“You are not a drop in the ocean, you are the entire ocean in a drop”     - Rumi


Gillain is a certified KATONAH YOGA® teacher, and a Yoga Alliance Continuing Education Provider® and has been working with with various forms of movement and bodies for over 30 years. This Australian-born mother of three is a sucessful DVD author, model, former Nike Elite Athlete and sought after presenter and personal coach, as well as the owner and founder of Lumines Yoga.

In a lifetime of teaching and learning that has included training celebrities, athletes, and rehabilitating injuries, she practices and studies many of the great traditions she has been exposed to including the philosophy of the Dao, Mother Nature, Kinesiology, the teachings of Vera Stanley Alder, Nevine Michaan, and Sri K. Pattabhi Jois, to name a few.


She has been profoundly affected by her recent studies of Katonah Yoga® and is on a mission to blend a culmination of what she knows to be true, with the magic of this incredibly intelligent material.

Laden with warm humour and insight, infused with Daoist wisdom and real life metaphors, Gillian teaches a practice which brings more meaning and connection to life.  Using her innate ability to read people and her warm attentive style she teaches us to truly embrace not just ourselves, but the world and universe which surrounds us. 


It's about knowing that the universe is perfect.... it's functioning and fitting....and yoga gives me a technique to participate in that intelligence. - Nevine Michaan, Founder Katonah Yoga®


Feed your imagination. Expand your vision.  Inspire your potential .



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