Important Information about Into the Wild 2019 | Winter Edition

Thank you for booking for the 2019 winter edition of Into the Wild. I hope you are as excited as we are. We would like to share with you some important information that will help make your festival experience as easy and amazing as possible.


Karuna Sanctuary,

Saywell Rd (off Explorers Tree Road), Katoomba, NSW, Blue Mountains, 2780.


You are welcome to arrive at the Retreat from 6pm Friday 19th July. Please do not arrive before that, because we wont be ready for you. Dinner will be served from 7:30pm.

You can arrive also on Saturday 20th July anytime up to 12pm. There are activities on Saturday morning from 8am, which you are welcome to attend. However, to gain entry to the festival you must arrive in time to be at the Opening Ceremony at 12pm. If you can't do that, please let us know ASAP.


Sheets and towels, mosquito repellent, ear plugs, eye masks, also because there are no curtains in the some of the rooms, a torch, sunscreen, water bottle.

Materials for safer sex (gloves, condoms, lube), sex toys (if you have).

Loose comfortable clothes for daytime workshops and costumes are good for evening activities. It is not appropriate to wear jeans and t-shirt for the evening activities: Elegant, fetish, sexy, deviant, androgynous, flamboyant, gender fluid, cross-dress, outrageous. (If this requirement makes you anxious, don't worry, we will have plenty of play costumes on hand to help you.)

BYO wine for meals, if you wish.


Catering for the festival may be purchased directly from the Caterer. All food is gluten free. Most food is vegetarian. However, there will be an occasional fish and chicken dish. If you are vegan or have any allergies (such as nuts and dairy, garlic, onions, fish), please let us know ASAP, so the caterer can take this into account in her menu.


If you are seeking a ride share to the festival from Sydney or you are planning to come by train (from Sydney airport or Central station), please fill in the form here and we will contact you to advise you on what to do. We have several people who have offered to assist you with ride shares from Sydney or Katoomba train station.

We will be sending you more information, closer to the event.

In love and lust,

Peter, Sarah and team.

School of Really Good Sex