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FREE swim, gym and exercise classes near you
Every week I head off to a class of aqua exercise. Whatever my stress levels or terrible mood I hit that thermally heated pool and when I leave I feel cleansed, refreshed and invigorated.
I often think I should do the class twice a week. But cost and time can get in the way. But in April I can do this at no additional cost because in Active April there are some incredible health and well-being freebies for the month and all Victorians can enjoy these.
This is an initiative from the Premier to get people moving and I think it's a godsend.
You can extend what you already do but you can also try lots of options that you are perhaps unsure whether you want to commit to, but wouldn't mind giving them a go to see what they are like.
The program encourages you to get some exercise every day in April but it offers you heaps of freebies in order to do this, especially free passes to many of your local community or council run recreational facilities in your area.
Here is just a sample if you join up. (Remember it is free to join!) You must get the Active April card to get these freebies but it is as easy as going online.
The first 20 families to register for Premier's Active April 2016 and bring proof of their registration to the Mildura Waves and Aquatic Leisure Centre will receive:
a free monthly family pass to the pool valid for April 2016
a free Mildura Waves Family Pool Pass valid for the month of April
The first 400 people to present proof of 2016 Premier's Active April registration at the Mildura Visitor Information Centre will receive a Healthy Together Mildura digital skipping rope. 1 skipping rope per person registered so make sure you sign up the whole family!
Receive buy one/Get one free admission to Inflatable World Mildura, valid for the month of April upon presentation of your Active April card.
Mitchell Shire Council
Seven-day pass for the month of April to the following leisure centres:
• Seymour Sports And Aquatic Leisure Centre
• Kilmore Leisure Centre
• Wallan Leisure Centre
PARC – Frankston City Council
PARC will provide all registered Premier's Active April participants with a pass for 10 free visits, offering:
5 Free swims – including access to our Aquatic wellbeing area
2 Free Group Fitness classes
3 Free gym sessions
Wellington Shire Council
Bring your Active April card and register with Aqua Energy during April to get:
For casual users, reduced cost of $10 per session for Group Fitness and Gym during the month of April
No membership sign up fees if you register with Aqua Energy during the month of April
HOW TO ENROL
You must enrol in Active April to get the card. You can enrol here.
The system is a little more user friendly than last year. If you enrolled last year you just press the Re-Register button . They email you the pass that gets you into all these free things.
why do they make it so complicated? I just want to register for myself, and my children, but could not add them...I found this is not user-friendly. Many people are nore familiar with this complicated way of doing things. Not many of us are English native and comfortable with webs.