Wednesday Sitting Group

BotreeThis year we are introducing more defined topics to the weekly sits, bringing together some of the width and depth of SIM experience.
All Wednesday evenings are open to all who want to practice meditation / mindfulness in the insight tradition.

The Wednesdays of the current month are shown below.
Please note that the Wednesdays are all at the Opawa Zendo .

Week of monthProgramme OngoingFacilitatorVenueTime
1stTeachings for daily lifeDiZendo7.30-9.15pm
2ndMindfulness and movementDermotZendo7.30-9.15pm
3rdTeachings for daily lifeJulieZendo7.30-9.15pm
4thTeachings for daily lifeRussell WalkerZendo7.30-9.15pm
5thNo topic - community practice night and discussionDermot / DiZendo7.30-9.15pm

We continue to make Wednesday nights available freely. We do ask for a donation / koha to contribute to room hire (suggested $3pp) and any koha / dana for the facilitator.

For those who prefer, koha can be made directly to the Zendo: Account name Zen Institute of New Zealand; BNZ  02-0842-0152959-000. Please put a reference of Opawa zendo

Any questions about the Wednesday night topics or schedule, please contact

  • The Opawa Zendo: 4 Kennedy Place, Opawa on the corner of Opawa Rd opposite the Hillsborough Domain.

Parking is limited on Kennedy Place, so please park in the Bremca Ltd car park at 10 Kennedy Place.