If you can’t go into long-term deep retreat, travel is the next best thing...
— Namgyal Rinpoche

An Autumn Pilgrimage Retreat in Japan, November 2019


For preliminary details email

Full details available from Sara in July.


2017 retreats: Sara is taking 4 retreats next year - 2 in Mundaring (April and June) and 2 in France (September and October). Details are now available and bookings for all retreats have begun. For details contact Sara Elderfield: or 0415 363 313.

For Mundaring in June 2017, there are 2 places available:  Retreats in Mundaring 2017

For France 2017, there are 12 us already and 4 places available in each retreat. Email for more information or phone 0415 363 313.

  • Two Pilgrimage Adventures in France: Bordeaux – Rocamadour and Les Ezyies (Lascaux) - Chartres

  • Yoga, Feldenkrais, Meditation and Walking in South West France with Sara Elderfield and Jean-Luc Gilbert

Trip dates

  • Group 1: 3pm Saturday 23 September – 4pm Wednesday 4 October, 12 days, 11 nights

  • Group 2: 4pm - 6pm Sunday 1st October – 12pm Friday 13 October, 13 days, 12 nights

  • Total trip if doing both retreats: 21 days, 20 nights

Participants may attend one or both retreats. Outwardly, they will be very different retreats but as always, connected. Retreat 1 starts in Bordeaux. Both groups will join together for 1 night in Rocamadour and 2 nights in Les Eyzies as retreat 1 ends and retreat 2 begins. Retreat 1 ends in either St Emilion or Bordeaux. Retreat 2 ends in Chartres.