dharma.org.au
An Australian Network for Insight Meditation and Dharma Practice
     

          

What is Insight Meditation? General retreat information

Quarterly email news

Profiles of Australian dharma teachers



Retreats and Other Residential Programs 2017-18


Description Dates
Nights
Place Teacher(s) Cost ($)*
Womens' Silent Meditation Retreat: Awakening Wisdom, Awakening Love

Registration formRetreat Information
20 - 23 October3Yarrahappini, Grassy Head, Mid North Coast NSW
Radha Nicholson and Jude Baderle
385 single, 330 shared, 75 day
Insight Meditation: Open Heart, Open Mind
20 - 27 October7Kallara, Strathbogie Ranges, Victoria
Subhana Barzaghi, Carol Perry and Angela McGee570 - fully booked
Cultivating the Heart with Serenity and Insight: a Silent Beach-side Retreat
10 - 13 or 17 November3 or 7Yarrahapinni, Grassy Head, Mid North Coast NSWMal HuxterFor 7 days: 777 - 847 earlybird (before 10 Oct); 805 - 875 standard
Power of the Heart: Tasmanian Forest Retreat
12 - 18 November
6Dorje Ling Retreat Centre, Lorinna, Tasmania
Jess Huon
495
Embodying Self-Compassion: A Buddhist Experiential Retreat for Women
17 - 22 November
5Bowral, Southern Highlands, NSW
Lizzie Turnull and Joyce Kornblatt
725 standard, 755 benefactor rate, concessions available. All single rooms
Meditation retreat: Going to Ground (Recollective Awareness)
24 - 30 November6Glenbarr Homestead, Strathalbyn, SA
Anna Markey and Jenny Taylor
Early bird (if paid by 13 Oct): 795 waged / 630 concession; standard 825 / 660
Taking Refuge in Freedom: a Forest Retreat

Registration form

26 November - 1 December
5Forest Meditation Centre, the Channon, Northern NSW
Christopher Titmuss and Radha Nicholson315
Mindfulness, Insight and Liberation: a Silent Insight Meditation Retreat

Application form

3 - 9 December6Sangsurya, Byron Bay, NSWChristopher Titmuss and Radha Nicholson680 standard
440 camping

Insight Meditation and Yoga: Seeds of Joy, Paths to Freedom
8 - 10 December2Bellbunya Eco Retreat, Belli Park, SE Queensland
Neli Martin and Courtney Zoes
350
New Year Retreat: Releasing and Renewing, Stengthening the Two Wings of Awakening
28 December - 4 January
7Karuna, near Katoomba, Blue Mountains, NSW
Jill Shepherd and Elisabeth Faria
859 standard, 890 supporting, 725 concession
Insight Meditation: Freedom of the Heart/Mind

Application form

20 - 27 January7Sangsurya, Byron Bay, NSWSubhana Barzaghi and Will James
720 twin share, 770 single, subsidy for those under 25 and in financial difficulty
Supported Solitary Retreat

Registration form (pdf)
Registration forms (doc)

30 July - 29 August 2018,
or first half or second half

30 or 15
Kallara, Strathbogie Ranges, VictoriaInterviews: Subhana Barzaghi, Ellen Davison, Victor von der Heyde, Mal Huxter, Kirsten Kratz, Christine Thompson
1980 for 30 days
1000 for 15 days

*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.


Insight Meditation Groups and Centres

delaideAshtree SanghaGoolwa (SA)Goolwa Dharma Group
Alice SpringsDesert Buddha SanghaLismoreKuan Yin Meditation Centre
BellingenTallowwood SanghaMedlow BathBlue Mountains Insight Meditation Centre
BlackheathCloud RefugeMelbourne - East BrunswickMelbourne Insight Meditation Group - CERES
Bundanoon (NSWSouthern Highlands SanghaMelbourne - East MalvernMelbourne Insight Meditation Group - BSV
BrisbaneDharmaCloud
PerthPerth Insight Meditation Group
Brisbane - West EndHeart Insight Meditation Group
SydneySIM (Sydney Insight Meditators)
Byron Shire - Possum CreekWomen's GroupSydney - Eastern SuburbsGolden Wattle Sangha
Canberra - LynehamCanberra Insight Meditation GroupSydney - Lower North ShoreBluegum Sangha
CanberraHeartwood Insight
Sydney - Northern BeachesBeaches Sangha
Daylesford (Vic)Whitegum SanghaWoolongong / IllawarraOcean View Sangha



Dharma and Climate Change Past events:    Dharma Yatras 2006-2015;      Dharma Gatherings: 2006, 07, 08

Links







Site last updated 19th October 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.