Yoga Workshops and Retreats

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japan yoga trip 2022

Japan Yoga Trip
with Peter Masters
8 days - 7 nights
postponed until 2022

Experience a wonderful week of Japanese yoga, culture and sightseeing in amazing Tokyo!

• Unique Okido Yoga at the Family Yoga School with Saburo & Hisae Ishii Sensei’s and their teachers
• Special cultural events and sightseeing
• Twin share accommodation in a traditional Ryokan
• Invite your partner, family or friend for a shared experience
• Enjoy the Japanese Springtime

For a full itinerary and bookings:
Peter - 0418 139 232 -


Past yoga events

yoga workshop sydney 2020

Summer Fire Element Workshop - Balance Yoga Sydney
with Peter Masters
Sunday 29 November, 1-4pm Glebe

Summer’s a great time to celebrate life, reigniting creativity and playfulness. The workshop will focus on cultivating core strength, enhancing circulation and digestion. Feel vital and grounded with a clear, calm mind.

Harmonious Fire Element qualities include relationship, expression, enthusiasm and joy. Connect and get the new season off to an inspiring start!

- Japanese Meridian Yoga for the Heart and Small Intestine channels
- Healing Qigong
- Guided Visualisation
- Practical Lifestyle tips & info

Cost: $65 all welcome

Glebe Workshop
Sunday 29 November 2020, 1-4pm
Balance Yoga Sydney
181a Glebe Point Rd, cnr St Johns Rd (upstairs the old Post Office building)

For bookings and info:
Peter - 0418 139 232 -


yogawalk nsw 2020

Sat 26 Sept 2020 8am-2pm
Wattamolla, Dharawal Country
Royal National Park, NSW

Be in beautiful nature with good company, food and activities. This is the first of hopefully regular monthly YogaWalks Peter will be leading near Sydney and includes:

- A delightful 10 kilometre circuit walk among the stunning beauty of the coastal landscape of Wattamolla in the spectacular Royal National Park, just south of Sydney (approx. 1 hour by car from Sydney Town Hall). The Royal National Park is situated on Dharawal country and Wattamolla is known as ‘Place of Running Water’ in the local dialect.

- Special yoga, awareness and self-healing activities along the way.

- Enjoy the native trees, flowers and birds.

- Optional beach or waterfall swimming.

- Healthy lunch and snacks provided.

- Maximum 15 people, only $65. Book soon to confirm your place.

- Meet at the information sign at the carpark at Wattamolla Beach at 8am.

What to bring: day pack, comfortable walking shoes, sunhat, sunscreen, full water bottle, swimming costume, small towel or sarong.



hogushi massage workshop

Stretching & Hogushi Massage Workshop - BRISBANE
with Peter Masters
Sunday 16 September 2018

Experience this practical and effective approach to body-mind care.

  • How to release your body and improve overall health and wellbeing
  • Learn to apply Hogushi Self Massage to the Hips, Legs, Groin, Side of the Torso, Abdomen, Lower Back, Shoulder Blades, Neck and Back of the Head, Shoulders and Arms
  • Hogushi Self Massage can be used in yoga, sport, massage, rehab, aged care and daily life.

    A copy of the Japanese yoga book, ‘Stretching and Hogushi Massage’, by Saburo Ishii is included in the tuition price.

    Ideal for yoga students, teachers, bodyworkers and practitioners. No experience necessary, all welcome.

    DATE: 16 September 1-4pm

    PRICE: $85 ($50 deposit to confirm a place)

    VENUE: Haiku Arts & Yoga Studio
    71 Russell St, West End



    Japanese Yoga Teachers Retreat
    with Peter Masters and Helen Christie
    Blue Mountains, NSW   6-9 September 2019
    Residential retreat

    ·         Advanced Zen Yoga training
    ·         Healing wholefood meals with chef Lars Skalman and Cate Peterson
    ·         Morning chanting, walk-run & swim
    ·         Evening compresses & shiatsu
    ·         Beautiful bush location
    ·         Supportive peer community
    ·         Valid for 200 to 350hr YTT & CPDE points

    The retreat is an opportunity to enhance awareness & sensitivity and strengthen the life force. Expand your yoga practice and community while retreating for self-care and wellbeing.