10 Best Fitness & Wellness Retreats in Australia
You love the idea of going on a wellness retreat but don't have the time (or funds!) to travel overseas. Well don't get FOMO as you scroll through Instagram this winter, book one of these awesome retreats all located in some of the most naturally beautiful places in Australia.
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If you're looking to extend your yoga practice in an immersive setting, this retreat offers deeper yoga workshops which includes twice daily general yoga class plus daily yoga workshops that'll explore how to take your practice further on and off the mat.
41 McClymonts Road, Maraylya, NSW
2 nights from $1000
Byron Bay Organic Retreats
The Yoga Organic Gardening Retreat encourages you to put your feet on the ground, your hands in the dirt, reconnect with nature and yourself! The all inclusive 6 day retreat combines yoga and meditation practice with eating yummy organic food, body massages and learning how to set up your own veggie garden.
53 Belongil Crescent, Byron Bay, NSW
5 nights from $1790
Offering boutique style fitness retreats for men and women of all ages and all fitness levels, Fitbreak provide the pillars for a healthy escape that is super fun! Every activity has been designed to maximise the joy of the great outdoors like circuit training, core exercises, running, surfing, hiking and mountain bike riding.
Byron Bay, NSW
3 nights from $1370
Want to put together your own fitness retreat with your besties? Not just for a healthy Hen's Party, these customisable packages include yoga, pilates, SUP, surfing and bootcamp classes paired with creative activities like flower crown making, raw dessert cooking classes and DIY clay jewellery plus loads of delicious, healthy food!
Various locations across VIC, NSW and QLD
2 night from $350
Enjoy two luxurious nights at Empire Retreats where you'll be treated to continental breakfast each morning, a bottle of Empire Estate Classic Dry White and Cabernet Merlot, a gourmet hamper with array of local produce and $450 worth of spa treatments of your choice at Empire Spa.
1958 Caves Road, Yallingup, WA
2 nights from $1090
The retreat that gives you an all rounded experience including all meals and snacks, 1hr massage, daily yoga each morning as well as other on site wellness activities including cardio circuit, organic cooking classes, meditation, art classes, boxing, pilates and tai chi. Also, Olivia Newton John was one of the founders which is pretty cool!
933 Fernleigh Rd, Brooklet (Hinterland), NSW
2 nights from $1915
Eden Health Retreat
The fully inclusive five-day program has been designed to inspire and educate guests with practical skills to change course towards a happier and healthier life. Set among 120 hectares of tropical rainforest and walking tracks, the retreat, it'd be hard not to find bliss out walking on one of these trails!
1815 Currumbin Creek Road, Currumbin Valley (Hinterland), QLD
5 nights from $3090
Gwinganna Lifestyle Retreat
This certified eco-tourism retreat offers a yin and yang approach to mindfulness from restorative yoga and Qi Gong practices to intensive bushwalks and boxing circuits, this retreat offers an experience for everyone.
192 Syndicate Rd, Tallebudgera Valley (Hinterland), QLD
3 nights from $1320
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Kangaroo Island Health Retreat
The complete body and mind detox that offers you guidance and training to change your mindset, transform your body and really start living. Located on the beautiful Kangaroo Island in SA, you'll be treated to a private ocean view room, yoga and pilates classes, daily saunas and massage treatments while also receiving a comprehensive health assessment and education on anatomy and nutrition.
227 Bates Rd, Emu Bay, Kangaroo Island, SA
5 nights from $2999
KalyaaNa Wellness Retreat
The Living Raw Foods Retreat allows for cleansing of the body's stored toxins and re-establishes new healthy habits to make you feel revitalised in your body, mind and heart. The retreat will teach you practices to take home in the areas of yoga, meditation and yogic breathing to help calm the mind in your day to day life.
705 Maslin Street, Bridgetown, WA
3 nights from $3025
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