2019 Community Programs

Community Programs


Ground Swell is a new opportunity to grow the SWell community as a safe space for connecting, healing, belonging and becoming. You can become founding participants in this nurturing, inclusive, family friendly time for meaningful discussion, growing clarity of purpose, deeply grounded ritual and profound spiritual development that will resonate in your life. Gather to explore our monthly theme and bring some food for a shared meal concluding by 7pm. Everyone welcome.

When: 1st Sunday of every month from 5pm – 7pm
Where: Sacred Space, SWell Centre
Cost: By donation
Facilitators: Joan Wright Howie and team

Monday Midday Prayer

A prayerful space to begin the week. Uphold the SWell Centre vision and pray for connecting, healing, belonging and becoming. 

When: 12 noon Mondays
Cost: Free
Facilitators: Joan Wright Howie & team

SWell Quarterly Dinners

Join the SWell community to hear guest speakers while sharing a delicious meal and stimulating conversation over a glass of wine. Each gathering explores a theme which will expand your awareness of spirituality and wellbeing.

Friday 29 March 6:30pm-9:00pm
Spirituality and Wisdom

Friday 14 June 6:30pm-9:00pm
Parenting Wisdom

Friday 9 August 6:30pm-9:00pm
Body Wisdom

Friday 13 December 6:30pm-9:00pm
Christmas Dinner

Where: Augustine Hall, SWell
Cost: $50
Bookings & Enquiries: SWell Office, 9002 4202

SWell Community Lunch

Bring your lunch and join members of the SWell community for good company and vibrant conversation. Catch up on news and share information about your projects.

When: Wednesdays, 12:30pm - 1pm
Where: Lounge, SWell Centre

Practitioner Gathering

Monthly practitioner’s gathering for professional development, addressing emerging issues and planning programs.

When: 3rd Monday of the month from 6-7:30pm beginning February 18th.
Where: Sacred Space, SWell Centre

Mindful Monday

Kick start your week with a mindful practice. Join our friendly & supportive weekly group. Explore the principles of mindfulness and each week learn a different core practice ranging from: stress pausing, creativeness, pleasant scheduling, happiness, and much more.

When: Mondays, 7:30-8:30pm beginning Feb. 18th
Cost: $15
Where: Sacred Space, SWell Centre
Facilitator: Kate Evershed,
Bookings & Enquires: SWell Office 9002 4202 or Kate 0490 850 079


The activities and programs above are facilitated by a variety of Habitat Uniting Church members, partners and associates. The content of programs is the responsibility of facilitators and not Habitat Uniting Church.

When enrolling please check the guidelines for enquiries and bookings to indicate whether to book through the Habitat office, or directly with the facilitator.

For activities facilitated by Habitat Uniting Church please follow the following procedure:
Contact the office by:

  • telephone 9819 2844, or 
  • by email office@habitatforspirituality.org.au giving your name, contact telephone number, email address if applicable and the name of the course, or
  • use the booking request form below.

booking request form

* Required


Once your enrolment has been confirmed payment instructions will be advised to you. Payment can be made by either:

Direct payment to Bendigo Bank BSB 633 000
Acc. number 1379 13604
Acc. Name: Habitat Uniting Church
Reference: Your name and event

Or by calling the office, Monday to Friday, 9am-5pm, with your credit card details.


Habitat Uniting Church Office
2 Minona Street, Hawthorn VIC
phone 9819 2844

St David's Centre
cnr Burke & Mont Albert Rds
Canterbury VIC

Habitat Spirituality Centre
@ Augustine

2 Minona St, Hawthorn VIC

Kew Uniting Church
23 Highbury Grove