At the heart of Jungle Love is willing participation. There are many ways to take the experience deeper, from going all out with our UNDERWATER fancy dress theme, to being part of our flash mob or taking part in other workshops, to reducing your environmental impact or to being fully ready to get involved with whatever shenanigans that happen to organically unfold.
Afro Fusion Dance
Join Shian Love on an uplifting, afro-tastic dance journey of delicious tribal beats and booty shaking goodness! Everyone is welcome but be prepared to sweat! Wear something spunky which makes you wanna dance. And water, water is life!
Beats and Brushes - Painting to Music
Music evokes strong emotions and influences our mood. In this workshop, participants will learn how to express yourself through art by responding to the rhythms and composition of a diverse range of music.
Burlesque Life Drawing
A session of lightly facilitated drawing with surrealist model, muse, and dancer From the Woods. The session will flirt with the absurd and the eccentric between exotic costume art, Fusion belly-dance, and 5min-30min poses. Come into the bizarre scene to watch, or better yet - get your scribble o
Capoeira Beginners Workshop
Capoeira, a revolutionary movement, is a Brazilian martial arts that combines aspects of acrobatics, dance and fighting. It was founded in Brazil amongst the slaves as a way of gaining freedom from slavery and keeping fit.
Come Down Calisthenics - Water Aerobics with Meg
Did you wake up this morning aware that your brain resembles a dropped pie? Does your mouth taste like monkey butt? Do you have a sinking feeling of guilt at the bottom of your belly and did not pack any bananas or any high electrolyte sports drink?
Dunkata Body Beats
Body percussion is a musical dance form, using your body as an instrument to produce an array of dynamic sounds and rhythms.
Ella Rose Hoopworld
Come expand your hula hoop skill set and improve coordination and dance in this fun class. We'll focus on trickier techy tricks, throws, flips and double hooping. All ages and skill levels welcomed. If you're a beginner, definitely come to this class!
Fancy Dress - UNDERWATER
Every year on the Saturday is our Fancy Dress day and this year the theme is UNDERWATER.
Release your inner creativity in this workshop, where you’ll learn to make unique boho flower crown in just half an hour! Learn how to make your own flower crown for only $10!
Hip Hop/Beatboxing Workshop with DJ Reks
Australian beat boxing legend, DJ Reks, will take you on an adventure into the world of beat boxing. A well accoladed veteran of Australian Hip Hop, few are more qualified than Reks to introduce others into the world of the human drum kit.
Hula Hoop Making
Make your own hula hoop! Create your own hula hoop design with direction from a local Brisbane Hula Hoop maker. Dance with it on the dance floor and take it home with you as a memory of the best festival of the year!
Hula Vibe Tribe
You don't want to miss this cosmic fusion of dance, music, rhythm and hula hooping. Join Breezy hoops, Yogi Stef and DJ Banhazi for a fun filled jam of hula play and booty shaking.
Ironlak Popup Store
This year’s festival will feature an Ironlak Popup Store situated in the Art Park where anyone can purchase high quality art supplies and unleash their creativity upon the Art Park’s mural boards. Don't feel up to taking on a wall?
Jungle Love Flash Mob
Love to dance? We do too! Join Shian Love for a secret squirrel flashmob dance workshop where she will teach you a fun and simple routine to a big bangin' tune which we will bust out at a surprise time and location during Jungle Love Festival.
Kinbaku literally translates as 'binding tightly', yet in Japan it's actual meaning describes a unique journey... an often unspoken intimate communication achieved through deft utilisation of rope.
LSD Hatha 7.00am Yoga
Kitty Lua will be leading yoga classes from 7am on Friday and Saturday involving long, slow and deep Hatha inspired Asanas (postures) and Pranayama (breath control) to stimulate and invite energy flow through the meridians of the body.
Come learn the magical art of macrame! From being used to make plant hangers to jewellery and tapestries, macrame is an incredibly versatile skill. With the knowledge of macrame, avoid the need of buying products and just make them yourself!
The Lomandra mandala workshop is a relaxed, peaceful workspace to unleash your creative energy. In this workshop you will learn to paint your own mandala using dotting tools on stones, giving you a piece of the festival to take home.
Chloe and the Paper Pots create happy, environmentally friendly, handmade home wares. With a focus on sustainability and conscious consumption she will be hosting a “Paint your own Paper Pot” Workshop.
Rhythmic Vinyasa is the love child of a yoga teacher that loves to dance. It is a guided moving meditation with a playful psychedelic backing track, no mats, no poses or posers and no cheesy quotes.
Slow Flow 6:00am Yoga
Kari from Earth and Art Yoga will be leading two slow and juicy early morning flow routines from 6:00am on Friday and Saturday designed to open the hips and the heart. With a focus on linking movement and breath you’ll leave the session feeling uplifted and ready for a big day of festival fun.
Soundwaves Healing Journey
Experience sound healing focused on cellular level vibrational reset. This human experience we share. Water is life, sound and vibration the sculptor of its cymatic form. Each of our cells are up to 60% water, ready to respond and realign to the vibrations of life.
Starting yoga is the hardest part. Dealing with yoga pants, awkward balances and strange Indian words there are so many obstacles to getting started. So bring some moral support, someone to literally support you.