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EVENT: Desert Retreat

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Looking for something different to do in the mid-year break? UWA's Anglican Chaplaincy is offering a five day retreat for students at Koora Desert Retreat, at the edge of the Boorabbin National Park, about 470km East of Perth. There is comfortable but basic accommodation and a relaxed opportunity for gentle walks and time alone. This is a remote location with no access to shops. It will suit people looking for a quiet experience in the company of others.

Native wildlife; sit around the camp fire; brilliant night skies. May be of particular interest to overseas students. Numbers are limited. Cost is $370 all inclusive.

This is not a 'religious' event but has an implicit 'contemplative' spirituality of attentiveness to silence and landscape.

Contact Michael Wood for more information and registration details.

Testimonials from previous participants:

The retreat was one of the best experiences of my life! Nature, sightseeing, great food and great hospitality! Great opportunity to re-prioritise your goals and see what’s important in life”. (Athanassia)

“A place to get away from all the hassles in life and relax. Brilliant hospitality, delicious food and great fun” (Seth)

"I really enjoyed the retreat, it was an amazing experience to go out into the desert and live a simpler life for 5 days with the beauty of the desert and incredible biodiversity. Michael, Anna and Pete are great leaders and made us feel welcome." (Christopher)
Location Koora Retreat
Contact Michael Wood <[email protected]> : 6488 4762
URL https://www.kooraretreat.com.au
Start Mon, 25 Jun 2018 08:00
End Fri, 29 Jun 2018 17:00
RSVP RSVP is required.
Submitted by Michael Wood <[email protected]>
Last Updated Mon, 07 May 2018 15:07
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