Update 11 October: Due to current restrictions, our doors remain closed. See below for our classes on zoom. Stay tuned for details on when the MBC will re-open.

Online Classes & Events

Upcoming Buddhism Courses

Meditation Fundraising Challenge


Do not attend if you are unwell or if you are required to isolate.
Check-in on arrival using the QR Code system.
Wear your mask inside the MBC. Masks are available at the MBC for you to use.
Maintain Social Distancing where possible.
Sanitise on Entry.
Bring along your own refreshments.
Please follow all directions from the MBC team.

Residential Retreats in 2021 – Book Now

Please note: due to the uncertainty of current restrictions being lifted, the following retreats may be moved online if needed. Stay tuned for updates!

The Melbourne Buddhist Centre is run by the Triratna Buddhist Community, an international network dedicated to practising and teaching Buddhist ethics, meditation and wisdom in the contemporary world. For over 30 years the Melbourne Buddhist Centre has been sharing meditation and Buddhist practice via drop-in meditation classes, meditation and Buddhism courses, Dharma talks from local and visiting Buddhists, Buddhist study groups and on retreat. In the process building a vibrant and friendly Buddhist Community in Melbourne. Check out our online program to support you in these challenging times; connecting you to practicing Buddhists in Melbourne.

The Triratna Buddhist Community is an organisation whose charter is to make available the teachings of the Buddha to people of all cultures and backgrounds. Our Community welcomes people of all races, nationalities and those from the lgbti community. We draw inspiration from all the great Buddhist schools to facilitate practice in a contemporary cultural context. 

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