Brother’s Weekend Away

Specific details of the course are given below:


Who can attend?

Brothers 16 and older

Participants should possess a regular learners/drivers license and be able to drive confidently on the road.
Owning a 4×4 and having previous off road driving experience is not a requirement.
4×4 Vehicle’s will be made available to participants.


Meet Up Details:

At Maghrib on Friday 5 August @

Masjid Al Kawthar Fourways,
Osprey Road & William Nicol Drive

Retreat will end at 15:30 on Sunday 7 August.

Presenter’s Bio:
Moulana Abu Hurairah Bobat

> Hafidh
> Graduate of Darul Uloom Zakaria
> Researcher at Mahajah
> Ustaadh at Jaamiah Al Uloom Al Islamia

Moulana Abu Hurairah is praised for his memorization of the hadith compilation known as Riyadh Us Saliheen.
He also know to be an astute scholar who is gifted with the ability of simplifying complex issues.

He is a young man and that is an advantage when it comes to connecting with the youth and making them feel comfortable to communicate without barriers.

Instructor’s Bio:
Terence Tracey

> Over 2 decades of experience in driver training
> Trained and traveled throughout Africa
> In 2013 Terence drove across 3 continents in a classic car
> Terence runs the 4×4 experience at the Lion and Safari Park


R2150 per person

(includes accommodation, meals, all programs/activities and 4×4 vehicle usage)

Payment can be made by EFT



Masjid Al Kawthar will be our base and 4×4 activities will take place at the Lion and Safari Park in Lanseria


Accommodation type:

camping/itikaaf/jamaat style with your own bedding in the Masjid hall

Should you wish to attend this course, please take the following actions:


1.     Fill out the online form completely

2.     Do an EFT of R2150 to our account

3.     Email proof of payment to


Al Barakah Fordsburg

The Deen Team

Acc number: 78600180252

Branch code 800000

Reference: Participants name

Please note that places are limited and participants will only be confirmed on the course once both, the proof of payment and online registration form is received and you receive a Whatsapp message  of confirmation from us . We will be allocating places on a first come first serve basis. We encourage you to book early to avoid disappointment.

Should you have any further queries, please feel free to contact Sheikh Shaakir Bhyat on 082 872 0789 or Taahir Gause on 081 251 7272. We look forward to welcoming your child on the course. Shukran!



  1. Comfortable old outdoor shoes / Trainers / Slops / Sandals.
  2. Warm Clothing (including jacket, tracksuit, warm hat, etc. if its winter)
  3. Raincoat / Poncho
  4. A few pairs of old shirts, track pants, etc. (prepare to get wet & muddy!)
  5. Sunscreen, sunglasses, & cap
  6. Torch with spare batteries
  7. Plastic bag for wet/ used clothes etc
  8. Some tuck money
  9. Small backpack (for hikes etc.)
  10. Notebook, pen, & pencil
  11. Sleeping bag & pillow (A blow up mattress will be an advantage)
  12. Basic toiletries & medication (Be sure to bring your prescribed medication, if any)
  13. Mosquito repellent
  14. Water bottle
  15. Suitable clothing for Salaat (Topee, Kurta)
  16. Some snacks & goodies (enough to share!)

Please Note:

  • No valuables are to be brought by the participant.
  • Costumes, shorts, etc. must cover from the navel to below the knee, as this is the private part (Satr) of a Muslim male, which has to be covered at all times. Parents are requested to encourage our youngsters to purchase 3 quarter pants, etc instead, which covers the said area.