Events

EVENTS + WORKSHOPS

We are whole food, whole person kinda place so we want to look after all of those parts with our regular community Yoga classes, Cooking workshops and events.

Learn and be inspired by Manic guest chefs, Naturopaths, Ayurvedic practioners and nutritionists who have dedicated themselves to cooking with the view that food is medicine.

We also host events with Our wild rumpus to showcase our local talent from soap making to crochet check out what’s on !


Indian cooking class with Pramila

Saturday 30th September 2017

Join local legend Pramila for a fun and engaging India cooking workshop.

Pramila grew up in India and loves to share tradional food and stories from her childhood. Pramila has taught Indian cooking at the WEA as well as privately for many years. 

You'll learn to too cook with love !

  • Maaledar nuts - Spicy nuts
  • Laal Massor ki Daal - red lentils
  • Aloo ki bhujia - spicy potato 
  • Paneer - homemade cheese
  • Masala chai - indian tea

Pramila's mantra is " It the food is cooked with passion, served with love, it not only feeds the body but it nourishes the soul as well". 

Where: Manic Organic
Date: Saturday 30th September
Time:  11:30pm - 2.30pm
Cost: $65

Payment can be made online, full payment is required to save your space.

Radiantly you - living Ayurveda with Rachel

2nd November - 30th November  2017

Explore Yoga’s sister science with this practical and engaging 5 week program. Each week we will explore and experience natural ways to increase your vitality from the inside out. 

Week 1
An introduction to Ayurveda 
Elements and Doshas
Explore your constitution in Ayurvedic terms. 

Week 2
Imbalanced states or vikriti
Metabolism (Agni)
Accumulation of toxins (Ama)
Balancing Agni and reducing Ama

Week 3
Food & nutrition according to Ayurveda
Cooking demonstrations 
Making spice masalas 

Week 4
Ayurvedic lifestyle principles to enhance your inner and outer glow
Daily routine and seasonal living

Week 5 
Food as medicine
Eating for health using Ayurvedic principles

When: 5 x Thursday evenings over 5 weeks
Dates: 2nd November - 30th November
Time:  7:00pm - 8.30pm
Cost: $250

Payment can be made online, full payment is required to save your space.

Manic Organic Workshop

Beginners Yoga Course

9th October 2017

Join Amy Layton at Manic Organic for this 6 week beginners course

If your brand new to yoga or new to a vinyasa yoga practice then this is course for you. People of all ages, shapes and sizes and fitness backgrounds will be in the class. We specialise in teaching Yoga that is gentle and accessible.

During the course you will learn about the yoga postures, breathing techniques, meditation and relaxation. At the end of the class you will recieve a mini massage leaving you feeling blissful and at ease

When: 9th October 2017
Time:  Monday evenings 7pm – 8.15pm
Cost: $150 – (6 week course)

Payment can be made online, full payment required to book your spot.

“Let food be your first medicine and kitchen be your first pharmacy”
Taittiriya Upanishad