The Buddhaloka Centre


Buddhaloka is the main teaching and administrative centre of the Buddhist Society of Victoria. Located in East Malvern, the Centre offers a range of teaching programs including weekly Dhamma teachings, meditation classes, Dhamma School and Teens Group sessions. The facility has a large Meditation Hall and a Library.

City Centre Info

Buddhist Society of Victoria Inc.
The Buddhaloka Centre

71 Darling Rd, Malvern East 
VIC 3145, Australia
Phone: +613 9571 6409

Opening Hours:
The Centre is open on Sundays 8.30 am – 11 am, Mondays and Tuesdays 7 pm – 9 pm.

Our weekly programme

Sunday 8.30am – 9.30am Unguided meditation
9.30am – 10.30am Dhamma talk by the resident or invited monastic (monk or nun)
11.00am -12:30pm Dana offering (shared community lunch)
2:00pm – 3:00pm Dhamma School for Children
Monday 7.30pm – 9:00pm

Guided Meditation facilitated by monastic

Suitable for those who have some prior meditation experience.

Tuesday 7.30pm – 9:00pm

Guided Meditation facilitated by lay teacher

Suitable for beginners as well as experienced meditators who are seeking some guided meditation

Friday 7:00pm – 8:00pm Discover Buddhism – These sessions have created for those who are new to Buddhism and meditation
Other Regular Programmes
  • Monthly day meditation retreats, Teens Group events, lay discussion group
  • CITYZEN activities on 2nd & 4th Saturday of each month


"If you know how to let go and be at peace, you know everything you need to know about living in the world."

- Ajahn Brahm
A Series of Letting Go Dhamma Talks