Who doesn't love a holiday? Picture yourself on a tropical getaway, surrounded by amazing hard-working women such as yourself, sipping wine and hearing from power players in your business field. Sounds pretty great, right? Well luckily for you, business retreats are a thing! And a big one at that! Tick it off your bucket list this year and visit a beautiful location, all in the name of business! We rounded up our favourite business retreats for women this year!
FOR THE PHOTOGRAPHER
1. Refocus Retreat
When: 22nd - 25th June, 2018
Where: Country Place Conference Centre, Kalorama, Victoria, Australia.
What: Refocus Retreat is the perfect getaway for women in the business of photography. With speakers such as Peninsula's own Janis House, and a whole list more of fantastic speakers, workshops focusing on specific genres, a chance to meet other like minded photographers, all set in a very picturesque location, this is the perfect photographer's retreat.
More information: refocusretreat.com.au
FOR THE BUSINESS COACH
2. Irresistible Impact Retreat
When: 7th February - 13th February 2018
Where: Gold Coast, Queensland, Australia.
What: This 7 day retreat set in (Surfer's) Paradise is sure NOT to disappoint. With an intimate group number of 10, this is a very focused and intense program designed to help you become your best business self. Perfect for coaches, speakers, and influencers, some of the things you may learn on this retreat include; how to make an effective marketing video, writing marketing blurbs and blog posts, and how to lead effectively. You will walk away with a tonne of goodies too!
More information: irresistibleimpact.com
FOR THE WORK LIFE BALANCE
3. Cut The Crap Sisters Retreat
When: 11th March - 18th March 2018
Where: Ubud, Bali
What: This 7 day overseas retreat is the perfect retreat for women wanting to find a sense of self and joy, and relax and unwind from the crazy business world around us! If your 2018 resolution was to find a better balance between work and life, this might be perfect for you! You will find an encouragement to disconnect from the outside world, regenerative treatments, yoga, meditation, group work and socialising with other women following their own journey, supporting and uplifting you too! For a complete rejuvenation retreat, this is for you!
More information: cutthecrapsisters.com
FOR THE SPORTS GIRL
4. Her Adventures
When: February 17th, 2018
Where: Hume Weir Boat Club, Bellbridge, Victoria
What: If life is a bit too crazy to commit to a whole week away, try this one day away retreat instead! With a water sports focus, you can learn water ski and wake board, paddle board or canoe, or just enjoy some yoga on the beach! Followed up with workshops with two girl bosses teaching you everything you need to know about wellness! Enjoy all snacks and food, coupled with a few wines on the beach, and you have yourself a day away you won't regret!
More information: heradventures.com.au
FOR THE LUXURY GIRL
5. Bali Lifestyle Fitness Retreats
When: July 27th - 1st August 2018
Where: Seminyak, Bali
What: This luxury yoga retreat is all about connecting to your inner self and introducing the power of self love. You will be assisted with mind and body assessments, nutritional values and beliefs, detoxes and cleanses, 1:1 wellness coaching, and mindfulness and meditation. They also run many other retreats (Including a mother and daughter retreat!) so there really is something for everyone!
More information: balilifestyleandfitnessretreats.com
FOR THE NEW YOU
6. Bali Healing & Transformation Retreat
When: June 10th - June 16th 2018
Where: Seminyak, Bali
What: If you are craving a soulful getaway to leave past problems behind and embrace a new life, this is the perfect retreat for you! Focusing on soul searching, self love and spiritual awakening, this luxurious getaway is not to be missed! Including daily teachings using EFT (Emotional Freedom Technique), daily yoga and nightly mediation, Balinese High Priestess healing experience, bike tour, spa afternoon, Balinese Jammu workshop, custom workbook and manual for your stay, and of course all the delicious Balinese food you can eat! A truly spectacular getaway for people needing to find healing.
More information: kathrynottobrino.clickfunnels.com
FOR THE HEALTH GETAWAY
7. Bargrara Beach Women's Goddess Retreat
When: 30th May - 3rd June 2018
Where: Bargara Beach, Queensland
What: The complete health getaway is here! This Queensland retreat is a totally positive health powered getaway, promising a healthier you, in every sense of the word, by the end of the 5 day retreat. Whether your goals are physical or mental health based, this retreat will cover it. With various Naturopathic remedies and healing approaches (such as a magnesium pool!), healthy food, meditation and yoga, stand up paddle boarding, and a whole host of detoxing strategies, this is perfect for women who's top focus this year is health!
More information: healthandhealing.net.au
FOR THE WELLNESS GETAWAY
8. Bare Soul Retreats
When: 13th - 18th February 2018
Where: Private Island off Espiritu Santo, Vanuatu
What: Run by a psychologist, Bare Soul Retreats is a relaxation holiday for women who want to focus on wellness! In one of the most beautiful settings in the world, this retreat will have you sipping cocktails on the beach, give you a brand new eye mask and relaxation kit, daily yoga and meditation, kayak tours and nature treks, massages and follow up coaching for wellness after you've headed home. The ultimate wellness retreat awaits!
More information: baresoul.com.au
So what are you waiting for? With something for everyone, business retreats are something you DO NOT want to miss out on! Don't get a case of FOMO, learn something new, connect with amazing women and be in a beautiful place. Start your 2018 right.