Are you a last minute person still looking for retreats for April 2021?

Or maybe you’re thinking of taking some time off between Easter and ANZAC Day?

No matter, I have fourteen retreats listed below, all available for April 2021.

You can find plenty of ways to relax from spa treatments to health, rejuvenation, yoga, meditation, connection, communication or you can get your hands dirty with permaculture gardening if that’s your thing.

There are a fair few for women, and as usual, spectacular natural settings and great, healthy food are included.

It’s not too late, have a look and let me know what you think…


Ayurveda Village – 3 Day Rejuvenation RetreatRejuvenation Retreat South Australia - Retreat Me Happy

Friday 9 – Monday 12 April – Verdun, South Australia

If you’re feeling exhausted or suffer from dull aches and pains in your body, then rejuvenation may be the answer.

Rejuvenation also helps with anxiety, stress, lethargy, low appetite or poor digestion.

Ayurveda is a life science which works on the preventive aspect of health. There are various aspects to it and rejuvenation is one of these. It helps bring back lost strength, vitality and vigour and so improves overall wellbeing. This will help to minimise the chance of disease in the future.

Ayurveda Village introduces its Rejuvenation Packages to help you experience rejuvenation in its true sense.

Learn more here.


Whispers of the Wild – a retreat weekend for WomenWomen's Retreat - Retreat Me Happy

Friday 16 – Sunday 18 April – Apollo Bay, Victoria

A special weekend for women to reconnect with their bodies, minds and souls.

We will explore a variety of connection points to help you restore your inner fire. We’ll cover mindfulness and breath, kettlebell skills, self-defence and empowerment, yoga, journaling, storytelling, cold water therapy, movement and embodiment work.

This weekend is set in the spectacular environment of Apollo Bay. It’s all inclusive – accommodation, nourishing food by our private chef, and the support of an amazing team of practitioners.

Find out more here.


Empowering Couples 1-Day RetreatCouples Retreats - Australia - Retreat Me Happy

Saturday 10 April – Monkerai, New South Wales

If, as a couple, you’re struggling with motional triggers and reactions, join us on this journey of self-discover and connection.

You’ll receive individual and group experiences and learning, as well as practices and principles for developing your inner being.

The focus will be on reconnecting in relationship through understanding each others needs and boundaries and how to communicate clearly what you need to feel loved and safe in relationship.

Throughout this retreat you will learn practical tools that you can use every day to create peace and harmony within and without. You will learn about the importance of emotional wellbeing to maintain inner peace and techniques to easily calm your busy mind.  Mindfulness and Meditation techniques that can be practiced every day.

This is a time to nurture yourself and restore a sense of balance and overall well-being to your relationship.

Learn more here.


Griffin Hill Weekend Yoga RetreatRetreat Victoria - Yoga

Friday 16 – Sunday 18 April – Dunkeld, Victoria

Yoga for all ages and levels, this three-day weekend retreat gets your yoga practice going under the guidance of one of Australia’s most skilled Iyengar teachers, Frank Jesse.

You’ll also have time to explore the Grampians, rest, read or enjoy great company. Book a massage. Soak up stunning views from our peaceful, architect-designed accommodation.

You’ll leave feeling refreshed, relaxed and invigorated.

Find out more here.


Home Grown: An Introduction to Permaculture WeekendRetreat Me Happy - an introduction to permaculture

Friday 16 – Sunday 18 April 2021 – Southern Highlands, New South Wales

An Introduction to Permaculture – explore a more sustainable and regenerative way of life.

This retreat is for those that want a taste of permaculture through hands-on learning in the garden, learning the skills they need to easily begin growing your own edible garden at home.

Set in the beautiful Southern Highlands, guests will be part of a small group, with their hands in the dirt during the day, whilst enjoying luxury accommodation and food direct from the garden prepared by Springfield’s incredible Chef, Eilish.

Attendees will benefit from Farmer Pete’s 30 years’ experience as both an inspirational leader and a passionate hobby farmer. Home Grown is co-facilitated by the extraordinary Moss Vale Community Garden Guru, Jill Cockram.

Find out more here.

Empowering Women 1-Day RetreatEmpowering Women Retreat Australia - Retreat Me Happy

Saturday 17 April – Monkerai, New South Wales

Join us on this journey of self-discover and connection.

They’ll be individual and group experiences and learning. We’ll share tools, practices and principles for developing your inner being.

Nestled amongst acres of secluded bushland and gardens in the foothills of Barrington Tops at Riverwood Downs, NSW (just an hour from Newcastle Airport), you will be able to focus completely on health, healing and relaxation.  This retreat will give you time to rest, restore your energies, and find that all-elusive inner-calm.

You’ll learn practical tools that you can use every day to create peace and harmony within and without. You will learn about the importance of emotional wellbeing to maintain inner peace and techniques to easily calm your busy mind, with Mindfulness and Meditation techniques that can be practiced every day.

This is a time to nurture yourself and restore a sense of balance and overall well-being.

Fine out more here.


Love, Connect & Communicate with Yourself & AnimalsNew Retreat Western Australia - Retreat Me Happy

Sunday 18 – Saturday 24 April – Nannup, Western Australia

Our retreat will bring you into deep connection with yourself. This allows the deep love within you to open up your gift of understanding animals.

This retreat is open to everyone. You will each go on your own unique journey at an individual pace. My goal is to guide you to live your life out of your gifts and inner wisdom. I believe that we are all born with the gift to talk with animals and understand them.

Situated in Nannup in the South West of Western Australia you will immerse yourself in nature and connect with the peace within you, get pampered and feel great in your body. You will better understand animals and gain a lot of wisdom to take home.

Learn more here.


Dreaming with AwarenessRetreats for April 2021 - Dreaming with Awareness Retreat

– exploring your inner world through the practice of lucid dreaming

Friday 23 – Monday 26 April – Adelaide Hills, South Australia

Whether you are new to this topic or have an established practice already, this retreat offers an opportunity to immerse yourself in self-discovery over three days and nights in a beautiful retreat setting conducive to the dreaming mind at night.

It will beyond dream interpretation and delve into the practice of lucid dreaming (and dream yoga), what it is and how this can be utilised to gain a deeper understanding of yourself, your mind, consciousness and the potential for psychological and spiritual growth.

You will discover the basics of lucid dreaming, as well as some of the day time and night time techniques that can help increase the chances of you having a lucid dream, and what to do once you are lucid.

You’ll also learn how these experiences can complement meditative practices of the day, and how each can enhance the other to help build a mindset of living lucidly.

Find out more here


Power and Peace RetreatWomen's Retreat - Sunshine Coast Australia - Retreat Me Happy

Friday 23 – Monday 26 April – Buderim, Queensland

This life-transformation program is for women who’d like to live a purposeful life, in alignment with their own truth, and with an open-heart.

You will be nurtured and supported for 3-nights/4-days, learning how to acknowledge current and past stress and buried/stuck emotions; reignite your own personal power; and renew a positive connection with your body, mind and spirit.

You’ll be nurtured and supported and will connect with other women who are looking for a more present and conscious way forward too.

Find out more here.


Four Night Women’s Retreat – WanakaWomen's Retreat NZ - Retreat Me Happy

Wednesday 28 April – Sunday 2nd May – Wanaka, New Zealand

If you can manage to make it to New Zealand, this is a great opportunity take time out for yourself and invest in your health, vitality, and overall wellness.

This four-night, five-day retreat for women, is set in Wanaka with stunning views of Mt Aspiring National Park.

Delicious vegetarian meals are included, as well as yoga, guided relaxation sessions, naturpathic workshops, Pranayama and meditations sessions and more.

They’ll be lots of giggles and fund and an option hike and outing.

Find out more here.


Yoga, Wine & Wilderness Retreat Yoga Wine and Wilderness Retreat - Retreat Me Happy

Friday, 30th April to Tuesday, 4th May, Hobart & Coles Bay Tasmania

The perfect retreat for adventure, fun and a little indulgence. There’s yoga, meditation, breathwork, an opportunity to hike, kayak or go on a boat cruise, markets, food and culture, and wine tasting of course.

Looks like just the right balance to us. And there’s another planned for August if you can’t make this one.

Find out more here


Shalem Health RetreatHealth Retreat Australia - Retreat Me Happy

Various dates – Upper Warren, Western Australia

This holistic wellness centre offers various approaches to natural relief and healing. They serve a vegetarian (vegan diet) and raw plant-based food. There are interactive workshops, cooking classes, and health lectures and the option for hydrotherapy, steam baths, relaxation and therapeutic massage, or other indulging spa experience.

It’s located in the beautiful South West forests of Western Australia and whatever your health goals are, you are sure to find something with your name on it.

Find out more here.


Spa Relaxation Retreat – Natures ParadiseSpa Relaxation Retreat Western Australia - Retreat Me Happy

Various dates – Mundaring, Western Australia

Immerse yourself in the heart of nature with the sweet sounds of running water from our ponds, the visual tranquillity of our gardens, ponds, wildlife and forest.

The setting, the pampering and the sensational healthy meals and drinks at this glorious relaxing spa retreat will help your psychological wellbeing, reduce stress, enhance cognitive performance, and a significantly increase the number and activity of natural killer cells, one of the ways your body fights off cancer.

Learn more here.


Heart & Soul Yoga RetreatsHeart & Soul Yoga Retreat - Feel Better Box

Various dates – Otford, NSW

Our retreats run all year round, every day of the week. You stay will include access to our daily program of three three delicious vegan meals, two yoga classes, a workshop, and an evening sangha. Between these activities you will also have plenty of downtime to rest and relax, book in for a therapy at our Healing Centre, and explore the Royal National Park and surrounding beaches.

Learn more here.


Retreat Recommendations 2021 - Retreat Me Happy

You might also like to look at our latest blog – Our Recommendation for Retreats in 2021

We’re a little late with our retreat recommendations for 2021, because honestly, back in January, we really weren’t sure how this year was going to pan out.

It looks exciting! People are starting to feel confident again and are both listing and booking retreats. If this is something you’ve been putting off, now’s the time to make that positive change in your life… read more


I’m thrilled with the number of retreats that are listing, and expect a lot more once borders start to open up.

So stay tuned and don’t forget to check the website every now and then – Retreat Me Happy.

Hoping I can help you find the perfect getaway!



The Retreat Lady
Author: The Retreat Lady

Sarah Willmott, founder of Retreat Me Happy is passionate about making Retreats accessible to everyone. She specialises in helping Retreats reach a wider audience by creating this online platform. By day Sarah sends care packages to help people feel better (she owns Feel Better Box) and by night she builds this website to help you find your perfect retreat.