Yoga Darshan, Family Yoga
Aug
16
to Aug 18

Yoga Darshan, Family Yoga

Enjoy time out for a yoga retreat with your family in a magical environment that supports spiritual growth and creativity. Bonding with your children through yoga can nurture and build your family dynamics in a natural and accessible way for all.

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The Yoga Institute Reunion
Aug
22
to Aug 24

The Yoga Institute Reunion

The reunion retreat is an opportunity to reconnect with your yoga community. Gather with fellow graduates and students, past and present, to share and reinvigorate your yoga journey. The retreat is for our special "Yoga Institute Family", including current students, past students, teachers and friends of the center.

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Kundalini Yoga Level 1
Aug
29
to Sep 5

Kundalini Yoga Level 1

Kundalini Yoga, or the “yoga of awareness” was brought to the West in 1969 by Yogi Bhajan, the Master of Kundalini Yoga and White Tantric. Before this time Kundalini Yoga was practiced in India and Tibet but was a secret practice only passed down selectively and verbally from a master to a chosen disciple.

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Foundations of Prana Vidya
Sep
13
to Sep 15

Foundations of Prana Vidya

Prana Vidya is the yogic science of regulating and awakening the energies within the body for well-being, healing, meditation and spiritual elevation. Throughout time immemorial, yogis have been teaching us that the liberation of energy is the key to super-conscious states. As we're introduced to the science of Prana Vidya and begin to develop the foundational practices, it's as though a veil is removed and we enter into the vision, feeling an experience of prana.

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Qi Yoga Teacher Training
Sep
24
to Sep 29

Qi Yoga Teacher Training

Qi Health & Yoga aims to provide everything to aid students to transform their health and life. Following this mission, this particular retreat is a six day residential module as part of Qi Yoga's twelve month teacher training program.

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Spring Retreat
Sep
27
to Sep 29

Spring Retreat

Join Maya and Cherry for a weekend immersion in Kundalini and Yin yoga, in the tranquil environment of Govinda Valley. Treat yourself in a total getaway, detox and tune up, as we welcome the beginning of Spring! This retreat is a nourishing and transformational weekend over the New Moon weekend following the Spring Equinox.

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Triple Shakti - Celebrating Womanhood
Nov
1
to Nov 3

Triple Shakti - Celebrating Womanhood

Triple Shakti is more than a Yoga Retreat. It is a celebration of Womanhood - the sacred feminine. A weekend to celebrate all things Feminine. Filled with Yoga, Dance, Song, Ceremony, Meditation,
Connection, Relaxation, Women’s Circle, Workshops to exploring sensuality and our Primal Connection to Mother Earth.  And most of all...Connect to an amazing tribe of powerful, spiritual souls.

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Forest Therapy Guide Training
Mar
9
to Mar 16

Forest Therapy Guide Training

A Forest Therapy Guide facilitates safe gentle walks, providing instructions—referred to as “invitations”—for sensory opening activities along the way. These walks follow a standard sequence. Each walk begins with establishing embodied contact with the present moment and place. Next come a series of connective invitations, often improvised in the moment and adapted to the needs of participants. These may be followed by wander time and/or sit spot. The walks end with a ceremony of sharing tea made from foraged local plants.

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Peace Yoga Love - Winter Self Care Retreat
Jun
28
4:00 PM16:00

Peace Yoga Love - Winter Self Care Retreat

Peace Yoga Love is based on Sydney’s Northern Beaches.  Min is an experienced teacher who runs courses, classes and retreats which focus on practical skills to manage everyday life and difficult life changes.  Our Winter Retreat will be nurture based and will include lots of yoga, walking, healthy food, community, meditation, breath work and rest.

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Benevolent Society
Jun
27
10:00 AM10:00

Benevolent Society

Following this commitment to people, Benevolent Society is running a one day retreat where guests arrive at 10am and finish around 2pm. With highlights of a drumming circle and a sound healing session, the retreat offers the opportunity for guests to recconnect with themselves and take a break from the chaos of daily life.

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CATHARSIS: RELEASE THROUGH EXPRESSIVE ART - Created and run by health professionals for health professionals.
Jun
26
9:00 AM09:00

CATHARSIS: RELEASE THROUGH EXPRESSIVE ART - Created and run by health professionals for health professionals.

This workshop is designed to support health practitioners – counsellors, psychotherapists, mental health clinicians, allied health professionals etc. – in dealing with vicarious trauma/ burnout through expressive arts for ongoing self-care in both their professional and personal development.

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Illawarra International Day of Yoga
Jun
21
7:00 AM07:00

Illawarra International Day of Yoga

Yoga Festival officially opened by Lord Mayor Bradbery, starting with Sunrise Yoga, 108 Surya Namaskar, followed by breakfast at Govinda Valley Retreat, Speakers and Workshops, including Michael de Manincor from the Yoga Foundation, Astrid Pickup, President IYTA and Dr Rama Prasad speaking on Yoga & Ayurveda.

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Biodanza Australia Encounter
Apr
25
to Apr 28

Biodanza Australia Encounter

It is a great pleasure to invite you to an Encounter of Biodanza in Australia. We would love to share 4 wonderful days of Biodanza with you.We are delighted to be joined for this Encounter by special guest facilitators Dr Marcus Stueck from Germany and Naoko Tsutsui from Japan.

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Urban Soul Yoga Retreat - Get Yin-spired and find your 2019 Flow
Feb
22
to Feb 24

Urban Soul Yoga Retreat - Get Yin-spired and find your 2019 Flow

Connect with the Urban Soul community for a rejuvenating yoga retreat weekend. Refresh your body and set your intention for 2019 with daily Yin, Flow & Restorative Yoga, Feldenkrais, Meditation & Yoga Nidra, plus solo time to relax and unwind in the beautiful nourishing surrounds of Govinda Valley. Appointments can also be made with our on site massage therapist.

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The Heart of The Work of Byron Katie
Dec
5
to Dec 9

The Heart of The Work of Byron Katie

4-day conference for anyone with an interest in The Work of Byron Katie.

Conference theme: to share, connect, support and inspire. Our program will include yoga, meditation, a smorgasbord of topic-based workshops and short presentations from people who are moving The Work in amazing ways, with plenty of opportunities to do The Work.

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Yoga Jam Weekender - Christian Ralston & Soul Drummer
Nov
23
to Nov 25

Yoga Jam Weekender - Christian Ralston & Soul Drummer

Join Christian Ralston, Saul & Emelia Smith from Soul Drummer as they take the Yoga Jam good vibes bus out of the big smoke, and down south to Govinda Valley. This beautiful and secluded location extends to twenty acres of forest and landscaped gardens and is surrounded by thousands of acres of the Royal National Park nature reserve.

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Renew: a yoga + mindfulness retreat
Oct
19
to Oct 21

Renew: a yoga + mindfulness retreat

A rejuvenating weekend to restore, reconnect + renew with Dani Christie Yoga.
This will be a heart-centred weekend, focusing on your innermost truth; a perfect place to deepen your yoga practice, reconnect with your beautiful soul, and set your intentions for what you wish to manifest, while nourishing your soul.

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Milkwood Permaculture Design Certificate
Oct
6
to Oct 19

Milkwood Permaculture Design Certificate

Join Beck Lowe, Nick Ritar and David Holmgren (co-originator of Permaculture) for a special two weeks of Permaculture design training – you’ll leave this course ready to create abundance in a world out of balance, with solid design skills and techniques.

A Milkwood Permaculture Design Certificate teaches you the skills and knowledge to design and implement fundamental and life-changing resilience into your everyday home, community and beyond.

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Inspya Yoga & Meditation Retreat - with Nic Whiteman
Oct
5
to Oct 8

Inspya Yoga & Meditation Retreat - with Nic Whiteman

Deepen your practice of Yoga and explore a variety of meditation practices, then enjoy long relaxing days resting in the natural surrounds of this very special place. Morning and afternoon Yoga practice, evening meditation classes, 3 delicious Ayurvedic vegetarian buffet meals each day. Allow yourself a detox from diet, technology and a busy schedule. Give your body and mind the chance to rest, heal and restore.

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The Art of Mindful Living Retr
Sep
28
to Oct 3

The Art of Mindful Living Retr

Melli O’Brien of MrsMindfulness.com

The Art of Mindful Living retreat is a life-changing, three-day, deep immersion into mindfulness. On this popular retreat, you will learn the practice of mindfulness and discover powerful strategies to live a more conscious and connected life.

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Spring Retreat with Yogi Maya
Aug
31
to Sep 2

Spring Retreat with Yogi Maya

"Kundalini Yoga is simply the uncoiling of yourself to find your potential and your vitality and to reach your virtues. There is nothing outside, everything is you. You are the storehouse of your totality." —Yogi Bhajan

Join Yogi Maya for a deeply nourishing and transformational immersion weekend. You will dive into the sacred teachings of Kundalini Yoga, Mantra magic, Meditation and Self Inquiry, while enjoying delicious vegetarian food and time to unwind and connect with yourself and nature. 

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Heart to Heart Retreat
Aug
27
7:00 PM19:00

Heart to Heart Retreat

Nicole Amdur and Mel Rosina, from Lovebug Retreats, are so looking forward to running their retreat this October, Heart To Heart. When they first started talking about running a retreat together it was quickly decided what it would be. And that they wanted it to be filled with a feeling of connection, and of heart to heart love. 

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