Phoenix Team

Our community of teachers and treatment practitioners are passionate about your commitment to a healthy lifestyle.

All teachers have completed certified teacher training and mentoring programs, and regularly participate in training presented by local and international teachers to develop new skills and expand their knowledge.

Additionally, all teachers have had special coaching at Phoenix to bring you structurally consistent movement in every session.

Click on any of the Phoenix Yoga teachers below to read their bio and see their teaching and self-care times.



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Sanjay Lavoipierre

Director / Teacher / Healer / Mentor

If you would like to step into something a little more challenging then Sanjay’s class is for you! Drawing upon his Ashtanga Yoga background Sanjay’s yoga classes will turn you into an athlete, developing strength and stretch within your body and mind.

Dalha & Tashi

Wellbeing Team

Dahla and Tashi (TJ) are the Phoenix welcoming committee, dedicated to providing you with a warm, purring welcome. They also offer some comforting cuddles during savasana at the end of class.

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Jade Walker


Cultivate strength and flexibility in your postures whist using mindfulness and the breath to guide you through your practise with Jade Walker.

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Sandra Auguste


Sandra’s teaching method focuses on the breath, on correct alignment and energy flow, incorporating Pranayama and Meditation techniques. Her classes are nurturing and provide the space needed for students to connect to their breath, body and inner self.

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Emine Gurleyen


Emine Gurleyen's classes focus on developing new and improved physical and mental habits to connect the body and mind.

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Katie Collins


Katie Collins' classes have a feeling of strength and energy, yet leave you feeling grounded and calm.

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Nicole Choo


Nicole Choo’s classes will take you to a place where your body feels open and energised, and where your mind slows, finding a sense of calmness, strength and happiness.

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Jenny Edwards


Connect to mind, body and spirit through moving meditation with Jenny.

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Vandana Rich

Vedic Astrology

Vandana Rich will read your chart according to Vedic Astrology, determining strengths and weaknesses, and imparting vital information from the past, present and future.

Our yoga teachers and treatment practitioners are dedicated to the physical, mental and spiritual growth and healing of all Phoenix Members. 

Relaxing, clean, modern studio space. Very friendly instructors. Love it!!

Bianca Paliaga

Bloody love it! Beautiful studio and lovely people.

Kate Marshall

Have been looking out for a great yoga studio in the eastern suburbs, especially for Ashtanga. This one fits the bill. The studio is fresh & modern and the instructors are really helpful.

Cynthia Lowe