The Butterfly House offers a lush indoor subtropical rainforest in which visitors can walk amongst hundreds of live Australian butterflies. It's a bit of magic to observe the natural behaviors of these incredible creatures—seeing them fly, sip nectar, court, and show off their brilliant wings had us mesmerized for hours.Read More
The wilderness enhances our senses. If we allow ourselves the space to feel it then the connection clicks in – to the earth and the sacred symphony of the forest, a rush of water and wind, the warmth of a fire burning dim in the hearth.Read More
Herbal teas in general are a wonderful alternative to caffeine & offer their own unique gifts to us such as providing us with antioxidants - lowering our rates of cancer, and gently soothing stress while enlivening our spirits. Experiment with blends that are individual to you. Feel inspired to grow and gift these herbs & teas to yourself and your loved ones, enjoy the brew.Read More
Meet James Mckenzie, the patriarch of one of the pioneering families that settled in the Tweed Valley in the late 1800's. For over 6 generations, the Mckenzies have owned and managed over 500 acres of mountain covered in subtropical rainforest & eucalyptus nestled in the immense caldera of an extinct shield volcano - the largest in the Southern Hemisphere.
Introducing the concept of seva into our daily lives. It is a selfless service in which we do the work that needs to be done, regardless of whether or not it is something we would want or like to be doing. Through performing our devotional service with a true & humble heart, we begin our path towards living in yoga - in union. Experiencing the oneness within everything through the practice of love & devotion.Read More
There was this wonderful feeling of returning home once we hit the expansive coniferous forests of Southern Australia. This territory was so different from anything else we had experienced in this country. The landscape was made up of lush green rolling hills littered with sheep & the air was crisp and invigorating after a long journey.Read More