“Buddhist” Charities in Australia

Largest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Pal Buddhist School Limited Pal Buddhist School Limited NSW ●●● We provide quality education and religious guidance to students from years 3 to 12…
The United Vietnamese Buddhist Congregation The United Vietnamese Buddhist Congregation VIC ●●● Hoa Nghiem Buddhist Temple was founded in 1987 as the first worship place of the UVBCSEM. In 2003, Hoa Nghiem Buddhist Temple construction was complet…
The Buddhist Society Of Wa (Inc) The Buddhist Society Of Wa (Inc) WA ●●● Introduction to meditation classes, Friday guided meditation and dhamma talk, Saturday guided meditations. Meditation helps people reduce stress and …
Buddhist Society Of Victoria Inc Buddhist Society Of Victoria Inc VIC ●●● The Society conducts weekly meditation sessions and provides counselling as and when required. The Society conducts regular classes and workshops on …
Soka Gakkai International Australia Soka Gakkai International Australia NSW ●●● Our organisation focuses on the development of faith of our membership based on Nichiren Buddhism, and works with like-minded organisations through co…
Sakya Tharpa Ling (NSW.) Inc. Sakya Tharpa Ling (NSW.) Inc. NSW ●○○ We provide access to teachers and a place of learning and practice of Tibetan Buddhism and general Buddhist philosophy. Through this we seek to assis…
Kadampa Meditation Centre Australia Kadampa Meditation Centre Australia VIC ●●● Our charity held many Buddhist classes, Buddhist meditation courses, and Buddhist meditation retreats throughout the reporting period. Many hundreds o…
Hsing Yun Public Fund Hsing Yun Public Fund NSW ●●● We support the Nan Tien Institute.…
Rigpa Fellowship Inc Rigpa Fellowship Inc NSW ●●○ Rigpa provides religious education in Tibetan Buddhism via courses and events at centres in major cities and online. Some courses and events are tailo…
Chenrezig Inc Chenrezig Inc QLD ●●○ Chenrezig Institute delivers weekly personal development, alternative health and Buddhist educational courses to the general public. The centre also p…
Yun Yang Temple Australia Incorporated Yun Yang Temple Australia Incorporated VIC ●●○ We provided Buddhist teachings and religious activities to the general community. We also provide Buddhist consulting and services to the people.…
Hsing Yun Education Foundation Ltd. Hsing Yun Education Foundation Ltd. NSW ●●○ We support and facilitate the teaching of courses and curricula informed by Buddhist Wisdom and values. We provide financial support to current and po…
The Tibetan Buddhist Society Limited The Tibetan Buddhist Society Limited VIC ●●○ We provided regular instruction on meditation, mindfulness and Buddhist psychology and practice to people throughout Australia. We conducted community…
The Vishrant Buddhist Society Ltd The Vishrant Buddhist Society Ltd WA ●●○ The Vishrant Buddhist Society conducts public meetings offering Buddhist teachings, meditation, yoga, tai chi and counselling services.…
Sakya Losal Choe Dzong Tibetan Buddhist Society Of Canberra Sakya Losal Choe Dzong Tibetan Buddhist Society Of Canberra ACT ●●○ Our resident Tibetan Buddhist Lama teaches Buddhism for everyday living, providing teachings session, philosophy classes, workshops, group retreats an…
Tara Centre For Wisdom Culture Inc Tara Centre For Wisdom Culture Inc VIC ●●○ We provided Buddhist teachings through a regular weekly programme, as well as through weekend courses, pujas, special healing courses, social events a…
The Amitabha Buddhist Association Of Queensland Inc The Amitabha Buddhist Association Of Queensland Inc QLD ●●○ We provide meditation service on a weekly basis. There are also 4 terms of 7-week retreat where we have meditation on a daily basis…
The Pure Land Learning Center Of Victoria Inc The Pure Land Learning Center Of Victoria Inc VIC ●●○ Provide a learning centre for Buddhist and non Buddhist to learn and practice Buddhism in particular the Pure Land School of chanting Amitabha Buddha;…
Mahasiddha Buddhist Centre Incorporated Mahasiddha Buddhist Centre Incorporated NSW ●●○ Kadampa Meditation Centre Sydney provides a comfortable and relaxed environment in which people can discover the benefits of meditation and modern Bud…
E Vam Institute Incorporated E Vam Institute Incorporated VIC ●●○ The organisation has provided courses and retreats on Tibetan Buddhism for the Australian Tibetan Buddhist community and the public at large. In addit…
Lifeflow Meditation Centre Incorporated Lifeflow Meditation Centre Incorporated SA ●●○ We promote the teaching, study and practice of meditation and mindfulness (based on the Buddhist tradition) in order to help alleviate mental and emot…
Western Victoria Sri-Lankan Buddhist Association Inc Western Victoria Sri-Lankan Buddhist Association Inc VIC ●●○ Western Victoria Sri Lankan Buddhist Association Inc continued to provide and advocate for service and facilities that support people's well-bein…
Drogmi Buddhist Institute Incorporated Drogmi Buddhist Institute Incorporated NSW ●○○ We delivered Teaching programs through public talks, weekly classes, guided meditations, workshops, retreats. We provided spiritual support and one on…
Wat Thai Buddharam Inc Wat Thai Buddharam Inc QLD ●●○ We provided religious counselling, training and support to followers of Theravada Buddhism in south East Queensland. This is necessary to aid in their…
Triratna Buddhist Community (Sydney) Incorporated Triratna Buddhist Community (Sydney) Incorporated NSW ●●○ The Sydney Buddhist Centre pursues its aims through two venues: Sydney Buddhist Centre, Newtown and Vijayaloka Retreat Centre, Minto. At the SBC, the …
Vimokkharam Forest Hermitage Inc Vimokkharam Forest Hermitage Inc VIC ●●○ We provided a centre for the local monks to live and also to teach Buddhism to the general public. Most of the supporters and practitioners are migran…
Kadampa Meditation Centre Perth Incorporated Kadampa Meditation Centre Perth Incorporated WA ●●○ Kadampa Meditation Centre Perth offers a modern presentation of Buddhism that enables people with busy lives to experience deep and lasting happiness.…
Mahamevnawa Buddhist Meditation Centre Mahamevnawa Buddhist Meditation Centre VIC ●●○ Our Buddhist Meditation Centre operates on the basis of "Place of Worship". We assist the community to learn and practice the teachings of Supreme Bud…
The Sri Lankan Buddihist Vihara Association Of Sydney Incorporated The Sri Lankan Buddihist Vihara Association Of Sydney Incorporated NSW ●●○ Teach Buddhism to general community to lead a peaceful life. Conduct Dhamma & meditation classes for young children to learn the doctrine of Buddhism …
International Buddhist Cham Shan Temple Of Australia Incorporated International Buddhist Cham Shan Temple Of Australia Incorporated NSW ●○○ Supporting the Dharma through meditation, Buddhist Services, studies of the Buddhist texts and service to the community to provide a place for Buddhis…
Tu An Buddhist Monastery Inc Tu An Buddhist Monastery Inc VIC ●○○ We provide a place to practice Buddhist religions for the community.…
Langri Tangpa Centre Inc. Langri Tangpa Centre Inc. QLD ●○○ Langri Tangpa Buddhist Centre is a teaching and meditation centre where everyone is welcome. Through our courses, activities and events we aim to prov…
Shenpen Incorporated Shenpen Incorporated SA ●○○ We raise funds primarily for the projects of Dzogchen Shri Senha Charitable Society an Indian registered organisation working practically to develop…
Quang Duc Buddhist Welfare Association Of Victoria Inc Quang Duc Buddhist Welfare Association Of Victoria Inc VIC ●○○ > By engaging in, and provide services and activities to promote Buddhist spiritual values and traditions and pastoral services to those in need. > …
Dhammakaya International Society Of Australia Inc Dhammakaya International Society Of Australia Inc NSW ●○○ Dhammakaya International Society of Australia Inc. was established in 1997. We started to support Buddhist Monks and some assistant Buddhist teachers …
Australia Buddhist Bliss Culture Mission Inc Australia Buddhist Bliss Culture Mission Inc ●○○ We conducted Buddha's teachings and Meditation classes in different languages throughout the year to different age groups regardless of religions…
Wat Buddhalavarn Incorporated Wat Buddhalavarn Incorporated NSW ●○○ We provided religious services to Lao and other buddhists in Sydney area, we encourage all buddhists'members to live in peace and harmony between…
Khedrubje Kadampa Buddhist Centre Incorporated Khedrubje Kadampa Buddhist Centre Incorporated NSW ●○○ To promote the study and practice of Buddhist meditation and teachings, we offered a variety of regular weekly classes, special monthly events, retrea…
Buddhist Council Of New South Wales Incorporated Buddhist Council Of New South Wales Incorporated NSW ●○○ We provide Special Religious Education to schools in NSW We provide chaplaincy services to people in hospitals and corrections facilities in NSW We su…
Triratna Buddhist Community (Melbourne) Inc Triratna Buddhist Community (Melbourne) Inc VIC ●○○ The vision of the Melbourne Buddhist Centre is to make available the teachings and practices of Buddhist to the people of Melbourne. We achieved this …
Khachodling Australia Trust Khachodling Australia Trust NSW ●○○ promote education. practice and community development of Buddhist lineage of Shakya Shri. As well we held fundraising events and campaigns to raise aw…
Samadhi Buddhist Meditation Association Inc Samadhi Buddhist Meditation Association Inc VIC ●○○ Conduct daily meditation classes for the public and routing religious activities at the center. Holding children's weekly programs including Budd…
Buddha House Centre For Advanced Buddhist Studies Inc Buddha House Centre For Advanced Buddhist Studies Inc SA ●○○ Core purpose preserving and sharing Tibetan Buddhism furthered by classes and practical sessions, helping people apply meditation techniques for calmi…
Thubten Shedrup Ling Monastery Inc. Thubten Shedrup Ling Monastery Inc. VIC ●○○ Under the guidance of the monastery's resident teacher, Geshe Thubten Rabten, the monks continued their education and training in Buddhist philos…
The Trustee For Nan Tien Temple - The Public Buddhist Museum Trust Fund The Trustee For Nan Tien Temple - The Public Buddhist Museum Trust Fund ●○○ Provide support for educational and cultural activities & benefit charities and institutions through advancement of Buddhism…
Jikishoan Zen Buddhist Comminity Incorporated Jikishoan Zen Buddhist Comminity Incorporated VIC ●○○ Our Vision is to offer transformative Buddhist learning, experience and cultivation for everyone. Our aim is to promote Zen Buddhist teachings for the…
Buddha Sasana Association Of Australia Incorporated Buddha Sasana Association Of Australia Incorporated ●○○ Teaching Buddhist meditation and the Buddha dhamma.…
Theravada Buddhist Association Of Australia Incorporated Theravada Buddhist Association Of Australia Incorporated NSW ●○○ Offering regular religious classes on Buddhist teachings to Myanmar community in Australia…
International Dzogchen Community of Namgyalgar Incorporated International Dzogchen Community of Namgyalgar Incorporated QLD ●○○ We provide education and training in Buddhism and meditation as well as support the perpetuation of Tibetan culture.…
Mahamevnawa Buddhist Meditation Centre - Perth Ltd Mahamevnawa Buddhist Meditation Centre - Perth Ltd WA ●○○ We provide education and guidance to day to day life through the Buddhist teachings We participated activities for environment protection such as Clea…

Newest

Charity Name State Size Summary
Tasmanian Chinese Buddhist Academy of Australia Incorporated Tasmanian Chinese Buddhist Academy of Australia Incorporated ●○○ - The Academy held religious celebrations (e.g. Bathing Buddha Ceremony) and cultural celebrations (e.g. Chinese New Year) to share and promote both c…
Hsing Yun Education Foundation Ltd. Hsing Yun Education Foundation Ltd. NSW ●●○ We support and facilitate the teaching of courses and curricula informed by Buddhist Wisdom and values. We provide financial support to current and po…
Mahamevnawa Buddhist Meditation Centre - Perth Ltd Mahamevnawa Buddhist Meditation Centre - Perth Ltd WA ●○○ We provide education and guidance to day to day life through the Buddhist teachings We participated activities for environment protection such as Clea…
Thawathinsa Yathra Youth Organisation Ltd Thawathinsa Yathra Youth Organisation Ltd VIC ●○○ We Organise special educational programs about personal and spiritual development, social cohesion, spreading peace and becoming an integral part of a…
Hsing Yun Public Fund Hsing Yun Public Fund NSW ●●● We support the Nan Tien Institute.…
Buddhist Heritage Project Incorporated Buddhist Heritage Project Incorporated NSW ●○○ 1. We engaged in modest fund raising in NSW to support our principle beneficiary in Laos, name the Buddhist Academy and Schools, who provide free seco…
Metta Centre Incorporated Metta Centre Incorporated NSW ●○○ We organised weekly events free to the public that shares the Buddha's teachings, that promotes wellbeing, and built friendship amongst the atten…
Buddhist Library Ltd Buddhist Library Ltd NSW ●○○ The company's objective is to pursue the charitable purpose of the promotion of Buddhism and wellbeing to the public by providing education, clas…
QZC Limited QZC Limited QLD ●○○ We provided a weekly program of zen meditation instruction, as well as regular retreats.…
Khachodling Australia Trust Khachodling Australia Trust NSW ●○○ promote education. practice and community development of Buddhist lineage of Shakya Shri. As well we held fundraising events and campaigns to raise aw…
Konchok Buddhist Centre Konchok Buddhist Centre VIC ●○○ Provided weekly Teachings. Offer personal guidance and help. Helping people suffering various problems and sadness.…
Lokanatha Buddhist Association Inc Lokanatha Buddhist Association Inc NSW ●○○ Our purpose is to advance Buddhism in NSW and we do this through our blogs, gatherings and organising regular meet ups at our place of worship.…
Victorian United Nations Day of Vesak Inc Victorian United Nations Day of Vesak Inc VIC ●○○ Celebrating the United Nations Day of Vesak together offers a valuable opportunity to build and strengthen links of friendship, co-operation and unity…
Khedrubje Kadampa Buddhist Centre Incorporated Khedrubje Kadampa Buddhist Centre Incorporated NSW ●○○ To promote the study and practice of Buddhist meditation and teachings, we offered a variety of regular weekly classes, special monthly events, retrea…
Diamond Way Buddhist Association of Australia Incorporated Diamond Way Buddhist Association of Australia Incorporated NSW ●○○ We ran meditation courses around Australia at various times during the year and provided locations for weekly meditation sessions per our objectives t…
Bodhisattva Kadampa Buddhist Centre Bodhisattva Kadampa Buddhist Centre ACT ●○○ we provide meditation classes, open to the public. Classes teach meditation to solve daily problems such as stress and anxiety. Our organisation, tho…
The Vishrant Buddhist Society Ltd The Vishrant Buddhist Society Ltd WA ●●○ The Vishrant Buddhist Society conducts public meetings offering Buddhist teachings, meditation, yoga, tai chi and counselling services.…
Pal Buddhist School Limited Pal Buddhist School Limited NSW ●●● We provide quality education and religious guidance to students from years 3 to 12…
Dhammakaya Society Of Victoria Inc. Dhammakaya Society Of Victoria Inc. VIC ●○○ We provided counselling, religion activities and meditation classes to public. More: https://dhammakaya.net.au/index.php…
Tharlam Ling Buddhist Centre Inc. Tharlam Ling Buddhist Centre Inc. QLD ●○○ We provide Buddhist teachings and meditation classes to the community. People of all faiths or no faith are welcome.…
Wat Buddhavongsayaram Inc. Wat Buddhavongsayaram Inc. NSW ●○○ We provide Sunday services so any individual interested to learn and practice Buddhism can come to join us on Sunday. We also can go visit groups else…
Maitreya Kadampa Buddhist Centre Maitreya Kadampa Buddhist Centre SA ●○○ Our purpose is to teach meditation and to spread Buddhism throughout the community. Having classes and prayer sessions has helped us achieve this.…
Mahamevnawa Buddhist Meditation Centre Mahamevnawa Buddhist Meditation Centre VIC ●●○ Our Buddhist Meditation Centre operates on the basis of "Place of Worship". We assist the community to learn and practice the teachings of Supreme Bud…
Kyegu Relief Fund Inc Kyegu Relief Fund Inc ●○○
Ganden Kadampa Buddhist Centre Inc. Ganden Kadampa Buddhist Centre Inc. QLD ●○○ The object of the charity is to promote the Buddhist Faith under the spiritual guidance of the elected General Spiritual Director of the New Kadampa T…
Rongton Buddhist Centre Incorporated Rongton Buddhist Centre Incorporated QLD ●○○ Rongton Buddhist Centre has continued to conduct regular introductory meditation classes, weekly meditation practice sessions, and Buddhist philosophy…
Theravada Buddhist Association Of Australia Incorporated Theravada Buddhist Association Of Australia Incorporated NSW ●○○ Offering regular religious classes on Buddhist teachings to Myanmar community in Australia…
Losang Dragpa Kadampa Buddhist Centre Incorporated Losang Dragpa Kadampa Buddhist Centre Incorporated NSW ●○○ The Centre provides an opportunity for people to earn about meditation and the Buddhist way of life. The Centre offers a broad program suitable for ev…
Drogmi Buddhist Institute Incorporated Drogmi Buddhist Institute Incorporated NSW ●○○ We delivered Teaching programs through public talks, weekly classes, guided meditations, workshops, retreats. We provided spiritual support and one on…
Hue Quang Compasionate Buddhist Association Hue Quang Compasionate Buddhist Association ●○○ Our charity's activities has helped many people from different age group to practice mindfulness to reduce stress and develop relaxation.…
The Trustee For The Good Fortune Trust The Trustee For The Good Fortune Trust QLD ●○○ The assistance we provide to Tibetan monastic communities in India and Tibet supports authentic Buddhist scholarship and monastic traditions and there…
Australia and New Zealand Buddhist Association Inc. Australia and New Zealand Buddhist Association Inc. ●○○
Sri Lanka Dhamma Vihara Association Of Canberra Incorporated Sri Lanka Dhamma Vihara Association Of Canberra Incorporated ACT ●○○ Last year Sri Lanka Dhamma Vihara Association of Canberra Inc. (SLDVAC) organised a religious ceremony to transfer merits to those who lost their live…
Khachodling Limited Khachodling Limited NSW ●○○ We fundraise and send funds to our Khachodling trust in India for various Himalayan projects such as education of children and families in their Himal…
International Buddhist Organization For Culture Education And Social Development Inc. International Buddhist Organization For Culture Education And Social Development Inc. NSW ●○○ - we provide research and advocacy for social equality and disavantaged people…
Chenrezig Inc Chenrezig Inc QLD ●●○ Chenrezig Institute delivers weekly personal development, alternative health and Buddhist educational courses to the general public. The centre also p…
Kunsang Yeshe Retreat Centre Incorporated Kunsang Yeshe Retreat Centre Incorporated NSW ●○○ * We offered help to our local community for spiritual support, education and learning. * We helped with fundraising activities to support local commu…
Shenpen Incorporated Shenpen Incorporated SA ●○○ We raise funds primarily for the projects of Dzogchen Shri Senha Charitable Society an Indian registered organisation working practically to develop…
The Trustee For Hwa Tsang Public School Buddhist Religious Education Foundation The Trustee For Hwa Tsang Public School Buddhist Religious Education Foundation NSW ●○○ The Foundation trains teachers and provide materials to teach Buddhist Scripture in a few NSW Public Schools. The aim is to spread Buddhism in Austral…
Zen Open Circle Zen Open Circle ●○○ * Zen Open Circle provided weekly meditation groups in person and online * We engage in ecological activity * We offer regular retreats, talks and wor…
Tara Centre For Wisdom Culture Inc Tara Centre For Wisdom Culture Inc VIC ●●○ We provided Buddhist teachings through a regular weekly programme, as well as through weekend courses, pujas, special healing courses, social events a…
Diamond Way Buddhist Association Of Western Australia Diamond Way Buddhist Association Of Western Australia WA ●○○ We provide opportunities to learn about your mind and meditate in a Buddhist tradition. We offer public meditation three times per week in our new med…
Kadampa Meditation Centre Australia Kadampa Meditation Centre Australia VIC ●●● Our charity held many Buddhist classes, Buddhist meditation courses, and Buddhist meditation retreats throughout the reporting period. Many hundreds o…
De-Tong Ling Retreat Centre Inc De-Tong Ling Retreat Centre Inc SA ●○○ De-Tong Ling Retreat Centre provides accommodation and facilities for Tibetan Buddhist teachers and students to learn and practice Tibetan Buddhist te…
Brisbane Buddhist Bliss Culture Mission Inc Brisbane Buddhist Bliss Culture Mission Inc ●○○
Tara Meditation Centre Incorporated Tara Meditation Centre Incorporated WA ●○○ Regular classes on Buddhist philosophy Religious practices are held regularly Meditation classes are offered weekly to the general public and to a can…
Karma Yiwong Samten Ling Tibetan Buddhist Centre Incorporated Karma Yiwong Samten Ling Tibetan Buddhist Centre Incorporated NSW ●○○ We held meditation classes, provided SRE classes at a local Orange school and held several meditation retreats including the Annual Mahamudra Retreat …
Amitabha Buddhist Retreat Centre Amitabha Buddhist Retreat Centre ●○○ We run meditative sessions and also bi-monthly retreats…
Mahasiddha Buddhist Centre Incorporated Mahasiddha Buddhist Centre Incorporated NSW ●●○ Kadampa Meditation Centre Sydney provides a comfortable and relaxed environment in which people can discover the benefits of meditation and modern Bud…
The Australian Institute Of Tibetan Healing Practices The Australian Institute Of Tibetan Healing Practices NSW ●○○ Held Tibetan Healing classes called Overcoming Problems, accessible yoga classes, meditation, retreats, and a management training course. These have h…