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Jun 2018

Making Friends with Death Retreat with Di Johnston & Della Macpherson

Jun 29, 2018 @ 6:00 pmJul 1, 2018 @ 2:00 pm

29 June – 1 July 2018

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Aug 2018

BODHI SEEDS 2018 Exploring Refuge in a World of Change Retreat

Aug 3, 2018 @ 6:00 pmAug 31, 2018 @ 6:00 pm

3 – 31 August 2018

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Nov 2018

Five-day Vipashyana Retreat with Jakob Leschly

Nov 30, 2018 @ 5:00 pmDec 5, 2018 @ 5:00 pm

30 November – 5 December 2018

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Jan 2019

Confidence in the Path Retreat with Bonni Ross

Jan 14 @ 6:00 pmJan 28 @ 2:00 pm

FULL: 14 – 28 January 2019

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Mar 2019

4th Annual Dzogchen Retreat at the Wangapeka with Lama Mark Webber

Mar 1 @ 6:00 pmMar 31 @ 2:00 pm

1 – 31 March 2019

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Apr 2019

Courage! Tara for Today Retreat with Bonni Ross

Apr 19 @ 6:00 pmMay 19 @ 2:00 pm

19 April – 19 May 2019

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Aug 2019

2019 Chenrezig Meditation Retreat with Mark Schrader (Fully Booked)

Aug 23 @ 5:00 pmAug 27 @ 2:00 pm

23 – 27 August 2019
This retreat is FULL.

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The Union of Compassion and Emptiness Retreat with Keith Rowan

Aug 30Sep 6

30 August – 6 September 2019

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Sep 2019

Spacious Mind Fearless Heart Retreat with Jeremy Logan & Kanya Stewart

Sep 18Sep 22

18 – 22 September 2019

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Nov 2019

The Gift of a Quiet Mind with Sister Shalom

Nov 1 @ 4:30 pmNov 4 @ 3:00 pm

1 - 4 November 2019

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Welcome to the Wangapeka Study and Retreat Centre. People visit from all over the world to meditate and enjoy the peace of this remarkable destination. The Wangapeka is a purpose built retreat centre, with fresh clean air and beautiful vistas. It is very quiet and ideal for respite, stress relief and deep meditation. We have a meditation hall, solo retreat huts, a main hall for dining and community, and a fully catered kitchen and an onsite vegetable garden.

The Wangapeka Study and Retreat Meditation Centre is a Universalist centre home to a wide range of teachings, paths, and studies. Retreats are held on Mindfulness, Vipassana, Insight, Heart based practices, Loving Kindness, Calm-abiding, Metta, Compassion, Conscious Movement, Nature, Forest Walks, Yoga, Dance, Feldenkrais, Wellness, Wellbeing, Archetypal Integration, Western Mysticism, Non-Duality, Zen, Dzogchen, Mahamudra, Mahayana and Vajrayana teachings with Empowerments and Sadhana Practice.

We are located in the foothills of the Southern Alps overlooking the Wangapeka River, about an hour and a half drive SW of Nelson, in the South Island of New Zealand.

We have meditation retreats throughout the year, have huts available for solo retreats, and welcome bookings from external groups. There are also opportunities available to work on our land. Come and enjoy this uniquely vibrant and peaceful centre.

355 Wangapeka River Rd
R.D.2. Wakefield 7096
New Zealand
Phone: +64 3 522 4221
wangapekacentre@gmail.com

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