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

Fundraising concert



Children's group

The next children's group will be on Saturday 9 December at 10am, this will be our last one for the year.  We start the session with prayers, mindful movements, lying down meditation, walking meditation, followed by a craft activity, morning tea which is usually bring a plate to share, 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.

Buddhist Discussion Group

The next discussion group will be announced soon. Our discussion groups will be based around listening to Alan Wallace 2012 Fall Podcast on Shamatha and The Four Applications of Mindfulness.  Anyone can join in, simply listen to the 3 podcast sessions during the month and then come along to the discussion group at the end of the month with questions and topics to talk about.  The podcasts for this month are 50, 52,and 54, go to:  Cost for the talks is by donation, suggested donation is $10/$15


Retreat Dates for 2018

Dates for Retreats and Teachings for 2018

Our Annual Easter 5 Day Silent Retreat dates are Friday 30 March till Tuesday 3 April.

Our Annual 10 Day Silent Shamatha Meditation Retreat dates are Saturday 22 September till Monday 1 October.  More details for both retreats will be posted in the New Year.

Dates for Khenpo Ngawang Dhamchoe next visit are Friday 4 May till Sunday 6 May.  Khenpo will give teachings on Chenrezig and transmission of the Chenrezig Mantra on the Friday evening from 7 to 9pm.  The weekend teachings will be on the 7 Point Mind Training.  More info in the New Year.


Annual Memberships and AGM

Annual Memberships are now due from 30 June 2017 till 30 June 2018.

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


Alan Wallace Recordings

Recordings from the Alan Wallace workshop in Cairns 2016

Click on the links below to listen to the sessions with Alan starting with the evening talk.  Please be aware that during the final afternoon session there was a little glitch where a short bit of the recording is missing, amatuer nun recording!  Enjoy listening.