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Location

Located in the foothills of the Dandenongs, the Centre is in the residential suburb of Boronia, 29 km east of Melbourne, near Ferntree Gully. 

Directions to the Centre

22 Woodvale Rd, Boronia VIC 3155

By Car

From the city take Canterbury Road to Boronia Road.  Turn right on Boronia Road and drive towards Boronia Village.  [If you are travelling via East Link, take the Boronia Road Exit and proceed towards Boronia Village.] 

Before arriving in Boronia Village, turn right into Narcissus Ave and right on Stonehaven Ave.  The Centre is directly in front of you.

Or, take Burwood Highway to Ferntree Gully. Turn left on Dorset Road and drive towards Boronia Village.  Turn left on Boronia Road and left again on Woodvale Road.  The Centre will be on your right at 22 Woodvale Road.

By Train

Flinders Street Station via Camberwell, Box Hill, Ringwood on the Belgrave Line.  Alight at Boronia Train Station. The Janssen Centre is a 5-10 minute walk from the station.  You may choose to take a short taxi ride to the Centre or, if you let us know in advance when you expect to arrive, we will gladly meet you at the train station.

By Bus

Bus Route 737 towards Croydon.  Alight at St Joseph’s Catholic Church, Boronia Road.  The Centre is a short walk along Woodvale Road.

For information on train and buses visit Public Transport Victoria (PTV)

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ACKNOWLEDGEMENT OF COUNTRY

In the spirit of reconciliation, the Society of the Divine Word, Australia Province, acknowledges the Traditional Custodians of country throughout Australia and their connections to land, sea, sky, and community.

We acknowledge their skin-groups, story-lines, traditions, religiosity and living cultures.

We pay respect to their elders, past, present, and emerging, and extend that respect to all indigenous peoples of New Zealand, Thailand, and Myanmar.

We are committed to building with them, a brighter future together.

The Arnold Janssen Spirituality Centre for Inter-religious and Cross-cultural Relations, commonly known as KARUNA, is an initiative of the Society of the Divine Word (SVD) Australia Province

22 Woodvale Road, Boronia VIC 3155
Phone: (03) 9762 6625 | Email:  Contact Us

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