a retreat of a lifetime
a nature lovers sanctuary
Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort
Southern Great Barrier Reef, Queensland, Australia
October 20 - 25, 2024
10 places available
only 3 places left available
express your interest today!
just as nature intended
Are you longing for more awe seeking in your life?
The COVID pandemic has left us feeling disconnected and lacking hope.
Come and explore the natural beauty and fragile ecosystem of a coral cay and it's inhabitants, including the birds and the marine creatures, which live on or visit the island and its surrounding reef.
world-leading, award-winning ecologically sustainable tourism
Join daily morning
Depending on the weather, there will be yoga at sunrise, sunset, under the stars or inside.
You'll notice how easy it is to wake up early to salute the sun and breathe in the pristine surrounding waters.
Kendra will accommodate all yoga abilities.
Snorkelling on the reef surrounding Lady Elliot island is easily accessible straight off the beaches.
Choose your adventure.
Self-guided beach snorkelling is an activity that you can participate in throughout the day (subject to conditions).
unplug and enjoy a digital detox
Wholesome buffet dining
Beachfront Dining Room offers full buffet dining including a variety of tasty and wholesome dishes.
Breakfast and Dinner are included in the price.
Enjoy the magical views from the Lagoon deck or some quiet dining time on the western deck.
Gluten free options are also available.
Our retreat rhythms are designed to reset your natural biorhythms
Retreating with Kendra is a beautiful experience. You feel completely looked after, including emotionally and spiritually, and you have the time and space to connect with yourself and your yoga practice.
Wellness Retreat participant
You are also free to choose your own rhythms
Enjoy some much needed personal space
The menu of activities we create, help renew a nourishing relationship with Self in embodied ways.
You can honour your mind and body's natural biorhythms and are free to choose which activities feel useful for you. From reading a book to walking around the island.
It's your time to enjoy.
You'll be totally taken care of.
And then there's the magic of connecting with others
Sharing, listening and connecting,
We are naturally social animals.
They'll be plenty of opportunities to buddy up with another to enjoy a snorkel, a meal or a mindful walk round the island.
Enjoy sunset after sunset
If space is what heals you. Then it's all here ready for you.
It's often the wild ever changing wilderness that helps us feel into an unchanging essential nature within us all.
This essential nature, we call
Your Retreat Inclusions
Return airfare Hervey Bay - Lady Elliot Island
5 nights twin share - Eco Cabin, Garden Suite, or Reef Unit accommodation
Daily yoga classes
Buffet breakfast and dinner
Snorkeling equipment – mask, snorkel and fins & lesson if required.
Glass bottom boat tour
Island tours - Reef walking, fish feeding
Airfare to Hervey Bay
Lunch available from Cafe
Other island activities
Drinks from the bar
Travel insurance is compulsory and must be supplied when booking
Your shared accommodation
Room Types and Prices
$500 deposit to secure your place today.
Full payment one month after deposit along with personal insurance.
$2671.90 pp incl GST
Situated within 20 to 30 meters walk from the Lagoon, our newly upgraded Eco Cabins have solid walls, louvres for maximum air flow, a large front glass sliding door and shared bathroom facilities.
Lighting and power points are available in every cabin as well as a ceiling fan. The deck is furnished with two chairs for added relaxation.
$3151.50 pp incl GST
Situated within 20 to 30 meters walk from the Lagoon, the Garden Units are arranged in blocks of three, offering either a queen bed or a combination of a queen and bunk-style beds.
Each unit features polished timber floors, ensuite bathrooms and a balcony set amongst the resort gardens to make the most of the resort views. The units are fan cooled and have a mini fridge and tea and coffee making facilities.
$3317.60 pp incl GST
Located approximately 10 meters from the beautiful coral cay Lagoon, the Reef Units are the closest resort rooms to the Beachfront Dining Room. Arranged in blocks of three, offering either a queen bed or a combination of a queen and bunk-style beds. Each unit features polished timber floors, ensuite bathrooms and a balcony to make the most of the island surrounds. The units are fan cooled and have a mini fridge and tea and coffee making facilities.
This retreat journey is totally for you if
You love being active outdoors and feel confident near water.
You are curious about snorkelling and putting your head under the water.
You value eco tourism and are dedicated to protecting the environment.
You are inspired to explore a beautiful destination with a group of like-minded humans.
You love yoga lifestyle and exploring different aspects of the practice.
This retreat journey is not for you if
You are not confident in and around water.
You have a fear of flying in a small plane.
You are uncomfortable being in lots of outdoor spaces with new people
You prefer a silent retreat where no one talks
You prefer more private spaces and non share accommodation and facilities
About Kendra your retreat leader
Yoga philosophy offers us a sustainable pathway towards self awakening, compassion and wellness, and the realization that we are interconnected with our environment and our communities.
This retreat will offer you a deeper appreciation of mother natures ability to renew and restore life, and offer you a break in your everyday rhythm.
I invite you to let go, explore playing in the big blue ocean, and be captivated by the magic of the great barrier reef.
Do you value treading lightly?
Advanced eco tourism
Lady Elliot Island is eco certified and operates with minimal impact on the environment. It provides opportunities to learn about the environment with operators who are committed to achieving best practice, using resources wisely, contributing to conserving the environment and helping local communities.
You’ll go home with
an inner vitality and a deeper connection to nature
more energy to give to your family, friends and clients
new connections and sense of eco community
snorkelling skills and appreciation of the ocean
ways to practice yoga outside in different environments
inspiration to do something for the environment