Brisbane City Council offers a variety of fitness and well-being activities for individuals of all ages, fitness levels and abilities. 

Get active at our free fitness classes, or take advantage of our low-cost activities to help improve your health. Try yoga, tai chi, group bike rides, Zumba, boxing or even aqua aerobics.

With such a large variety of group fitness classes, there's so many ways to build strength, increase your cardio fitness and help relax and ease your mind. 

Our active and healthy events are just one of the many ways we're creating more things to see and do in Brisbane.

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Cardio, HIIT and strength classes

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Tue 20 Apr 2021, 8:00am

Bookings essential. Movement is fundamental for enjoying an active and fun life. This program will focus on improving your balance, stability, co-ordination and...

Wakerley Park, 74 Dianthus Street, Wakerley

Tue 20 Apr 2021, 8:00am

Bookings essential. Enjoy yoga in the park. Stretching and breathing exercises relax the mind and body. Suitable for all abilities. This is a GOLD event...

Biami Yumba Park (Fig Tree Pocket Reserve), 838 Fig Tree Pocket Road, Fig Tree Pocket

Tue 20 Apr 2021, 8:00am

This dynamic activity is invigorating, works with both your body AND your mind, and will help you feel relaxed, refreshed and calm. Tai Chi is becoming...

Sherwood Arboretum, 87 Jolimont Street, Sherwood

Tue 20 Apr 2021, 8:15am

Bookings essential. Learn to use park gym equipment in a safe and supportive group training class. This is a GOLD event suitable for seniors.

Ferny Grove Picnic Ground Park, 1233 Samford Road, Ferny Grove

Tue 20 Apr 2021, 8:30am

This dynamic activity is invigorating, works with both your body AND your mind, and will help you feel relaxed, refreshed and calm. Tai Chi is becoming...

Teralba Park, 120 Pullen Road, Everton Park

Tue 20 Apr 2021, 8:30am

This dynamic activity is invigorating, works with both your body AND your mind, and will help you feel relaxed, refreshed and calm. Tai Chi is becoming...

Huxtable Park, 61 Maundrell Terrace, Chermside West

Tue 20 Apr 2021, 9:00am

A perfect way to do both of the fitness worlds. A boot camp style cardio and strength workout completed with a pilates component focussed on abs and core. Each...

Bulimba Memorial Park, 129 Oxford Street, Bulimba

Tue 20 Apr 2021, 9:00am

Yoga for seniors brings function, flexibility and balance through a modified supportive practice. This allows strength in our bodies a quietness to our minds a...

Forest Lake Community Hall, 60 College Avenue, Forest Lake

Tue 20 Apr 2021, 9:00am

Come and enjoy the great outdoors with your little ones while you move and make music together. You will share a special time with other parents, while helping...

Neal Macrossan Playground Park, 14 Caroline Street, Paddington

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While we spend more time at home, some of the providers who run our usual fitness and well-being activities have shared some workouts to keep you moving. Explore what’s on offer below.

Yoga and Tai chi


Cardio, HIIT and Pilates

For seniors or kids



Healthy eating

Queensland Government Companion Card

Please note that active and healthy program events for seniors and kids that incur a fee, now honour the Queensland Government Companion Card.

This allows free participation for anyone accompanying a person with disability who requires attendant care support.

More information

We want to hear from you! Help us to continue to improve our Active and healthy programs by having your say. Fill in the online survey or email the Active and Healthy team  to provide further comments, feedback and enquiries.

Are you interested in becoming an Active and Healthy provider? To register your interest, email the Active and Healthy Team.

Council is looking for group fitness instructors. Become a part of a vibrant team of health professionals that operate Council's two Corporate Wellness Centres in Brisbane's CBD. To register your interest email the Wellness team.

Last updated: 16 April 2021