We offer Certificate, Diploma, and Advanced Diploma Raynor massage courses in Hervey Bay on an on-demand basis. We can schedule a massage course in Hervey Bay if there is a group of 4 or more people that would like us to teach there.* Otherwise we encourage students to come and study at our main location near Gympie. Our courses are 5 to 10 days in length, intensive, and hands-on.

We teach a unique form of deep tissue massage known as Raynor Massage, which incorporates techniques from shiatsu, Thai massage, Swedish massage, tui na and reflexology.  We highly recommend that you book an appointment with one of our former students to experience a Raynor Massage for yourself:

Debra Canu, an Advanced Raynor Massage practitioner as of November 2017, is the owner of Know Knots Massage in Hervey Bay.  To schedule a massage with Debra, please call her directly at 0409 084 818 or email enquiries@knowknotsmassage.com.au

***For more information on how to arrange a short, intensive massage course in Hervey Bay or to attend one of our other massage courses in Gympie, please email info@raynormassage.com for more details.

Deep Tissue Massage Training Course

Although the courses are short, you will learn to massage in a way that will leave your clients wondering where you trained and how this massage is better than any other they have ever experienced. We do not have any courses presently being offered in Hervey Bay however we offer courses on a regular basis in Gympie, where Brandon Raynor is currently based.  For more information please see our courses in Gympie and the Sunshine Coast.    You can request us to come and teach a massage course in Hervey Bay. We usually require a minimum of 4 people. See group packages for more details. Also you can email us and put your name down for any future Raynor massage courses in Hervey Bay.IMG_2743


An Introduction to Raynor Massage

Raynor Massage is a massage style developed by Naturopath Brandon Raynor and has become known as one of the most powerful deep tissue styles of massage in the world. This massage not only incorporates standard deep tissue massage techniques but also elements of acupressure, shiatsu massage, Thai massage, Hawaiian massage, Swedish massage and Ayurvedic massage as well as other Naturopathic techniques.

Brandon Raynor talking on the theory and origin of the Raynor style of massage.


Learn more about Raynor massage.

Learn Effectively

We encourage you to explore our massage videos for more information.

We train the therapist to work with the whole body and to work to restore it to wellness, you can read more of this in the article What is Health. A client may be getting headaches but the real problem with that person may be tightness in their hands which travels up the arms into the neck and into the head causing headaches. We will teach you to get to the source of this muscle tension and relieve it. This heightened sense of touch, and knowledge of how the body functions in a holistic manner, as well as the knowledge of a variety of techniques from the worlds’ most renowned massage styles, will give you the ability to break up and release this muscle tension from its roots.72432_489778806010_3819665_n3

Learn more about our approach to massage training.