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New Year Yoga Retreat

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Govinda Valley Retreat Centre

51 Lady Carrington Rd

Otford, NSW 2508

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Thank you for your interest in our New Year Yoga Retreat at Otford Valley NSW.
Due to its popularity, this is the 8th year we've been offering the New Year Retreat as people seek a relaxing, healthy, natural holiday style leading up to and celebrating this special occasion.

Recharge, Relax and Rejoice

Wednesday 27 December 2017 - Tuesday 2 January 2018

This New Year Yoga Retreat is designed specifically for this auspicious time of year giving the space to let go of the old and embrace the new. It offers an opportunity for you to reconnect with body, mind and spirit and reignite your inner spark. A balanced combination of yoga, meditation, pranayama, yoga nidra (deep relaxation), delicious vegetarian meals and more within the beautiful surrounds of the Royal National Park and the pristine South Coast beaches. Altogether it is the perfect way to start the New Year and bring back that feeling of health, happiness and clarity.


SAMPLE PROGRAM all included in the cost
** Please note you need to bring your own yoga mat.
6 - 8am yoga & meditation class either at the venue or the grass area next to Stanwell Park beach with time for a dip in the ocean!
8am breakfast
10am 3 x morning workshops with MM Swami Jasraj Puri
1 x waterfall adventure in the national park*
2 x pre & post New Year prep & follow up sessions
12.30pm lunch
free time
3.30pm yoga nidra (guided deep relaxation)
4.30pm yoga & pranayama class with an inspiring & informative focus
6pm dinner
7.30 - 8.30pm satsang and meditation
Also included is: time by yourself, time with others and periods of silence. Bush walks, ocean swims & New Years Eve bonfire and ritual.

We teach Yoga in Daily Life. It's a clasical hatha yoga encorporating both passive & dynamic exercises that stretch & strengthen the body, relaxation, guided breath work & meditation. At this retreat we will cater to all levels of yoga experience.


THE RETREAT VENUE: is Govinda Valley Retreat Centre. 1.10 hours drive south of Sydney CBD.
The venue has a large, light filled hall for practicing yoga, a large dining room and expansive gardens, and close to bush walking tracks, the beach and recreation areas.
You can expect cleanliness, spaciousness, grand views, clean coastal waters and privacy.
The Food: All meals are wholesome, delicious, abundant vegetarian fare. Prepared fresh daily and based on Ayurvedic nutrition.


ACCOMMODATION: There are 3 options -
1. a limited number of twin share rooms with ensuites. They are a similar to hotel rooms only more homely and with windows that look out onto the garden. You can have it to yourself or share with 1 person. Linen & towels are provided.
2. lovely share rooms for up to 4 people. Comfy single beds, each with its own bedside table and lamp. The door walks you out to the garden and lawn area. The rooms are close to the share bathrooms. See photo below. Linen is provided but you need to bring your own towel.
3. Camping. BYO Tent, bedding etc. The perfect budget option and also great if you'd prefer your own room. There are expansive well kept grounds around the buildings for this & you'll be close to the local wildlife such as the deer. See photo.
The shared rooms and campers use the same bathrooms that are cleaned daily.



DATE: Wednesday 27 December 2017 to Tuesday 2 January 2018.
Registration is Wednesday between 2 - 3pm. At 3pm there will be a welcome circle followed by a short yoga nidra, gentle warm up yoga class and then dinner.
The retreat closes with lunch on Tuesday.
We understand that some people may need to return to work on Tuesday, so it is possible to finish with lunch on Monday for anyone in a share room or camping. Contact us directly to discuss.


If you have any questions please contact Gita t: 03 9427 0977 email: melbourne@yogaindailylife.org


COST:
Ensuite Room single occupancy (limited number available) $2305
Twin share room with ensuite (limited number available) $1780 per person
Shared room (share bathroom) $1420 per person
Camping (BYO tent etc)(share bathroom) $995 per person
INCLUDES all yoga programs, all meals and accommodation
DISCOUNTS:
Early Bird - pay in full before 27 October for $100 off
Been to one of our retreats before? $100 off for returning *
Extras not included in the cost.
* A massage service may be offered by the venue. 1 hour $80. 1.5hours $110
* A waterfall adventure! We'll car pool & each car will need to pay the approx $11 entry fee into the Royal National Park.


GETTING THERE: You can drive or get a train on the South Coast line and get off at Otford station. We will pick you up from there. Coming from interstate? Its easy to connect from Sydney airport to the train.


TERMS AND CONDITIONS - please read carefully -
PAYMENT Yoga in Daily Life cannot guarantee a place until full payment is received.
DISCOUNTS *
returning participants can only claim 1 discount
CANCELLATION
Cancellations made before 1 December a refund will be given minus a $100 administration fee. Cancellations after this time there will be no refund or transfer.

Alcohol, tobacco, recreational drugs and non vegetarian food stuffs are not to be consumed or brought to the retreat venue.

DISCLAIMER We provide a nurturing and safe environment and our program is thoughtfully planned, but no responsibility will be taken for any injuries incurred during the retreat. Medical history forms are to be completed before the retreat, however we also advise you to consult your doctor if you have any pre-existing medical conditions.
It is essential that retreat participants retain full responsibility for their own physical and general well-being in applying instructions in the guided programs to their own circumstances, and to any other programs including the free time period. Yoga in Daily Life will not accept liability for any injury or loss suffered by retreat participants in their practice, or any other time or activity.
I understand that I participate in this yoga retreat at my own risk and accept full responsibility for any loss or injury suffered.
The venue: the description of the premises is given in good faith; no responsibility for misinterpretation will be accepted.

If you have any questions please contact Gita t: 03 9427 0977 email: melbourne@yogaindailylife.org

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