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

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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, aqua aerobics and GOLD events for our seniors.

With such a large variety of group fitness classes, there are 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.

If you are specifically looking for school holidays content, check out our school holiday events page (for all of Council's school holiday events).

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Events for kids

Cardio, HIIT and strength classes

Events for the adventurous

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Yoga classes

Classes in the pool

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Discover our full program of active and healthy events.

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Sat 22 Jan 2022, 8:00am
Free

Bookings essential Ever wanted to learn to fish? The award winning team at 2 Bent Rods will show you. Learn how & where to catch bait, tie fishing knots, bait...

Moora Park, 65 Park Parade, Shorncliffe

Sat 22 Jan 2022, 9:00am

Bookings essential. Come down for a celebration of the fresh fruit and veggies at the kitchen garden in the Mt Coot-Tha Botanic Gardens. Nutritionist Penny...

Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha, 152 Mt Coot-tha Road, Toowong

Sat 22 Jan 2022, 10:00am
Free

Bookings essential. Get wet and keep cool at this ACTivate Water Fun session. Come along and participate in lots of interactive games, relays and active and...

Rocks Riverside Park, 5 Counihan Road, Seventeen Mile Rocks

Sat 22 Jan 2022, 11:30am

Bookings essential. Come down for a celebration of the fresh fruit and veggies at the kitchen garden in the Mt Coot-Tha Botanic Gardens. Nutritionist Penny...

Brisbane Botanic Gardens Mt Coot-tha, 152 Mt Coot-tha Road, Toowong

Sat 22 Jan 2022, 1:00pm

Bookings essential. This program is specifically designed as an opportunity for seniors to enjoy some quality time with their kids and/or grandchildren and is a...

Simpsons Playground, Nadine Street, Graceville

Sat 22 Jan 2022, 1:00pm
Free

Bookings essential. Gain confidence, get comfortable with your balance and learn a whole new set of skateboarding skills with excellent coaching. Bring your...

Primrose Park, 2280 Wynnum Road, Wynnum West

Sat 22 Jan 2022, 1:30pm
Free

Bookings essential. Come and celebrate our beautiful environment and play drama games with a sustainability focus. Jump like a kangaroo, fly like a cockatoo so...

Beryl Roberts Park, 45A Baroda Street, Coopers Plains

Sat 22 Jan 2022, 3:00pm
Free

Bookings essential. Gain confidence, get comfortable with your balance and learn a whole new set of skateboarding skills with excellent coaching. Bring your...

Murarrie Recreation Ground, 1238 Wynnum Road, Murarrie

Sun 23 Jan 2022, 7:30am

This class takes you through a variety of stretching and mobility exercises. Starting with a gentle warm-up you will be guided through both upper and lower body...

Majestic Park, 62 Park Street, Coorparoo

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Except as required by law, Brisbane City Council does not represent, warrant and/or guarantee that these videos and any attachments are free of errors, computer viruses or defects and takes no responsibility for any act or omission, whether negligent of otherwise, directly or indirectly arising out of, or undertaken in connection with, these videos and any attachments. If these videos contain a fitness component, it is not a substitute for any advice, diagnosis or treatment provided by a fitness or medical professional. You undertake an activity at your sole risk and acknowledge and voluntarily accept all risks consequent with the activity.

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

Dance

Cardio, HIIT and Pilates

For seniors or kids

Seniors

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. 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: 12 January 2022