The Metta Foundation and the Australian retreat organisers ar
e very pleased to invite you to participate in a week long Insight Dialogue Retreat, followed by a two day Facilitators' Training, with teachers Mary Burns and Sharon Beckman-Brindley.

This is a precious opportunity to encounter Insight Dialogue for the first time, and for experienced Insight Dialgoue meditators to deepen your practice, with skilled and experienced teachers. This will happen in a beautiful location staying in accommodation that has been built to harmonise with the natural environment. Also you will be nourished by delicious vegetarian food sourced locally from organic suppliers and prepared  with love and much care by Pauline Langmead and Sun Hyland. 

We suggest you register as soon as possible as places are limited - Places still available (22/01/2012).


Dates:           Tuesday 28 February from 4.00 pm for 5.30 pm start, til
                    12:30 pm Tuesday 6 March 2012, followed by lunch
Venue:          Commonground, near Seymour, Victoria
Registration: from 4 pm, dinner at 5.30 pm
Cost:             staying in the Wedge accommodation $800  (early bird $750)
                     staying in the Octagon accommodation, huts or camping $630
                     (early bird $580) (3/12/11 huts now fully booked)

On registration:        $200 deposit
19 December 2011:   EARLY BIRD payment date EXTENDED til 25 December 2011
20 January 2012:      final date for payment (EXTENDED to 10 February 2012)
The photo in banner at the top of the page is of the dam at Commonground, taken during the Insight Dialogue Retreat in March 2011. The dam was full and supporting a large community of dragon flies. I think the ripples were made by one of those dragon flies.