About Avatar's Abode

Meher Baba's House at Avatar's Abode

Avatar’s Abode is a 99 acre property at Kiel Mountain on the Sunshine Coast hinterland where Avatar Meher Baba stayed in 1958.

Meher Baba himself named the property Avatar’s Abode during his stay here. He said that in time it would become a major site of world pilgrimage.

Followers of Meher Baba like to visit Avatar’s Abode, recognising the significance of his presence here. It is regarded by them as one of the most important spiritual places in the world today.

The property is held in perpetuity for the benefit of all who have an interest in him.

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About Meher Baba

Meher Baba in Zurich 1934

Meher Baba was born in 1894 into a Zoroastrian family in Pune India.

During his teens and twenties he came into contact with five spiritual masters from Hindu and Sufi Muslim traditions. Hazrat Babajan, Sai Baba of Shirdi, Tajuddin Baba, Upasni Maharaj, and Narayan Maharaj came from long established spiritual lineages and they still today have large numbers of devotees in India and the rest of the world. Each of them came to recognize and proclaim Merwan as Avatar, meaning ‘descent of God into human form’.

When Merwan started to gather his own devotees, now generally known as ‘Baba Lovers’, they started to call him Meher Baba, meaning Compassionate Father.

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Visit Avatar's Abode

Avatar's Abode entrance

People interested in learning more about Avatar Meher Baba and his place are welcome to visit the property during the hours of 9 am to 6 pm. There are toilets and tea/coffee making facilities but no food is available.

Day Visits

To arrange your day visit please telephone: Bill Le Page (+61 7) 5442 1248, or Ros or Roy Hayes (+61 7) 5442 1544, or Bernard Bruford (+61 7) 5442 1487.

Overnight Visits

If you wish to book accommodation to stay on Avatar's Abode please make your request at least 72 hours in advance to allow time for confirmation. Some days it can take up to 24 hours for messages and emails to be received and attended to.

Ring Ros or Roy Hayes on (+61 7) 5442 1544 or write care of 19 Meher Road, Woombye 4559, Australia. Fax (+61 7) 5442 1700. Email - please use the form on our Contact page.

Please note that no new overnight arrivals will be accepted after 6.30pm or before 9am unless by prior arrangement. The maximum stay is two weeks.

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Events and Activities

Mehera and Meher Baba

Spring Sahavas 2017

Saturday 30th September – Monday 2nd October

Jeff Wolverton and Nan Wicker will be our guests for an informal and inclusive Sahavas. More details here »


60th Anniversary 2018

Tue 5th to Mon 11th June

Expressions of Interest from Overseas Visitors

To assist us with our early planning, the Anniversary Planning Committee is calling for expressions of interest from Baba Lovers around the world who may be wishing to attend.

Your possible interest in attending can be conveyed by clicking this link and answering some questions. This form also provides some additional information. More details here »


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Avatar's Abode Bookstore

Email: avatarsabodebookstore@gmail.com

Phone numbers: Reg Love: 0421 853 716
John Parry: 0481 333 038
Steven Hein: 0412 080 424

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