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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Restrictions are in place for the Brisbane Local Government Area. Find out more.

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'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.

If you are specifically looking for school holidays content, check out our school holiday events page (for all of Council's school holiday events) and our blog, Brisbane school holidays: 14 days of free and low-cost activities to try.

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Seniors and GOLD events

Yoga classes

Cardio, HIIT and strength classes

Events for kids

Events for the adventurous

Classes in the pool

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Wed 8 Dec 2021, 6:00am

Moving, breathing, stretching and relaxation for likeminded people within the community taking care of your health physically, mentally, emotionally. Suitable...

Shaftesbury Street Park, 59 Shaftesbury Street, Tarragindi

Wed 8 Dec 2021, 6:00am

Bookings essential. Work through sets of bootcamp type exercises against the clock.

Taringa Playground Park, 29 Moorak Street, Taringa

Wed 8 Dec 2021, 7:00am

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...

C.B. Mott Park, 49 Abbotsleigh Street, Holland Park

Wed 8 Dec 2021, 7:00am

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...

The Beirne Park, 77 Gerler Road, Hendra

Wed 8 Dec 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

Wed 8 Dec 2021, 8:00am

Get active with great people at the Zumba Gold fitness workout for the young at heart! Enjoy a fun, simple and low-impact workout in a welcoming and supportive...

Boorabbin Picnic Ground, 677A Mt Gravatt-Capalaba Road, Wishart

Wed 8 Dec 2021, 8:00am

Bookings essential. Movement is fundamental for enjoying an active, fun and healthy life. This program will focus on improving your balance, stability, co...

Drevesen Park, 83 Lower Esplanade, Manly

Wed 8 Dec 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...

Wynnum Wading Pool Park, 173 Wynnum Esplanade, Wynnum

Wed 8 Dec 2021, 8:30am

Gentle exercise for complete fitness. This is a safe and easy-to-learn program proven to relieve pain and reduce stiffness; improve balance and reduce falls...

John Walker Place, 323 Brisbane Corso, Yeronga

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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. 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: 8 November 2021