Retreat Dates 2017

Meditation retreats start from 6pm on the first day, and finish at 2pm on the last day (except long weekend). Please apply online at least 7 days in advance, and see Meditation Retreat Rules and Guidelines for more information.




April             Fri 20th – Sun 22nd  sorry the retreat is full.

 May               Fri 4th –  Sun 6th

May               Sun 20th –  Sat 26th  (Vesak retreat for only experienced people)

 June              Fri 8th - Mon 11th ( Queen’s Birthday Long Weekend)

 July               Fri 20th – Sun 22th

 August          Fri 17th –  Sun19th    

 September     Fri 31st Aug  -  Sun 2nd Sept

 September     Fri 28th – Oct  Mon 1st   (Labour Day Long Weekend)

 October         Fri 19th – Sun 21st

 November      Fri  2nd  –  Sun 4th  

 December      Fri 1st  – Sun 3rd (Last retreat for beginners)

 December      Wed 26th Dec 2018 – Jan  Tue 1st  Jan 2019 (Boxing Day & New Year for only experienced  people)


All enquiries email: [email protected] 

Thank you.

All retreats run by donation. We recommend a donation of $55 per night to cover monastery expenses.  The monastery makes no profit from your kind donation. If you wish to donate more, your generosity is greatly appreciated, and will ensure the retreat programs continue to help many more people.

Please send your donation to:

Sunnataram Forest Monastery

ANZ Bank

BSB: 012 547

Acc No: 2370-37944