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Intimate Horizons Presents – Sensory Speed Dating

November 2, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm AEDT

$25 – $30



Join us for a date or five! This lighthearted, scientific “speed dating” even will introduce you to new people in ways you’ve only imagined. Feed grapes to a stranger, learn how your brain responds to smell, free your senses to experience your body and your responses in many new ways.

In this class, you’ll have the opportunity to get to know other participants via all five of your senses. Meet someone by smell, learn them by touch, and say see-you-later with your eyes. Welcome to the feast of the mind!

Attendees to this event will receive 10% off tickets to the Sanctified VILLIANS party afterwards!

Q – Will this be a “real” speed dating event?
A – While we are excited at the possibility you will have to meet new friends, our desire for this workshop is that you try a fuller measure of yourself. Feel free to mingle, but if your only new relationship is with your own nose or ears, we’ll call that a win!

Q – Can I come with a partner or a friend?
A – Absolutely! You will be asked to mingle with everyone, but how you approach your interactions is entirely up to you.

Q – Is this an inclusive event and a safe space?
A – Definitely. All colors of the rainbow are welcome. We will run the participants through an introduction to consent culture before the experience section of the class.

Q – What will we be doing?
A – The main part of the workshop will be a series of “dates” in which you will team up with another participant, and we will lead you through a shared sensory experience together. Then on to the next date! Each date will rotate through exercises meant to stimulate each of the five primary senses.

Q – What will I learn?
A – You will learn how your senses change your mindset and alter your behaviour. You will gain new information on how other humans respond to you as a stimulus, and how to be more aware of your own responses and those of the people around you.

Who are we?

Hailing from Rome, Elisa became interested in alternative sexuality early in life. Elisa has been a linchpin of the growing polyamory community in Rome before moving to Sydney in 2015. An experienced kinkster, Elisa has worked as a pro-domme in both her old home and new. Since moving to Sydney, she has opened new avenues into tantra and body awareness practices, and is excited to share her story and experiences with you!

Dan is an American origin backpacker-cum-wildman with a passion for alternative lifestyle options. Dan’s passions include dance, travel, writing, Japanese rope bondage and general kink. Mindful and patient, he has a knack for reducing complexities and drilling into the valuable heart of an opportunity, and he’s overjoyed to offer new avenues to empowered physicality.

Refunds and transfers: Tickets are nonrefundable but may be transferred.


November 2, 2018
6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
$25 – $30


The Sanctuary
191 Parramatta Road
Annandale, NSW 2038 Australia
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