Escape Type

Business and Yoga Retreat

Escape Beds

11 Guests

Escape Guests


Escape Pricing

From $2097

We are so excited to partner up with Pamela Doerf for our first ever Transform Your Business Retreat in the beautiful Yarra Valley. In a nutshell, this Business and Yoga Retreat is for women who want to step away from the daily hustle of running a small business to reconnect with themselves, share experiences with other entrepreneurial ladies, practice yoga and meditation and learn how to simplify their operations process to streamline their business. Of course this wouldn’t be a Retreat Here getaway without yoga, wine-tasting and delicious food.



Are you wearing ALL the hats in your company? Do you wish there was a super simple and efficient way to elevate and grow your business without complicated technology, added stress and working late nights?

Are you passionate about your product/service but you struggle to scale your business? Or maybe you have been working non-stop and you are lacking the mental clarity needed to move forward? Let us help you with all of the above.

Our 2021 #TransformYourBusinessRetreat will take place at a peaceful house in beautiful Yarra Valley. Surrounded by lush grounds and greenery, there will be a variety of spaces for the workshops, yoga and meditation sessions, wine-tasting and healthy meals.

This is YOUR time to relax, get creative, enjoy nature, meditate, connect and share experiences, swap stories with other women, and of course work on your business.


This is for you if you:

  • run a service OR product-based business
  • don’t believe in quick-fixes or one-size-fits-all solutions
  • want to create and streamline your business systems so you can better serve and deliver to your clients
  • are looking for a community of likeminded women who can support you throughout your business growth journey
  • want a mentor or business coach to support and inspire you, and one who will hold you accountable
  • are ready to elevate your business and finally be consistently productive
  • want to give the best service possible to your customers
  • learn how to use yoga and meditation as a powerful tool to help you find a sense of calm, and to improve your productivity, concentration and mental clarity in your daily life.


Monday 4 October

  • 2pm | Check in
  • 3pm | Welcome drinks
  • 5pm-6.30pm | Get to know you
  • 6.30pm | Feast on Grazing Table and Chats
  • 9.00pm | Yin Yoga to improve your sleep

Tuesday 5 October

  • 7.30am-8.30am | Gentle Morning Stretches and Meditation
  • 8.45am-9.45am | Healthy Breakfast Buffet
  • 9.45am-10.45am | Workshop 1 – Review your business
  • 10.45am-11.45 | Free Time
  • 11.45am-12.45pm | Workshop 2 – Setting priorities & outcomes
  • 1pm-2pm | Delicious Lunch
  • 2pm-3pm | Workshop 3 – How to get your business on track
  • 3pm onwards | Free Time and Working ON your business (15mins sessions with Pam available)
  • 7pm | Healthy Dinner prepared by our private chefs

*30 Mins Massages will be scheduled between 3pm and 6.30pm

Wednesday 6 October

  • 8am-9am | Healthy Breakfast
  • 09.15am-10.15am | Small groups breakout session & bounce your project
  • 10.15am-10.45am | Short break
  • 10.45am-11.45am | Share your progress, group session about “what next?”
  • 12pm-1pm – Yoga & Meditation: Learn about finding clarity and using your breath to reduce stress and improve concentration
  • 1.15pm-3pm | High Tea & Wine Tasting
  • 3pm onwards | Free time
  • 7pm | Seafood and Vegetarian Paella night

*30 Mins Massages will be scheduled between 3.30pm and 6.30pm

Thursday 7 October

  • 7.30-9.00am | Breakfast Buffet
  • 9.00am | Reflection & Connection session
  • 10.30am | Check out


Early Bird Prices, book before 15 June 2021:

Single Room $2397
Twin Share Room $2097

Full Price, bookings made after 15 June 2021:

Single Room $2697
Twin Share Room $2397

25% Deposit required to confirm your booking. Remaining balance is due 60 days prior to the retreat.


Please note due to the nature of the retreat and the commitment we have towards suppliers, deposits are non-refundable. For payments made in full:

  • Cancellations made prior to 60+ days from the start of the retreat date : You will forfeit the deposit.
  • Cancellations made within 60 days from the start of the retreat date: No refunds or transfers are allowed.
  • Government Covid delays/lockdowns: you may transfer your spot or request a refund or credit to future retreat.
  • If you are unwell and are requesting a refund, please note a doctor’s certificate is required.


Before we share all the inclusions with you, we just want to be really clear that this is very much YOUR getaway. Just like all our retreats, we won’t judge you if you prefer to sleep instead of getting up early to practice yoga. We also won’t mind if you skip a workshop and work on your business instead.

You decide whether you attend all workshops and yoga sessions and if you want to take more private time for you, we are totally OK with that.


  • 3-nights accommodation (choose from Single or Twin)
  • Welcome champagne or soft drink on arrival
  • Healthy Grazing Table on day of arrival
  • All meals are catered and included:
  • Daily Breakfast
  • 1 x Healthy Lunch prepared by private chefs
  • 1 x Healthy Dinner prepared by private chefs
  • 1 x High Tea
  • 1 x Wine Tasting
  • 1 x Paella or Pizza Night (Seafood and Vegetarian)
  • Yin Yoga to improve your sleep
  • Morning Yoga Class
  • 1 x Yoga & Meditation Take-Home session to improve clarity and reduce stress
  • 3 x Transform Your Business Workshops
  • Break-out session, Share Your Progress & Reflect and Connect session
  • 30-min Massage
  • A beautifully curated gift box


Sabijn Linssen (Sab), founder of Retreat Here, and Pamela Doerf (Pam), founder of KAIZ Consulting and Mr Jasper Says, are a Dutch/German collaboration and your hosts for this retreat.


Born in Germany, Pam Doerf is an expert in building strong operational foundations for remotely-run businesses worldwide. With over 20 years of experience in tourism, hospitality and finance, she has led multiple companies and built remote teams all over the world.

She now lives in Victoria and runs a service-based businesses (KAIZ Consulting) and a product-based business (Mr Jasper Says). Her mission is to help other women grow and scale their business efficiently so they can better serve their customers without added stress.

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Pam found her passion in Operations and loves to streamline businesses using technology that’s easy to implement. She masters the art of minimising the input and maximising the output of a company or team by simplifying systems and processes, all the while making the whole Operations Delivery more efficient.

Outside of work you can either find her in her veggie garden or being a dedicated fur mum to Jasper the cat (he’s cute, trust us!). Pam also loves to explore and support local business in Healesville. She is a lover of gin and won’t say no to sharing a cheese platter and chat with friends.


Originally from The Netherlands, Sabijn Linssen (Sab) moved to Melbourne with her husband in 2012. She will be Pam’s co-host and your yoga instructor for this retreat.

Sab worked in the travel and event industry for over 15 years and now creates Yoga Retreats in Victoria to help connect like-minded women in real life. She is the founder of Retreat Here, and a massive advocate of a balanced lifestyle. She has been hosting retreats since 2017.

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As a qualified 200-hr Vinyasa yoga instructor with a strong yoga practice for over 12 years, she will give adjustments and variations to all levels. Her classes are a mix of creative flows and moving meditations. She has also completed a 60-hr Yin teacher training, a 20-hr Yoga for Anatomy training and is currently participating in a 50-hr Budokon Yoga Teacher Training with a focus on mobility.

For this Business Retreat, she will guide you through gentle yoga and meditation classes and give you the tools to find clarity and calmness in your daily life.


  • Transport to and from the venue in Yarra Valley
  • Travel Insurance (we highly recommend you take out insurance in case something unexpected happens)
  • Any transport or activities you wish to take/do in the allocated free time