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Economics of Happiness Pilgrimage

Thu 19th Mar 2020, 8:30 am - Fri 27th Mar 2020, 9:00 pm


FREE - $2400 AUD + BF

FREE - $2400 AUD + BF

Happy Spaces

Economics of Happiness Pilgrimage

Date and Time

Thu 19th Mar 2020, 8:30 am - Fri 27th Mar 2020, 9:00 pm
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The Rites of Passage Institute
10 Coopers Ln S, Main Arm NSW 2482, Australia

Event description

MARCH Thu 19 - Fri 27

Byron Bay & Northern Rivers Hinterland

An eight day inner and outer journey amongst the abundant coastal and hinterland landscape and communities of the Byron Bay and Northern Rivers Area.

The pilgrimage will be anchored in the context of the Economics of Happiness festival and beliefs, which will be the platform for participant inspiration and education. 

The festival (March 20 – 22) will be the starting point and prevailing context for the pilgrimage, grounding participants in the need for locally based, community-minded economies and the scalable impact of this vision.

Pilgrimage Inclusions

  • Eight day guided journey
  • Economics of Happiness Festival (3 days)
  • Local enterprises and activities
  • Nature experiences
  • Mindfulness and Wellbeing program
  • Accomodation at the Rites of Passage Institute

This program will advocate and support the teachings of the EOH conference and also the global organiser of the event, Local Futures www.localfutures.org and the values of Gross National Happiness and www.grossnationalhappiness.com

The tour will be facilitated by Matt Lawrence (Happy Spaces) and Ash Buchanan (Cohere


Economics of Happiness Conference Outline

Economics of Happiness Documentary (Abridged)

Helena Norberg Hodge Economics of Happiness TEDx Talk 

Refund Policy

All cancellations must be received in writing to hello@happyspaces.com.au Refunds will be given according to the following schedule; $600 is non refundable. Participants will receive a 75% refund if requested 60 days or more before the course, and a 50% refund if requested after 60 days. No refunds will be issued less than 30 days in advance. Submission of your payment indicates your acceptance of the cancellation policy. No other refunds or credits are available. Please contact us if extenuating circumstances apply and other refund terms may be considered on a case-by-case basis.

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