Without inner peace, outer peace is impossible.

Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche

Without inner peace, outer peace is impossible.

Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso Rinpoche

Kadampa Meditation Centre Perth is a modern, not-for-profit meditation centre located in the heart of East Fremantle. The Centre is run entirely by volunteers.


We hold weekly meditation classes, weekend workshops, and a range of retreats which are suitable for everyone; as well as in-depth study programs for people who want to deepen their understanding of Buddha’s teachings.


Our meditation room is carpeted, sound-proofed and air-conditioned. Seating is available on comfortable chairs, and the Centre is wheelchair accessible.


Classes are designed so that you can drop-in or join any week. Classes are held at the Centre in East Fremantle and at various locations throughout metropolitan Perth.

Wisdom not Willpower: How to Break Bad Habits

Sat 11 Feb | 9.30am – 1.15pm


Bad habits may be well-worn grooves in our mind, but through increasing our wisdom understanding their underlying causes, we can break free from them and gain mastery over our mind.

Inner Stilless | Silent Day Retreat

Sat 18 February 9:00am – 3:30pm


This one-day silent retreat will combine gentle guided meditations to calm the mind and time for relaxation in a quiet and beautiful environment.

Don’t Worry, Be Happy

Sat 25 Feb | 9:30am – 1:15pm


Worries and unhappiness all exist within our mind. Through controlling and purifying our mind we can stop them once and for all and enjoy genuine happiness in their place.

Green Tara Empowerment

Sat 11 Mar – Sun 12 Mar |  10.00am – 4.00/3.30pm


In this special event, Kelsang Tara will grant the empowerment of Green Tara, a female Buddha who is the embodiment of fearless wisdom and swift compassion.

Sat 18 Mar | 10.00am – 2.30pm


These beginners retreats introduce simple meditation techniques and include practical advice on how to maintain the experience of inner peace in daily life, with time to discuss the ideas presented.

why meditate

Why Meditate?

Meditation enables you to unwind, relax, let go of worry and improve your overall sense of wellbeing. Through training in meditation it’s possible to gradually reduce and eliminate the negative states of mind that cause our unhappiness and replace them with positive, peaceful states.

Weekly Classes

We hold classes in a number of locations throughout Perth, including our Centre in East Fremantle. These classes are suitable for all levels of interest and experience, from simple guided meditations through to in-depth Buddhist studies.

What to Expect at a Class

Learn practical methods to solve the problems we face in daily life. Classes include two guided meditations and a teaching from one of our qualified teachers, as well as an opportunity to ask questions. Everybody is welcome. No experience is necessary.

Our Centre

The teachings given at our classes are grounded in the ancient wisdom of Buddha and have been practised by meditators for generations. Our teachings are presented in a format that is especially suited to the people of the modern world.