Teacher Information

First Name

Gina

Last Name

Macauley

Nickname

Gina-Macauley

Yoga Information

Biography

Bio

Gina’s Yoga journey began in the late 80s as a student and she has been teaching since 2009. Over her years of practice she discovered that there is no one style that best suits her body all the time and it is this philosophy that she brings to her teaching, giving her students the benefit of her combined influences to discover how best to work with their own body and mind to achieve their lifestyle goals.

Today, Gina mostly teacher a therapeutic style of yoga. Her general therapeutic classes are hatha based and are suitable for most students. They include postures (asana), breathing (pranayama), relaxation and some meditation. The classes aims to nourish your entire body and mind, to help you feel centred, focused and balanced. Various levels of postures are offered to cater for a variety of student abilities.

Gina is also a Yoga Australia registered mentor. She can support new teachers to get up and running and to find their own teaching groove, support seasoned teachers with exploring new ways of sharing their yoga joy and she can assist with advise on running retreats or a yoga business having run her own studio and many retreats over many years.

Gina has an Advanced Diploma in Yoga Teaching through the Academy of Yoga Learning, a Graduate Certificate in Yoga Therapy through the Australian Institute of Yoga Therapy and is a Certified iRest® Yoga Nidra teacher. Over the years, she has been inspired by many teachers from around the world and can draw on a depth of knowledge to support her students. Gina is a Senior registered teacher with Yoga Australia, a Yoga Australia registered yoga therapist, and a C-IAYT certified yoga therapist with the International Association of Yoga Therapists. She has served on the Yoga Australia Victorian Committee and is continually studying and practicing Yoga.