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Active Ageing Exercise Program

We offer a variety of exercise programs designed for older adults who are either wanting to start exercise for the first time, returning to exercise or wanting to maintain or increase their activity level.

Exercise classes

These programs operate across several community venues weekly.
The programs encourage social connections, improve fitness and balance, and promote health and wellbeing, all in a fun and engaging environment.

Fit active exercise 60mins

These classes include a light cardio warmer up to music, light jogging or walking, and floor-based exercises designed to improve strength with the help light resistance, flexibility, balance and improve relaxation all to music.

You need to bring a drink bottle, towel and an exercise mat or rug for floor exercises.

·         Mondays 11am–12pm at Packer Park Pavilion 2 Arthur Street, Bentleigh

·         Wednesdays 11am–12pm at Carnegie Library and Community Centre
Boyd Room first floor, 7 Shepparson Avenue, Carnegie

Senior power — strength training 60mins

These classes include a light cardio warmer up and are designed to improve strength through light weight resistance training, improve balance, and help prevent bone fractures from osteoporosis.

·         Mondays and Thursdays 9am –10am at Bentleigh Senior Citizens Centre — 2 Arthur Street, Bentleigh

Questions about classes

All participants are required to complete an application form which can be downloaded here 

For more information about our programs or to register your interest, you can complete the online enquiry below and we will contact you, or call Glen Eira Leisure on 9575 7100, and one of our team will help you.

Glen Eira Leisure also run additional older adults’ class at Caulfield Recreation Centre and Glen Eira Sports and Aquatic Centre (GESAC). This is our Activate program and includes Tai Chi, Pilates, Zumba, Aqua and more. Find out more about the Activate Program here

For more information visit Glen Eira Leisure, Caulfield Recreation Centre or call us on 9575 7100

GEL Active Ageing Exercise Program Enquiry

Note: you can select more than one.