Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events at Sydney Meditation Centre

This page lists all our upcoming events at the meditation center. For our regular program, Sunday school, study groups and commemorative service, see our Program page. 

To go to past events click button below.

2024 SRF 'Virtual Convocation'

At Sydney Centre

Monday July 15 to Sunday July 21 2024

Pre-Convocation Monastic Tour events

Thursday July 11 to Sunday July 14 2024

We encourage people to register for this event as we have a capacity restriction of 75 for the Virtual Convocation screenings. There is no charge to attend the event. Your donation will help meet some of the expenses of the Monastic visit and Screening. 

Click the button below to Register.

The 2024 ‘SRF Virtual Convocation organised by Sydney Centre moves to our new temple at Leichhardt!

  • The Virtual Convocation will commence at 10:00 am on Monday July 15 and will conclude on Sunday July 21 at 1:30 pm.
  • The screenings on Monday – Saturday will conclude at 4:30 pm.

Please click this link for a pdf version of the Virtual Convocation screening program.

This year, we will have Bro. Bhimananda and Br. Daniel with us from Thursday July 12 to Tuesday July 16!

The pre-Convocation Monastic events include:

Thurs 11 July, 6:30 pm to 8:30 pm: Meditation and Satsang

Friday 12 July, 10:00 am to 1:00 pm:  Riverboat Postman Cruise on the Hawkesbury river with the Monks (click link for the brochure)

Saturday 13 July, 9:30 am to 12:30 pm: Long Meditation

1:30 pm to 2:45 pm: Film screening

Sunday 14 July, 9:45 am to 10:45 am: Meditation Service

11 am to 12 noon: Lecture Service

12 noon to 12:15 pm: Group Photo

12:15 pm to 1:30 pm: Lunch Social

1:30 pm to 2:00 pm: Bro. Bhimananda’s recent India trip

2:15 pm to 3:45 pm: Film Screening

Each year thousands of SRF/YSS members and spiritual seekers from all over the U.S. and many other countries, ranging from Australia to Zambia, gather for a powerful week of spiritual renewal and rejuvenation at Self-Realization Fellowship’s World Convocation. 

— Self-Realization Fellowship

Silent Retreat


18 – 21 October 2024


Since 1998, Sydney Centre has been hosting two silent weekend retreats each year in autumn and spring at Hartzer Park, 25 Eridge Park Road, Burradoo.

There is an option to attend for either 2 or 3 days.

In 2025 the retreat will be hosted from 7th to 10th March 2025 and from 24th to 27th October 2025.