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Ooraminna Station Homestead
Weekend Yoga Retreat at Ooraminna
A weekend retreat practicing yoga in the peaceful wilderness of Ooraminna Station Homestead, only 30 minutes from Alice Springs. A soulful weekend inclusive of all meals, camping, yoga sessions, meditations and guidance by our very own local Yoga instructor Amy Baird Limited tickets available.
Time & Location
17 Oct 2020, 10:00 am – 18 Oct 2020, 2:00 pm
Ooraminna Station Homestead, Maryvale Road, Hale NT 0872, Australia
About The Event
YOGA WEEKEND RETREAT
Join Amy Baird at the private and peaceful Ooraminna Station Homestead to practice a mindful yoga weekend at the beautiful Ooraminna Station Homestead.
Amy Baird is trained through Mangrove Yoga Academy and has completed 1440 HRS Diploma of Yoga Training. Amy teaches yoga asana, nidra, pranayama and meditation techniques.
We welcome you to morning tea on Saturday morning then we move into a 2 day relaxing schedule of enjoyment. Your weekend is inclusive of all meals, camp fees & yoga sessions as you enjoy the privacy and space on 600 acres in the surrounding bushlands. Meditate by the billabong. Take walks and climb the hills to take in the breathtaking views. Last session 2.30pm on Sunday followed by afternoon tea lets you get home in good time, or of course you may finish the weekend with an early dinner on the patio of the Ooraminna Homestead Restaurant.
Come, settle into a campsite in the beautiful private campsite, practice and enjoy yoga at the peaceful Ooraminna Station Homestead Yoga Retreat with Amy Baird .
All enquiries please send to email@example.com
10:00 Welcome arrival morning tea
10:30 Introduction session
11:15 Free time
1:00 Walking meditation
2:00 Free time
3:15 Asana ( Mindful movement )
4:00 Afternoon tea
5:00 Pranayama (Mindful breath awareness)
6:00 Sunset free time
8:00 Campfire session then silence
7:15 Sunrise Meditation
8:00 Silent breakfast
9:00 Free time
10:00 Asana (Flowing movement and breath)
11:00 Morning tea
11:30 Information sharing session
1:30 Free time
2:30 Yoga Nidra
3:00 Afternoon tea
3:30 Close & farewell
A greater understanding for you :
Free time – A time to relax and enjoy the serene and beautiful Ooraminna Station. You are on 600 acres of private desert bushland. Listen to the birdlife and absorb the serenity at the Billabong, sit up high on the rock escarpments overlooking the natural beauty of open space, recline and enjoy the peace on the patios of the Homestead.
Meals – All meals will incorporate healthy choices with a vegetarian & Ayurvedic infusion to assist with maintaining wellness during your stay at Ooraminna.
Pranayama PRANA - life force YAMA - control
Pranayama practices encourage a systematic understanding of the function of breath within the body. By practicing the control of breath and control of the life force energy one can influence the flow of energy within the body.
Yoga Nidra - Psychic Sleep
Yoga Nidra is a powerfully restorative meditation, it promotes deep rest and relaxation, encourages greater sleep quality and enhances connection between the conscious, sub conscious and unconscious mind. An half hour Yoga Nidra meditation is considered to be equivalent to three hours sleep!
Asana - Seat / Posture
Physical postures practiced for greater body mind awareness and enhancement in preparation for Pranayama and Meditation practices.
What to bring – Due to Covid-19 we ask that you bring your oun yoga mat, any personal yoga support items, a swag, blanket & torch if you are camping, warm comfortable clothing appropriate for movement, Sturdy footwear ready for walking, a water bottle, sunhat, sunscreen, journal notebook & pen.
Social distaincing measures will be implemented to ensure your safety and good health.
Most of our sessions will be outside in the wonderful nature of the outback under the sky.
Yoga Retreat Weekend
Amy will welcome you at 10am Saturday 5th September for the forthcoming yoga sessions, meditations, mindfulness, walks and we finish the retreat at 4pm Sunday 6 September, enough time for you to return home relaxed and happy ready for another week ahead! Camping included Limited numbers available
Yoga Retreat Saturday Session
We understand that life can be busy so perhaps you might only make it to one day of Yoga retreat. Be one of the select few to come just for Saturday's activities. Schedule 10:00 Welcome arrival morning tea 10:30 Introduction session 11:15 Free time 12:00 Lunch 1:00 Walking meditation 2:00 Free time 3:15 Yoga Asama ( Mindful movement ) 4:00 Afternoon tea 5:00 Pranayama Yoga (Mindful breath awareness) 6:00 Sunset free time 7:00 Dinner 8:00 Campfire session then silence
A step up from camping, your own private space in the campground with use of the campground facilities. Complete with hotel slippers and a water jug beside your bed, enjoy the great outdoors in style.