Tours & School Excursions

General Interest, TAFE &
University Group Bookings

(over 15 people)


We invite your club, family and friends to join our very informative tours led by a highly trained tour guide. Participate in cultural activities such as Tai Chi and origami, enjoy an authentic vegetarian lunch and learn about Buddhism in the largest Buddhist Temple in the Southern Hemisphere.


The tour will not only involve the unique visual experience of the buildings, statues, Shrines & beautiful gardens but also provide an insight into Chinese culture and the beliefs and practices of Humanistic Buddhism.




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#4 of 59 things to do
in Wollongong

General Public Tour Booking Information



Specialised School Excursions 
(over 15 people)


“To foster talent through education” 
is one of the 4 objectives of the Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Order

Nan Tien Temple has been a popular school excursion destination for over a decade and caters for both Primary and High Schools. In addition to informative and interactive guided tours, we offer a range of Cultural Activities that enhance student’s learning. Delicious and affordable meals are also offered for your convenience.


Our experienced tour guides are dedicated to giving your students a memorable and engaging excursion. Their training allows them to convey targeted information in a way that is meaningful for different age groups.


Great tour. Very informative.
The students really enjoyed themselves.

 --- Granville South CAPA High School



Primary Schools


In response to the new K-10 Geography and History Syllabuses, we have re-energised our tour packages to meet the new primary education Outcomes.


Furthermore, these excursions also encompass PD/H/PE Outcomes. With the inclusion of our “Three Acts of Goodness” program and optional activities such as Tai Chi, meditation and mindful eating, students learn about the connection between healthy minds and bodies and forming positive relationships with themselves and others!


Students were engaged, "fun, interesting."
--- Thirroul Public School

Excursion Information 

Booking Sheets 

Risk Assessment 


High Schools


Nan Tien remains an invaluable supplement to High School students studying Society & CultureStudies of Religion and Chinese Language. A popular overnight excursion program is also offered which gives insight to Buddhist practices that are not witnessed by those on a day tour.

  Excellent and great awareness of the interest level of teenagers.
--- Frensham School



Welcome! Book Now!

If you are one of our valued schools who have visited us previously, we look forward to welcoming you back! If you have not, why not book now? For Nan Tien Temple is truly the unique excursion experience!


Information & Booking Sheets

Risk Assessment 

Overnight Excursion Information and Booking Sheets 




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For further information on our tour packages, please contact our friendly Tour Officer on (02) 4272 0632 or email