The Great Stupa of
Universal Compassion


The Great Stupa is Open

Welcome to the Great Stupa of Universal Compassion.
We are so happy and excited to let you know the Great Stupa has opened the entire site to its normal hours, as well as reopening the Stupa daily for visitors.

Site Opening Hours:
Monday – Friday 9:00am – 5:00pm
Saturday – Sunday 10:30am – 5:00pm

StupaView Cafe:
Everyday 10:30am – 3:00pm

Stupa Opening Hours:
Monday – Friday 9:15am – 4:45pm
Saturday – Sunday 10:45am – 4:45pm

Please note: Current road works has created a detour to enter the Great Stupa site. Please find the detour directions depending on where you’re traveling from. 
Great Stupa Via Calder Hwy
Great Stupa Via Loddon Valley Highway
Great Stupa Via Loddon Vally Hwy – No Dirt Road


We can welcome back visitors from Melbourne, tailored group bookings, our café can now run at capacity and face masks will be required when visiting our indoor areas, including the shop, cafe and stupa.

Please note, the Great Stupa will be requesting proof of double vaccination from all visitors aged 12 years and over, either through Medicare, digital wallet or linked via your MyGov account to the Services Victoria app. For those who don’t have smartphones, a physical copy of your Medicare vaccination certificate must be shown, or a medical exemption from an approved health professional along with your photo ID.

To ensure quick and smooth process, please have your vaccine proof and QR sign-in ready for our lovely staff to view upon entry.

If you need help getting your digital certificate, follow this link for more information: How to get your COVID 19 digital certificate

We thank you all for your support during this time and for your cooperation in helping keep our site open.
We are looking forward to welcoming you back to the Great Stupa.

Our online shop is still active and you can get your items delivered!

If you’d like to get in touch, please contact us by email or phone 03 5446 7568

Awards & Accreditations

Opening Hours

We welcome large groups and appreciate advanced notice. Bookings take priority.

9:00am to 5:00pm
10:30am to 5:00pm
10:30am to 5:00pm

Closed Christmas Day