28-day residential retreat in the Blue Mountains

Teacher: Patrick Kearney. Blue Mountains Insight Meditation Centre, Medlow Bath, NSW

Patrick teaches satipaṭṭhāna, the way of mindfulness, in the lineage of Mahāsī Sayādaw. He emphasises the cultivation of a felt continuity of awareness by tracking the elemental flow of experience that lies beneath our habitual concepts and reactions. As we become intimate with what is already present we discover the radical simplicity of the practice, […]

Embodied Wisdom and Compassion Insight Meditation and Qigong Retreat

Teachers: Subhana Barzaghi and Shirsha Marie SANGSURYA, BYRON BAY, NSW

Insight meditation practice explores the whole mind body unity with curiosity and mindfulness. The Buddha claimed that, ‘Within this fathom long body lies the path to wholeness and awakening.’ As an ancient treasure map the body is a crucible for inner transformation. With mindful, embodied, compassionate presence we can untangle and release those knots of tension […]

Open Heart Open Mind

Teachers: Carol Perry and Angela McGee Kallara Conference Centre, Strathbogie Ranges, VIC

7 Day meditation retreat with Carol Perry and Angela McGee. This retreat includes:- Sitting, walking and standing meditations - Optional yoga asana to assist in sitting- Private and group interviews- Questions and inquiry with teachers- Dharma talks- Instructions for meditation - Mindfulness work period- Free timeBeginning and experienced meditators are welcome COST: Single Room - […]

Weekend Retreat October/November

Teachers: Anna Markey and Jenny Taylor.

More information on this retreat will be provided at a later date. Further information: Email: bkirke(at)internode.on.net or ammarkey(at)yahoo.com.au

Stillness, Insight and Wisdom

Teachers: Radha Nicholson and Will James. SANGSURYA, BYRON BAY, NSW

The retreat will focus on freeing the heart and mind through inquiry into direct experience. Each day will include meditation instructions, a dharma talk, inquiry periods and an evening program. There will be attention to the four postures, sitting, walking, reclining and standing meditation. It is a silent Insight Meditation Retreat. For a sample timetable, […]

Mindfulness & Compassion Teacher Training Course 2023-24

Guiding Teachers: Subhana Barzaghi, Alan Bassal and Sabina Rabold SYDNEY, NSW

This training is for those who want to teach mindfulness and compassion aligned with the deep wisdom teachings of the Buddha. It is also for those who want to engage in an ongoing program of study to deepen their own journey of awakening. The course will develop an understanding of the principles and application of […]