Regional Weekend Away
The Kadampa way of life
A weekend of teachings & meditation on how to live a life of great meaning
7-9 October - Berowra Valley
An opportunity to gather, refresh & renew
Join us from Friday evening 7th Oct to Sunday lunchtime 9th Oct at Crosslands Youth & Convention Centre in the beautiful Berowra Valley for a weekend of teachings, retreat and relaxation.
Take some time out to reconnect with life’s purpose, and explore the Buddhist pathway to meaning and happiness founded on love, compassion & wisdom.
The teachings will be based on Je Tsongkhapa’s renowned text The Three Principal Aspects of the Path.
Crosslands Youth & Convention Centre
If you have been on our Regional Weekends away before, you will be familiar with Crosslands.
Located in the beautiful Berowra Valley only one hour drive from Sydney’s CBD, Crosslands is set on 40 ha of natural bushland in the beautiful and secluded Berowra Valley Regional Park on the Berowra River, which offers a spectacular backdrop for this special weekend.
A variety of on-site accommodation options are available including camping, dormitory, twin and triple rooms. There is also an off-site option for those who wish to organise their own accommodation or travel for the day.
Address: 100 Crosslands, Galston NSW 2159
Frequently Asked Questions
We are not permitted on site before 4:30pm on Friday 7 October. Please plan to arrive between 4pm and 7:30pm. Please keep in mind that the area may be unfamiliar to you and the roads are dark at night so please aim to arrive prior to sunset to make your journey easier. The forecast sunset is 7:02pm.
Yes, but it is patchy - great conditions for retreat. Don't worry, we can communicate in the event of an emergency.
Unfortunately this event is not suitable for children.
Sorry, no pets are allowed on site.
The Crosslands venue is quite hilly and as such may be difficult for people who have issues with mobility. If you have any concerns about mobility please call KMC Sydney for more information.
Meals are included in your booking and are vegan. A gluten free option is available. PLEASE NOTE: gluten free meals are prepared in the same kitchen as other meals and some cross contamination may occur. Unfortunately we are unable to cater for other food sensitivities.
Please read our cancellation policy here.