Class Schedule

Enhance breath awareness, circulation, posture, mobility, flexibility and strength through consistent practice of Yoga with experienced teacher Karla Brodie. Join a course or class at the Contemporary Yoga Centre in Remuera Village, 351 Remuera Road.


Weekly class

9.45 – 11am

Holiday classes 18 & 25 Janruary, then from 15 February during school term. Bookings essential. All levels, ongoing weekly class, bookings essential. A Monday morning yoga class is a great way to start the week, this class includes elements of developing a personal practice. The themes this year include unwinding tight shoulders, core stability, grace in movement and balance.

Wellness Monday


Wellness Monday is a community class for resting and gentle movement, for people living with Cancer or other ongoing health conditions. There is no fee for this class. Classes resume after Waitangi Day, 15/2/21.


5 week course


Next course 2 February then 9 March. This 5 week course is for participants of all levels including beginners, with an emphasis on gentle movement and restorative practices. Participants who have attended the course are welcome to continue to attend this class ongoing.

10 week course


Holiday classes 19 & 26 January, 2 February. Term 1, 10 week course begins 9 February. This class combines somatic movement enquiry, as well dynamic and restful yoga practices. We explore different themes each week. There is an emphasis about learning and integrating what we learn into daily life. We always end class with a good rest. This course is suitable for students who have an established practice. Registrations of interest welcome.


Weekly class

9.45 – 11am

Bookings essential. All levels. We combine dynamic movement, balance and rest to support you feeling grounded, present and agile. This is a wonderful class for beginners.

Wellness Wednesday


Wellness Wednesday is a community class for resting and gentle movement, for people living with Cancer or other ongoing health conditions. There is no fee for this class. Class begins 3/2/21.

Online movement practice


An online movement practice for love of being at home and practicing together. DATES: TBC For registrations of interest please contact Karla.

Online Restorative Class


For the love of a restorative yoga practice at home. DATES: 23/30 September, 14/21/28 October, 4/11 November. For bookings please contact Karla.


Restorative Yoga

7.30 – 8.50pm

Restorative, all levels:
Holiday classes 21 & 28 January, 4 February then a 5 week course commences 11 February then 18 March. This is a deeply calming and restful practice.


Friday night Restorative

6.30 – 8pm

On pause


Our next 200 hour Yoga Teacher Training commences in October 2020, then in January, 2021. We are also offering in-depth restorative yoga teacher training and other comprehensive ongoing profesional development modules for yoga teachers. See for further details, including all 2019 training dates.

Contemporary Yoga with Karla Brodie

Karla is an experienced and qualified yoga teacher and movement educator. She is passionate about sharing the art and science of yoga practice relevant and responsive to daily life. Contemporary yoga guides a student into a process of self observation, reflection, inquirey and self knowing. Karla’s approach to yoga is kind and nourishing. Within each class there are elements of breath awareness, mindfulness, balance, agility, strength and rest.

Restorative Yoga

Restorative Yoga is a powerful practice to deeply rest and restore the mind and body. Classical yoga postures are practiced completely supported  by blankets and bolsters. This practice is a positive antidote to high levels of stress and fatigue. Karla has taught restorative yoga for 20 years throughout Auckland, she co-faciliates restorative yoga retreats and teacher trainings. She is one of New Zealands most experienced teachers of this very nourishing approach to yoga practice.

Thursday evenings 7.30-8.45pm at the Contemporary Yoga Centre, Remuera, 5 week courses run throughout the year.

Wednesday evening online via zoom 8-9pm.

Friday evenings 6.30-8pm on pause.


Courses are a wonderful way optimise the effects of yoga practice in a supportive environment.  Course content progresses week to week and themes are developed over the duration of course so that deeper experiential understanding of yoga practice is felt. Courses are highly recommended for beginners.

Morning classes

Monday and Wednesday 9.45-11am, participants are welcome to come along weekly with a concession card, or on a casual or committed basis. The Wednesday class is great for beginners.

Online classes

Karla will offer two classes online via zoom on Wednesday evening starting in February or March. Movement – 7-7.45pm (NZ), a combination of Yoga and somatics, this is a nourishing practice to support the nervous system and circulation. Restorative Yoga 8-9pm (NZ), a deeply restful practice for the nervous system.
Participants are welcome to attend one or both of the classes.

Bookings and more information…

Bookings essential: Please contact Karla.

021 964252

Prices for 2021:
Five class concession or course $115
Ten class concession or course $215
Casual attendance is possible for the Monday and Wednesday classes at 9.45am, $25 – Bookings essential.
Holiday classes $20, or on concession.
ONLINE ZOOM classes between $11-17 each.

Payment details: Karla Brodie 01 03810056146 00. Please note, course fees can be adjusted for any away dates communicated prior to a course commencing. Any missed classes during a course are not transferable or refunded unless classes are affected by level changes in response to Covid-19. Payment for courses prior to the start date secures your place. Concession cards have a four month expiry date from purchase. Thank you.

Venue: Contemporary Yoga Centre, 351 Remuera Road, Remuera. Our centre is located across the road from the BNZ, half way down the alley through the blue door on the left. The shops on the corner of the alley are Perpetual Guardian and Blue Illusion.

Look forward to seeing you in class!

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