Women's Weekend with Wild Stillness Retreats

23 - 26 June 2022


Mahamudra is pleased to be hosting another retreat with Wild Stillness Retreats.

Winter Soul Soothe Retreat offers 3 days of nourishing self-care, of self-empowerment and connection with 11 other like-minded women.
A chance to pause and breathe.

Feel supported in every way through immune-boosting hatha flow yoga, yin yoga and pranayama practices, organic food to nourish your body and feminine rituals to nourish your soul.

Find embodiment through dance and a greater understanding of meditation and intention-setting practices you can take home. Gain tools to fuel your being with our scrumptious plant-based cooking workshop and discover just how much self-care can be found in creation.

Leave this Matariki weekend with a sense of belonging to yourself as you embrace the comfort of living in your own skin, of heart-warming connection and clarity of perspective. We can't wait to hold this space for you to pause, belong and be.

Retreat with us at the peaceful Mahamudra Centre in the beautiful Northern Coromandel and rejuvenate your being. 


The retreat will start at 5pm on the Thursday evening and finish with a closing circle at 3pm on the Sunday.


The 3-day Luscious Retreat Programme includes:


  • Daily yoga

  • Meditation

  • Open Dance

  • Organic Food

  • Free Time

  • Nature

  • Yoga Nidra

  • Essential Oils

  • Massage (additional)

Investment for this experience is starting from $614. 

ALL inclusive for the entire retreat including accommodation, all meals and retreat offerings.

For Enquiries and Booking please email

Spaces are strictly limited to create a uniquely intimate and personalised small-group experience.

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This retreat is open to women* 15 years and older. No previous experience of yoga or meditation necessary.

*All indviduals identifying as female and/or non-binary welcomed.


 About Wild Stillness Retreats


Vanessa Edelsten

Vanessa is gracious and full of life’s sparkle. She has an innate ability to intuit what others need and to give comfort and relief that empowers. She has practiced yoga for 17 years and teaching for 10 years, having completed her 500-hour yoga teacher training with Ashram Yoga. Her classes are crafted to flow in the rhythms of nature and delivered with honesty, warmth and humour.

Vanessa puts her students at the heart of every class, tuning into the group and creating a safe space for all to deeply connect, ground and open. Vanessa teaches yoga, meditation, yoga nidra, pranayama (breath techniques) and intuitive journaling practices on our retreats. She is a trained ecologist, passionate mother of two boys and a lifelong learner of all things yoga.

Beth Pearsell

The moment you meet Beth, you sense her genuine, joyful nature and feel instantly at ease. Her warmth with people and ability to create connection mean she is a natural born facilitator. She expertly cultivates the space for women to feel connected and empowered. Empowered to tune into their inner nature and find connection both within, and with other women, in a manner that is so completely comfortable.

Beth brings multiple talents to our retreats, with her passion for the natural world, music, creativity and cooking. Along with being a trained ecologist, Beth is a DJ, group facilitator and the head cook for our retreats.


Together, Vanessa and Beth create and hold space to deeply connect with self, each other and the natural world. With a shared passion for the environment, personal practice and sisterhood, the resulting collaboration is one of honesty and joy. Allow yourself to feel fully supported in the presence of these soul-sisters. They are here to facilitate the time, freedom and experiences to let you simply be.