Khacho Yulo Ling in Cairns

Khacho Yulo Ling Buddhist Centre is a place of peace and practice. The centre is under the patronage of and has been blessed by, both His Holiness Sakya Trizin and the late His Eminence Chogye Trichen Rinpoche. It is of the lineage of the Tsarpa sub sect of the Sakya Tradition of Tibetan Buddhism but welcomes all traditions and teachings.

The centre is facilitated by it's resident nun, Venerable Rinchen, a fully ordained Australian nun in the Tibetan tradition. The centre is open to all interested people who are seeking to know more about Buddhism or meditation. We offer regular practices and Buddhist teachings.

Upcoming Events

Guided Sessions, Children's group and Discussion Group

Annual Memberships Now Due - 30 June 2019 till 30 June 2020.

Please make sure your membership is up to date when booking for events to receive the discounts.  Your contributions go towards helping keep our beautiful centre operating and we greatly appreciate your support.

Try Booking link: for annual Family membership $70  Single membership $50  Single Concession membership $40 and this Try Booking link:   for Lifetime single membership $1,000   Lifetime Family membership $1,500

The next Children's group is Saturday 12 October 2019 at 10am. The children's group starts with prayers, mindful movements, lying down meditation, walking meditation, followed by a craft activity, after this we have morning tea which is usually bring a plate to share, then storytime and dedication.  Cost for children's group is a suggested donation is $5 per child, this money goes towards books, art and craft materials.

Please note that there will be no Tuesday evening sessions during the school holidays, Tuesday 24 September and Tuesday 1 October.  Tuesday Evenings are Guided Meditation Sessions with basic meditation instructions $10 per session, 7pm till 8pm. These sessions will be an ongoing instruction class with guided meditations for beginners and those who prefer to be guided.  

Buddhist Discussion Group:  The next discussion group will be Sunday 22 September, 2019 at 11.30am after meditation. Our discussion group will be focusing Four Noble Truths and 8 Fold Noble Path.  For those who still wish to continue listening to Alan Wallace podcasts, this is the link:  Cost for the talks is by donation, suggested donation is $10/$5


Tenzin Choegyal and Taro Terahara


Friday September 20th 7.00pm Khacho Yulo Ling Buddhist Centre 348 Severin Street





Mindfulness Day

Saturday 5 October from 8.30am to 4pm


A wonderful way to bring a little calm and peace back into your life, join Venerable Rinchen for a day of silence and mindfulness meditation practices, a great way to deepen an already existing practice.  The day is suited for those who have some meditation experience or have attended one of the meditation courses and would like to take a day out to further develop and deepen their practice. There will be some guided sessions and some walking meditation.

Cost is $60 members/concession $65 non members.  Vegetarian Lunch included please bring a yoga mat if you have one as we do some meditation lying down.  Numbers are limited, bookings close on Wednesday 3 October.

Bookings are essential.  To book click on the Trybooking link:



10 Day Silent Retreat

Cancelled due to insufficient numbers, we will reschedule for Easter 2020 and combine our 5 Day Silent retreat to now include the option to do 10 days.  Thank you for your support.



Read more: 10 Day Silent Retreat


AGM Sunday October 20 at 11.30am

All current members are welcome to attend, refreshments will be provided.

This is an opportunity to come along with your ideas and inspirations to help create a connected and harmonious community with the teachings of the Buddha at the heart of everything we do.  Our centre is only as good as it's members and to serve the community better we need to know what it is that is needed.  So come along and be a part of creating community.

A reminder that memberships are now due.  Our membership fees are:

Family $70, Single $50, Concession $40

Membership gives you a discount on most workshops and retreats.  You can renew your membership for 2019/2020 on our Try Booking link:

All existing members are asked to renew their membership annually at the end of the financial year.


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