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only 45 minutes

out of town


Experienced teacher and therapists


Labour weekend 2022

Start: SATURDAY; 22nd of October , 10.00 am
End: MONDAY 24th of October 2.00 pm

Everybody welcome


pristine beaches and bushwalks at your doorstep




In the gorgeous fairytale landscape of Okuti Garden you can reset your senses, tune into your own nature and experience the detoxing and rejvenating effects of Ayurveda and Yoga.

You can start to establish your healthy routine for more resilience in your day to day life here and now! Lots of recipes, tools and techniques will be shared.

Enjoy yourself and experience the union of body, mind and soul in this sanctuary of the elements. Enveloped in birdsongs and the sent of wildflowers, it is the ideal space to breath, stretch, float away, feel alive ad celebrate the abundance around you and within.

This is a focussed time out for you to restore and recharge your batteries.

What is included:

  • three days/two nights in beautiful Okuti Garden Eco Stay. You stay in comfy beds in either a yurt, tipi or house truck.

  • Morning and afternoon Yoga Session ( four in total) Style: Holistic Flow of the Elements ( Vinyassa/Yoga Therapy)

  • daily Ayurveda cleansing routine ( morning and evening)

  • one full body Ayurvedic Massage according to your dosha

  • Ayurveda Cooking Workshop ( with subsequent joint dinner)

  • one vegetarian garden feast made from the organic produce of Okuti Garden

  • daily Meditation & Yoga Nidra.

  • Venue includes Yoga Garden Shallah, Earth Studio, Ayurveda Garden Cottage, Outdoor Pizza oven, Fireplace, culinary herbal garden and lots of birds, bees and butterflies...



single room $549 NZD

early bird ( until 31st of August ) $ 525NZD


shared room $ 499 NZD

early bird ( until 31stif August) $ 475 NZD

Comfy accomodation is in yurt/ tipi or housetruck. All in the beautiful Okuti Garden Eco Stay.

BYO Breakfast and Lunch!!

Additional ayurvedic treatments, consultation or dosha analysis can be arranged. Local and organic ayurvedic herbs and spices are available on site.


Mascha Schmitz ( Sukha Yoga Cologne ) is a graduated sports scientist, yoga teacher and ayurveda therapist. She founded Sukha Yoga - holistic flow of the elements  in 2012. Mascha teaches Yoga since 1997 and is constantly expanding and evolving while studying with international teachers.  

Christine Kieltyka, ( Fernflower Ayurveda Aotearoa ) is a sports scientist, Ayurveda therapist and Yoga teacher. Bringing harmony inside and outside our own nature is what she dedicted her life to. Christine is passionate about accompanying you on your quest to live a happy, healthy and fulfilled life.

For more information and bookings, use the contact form or email to 

A twenty percent deposit will secure your spot.

Hundred percent refund for cancellations due to covid!

Experience a unique fusion of Indias ancient wisdom and New Zealands pure spirit and beauty!