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Vipassana Meditation Centre

212 Station St, Blackheath, New South Wales 2785, Australia
+61 2 4787 3600
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A Hidden Jewel, Real, Tangible Results.

he Vipassana centre at Blackheath has been a vital part of the Blue Mountains for many years now... read more

Reviewed 25 July 2017
Nima A

Solitude, beauty, the perfect vipassana meditation centre. Lovely views, perfect people, perfect... read more

Reviewed 24 March 2017
Mildura, Australia
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25 Jul 2017
“A Hidden Jewel, Real, Tangible Results.”
24 Mar 2017
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212 Station St, Blackheath, New South Wales 2785, Australia
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Reviewed 25 July 2017

he Vipassana centre at Blackheath has been a vital part of the Blue Mountains for many years now. Local, national and international guests have come to mediate in its beautiful, serene bushland environment since the late eighties. I feel very privileged to have had the...More

1  Thank Nima A
Reviewed 24 March 2017

Solitude, beauty, the perfect vipassana meditation centre. Lovely views, perfect people, perfect simple room, just what was needed

1  Thank Faerlee
Reviewed 10 January 2017

I have been attending the Vipassana meditation centre in Blackheath at least annually for over a decade. Every time I am there I learn more about myself and others, and humanity. It can be a challenge to sit with one's own mind for 10 days...More

6  Thank seraB17
Reviewed 25 October 2016 via mobile

What a trip!!!!! For serious meditators that really want to grow. A stunning place, beautiful food and an extraordinary technique to learn. It is torturous, tedious, frustrating a medley of feelings, sensations and determination. But so worth it as when I finished the 10 days...More

3  Thank ferils
Reviewed 9 June 2016

I did the 10 days meditation course, which was well organised and efficiently run. However, although the course had value, I am very disappointed to say it left me very traumatised and extremely upset because of my experience with the female assistant teacher, a middle...More

50  Thank sunnysunday20
Reviewed 17 November 2015

Great, quiet location. Meditation times were very good. Time to relax and enjoy the fresh mountain air at nearly 1000m height. Food was INCREDIBLY good! Highly recommend this place (I have been there 3 times)

2  Thank BMILNE
Reviewed 1 November 2015

Checkout website and understand the requirements for this retreat. Vegetarian food is ok; but I was a meat-lover! Note that no dinner is served - only fruits. Good, clean rooms with comfortable bed (Not 5 star) and efficiently run by groups of volunteers. In the...More

11  Thank Jclin2013
Reviewed 15 October 2015

My husband and I both did this amazing ten day retreat and just felt so uplifted and at peace. The centre is a stunning location and the food is amazing and the staff made up of volunteers are just so caring, kind and helpful. It...More

5  Thank doglover002
Reviewed 3 September 2015

I've done lots of courses at Dhamma Bhumi (the other name for the Vipassana Meditation Centre at Blackheath) and it's a beautiful spot to do this extraordinary 10-day silent retreat. The food is fabulous and everyone comes out of the course all shiny and glowing....More

5  Thank KatoombaSue
Reviewed 27 June 2015 via mobile

The ten day course at the academy has been a life changing course for me. Amazing atmosphere. Loved the vibrations around the place. The kind behavior of dhamma sevaks (volunteers)- (They were extremely polite), meditation course scheduled for ten days, Sri Goenkaji's discourses filled my...More

5  Thank tarvelbuff
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