HEALTHY RAW FOOD WORKSHOPS inspire and support people to start their journey toward a healthier way of eating. The workshops teach easy techniques and delicious recipe ideas and are a fun, stress free way to learn how to add more healthy raw food options into everyday life. All recipes are gluten and dairy free with no processed sugar. With these new skills you will have a new found confidence to create delicious healthy nutritious alternatives for you and your family.
Contact: Kerrie Cox. Tel:  0404659237 / /

Join Donna in her home studio (next street to us here at Highland Retreat – a lovely stroll) to experience colour, creativity and a fun day. All your art materials are provided, as well as morning tea and lunch. spend a whole day painting and talking with Donna about art, life and imagination. See Donna’s website for workshop dates; however, if there are a few of you planning a fun weekend here at Highland Retreat, Donna will try and organise a workshop just for you. I promise, you will have an awesome day at her beautiful studio (great views by the way!) and feel free, enlightened and renewed. Contact Donna on 0401835831 / or visit her website:

If you have a partner you wish to impress, maybe want to pop the question or you just want to celebrate a special day, why not do it in style?
High Tea Lades and Wedding Hot Rods have created an old fashioned experience for you to enjoy with your loved one. Imagine being picked up in a Ford Model A vehicle, and being driven to a beautiful picnic destination of your choice within the Byron Bay or Ballina Region, having a Gourmet Picnic presented to you in a old fashioned Picnic Basket, along with a picnic rug for you to enjoy at your leisure.
If you enjoy old fashioned service call Glenda at High Tea Ladies on 0416231596  or email

High Tea Ladies, will come to Highland Retreat, deliver and set up a beautiful High Tea with all the trimmings, using fine china, laced linen and beautiful silverware. Whether you are looking for a Breakfast, Morning Tea, Lunch or Afternoon Tea, there are menu’s and packages to suit each occasion. They even colour theme for your occasion. Packages start from $20 per head. For more information go to

Ceremony Packages available here at Highland Retreat for a wonderfully low cost, making it possible to enjoy the magic and beauty of our valleys while sharing your special day with those you love. All packages include the Celebrant, who will create a personal ceremony, a photographer who will take photos and deliver 8 – 10 edited photos on a USB for you to print, plus the ceremony styling and set up. Contact us for more information so we can help you create magic on your special day. The Cabin is available for our beautiful couples as part of the package. Special accommodation rates in both the Cabin and Guest Wing are also available. Contact us at for more details.

MASSAGES AND BEAUTY TREATMENTS also available either on site or at our wonderful local therapists here in Clunes village. Treat yourself and your loved ones to help create that extra relaxation while enjoying the beauty of Highland Retreat and the picturesque surrounding areas. Contact us at Highland Retreat for more