WWD Projects in Australia


Sunrise Preschool , Fitzroy North, Melbourne, – was established in 1993. It operates as a Neo-Humanist long day care service and a kindergarten for children 3-5 years of age.

Website: www.sunrisepreschool.vic.edu.au, phone 03 9481 5324

Sunrise Preschool, Thornbury, Melbourne – is a recent expansion of the Fitzroy North Neo-Humanist kindergarten. We aim to open this project early next year.

New South Wales

Vistara Primary School , Richmond Hill – is located on 7 acres of rolling countryside at Richmond Hill near Lismore. It was established in 1987 as a not-for-prot, independent primary school.  Vistara is well-known for its emphasis on Neo-Humanist education and has produced a generation of active and environmentally-conscious children.

Website: www.vistara.nsw.edu.au, phone 02 6624 4127


Ananda Madhurii in Gympie – is a yoga and meditation training center for women. Here they can deepen their understanding of the philosophy and practices in a quiet environment and undergo short or long term spiritual training or volunteer orientation training for social service projects.

Contact: anandavijaya@gmail.com or 07 5482 3437 or 0469 666 718

Women’s Meditation Centre in Brisbane – is located in Highgate Hill, close to the city. Currently it operates as the main office for WWD in the sector. It is also a meditation and yoga center. Contact: anandasrd@yahoo.com or or 07 3844 2944 or 0434253611

Western Australia

Women’s Meditation Centre – Perth – Located in the inner city suburb of Bayswater, Perth, this center is one of the longest running centers in Australia.

Contact: anandanirmala@gmail.com or 0490 027 310

Ananda Tapashvinii – Derby – is located on a 5 acre block of land in the remote town of Derby, the gateway to the Gibb River Road. The aim of WWD in this region is to develop relief services that support remote communities in the Kimberley.

Contact: anandanirmala@gmail.com or 0490 027 310


Women’s Meditation Centre – Hobart– Our Hobart centre for women is located on a lovely acreage close to the city.

Contact: anandashamita@gmail.com or 0434 253 611