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

COVID-19 Info

Due to the current COVID-19 virus risk we are advising that the centre will close for a period of time from Friday 20 March until futher notice, to minimise the risk to our beloved community.  Please make sure you follow all current protocols of safe hygiene practices to minimise the risk to oneself and others.  May you all be well and happy, Ven Rinchen and KYLBC Committee and community. 


Membership 2020 - 2021

Annual Memberships Now Due - 30 June 2020 till 30 June 2021.

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. 

For Lifetime Membership Try Booking link:   for Lifetime single membership $1,000   Lifetime Family membership $1,500.

Childrens' group: 

The next kids group will be run online next Saturday 13 June at 10am via Zoom. If you would like to participate with your children please email Rinchen on This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it for the link to the session. Suitable for ages 2 to 10 years.

Discussion Group:  

The next discussion group will be on Sunday 28 June at 1pm online via Zoom, please email Rinchen on This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it to get the link for the session.

We will start the session as we always do with prayers, mindful movements, lying down meditation, walking meditation, followed by a craft activity, then storytime and dedication. There is no fee for this session, however if you would like to help the centre at this time you can make a small donation via paypal button on our home page. Your generosity and support is greatly appreciated.



Sunday and Wednesday Meditations

Venerable Rinchen will be offering Meditation sessions online Wednesday and Sunday Mornings.

We are offering these sessions to our community in an effort to keep us all connected in a spirit of loving kindness and compassion in these difficult times. Each session will consist of one guided and one silent session. 

There is no fee for these sessions, however, if you would like to consider making a monthly donation to our School Building Fund that would be greatly appreciated or you can make donations via our donate button on our home page.  As a not for profit organisation we rely heavily on donations to pay our mortgage and other associated costs and now that the centre is closed indefinitely we will need your support. Even a small donation will help.

All donations to the SBF account are tax deductible:  The Khacho Yulo Ling Buddhist Centre bank details are: Bendigo Bank  BSB: 633 000  Account Number: 125199729  We appreciate your generosity, Thank you

Wednesday Meditation 10.30am till 11.30am  and Sunday Morning 10am till 11am

To join the meditations you can click on the link below or copy and paste into your browser.  You will need to enter the meeting ID and password which is below for each of the sessions.  Each of the meditation sessions will have one guided and one silent session. Make sure you join with your video and sound enabled. 

Here is the PDF for the prayers: Prayers_before_meditation.pdf 

Wednesday Morning Meditation at 10.30am

Venerable Rinchen Kelly is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Join Zoom Meeting

Meeting ID: 296 658 331  Password: 846137

Sunday Meditation at 10am

Venerable Rinchen Kelly is inviting you to a scheduled Zoom meeting.

Join Zoom Meeting
Meeting ID: 149 077 167  Password: 751601

Alan Wallace Recordings

Alan Wallace will be in Australia in November 2018

The Contemplary in Melbourne will make available the recordings from the recent teachings given by Alan in Melbourne, I will post the link here when they are up and available.

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. Enjoy listening.