http://meditateinmelbourne.org/meditation-courses-retreats/

Our meditation courses and retreats are an ideal way to get experience of meditation and inner peace. These courses examine a particular topic in greater depth than would be possible in a drop-in meditation class.

Our courses and retreats are open to everyone and are suitable for all levels of experience, including beginners. For more information about specific courses or retreats, select a course from the list below or the menu on the right.


Self Esteem Half-Day Course- Geelong | Sat 26 May
Saturday 26 May · 1:00 pm - 4:30 pm
A MEDITATION HALF DAY COURSE The way in which we relate to our...
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Limitless Possibility - A Special Meditation Event | 8-11 Jun
Fri 8 Jun - Mon 11 Jun
Our strongest, most unwavering wish is to be happy all the time...
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Breaking Bad Habits | Sat 16 Jun
Saturday 16 June · 10:00 am - 4:30 pm
A MEDITATION DAY COURSE Nobody wants to hurt the people they love,...
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Learn to Meditate Half-Day Course | Sat 30 Jun
Saturday 30 June · 9:30 am - 1:00 pm
Meditation is a way of calming the mind, reducing stress and developing a more positive approach to life. This course provides the perfect opportunity to discover for yourself the inner peace and happiness that naturally arises when our mind becomes still.
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Weekend Meditation Retreat | 6-8 Jul
Fri 6 Jul - Sun 8 Jul
Fri 6 Jul - Sun 8 Jul
MEDITATIONS FOR RELAXATION Escape the stress and busyness of life and discover...
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Enlightenment - Summer Festival Review & Retreat | 24-28 Aug
Fri 24 Aug - Tue 28 Aug
Fri 24 Aug - Tue 28 Aug
In our spiritually degenerate world the concept of enlightenment has become lost...
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Vajrayogini Counting Retreat | 31 Aug – 2 Oct
Fri 31 Aug - Tue 2 Oct
with Resident Teacher Gen Kelsang Dornying
The clear and unmistaken instructions of Mahamudra are the very essence of Kadampa Buddhism and show how we can be swiftly guided to the accomplishment of full enlightenment in this one short life. This silent retreat is an opportunity to deepen our experience of these profound and blissful meditations and accelerate our progress towards the supreme happiness of enlightenment. The perfect retreat conditions at Kadampa Meditation Centre Australia provide the ideal opportunity to enjoy inner peace, reflection and inspiration as you deepen your familiarity with these supremely meaningful meditations.
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Silence is Golden - Silent Retreat | 7-9 Sep
Fri 7 Sep - Sun 9 Sep
Fri 7 Sep - Sun 9 Sep
When our distracting thoughts subside and our mind becomes still, a deep...
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Weekend Meditation Retreat | 2-4 Nov
Fri 2 Nov - Sun 4 Nov
Fri 2 Nov - Sun 4 Nov
Escape the stress and busyness of life and discover the peace of...
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The Renunciate - A Special Weekend Course & Silent Retreat | 16-23 Nov
Fri 16 Nov - Fri 23 Nov
Fri 16 Nov - Fri 23 Nov
Most people believe that to find happiness we should simply experience as...
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