Ganden Kadampa Buddhist Centre

A modern Buddhist Centre and peaceful meditation space in West Burleigh that offers classes across the Gold Coast each week. Everybody is welcome.

Weekly Drop-in Classes

Transforming Life's Difficulties

Learn the art of being happy whatever happens.

Click through to find a class on a day and time that suits you.


Learn to Meditate

Sat 8 Sep · 10am–1pm

Learn the essential tools of meditation and feel inspired to start your own meditation practice at home.


Understanding Death

Sun 26 Aug · 10am-1pm

Learn how understanding death enables us to live lightly and is one of the kindest and wisest things we can do for both ourself and others.


Springbrook Rainforest Retreat

26 - 28 October

Escape the stress and busyness of life and discover the peace of meditation for yourself. Be guided through simple meditations that awaken your potential for a deeply kind and compassionate heart, leading to a lasting experience of inner peace and daily happiness. This retreat is suitable for everyone.

why meditate

Why Meditate?

Meditation enables you to unwind, relax, let go of worry and improve your overall sense of wellbeing. Whether you simply want to calm your mind or experience deep inner transformation there is a meditation practice that can help you.

what to expect in class

What to Expect at a Class

Learn practical methods to solve the problems we face in daily life. Classes include guided meditation and teaching from one of our qualified teachers, as well as an opportunity to ask questions. Everybody is welcome. No experience is necessary.

about us

About Us

The teachings given at our classes are grounded in the ancient wisdom of Buddha and have been practised by meditators for generations. Our teachings are presented in a format that is especially suited to the people of the modern world.

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Find the Class for You

We hold classes in 3 locations on the Gold Coast and offer classes suitable for all levels of interest from simple guided meditations through to in depth Buddhist studies.