Alexander Technique, Yoga and Vision Improvement Wangapeka, New Zealand 5 - 11 April 2017


A unique residential course teaching Alexander Technique, applied to Yoga and Natural Vision Improvement is taking place at the Wangapeka Study & Retreat Centre, near Nelson, New Zealand.

The workshop begins on Wednesday 5th April at 4 pm and ends on Tuesday 11th after lunch.


The daily program will include:

  • Group Yoga class
  • Group Alexander technique class
  • Group Vision and Alexander technique class
  • Private lessons (each participant will get a 30 minute lesson from each teacher during the retreat)


Our fees include tuition and full board. Three meals a day are provided using Wangapeka's own organic produce.


The Wangapeka Retreat is nestled in the foothills of the Southern Alps it overlooks the beautiful Wangapeka River with 140 acres of grounds. The centre has a range of accommodation options.


Single accommodation of eight units

Shared accommodation with bunk beds.

Camping on site is also available.

Getting there

The Wangapeka Retreat Centre can be accessed via either Nelson or Christchurch Airports.

Bus or shuttle transport can be organised from the airports to the centre. We will coordinate transport to allow for group rates.

From Nelson Airport to the centre is 1.5 hours.

From Christchurch Airport to the centre is 4 hours.


The fees include tuition, food and accommodation. The price varies according to the chosen accommodation option.

The fees quoted can be paid in either Australian or New Zealand dollars. If you are paying in Australian dollars credit card facilities are available. In New Zealand dollars by internet payment or cheque.

  • Hut - $1,300 (only one available)
  • Single Unit (small) - $1195
  • Double unit - $1095
  • Tent site - $795

Course teachers

  • Marjory Fern - Alexander and Bates Teacher
  • David Moore - Alexander Technique

Booking details

$300 required to secure a booking - the balance payable on March 5.

Refund will be provided for cancellations only prior to March 5.

No refunds can be given after that date. If you are traveling to the retreat we suggest that you take out travel insurance in case of any emergency which could cause you to have to cancel.

Contact details

For further information about the course please contact
Marjory Fern
Phone - (03) 5450706
email -

or in Australia
The School for F.M Alexander Studies:

Ph: +61 3 9486 5900  | email: