Here are the relief teachers
Fee is a compassionate, non-judgemental teacher, trained in yoga psychology, she teaches mental health aware classes. She uses the ancient wisdom of yoga to guide her students to a more balanced state of well-being and to help strengthen the (already existing) connection/co-relationship between the mind and body. Since 2010, she is working as a Yoga teacher and since 2015 she is also involved in the Mm..Melbourne Yoga teacher training to teach the Prenatal Unit.
500 hrs Hatha Yoga dial. VIYETT Melbourne Prenatal Yoga Cert. in Berlin Postnatal Yoga Cert. Bliss Baby Yin/Yang Yoga cert. Sarah Powers Yoga Anatomy Training with L.Kaminoff and A.Matthews Meditation/Yoga Sutra Workshops Yoga Psychology Training with Michael De Manicure and Janet Lowndes
Fee first decided to become a teacher when she experienced the immense benefits of a regular yoga practice during her first pregnancy. It prepared her for the birth of her first child in the best possible way. Even though she had been practicing for a number of Years before becoming a mum, she now wanted to share these benefits with others, especially women.
Simone began practising yoga 25 years ago. She has been teaching yoga for five years (mums & bubs for 2 years) and completed Teacher Training with Yoga Synergy (founded by Simon Borg Olivier and Bianca Machlis). Simone’s Mums&Bubs classes enhance mums connection with her physical body developing strength, relaxation and generating energy, whilst nurturing her connection with baby and her baby’s developmental processes. Simone is also a mum of quite a few kids. At least two!
Melisa came to yoga in 1998 with personal health issues which she soon was able to heal through a regular practice. That was when she decided that yoga was her calling. After completing her first Hatha Yoga Training with Gita International in 1999, many more diplomas, certificates and also children followed. She has been teaching Pre-and Postnatal yoga since 2003. Her Mums&Bubs classes focus on inviting physical strength and openness, she also incorporates baby massage and relaxation into the practice.
Elizabeth Bell has been teaching and practising yoga for over 30 years. By nature curious and playful, she values yoga for its inherent qualities of peacefulness, strength and steadiness. Her breath lead vinyasa classes flow with vigour, music and gentleness - the gifts of yoga.
Over the years she has studied yoga with cosmologists Maggie Nimmo and Eugenie Knox and in the inspired system of Vanda Scaravelli through Diane Long in Rome; she has spent time with Swami Satyananda in India and from Sivananda she received her certificate to teach. For the last 6 years has studied Patanjali’s yoga sutras with the Mohans and is currently half way through Ganesh Mohan’s Yoga Therapy course. Thankfully learning never ends!