Photos: Punchbowl Mosque Construction Timeline


Thursday 21 December 2017 (internal scaffold removed revealing dome timber lining and mezzanine timber screens)

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Saturday 16 December 2017 (moon and star symbol added to the minaret screen)


Friday 15 December 2017 (Dome crescent moon and spire installed)

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Wednesday 29 November 2017 (Mezzanine windows installed)

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Saturday 25 November 2017 (Installation of Mosque doors)

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Wednesday 1 November 2017 (Installation of wooden window frames)

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Saturday 28 October 2017 (Carpets arrived from Turkey)

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Thursday 19 October 2017 (Dome timber lining installation)

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Friday 13 October 2017 (Front brick fence being built)

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Saturday 7 October 2017 (Mosque wall black cosmic marble installed)

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Wednesday 27 September 2017 (lights to the interior of the mosque installed)

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Thursday 14 September 2017 (shoes racks, internal walls)

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Thursday 7 September 2017 (internal walls, ceilings, timber)

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Wednesday 16 August 2017 (external mezzanine walls being built and dome timber lining)

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Wednesday 12 April 2017 (external walls revealed; scaffolding removed)

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Wednesday 5 April 2017 (muqarnas mini-domes and main dome with concrete rings)

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Wednesday 15 March 2017 (Underfloor hydronic heating and cooling system installed)

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Thursday 2 March 2017 (Dome interior and Muqarnas fully visible)

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Wednesday 1 March 2017 (Dome and Muqarnas form work being stripped away)

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Friday 24 February 2017 (Dome roof and Mosque entry taking shape)

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Thursday 2 February 2017 (Dome and Mosque roof being installed)

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Wednesday 25 January 2017 (roof metal beams installed)

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Wednesday 18 January 2017 (car park and toilets)

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Wednesday 21 December 2016 (Dome steel frame installed)

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Tuesday 13 December 2016 (Muqarnas perspex moulds stripped away)

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Monday 28 November 2016 (concrete to the Dome base ring completed)

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Thursday 24 November 2016 (Concrete being poured into the Dome base)

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Saturday 19 November 2016 (Dome base insulation, steel and Minaret roof concreted)

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Saturday 12 November 2016 (Dome ring concrete and Roof steel)

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Saturday 12 November 2016 (ablution block taking shape)

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Saturday 5 November 2016 (steel being fitted for the Mosque dome)

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Wednesday 2 November 2016 (ablution concrete wall constructed)

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Friday 28 October 2016 (Clr Khodr Saleh site visit)

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Tuesday 25 October 2016 (dome form work being built)

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Wednesday 19 October 2016 (muqarnas rows concreting completed)

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Tuesday 11 October 2016 (last two muqarnas rows being built)

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Wednesday 5 October 2016 (further extension of the roof muqarnas)

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Wednesday 5 October 2016 (toilet blocks being built)

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Saturday 17 September 2016 (mezzanine 2 walls and more muqarnas rows being prepared)

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Saturday 10 September 2016 (second mezzanine floor slab concreted)

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Wednesday 7 September 2016 (additional rows of muqarnas moulds installed)

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Wednesday 31 August 2016 (two rows of Mosque muqarnas and internal wall extensions concreted)

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Wednesday 17 August 2016 (Mosque muqarnas moulds and level 1 walls)

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Monday 8th August 2016 (Mosque mezzanine 1 slab done; internal walls next)

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Tuesday 26th July 2016 (Muqarnas prototype completed)

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Saturday 16th July 2016 (complex Mosque ceiling 99 muqarnas being constructed)

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Saturday 9th July 2016 (Mosque ceiling muqarnas formwork being prepared)

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Tuesday 28 June 2016 (concrete build of Mosque walls continue)

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Tuesday 21 June 2016 (Mosque walls being built with concrete poured)

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Wednesday 8 June 2016 (formwork for Mosque walls being constructed)

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Sunday 29 May 2016 (ground floor slab complete)

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Wednesday 25 May 2016 (ground floor concreting continues)

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Tuesday 24 May 2016 (pouring of ground floor concrete)

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Thursday 19 May 2016 (ground floor steel installation)

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Monday 16 May 2016 (ground floor prep for concrete)

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Monday 2 May 2016 (ground floor decking)

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Friday 15 April 2016 (level 1 car park decking)

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Friday 8 April 2016 (level 2 car park slab)

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Sunday 27 March 2016 (Formwork decking, slab, 2nd ramp)

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Friday 19 February 2016 (ramp completed with support pillars)

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Tuesday 12th January 2016 (concrete pour on car park ramp)

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Monday 21st December 2015 (Digging second level; ramp concrete)

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Monday 14th December 2015 (Laying concrete ramp to car park)

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Friday 11th December 2015 (Anchoring and Shoring)

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Friday 4th December 2015 (Shoring)

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Sunday 29th November 2015 (Excavation continues)

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Thursday 29th October 2015 (Official Groundbreaking Ceremony)

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Monday, 26th October 2015 (Works commence)

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