It’s not too late to book a retreat for April

There are a few public holidays coming but in April, the perfect time to take a break and book a retreat. Now that the borders are open within it Australia, it might be the right time to join up the public holidays, visit a new area, and spend a little time at a retreat as well.

We’ve listed a few below with health and creativity being the main focus…


Women-only Photography Escape Retreats for April-May 2022 - Retreat Me Happy

Thursday, 21 – Monday 25 April – Flinders Island, Tasmania

Coreena from Shutterbug Walkabouts runs this small retreat specifically for women. It’ll help you take the time to enjoy nature and improve your photography. Flinders Island is spectacularly wild, rugged and exquisitely pristine. You’ll find photo opportunities from morning to night. Wombats and wallabies emerge in the evening, and birds flit about in the morning light. You’ll get comprehensive photography guidance and everything will be taken care of.

Learn more here.


Mindfulness  Meditation  RetreatRetreats for April-May - Retreat Me Happy

Friday, 22 – Thursday 28 April – Brukung, South Australia

A 7-day meditation retreat to bring some simplicity and clarity into your life.

You’ll have the opportunity to immerse yourself in the practices of mindfulness, developing your skills and deepening your experiences. No experience is necessary as the teachers at Life Flow will guide you and look after you. Everything will be taken care off and you’ll feel completely supported.

Learn more here.


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

Various dates – Otford, New South Wales

These retreats run all year round, every day of the week. Your stay will include access to our daily program of 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 session at our Healing Centre, and explore the Royal National Park and surrounding beaches.

Learn more here.


Esperance Yoga RetreatRetreats for April-May 2022 - Retreat Me Happy

Friday, 22 – Monday 25 April – Esperance, Western Australia

Esperance is an idyllic setting for any wellness retreat, with its long stretches of white sandy beaches and turquoise water. Nadia from Yoga Tribe and her team will focus on meeting you where you are, so it doesn’t matter if you’re a total beginner or have been practising meditation for a while. They will help you Connect, Flow and Thrive and you’ll leave with lifelong tools for the future.

Learn more here.


Create+Meditate RetreatRetreats for April-May 2022 - Retreat Me Happy

Friday, 29 April – Sunday 1 May, also Friday 27 – Sunday 29 May – Lysterfield, Victoria

Sharon from Artfulness Retreats runs this small-group weekend retreat. They believe there is an artist within all of us, we just need permission to find them. There will be four art workshops, covering the child within, the Chakra colours, mixed media memories and words of wisdom. The four meditations sessions will cover Chakra balancing, mindful meditation, open creative juices and sound healing. A Shiatsu massage is also included, and full catering.

Learn more here.


Moment to Moment Meditation Retreat Retreats for April-May 2022 - Retreat Me Happy

Friday, 20 – Sunday 22 May – Brukung, South Australia

Discover the beauty of life and a new way of experiencing the world. On this retreat you’ll delve into the wisdom of mindfulness: a powerful meditation practice, helping to bring you back to the present moment. Instead of incessantly striving for ideal situations, you can learn to dig deeper into your experiences, uncovering the joy inherent in just being. There’ll be 4-5 guided sessions pr day, including meditation, deep relaxation and gentle yoga.

Learn more here.


Hepburn Springs Yoga Retreat Retreats for April-May 2022 - Retreat Me Happy

Friday, 20 May – Sunday 22 May – Hepburn Springs, Victoria

Our special 3-Day Yoga Retreat at Hepburn Springs will allow you to move at your own pace, to relax and unwind, and dip your toes into the simplicity of a yogic lifestyle. Take time off for personal reflection or be inspired by interaction with like-minded people. Find your own rhythm with options to join in on yoga classes, relaxation practice, meditation sessions and chanting. You can immerse yourself in bush hikes or open country walks with spectacular views, writing, or reading.

Learn more here.


Empire Retreat Retreats for April-May 2022 - Retreat Me Happy

Sunday, 22 – Friday 27 May – Split, Croatia

Here’s your chance to stay in the former palace of a Roman emperor in Split, Croatia. The EMPIRE retreat is a five-day immersive experience. You’ll tap into the deep-rooted expansive energy of your surrounds, while learning how to scale and expand the impact and income of your small business.

Learn more here.


Retreats 2022 - Retreat Me HappyYou might also like to look at our latest blog – Our Recommendation for Retreats in 2022

We have a record number of retreats listed in Australia and are sure this number will continue to grow.

As expected there are a lot of wellness retreats, particularly for women, but there are also retreats around careers, photography and various other interests… read more


We do of course have more retreats listed, so stay tuned and don’t forget to check the website every now and then – Retreat Me Happy.

Wishing you all the best in health & wellbeing!



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.