THE CREATIVITY RETREAT
26 - 29 SEPTEMBER 2019
4-day intensive creativity & walking retreat in Margaret River with specialist practitioner Dr Erika Jacobson.
Our signature retreat is a fun, fearless & focused examination of your self-expression & creativity. Are you committed to establishing & sustaining a creative practice? Do you want to explore what is getting in your way? Are you ready to identify & rehearse ways to richer more self-expressive life?
This 4-day retreat in stunning Margaret River is a truly delightful & powerful opportunity to immerse yourself in nature, disrupt routine thinking and find out just how creative you really are.
You will identify obstacles & paralysing mindsets that are keeping you from being creative;
You will explore and rehearse ways to overcome these creative blocks;
You will establish a regular and sustainable creative 'habit';
You will reconnect & be inspired by nature in one of Australia's most beautiful coastal walks.
You will spend joyful, quality time & create longterm friendships with like-minded individuals;
You will play, write, paint, sing, dance and ... walk;
You will stay in deluxe accommodation;
You will be nourished with healthy & nutritious meals and snacks
You will leave the retreat feeling POWERFUL & PURPOSEFUL about the role of creativity in your life!
26-29 September 2019
Margaret River, Western Australia
4 days of focused creative exploration through theatre, visualisations, writing, storytelling, movement & play with Dr. Erika Jacobson - you will take home a four-week plan of action so that you can sustain your motivation and direction after the retreat
3 nights in truly deluxe accommodation no matter what room-type you are in. From the wall to wall windows that let you feel completely immersed in nature, to the modern bathrooms & furnishings, the spaciousness and the light, this home will support and nurture your process;
Exquisite & nutritious vegetarian meals and snacks for the duration of the retreat - catered locally, our food is abundant and life-affirming
3 guided walks (5 - 12 km) on the stunning Cape to Cape coastal track and forest settings - feel truly immersed in nature during these spectacular walks
3 hour painting workshop in the bush with local wildflower artist Megan Hodgson;
Sound and rhythm session with local musician.
While there are many possible therapeutic outcomes to this embodied and aesthetic work, our main intention is to access learning that assists all participants in reconnecting & reigniting their creativity, whatever that may look like. Whether it be expanding your dessert making skills, creating an online business or finally putting some colour on those blank canvases or words on those blank pages.
The workshop process is playful, fun and goes as deep as you want to take it - whether you share your heart out or listen with an open mind, you will take something home that you can put into action.
The accommodation for this retreat is very special. Nestled between a vineyard and pristine bush, the architecturally designed home has nurtured and held our previous retreats spaciously and warmly. There are different rooms available to suit your budget. The 4-bed dorm style has its own shared bathroom and lounge area, the 2 twin-share rooms and 1 double room share the other bathroom, and one deluxe double room has its own ensuite. All the rooms offer great views of the surrounding natural environment and will delight you no matter where you sleep.