2018 RETREATS AND VIP LIST
March Hepburn Springs (opens soon)
September Byron Bay with Dianne Bondy (opens Monday 9th October)
October Hepburn Springs
BYRON BAY WITH DIANNE BONDY SEPTEMBER 21 - 26, 2018
#Update Single and Double rooms are sold out, if you have missed out please email [email protected]bodypositiveaustralia.com.au to go on the waiting list as we are considering running a second retreat xx
Don't miss this amazing chance to practice with one of the world's leading teachers, Dianne Bondy is a trailblazer, the founder of the Yoga For All Movement and Yoga for all workshops and teacher training. She is a body image advocate, body positivity and social equity warrior and believes in self-care, self-love and self-acceptance as a practice. I am pretty excited to be co-teaching with someone who shares my personal and yoga values. This is a very special event!
Retreat Begins Friday 21th September (check in 9-10am, welcome at 11am) we recommend you fly into in Byron Bay the night before!
5 Nights/6 Days, Luxury Retreat at Sangsurya Retreat Centre. Voted "Best Retreat Centre in Australia" by Body and Soul. Sangsurya is on a hill about 5-7 minutes drive to central Byron Bay.
Retreat Finishes Wednesday 26th September at 11/12pm
This retreat aims to be fun, relaxed and open for all bodies (but generally we find we both attract bigger bodies!) They are a mix of relaxation by the pool, yoga classes and workshops and free time to explore Byron Bay town and beaches and the stunning hinterland towns. We have build in some free time over lunches and dinners so you can also explore the local restaurants, shops and scenery (totally stunning!)
We love food (and definitely have welcome drinks!) and have an inclusive attitude to our catering (delicious from a wide variety of food groups, including the dessert food group!) Allergies/Vegan/Vegetarian all possible if noted on registration.
(some are free standing houses all totally unique)
#Update Some rooms are sold out, if you have missed out please email [email protected] to go on the waiting list or with enough people we may run a second retreat. Thank you xx
Triple share (large room/own bath) $1595(2 Spaces left, great for 2 friends the room is large and your roommate is lovely!)
Double Room SOLD OUT (Large room 2 people/twin beds/own bath) $1995 pp
Single Room A SOLD OUT (Large room/shared bath) $2295 pp
Single Room B SOLD OUT (Standard/small room/Own bath) $2295 pp
Single Room Deluxe SOLD OUT (some have own sitting rooms/fridges/big rooms/own bath) $2595 pp
5 nights/6 Days accommodation in very special, all individual and hand built luxury accommodation (all rooms and houses are different and unique) with a Balinese feel.
5 Breakfasts, 3 lunches and 3/4 (2 course) dinners (subject to small change)
All day "snack and hot drinks station"
All yoga and workshops in the purpose built rainforest shala with all props provided
Welcome drinks on the first night
Amenities such as
shampoo/Conditioner/Body wash/Hair Dryers and some rooms have fridges or small kitchens. Filtered water.
Yoga/Workshops 1-2 Yoga Classes per day and 1-2 Workshops per day with Sarah and Dianne.
Meditation There is a new mediation deck with a veiw of the water and rainforest for your personal meditation and we provide some meditation and yoga nidra in the program 12 hour unplug - We generally offer 12 hours of silence to experience a taste of peace (optional)
Flights and transfers to Sangsurya Retreat Centre or travel insurance (a must if you are travelling from overseas). Some meals.
Ballina (20 mins drive or bus transfer) or Gold Coast 45 min drive or bus transfer) International guests please don't hesitate to contact Sarah [email protected] to map out a good route!
This is a body positive, size positive, inclusive and trauma aware retreat. There will be some guidelines sent closer around this.
Please read the retreat conditions carefully.
If you cancel before Feb 1st 2018 you will have no penalty other than the deposit paid (non refundable)
On February 1 2018 a second payment of 30% of the total is due (and non refundable)
On February 1 2018 you may set up a payment plan for the remainder of 4 payments.
If you choose to pay in instalments they will be another 30% in May 2018 with the final payment in July 2018.
Withdrawal- Prior to Feb 1st - (only deposit)
Withdrawal - After Feb 1st- (deposit and 30% penalty)
Withdrawal - After May 1st - (deposit and 60% penalty)
Withdrawal - After July 1st - (no refunds but retreat is fully transferable)
Any worries, concerns or questions to [email protected]