Meditation and Retreat Centres
Listed below are retreat centres offering mindfulness and meditation. We have not personally been to every centre. If you know of any retreat centres please let us know.
Heartland Retreat Centre Qld
44 Meadows Lane
Chatsworth Qld 4570
Australia (07) 54 816 777 International 61 7 54 816 777
Heartland is a healing centre which focuses on the power within. Run by Trudy and Les Dyer they offer meditation, counselling, workshops and fun. This is a simple, but very comfortable centre, with private rooms on 80 acres of wildlife sanctuary which feels like home. The vegetarian food is divine.
You can enjoy a health retreat, self-empowerment retreat or spiritual healing. This centre is for everyone. They offer a 5 day all-inclusive program from $895.
Blue Mountains, New South Wales
Happy Buddha Retreat
50 Railway Parade
Wentworth Falls NSW 2782
02 8540 6513
This centre offers daily yoga, mindfulness and workshops. They offer 3 retreats every week or a 2 night package from $299 per person. Two programs available Inner Joy and Ignite your Life.
New South Wales, Victoria, Queensland
Melli O’Brien, The Art of Mindful Living
Melli conducts 5 day retreats focusing on meaning and purpose in Sydney, Melbourne and Byron Bay. The art of mindful living retreat is a life-changing, five-day, deep immersion into mindfulness. On this popular retreat, you learn how to practice meditation and mindfulness and discover powerful strategies to live a more conscious and connected life when you go back home.
The retreat fee includes accommodation and all meals during your stay. Early bird fee with camping is $1520, early bird with standard room is $1780, and early bird with twin ensuite (price per person) is $2130.
Kadampa Meditation Centre
Kadampa is a Buddhist Centre that focuses on inner peace. Weekend programs available. Based at Camp Waterman in the exquisite Dandenong ranges at the edge of Melbourne’s urban sprawl, the centre offers residential courses and retreats in a perfect retreat environment. The centre is staffed by volunteers who give their time to improve conditions for visitors.
The O Retreat
‘The O Retreat’ provides a selection of retreat stay packages from two days to a week to suit your individual needs, for both physical relaxation and spiritual reconnection to your naturally joyful inner state. The packages are carefully selected for the best result, to achieve the balance of physical relaxation/recharge, healthy living, inner joy and a higher level of heart satisfaction.
Pricing: Retreat package rate per person per night: $330 (Private Deluxe ensuite), $280 (twin shared deluxe ensuite) Or $280 (Private Queen Bedroom) and $260 (Single bedroom with Shared bathroom.)
Rajesh Shrestha (Mobile: +977-9856025232 / 9846026050)
TUSHITA NEPAL MEDITATION CENTER (The School of Life) is the center for Peace and bliss in the Himalaya of Nepal- the origin place of yoga & meditation. We focus more for purification and Gyana Yoga (noble wisdom) in order to connect with the Creator- Divine Source- Nature and Inner light. It is meant for those who are craving for happiness and peace. They offer several retreat packages with reasonable prices.
TEMPERATURE: Winter: Nov-Dec-Jan (8-20 degree Centigrade) Summer: Jun-July-Aug Monsoon in Nepal (16to29 degree Centigrade)
GROUP SIZE: 6 to 9 person in order to maintain spiritual vibration and personal care.
RETREAT COURSE: Retreat program starts on every Sunday all the year around.
FOOD & DRINKS: Ayurvedic Food only, herb juice, fruits, milk,
Organic coffee, herb tea, detox drinks, organic vegetables and fruits from our own garden.
ACCOMMODATION: One person one room according to their ruling planet.