Some of Australia's Best Yoga Retreats

on September 21, 2017

Everyone needs to take time out sometimes, and what better way to do it than choosing a retreat to relax your mind, body and soul? A weekend away with your partner or your friends to one of these retreats will leave you feeling de-stressed, re-energized and ready to take on the world again!

Here are some of the amazing retreats based in Australia that we would recommend checking out! Don’t forget to take your YOGADOLL threads with you!


Billabong Retreat

A thirty-bed eco yoga retreat offering amazing organic whole food cuisine, an incredible nature setting, stunning resort style swimming pool and transformative yoga retreats, health retreats, mindfulness retreats and meditation retreats.

Winners of Best Health & Wellness Retreat and Most Unique Accommodation 2013 NSW Tourism Awards.

Their yoga, meditation, mindfulness & wellness retreat programs are inspired by ancient wisdom and grounded in modern science. They can assist with stress management, physical strength & flexibility, addictions, mindful leadership, gut health, emotional intelligence, increased longevity, successful relationships, disease avoidance but perhaps most of all, cultivating peace of mind and happiness.


Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat

In a world of busy, Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat stands apart as the wellness destination to soothe your soul and inspire you to live a healthier life.

Ecotourism certified, connect with supportive professionals who will teach you resilience in the modern world, and choose how much or how little you wish to do. A stay combines organic living, spa, movement and relaxation with delicious organic cuisine and vital wellness seminars in a dedicated low tech environment. Fully Inclusive packages are from two to seven days in length.

Australian owned and operated, Gwinganna provides scenic views of the coast and surrounding valleys and a casual relaxed atmosphere. Located in the Hinterland of Queensland's Gold Coast,

This gorgeous retreat is specifically designed to assist you during any withdrawals from the world in a beautifully isolated environment, providing a cocoon from external distractions and stress. 

An incredible selection of activities, tips and wellness seminars on how to live a healthier life, reduce stress and how to enhance healthier ageing. Gwinganna's retreats give you the opportunity to explore, try new activities and learn. Choose from a 2 day Wellness Weekend through to the full 7 day detox, or combine 2 or more retreats for an extended stay.


Swami’s Yoga Retreat

Situated on 60 acres of tranquil bushland and only 55 minutes from the centre of Sydney, Swamis Yoga Retreat offers yoga, Qi Gong and meditation classes inspired by yoga expert Swami Sarasvati, massages and nutrition advice. Their comfortable guest rooms will ensure you a relaxing time. The team will also treat you to delicious vegetarian fresh meals for a healthy lifestyle.

Facilities include a pool, spa, sauna, gym and tennis/basketball court.

Through decades of research, practice and limitless enthusiasm for her lifestyle, Swami became one of Australia’s original and foremost yoga experts. Let Swami’s team guide and nourish you during a healthy and relaxing stay at the retreat, through yoga, meditation and vegetarian cuisine. Learn how to enhance and enrich your life towards a sense of inner peace, personal freedom and natural energy.


Gymea Eco Retreat and Spa

GYMEA Eco Retreat Centre and Healing Spa is a sustainable / eco retreat venue & healing spa positioned at the base of majestic Wollumbin / Mt Warning in the northern rivers region of New South Wales.  This part of Australia is being described as a mysterious melting pot of rich volcanic earth, deep green rainforest, breath taking scenery, shining blue waters, rare Gondwana (prehistoric) rainforest and powerful land and mountains.

Their property and facilities provide a rejuvenative and re-energising environment that supports retreats of transformation including health, spiritual, yoga, meditation and energetic retreats.

Their group retreat centre  / venue is a purpose built residential retreat centre and offers retreat hosts and guests with a complete retreat experience.  There is single & twin share accommodation for 40 through 20 beautifully appointed “eco” ensuite double rooms, full Day Spa with therapists and facilities, Commercial Kitchen & Dining, large multi-purpose hall “The Octagon”, resort style Magnesium pool, beautiful grounds, settings and rainforest walks etc.