Matakana - Rest and Rejuvenate Retreat - May 7-May 9 - Kourawhero Mountain lodge
Matakana - Rest and Rejuvenate Retreat - May 7-May 9 - Kourawhero Mountain lodge
Matakana - Rest and Rejuvenate Retreat - May 7-May 9 - Kourawhero Mountain lodge
Matakana - Rest and Rejuvenate Retreat - May 7-May 9 - Kourawhero Mountain lodge
Matakana - Rest and Rejuvenate Retreat - May 7-May 9 - Kourawhero Mountain lodge
Matakana - Rest and Rejuvenate Retreat - May 7-May 9 - Kourawhero Mountain lodge
Matakana - Rest and Rejuvenate Retreat - May 7-May 9 - Kourawhero Mountain lodge

Matakana - Rest and Rejuvenate Retreat - May 7-May 9 - Kourawhero Mountain lodge

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Join Rachel Hunter on a weekend journey of Rest and Rejuvenation. Rachel will be assisted on this weekend by Franko Heke, and the event is to be hosted by Amy of The Cotour at Kourawhero lodge, Matakana. Please be advised this is journey taking in all aspects  of yoga - Asana, Mantra, Kriya ,Open talks, Meditation - an integrative practice. 

The schedule for the weekend is as follows:

Friday 7 May:
- Guests can arrive from 10:30-if they do can have light snack on arrival - shown to accommodations
- All guests to arrive by midday - lunch - at leisure. 
3:00pm: - Official programme starts at 3:00pm - welcome and light afternoon tea - fruit and light snacks
- 4:00pm-4.45pm:Yoga / Meditation Rachel
- 5:00pm-6.30pm: Sound Healing Franko
- 7:00pm: Dinner
- 8:00pm: Fire and talk 
Saturday 8th May:
-7:30am-7:55am: Rachel morning meditation
-7:55am: lavatory/fruit break. 
-8:00am-9:00am: - Yoga - Rachel 
9:00am: - Breakfast
10:00am-11:00am - Guided Walk - for those who choose - Informative walk - nature based guided walk with someone from the area.
10:30am:  Morning tea set up and available from this time
12.30pm: Lunch 
2.00pm: Q & A - Talk 
Rachel - Chakra, Sacred Being & Elements
Franko - speaking to sound -  Mantra .
3:15pm: Afternoon tea available - Fruit and light food
4:00pm-6:00pm: Rachel - Chakra meditation & Franko - Sound Healing
6:30pm: Dinner
8:00pm: Kirtan and fire

 

Sunday 9th May:

7:30am-7:55am: - Meditation with Rachel 

7:55am-8:00am: lavatory break

8:00am-9:15am: Yoga - Asana - with Rachel - Franko accompanying with his music 

9:15am: Breakfast

10:00am: Open forum with Rachel - fruit and juice available

Pack up rooms - ready to check out. 

Midday: Lunch. Thank you and goodbyes.

 Leave around 1:30pm 

 

Inclusions:

* Morning tea - 7th, 8th, 9th May

* Lunch - 7th, 8th, 9th May

* Afternoon Tea - 7th & 8thMay

* Dinner - 7th & 8th May

*Accommodation: Either King/Twin share/Triple share

*Two non alcoholic beverages per meal

*Yoga Equipment hire

*Programme as above

 

Exclusions:

* Transfers

* Spa Treatments

* Alcohol

 

*NB: There are 14 villas available for the weekend. Each villa accommodates 2 or 3 people and configuration can be changed from King/Twin/Triple Share accommodation. You must have another person or another 2 people to share the Villa with. We can match you with someone to share a Villa with - should you need  

- Villa detail is as below:

Each of our suites enjoy private views across the lodge grounds towards the vineyards of the Matakana coast and to the sea and the islands of the Hauraki Gulf.

Your suite is nestled amongst native New Zealand flora and forna, beautiful native trees are scattered throughout the grounds.

Capture the majestic sunset over the pacific ocean from the comfort of your private patio whilst enjoying a fine glass of wine from one of our local vineyards.

Suites include:

  • King size double bed - can be split for Twin share
  • Lounge with large sofa
  • Real-Flame fire
  • Study area
  • Espresso machine
  • Toaster and fridge
  • Large Spa Bath
  • Double shower
  • Telephone
  • Private outdoor seating area and patio
  • Parking outside your suite
  • Clothes iron and hair dryer

This Retreat is perfect for anyone over the age of 21. Great for couples or friends to attend together. 

An intro to Franko: Connection, healing and presence…Franko Heke is on a mission to raise consciousness through his music and workshops.Drawing on ancient mantra in combination with his own cultural roots, Franko’s devotional sessions are bound to coax your own divine voice into the open with his distinct fresh sounds for today. With years of touring rock music under his belt, Franko’s compass has drawn him north toward a movement, which brings people together, celebrating our unique gifts, our connection to one another and to mother earth. Sought after for yoga, meditation and transformational festival events, Franko’s boundless energy for the betterment of all beings.Having opened for Xavier Rudd and Nahko & Medicine for the people as well as sharing the microphone with Donavon Frankenreiter, Franko Heke is poised to have his message heard far and wide.

*NB: Once you have booked you will receive your registration form, terms and conditions for the weekend, and yoga waiver forms that must be signed in order to be able to participate in the weekend.

*NB: Scheduling is subject to change.

*NB: this event requires a certain number of participants for it to proceed

*NB: due to the current Covid environment we recommend that any associated travel, transfer and accommodation plans be made with flexibility and refund policies in mind