Embark on a transformative journey towards inner peace and self-discovery from the moment you step foot into Water Temple Floatation and Holistic Health. With our unwavering commitment to your well-being, we are dedicated to supporting you every step of the way. Our personalized programs are designed to allow you the space to rest, rejuvenate, and reconnect with yourself amidst the pressures of modern life. Within our sanctuary, you will find solace, safety, and the nurturing environment you need.

At Water Temple, we offer an array of therapies that empower you to maintain a healthy lifestyle, cultivate resilience, and alleviate stress. Our team of skilled practitioners collaborates closely, working together to help you gain a deeper understanding of your own health. Through education, guidance, and unwavering support, we equip you with the tools to achieve and sustain your desired state of wellness.

Central to our philosophy is the power of Traditional Chinese Medicine, an ancient healing system that encompasses a range of treatments. Our experienced practitioners provide therapies such as Acupuncture, Cupping, Gua Sha, Shiatsu, Herbal Medicine, Moxibustion, Food Therapy, Blood Pathology, and Lymphascial Reset Protocol. These holistic practices harmonize your body, mind, and spirit, promoting profound healing and balance.

Recognizing the fundamental significance of water to your overall well-being, we have implemented a cutting-edge quadruple water filtering system. This ensures that the water you drink is pure, while also alkalizing it for optimal health benefits. As advocates for the preservation of our precious oceans, we take immense pride in our sponsorship of the Australian Marine Conservation Society (AMCS).

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Dr Mychelle Whitewood

Founder and Director of Utopia Health Centre, Dr Mychelle is a highly experienced and fully qualified Doctor of Traditional Chinese Medicine (TCM) with over 28 years of expertise in the field. She is dedicated to promoting the numerous benefits of TCM for maintaining overall well-being and addressing a wide range of health disorders and dis-eases. Dr Mychelle is deeply passionate about supporting individuals in their healing journey, personal growth, and the pursuit of their life’s purpose.

Recognizing the need for a holistic approach to healing, Dr Mychelle expanded her practice by opening Water Temple. This new venture emerged as a natural progression and extension of her commitment to assisting people in their healing journey. Throughout her years as a practitioner, Dr Mychelle has observed that the most common issues individuals seek her services for are emotional or physical pain caused by stress or fatigue. To address these concerns, she believes in the power of floatation therapy—a wholly natural approach that provides a sanctuary free from external stimuli, offering numerous benefits for one’s health and well-being.

What sets Dr Mychelle apart is her unique combination of skills, experience, expertise, and her profound understanding of the interconnectedness between physical, emotional, and spiritual well-being. This comprehensive treatment experience allows her to provide personalized care tailored to each individual’s specific needs. By addressing the whole being of a person, Dr Mychelle aims to nourish and restore balance on multiple levels, providing her clients with a transformative healing experience.

Discover the Benefits:


Sometimes your body requires rest from all it is asked to do. Floatation therapy provides an environment where your body is free from the harmful forces of gravity. Epsom salts, containing a high concentration of magnesium, have been used for centuries to soothe pain and muscle strains, as well as to draw toxins from the body. There is no pressure on your joints or spine, and the result is that you are fully able to relax while healing areas of your body that might normally be painful. Magnesium is also known to be highly efficient at improving sleeping disorders such as insomnia and restless leg syndrome.


R.E.S.T., Sensory deprivation, Sensory Atonement and Floatation therapy, are all the same, the float tank creates the ideal environment to allow your  Brain and mind to reset and achieve a truly focused level of concentration. In such a state, creativity becomes heightened, and your brain can process and analyse information more constructively. You’ll emerge from your float with a clearer mindset and more focused thoughts.


Your spiritual journey begins as soon as you give yourself the space and time to allow for personal growth. Meditation has many styles, and floatation therapy simply makes it easier. Something that can take years of practice to achieve, a calm still mind, the Theta brainwave state. It is like drifting towards the part of sleep in a dream-like state. The magic of the float tanks is that there are no distractions from the outside world, no noise, no light, just the calming rhythm of your heartbeat and breathe, enabling you to experience deep and profound relaxation.  Your brain stays alert and releases a vast amount of endorphins, increasing that sense of peace. Floatation therapy has been proven to help individuals experience extended periods of Theta brainwave activity.

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