Active in the Park

Active in the Park is back in action!

Our free Active in the Park classes are currently running and following current social distancing requirements.

Class Descriptions

Seniors participating in Active Light

Active Light

Basic, low impact moves for those starting out or wanting a simple, fun class. Perfect for seniors!

Active Light runs outdoors at Jeff Joseph Reserve, Applecross. 

  • Class runs on Tuesdays, 8.30am to 9.15am
  • Classes will be run inside Melville LeisureFit over the winter period starting June 1st. A $5.00 cover charge will apply.
Woman running at Functional Fitness

Functional Fitness

A variety of bodyweight and core exercises to strengthen and tone the entire body. Perfect for all ages!

Functional Fitness runs outdoors at Tompkins Park, next to Dunkley Avenue car park. 

  • This class runs on Mondays, 6.00pm to 6.45pm
  • Classes resume on Monday April 19, 2021
Young children participating in Tunes for Tots

Tunes For Tots

Dance, move, sing songs and have some fun with your little one. This class is suitable for children aged 2 years+.

Tunes for Tots runs outdoors at Point Walter (foreshore area) during Spring, Summer and Autumn months on the grassed area near the cafe.

  • This class runs on Wednesdays, 9.30am to 10.00am
  • Classes run during school terms.
  • Tunes for Tots will be running classes from the Civic Centre Main Hall during Winter.
Group of people participating in Yoga



Stretch and strengthen all parts of the body. Yoga helps improve posture, balance and flexibility. Don't forget to bring your Yoga mat. This class caters to all fitness levels, from beginners to seasoned Yogis.


Yoga runs outdoors at Point Walter (top) adjacent to the Tennis Courts. 

  • Classes have now finished for Summer and Autumn 2021
  • Classes resume on Saturday, October 16, 2021
  • Please bring your own yoga mat to class

Register for Classes

Important Information

What You Need to Bring

  • Water bottle
  • Towel
  • Enclosed shoes

Information About Inclement Weather

Please note that classes will not run if the temperature exceeds 35°C, and they may be cancelled if it rains.

For updates on class cancellations due to weather, please check the City’s Facebook page.

Healthy Melville RoadStars

Keep an eye out for our Healthy Melville RoadStars at our Active in the Park sessions. They are happy to suggest fun and practical ways that you can improve your physical and mental health. You may also spy them at our Annual Events, providing valuable health information to help the community hit their health and lifestyle goals.

Thank You to our Supporters

Active in the Park would not be possible without our sponsors, Pharmacy 777, Act-Belong-Commit, and LeisureFit Recreation Centres

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