Take the ferry from Melbourne to Bellarine Peninsula and join us on a relaxing Yoga and Wine experience in this beautiful region. You’ll enjoy yoga, wine-tasting and indulge in share platters at Bellarine Estate winery. This event is an amazing day trip from Melbourne. BYO Yoga mat!
Where: Destination is Portarlington, Geelong-Bellarine
Claire March will be your co-host and yoga teacher for this event. Claire is a qualified yoga instructor and has been practising for over 12 years. Her classes are a mix of dynamic and restorative movement, and suitable for beginners and advanced practitioners.
Sabijn Linssen (Sab) is the founder of Retreat Here, and co-host for this event. She has worked in the travel and event industry for more than 15 years and is currently studying for her Yoga Teacher Training.
Claire and Sab are both advocates of a balanced lifestyle, which is why they joined forces on these Yoga and Wine events.
Our Yoga and Winery Tour starts in Melbourne Docklands, where we’ll meet and greet you at the ferry to the Bellarine Peninsula.
Upon arrival in Portarlington, a short bus ride will take us to Bellarine Estate winery, where we’ll stay for the day. Don’t forget to bring your Yoga mat.
AT THE WINERY
You will get your appetite going with a 60-min indoor Yoga class (it's winter after all), followed by a guided wine-tasting and relaxed lunch with delicious shared platters. You'll get a glass of wine on us after the tasting too!
10.15 – Arrive at Docklands ferry departure point** 10.45 – Depart Docklands on Port Phillip Ferries (ensure you arrive at least 30 min early) 12.30 – Bus transfer to Bellarine Estate 12.40 – Arrive at Bellarine Estate 13.00 – Yoga Class 14.15 – Guided Wine Tasting 14.45 – Share platters and wine served in cellar door 16.00 – Depart Bellarine Estate to Ferry 16.15 – Drop Off at Portarlington Ferry 16.30 – Ferry departs to Docklands 17.45 – Arrival Docklands
** Changes to schedules and times by Port Phillip Ferries are outside of our control
The fruits of your labour
• Meet and Greet at the ferry departure point • Return ferry from Docklands to Portarlington • Return bus from Portarlington to Bellarine Estate • 60 Min Yoga Class • Guided wine tasting at Bellarine Estate • Shared selection of charcuterie from the Bouchon at Bellarine kitchen • Shared selection of cheeses • Glass of Bellarine Estate wine of choice
The kit required
Wear your Yoga gear upon departure so you don't have to get changed when you get there.
Bring a warm jumper for after the class, and don't forget your Yoga mat!