There are things known and things unknown and in between are the doors. Morrison | Huxley | Blake
My Dearest Members, Frequent and Casual floaters, I am excited to share with you that Cocoon will be expanding! We have outgrown our current location and there are new opportunities that await us. I will be offering new tanks and doubling in size. It has been deeply satisfying building Cocoon from nothing and doing everything […]
In partnership with Wollongong Writers Festival (WWF), Cocoon Floatation has established a floating writer-in-residence program. Each year, WWF selects a writer from their line up to receive two free floats in exchange for producing a piece of work to be donated back to WWF and Cocoon Floatation. The 2015 Wollongong Writers Festival Cocoon Floatation Writer-in-Residence was […]
NEW YORK (AP) _ John Lennon kicked a heroin habit with the help of a sensory-deprivation tank and felt as healthy as he’d ever felt in the weeks before his murder, according to a new biography. Lennon kicked the debilitating habit in 1979 with self-discipline and a cedarwood box filled with a warm saline solution in […]
Shining Bird frontman Dane Taylor creates this incredible tune for our Musician-in-Residence program. Dane spent some time inside our floatation tanks in exchange for this dreamy track. Give it a listen!
This warehouse party was one of the greatest parties Sydney had ever seen at the time. It was a special time in Sydney for this alternative music scene and it felt so soulfully freeing. Not the next day however. It was hardly a rave or a riot but you know, it was The Telegraph! Around […]
We released Cocoon’s promotional video. Enjoy! Cocoon Floatation from Cocoon Floatation on Vimeo.
We’ve been very busy with Mane Collective making a promotional video to introduce Cocoon Floatation and floating. We are really excited about this project, it’s not going to be your normal intro to floating video! We’ve filmed in several locations around Wollongong including here in Figtree at the studio. We’re hoping to have this out […]
We are excited to announce we have our first float baby! Nicole was given a gift voucher for her first ever float with us. At age 41 she gave up trying for a baby 1 year ago. Post-float, Nicole felt extremely relaxed and on the night of her float, she conceived! Floating helps across all aspects […]
The results of REST (Restricted environmental stimulation technique, a fancy word for floating) are fairly phenomenal. This article, taken from TIME magazine 1995, is a great illustration of how float tanks have played major roles in helping people get their life back on track after sustaining major injuries. Brett Dennis, a promising young cyclist, cycled […]