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** Accredited Training Certification **

September 1st - 8th, 2023
North Stradbroke Island

There really is no better place to connect, 

develop your skills, learn & grow into

the fullness of who you are.  


Join us for seven soul-fuelled nights immersed in the elements on sacred land,


with respect & acknowledgement of the Quandamooka people


Minjerribah is the perfect location to immerse in heart centred practice.  Held by the rhythmic pulse of the ocean, the elements & the island energy.  You are invited to step away from your day to day, allow the threads of responsibilities to untangle & return to deep presence.   


From this place, we invite you to peel back the layers & return to source, a place where you will cultivate & develop the qualities & skills necessary for you to become amazing, proficient & Certified in..


Level 1

The first three days guide you in to the foundations of Heartworks Lomi Lomi, a beautiful & potent transmission of heart centred energy, that is deeply nourishing & detoxifying.  Using rhythmical hands, breath, energy, flow & presence to facilitate a deep state of calm & relaxation for both the Giver & Receiver.

Throughout these foundational days, we will return to simplicity, ground & nourish the body, opening to hear the voice of the heart as we discover how to both give & RECEIVE a profound depth of touch.


Retreat & Immerse into :  

 Heart based Embodiment   

❈  Group Healing Practices   

❈  Huna Philosophy   

  Movement Meditations   

  Elemental Integration Practices 


Level 2

On the fourth day, you INTEGRATE & REST, an amazing opportunity to swim in the healing waters of Straddie, take a long 

walk along the beaches & headlands, take rest, practice what you have learnt & just chill out.  


The next three days we begin to take the bodywork deeper into the full practice of Heartworks Lomi Lomi - Level 2.


Deepen & Explore through :

❈ further refinement of touch & quality of heart energetics

❈ expanding the tool box with new techniques that build on what you’ve just learnt 

❈ deep & therapeutic release techniques with potential to radically transform

❈ specific heart processes & emotional clearing practices

Your Journey includes

  • give & receive massage daily

  • immerse with nature & the elements

  • stillness, self-reflection & replenishing time

  • sacred sharing circles for clarity & connection

  • intimate group which supports your reflective personal journey

  • deep heart practices & heart breath meditations

  • learn a full 2 hour+ Hawaiian massage ritual

  • deepen the healing container for your clients

  • curated movement practices to support & embody the work

  • heart based yoga & movement practices


Your Investment includes 


  • Experienced Tuition, Inspiring Facilitation & Practitioner Accreditation*

  • 7 nights beach side in super comfy, shared accomodation

  • Nourishing food to fuel your learning & wellness

  • Transport to & from the island

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Accomodation Options

Ocean View Queen Room

Shared - 2 people
(Couple or 2 friends happy to share a Queen bed)

$2750* / $3000
* Early Bird finishes ~ 1st June, 2023

​($500 non-refundable deposit to secure your place)

Shared Rooms

Single beds

$2750* / $3000

* Early Bird finishes ~ 1st June, 2023

​($500 non-refundable deposit to secure your place)



Zen Style

Mattress on the floor


1 space available

​($500 non-refundable deposit to secure your place)


Payment Plans are available

*You will receive a Certificate upon completion of your Retreat.  


Our Training is approved by Mettes Institute & is an accredited modality with the International Institute for 

Complementary Therapists - IICT.  

** This is an intimate training with 8 spaces available **

The Team


Samaya & Ahren

Experienced Facilitators


 Cooking Queen & Supporter

Sam & Ahren have facilitated both Ka Huna Bodywork & Heartworks Lomi Lomi over the past two decades.

Sharing their wisdom in a spacious & cultivated way that reflects their passion for the work.

They offer knowledge in a way that is integral to their unique perspectives

while honouring the source & sacred nature of the transmission of this powerful work.

Between them, they have explored multiple approaches to embodied practice & touch based therapies

& weave ancient wisdoms  with present evolutionary experience to support the teaching container.

They are playful, lighthearted beings who like to mix things up a bit & get the spirit flowing...

Kate is our beloved Culinary Queen & Supporter, who has been with us on trainings

& retreats since somewhere in the mid 2010's, bringing her all round epic-ness to our bellies.  


She completed her 1 & 2 Lomi Lomi with us in 2017 & brings a wealth of her own personal experience & wisdom. 

We are so stoked to have her as part of the tribe!!

Dive in, Return & Remember


we look forward to the journey ahead with you,

with much Love & Aloha

Ahren & Samaya

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