Become A Volunteer

Looking for an exciting volunteering opportunity? Join us at the Buddhist Society of Victoria! We have multiple locations where you can make a difference, including the Buddhaloka Centre in Malvern East, the peaceful Newbury Monastery (NBM), and our brand new Retreat Centre, currently under construction in Newbury.

Come and be a part of our compassionate community and experience the joy of giving. 

  • Finance
  • Office Admin
  • Cleaning
  • Gardening
  • Newbury Building Development
  • Retreat Centre Operations
  • Building & Maintenance
  • Dhamma Teaching Programme
  • Community Engagement
  • Fundraising
  • Social & Cultural Events
  • Communications (Newsletter/Website/Social Media)
  • Audio Visual
  • Library & Bookshop

Weekly Program

Sunday Dhamma Talk | Monastic

Every Sunday, 9:30 am - 11:00 am

Online (YouTube) +
In-person (Buddhaloka Centre)

Followed by Communal Lunch

Sunday Dhamma School

Every Sunday afternoon

BSV Dhamma School for Kids 5-13

In-person (Buddhaloka Centre)

Monday Night Meditation | Monastic

Every Monday, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Online (YouTube) +
In-person (Buddhaloka Centre)

Tuesday Night Meditation | Lay Teacher (Sandeep Karki)

Every Tuesday, 7:30 pm - 9:00 pm

In-person (Buddhaloka Centre)

Nightly Guided Meditation | Ajahn Sadaro

Monday - Thursday, 7pm (Sept. - Dec. 2023)

BSV Online Community on Discord)

"The best way to deal with excessive thinking is to just listen to it, to listen to the mind. Listening is much more effective than trying to stop thought or cut it off."

- Ajahn Amaro
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