AEB Events & Retreats - 2017


Retreats are held at Vejjasala, our retreat centre located in Wingello in the NSW Southern Highlands. Retreat information and retreat application forms will be linked in the calendar below within a few months of the retreat date.

Meditation & Buddhist Teachings

Teachings are held every Wednesday night at Sangha Lodge, silent meditations held every Monday night and Yoga practice Tuesday and Thursday nights. For more information visit the Meditation & Yoga page.

AEB Social Events

Social events are listed in the calendar which will link to an event page closer to the event date. Links to photos of past events appear in below the calendar.

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AEB Events Calendar 2017

Retreat rows are highlighted in tan and will link to a registration page closer to the retreat date.
Events on the Buddhist calendar and select public holidays are in italics.

Thurs 26 Public Holiday Australia Day
Sat 28   Lunar New Year
Wed 1 Sangha Lodge First teaching of 2017
Sun 5 Sangha Lodge Dana Day & AEB committee meeting
Sat 11 Observance Day Magha Puja - 'Sangha Day'
Sun 19 Social Event New Year 'Thank You' Picnic, Bicentennial Park
Sun 5 Sangha Lodge Dana Day & AEB committee meeting
Thurs 16 Observance Day Kuan Yin's birthday
Sun 2 Sangha Lodge Dana Day & AEB committee meeting
Tue 4 Observance Day Ching Ming Festival
Thurs 13 - Mon 17 Long Weekend Retreat Thinking and Emptiness - retreat with Pandit Bhikku
Thurs 13 - Thurs 20 Week-long Retreat Thinking and Emptiness - retreat with Pandit Bhikku
Tue 25 Public Holiday Anzac Day long weekend

Dana Days

Dana Days are held on the first Sunday of the month at Sangha Lodge. They begin at 10.30 am with a brief teaching and sitting which is then followed by offering of Dana and a shared lunch. Bring along a plate as your offer of Dana.

The AEB Committee will meet after the Dana event at 1pm. Dana Day participants are welcome to stay for the meeting, but only elected committee members can vote.

AEB Social & Fundraising Events 2017

Refer to the Events Calendar above

Past Social Events photo gallery



  • AEB Walk for Wellbeing fundraiser - Sunday 25th Oct 2015. View photos.
  • Sangha Lodge Fundraising Lunch 2015, 27 September. View photos.
  • International Food Fair 2015, Sun 26 July. View photos.
  • 2015 New Year Picnic, Sunday 22nd February