Active and healthy events

Council has recommenced the delivery of some Active and Healthy sessions with enhanced safety and social distancing measures in place.

To ensure the safety of our providers and participants and to ensure we are abiding by Australian Government and Queensland Health guidelines, all activity sessions will be capped at a maximum of 20 people, excluding the provider(s). Bookings are therefore essential for all Active and Healthy sessions until further notice. Find out more.

For event information, search our What’s On calendar to see what activities are available.

Active and healthy at home

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.

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Yoga

Breathe, stretch and unwind with yoga. Workouts vary in length so find the perfect session for you.

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Tai Chi

Find your inner calm and piece with the wonderful art of Tai Chi. Workouts vary in length.

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Dance

Bust a move from your living room with dance styles from around the world. 

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Cardio, HIIT and Pilates

Get your heart pumping! There are a variety of workouts available for you to watch and participate.

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For seniors

Get active with online classes and workshops ideal for seniors or read our top tips. 

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For kids

Young people can learn soccer techniques at home. A variety of videos of various lengths available.

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Healthy eating

Learn more about nutrition or cook up a storm at home in the kitchen with these food related videos.

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Cycling events

Many of our cycling events have recommenced with social distancing measures in place. Book today.

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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.

Discover our full program of active and healthy events.

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Fri 5 Jun 2020, 2:30pm
Cancelled

***This event has been cancelled.*** Come and try the fun and friendly sport of lawn bowls in a relaxed environment. This is a GOLD event suitable for seniors.

Graceville Bowls Club, 16 Wylie Street, Graceville

Fri 5 Jun 2020, 3:30pm
Cancelled

***This event has been cancelled*** Bookings essential. Come and play ball games, brave the obstacle courses and relays, enjoy sack and egg and spoon races...

Orleigh Park, 68 Hill End Terrace, West End

Fri 5 Jun 2020, 3:30pm
Cancelled

***This event has been cancelled*** Come and play ball games, brave the obstacle courses and relays, enjoy sack and egg and spoon races, participate in drama...

Orleigh Park, 68 Hill End Terrace, West End

Fri 5 Jun 2020, 5:30pm
Free

Bookings essential. Low and high impact interval training for all fitness levels.

Pegg's Park, 131 Vendale Avenue, Moorooka

Sat 6 Jun 2020, 7:00am
Cancelled

***This event has been cancelled*** Bookings essential. Great combination of interval training to improve cardiovascular fitness and specific core strength and...

Jubilee Park, 52 Crown Street, Bardon

Sat 6 Jun 2020, 7:00am
Free

Bookings essential. Learn simple and effective exercises that will help participants improve their overall fitness levels. These simple exercises will help...

Perrin Park, 99 Gailey Road, Toowong

Sat 6 Jun 2020, 7:00am
Cancelled

***This event has been cancelled*** Bookings essential. Increase your fitness using general boxing techniques, combinations and punches incorporating legs, arms...

Majestic Park, 62 Park Street, Coorparoo

Sat 6 Jun 2020, 7:15am
Free

Bookings essential. Enjoy the fresh air to enhance breathing and actively participate in a full body workout to energise, stretch out the stress, relax and be...

Ferguson Park, 201 Barrett Street, Bracken Ridge

Sat 6 Jun 2020, 7:30am
Cancelled

***This event has been cancelled*** Bookings essential. Boxing is a great full body workout that will have you hooked for more. Focusing on technique while...

Col Bennett Park, 137 Ridgewood Road, Algester

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:3 June 2020