Upcoming Events
Your Stay @ Mana
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WE HOLD group retreats, workshops, professional development trainings…


FOR PEOPLE to experience body-mind education, creative expression, spiritual exploration & renewal.


A SUPPORTIVE SPACE of beauty, inspiration and simplicity.


The Mana Retreat Centre is a sanctuary nestled in the bush-covered hills of the Coromandel Ranges.
It is a registered charitable trust, established in 1988 for the exploration and awakening of consciousness, the unfolding of our creative and healing potential and the realisation of our essential unity.


This overview is subject to change, please refer to our full Events Schedule for current information & to book.


Current News

How to Make a Replenishing Bath Tonic

For those of us fortunate enough to have a bath tub this is the season to be making the most of it. We suggest treating yourself with a few extra ingredients to make your next soak as good as a replenishing spa treatment. […]

Healing Herbs for Skin

We feel totally blessed by the abundance of delicious goodness that comes from the Mana garden. Amidst the home grown organic veges there are a bevy of super power healing herbs that bring vibrance, colour and delightful aromas. With preparations underway for a new range of Mana Wellness products we wanted to share some of our favourite skin care herbs with you. […]

Here and Now

Kanya Stewart has been teaching yoga, with a spiritual perspective, for thirty-three years, and has been a practitioner of Insight Meditation since her first ten day silent retreat in 1984.  With the encouragement of her teacher, Sharda Rogell, she has been teaching meditation courses for the past eight years, with emphasis on the importance of embodiment and loving-kindness. Kanya has generously gifted us this short guided meditation (a snip-it from her 1 hour meditation CD) as way to gently call ourselves back to the present moment. […]