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Improve your Public Speaking Workshop with David Pooch

July 7, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - July 9, 2017 @ 2:00 pm

All confidence levels welcome! On this fun weekend your public speaking confidence and skills WILL improve. Guaranteed. A supportive environment with proven Toastmaster techniques will help your speaking. Find your voice!

**Special for locals $70** Meals included but not accommodation. Full registration including accommodation $150.


“I found toast masters public speaking course a fun weekend. Challenging in a safe and supportive group setting, with lots of laughs. I learned to use and be encouraged by the nervous butterflies in my belly and have since not backed down from the podium…”
– Guy Nicholls



About David Pooch:

Dave is a long time Wangapeka member and past president of an Auckland Toastmasters Club.



$175  ($150 if registered and paid in full more than 7 days before the workshop starts). This is brilliant value as it includes accommodation, food and a cook.


If using Paypal please add 5% of the total cost and include with your payment to cover Paypal’s fees – many thanks.


To register please fill out our online registration form


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*Please consider becoming a Wangapeka member – click here for details.


Enquiries about the workshop: email Dave: dpooch@me.com

Enquiries about the Wangapeka Study and Retreat Centre: email Faith wangapekacentre@gmail.com


July 7, 2017 @ 6:00 pm
July 9, 2017 @ 2:00 pm
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Welcome to the Wangapeka Study and Retreat Centre. We are located in the foothills of the Southern Alps overlooking the Wangapeka River, about an hour and a half drive SW of Nelson, New Zealand.

We have meditation retreats throughout the year, have huts available for solo retreats, and welcome bookings from external groups. There are also opportunities available to work on our land. Come and enjoy this uniquely vibrant and beautiful centre.

The Wangapeka Study and Retreat Meditation Centre is a Universalist centre home to a wide range of teachings, paths, and studies. Retreats are held on Mindfulness, Vipassana Insight, Heart based practices, Loving Kindness, Calm-abiding, Metta Compassion, Movement, Yoga, Dance, Feldenkrais, Wellness, Wellbeing, Archetypal Integration, Western Mysticism, Non-Duality, Dzogchen, Mahamudra, Mahayana and Vajrayana teachings with Empowerments and Sadhana Practice.

The Wangapeka is a purpose built retreat centre, with fresh clean air and beautiful vistas. It is very quiet and ideal for respite, stress relief and deep meditation. We have a meditation hall, solo retreat huts, a main hall for dining and community, and a fully catered kitchen and an onsite vegetable garden. Many people visit from all over the world to meditate and enjoy the beauty of the centre.

355 Wangapeka River Rd
R.D.2. Wakefield 7096
New Zealand
Phone: +64 3 522 4221

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