Mal Huxter

2019 Schedule

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Mindful Self-Compassion (MSC) 5 Intensive (3 day option available)

Saturday 13th - Wednesday 17th April 2019

The MSC is a non-residential course.

Teachers: Mal Huxter and Lisa Brown 

Venue: Casuarina Steiner School, Gentle Street, Coffs Harbour NSW

Aims of the Mindful Self-Compassion Intensive (MSC)

* Learn skills of self-compassion, mindfulness and loving kindness in daily life and formal meditation

* Motivate oneself with kindness rather than criticism

* Heal difficult relationships

* Transform destructive emotions

* Learn how to be present, here now, with kindness

Download flyer here (220kb pdf)

Registrations can be made online:

or contact Karen Plumbe, Course Coordinator

email: karen(at) or phone 0416017372

For bookings or further information contact Monique Leverington on synergyyogapilates(at) 
or go to website:


Cultivating the Heart-Mind with Serenity and Insight

Fri Aug 30th - Sun Sept 8th 2019

Teachers: Mal Huxter - Meditation and Lisa Brown - Yoga

Venue: Mt Carmen Retreat Centre, Varroville NSW, near Sydney

This retreat is a dana based seven or three day silent meditation retreat with optional yoga and will

involve training and practise in mindfulness, focussed attention, loving kindness, compassion,

appreciative joy and equanimity. Yoga sessions will be provided by Lisa Brown.

The retreat will be over the weekend and or the week of 30th August - 8th September 2019

or a 3 day option Fri 31st Aug - Mon 2nd Sept 

 Download flyer here (780kb pdf) 


For registration and information go to: serenity-and-insight-10-day-silent-retreat-sept-2019- sydney/

contact malhuxter(at) 0431768299 


amydempseypsychologist(at) 0401044232

(Please note Malcolm will be unavailable from mid May till late June 2019)


Mindful Self Compassion (MSC) 5 day intensive 
5-9 October 2019

Teacher: Mal Huxter assisted by Lisa Brown
Venue: Coffs Harbour, NSW.

MSC sessions include meditation training and practice, short talks, experiential exercises, small

and large group discussion, optional mindful-compassion movement and home practices.

This MSC intensive will involve eight 2.5 to 3 hour training sessions and one 3-4 hour silent retreat

focused completely on individual practice.

For info and bookings go to:



Workshop: Cultivating Mindful-Compassion and Resilience for Health Professionals

2-3 November 2019

Teacher: Mal Huxter

Venue: Coffs Harbour  NSW


This workshop is specifically for health professionals with busy and demanding, personal and work lives

who aspire to: cultivate mental and emotional balance and excellence. Heal and harmonise relationships

with ourselves and others, prevent burnout and flourish with appreciative joy and wellbeing.


For info and bookings:


Seven-day (with optional 3 day) dana based silent meditation retreat

to cultivate serenity, insight and the heart qualities

15-22  November 2019

Teacher: Mal Huxter 

Venue: Yarrawarra Aboriginal Cultural Centre, Corindi Beach, NSW


This retreat will be based on Theravada Buddhist meditation practices. It will focus on training in the

cultivation of stillness/serenity and insight meditation. Instruction in the four heart qualities (loving kindness,

compassion, appreciative joy and equanimity) will also be provided.  There will be evening talks and

workshop style morning instruction with Mal as well as morning yoga sessions with Lisa.

Short individual interviews with Mal will be possible after Monday 18th.


Download retreat information here (125kb MSWord.docx)

For info and bookings go to: