Welcome to Yarraville Yoga Centre

Iyengar Yoga – a Practice for Life 

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Celebrating 20 years of Yarraville Yoga Centre

Pixie Lillas Workshop

Friday 8th – Sunday 10th March

One of Australia’s pre-eminent Iyengar teachers, Pixie Lillas, joins us for the first time since 2017.

Pixie was a pioneer of Iyengar Yoga in Australia and continues to be a leading light in the Iyengar community.  Pixie opened the famous Balmain Yoga Studio in 1980 and has trained and assessed hundreds of Iyengar teachers since. Her style is classical Iyengar.

Pixie channels the teachings of the Iyengars in a method that emphasises both attention to detail and exploration and inquiry in your practice.    Read more

Pixie Lillas in Urdhva Dhanurasana (Upward Bow)

Upcoming Classes

7-day Free Trial
with Introductory Level Membership

Our Introductory courses are open to all ages and all levels of fitness. Perfect if you’ve never done Iyengar yoga, have done a little or just want to ease back in.

Learn about 25 of the basic postures and practise safely and confidently with our highly qualified and experienced teachers. Develop strength, flexibility and balance. Breathe better, focus better, energise yourself and have fun. One hour classes in our beautiful studios and online.

The Introductory Level membership includes a 7 day FREE TRIAL, commencing from date of purchase. The free trial converts to a 6 week Introductory course. You can cancel before the 6 weeks is over, but otherwise it rolls on for an additional 6 weeks, which really allows you to consolidate, before moving on to a level 1 course.

Prenatal Yoga

Prenatal Yoga

Saturday Mornings 10:40am

Prenatal Yoga is back on at Yarraville Yoga Centre. Practice safely with a fully qualified yoga instructor to build strength, gain confidence and create a sense of calm.

Out of a sense of caution during this delicate time, a yoga practice in not recommended between weeks 8 and 12 of pregnancy.

Suitable for both beginners and more experienced practitioners.

Try 3 weeks of Yoga for $65

Looking for Iyengar Yoga in Melbourne? Curious and want to experience the benefits of doing Iyengar yoga for yourself? We are offering you the chance to try it out for three weeks, at a minimal price. This one- off special offer allows you to participate in classes at the appropriate level online or in our studios. 

You can expect a grounding in good technique, to learn a range of the postures (asanas) in a structured way that builds each week, along with renewed energy and sense of calm.

Benefits of Iyengar Yoga

Regular and sustained yoga practice can bring positive changes to your physical, mental and emotional health.

  • Increase your strength and flexibility
  • Improve energy and vitality
  • Improve mobility and balance
  • Manage stress and anxiety
  • Breathe better and sleep more soundly
  • Increase mental clarity and focus
  • Increase awareness and compassion for self and others

Membership

Many of our ongoing students find that memberships are the best way for them to commit to and maintain a regular yoga practice.

Membership offers unlimited attendance at classes of the appropriate level as well as discounts for workshops and special events.

It is the best value if you plan to attend two or more classes per week. Members are the foundation of our community and allow us to keep offering what we do. 

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Timetable

Classes run 7 days a week with a variety of times offered. Most classes are offered in  studio and online.

2023 Term Dates

Term 1: Jan 30- April 2

Term 2: April 17-  June 25

Term 3: July 11-  September 17

Term 4: Oct 2- Dec 10

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Classes

Yarraville Yoga Centre in an Iyengar Yoga School in Melbourne. We run four terms through the year, usually in line with school term dates.

Introductory courses run for 6 weeks and there are 2 courses per term.  It is recommended students complete 2 x 6 week courses before moving to the next level.

We encourage students to enrol and commit for a full term where possible, as the courses are structured for progressive learning each week.

We offer classes from beginners to more advanced both online and in studio.

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News and Events

Acknowledgment of Country

Yarraville Yoga Centre respectfully acknowledges the Bunurong peoples of the Kulin Nation as the traditional custodians of the land on which we practise. We recognise their continuing connection to land, communities and culture and pay our respect to their Elders, past and present.

Pixie Lillas in Urdhva Dhanurasana (Upward Bow)

Pixie Lillas Workshop

Friday 8 – Sunday 10 March Pixie Lillas started yoga in 1976 with Dona Holleman in Italy and first went to the Ramamani Iyengar Memorial

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Mark Gibson Monthly Workshop

Workshop Dates 2024 Saturday February 17 Saturday March 16 Saturday April 13 Saturday June 8 Mark Gibson’s workshops are suitable for experienced yoga students and

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