The Easter School Holidays are almost here. If you are looking for something for your kids to engage in that is:
    * Meaningful and fun
    * Purposeful and beneficial to their physical, mental and emotional wellbeing
    * Harnesses their imagination, creativity, curiosity, playfulness and attention?
    * Builds their strength, co-ordination, balance and flexibility
    * Nurtures their superpowers (their strengths) and their gorgeous and unique self
    * Is value for money

    ...then our Rise Up Kids Yoga & Wellbeing Classes delivers it all.

    Children will explore yoga and mindful movement practices, learn and experiment with strategies to relax and focus their minds, engage in fun group activities and create something special to take home as a memento.

    These classes are run by Paediatric Occupational Therapist (OT) and Children & Teens Yoga Teacher Michelle. Michelle has more than 20 years of clinical experience working with children and families as an OT. She is knowledgeable about children's development and wellbeing, and is passionate about supporting and empowering them to become the best version of themselves all whilst having HEAPS of fun!

    * See reviews below (under Rise up Kids Yoga and OT) for feedback from previous attendees *

    No prior experience of Yoga is required and children don't need to be flexible!

    Two locations and dates to choose from:

    Monday 8th April, 1pm – 3pm (2 hour class)
    Yoga Freedom Studio, Avondale Heights


    Thursday 11th April, 10.30am – 12.30pm (2 hour class)
    At One Studio, Essendon

    * A nice, relaxing yoga studio environment
    * Yoga mats, body supports and weighted eye pillows
    * Healthy snack
    * Craft/reflection activity
    * Small gift to take home

    * A bottle of water
    * Wear comfortable and suitable clothing for yoga
    * A curious mind and open to having fun!

    Minimum number of 4 booked participants required for the class to run so book early to avoid disappointment of missing out (due to low numbers cancellation).

    *100% credit for class rescheduled by Rise Up Kids Yoga and OT
    *85% refund on cancellations made > 7 days prior to activity
    *50% credit on cancellations made < 7 days and > 48hours prior to the activity
    *No refund or credit available for cancellations made <48hours prior to activity

Avondale Heights VIC 3034, Australia

8 - 13 years old

2 hours

Where to find us

Avondale Heights VIC 3034, Australia

About the provider


Rise Up Kids Yoga & OT

5.0 out of 5 (View 10 reviews)

Welcome to Rise Up Kids Yoga & OT (aka RUKYOT!).

This service aims to assist young people to learn skills that can help to help them deal with everyday moments in life and have fun all at the same time!

Rise Up Kids Yoga & OT run yoga programs and classes that teach healthy lifestyle habits and overall wellbeing through the mindful activity of Yoga, Yoga Therapy, breath work and other emotional regulation strategies.

RUKYOT practices values of 'Meaningful Fun' and 'Wellbeing'. When people have fun, feel safe and comfortable, they become curious, explore and learn. When people can apply their learnings, well researched and effective skills and strategies to help themselves, it's has a positive affect on their overall wellbeing.

Meaningful Fun =Learning = Wellbeing = Empowerment

Rise Up Kids Yoga is delivered by accredited and certified Children’s Yoga Teacher and highly experienced children’s Occupational Therapist Michelle Roberts.

Michelle has over 20 years of clinical experience as a Paediatric Occupational Therapist and extensive knowledge and experience in child development and engaging children in activities. She is skilled in the design, implementation and adaptation of age appropriate activities that target and build children and teens physical, social, emotional, cognitive and overall wellbeing.

Michelle looks forward to sharing her knowledge and skills to create meaningful fun and important learning opportunities for your child to help guide them the ups and downs in life.

“Life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass, it's about learning to dance in the rain.” Sometimes we can't avoid the puddles left by the storms, we need to go through them, so why not dance or do yoga in them?! :)

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5 out of 5

by Erica B

My son really enjoyed the class. A nice little activity!

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by Olivia H

The class today was beautiful. So well thought out and put together. Michelle was so lovely, so gentle and kind with the children.

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by Kimberly B

Our 4 yr old had a great time participating in this class. He enjoyed the sensory based activities and lots to talk about on the way home! Thank you Michelle for a very considered holiday activity :)

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by Lisa K

My daughter is 11 and has really enjoyed the Friday Yoga sessions. She's been several times now and has really helped with her anxiety and self confidence. Michelle is an expert and I completely trust...

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by Joely C

Would highly recommend Michelle as a yoga teacher for kids. My son loved the groups - especially the relaxation at the end, which is so unusual for him!

5 out of 5

by Carolyn T

Brilliant day. A lovely group of people and the parents and the kids enjoyed the activities. There was mindfulness, movement and connection and it all felt wonderful.

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by Claire G

A lovely, kind and nurturing space, perfect for connection, relaxation and fun. Thank you Michelle and team for creating such a welcoming space. We loved everything from the crafts, to yoga, to massag...

5 out of 5

by Joely C

My son had “fun”!! Which is high praise from him.

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by Dana L

My daughter really enjoyed her session with Michelle- highly recommend.

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by Claire G

Siena had a fabulous time at Rise Up Kids Yoga this morning. She said her favourite parts of the session were the yoga poses, the relaxation and the snacks! Michelle, you are so kind, nurturing and cr...


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