Each year, our facilitators at the Being Woman… are an impressive array of International, National and Local women, all passionate about and experienced in their respective fields. Here are the amazing goddesses whose offerings made the 2015 Gathering so juicy.
Robin is an international facilitator, trainer, author and musician with a passion for creative, interactive group work, Permaculture, ritual, ceremony and women’s empowerment. She has led many Wild Women’s Wisdom weekends and facilitated at women’s festivals and gatherings.
Working throughout Australia and internationally at the cutting-edge of Mind-Body Medicine for 35 years as a lecturer, practitioner and author, Annie Meredith has long celebrated the Divine Feminine in her extensive life’s work.
Heather Price is formally trained in social science and counselling, and is a shamanic practitioner and trainer, ceremonial presenter, speaker, facilitator and writer. She aspires to inspire people to walk in a spirited way, in their True-Heart Nature, holding respect for the environment, the ancestors, community, and the earth.
Chirone Shakti is an experienced facilitator in women’s work who has been connected with Being Woman since its birth. Chirone is also a relationship therapist specialising in sexuality and family dynamics.
Yvonne Lumsden is an author, modern-day medicine Woman, healer, creative soul and wild kundalini dancer. Her work is deeply intuitive with a focus on personal awakening, profound communication with the energetic and physical body
Terri-Anne Goodreid and Other Aunties and Indigenous women, will be joining us again to offer their Traditional wisdom, lore and culture where appropriate in Ceremony and a ‘Women’s Lore” Workshop.
In addition to 30 years of traditional counselling, Virginia has developed expertise in body image and trauma management through body oriented psychotherapy based in latest neuroscience studies, and supported by ongoing training in dance/movement therapy and mindfulness strategies. She has had an ongoing practice of meditation and spiritual philosophy which contributes to her counselling style and methods. More Info
Kate B has been a singer for as long as she can remember, from the blues stage at Woodford Folk Festival to cafe gigs & community choirs, her journey has carried her into the world of chanting and kirtan to explore the joy of creating uplifting sound with others.
Ninindi Johnstone is a singer and songwriter, whose original sound is inspired by nature, tunes into natural surrounds to produce wonderful harmonizing music which amplifies the forces of nature that sustain us, and opens up a space for you to self heal.
René is the empress of Weavery. She is a weaver, a teacher, a learner, and an artist. She weaves with the fibre of flow and meaning, spiraling ever outwards in order to manifest beauty and joyful wellbeing, like a spider spins her masterpiece. She invites others to gather in community, sharing the active meditation of basket weaving, in a nurturing and supportive environment.
Angel Randall has been a Face and Body artist for the past 8 years, building on her foundational talents as a sculptor, multi media artist and actor. A mother to 4 children, she also holds classes and workshops from her studio space in the magical township of Maleny.
Emma Brindal is passionate about social and environmental justice, living lightly and fostering connection and care for the Earth in herself and others. She believes that understanding the interconnectedness of all life through experience is key to bringing about a Life Sustaining Society for all beings, and founded WiseEarth Education in 2013 for this purpose.
Lisa Malcolm is an experienced spiritual practitioner and workshop facilitator. She is an environmental scientist who has been employed by Griffith University designing and presenting successful community education programs and workshops on sustainability for the University’s EcoCentre for the past 10 years.
Isabela Keski-Frantti has been a Sacred Circle Dance facilitator for over 15 years. She has learnt from three masters of Circle Dance, who had their unique styles in teaching.
Oh how I have always loved dance! I’ve studied ballet, jazz, tap, hip hop, bellydance, flamenco, african, contemporary, contact, peace and folk dances all over the world. I’ve performed to large audiences and small, from concert halls to festivals.
I have many loves in this life! One of my biggest passions is Aikido, closely followed by juggling, drama, song, yoga, dance, languages, inner work like co-counseling, group work and EFT, being with children, games and nature.
Rosie is passionate about dance and movement. She is a qualified yoga teacher and has spent many years studying dance and physical theatre. Her focus has always been on ritual and archetypal processes and performance.
Christine feels her connection to this earth deeply and has been blessed with an awareness of spirit, for all of this life that she can remember. Her journey with yoga started over 20 years ago, and she has been practicing and teaching Radiant Light Yoga for 5 years.
Kelli encourages women to embrace their inner Wisdom and Passions to manifest Clarity and Abundance in their life, to explore their own embodiment in both physical and spiritual aspects in connection with the Divine.