Frequently Asked Questions
WHAT IS THE YOGA CUCINA ADVENTURE?
Yoga Cucina is an epic 3 day adventure that pairs delectable yoga with sexy Italian food. Your hosts for the long weekend are Claire Blackwood, Aly Clarke and Rebecca Lockyer, with chefs Marco Gobbo and Luca Faccin cooking up a storm.
Who is it for?
Guys, girls, gurus and gourmands. If you're hungry and you like to move we want you there. Extra points for dart throwing, bbq-cooking and wine appreciation.
WHEN IS THE SEPTEMBER ADVENTURE?
Check in from 6pm and slide into your fancy pants for a pre-feast spritz by the fire at 6pm Friday, September 29, 2017. Check out after breakfast at 10am Monday, October 1, 2017.
WHEN IS THE OCTOBER ADVENTURE?
Check in from 6pm and slide into your fancy pants for a pre-feast spritz by the fire at 6pm Friday, October 27, 2017. Check out after breakfast at 10am Monday, October 30, 2017.
WHERE IS IT AND HOW DO WE GET THERE?
The Pill Factory, 12 Anzac Parade, Bundanoon. An easy 2.5 hour drive south of Sydney, with heaps of free parking when you get here.
IS IT A RETREAT?
We think of it as a 'get outta town'. There's an excellent crew, heaps of food and wine, and all the details are organised. Want quiet time? There's plenty of space to chill.
DO I NEED TO BE GOOD AT YOGA?
No, the adventure is open to all. Bring a yoga mat and comfy clothes, come willing and ready to play, and if you want to sit some out you can.
I'M TRAVELLING SOLO. COOL?
Absolutely. We're a friendly bunch and have sleeping options to suit solo travellers. We can also pair you up with an excellent roomie/s.
CAN I BRING MY MATE/PARTNER/BESTIE?
Yes. We have sleeping options to suit mates, partners, friends and group of friends. Let us know who you're travelling with and we'll find the perfect room for you. No pets or children, soz.
WHAT IF I HAVE FOOD ISSUES/requirEments?
Marco and Luca have created an incredible menu, informed by their Italian heritage and training. While we can't go full vegan, if you're pregnant, vegetarian, have a nut or dairy allergy let us know. We'll make it damn fine.
WHAT IF I DON'T DRINK?
Totally fine. The package is all inclusive and carefully selected wine will be available for responsible enjoyment.
WHAT DOES MY PACKAGE INCLUDE?
All food, wine, yoga, accommodation and activities on the adventure.
HOW DO I PAY?
Pay your non-refundable $250 deposit online here. We'll be in touch with bank details so you can transfer the balance before August 25, 2017.
I'VE BOOKED BUT I CANT MAKE IT. UM?
Your $250 deposit is non-refundable but you're welcome to roll your payment to a future event or transfer your place to a friend. Let us know before August 25, 2017.
WHAT CLOTHES SHOULD I BRING?
- Something fancy to wear to the first night feast
- Stretchy clothes for yoga
- Boardies/Swimmers and sneakers for the waterfall hike
- Warm/cool comfortable clothes to hang out in
- A respectable outfit that covers you from neck to elbows and below the knee for the monastery
A yoga mat, bath and beach towel, toiletries. Earplugs if you're a sensitive sleeper. Maybe a book. A phone charger. Lucky pool cue.