Ananda Buddhist Centre

“Providing the people of CQ with access to authentic Buddhist teachings and meditation techniques
for the health and wellbeing of the Community”

Regular Activities

Cost: Free (Donations are most appreciated).

Calm Abiding Meditation

Sundays 10-11am, Ananda Buddhist Centre

Monthly Vajrayana Practices

Sundays 9-10am, Ananda Buddhist Centre
For most of these practices it is a requirement to have received the relevant empowerment from a qualified lama, however, all are welcome to come along to watch and learn.
1st Sunday: Refuge and Bodhicitta (Preliminary Practices)
2nd Sunday: Vajrasattva
3rd Sunday: Chenrizig
4th Sunday: White Tara

Dharma Study (Buddhist Philosophy Classes)

The group meets every Thursday evening, 6.30-8.30pm, to study and discuss a wide variety of Buddhist teachings, philosophy, history and practices.

Special Events

EventCostDate and Time
Thursday Evening Teachings hosted by Ananda Buddhist Centre - please contact Centre if you wish to participatevia ZoomThursday 23 April 2020
Each Thursday
Sunday morning Meditation - not being conducted by Ananda Buddhist Centre hosted by Lama Choedake in Canberra - please contact Canberra Centre if you wish to participatevia ZoomSunday 26 April 2020
Each Sunday at 11.00 am
8 week Calm Abiding Meditation - recommended to Members hosted by Lama Choedak Rinpoche - online course - see Events page for registration$135Tuesday 05 May 2020
6.00 pm


To book, please email us or phone the Secretary or Treasurer (see Contact Us details)

Dharma Centre Location

You can find the Ananda Buddhist Centre on the corner of Hinchliff and Munro Streets, North Rockhampton. The centre is located on the ground floor of the Mt Archer Lions Club hall, adjacent to the Parkana Football Club.

Payment Information


Commonwealth Bank of Australia
BSB: 064 709
Account No: 10375676

Please use your name as the reference and notify us of the payment.


Payable to:
The Meditation Society of Central Qld Inc.

Contact Us

Postal Address: PO Box 5221, RED HILL ROCKHAMPTON, QLD 4701

Irena — Calm Abiding, Co-ordinator & President0417 259 669
Allan — Secretary0417 091 727
Alex — Treasurer0419 685 366