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    SS&A 21st Geoff Dixon Memorial Handicap Race

    SS&A 21st Geoff Dixon Memorial Handicap Race

    Organiser: Albury Wodonga Cycling Club

    An event for cyclists of all ages and abilities.The event will be conducted on Saturday afternoon between Wodonga and Chiltern along Plunketts Road, Indigo Creek Road and Chiltern-Yackandandah Road.Members of the community are most welcome to attend at no cost!West Wodonga VIC 3690 AustraliaSunday 21 July 2024

    West Wodonga VIC 3690, Australia
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    Brisbane City Loop - Free Event

    Brisbane City Loop - Free Event

    Organiser: Cycling Brisbane

    Wednesday, July 24, 2024, 9am – 12pm Starting at iconic New Farm Park, travel along the river bikeways and Riverwalk to Howard Smith Wharves, across the Story Bridge to Kangaroo Point and then on to Southbank for a coffee break. From there we travel across the Goodwill Bridge and ride through the beautiful Botanic Gardens, past Eagle Street Pier and back along...

    New Farm Park, 137 Sydney Street, New Farm QLD, Australia
    Learn to maintain your bike for free - basic - Free Event

    Learn to maintain your bike for free - basic - Free Event

    Organiser: Cycling Brisbane

    Saturday, July 27, 2024, 7:30 – 9:30am This popular course will teach you how to change a tyre and keep your bike rolling with basic maintenance tips that will save you money. Please bring your bike if you have one.Presented as part of Council’s Cycling Brisbane program. Venue: Orleigh Park, West End Venue address: Orleigh Park, 68 Hill End Terrace, West End Waterway access facilities: Single...

    Orleigh Park, 68 Hill End Terrace, West End QLD, Australia
    Learn to maintain your bike for free - intermediate - Free Event

    Learn to maintain your bike for free - intermediate - Free Event

    Organiser: Cycling Brisbane

    Saturday, July 27, 2024, 9:30 – 11:30am This workshop is for people who already know the basics, and want to go the next step in looking after their own bike. The workshop will cover tasks such as replacing brake blocks, tightening cables and adjusting gears. Note: If you don't already know the basics of bike maintenance, please book into one of our basic...

    Orleigh Park, 68 Hill End Terrace, West End QLD, Australia
    Maintenance Class - Springvale, Melbourne

    Maintenance Class - Springvale, Melbourne

    Organiser: 99 Bikes

    Here's what we'll cover:1) Assessing your bike is safe to rideGOAL: to gain confidence independently resolving simple mechanical issuesKEY LEARNINGS:How to use quick releases.How to use a mini tool / allen key set.Basic competency with bolt tensions.Basic competency with a pedal spanner.Where to use grease.Knowing when to get help.2) Cleaning your bikeGOAL: to understand a process to follow to clean...

    99 Bikes Springvale, Princes Highway, Springvale VIC, Australia
    Wheely Fun - Free Event

    Wheely Fun - Free Event

    Organiser: Cycling Brisbane

    Saturday, August 24, 2024, 9:30 – 10:30am Riding's more fun on two wheels - in just one session our friendly trainer will help your young one make the transition from training wheels to two wheels, and provide some tips for how you can keep encouraging them.Presented as part of Council’s Cycling Brisbane program. Venue: Pallara District Sports Park, Pallara Venue address: Pallara District Sports...

    Pallara District Sports Park, 33-45 Van Dieren Road, Pallara QLD, Australia
    Junior bike riding skills - Free Event

    Junior bike riding skills - Free Event

    Organiser: Cycling Brisbane

    Saturday, August 24, 2024, 10:30am – 12pm This course is suitable for young riders who can ride confidently on two wheels. Through riding-based games and fun activities your child will learn the skills needed to have fun off-road and on the bikeways.Presented as part of Council’s Cycling Brisbane program. Venue: Pallara District Sports Park, Pallara Venue address: Pallara District Sports Park, 33-45 Van Dieren...

    Pallara District Sports Park, 33-45 Van Dieren Road, Pallara QLD, Australia
    Walking Off The War Within Darwin 2024

    Walking Off The War Within Darwin 2024

    Organiser: Walking off the war within

    WALKING OFF THE WAR WITHIN IN DARWIN 2024March as one and shine a light on positive mental health and wellbeing.On Saturday 31 August 2024, you can be part of Walking Off The War Within in Darwin and help fight depression and post-traumatic stress disorder. Together with them you can shake off the stigma associated with mental health.Join Emergency Service Personnel,...

    East Point Reserve, East Point Darwin Municipality, NT, Australia
    Women's White Rock Peak Free Hiking Meet Up QLD

    Women's White Rock Peak Free Hiking Meet Up QLD

    Organiser: Women;s Want Adventure

     White Rock Hike, an adventure nestled near Cairns, Queensland. As part of a free 'Women Want Adventure' meet-up, we're extending an open invitation to women eager to form connections and make new friends.On this moderately challenging out-and-back trail, you'll traverse the beautiful scenery of Dinden National Park, beside the Lake Morris Reserve. The hike offers a blend of serenity and...

    Kanimbla QLD, Australia
    Robbie's All Terrain Rumble and Ride

    Robbie's All Terrain Rumble and Ride

    Organiser: Robbie’s Rumble

    Robbie’s Rumble is a chance to get on your bike, get dirty and rub shoulders with a cycling legend. It features on and off road running and cycling opportunities.Friday 13th September 202412:00 PM - 1:00 PM8 Hope St, Nerang QLD 4211, AustraliaFREE

    8 Hope St, Nerang QLD 4211, Australia
    Maintenance Class - Springvale, Melbourne

    Maintenance Class - Springvale, Melbourne

    Organiser: 99 Bikes

    Here's what we'll cover:1) Assessing your bike is safe to rideGOAL: to gain confidence independently resolving simple mechanical issuesKEY LEARNINGS:How to use quick releases.How to use a mini tool / allen key set.Basic competency with bolt tensions.Basic competency with a pedal spanner.Where to use grease.Knowing when to get help.2) Cleaning your bikeGOAL: to understand a process to follow to clean...

    99 Bikes Springvale, Princes Highway, Springvale VIC, Australia
    Women's Maintenance Class - Fitzroy North, Melbourne

    Women's Maintenance Class - Fitzroy North, Melbourne

    Organiser: 99 Bikes

    Here's what we’ll cover:1) Assessing your bike is safe to rideGOAL: to gain confidence independently resolving simple mechanical issuesKEY LEARNINGS:How to use quick releases.How to use a mini tool / allen key set.Basic competency with bolt tensions.Basic competency with a pedal spanner.Where to use grease.Knowing when to get help.2) Cleaning your bikeGOAL: to understand a process to follow to clean...

    99 Bikes Fitzroy North, Queens Parade, Fitzroy North VIC, Australia
    Cycling Brisbane - FREE workshops and events

    Cycling Brisbane - FREE workshops and events

    Ongoing Event

    Cycling Brisbane believes that it’s not enough to simply tell people to ride; we provide hundreds of workshops every year throughout the city to support you to learn by doing. Our workshops are run by qualified instructors who teach everything from safer techniques for riding on the road through to mountain biking and riding with kids. It’s a great way...

    Brisbane QLD, Australia
    Free Learn to Kayak Lesson

    Free Learn to Kayak Lesson

    Ongoing Event

    Start your paddling experience safely and comfortably with a Free Three Hour Paddling Session from Sydney Harbour Kayaks' Professional Paddling Staff. The Intro to Kayaking lesson is our simplest introductory course, where we will focus on establishing the basic concepts that will allow you to be self-sufficient and efficient in your paddling....

    81 Parriwi Rd, Mosman NSW 2088, Australia
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Badminton Social Group - ACM POINT COOK

Social games at ACM POINT COOK 
Monday 7pm-9pm 
Saturday 9:30am-11:30am

$17/player

Feather shuttles and court booking included
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$17.00
Age: 18 - 65+
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Community Street Soccer Program- Wellington Square

Provider: The Big Issue- Women’s Street Soccer Program
You'll find us at Wellington Square on Tuesdays, 3:30-5:00pm. For ages 16+

Our free weekly sessions give participants an opportunity to get active, make new friends and seek support in a fun and safe environment. During the two-hour sessions, players take part in training and a friendly match. There is no need to have any experience playing soccer, our program caters to all fitness levels and abilities. Support staff also work closely with participants, linking them with services that address their individual issues and needs.
Perth WA
FREE
Age: 18 - 25
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The Willows Walkers

Provider: Heart Foundation Walking Groups
Heart Foundation Walking group located in Thuringowa Central (QLD).
Walking Speed: Slow pace
Frequency: Weekly
Dog Friendly: No
Pram Friendly: Yes

When you have found a Heart Foundation Walking group that suits you best, click through to the website to learn more and complete the registration form. You can contact the Walk Organiser of your chosen group with any questions regarding the group.

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Thuringowa Central QLD
FREE
Age: 18 - 65+
Tue, Thu
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Sydney Social Walks

Provider: Heart Foundation Walking Groups
Heart Foundation Walking group located in Marsfield (NSW).
Walking Speed: Medium pace
Frequency: Monthly
Dog Friendly: Yes
Pram Friendly: Yes

When you have found a Heart Foundation Walking group that suits you best, click through to the website to learn more and complete the registration form. You can contact the Walk Organiser of your chosen group with any questions regarding the group.

Please Note:
The image provided is a generic image and not an actual representation of the group. Some information such as age group and gender of group may not be accurate. We recommend contacting the organiser if you...
Marsfield NSW
FREE
Age: 18 - 65+
Fri
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Shop 16 Women’s Social Walk - Step and Connect

Provider: Heart Foundation Walking Groups
Heart Foundation Walking group located in Mooroolbark (VIC).
Walking Speed: Slow pace
Frequency: Weekly
Dog Friendly: No
Pram Friendly: Yes

When you have found a Heart Foundation Walking group that suits you best, click through to the website to learn more and complete the registration form. You can contact the Walk Organiser of your chosen group with any questions regarding the group.

Please Note:
The image provided is a generic image and not an actual representation of the group. Some information such as age group and gender of group may not be accurate. We recommend contacting the organiser if you...
Mooroolbark VIC
FREE
Age: 18 - 65+
Tue

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Free in Australia

There are a variety of free events that are organized by government agencies, councils, non-profit organizations, and other associations to encourage physical activity. These events can include things like community walks, runs, bike rides, fitness classes, and sports leagues.

There are many benefits to participating in free events that encourage physical activity. Some of the most significant benefits include:

  • Improving overall health: Regular physical activity can help lower the risk of chronic diseases such as heart disease, stroke, and diabetes, as well as improve mental health and overall well-being.

  • Increasing cardiovascular fitness: Engaging in regular physical activity can improve cardiovascular health, including increasing endurance and strengthening the heart and lungs.

  • Losing weight and maintaining a healthy weight: Physical activity burns calories, which can help with weight loss and weight management.

  • Improving muscle strength and flexibility: Regular exercise can help build and maintain muscle mass, as well as improve flexibility and balance.

  • Boosting mood and reducing stress: Exercise can help reduce symptoms of anxiety and depression by releasing endorphins, the body's natural mood-boosters.

  • Improving sleep: Exercise can improve the quality of sleep and help people fall asleep faster.

  • Building social connections: Participating in free events like the examples I gave you earlier, can be a great way to meet new people and make new friends who share your interest in physical activity.

  • Encouraging children to be active: Many free events are also targeted at children, to help them develop healthy habits early on and encourage them to be active throughout their lives.

Overall, participating in free events that encourage physical activity can be a fun and enjoyable way to improve overall health and well-being.

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