Active and healthy events

Participant numbers for Council's Active and Healthy program

From Friday 2 October, Council’s Active and Healthy program sessions will return to standard operations, with social distancing measures to remain in place in accordance with State Government regulations.

Bookings may be required, so participants are encouraged to search our What’s On calendar to see what activities are available or phone Council on ‪07 3403 8888.

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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Mon 27 Jul 2020 to Mon 30 Nov 2020

Uncover Brisbane’s histories, myths and tales as told by the storytellers of our city.Featuring new stories by Victoria Carless, Simon Cleary, Matthew Condon...

Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City

Wed 9 Sep 2020 to Sun 31 Jan 2021
Free

Man & Wah’s creative practice is an attempt to inspire reconnection with the dimensions of nature and the cosmos, elements that greatly influence their creative...

Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City

Fri 18 Sep 2020 to Sun 6 Dec 2020
Free

Drawing on both her Torres Strait Islander and English heritage, Tori-Jay Mordey’s contemporary illustrations explore themes of family and self-identity through...

Museum of Brisbane, Brisbane City

Fri 16 Oct 2020 to Mon 30 Nov 2020
Free

Adderton Everywhere is a series of innovative and exciting exhibitions, workshops, installations and events in surprising public spaces from Adderton: house &...

1/153 Racecourse Road, Ascot

Fri 16 Oct 2020 to Mon 30 Nov 2020
Free

Adderton Everywhere is a series of innovative and exciting exhibitions, workshops, installations and events in surprising public spaces from Adderton: house &...

233 Given Terrace, Paddington

Fri 6 Nov 2020 to Thu 31 Dec 2020

Victoria Park’s Christmas Putt Putt is coming back to town! Christmas this year has got us feeling extra Santa-mental as we are transforming the Putt Putt...

Victoria Park Golf Complex, Herston

Mon 23 Nov 2020 to Mon 14 Dec 2020
Free

Adderton Everywhere is a series of innovative and exciting exhibitions, workshops, installations and events in surprising public spaces from Adderton: house &...

600 Stanley Street, South Brisbane

Fri 27 Nov 2020, 9:00am

Be inspired by this unique exhibition and pop-up shop of exclusive contemporary textiles, jewellery and art. Local Brisbane artists, Sharyn Hall and Wendy...

Richard Randall Art Studio

Fri 27 Nov 2020, 9:00am

Meeanjin showcases First Nations arts, crafts, music and culture. Usually held over two days in Brisbane City, Meeanjin Online is a one-day response to COVID-19...

Virtual

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.

For more ideas, visit our digital neighbourhood.

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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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: 2 October 2020