Yogafest Reconnect – a one-day/one-night fully immersive yoga and meditation retreat on the edge of the magnificent bay at Somers, Mornington Peninsula: Melbourne Cup Day, 1 November 2022.

Yogafest Reconnect is a special one-day event of rest, revitalisation and reconnection, bringing together some of Melbourne’s most experienced and committed yoga teachers, offering a jam-packed program of yoga, meditation, pranayama, masterclasses, sumptuous vegetarian meals and more.

Limited number of day tickets available and for overnight accommodation for Monday 31 October (from 4 pm),  which includes light dinner, welcome gathering and morning meditation.

See the Yogafest Reconnect Facebook event page for more information on the program, what to bring and how to book your ticket, or BOOK NOW here.

Yogafest Reconnect is presented by M.A. (Australia) Foundation and Dance of Life, Fitzroy, with all money raised directly supporting Amma’s charitable activities and organisations in Australia.

About Yogafest Reconnect – Mornington Peninsula

Yogafest Reconnect is the team behind by Yogafest Retreat Somers– one of Australia’s longest running yoga retreat events founded in 2006. This new one-day yoga and meditation retreat provides a nourishing, affordable and accessible way for community to gather again, reconnect and enjoy a beautiful day in the heart of nature on the Mornington Peninsula.


Day pass: $125 full/$110 concession (full time student or HCC), program starts at 6.30 am for meditation and 9 am for yoga.

Accommodation: $75 full/$65 concession (full time student or HCC), includes bunk-style sleeping on Monday night (arrival from 4 pm), light evening meal an Tuesday morning meditation.

Come experience the best in yoga, meditation, fresh sea air, walks and swims, nourishing home-cooked vegetarian food, engaging workshops and more!

“I feel grounded, energised, happy and clear-headed. Just like having spent three days with beautiful, shining people doing yoga by the beach. Thanks for putting it together. You guys are amazing!!!”


“I feel blissful and inspired to increase my practice across all yogic endeavours. I’m relaxed through to my deepest core and am able to be more in tune with who I am and who I wish to be!”


“As always, beautiful, magical and spiritual. At the end it’s a mix of tiredness and happiness. The spirit of India in Somers!”


“Content, restored, I loved the retreat, connecting with old friends and the sense of community of like-minded people thinking about the way I practice and live my life, also NOT thinking about my life but having time to be in the present and look inwards.”


“Fantastic. Relaxed. Calm. A little sore. Happy. The people were all amazing and the not-for-profit charitable intention is incredible. THANK YOU.”


“I have nothing to complain about because this is like the best weekend I’ve ever had!!! I had a wonderful time during the retreat, met some great teachers and like-minded people. I will definitely come back for the next retreat!!!”


“Beautiful people, very open to sharing their kindness, knowledge and love!  I loved all the classes and food and fun activities in the evenings and really appreciated the no technology vibe and observing silence after 10pm.”


“It was my first time at Yogafest and I loved it. It was one of the most well organised considerate events I have been to and I work in events. I don’t have any big feedback to give on how the event can be improved. Brilliant teachers, wonderful people and a generous kind and lovely environment to spend time in. Thank you!!”

Our location: Yogafest Reconnect – Mornington Peninsula

Located in Somers, Mornington Peninsula, 60 minutes from Melbourne’s CBD, Yogafest Reconnect is held at the well-known Lord Somers Camp – a purpose-built community facility on the edge of the bay and surrounded by stunning nature.

Come for the day: Easy accessibility via car (Peninsula Link), or train and public transport options to plan your day trip. Book a day pass here.

Stay a night: Limited number of tickets are available that include accommodation onsite for one-night only (Monday 31 October). Arrive from 4 pm and settle in before the evening program commences at 6 pm with a welcome, light meal and meditation. See accommodation options here.

Enjoy the long weekend away: Somers is a beautiful small hamlet nestled on Western Port Bay with a number of independent accommodation options available to explore, including Airbnb and motels. We suggest booking early to secure options over the long weekend.

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Yogafest Reconnect is a full day of yoga, meditation, pranayama, masterclasses and time in nature on the edge of the bay at stunning Somers, Mornington Peninsula. This new yoga day retreat comes to you from the team behind Yogafest Retreat Somers, presenting the same high-quality, passionately experienced teachers as these infamous 3-day retreats.

  • Program includes:
  • Two yoga classes
  • Workshops
  • Meditation
  • Yin and restorative yoga sessions
  • Guided nature walk
  • Sumptuous vegetarian meals

A very special time to reconnect and reflect, surrounded by the beauty of nature.

Tickets are limited and only a small number of over-night options are available.

Book Tickets Here

Past Retreats

We acknowledge the Boon Wurrung/Bunurong People, the traditional custodians of the beautiful lands and waters of the Mornington Peninsula and pay our respects to Elders past and present. We share our deepest respect for their culture, beliefs and care over the thousands of years for these unceded lands and waters, acknowledging it always was and always will be Aboriginal land.