All therapies begin with an aromatherapy foot bath & only authentic herbal infused Ayurvedic oils are used in our massages.
The Maiaveda massage experience is nothing short of divine, tailored specifically for the individual’s holistic needs. It is a choreographed warm herbal oil massage that is designed to bring sustenance to the tissues, deep relaxation to the muscles and calmness to the mind. Our unique Maiaveda Signature full-body massage incorporates Marma Point therapy, Reiki, reflexology, chakra balancing, detoxification techniques, trigger point work (acupressure), and includes a scalp and facial massage working with key meridians, selecting Ayurvedic oils specifically for you and any imbalances. Each body type is unique, so the oil combinations are blended with specific herbs and essential oils to meet your special needs.
Choose either 75 minutes $130 or 90 minutes $155.
Therapeutic Ayurvedic herbal plants are crushed in a traditional pestle and mortar and cooked in rice and milk, then tied into a muslin cloth which forms the medium for this therapy, known in India as a bolus or compress. Warm, medicated herbalised oil is applied to the body, the hot herbal compresses are then worked into the tissue and muscle using a pummelling action. Not only nourishing, strengthening and rejuvenating but also a very beneficial therapy for arthritis sufferers and sports enthusiasts as it addresses stiffness and swelling in joints, inflamed and overworked muscles.
Allow 75 minutes, $150.
Body Exfoliation rids the skin of dead cells, stimulates the immune system, detoxifies, promotes circulation and stimulates lymphatic circulation, creating lustrous and soft, vibrant skin. Garshan is a traditional Ayurvedic dry massage with a special silk glove that can be done as an alternative to an oil massage. It is especially recommended for those trying to lose weight and those with Kapha predominance. By stimulating the connective tissues, metabolism and blood circulation are improved and impurities are removed more quickly and easily. It also helps in the prevention and reduction of cellulite and helps to illuminate the skin.
Allow 45 minutes $85.
Consider combining with Udvartana (herbal powder massage) 75 minutes $135.
Great for weight loss, cellulite and Kapha imbalances especially when a series of therapies are taken over 3-7 days.
Detox Package: Dry Brush, Herbal Powder Massage & Steam Therapy (75 minutes) $110 for multiple sessions.
Udvartana softens the skin leaving it with a lustrous glow. The stimulating Ayurvedic herbal powder massage helps to enliven and revitalize the skin, smooth away fat deposits and improve circulation and digestion. Udvartana helps open the circulatory channels, facilitating metabolic activities, eliminating excessive perspiration and body odour and improving the complexion of the skin. One of the most effective Kapha reducing treatments in Ayurvedic weight loss programs. Udvartana offers optimal benefits after a series of therapies from 3-7+ days.
Allow 45 minutes $90.
Choose to do with Garshan (exfoliating massage) 75 minutes, $135.
Detox Package: Dry Brush, Herbal Powder Massage & Steam Therapy (75 minutes) $110 for multiple sessions.
The head, neck and shoulders are all energy centres where tension is most likely to accumulate. They are gently, firmly and rhythmically massaged whilst lying down not seated, until the pressure begins to fade using aromatic oils tailored to your needs. A blissful experience which helps alleviate headaches, stress, anxiety and depressive conditions. Allow 50 minutes, $95.
If you wish, your therapist can spend an additional 20 minutes massaging your lower legs and feet to help ground you back into the present moment soothing any tired legs and sore feet; 70 minutes, $120 includes an aromatherapy foot soak.
Hot stones are placed on pressure points while the body is massaged with hot Ayurvedic oil. A highly relaxing, stress-reducing massage where the use of stones allows the therapist to address problem areas with deeper pressure.
Allow 90 minutes, $160.
The classic full body Ayurvedic rejuvenating and detoxifying massage therapy using warm medicinal oils chosen specifically for your dosha. Traditionally performed to increase circulation, promote lymphatic drainage and ultimately to preserve a youthful, vital and supple body. Massage affects your whole being – physically, emotionally and mentally. Improves overall appearance of the skin.
Allow 75 minutes, $135.
Ayurvedic Foot Reflexology at its finest. This treatment includes a soothing aromatic foot soak, exfoliation, and massage on both the feet and lower legs. Slowly and methodically, the toes, feet, ankles and calves are massaged with the small Kansa Vatki copper bowl. This is followed by a sequence of Marma (acupressure) massage, which helps to detoxify and re-balance the body’s energies. According to Ayurveda healthy feet are one of the keys to overall wellbeing.
Allow 45 minutes, $85.
Second & Third Trimester
Relaxes tense muscles, improves circulation and mobility, bringing a sense of well-being to mother and baby. Ideal for a pre-baby pick me up.
Allow 75 minutes, $120.
There are times when a pregnancy massage is not recommended, and if you have any doubts it is always wise to seek the opinion of your medical professional. Pregnancy cushion available for your added comfort.
Stimulate your senses to boost your body and motivate the mind. Using essential oils from plants, flowers, seeds and leaves, aromatherapy massage benefits from two absorption points – the skin and the nose. As your massage begins, the oils start to work immediately. They quickly penetrate the skin and become absorbed into the bloodstream, loosening muscles and helping to release any suppressed tension you have. As the essences evaporate, you’ll also begin to inhale them subconsciously sending messages to your brain encouraging your mind to work together with your body, and sending you into a complete harmonious balance both emotionally and physically.
30 minutes $65, 60 minutes $105, 90 minutes $150 (includes aromatherapy foot bath & herbal relax tea)
Inspired by the ancient Hawaiian “dance of massage”, energy flow is combined with fluid, fast-paced, rhythmic motion to achieve a deep sense of balance and harmony.
Lomi Lomi is a holistic healing tradition beyond simple massage. Lomi Lomi is a restorative Hawaiian full body massage that works gently yet deeply into the muscles with continuous, flowing strokes. It helps to relieve physical pain and emotional distress. Through its rhythm and patterns it activates meridians and energy points, releases energetic blocks and allows the body’s own healing process to take over. Allow 60 minutes, $120.
Slow strokes and deep pressure work on tight areas to release specific muscle tension and restore flexibility. A therapeutic massage using techniques that work deeper into the muscle and connective tissue to release chronic tension which might have developed from injury or overuse. 30 minutes $65, 45 minutes $90, 60 minutes $105. Health Rebate Available.
Begins with a hot stone aromatherapy foot bath and scrub, then feet and lower legs are massaged slowly and soothingly with herbalised massage oil, and we finish with a rejuvenating hand massage while seated fully dressed in our comfy recliner. Designed to heal, de-stress, and relax your soul & soles, enjoy while gently sipping a cup of healing Ayurvedic herbal organic tea. Allow 45 minutes, $85.
Massage therapy can act as a stress buster for children, even when they have passed the stage of infancy. Children have their own exposure to stress, which can come from school, dealing with grief, puberty, family circumstances, or even playtime with their peers. This stress can cause imbalance in the immune system and hormonal imbalances as well. Massage practised regularly especially on the head, hands and feet can help a child reduce stress, which can in turn may help the child to sleep better. The reduction in stress of children boosts the immune system and its ability to resist diseases.
Usually performed fully clothed, each experience will be holistically tailored for each unique child and their individual needs.
Allow 20-30 minutes (includes a warm foot bath) approx. $20-$50 (4-12 years, sliding scale based on age).
These ancient therapies are designed to support purification, balance & rejuvenation of the nervous system. Through the specific type, quantity and application of medicinal & essential oils, these traditional treatments have a profound, nutritive effect on the "subtle body".
Reflexology is an energy-based form of massage. A system of massage that balances the inner organs of the body and activates the healing powers of the body by stimulating specific points on the feet. It is suitable for all age groups, and it brings relief from a wide range of acute and chronic conditions by promoting self-healing. Many people find it beneficial to continue with regular sessions in order to maintain health and well-being. With ever-increasing levels of stress in our life, Reflexology helps us to cope with physical, mental and emotional stresses thereby encouraging us to heal from health conditions. Benefits of unblocking energy channels is a great purification, rejuvenating and revitalising therapy to promote improved health and vitality. Includes hot towels. Client remains full clothed during their session.
Allow 75 mins $120 (includes an aromatherapy foot bath)
An ancient art of natural healing which utilises a gentle yet powerful “hands-on” channelling of life force energy, bringing a sense of wholeness, peace and well-being and deep relaxation. Reiki is a wonderful tune up for the entire body, restoring harmony to body, mind and soul. It is an excellent accompaniment to a relaxation massage. In this therapy, life force energy is directed by the practitioner in a particular pattern, to restore the body. This gentle subtle body healing massage starts from the head and makes its way through seven chakras (energy centres) of the body. Wear loose comfortable clothing.
Allow 60 minutes $85
A gentle but effective therapy originating from ancient times. Ear Candling is an ideal way to help relieve conditions such as headaches, migraines, ear aches, tinnitus, compacted ear wax, glue ear, sinus problems, stress & many more.
Treatment requires a pair of specialised hollow candles that have a relaxing aroma of honey, sage, St John’s Wort & chamomile. They have been lovingly crafted by hand from cotton & beeswax in line with the tradition. This treatment is inclusive of both a Marma Point Therapy head massage and lymphatic drainage massage of the decollete, face, ears, neck & scalp to enhance the effects of the candling.
Allow 60 minutes $70.
Nasya is an effective Ayurvedic remedy for clearing the nasal passages and supporting healthy sinuses. This treatment begins with a facial steam and is followed by a face and neck massage. Then, herbal oils are administered into the nose to help heal the sinuses.
This classical Ayurvedic therapy is used for allergies, snoring, sinusitis, sleep apnea and headaches. It is praised in yoga for its profound effects on increasing mental focus and meditation. This therapy also is known to have profound effects on our emotions, desires and memories.
Allow 45 mins $70
This is a very effective treatment for lower back ache, sciatica, stiffness, pelvic and other lumbar-sacral pain. A dam made of besan flour is placed on the lower back and special herbalised warm oil is gently poured into it for a prescribed duration. Includes an Abhyanga massage of the back. The local Marma points are energized, and the warm herbal oil soothes the pain. This treatment increases the circulation in the region, and both nourishes and strengthens the muscles and nerves.
Allow 75 minutes. $140. Includes Steam Therapy (Swedana).
This full body steam from the neck down infuses dosha specific herbs and heat to detoxify and purify the body, great support for weight loss programs, and enhances the effects of any massage tenfold – feel rejuvenated.
Allow 30 minutes $55
Offering relief from stress, anxiety, headaches, hormone imbalance or insomnia…a profoundly relaxing & blissful experience.
Shirodhara is a gentle, yet profound treatment that works specifically on balancing and stabilising the activity of the mind. Warm, dosha-specific herbal oils are beautifully streamed over the Ajna Chakra or third eye, taking the participant on a journey deep inside. This helps bring balance to the mind and the emotions, and is balancing to the nervous system; creating feelings of relaxation and delight.
What does it involve?
Shirodhara involves the precise pouring of warm, specially medicated herbal oil upon the forehead, specifically over the “brow chakra”. The treatment begins with your choice of massage which aids the body to induce an optimum relaxative state to receive Shirodhara and feel the profound benefits.
How oily will my hair be after the treatment?
Your hair will be left very oily after a treatment. We request that you bring a scarf or old beanie/hat to wear home – it is advised to not expose your head to the elements after the treatment. We encourage you to keep the medicated oil in the hair for at least two hours, this not only deeply conditions your hair but also extends the benefits of the treatment.
How will I feel afterwards?
You will feel deeply and profoundly relaxed. If you’ve been overdoing it lately, this treatment will definitely calm your nervous system and rejuvenate the whole body. It is highly recommended that your take time to rest afterwards and not schedule too much for the rest of the day so you can experience the full benefits of this blissful state.
When should I avoid having shirodhara?
You should avoid having a shirodhara if you are suffering from a cold, fever, diarrhoea, menstruation, or any acute illness.
Shirodhara only: 60 minutes, $120.
You can also choose to combine your Shirodhara session with an Abhyanga Detoxification Massage $240; a Shiroabhyanga (Indian Head Massage) $210; or our Maiaveda Signature Massage, which combines Marma Point Therapy with deep tissue style massage technique, $240.
A relaxing, gentle yet powerful massage that stimulates the body’s own immune system and healing power. Cupping is a method of removing stagnation from the body and improving energy pathways.
75 minutes $125
90 minutes $150
(includes soothing footbath)
Available every Monday and Saturdays with qualified Remedial Massage Therapist, Rene’ Morelli
Remedial Massage & Cupping combination also available (Claim Health Rebate for remedial massage).
A formatted yoga class just like a public yoga class, including pranayama (breathing techniques), asanas (poses) and deep relaxation, but with one on one attention to maximize the benefits of your yoga practice according to your individual needs.
Allow 60 mins, $80.
Allow one of our amazing teachers to take you on a journey to the self with a Guided Meditation. During this service, the teacher will lead you through an opening meditation, followed by brief quietude with your self, and then you will be slowly guided out of the meditation.
Either 30 minutes, $40 or with Yoga Nidra 60 minutes, $80.
Promotes the free flow of energy throughout the body. Blockages in the flow of this vital energy will eventually result in mental, emotional, and/or physical illness. By removing blockages, we enable body, mind, and spirit to function optimally.
30 minutes, $50, with Reiki 60 minutes $85
Thai Massage is an ancient form of therapeutic healing that has roots in the Indian systems of Yoga and Ayurvedic medicine. It is a truly wonderful experience for both giver and receiver as deep healing occurs in a space of presence and meditation. In a unique way, Thai Massage blends elements of acupressure, Yoga, reflexology, physiotherapy, meditation, energy healing, chiropractic and Ayurveda. It is a combination of acupressure, asanas, stretching, palming, thumbing and gentle twisting. This helps in ushering back the balance in the body, deepens the connection between mind, body and spirit, in the giver and receiver.
Allow 60 minutes $90 (discount available on multiple bookings). Wear loose comfortable clothing. Relieves stress and eases pain caused by fibromyalgia, arthritis and overworked muscles.
For an individualised healing session with Marye O’Brien our Founder, call to make an appointment.
Achieve balance, peace and harmony, create your personal transformational pathway to living consciously.
(First consultation $170 [90 mins], additional sessions $135)
Marye O’Brien is a gifted healer and Vedic Counsellor. Your private session may include Intuitive Energy Healing, Sound Medicine, Reiki and Chakra Balancing, an Ayurvedic lifestyle and nutritional consultation. Discover your authentic self. Are you ready for meaningful change?
Ayurveda is a tradition that offers grace and vitality. Beauty, in this tradition, is a sign of inner harmony. We only use chemical-free, herbal, ethically produced and certified organic Ayurvedic skincare products.
Each Ayurvedic facial is devised in such a way so as to provide complete skin care without using harsh chemical products that can cause more harm than good. All Ayurvedic facial care treatments and procedures make use of natural oils and elements closest to nature in order to relax the skin, open blocked pores, cleanse, detoxify, nourish and hydrate the skin. A holistic therapy which aims to promote harmony and balance in the body.
This face renewal experience includes a brief consultation whilst enjoying a warm aromatic foot soak, and uses pure essential oils, botanical extracts and herbs along specific energy points on the face, neck and shoulders (marma points) to help restore balance, stimulate lymphatic drainage, relax and relieve stress lines. ease neck and shoulder tension, and imparts a healthy, youthful glow to the skin. Recommended once a month, or as needed.
Allow 60 mins $120 (includes head, neck, shoulder & hand massage).
A transforming 90 minute, 5 step process treatment. The unique combination of a gentle, balancing polarity touch; marma (vital energy) points, and a stimulating face, neck, shoulder, scalp and ear massage together with customised aromatic oils or lotions chosen specifically for your doshic skin type.
Your experience is deeply calming, refreshing, re-energising and rejuvenates the skin and brings deeper balance to the whole body. The session is combined with a consultation whilst enjoying a warm aromatic foot soak, product advice and skin analysis, cleanse, exfoliation, face mask and massage, toning, moisturising and time for relaxation, sipping a herbal healing tea.
Allow 90 mins $145. (Includes upper back cleanse, head, neck, shoulder, hand & foot massage)
This treatment can be extended by an additional 60 minutes to include a Shirodhara where a warm gentle flowing stream of herbalised oil over the forehead induces a deeply calm, blissful relaxed mind-body. 2.5 hour package $245.
Imagine a relaxing scalp massage using rich luxurious, organic, ayurvedic oil applied to the roots and ends of your hair. Next, a pure natural infusion of herbs poured over your scalp, cleaning and nourishing each strand as it works its way down your hair. Finally, your hair is treated with the sweet, intoxicating scent of Sambraani, a traditional incense used throughout the homes and temples of India.
Amazingly, women in Far Eastern countries treat themselves to this opulent ritual almost daily. Maiaveda presents the Ayurvedic Hair Ritual, an amazing natural process used to cleanse nourish and scent the hair, scalp and mind.
Allow 60 mins $110. Incudes mini Shiroabhyanga (Indian Head Massage)
Bring your skin back into a state of pure balance. Dry, oily, ageing, uneven, sensitive and acneic skin conditions can all be addressed with a customised Ayur Healing Organic Skincare (exclusive to Maiaveda) facial treatment. The best combination of products, personalised aromas and techniques are selected to move your skin toward balance and reveal its natural beauty.
Express 30 minutes $70 OR allow 60 minutes $130
A soothing face, scalp, hand and foot massage using herbalised oils and lotions is included in this sensory journey of re-balancing your energy.