Your journey to self discovery with Elysia Wellness Retreat.


Our Team of Experts

Movement Coach

Adrienne Simpson (Addy) is a Movement Coach who inspires fun through movement & exercise to ignite tangible results. Her passion for dance along with many other high & low-intensity activities on The Program, 1 on 1 PT’s & sharing the journey of the guest experience is what sets her soul on fire.


Cath has worked in the counselling industry for over 20 years with a background in nursing and has tertiary qualifications in counselling. Areas of counselling Cath specialises in restoring and improving quality of life and relationships. Clients can gain strategies to manage areas of their lives they would like to be more resilient in and feel empowered.

Naturopath & Yoga Teacher

Gina is a Naturopath & Yoga Teacher with Elysia Wellness Retreat. She has been in professional clinical practice for over 20 years in Sydney. Gina specialises in dietary advice, weight maintenance, hormonal issues, and adrenal/stress exhaustion concerns. 

Physiotherapy, Personal Training, Wellness Coaching, Swim Stroke & Running Correction

Mel has been part of the Elysia team since 2004. With Elysia being home for such a long time, many returning guests feel like family and she loves seeing the results of previous stays when guests pop in for a second, third or fourth visit. As a physiotherapist with a Masters Degree in Sports Physiotherapy as well as qualifications in personal training and wellness coaching.

Executive Chef

Corryne Parkhill has been delivering incredible nutritional experiences within the wellness industry for over 15 years. Corryne formed an integral part of the kitchen at the renowned, award-winning Golden Door Health Retreat, Hunter Valley since its inception in 2004, where she honed her specialty culinary skills and saw her passion for healthy eating flourish.

Chinese Medicine Practitioner

Dean Monk is a Registered Chinese Medicine Practitioner with over 33 years’ experience and holds a Master of Traditional Chinese Medicine (University of Western Sydney), Bachelor of Arts (Griffith University), Diploma of Traditional Chinese Medicine (Academy of Traditional Chinese Medicine, Melbourne).

We are pleased to announce that Elysia Wellness Retreat will be reopening on Friday 5 November 2021. We look forward to seeing you again soon.