Entry to Nan Tien Temple is free and everyone is welcome

Here at What’s On In Wollongong, we know what an incredible place Nan Tien Temple is to visit and enjoy. Here are the best ways to enjoy Nan Tien Temple, just 10 minutes south of Wollongong.

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Visit the Nan Tien Temple itself and walk around the stunning grounds

All ages, cultures and religions are invited to enjoy the peaceful beauty of the largest Buddhist Temple in the Southern Hemisphere. You will soak up the tranquility and calm as you enter the grounds. You may notice you’ll feel a sense of calm and belonging here in this spiritual place.

There is plenty of free parking at Nan Tien Temple and it is open 9am-5pm Tuesday – Sunday (gates close 4.30pm). You do not need to book in advance to visit Nan Tien Temple.

Allow at least two hours to relax into exploring the gardens, admiring the architecture and sitting in the Temple itself (you are welcome to meditate here). Stay for a coffee or delicious vegetarian lunch. Visiting Nan Tien Temple offers a welcome break away from the intensity and speed of normal life.

Remember to bring a mask for when you go inside the temple. You’ll need to remove your hat and shoes before entering the Temple itself or any Shrine here.

Visiting Nan Tien Temple offers a welcome spiritual refuge, a beautiful break away from the hustle and bustle. It offers a peaceful and welcoming sense for everyone, differences are respected and all can co exist in harmony.

Be Inspired by Amazing Speakers & Talks at Nan Tien Temple

If you want to learn tools to create positive and inspiring change in your life, this incredible Nan Tien Talk Series is for you. Booking any upcoming talk, offers you new ways to live with courage and resilience.

Each talk is centred around creating positive change. Every human struggles with negative emotions and difficulty in life. Especially since the impact of Covid. Guest speakers and Buddhist wisdom shared in this Talk Series will inspire and transform. Click here to discover and book your tickets the upcoming Virtue Talk Series Talks include lunch and an opportunity to meet and mingle with like-minded locals and guests.

Meditation Classes and Retreats at Nan Tien Temple

Nan Tien Temple Meditation classes and retreats helps us shift out of stressed, scattered, anxious thinking and become more settled, calm and focused. It helps us feel more connected to our true self again and improves our interpersonal relationships. You will benefit from 2500 years of Buddhist wisdom through choosing Meditation at Nan Tien Temple.

If you want to dip your toes into meditation and experience how Buddhism can help you become the best version of you, click here for Nan Tien Temple Basic and Beginners meditation classes, plus Tai Chi Classes

For Intermediate Meditation Classes at Nan Tien Temple click here.

Nan Tien also offers One Day Meditation and Weekend Meditation Classes (beginners and advanced welcome) which include delicious vegetarian food. Beautiful accomodation at the Pilgrim lodge can be included (shared or single rooms).

Enjoy some of the best Vegetarian food in Wollongong at Nan Tien Temple!

Love your Asian inspired noodles, curries, dumplings and spring rolls? The vegetarian food at Nan Tien is incredible, nutritious and delicious. It gets raved about, come and try why at the Dew Drop Inn Tea House open 10am-3.30pm.

A visit to Nan Tien Temple feeds both your physical and spiritual self. Click here to plan your visit to this incredible Wollongong destination.

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