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Retreats and Other Residential Programs 2017


Description Dates
Nights
Place Teacher(s) Cost ($)*
Insight Meditation: Wisdom, Love and Liberation
22 - 28 July
6Sangsurya, Byron Bay, NSWWill James and Radha Nicholson600, subsidies available, limited camping at 400
Mindfulness and the Four Heart Qualities 13 - 18 August
5
Mt Carmel Retreat, Varroville, Sydney area Mal Huxter 650 (single ensuite room)
Insight/Mindfulness: Freedom of the Heart
1 - 7 September
6
Sangsurya, Byron Bay, NSWEllen Davision and Radha Nicholson
595 standard, 655 single room (limited), 390 camping
Insight Meditation: Long Weekend Reteat 30 Sept - 2 October
2
BMIMC, Medlow Bath, Blue Mountains Michael Dash 285
Satipatthana Retreat 13 - 22 October
9
BMIMC, Medlow Bath, Blue Mountains Patrick Kearney 785 
*This cost does not include any payment to the teacher(s). Teachers rely on dana (literally "generosity") for these programs and there is usually a box at the retreat for this purpose.
Bookings are open for all the progams listed. There are other retreats and programs planned, they're shown in the Insight Meditation News and they'll appear on this table when bookings open.


Visiting Teacher Workshops

Description
Date
Place
Teacher(s)
Cost ($)*
Awakening from the Illusion of our Separation
8 July
Siteworks, Brunswick, Melbourne
David Loy
50, 40 concession, booking fee
Buddhism and the Ecological Challenge
9 July
Siteworks, Brunswick, Melbourne
David Loy
50, 40 concession, booking fee
Awakening from the Illusion of our Separation15 July
Buddhist Library, Camperdown, Sydney
David Loy
50, 40 concession, booking fee
Buddhism and the Ecological Challenge16 July
Buddhist Library, Camperdown, Sydney
David Loy
50, 40 concession, booking fee

*This cost does not include any payment to the teacher(s). Teachers rely on dana (literally "generosity") for these programs and there
 is usually a box  for this purpose.



Insight Meditation Groups and Centres

Adelaide Ashtree Sangha Goolwa (SA)  Goolwa Dharma Group
Alice Springs Desert Buddha Sangha Lismore Kuan Yin Meditation Centre
Bellingen Tallowwood Sangha Medlow Bath Blue Mountains Insight Meditation Centre
Blackheath Cloud Refuge Melbourne - East Brunswick Melbourne Insight Meditation Group - CERES
Bundanoon (NSW) Southern Highlands Sangha
Brisbane DharmaCloud  Melbourne - East Malvern Melbourne Insight Meditation Group - BSV
Brisbane - West End Heart Insight Perth Perth Insight Meditation Group
Byron Bay Bay Insight Meditation Sydney - Lower North Shore Bluegum Sangha
Byron Shire - Possum Creek Women's Group Sydney - Eastern Suburbs Golden Wattle Sangha
Canberra - Lyneham Canberra Insight Meditation Group Sydney  SIM (Sydney Insight Meditators) 
Canberra Heartwood Insight  Sydney - Northern Beaches Beaches Sangha 
Daylesford (Vic) Whitegum Sangha Woolongong / Illawarra Ocean View Sangha



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Site last updated 16th June 2017. Site Information. Photos: by Ken Golding from the 2008 Dharma Gathering (1) and 2008 yatra (2,3) and by Kay Burns (4) from the 2011 Far South Coast yatra.