The best massage therapists in Wagga

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If you’re searching for the most luxurious and holistic Thai massage in Wagga, you can rest easy at Tammy’s. Photo: Tammy’s Thai Massage

While setting aside some time to unwind can be challenging, the benefits of doing so are undeniable. A clearer mind, rested body, and energised attitude can really help with the hustle and bustle of daily life. If you are tired of being tired, want to improve functional movement, or simply address that niggle, a massage may help.

From deep tissue and reflexology to hot stone and aromatherapy, there are many techniques to aid in relieving stress and improving vitality. Be it tension, circulation, or relaxation, the skilled hands of a massage therapist can work wonders in mere minutes.

These skilled therapists are trained to use touch and pressure to manipulate soft body tissue, addressing discomfort, pain, injuries, and stress. If you are looking to rejuvenate the mind and body, then here is where you will find the best massage therapists in Wagga.

What makes a great massage therapist?

A great massage therapist has what it takes to ensure you feel revitalised. Their hard-working hands deliver the right pressure at the right points to help clear tensions of the mind and body. If you are looking for a massage therapist, it may help to keep the following in mind:

  • Well versed. Finding an experienced massage therapist who is well versed in technique and practice is so important. While therapists don’t generally require formal qualifications to practice in Australia, it is always worth seeking out those that do. Moreover, look for therapists who are registered with the Australian Association of Massage Therapists along with the Australian Traditional Medicine Society.
  • Specialised technique. With so many varied massage services available, massage therapists often specialise in cluster of techniques. Sure, there are generalist services that can easily be conducted by most therapists, however specialised areas like Thai or remedial massage benefit from experience. Hence, for the best possible outcome, seek a therapist that specialises in your area of need.
  • Clear communicator. The best massage therapists are wonderful communicators. They ask the right questions and listen intently to uncover any issues you wish addressed and provide appropriate recommendations. Importantly, great therapists work hard to ensure your comfort throughout the session, seeking feedback and checking in with you throughout.
  • Serene surrounds. A serene and calm surround makes all the difference to one’s massage experience. Soothing sounds, scented air, and a temperate climate all help to deliver an overall sense of relaxation from the minute you walk in the door!
  • Perfect pricing. Leading massage therapists appreciate the importance of delivering value to their clients. They devise a meaningful range of services and match with affordable pricing. Offering scalable treatment durations along with a service bundle here or there ensures clients receive value.

The best massage therapists in Wagga

Region Riverina has combed through online reviews and recommendations to compile a list of the most recommended businesses according to you.

To be listed in our Best of Wagga series, each business needs to have consistently received positive feedback on Region Riverina and Facebook as well as maintaining a minimum average of 4/5 stars on Google.

Tammy’s Thai Massage

Founded in a deep-seeded reverence of holistic traditional Thai massage is Tammy’s Thai Massage, the premier destination for those wishing to relieve their tensions and surrender to complete relaxation and recovery.

Established in 2013 as the first specialised Thai massage therapists in Wagga, Tammy’s Thai Massage built upon their foundational principals and quickly amassed a loyal following of satisfied clients. What sets them apart is their unwavering devotion to ensure that each and every client receives the most authentic experience possible.

Tammy’s Thai Massage boasts a team of qualified and meticulously trained therapists who deliver an extensive range of services. A hallmark of their offering is their Traditional massage, perfected through generations and years of practice.

Other popular services include their fusion aroma experience and hot stone treatment, each centred-on relaxation and tranquillity. For those wishing to address particular areas of concern, the team at Tammy’s Thai Massage can target and manipulate pressure points using reflexology and deep tissue massage.

Centrally located on Bayliss Street, Tammy’s Thai Massage is open from 10.00am to 8.00pm Monday through to Saturday and 9.00am to 6.00pm on Sunday. With scalable service durations readily available, the team also cater to single and couple services.

Their seamless online booking platform, gift vouchers, and competitive specials further add value to clients. What’s more, Tammy’s Thai Massage also have a range of discounts for students, seniors, and frontline workers. For an unforgettable experience that relieves the mind and body look to Tammy’s Thai Massage.

Pearl Chairul shared this review of Tammy’s Thai Massage on Google, “The deep tissue combined with hot stone massage was sensational. I have had way too many Thai massages and can confirmed that they are professional and authentic. Very highly recommended.”

Chang Thai Massage

Chang Thai Massage Wagga is the ultimate place to relax, unwind and enjoy. This authentic Thai massage centre offers regular and custom packages, from 30 to 120 minutes with a large variety of massages, including hot stone and couples massage. Head massage therapist, Rose, is certified in Thai Traditional Massage. She has 11 years’ experience and personally trains all staff. Chang Thai Massage is a serene space with the highest hygiene standards.

On Google, Georgia Beal wrote, “Just had a wonderful massage at Chang Thai … So relaxing!”

Advanced Remedial Massage Therapies

Nestled in Turvey Park is Advanced Remedial Massage Therapies, specialists in remedial soft tissue and muscle massage. Their aim is to ensure that all clients receive the most optimum outcome possible.

Driven by a focus to reduce pain and increase range of movement, they have had plenty of success in improving their client’s quality of life. With targeted remedial solutions for chronic pain along with physical injury, Advanced Remedial Massage Therapies are a great choice.

Megan Senf shared this sentiment on Google, “Paul and Deb have all your massage needs covered. Wonderful, friendly environment and always able to fix and improve my niggles.”

Movement Remedies

Founded by owner operator Vanessa Forcella, Movement Remedies is all about improving posture. Highly qualified and experienced, Vanessa draws on her extensive knowledge to provide a broad application of techniques to restore postural balance to all her clients. As specialists in remedial massage and Pilates, their services work in perfect harmony to bring physical and mental resilience.

Offering a range of workshops, classes, and one-on-one treatments, Movement Remedies goes beyond simply massage to restoring strength and wellbeing thereafter.

Tiffany Kendal shared this review on Google, “Vanessa is both a fantastic Pilates instructor and massage therapist. She has a wonderful depth of knowledge, clear instruction and is just all round a lovely person.”

Riverina Sports Injury and Rehabilitation

With over twenty years of service under their belts, the Riverina Sports Injury and Rehabilitation centre are all about maintaining and restoring the body’s health and wellbeing. As sports injury specialists, they offer a comprehensive range of services designed to ensure prompt rehabilitation.

Key areas include remedial massage, postural alignment, joint mobilisation, hyperbaric oxygen therapy, dry needling, and arthritis treatment. For comprehensive care to get you back on track look to Riverina Sports Injury and Rehabilitation.

Redneck Ranga shared this sentiment on Google, “I hobbled in here with chronic lower back pain, 30 minutes later I was floating out the front door on cloud nine, pure magic happens here. Thank you.”

Your experience with massage therapists in Wagga

Thanks to our commenters who have provided insightful feedback. If you believe we have got it wrong, please let us know.

Have you had experience with any of the massage therapists listed above? If so, share your feedback in the comments below.

Frequently Asked Questions

What is massage therapy?

Massage involves rubbing and putting pressure on muscles, connective tissues, tendons and ligaments. When massage is used to improve your health, it’s known as massage therapy.

What are the types of massage therapy?

Many people find massage immediately calming and relaxing. Research shows that massage can help with issues like back pain, headache, depression, anxiety, and strains or soft tissue injuries.

Are there risks to massage therapy?

The Australian Government’s Healthdirect says there are some risks of massage and that some people should avoid it. Massage might not be right for you if you have issues like blood clots, burns, bruises, an infectious skin condition, osteoporosis or nerve damage.

Does Medicare cover massage therapy?

Medicare doesn’t cover the cost of massage therapy. If you have private health insurance, however, you may be able to get some rebate. It’s best to first ask your health fund what’s included in your ‘extras’ cover.

What are the benefits of massage therapy?

Many people find massage immediately calming and relaxing. Research shows that massage can help with issues like back pain, headache, depression, anxiety, and strains or soft tissue injuries.

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