Yoga in Daily Life
Brisbane Welcomes You

Hailed globally as the 'Master System of Yoga', we offer the systematic traditional approach.  

Practice authentic, first hand yoga techniques in a light filled peaceful urban oasis. The oldest Yoga Ashram in Brisbane. Yoga Classes begin with relaxation and deep breathing & finish with pranayam and self-enquiry meditation.

If your searching for 'real' Yoga that offers peace of mind and inner development then your esarch ends here. Teachers are dedicated and initiated, making the Yoga Class Experience unique from the moment you enter our doors. 

We offer a range of regular yoga classes and meditation courses to suit all levels, from beginner to advanced. Speciality Yoga programs; philosophy, chakra workshops, vegetarian cooking are also regularly scheduled.
 AND what makes it easy is were just moments away from the James Street Markets, Emporium and Gasworks. With car parking on site, here your sure to find a 'Re-treat'. We Welcome You. 


Beginners Course

 8 week course

starts from 1st March 
Wednesdays @ 7.30pm

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Maha Shivaratri "Great Night of Shiva"

 Saturday 25th February
7 - 9 pm
Celebrate with us the greatest Spiritual Festival of the year.
Special guest: Acharya Rajan Sharmaji of Nepal

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Ayurveda and Vedic Astrology Workshop

with Acharya Rajan Sharma

Sunday 26th February 
11 am - 3 pm

More info



Beginners yoga Brisbane


Begin your journey on the master path by discovering the basics of the Yoga in Daily Life system. Beginner courses run all year, providing an introduction to yoga asanas (postures), pranayama (breathwork), meditation and relaxation. 
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meditation course Brisbane


We offer self enquiry meditation and chakra meditation courses at our Newstead yoga studio. Develop a better understanding of your self and gain inner peace as you discover the potential of the Atma. Six week meditation courses run throughout the year. >Find out more


Brisbane Yoga class


Every Yoga in Daily Life class begins with a short relaxation, building awareness of the body and breath. Then we move into our asana practice, completing a series of ancient postures that benefit the whole body. We finish with yoga nidra, meditation and pranayama. >Find out more about the System. 



Brisbane corporate yoga

Our yoga philosophy courses will help you gain a deeper understanding of yoga’s ethical principles. Find balance and inner strength through an inspiring combination of dialogue and discussion, as you acquire tools and techniques to aid your spiritual development.
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Jan 30, 2017

QLD Island Escape Retreat with Yoga & Meditation

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Retreat to the iconic, beautiful and truly unique Australia’s World Heritage Great Barrier Reef and explore this marine wilderness staying 7 nights at Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort just 40 minutes north east of Harvey Bay, Queensland.

This is a very special and exclusive opportunity to really get away from ordinary mundane life and its distractions and to relax deeply enough to connect with your true self whilst immersed in nature on this remote island with other like-minded people. Let yourself relax and unwind on this coral cay island in a place of peaceful solitude and remarkable natural beauty. An experienced Yoga in Daily Life teacher will support you with daily yoga practices.

At Lady Elliot Island Eco Resort on the Great Barrier Reef, you can step off the beach and snorkel, swim or dive in an underwater world of brilliantly coloured species of marine life, or just simply relax and soak in the natural island atmosphere. The lagoon protects and nurtures the curiosity of beginners while a little further out those experienced at snorkeling and diving can descend to view the coral sea. With exceptionally clear water year round, you may encounter turtles, dolphins and a large variety of coral, fish and giant manta rays. It will be the season to see migrating humpback whales blow and breech.

What’s included!

·       Time and space away from the usual distractions and busyness of day to day life
·       Invigorating and rejuvenating daily yoga (asana & pranayama) suited for all levels of experience
·       Swimming, snorkeling or diving in the turquoise waters
·       A glass bottom boat ride or guided snorkel tour (1pp)
·       Watching turtle, marine and bird life in their natural habitat (guided walks included).
·       Vegetarian (or vegan) breakfast and dinner at the beachfront dining room (lunch is extra)
·       The scenic flight to & from the mainland ex Harvey Bay
·       Guided Yoga Nidra or Deep Relaxation to recharge with positive energy
·       Time and space to stop and listen to your inner voice
·       Guided meditation sessions
·       Waking sandy beaches and reef walks to the sound of the ocean on the untouched beach
·       Lazing in the sun by the pool or beach
·       7 nights Accommodation of choice ie budget Eco Hut, Garden Unit, Reef Unit, or 2 bedroom Suite (prices vary).
·       Linen, towels, soap and shampoo is provided
·       Laundry facilities are provided so bring minimal clothes
·       Use of Reef Education Centre & facilities
·       Environmental Management Charge (Government Fee) and GST is included in the cost

What is not included!

·       Additional costs for Scuba diving, dive equipment, DSD certification, night snorkels, boat snorkels,
·       Wetsuit hire
·       Lunch ($20/day pre-booked or $25 on day)
·       Massage
·       Café & Bar purchases

For more information and booking contact: or 0411 285 461

The prices include all that is stated above in the “What’s Included” list.

All the rooms are fan cooled and there are no televisions, radios or telephones to remind you of the life you've left behind. With the environment in mind, all linen is supplied and changed regularly. Fresh towels are available daily. Communal washing machines, dryers and ironing facilities are available.

Eco Huts - Budget Accommodation  
The Eco Huts are roomy permanent safari-style tents with polished wooden floors. Each hut caters to maximum four people with two sets of double bunk single beds in each. The huts are constructed with canvas ceiling and walls with a flysheet over the top for added shading and temperature control. All windows have fly screens and zip up canvas portions for privacy, in addition to privacy dividers mounted externally to all side windows. Electric lighting and power points are available in every cabin as well as a free standing fan. A small entry patio is furnished with chair and table for added relaxation. Lockers are available on the island for valuables that you may want to secure. Communal toilets & showers are 30 metres away. Communal coffee and tea facilities are available.

Sole Use $1914 pp
Share $1466 pp  (up to 4 people)

Garden Units
Garden units are furnished with a queen and a bunk bed comprising two singles. Polished timber floors, wardrobe space and a ceiling fan are available in every Garden Unit.  Tea and coffee making facilities and a mini bar fridge are provided, and each unit has several 240V power points for low power devices like camera chargers.  There are also power points in the ensuited roomy bathroom which has shower, toilet and basin.  Each unit has its own large balcony with patio furniture arranged so that you can make the most of the views, and this is enhanced by the fact that all the Garden Units are slightly elevated

Sole Use $2354 pp  
Share $1934 pp (up to 4 people)

Reef Units
Some of these units have just a queen bed but most of these units are furnished with a queen and a bunk bed comprising two singles. Polished timber floors, wardrobe space and a ceiling fan are available in every Reef Unit.  Tea and coffee making facilities and a mini bar fridge are provided, and each unit has several 240V power points for low power devices like camera chargers.  There are also power points in the ensuited roomy bathroom which has shower, toilet and basin.  Each unit has its own large balcony with patio furniture arranged so that you can make the most of the views, and this is enhanced by the fact that all the Reef Units are slightly elevated (three steps up).

The majority of Reef Units are less than 10 metres from Sunrise Beach.
Sole Use $2534 pp  
Share $2069 pp (up to 4 people)

2 Bedroom Island Suites
Offering absolute beach frontage, the spacious two-bedroom suites accommodate up to four people and features a separate air-conditioned lounge room and private bathroom. The suites have a private balcony with lagoon views over Sunrise Beach. Each suite has a mini fridge, tea & coffee making facilities and a microwave.

Only 2 available now with beach frontage.
Share $2704 pp (up to 4 people)

FLIGHTS - Flights to and from the island are included in the cost.
Make your own way to Harvey Bay
For connecting flights please leave at least 1 hour between connections.
- Going to the island flight times are from Harvey Bay 10.30 am or 1.00 pm     
- Leaving the island flights depart at 9.30 or 11.30 am to Harvey Bay.

Virgin Australia flies direct from Sydney to Hervey Bay (Fraser Coast).
Qantaslink fly direct from Brisbane to Hervey Bay.

Tory's InterCity, provides a daily air-conditioned coach service between the Fraser Coast (Hervey Bay and Maryborough) and Brisbane. (Airport and City Transit Centre in Roma Street Bay 27).  The ride takes 4 – 5 hours.

Driving from Brisbane is 3.5 hours.

(Please note: At an additional cost, direct flights from Gold Coast and Brisbane Redcliffe can also be arranged)                                                  

TERMS & CONDITIONS – Please read carefully

For the purposes of the retreat atmosphere we request alcohol, tobacco, recreational drugs, and non-vegetarian foodstuffs are not to be consumed at the retreat.


Deposit of non-refundable $395 at the time of booking. Balance is due before 23 June 2017. Bookings after 23 June, full payment is requested

Yoga in Daily Life cannot guarantee or reserve a place until full payment is received.


If a cancellation is made up to 2 months before the start of the retreat a refund of the total balance minus $395 will be given. $95 is an admin fee. $300 was paid to the island under your name to secure your accommodation. Within 60 days but outside of 30 days of arrival – 50% cancellation fee applies. For any cancellations after this time the total balance is non-refundable. This is the islands policy.

Sep 11, 2016

Vishwaguruji World Tour 2016 - Brisbane Program

We are pleased to announce the program for Vishwaguruji’s World Tour 2016 visit to Brisbane this October!

Yoga in Daily Life is an authentic yoga tradition, presented in a way that is accessible to people of all ages and abilities in modern societies. We are honoured to host His Holiness Vishwaguru Mahamandaleshwar Paramhans Sri Swami Maheshwarananda Puri, author of Yoga In Daily Life The System, here in our Brisbane ashram from 10th until 13th October.

We invite you to join us for a range of programs offered throughout the week under the theme of “Yoga for the body and beyond”.

  • Satsang each evening (10th until 13th October) from 7:45 (entry open from 7:30) - free for everyone
  • Free Yoga in New Farm Park - 11th October from 12pm until 1pm (weather permitting)
  • Yoga for chronic illness, seniors and diabetics - Wednesday 12th October from 9:30am - 11am
  • Yoga Nidra - Thursday 13th 10am - 11am
  • Q&A Session for Yoga teachers - Thursday 13th from 11am - 12pm. Open to teachers from all yoga practices and traditions.
  • Lunch at the ashram - 1pm on Wednesday 12th and Thursday 13th

Follow us on Facebook for updates or check our website regularly for more details on these and other upcoming programs.

“Be yourself, live happily and wisely, without dependance. Awaken your abilities and use them, recognise your inner wealth, you possess everything, the entire universe is within you”



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Brisbane Yoga in Daily Life

Sri Devpuriji Ashram

46 Doggett Street, Newstead, QLD 4006

phone   07-3252-2550  

   Opening Hours:  9am - 6pm   Monday - Friday
                                  8am - 3pm   Saturday


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