7 Days Detox Half Fasting Retreat: March 25 – 31, 2017 

One week retreat with senior teachers of the macrobiotics from Japan.
This will be the last half fasting retreat in Australia.


Under the guidance of Macrobiotic teacher, Chuya Hashimoto, this half-fasting retreat offers you the chance to rediscover your spark and re-energise yourself in body, mind and spirit. Combining diet, yoga, barefoot shiatsu, guided relaxation, meditation, bush walking, teachings of macrobiotic kitchen rules, lectures and group sessions this special retreat is the perfect way to bring back the feeling of health, happiness and clarity.

Cost: $1,500 (10% discount for previous participants)

Location: Karuna Centre, Saywell Rd (off Explorers Tree Road) Katoomba NSW Blue Mountains 2780 *please ensure not to contact the venue as they cannot assist you with any queries or bookings.

Registration:  [to register your place, go to our “Registration” page]

outdoor programme

Imagine yourself unwinding whilst surrounded by the calm wilderness of Australian bush. Each day will include meditation, yoga, group exercise, bush walks, barefoot shiatsu and guided relaxation. We will have a simple diet of drinks, soup and an evening meal. There will also be ample time each afternoon where you can relax by the ocean or enjoy your surroundings.

Led by our experienced and caring teachers from Japan, you can be assured of a rich, varied and holistic experience of yoga, macrobiotics, detox and wellness.

Half-fasting seminar with Chiaki & Chuya Hashimoto:hf2013_small

  • Energise your body
  • Boost your immune system
  • Recover from illness
  • Weight regulation
  • Bring clarity to your life
  • Special workshops for all age groups
  • Detoxifying your body
  • Improve your judgement, decisiveness and concentration

The Venue
Schedule & Activities