Therapeutic Nature Retreats are offered throughout beautiful Victoria, Australia and allow participants to slow down and reconnect while moving through a range of calming and healing activities in exquisite and tranquil surrounds. Our retreats are delivered as flexible, high quality support packages including accommodation, transport, meals, assistance with daily living and support to participate in activities.
The two day/night trip is tailored to individual needs and preferences, and provides 24/7 1:1 support from the most wonderful mental health professionals.
Let’s connect and plan your perfect retreat.
Nature-based therapy is a powerful, evidence-based practice that utilises the healing power of nature. Nature-Based Therapy involves professionally facilitated interactions with natural elements and landscapes to promote mental, emotional, and physical well-being. Three decades of scientific research has shown nature-based therapy to significantly improve health in the following ways:
Nature-Based Therapy can be a creative and adaptable approach, easily tailored to meet the unique needs and preferences of individuals with diverse backgrounds, abilities, and lifestyles. Nature-based therapy can be a transformative and enriching experience that can enhance overall quality of life.
Therapeutic Nature Retreats are open to adults
aged 18-64 years and are designed for people looking for support with psychosocial disability or to improve mental health. The trip can be funded as STA/Respite under the NDIS, however all funding options are accepted, you do not need to be an NDIS participant to access this service.
Sunbird Support Services specialises in providing individualised, evidence-based and recovery focused support to people experiencing mental health challenges and psychosocial disability,
Sunbird works collaboratively with health, community, and government organisations to provide
holistic support and a safe environment for people
to live fully within the community.
Sunbird employees are highly skilled, experienced, and friendly mental health professionals dedicated to offering opportunity and improving lives of those living with mental health challenges.