Fo Guang Shan Melbourne was first established in Yarraville in 1992. There are two Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Temples across Melbourne.
Fo Guang Shan Melbourne – 89 Somerville Road, Yarraville
Fo Guang Shan Er You Temple – 42 Rutland Road, Box Hill
Fo Guang Shan Melbourne provides religious, educational, community, charitable and cultural services to Victorians, Buddhist and non-Buddhist alike. Fo Guang Shan Melbourne runs regularly meditation classes, weekly Dharma Service and Buddhist Dharma functions throughout the year.
Venerable Man Ko is the head of Fo Guang Shan Melbourne and is also the Head Abbess of Fo Guang Shan Buddhist Temples across Australia and New Zealand. She is based in Nan Tien Temple in Wollongong, New South Wales.