Getting Fit in Canberra

Lake Burley Griffin – The most popular route is Commonwealth Bridge to King’s Ave Bridge, which is 5km.

Mount Ainslie – Walk or cycle to the lookout for an impressive outlook over Canberra Enjoy the impressive scenery, lovely at all times but a particular treat at sunrise and sunset.

The Bloody Long Walk – A 35km challenge to raise funds to cure mito – walk, jog or run!

Australian Run Calendar – Find running events, marathons, half-marathons, 10k, 5k, triathlons, stair climbing events and obstacle course events.

Canberra Indoor Sports and Aquatic Centre – World class facilities that are second to none. Included are a 50 metre 10 lane, Olympic sized indoor pool, 25 metre pool, leisure pool (with beach entry), water slide, spa, steam room and much more.

Phillip Swimming and Ice Skating Rink – Whether you’re a beginner or an ice skating pro, you’re guaranteed to have a day jam-packed with fun.

Canberra Indoor Rock Climbing – All levels from beginners to experts can challenge themselves with 25 to 35 ropes and wall heights from 6.5 to 8.5 metres.

Deakin Fitness Station – Close to parkland and walking trails, so it’s easy to add in some strength work mid-run or work, or even to make a bit of a circuit.

Weston Indoor Sports – Soccer, volleyball, netball and cricket indoor competitions for mixed, men and women’s teams.

Kayak on Lake Burley Griffin – Stand-up paddle board and kayak rental service on Lake Burley Griffin. Have fun and get fit on Canberra’s iconic lake.

VertiGal Aerial Fitness – Pole Dancing offers strength, flexibility, cardio and gives you a full body work out.

Jazzercise – AJa pulse-pounding, beat-pumping fitness program.

The Bravest – An alpine obstacle adventure race. Whether you are a beginner or a seasoned racer, The Bravest is for you.

Salsabor – An award-winning dance company. Whatever your dancing desire, there’s have a class to suit you.

Subdance – Teaching quality dance classes, including Zumba fitness, in various styles & cultures for adults of all levels and abilities. Join in Hip hop, dancehall, salsa, sass, samba, afrobeats!

If you’re interested in joining a sporting club see Playing Sport in Your City.