To start your Zen practice with Sun Mountain Zen, here are some suggestions for your next steps.
Attend a weekly evening program either in East Brisbane, Samford or Kenilworth and ask for a basic introduction to Zen practice.
Participate in a meditation / zazen period following the introduction. Question and answer sessions as well as dharma talks are held every two weeks.
After having participated in a few weekly evening programs, consider attending the Introduction to Zen lectures.
Establish a daily home practice.
Meet with a teacher in a face to face meeting to discuss your practice in more detail.
Participate in a one-day Zenkai.
Commit to a consistent daily practice at home.
Regularly participate at the weekly zazen / meditation program.
Become a formal Zen student allowing a deepening of practice and the possibility of regular Koan practice.
Regularly participate in intensive programs like Sesshins.
Become a financial member of Sun Mountain Zen.