Cancellation and Refund Agreement

These Meditations and workshops are priced to allow this work to be sustainable, with a Cancellation and Refund policy designed to support that too.

Meditation or workshops:
Cancellations are refundable up to 14 days before each Meditation or workshop, minus a $50 admin fee per person.
Within 14 days: a full refund minus $50 admin fee per person will apply if there is someone to fill the vacancy or 50% refund minus $50 admin fee per person if the vacancy cannot be filled.
Within 5 days of the meditation or workshop: no refunds. Sorry!

Cancellations are 100% refundable 28 days before a retreat, minus a $50 admin fee per person.
Within 28 days: a 100% refund will apply if there is someone to fill the vacancy or 50% refund if the vacancy cannot be filled….minus a $50 admin fee per person.
Within 14 days of the retreat: no refunds. Sorry!

Transferring a booking to another date for either meditation, workshops or retreats, will incur a $50 admin fee per person. A change of date within 28 days of your booking date is considered a cancellation. Every effort will be made to fill the vacancy and, if successful, will be considered a date change only.

We understand that illness is unpredictable. If you need to cancel one of our events due to illness, please present a doctor’s certificate to us and we will issue a full refund minus $100 admin fee per person.

To make a cancellation, send a cancellation email to us here.

In the event of Gracias Madre cancelling the event due to unforeseen circumstances, participants will be given a full refund of any course fees paid. Should any such circumstances arise the booking becomes null and void and Gracias Madre and the participant are released from any obligation or recourse, and none of the Gracias Madre team will be liable for any additional expenses that the participant may have already incurred.

If you have a question about the status of your booking then please contact us here



Your well-being is very important to us.

For your own well-being and the consideration of other participants, any person with any of the following conditions must not participate.

Please make an honest assessment.

  • People with a history of psychiatric treatment or mental health issues (please contact us to discuss)
  • People having cardiac treatment or who have cardiovascular issues.
  • People with epilepsy.
  • Pregnant women.
  • Minors – under 18

If you are unsure, please contact us before you register for a meditation.

It is imperative that you avoid certain medications (e.g. blood pressure tablets, anti-depressants, and others) and recreational drugs (eg MDMA) before and after this work in order to avoid detrimental medication interactions. These includes many prescription and over-the-counter pharmaceuticals.

Please contact us immediately if you are taking any medications so we can work out the best course of action for you.

Special note to diabetics: This practice may change the amount of insulin or oral anti-diabetic medication that you need. Please contact us if you are diabetic.

By proceeding through the check-out you are confirming that you, and anyone you are booking for, has carefully made this health assessment and is eligible for participation.