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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Thu 22 Apr 2021, 6:00am

Bookings essential. Workout set including strength training and HIIT running - excellent for fast fitness and weight loss.

Robertson Park, 249 Indooroopilly Road, Taringa

Thu 22 Apr 2021, 6:30am

Pilates stretches and strengthens muscles of the spine and pelvis simultaneously thru abdominal based exercises

The Beirne Park, 77 Gerler Road, Hendra

Thu 22 Apr 2021, 6:30am

Pilates stretches and strengthens muscles of the spine and pelvis simultaneously thru abdominal based exercises. This is a GOLD event suitable for seniors.

Nudgee Beach Reserve, 18 Fortitude Street, Nudgee Beach

Thu 22 Apr 2021, 7:30am

Enjoy forest bathing yoga in native bushland of downfall creek. Immerse yourself in nature, your breath and body while you gain strength and flexibility...

Downfall Creek Bushland Centre, 815 Rode Road, McDowall

Thu 22 Apr 2021, 7:30am

Yoga and pilates fusion, a fitness routine that combines pilates exercises with the postures and breathing techniques of yoga. Suitable for all ages, no...

Guyatt Park, 19 Hiron Street, St Lucia

Thu 22 Apr 2021, 8:00am

Bookings essential. Enjoy this fun exercise class under cover in a relaxed setting on the outdoor green. This is a GOLD event suitable for seniors.

Enoggera Bowls Club, 72 Pickering Street, Enoggera

Thu 22 Apr 2021, 8:30am

Bookings essential. Gain flexibility and core strength, balance and relaxation through a supported yoga session. This is a GOLD event suitable for seniors.

Mt Gravatt PCYC, 90 Klumpp Road, Upper Mount Gravatt

Thu 22 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...

Aspley Rest Park, 8 Graham Road, Carseldine

Thu 22 Apr 2021, 8:30am

Tai Chi & Qigong for balance, stability and healthy ageing: Good balance requires mental and physical fitness. This proven falls-prevention program is adapted...

Fletcher Parade Park (nos.161-231), 219 Fletcher Parade, Bardon

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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