Day Courses & Events

Take a day or weekend out to immerse yourself in meditation and Buddhist teachings. We hold courses, retreats and special events throughout the year. Everyone Welcome.

Half Day Meditation Courses

Explore a specific topic in more detail at one of our monthly half day meditation courses at the West Burleigh Centre. We hold half day courses every month.

The Science of Happiness

Sun 26 May · 10am–1pm · $40

Learn these special methods for developing inner peace and enjoying true happiness by understanding the science of your mind.

Love Without Pain

Sun 23 Jun · 10am–1pm · $40

Love brings harmony and happiness; attachment brings only problems and suffering such as jealousy, craving and dependency. Discover the secret of enjoyable, stable and fulfilling relationships by learning to distinguish between these two minds.

Special Events

We hold many special events throughout the year from special Public Talks with visiting International Teachers to away weekends and in-depth Buddhist classes and courses.

Meditation Retreats

Get away from it all and connect with your inner peace. We hold one-day retreats at the Centre as well as a general away retreat, each year.

Refuge Retreat

Sun 2 June · From 9am Free
Deepen your refuge in the Three Jewels of Buddhism and make progress on the path to enlightenment.


Springbrook Rainforest Retreat

Fri 25 – Sun 27 October 2019
Take some time out of your busy life to deepen your meditation practice at this special away retreat in the tranquil Springbrook National Park.