FAQs


How do I get there?

The getaways are held at Avrajita on the outskirts of the Kangaroo Valley township, approximately two hours drive from Canberra and Sydney. ‘Avrajita’ is a Sanskrit word meaning ‘come near, come home’. Visit www.avrajita.com.au.

The address is 145 Jacks Corner Road Kangaroo Valley. To drive from Canberra:

  • Take the Federal Highway north.
  • Exit on the Illawarra Hwy, turning right towards Moss Vale
  • Stay on Illawarra Hwy, past the Moss Vale township
  • Continue as it becomes Argyle St
  • Just outside Moss Vale, on the roundabout turn right which brings you back to Illawarra Hwy. Follow sign to Wollongong
    (if you reach Bowral you’ve gone too far)
  • Turn right on Nowra Rd and follow sign to Nowra
  • Continue along Nowra Rd as it turns left (sign to Nowra).
  • Continue as it becomes Moss Vale Rd, past Fitzroy Falls, following signs to the Kangaroo Valley
  • After the shop “World Best Pie”, turn right on Bendeela Rd, Kangaroo Valley (if you’ve reached the Kangaroo Valley village you’ve gone too far)
  • Continue along Bendeela Rd which becomes Jacks Corner Road. Once you pass the Bendeela Power Station, take the first driveway on the left and you’ve arrived!

What do I need to bring?

  • Clothes for all weather and temperature. Bring a mix of cool and warm clothes and dress in layers. (Even in summer, it may get cool. In winter, the fireplace will be lit at all times, all bedrooms, yoga studio and living areas are nicely heated)
  • Shoes that are easy to slip on and off and slippers (or other shoes) for indoor use, as all indoor areas a “outdoor shoes off”
  • Sturdy shoes if you wish to go bush walking
  • All toiletries including soap (Bath towels, all linen and blankets are provided)
  • Yoga mats, blankets and blocks are provided, but you are welcome to bring your own gear
  • Small towel
  • Water bottle
  • Torch
  • Raincoat/umbrella
  • Musical instruments encouraged and especially welcome for our Kirtan meditation on Saturday night
  • Books, arts and anything else you’d like to pass time
  • There is limited mobile reception, however wireless internet is available at the main house.

Arrival time on Day 1 is 4pm with dinner available from 630pm. If possible we encourage you to arrive before dark. If you would like to arrive earlier, let us know so your room can be ready.

Any queries, please call 0403 966 429, or venue phone 02 4465 2201 (mobile reception is limited).

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