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Aug 2019

The Union of Compassion and Emptiness Retreat with Keith Rowan

Aug 30, 2019Sep 6, 2019

30 August – 6 September 2019

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Sep 2019

‘Don’t Just Do Something, Sit There’ – Breathing Meditation Weekend (Now Full)

Sep 13, 2019 @ 6:00 pmSep 15, 2019 @ 3:00 pm

13 – 15 September 2019

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Spacious Mind Fearless Heart Retreat with Jeremy Logan & Kanya Stewart

Sep 18, 2019Sep 22, 2019

18 – 22 September 2019

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Oct 2019

Everyday Goodness – Loving Kindness with Kath Mitchell

Oct 4, 2019 @ 6:00 pmOct 6, 2019 @ 2:00 pm

4 - 6 October 2019

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Life as It Is! – a Family Friendly Community Retreat

Oct 11, 2019 @ 6:00 pmOct 13, 2019 @ 3:00 pm

11 - 13 October 2019

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A Wellspring of Rest Retreat with Chani Grieve

Oct 17, 2019 @ 6:00 pmOct 23, 2019 @ 2:00 pm

17 - 23 October 2019

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Nov 2019

The Gift of a Quiet Mind with Sister Shalom

Nov 1, 2019 @ 4:30 pmNov 4, 2019 @ 3:00 pm

1 - 4 November 2019

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Open Day for our Local Community – An Opportunity to Visit the Centre

Nov 17, 2019

17 November 2019

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Five-day Vipashyana Retreat with Jakob Leschly

Nov 27, 2019Dec 2, 2019

27 November – 2 December 2019

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Dec 2019

Black and White – a Retreat in Western Mysteries Form with Bonni Ross

Dec 5, 2019Dec 12, 2019

5 - 12 December 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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