Bookings from the above postcodes will be cancelled.
You must adhere to the following guidelines:
Register for darshana at bit.ly/hk-darshan. Bookings are normally available up to 2 weeks in advance. However, depending on the changing COVID-19 situation, you may only be able to book 3 days in advance.
We hope to see you soon.
Here are the government guideline for religious institutes.
Online Darshana During Temple Closure to Prevent Spread of Coronavirus
Access to Melbourne Temple restricted until further notice
For the safety and well-being of our friends and supporters, and to prevent the spread of the coronavirus COVID-19 in the ISKCON community, the ISKCON Melbourne Temple will be closed from Monday, 16 March 2020 to everyone except those performing rostered services.
Thank you for your co-operation.
Your servant, Aniruddha Dasa - Temple President
Normal Temple Timings
|4.30am Mangala-arati |
5.10am Japa Meditation
7.10am Srila Prabhupada Guru-puja
7.30am Srimad-Bhagavatam Class
9.00am Breakfast Prasadam
|12.30pm Bhoga-arati |
1.00pm Lunch Prasadam
4.00pm Dhupa-arati (4:30pm Sat-Sun)
5.30pm Evening Prasadam (6pm Sat-Sun)
|4.30am - 5.00am |
7.00am - 11.30am
12.30pm - 12.50pm
|4.00pm - 6.30pm (4:30pm - 6:30pm Sat-Sun) |
7.00pm - 7.30pm
9.00pm - 9.20pm
Please note: all our meals may contain dairy, nuts and gluten.
If you have allergies or special requirements, please check with our cooks regarding which items are suitable for you.
Our regular programs like Sunday feasts and Harinamas have been suspended during the COVID-19 emergency. We'll let you know when they start again.