Weekend Retreat for Carers

Join us for a Rejuvenating Winter Weekend Retreat!

Take a well-deserved break and immerse yourself in nature’s embrace alongside fellow carers. Nestled at the foothills of the Brisbane Ranges National Park, our retreat offers an opportunity for relaxation and connection. Wander scenic nature trails, share stories around a warm campfire, and enjoy the company of kindred spirits in a nurturing and safe environment.

Come unwind, recharge, and rediscover the joy of simply being.

There is no out-of-pocket expense for carers to attend. Reservations are essential.

Highlights Include:

  • Immersing yourself in a serene natural environment
  • Slowing down and connecting with fellow carers in a supportive setting

Date & Time:

Saturday, 15th June, and Sunday, 16th June 2024
Pick-up at 9:00 am on Saturday – Drop-off on Sunday afternoon

Meeting Point:

Pick-up and drop-off locations to be confirmed.

What’s Included:

  • Transport to and from the location
  • All meals and refreshments
  • Shared accommodation

What to Bring:

  • Comfortable clothes and walking shoes
  • Warm jumper, gloves, and a beanie
  • Water bottle and sun hat
  • Sleeping bag or comfortable bedding

Don’t miss out on this wonderful opportunity to improve your mental health and wellbeing. Click the “EXPRESS YOUR INTEREST” button below to register, or contact us at (03) 9417 2111 or via email at admin@outdoorsinc.org.au for more information.

Eligibility criteria:

To participate in our Respite for Carers program, applicants must meet the following criteria based on funding stipulations:

  • Identify as an informal carer.
  • Be aged 16 years or older.
  • Reside in Moorabool or Macedon Shire.
  • Be able to walk unassisted for at least 20 minutes due to the nature of the activities.

If your eligibility is unclear or if you have any questions, we encourage you to register your interest regardless. Our team will reach out to discuss your circumstances and assist you further.

Express Your Interest in this Program

    Out Doors Inc: Welcome to a Community of Support and Discovery

    Welcome to Out Doors Inc., where the power of nature meets the spirit of community. For over 35 years, we’ve been transforming lives by facilitating outdoor and adventure-based programs that foster personal growth, wellbeing, and social engagement. Our activities are designed to help individuals experience the therapeutic benefits of the outdoors, creating a supportive space for sharing and healing. Whether you’re navigating the path of caring for a loved one or looking to find your own respite in nature, we’re here to guide you every step of the way.

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