Terms & Conditions

+ Waiver

Hills Yoga Castle Hill

In order to participate in any yoga event related sessions, classes, workshops, retreats or any events at Hills Yoga you acknowledge and agree to the following terms and conditions;

Yoga is safe and beneficial when practiced conscientiously and consciously. Every possible care will be taken by your teacher for your wellbeing. However they cannot be responsible for improper practice and/or previous injuries at any time. Yoga is not a substitute for medical attention, examination, diagnosis or treatment. Yoga is not recommended and is not safe under certain medical conditions. Your teacher should be informed before class begins of any recent injury, illness, surgery or commencement of pregnancy.

 

You understand that yoga includes physical movements and as in the case with any physical activity/sports, the risk of injury, even serious or disabling, is always present and cannot be entirely eliminated. If you experience any pain or discomfort, you will listen to your body, adjust the posture and ask for support from the teacher. You understand that it is your responsibility to consult with a medical practitioner prior to beginning yoga. You are fully responsible for your practice and any risks, injuries or damages, known or unknown, which you might incur as a result of your participation in yoga classes, workshops, retreats or any other events offered by Hills Yoga and its teachers.

You agree to irrevocably release and waive any claims that you have now or may hereafter have against the teachers of Hills Yoga.

 

Photographs

Hills Yoga may at times photogragh an event and may use the photos for advertising material/social media/articles etc…

I you do not wish your face to be shown on photos please email us.

 

Payments

Payments can be made:

  • At the studio by cash, Visa or Mastercards

  • Online by Visa, MasterCard or Paypal

Minimum credit card payment is $30.00

When paying at the studio you must make payment before class starts.

Casual rate for a weekly yoga class is $25.00 and must be paid cash at the studio on the day.

Class Passes

All Passes are non-refundable and non-transferrable.

Attendance to classes requires payment or a Pass. If you do not have your Pass or receipt of payment then the Casual rate applies.

Expired Passes are not accepted.

Passes can be used at all our weekly classes. You can make up missed classes within the same Term. 

Passes cannot be used for Events such as pregnancy, courses, intensives, workshops or special classes. A new payment is required and advised at the time.

 

Term Passes cannot be extended into the following Term. No refunds will be given for unused classes.

In exceptional circumstances alternative arrangements can be made. You will need to contact the office and a medical certificate will be required for prolonged/serious illness. 

 

​Passes bought online are to be collected at the studio. An email will be sent to you with details.

Please show your online receipt to your teacher if your Pass is not yet available.

Receipts are on request. Please let us know if you need one to claim on your health fund

University/TAFE Term Pass

 

Discounted Passes for UNI/TAFE full-time students are bought in class. A current student id is required.

Cancellations by Hills Yoga

If any Event attracts less than 5 students, or a term class consistently attracts less than 5 students, it may be cancelled. Event participants will be given a full refund and notified by email prior to the event.

Attendance

In cases of a medical condition, heart/back problems, recent surgery or injury, etc.… it is the responsibility of the student to obtain their doctors approval and clearance before starting yoga or continuing yoga.

 

Pregnant students are not permitted in our regular weekly classes. Please check our pregnancy classes. Yoga is not recommended in the 1st trimester of pregnancy. In case of complication or previous history of miscarriage, your doctor's approval is required before starting yoga.

 

Teens are not permitted in our regular weekly classes. Please check our Teens Yoga page.

 

Students must attend classes at their level of practice. We reserve the rights to ask a new student to drop a level or attend our Beginners course. If you are new to Hills Yoga please check our class levels or call the office for advice.

Events

A place is secured by full payment only prior to any Events starting.

 

Workshops & Intensives are non refundable & non-transferrable. In case of exceptional circumstances, please contact the office to make alternative arrangements. A medical certificate will be required for illness. Cancellation incurs a $30 administration fee.

 

Courses are non-refundable but can be transferred to the next available course.

We reserve the right to limit the quantities of any events that we offer. Once the Event is full no further bookings will be acceptable and a wait list will be available.

Walk-ins will not be accepted. If you have gone past the booking cut off time you may be able to attend if there is space available. Please contact the office. 

Conditions for our retreats go to: www.hillsyoga.net.au/retreats

Modifications to Services and Prices

Whenever possible students are advised by newsletter of any changes related to classes, events, prices etc... before they are implemented. However we reserve the right at any time and without notice to modify or discontinue a service such as times/days of classes or an event. All descriptions of pricing of products or services, replacement or relocation of teachers on our timetable are subject to change at anytime without notice at the sole discretion of Hills Yoga.

Accuracy, Completeness of Information

The information contained in this website is for general information purposes only. We are not responsible if information made available on this site is not accurate, complete or current. Any reliance on the material on this site is at your own risk. We reserve the right to modify the contents of this site at any time, but we have no obligation to update any information on our site.

 

You need to make your own enquiries to determine if the information or products are appropriate for your intended use.

Conditions of Entry

As a condition of entry, Hills Yoga and its teachers reserve the right, in their absolute discretion, to refuse entry and or participation in any class to any person under the influence of alcohol or any substance that may affect their ability or behavior towards other class members, teachers or visitors, any person whose behavior is disruptive or offensive towards class members, teachers or visitors.