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Centre for Buddhist community in Melbourne's west

The Quang Minh Buddhist Temple is in Melbourne's west, located near Footscray, which has one of... read more

Reviewed 23 September 2017
Jeffry B
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Melbourne, Australia
Simply divine

I love this temple . It is serene , calm And the best place to Go to for meditation . Highly... read more

Reviewed 11 April 2017
tara2211
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Melbourne, Australia
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Suggested duration: 2-3 hours
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18 Burke St, Braybrook, Maribyrnong, Victoria 3019, Australia
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+61 3 9017 2999
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Reviewed 23 September 2017

The Quang Minh Buddhist Temple is in Melbourne's west, located near Footscray, which has one of Australia's largest Vietnamese communities. Many Vietnamese profess some form of Buddhism, though a significant number of Vietnamese are Catholic This colourful temple is dedicated to the Buddha. He was...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017 via mobile

I love this temple . It is serene , calm And the best place to Go to for meditation . Highly recommended .

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Reviewed 17 February 2017

A Buddhist establishment for the western suburbs of Victoria. A place of worship and celebrations. On Sundays, vegetarian food as well as a fresh produce market is available to support the temple. Friendly place to learn Mahayana (Chinese style) Buddhism.

1  Thank Gerald TC L
Reviewed 9 February 2017

Quang Minh is a cool Buddhist temple belonging to I think the Pure Land/Zen tradition, though Mahayana Buddhist temples actually embrace all traditions, it’s quite wrong to speak of a ‘Zen temple’ as such, that is if it is run by Easterners. It is trad...More

5  Thank Tom K
Reviewed 2 February 2017

I was here last weekend, and being of Vietnamese heritage, celebrated the lunar new year with my family and other relatives. I'm not from Melbourne myself, but my third brother actually lives in Braybrook, so close enough to walk there from his home. It was...More

2  Thank Toan N
Reviewed 15 October 2016 via mobile

This is simply awesome!! This temple is second to none in Australia. There is the old Temple and the new Temple. Quang Minh is worth visiting and walking through the grounds no matter what religion you are or pretend to be. Even driving to it...More

1  Thank Mr S
Reviewed 3 August 2016 via mobile

Quang Minh means 'bright light' and this amazing temple truly is that. One of the first and largest Buddhist centers in Melbourne this beautiful Buddhist temple overlooks the Maribyrnong River and is run only by Monks and volunteers. Every Sunday the temple community feeds over...More

3  Thank 20grace13
Reviewed 28 November 2015 via mobile

This temple is not worth visiting in itself. However it is the location of a great free vegetarian lunch every Sunday 12-1pm. Just grab a plate and get in line! There are usually hundreds of people attending. There's also a market outside offering drinks, sweets,...More

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Reviewed 19 July 2015

This one of the most significant Buddhist institutes in Australia, that has a new shrine, meditation huts and a Community Services Centre with additional training facilities. A must visit holy temple. The construction of the complex is a spectacular one and it provides calm and...More

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