Insight Meditation

South East Queensland - New South Wales



DharmaCloud is an Insight Meditation group which presents and supports Western Buddhist teachings. It runs occasional Insight Meditation courses, practice days and retreats. It has been running Buddhist programs since 1995. An overview of past retreats and workshops is listed here. DharmaCloud also provides a listing of other Insight Meditation groups and retreats in Australia through the www.dharma.org.au website.

A related weekly Insight Meditation group, the Heart Insight group, meets on Sunday nights in West End in Brisbane.



Supported Solitary Retreat, 2019
Vejjasala, Wingello, Southern Highlands, NSW, 1st - 31st March
or first half (1st - 16th March) or second half (16th - 31st March).


This retreat is organised by DharmaCloud in conjunction with Sydney Insight Meditators.

It is at the retreat centre owned by the Association of Engaged Buddhists, south of Sydney. The centre has a library of Dharma books and there's areas for long walks in the surrounding country.
There'll be face to face or phone / Skype interviews with Subhana Barzaghi, Victor von der Heyde, Jess Huon, Patrick Kearney, Kirsten Kratz and Carol Perry.

Everyone gets a kuti (small cabin) or room to themselves.
Cost is $2400 for the full month (30 days) or $1250 for the first or second half (15 days)

Please read the flyer and then complete the registration forms, transfer the deposit or full payment, and then confirm that the payment has been made.



2019 Autumn Springbrook, Queensland retreat dates: 22nd - 29th May 2019

This annual weeklong retreat will be held again at the Theosophical Society Retreat Centre in Springbrook and led in 2019 by Victor von der Heyde and Neli Martin.

Bookings will open in late January 2019.



The DharmaCloud Library
is currently at the Bodhi Chan Meditation Centre. It's available on their practice days and at other times by arrangement.



There are
audio recordings of the 2012 DharmaCloud retreat led by Stephen and Martine Batchelor at the Sine Cera Retreat Centre in Northern NSW. The retreat was called Self, Consciousness and Namarupa: A Study Retreat



DharmaCloud email list: We have an email list for people who would like to receive occasional emails - very occasional - of DharmaCloud events. This is a separate from the list for the Australia-wide quarterly Insight Meditation News. If you'd like to be on the DharmaCloud list, please email us (email address below).


DharmaCloud is an unincorporated not-for-profit association, registered with the Australian Charities and Not-for-profits Commission. It is supported by a small group of volunteers. All programs are run on a dana basis. There is a constitution which outlines the operation of the group.

For further information call (07) 3343-8243, (02) 9427-3605 or email



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