At Yoga Synergy, all our teachers receive individual training from Yoga Synergy Directors Simon Borg-Olivier and Bianca Machliss. This means that, no matter which class you attend, you’ll always benefit from the same in-depth understanding of yoga theory and practice and a high standard of instruction.

Of course, all our instructors also bring their own unique background, set of strengths and personality to their classes. To learn more about their particular skills and areas of interest, click on one of the instructors below. We’d love to introduce them to you.


Yoga Synergy Founders

Simon Borg-Olivier
Simon Borg-Oliver

“I use yoga to encourage the circulation of energy and consciousness throughout my body. I feel more whole and it enables me to be in greater harmony with everything around me.”


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Registered with Yoga Australia
Certified IAYT Yoga Therapist

Bianca Machliss
Bianca Machliss

“What I value most about yoga is how good it makes me feel, regardless of what else is going on in my life. It provides a space where I can re-establish a sense of balance.”


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Registered with Yoga Australia
 

 

Yoga Synergy Studio Teachers

Danny May
Danny May

“It gives me great pleasure when my students find their practice satisfying and, even more so, when it makes them feel something on an emotional or spiritual level.”


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Registered with Yoga Australia

Verity Gill
Verity Gill

“Yoga is more than performing a series of postures. It’s a process of self-observation that leads to inner stillness and focus. Yoga gives me the chance to be present in each moment. ”


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Piotr Bozym
Piotr Bozym

“What I value most about yoga is the equilibrium it provides. I enjoy the challenge of a physically demanding posture and I understand the importance of working within your body’s limits.”


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Eriko Watanabe
Eriko Watanabe

“I became a yoga teacher because I wanted to share the excitement of discovering yoga as I genuinely believe in the benefits, knowledge and joy it’s given me.”


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Registered with Yoga Australia

Joss Best
Joss Best

“Practising yoga gives me that glorious moment to be calm, steady. and present in a world that’s often spinning wildly around, giving me strength, courage and focus.”


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Catherine Svacha
Catherine Svacha

“I get so much joy from contributing to our community, being a yoga teacher is a dream come true, sharing what I love and being of service. ”


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Rebecca Shaw
Rebecca Shaw

“I believe the freedom and happiness we create through the practice of yoga enables us to share these qualities with others. Do what you love and love what you do is certainly a reality for me.”


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Tamara Moffat
Tamara Moffat

“Yoga gives me a feeling of lightness, bliss and balance. ”


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Marine Geraud
Marine Geraud

“For a number of years I had been exploring different eastern traditions and meditation practices, but it wasn’t until I did my first yoga class that I felt like I had found something profound. Something I knew was going to be part of the rest of my life.”


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Annabelle Sims
Annabelle Sims

“In a fast paced and physically demanding world, Yoga is a way to soothe the mind and body. I’m passionate about sharing the benefits of Yoga with everyone regardless of age, flexibility or fitness..”


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Kensey Brydson
Kensey Brydson

“No matter what else is happening in my life, when I’m doing yoga, I can focus on one thing that brings me peace. It allows me to know more about who I am, which then extends to the world around me.”


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Prenatal Teacher

Lilian Rytt
Lilian Rytt

“”Working with pregnant women and offering them the benefits of Yoga during this precious time fills me with joy.”


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Robbie Solomon
Robbie Solomon

“Yoga brings me into the present moment; it gives me energy, and makes me feel grounded and light of heart. Yoga also brings me a sense of physical freedom.”


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Yin, Pilates and Q-Flow Teachers

Sandy Edwards
Sandy Edwards

“Yoga isn’t about perfection, or fitness. It’s about function. Function allows flow. Flow is release and power. It’s a lifeline to health and sanity, and I’m happy to throw this lifeline to others, with joy. ”


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Rachel Reed

Rachel Reed

“I became interested in yoga and Pilates when I realised I needed some body, mind and spirit nurturing. I became a Pilates instructor because once I started to practice it, it just felt so right.”


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Beverley Kampel

Beverley Kampel

“I became a teacher because I love to share my passion for my beautiful meditative practice, which combines the principles and philosophies of yoga, tai chi and qi-gong.”


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