Zenkai – daylong zen meditation retreat

Dates for 2019:

February                Sunday 03rd               9.30am to 3pm (Samford)

March                     Sunday 03rd               9.30am to 3pm (Spring Hill)

April                        Sunday 7th                 9.30am to 3pm (Spring Hill)

May                        Sunday 5th                 9.30am to 3pm (Samford)

June                        Sunday 16th               9.30am to 3pm (Spring Hill)

July                        Sunday 21st                 9.30am to 3pm (Samford)

September           Sunday 15th                 9.30am to 3pm (Spring Hill)


Samford: Old Catholic Church Hall, Corner Samford Road and Camp Mountain Road, Samford Village

Spring Hill: Theosophical society Building, 355 Wickham Terrace, Spring Hill



Suggested cost contribution:

$30.00 per day or as one can afford.


Please bring your own lunch, a fridge is provided. Coffee and Tea is also available for anyone to use.


Please rsvp by e-mailing info@pathwayzen.org.au

What to bring:

Please wear modest, loose fitting and plain dark coloured clothing if possible. Chairs, meditation stools and cushions are provided.


Please note that any event can be cancelled at short notice. Everyone registered will be notified in advance.


09.20 am       Arrival for 9.30 sitting

09.30 am       Zazen (meditation) (introduction to Zen for newcomers held separately).

09.55 am       Kinhin (walking meditation)

10.00 am       Zazen (meditation)

10.25 am        Kinhin

10.30 am       Teisho (dharma talk by teacher)

11.15 am         Kinhin

11.20 am        Zazen with dokusan (optional one-on-one interview with teacher)

11.45 am        Kinhin

11.50 am        Zazen with dokusan continues

12.00 pm       Lunch (BYO)

01.00 pm       Zazen (introduction to Zen continues for newcomers)

01.25 pm       Kinhin

01.30 pm       Zazen

01.55 pm       Kinhin

02.00 pm      Zazen with dokusan

02.25 pm      Kinhin

02.30pm       Zazen with dokusan continues

02.55pm       Closing recitations and clean up

03.00pm       Home

Zenkai Registration

  • Payment Method:

    Account Name: Pathway Zen
    BSB: 633000
    Account Number: 159764034
    Reference : Your name followed by name of event.


    Events may be cancelled at any time and a refund will be given


    Please note that no-one is exclude based on an inability to pay. If you cannot pay the requested amount, please pay as you can.