Weekend Meditation Retreat | 20-22 Oct
Fri 20 Oct - Sun 22 Oct
with Buddhist Teacher Jake Zakarauskas

Monbulk: Kadampa Meditation Centre Australia
25 McCarthy Rd


Escape the stress and busyness of life and discover the peace of meditation for yourself. Be guided through simple meditations that relax the mind and body, leading to a deep experience of inner peace and contentment. These retreats are suitable for everyone, and provide an excellent introduction to meditation. Taught by qualified Kadampa Buddhist teachers, they offer a unique opportunity to experience stillness within in the tranquil setting of a mountainside temple in the lush Dandenong Ranges.

The courses begin with supper at 6.30pm on the Friday night and finish with lunch on Sunday. There are plenty of opportunities to relax and unwind in our beautiful gardens and natural rainforest. The retreats are catered with delicious vegetarian food, and there is a range of accommodation options. All you need to do is to relax and enjoy yourself. Booking is essential – please book early to ensure a place.


wr_locThe course will be held at Kadampa Meditation Centre Australia. This beautiful Temple functions as a place of refuge and peace in our busy modern world, and is open for everyone to enjoy. Located an hour out of Melbourne in the Dandenong Ranges, the Temple is set amongst lush forests and boasts spectacular mountain views.



20-22 Oct


Course fee: $140

Accommodation per night: Camping $25 • Dorm $30 • Twin $45 each • Single $70

By booking for this event, you must have read and accepted the Terms and Conditions of booking.

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Centre Members register here

Shuttle Services

Pickup at the following times from Belgrave station:  $7
Fri 20 Oct @ 5.30pm

Drop off at the following times to Belgrave station: $7
Sun 22 Oct @ after lunch


Dinner 6.30pm
Introduction 8pm – 9pm
Teaching & Meditation 9am – 10am
Teaching & Meditation 11.30am – 12.30pm
Lunch 1.00pm
Teaching & Meditation 4.30pm – 5.30pm
Dinner 6.00pm
Teaching & Meditation 9am – 10am
Teaching & Meditation 11.30am – 12.30pm
Lunch (end of retreat) 12.30pm

If you have any enquiries please email: info@kadampa.org.au

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