BioBasics Journey from the part to the whole

Event Info


Friday, May 3, 2024


Journey from the Part to the Whole.  A didactic & laboratory exploration into the principles and practice of The Biodynamic Model.

BioBasics courses create a supportive space for participants to explore their perceptual experience and feel part of an osteopathic family interested in experiencing and palpating the beauty and perfection that Drs Still and Sutherland both wrote about.

Biobasics courses are open to any undergraduate osteopathy student and graduate osteopaths from all backgrounds who would like to explore traditional osteopathy. No previous skill or training is required. The course provides a rich experience for undergraduates as well as experienced practitioners.

The next course will be held at the beautiful Aanuka Breakfree Resort, located in a picturesque beachfront Coffs Harbour site.

11 Firman Drive Coffs Harbour (10 min drive airport, $25 shuttle)

Onsite accomodation includes king bed, spa bath and kitchenette $200pn

Contact the resort directly to book accommodation at

The course is held over 2 days, 3-4 May and features guest lecturers and tutors. To meet your lectures and tutors, visit

The student to tutor ratio is 2:1 which allows individual guidance and mentoring. All teaching staff have more than 10yrs experience, most have more than 20yrs.

The format is 3-4 sessions per day containing a short lecture then a practical. The emphasis is on gaining hands-on experience in palpating the inherent forces of the body to enable diagnosis and treatment.


Learning objectives

  • Develop your skills of subtle palpation and the value of listening hands
  • Expand your understanding of the inherent processes of healing and repair
  • Deepen your understanding of the profound function of breathing
  • Explore the value of true rest and it's restorative function
  • Learn skills you can immediately implement