The Vision of Active Launceston is to improve the health and wellbeing of the Launceston Community through physical activity.
Offering Personal Training and Wellbeing Advice. REAL Fitness Systems is a personal training service that has a holistic approach to health and wellbeing. With REAL Fitness' belief being that in order to improve your health and physical appearance your entire lifestyle and habits need to be in sync.
Along with being a Personal Trainer and Strength and Conditioning Coach, Brendan is also a qualified teacher and would love to have the opportunity to discuss with you your hopes for your wellbeing.
In order to make certain that REAL Fitness is the right fit for your needs, your first session is complimentary in order for you to make an informed decision.
CONTACT: http://fitness.org.au/directory/business/real-fitness-systems/2/101459 OR http://www.gumtree.com.au/s-ad/launceston/personal-training/real-fitness-systems/1104621201
RECONNECT is a National program funded by Department of Families, Housing, Community Services and Indigenous Affairs. RECONNECT provides a free service to young people and their families at risk of homelessness or experiencing difficulties with school community or family. Some of our current activities are around supporting students at local schools to access community activities and to maintain healthy connections.
Enquiries welcome. Please contact the agency on 6336 7000 or will pass your message and contact details on to a RECONNECT Youth And Family Worker.
1300 364 277
The Ross Marathons started in 2004 as the “Festival of Marathons”, a series of athletic events aimed at fostering community participation in physical activity and the enjoyment of a healthy lifestyle.
The marathon was dedicated to the memory of US born athlete Dean Thackwray who competed in the marathon at the 1956 Melbourne Olympics and later settled in Tasmania.
That first year 70 runners took part in the various events that over the years have included the full, three-quarter, half and quarter marathons, a team relay event and a fun run/walk.
Today the event attracts many participants from Tasmania, mainland Australia and Overseas.
Events include: Marathon, Half Marathon, 10 Kilometre run/walk, Children's Fun Run Challenge. INFO: http://www.rossmarathons.org.au/index.html
Run and Walk for your Heart 5K Fun Run proudly hosted by Clifford Craig Medical Research Trust and Rotary Club of Launceston is held annually in October to raise awareness of heart health within our community and raise much needed funds for medical research in Northern Tasmania.
Each participant will receive a FREE 'Kick-Start' Breakfast after the event
Kid's between 4-12 can participate in a 800m run fun and walk
To register go to : www.cliffordcraig.org.au
Run For A Wish is Launceston’s third largest Fun Run/Walk and will be held on Saturday 17th October, 2015. This event is aimed at all members of the community, no matter what level of fitness or age. The main event will start and finish in the iconic Aurora Stadium and cover a scenic flat loop through beautiful Heritage Forest (6.4km). The children’s event, The Aurora Stadium Dash is a 400 metre run and every child wins a medal. Proceeds from this event go to Make-A-Wish® Australia and are used to grant wishes to local children with life threatening medical conditions.
Tamar Churinga Hockey Club (TC) is based in Launceston, Northern Tasmania (Australia) and has Men's and Women's teams of all ages in local and regional competitions, with teams starting from Under 14 right through to veterans of all ages.
INFO: https://sitedesq.imgstg.com/site/index.cfm?fuseaction=display_main&OrgID=12953 or Facebook https://www.facebook.com/TamarChuringaHockeyClub/
A Boutique Pilates studio in central Launceston – with an inviting atmosphere and experience of warmth, inspiration, and personal care. Small classes ensure personal attention and observation is afforded to you. Allowing space to move, develop & progress, with your interest at heart.
A qualified and passionate instructor of the Pilates method, having taught in the community of Launceston, Tasmania, for over 10 years. Where a love of movement for which has grown organically, over my life, through dance and yoga, has today brought me to a place of contentment and an informed belief, of the possibilities and potential of not only healing through movement, both physically and mentally but the ever evolving and deep grounding sense of balance for one’s life – that I believe a dedicated practice in mindful forms of movement like Pilates & Yoga brings.
CONTACT: Please text or phone Jude on 0418 820 430 OR visit http://www.thebodyloft.com.au/
Looking to entertain your children for hours? Renting or hiring a jumping castle or inflatable slide from us is the perfect solution! Our new arrival, the Lagoon of Doom, is already a winner with the kids!
If you need to entertain the bigger kids, you can rent or hire our Gladiator Joust, Surfboard Ride and our Mechanical Bull Ride! Ideal for that special birthday, end of season or end of year function.
Whether you're located in Launceston, Burnie, Devonport, Hobart, East Coast or West Coast of Tasmania - we can deliver statewide for your special event, right to your door!
The House of Bounce will provide all the necessary supervision - it just couldn't be easier! Talk to us about a package to suit your special event.
Ph: 0429 392 975
We offer parent/child classes for babies and young children up to 4 years of age. Sing, dance, bop and play in a group session that may include use of the parachute, bubbles, toys, percussion instruments, balls and streamers. Great fun for both the parent/carer and the child. Instrumental classes available for school aged children.
www.themusictree.com.au find us on Facebook www.facebook.com/themusictreetas or call 0407344107 for more information.
Tas Multiple Births Association Northern Branch Pram Walk, Puff 'n Chat Group meet the first Wednesday of each month commencing 10:30am at Inveresk Park and Walk FREE carpark provided by Active Launceston.
A 60min walk aimed at increasing fitness, preventing postnatal depression, building community support networks and fostering friendships amongst parents and carers of twins, triplets or more!
2.5 – 5km A challenging walk for most groups, depending on terrain and time available
5km and over Suitable for advanced walkers or walkers with plenty of time.
Walking speed (km per hour)*
WALKING PACE 20 minutes 30 minutes
MEDIUM 0.9km 1.8km 2.7km
FAST 1.1km 2.2km 3.3km
*This is a guide only and may vary amongst individuals and the group on the day
FREE to TasMBA member families, $2 per family for non members (you can join on the day to avoid the $2 cost).
Directions to the Roundhouse car park - travel along Forster St past Invermay Park, go past Ray st on your
The Unigym is a Sports and Fitness facility that caters for a variety of groups, young and old, regardless of fitness levels. Contrary to popular belief, we do cater our services for the general public, not just University students and staff. Come in and see us today and become part of our diverse team!
Phone : 03 6324 3092
University of Tasmania
Newnham TAS 7248
The YMCA is your local sporting, recreational and community club offering something for everyone from 1 to 99 years of age. Our main activities are: Basketball and Netball Social rosters for all ages; Gymnastics; Trampolining; Badminton; Indoor Carpet Bowls; Pre-Kinder Playcentre; Tiny Tots Playtime; Taekwondo; Fencing; Baby Stay n Play; Fitness classes; Holiday Program plus more ... www.ymcalaunceston.org or call 6344 3844
Yoga & Natural Therapies is more than a yoga studio, we are a Wellness Centre. We believe health and wellness incorporates mind, body and soul. We aim to provide our clients a holistic health exeperience so not only will you will find fabulous yoga in a variety of styles by talented and experienced teachers, we also have wonderful therapists offering complimentary therapies such as Kahuna, remedial, deep tissue & pregnancy massage; kinesiology; naturopathy, nutrition & herbal medicine; Meditation and Buddhism.
We can also create personalised programs to suit your own set of unique circumstances. Visit our website, or contact us to find out more.
There is a cost associated with these sessions. Now at 70 Elizabeth St Launceston.
We are your local Personal Training Studio located in rural Deloraine, Tasmania. Small Group Training sessions, Pilates, Outdoor Training and more!
Welcome to You & Me PT, Motivation & Education Personal training, where we specialize in individual training for optimal fitness, health and well being.
We offer a safe, clean and non-threatening environment that enables you to reach your desired wellness goals. We pride ourselves on our relaxed and welcoming atmosphere and fully qualified, professional trainer who is available to assist you.
CONTACT: 5 West Barrack St, Deloraine, Tasmania 7304, Phone: 0432 419 355
We’re a home-grown concept and Australia’s fastest growing, fully-owned 24 hour gym chain … so our members get all the benefits: no joining fees; no lock-in contracts, cancel any time; low prices; world class Precor and Life Fitness equipment and functional fitness zones; lifetime price guarantee while you remain a member; an exclusive security and access system; and use all our gyms free of charge. Just Zap into your own fitness world day or night. Zap Fitness never sleeps. We’re open 24 hours a day; 7 days a week; 365 days a year. You can work out on Christmas Day or at 3am if you wish! Just Zap your personal key in the door and our world opens up. INFO: https://zapfitness.com.au/