Yoga at Vanam Retreat

Presented by Botannix Yoga


we have our own fully-equipped, purpose-build Forest yoga shala


mid-week yoga retreat


Enjoy your own 3 day/2 night mountain retreat with daily yoga & meditation, hot spa, bush-walk,  swimming and plenty of time to relax and do nothing.  Vegetarian breakfast, brunch & dinner included. Fee: Triple Share with ensuite $450 per guest; Queen room with private ensuite $950 per couple or $750 single; Bunk room with shared bath $420 per guest.   

Retreat Schedule:

WED    from 3PM              Arrival & Check-in

              5-7PM                    Dinner  

             7:30-8:45PM          Relaxation  & Meditation

THUR  7-8:30AM              Tea, Coffee, Light breakfast

             9-10:15AM             Morning Yoga

            10:30-11:30AM   Cooked Brunch

            12-5PM                    Free time for activity or rest 

            5-6:15PM                 Yin yoga & Meditation

           6:30-8:30pm            Dinner

FRI     7-8:30AM                Tea, Coffee, Light breakfast

           9-10:15AM               Morning Yoga

            10:30-11:30AM       Cooked Brunch

            12noon                   Check-out


Weekly Yoga Classes

Drop-in yoga classes are currently available with Jeff in the Forest Yoga Shala at the following times: 

THURS  9-10:15AM - Gentle Hatha & Meditation

FRIDAY  9-10:15AM - Gentle Hatha & Meditation

Fee: $20/$15 concession


PRIVATE YOGA, Meditation, coaching  

1-on-1 sessions tailored to your specific needs are a great way to pamper yourself or deepen your practice.

Fee: $100/single or $120/couple.  Guest staying at Vanam Retreat receive a special rate of $60/single or $80/couple (upon availability).



For information about our yoga programs and bookings


0407 562 154  or



About Yogi Dr Jeff Miller

Dr. Jeff Miller, Studio Director, Director of yoga Teacher Training, Yoga Instructor, Councillor, Psychotherapist, Coach

BA(Hons) PhD(Psychology) E-RYT500

Jeff, is the the founder of Botannix Yoga and with Andy, the co-creator of Vanam Retreat.  He is a yoga & meditation teacher, counsellor, coach and therapist.  A highly experienced instructor with over 600 hours of formal yoga teacher training qualifications, studying with a number of renowned gurus including Donna Farhi, Jasmine Tarkeshi and Emily Stone, Alana Kaivalya, Katie Manitsas, David Life and Sharon Gannon, Jeff is a certified Lotus Flow and Jivamukti Yoga Instructor and is highly-regarded for his creative and thoughtful approach to yoga and his ability to make the ancient teachings relevant to a wide range of people living in the modern western world. A doctor of psychology with a special interest in interpersonal relationship and men's well-being, Jeff combines his in depth understanding of human nature with techniques of yoga, meditation and mindfulness, creating a practice that is personal, heartfelt, uplifting and spiritually supportive.  He is known for his focus on compassionate self-inquiry and radical self-acceptance as a path to greater health, happiness & connectedness. His teaching involves a creative and insightful journey through intelligently-sequenced postures,  uplifting music, meditation and deep relaxation.  While not in the yoga studio Jeff enjoys working on the property, bushwalking and spending quiet time with his family.