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 3 Jul 2020, 8:00am
Free

Bookings essential. Riding's more fun on two wheels - our friendly trainer will help your young one make the transition from training wheels to two wheels, and...

7th Brigade Park, 21 Kittyhawk Drive, Chermside

Fri 3 Jul 2020, 8:30am
Free

Bookings essential. Learn the basics of longboarding at this free beginner workshop. Our qualified AIS coaches will show you how to push, balance, brake and...

Raymond Park, 184 Wellington Road, Kangaroo Point

Fri 3 Jul 2020, 9:00am
Free

Bookings essential. Through riding-based games and fun activities learn the skills you need to have fun off-road and on the bikeways. Presented as part of...

7th Brigade Park, 21 Kittyhawk Drive, Chermside

Fri 3 Jul 2020, 9:00am
Free

Bookings essential. Bike riding just became even more fun. Jump on your bike and seek out the treasure hidden in this local park. Suitable for balance bikes...

Thompson Estate Reserve, 133 Juliette Street, Greenslopes

Fri 3 Jul 2020, 9:30am
Free

Bookings essential. Find your centre, your breath, your relax zone, stretch your body and have loads of fun. Develop self-regulation tools, build confidence and...

New Farm Park, 137 Sydney Street, New Farm

Fri 3 Jul 2020, 9:30am

Bookings essential. Put yourself to the test and abseil the Kangaroo Point Cliffs! Experience dizzying heights and fantastic views. This is a Chillout event...

Riverlife, Naval Stores Kangaroo Point Cliffs Drive, Kangaroo Point

Fri 3 Jul 2020, 10:00am
Free

Bookings essential. Do you love dressing up and being the centre of attention? This is a drama workshop with a difference! Come and create your own circus...

The Rafting Ground Reserve, 2328 Moggill Road, Brookfield

Fri 3 Jul 2020, 10:00am
Free

Bookings essential. Work together to create a rap song and learn production techniques to record it. This is a Chillout event suitable for young people 10-17...

Mt Gravatt PCYC, 90 Klumpp Road, Upper Mount Gravatt

Fri 3 Jul 2020, 1:00pm
Free

Bookings essential. This unique team fitness challenge will be the most fun you ever had exercising. Giant connect 4 obstacle relay, group exercise challenge...

Lota Camping Reserve, 710 Esplanade, Lota

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