From Utopian Dreaming to Communal Reality: Cooperative Lifestyles in Australia


Following a short history of communal experimentation in Australia, with its ideals and problems, ten people describe their current small community settlements. Similar experiences though diverse beliefs and sizes are found at Dharmananda, Frogs' Hollow/Manduka, Tuntable Falls at Nimbin, Cennednyss, Mandala, Chenrezig, Crystal Waters, Common Ground, Moora Moora and the Wolery. Includes references.

Additional information

Includes content by:
  • Gloria Constine
  • Don Gobbett
  • Bill Smale
  • Yeshe Khadro
  • Barry Goodman
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • Sydney, N.S.W.
Publication year:
  • 1995