Womensport & Recreation Tasmania and the Get Active Program run twenty programs across Tasmania every year in many rural and remote locations


Most programs run for between 8 and 12 weeks. If there isn't a program currently running in your area there may be one starting soon


If there is a need for our program in your area we would love to hear from you


The Strong Mind | Strong Body program is a 6-week Aboriginal women’s health program that combines Karate self-defence classes and workshops. It is owned by Womensport and Recreation Tasmania Inc. and is run in partnership with Aboriginal Sport & Recreation, the Australian Karate Federation of Tasmania, and local Aboriginal community groups.


Found a program that you'd like to join? Please register your interest here

For all program enquiries please contact


Leez Robertson

Program Manager


Mobile 0427 933 312
(business hours)


Email gap@wsrt.org.au


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What's On

Far North

  Ο  Flinders Island


Women on the Move with Bars and Therabands

New group to run 2021

Contact Kathleen for more information on 0428 212 751 or kathleen.ives-heap@bigpond.com

  Ο  King Island

Adult Day Centre


Contact Belinda (Tue, Thur, Fri) for more information on 6462 9959 or belinda.smith1@ths.tas.gov.au


  Ο  Launceston

headspace Launceston

GAP-Workout Wednesdays

Starts March 2021

Youth program 

Contact Alison for more information 6335 3100 or afilgate@csys.com.au

  Ο  Norwood/Newstead

St Catherine's Hall, Penquite Rd, Norwood

Get Active Program-Everybody can Hop, Skip and Jump

Adults with children 0-5years

2 x 5-week blocks: 2-Jun to 30-Jun & 21-Jul to 18-Aug 2021

Wednesdays 12:30 to 2:30 

Contact Verity on 0409 817 770 or verityquill@gmail.com

  Ο  Ravenswood            Ο flier

Ravenswood Child & Family Centre

Get Active Program - Mums2Be Yoga and Stretching

29-April to 1-July 2021

Contact Verity on 6777 2703 or verity.quill@education.tas.gov.au

  Ο  Scottsdale                Ο flier

Dorset Community House          

Get Active Program - everyBODY Yoga

18-March to 10-June 2021

to book, or make inquiries phone

Zoe on 6352 2765 or email activities@dorsethouse.org.au

Ο  Youth Health North

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2021 school group programs

 Ο closed groups


  Ο  Claremont                  

Claremont Get Active Group

Freedom Health & Wellness at Claremont Girl Guide Hall

Term III, 2021

To make an inquiry please contact

Stacey on  0417 464 476

  Ο  Clarence                    Ο flier    

4-Jun to 6-Aug 2021 at the Clarence Integrated Care Centre, Rosny Park

Fridays 10:30 to 12:30
For more information or to book your spot call Corina McCarthy on
0419 326 327 or email corina.mccarthy@ths.tas.gov.au

  Ο  Cygnet

The 'Cook's Tour' Get Active Program

Cygnet Community Hub – Parents & Friends of the LGBTIQ Community


Phone 6131 4803 or email pflagtasmania@gmail.com

  Ο  Geeveston                  Ο flier  

wayraparattee Child & Family Centre

Get Active Program Water Awareness

Port Huon Sports Centre

5-Mar to 21-May 

Please contact Nikki for more information 6297 0052

  Ο  Glenorchy                   Ο flier  

Men and women most welcome!

Wednesdays at the Glenorchy Health Centre, Corner of Main Road and Barry Street

4-Aug to 22-Sep 2021 

12noon to 2pm (8-weeks) 

For more information or to book your spot call Corina McCarthy on 0419 326 327 or email corina.mccarthy@ths.tas.gov.au

  Ο  Hobart Women's Shelter

GAP-There's nothing bad about badminton

Starts February 2021

closed group

  Ο  New Norfolk               Ο flier

Freedom Health & Wellness

8-week Get Active Program

Starts Monday 10-May

Cost $60 for 8-weeks

For more information, or to register contact Stacey on 0417 464 476

  Ο  Port Huon Sports       Ο flier
       & Aquatic Centre

Mums Getting Active 

Term 2 (Mondays)

call 6264 0310 or phsc@huonvalley.tas.gov.au

Ο  Risdonvale

Mary Hutchinson Women's Prison

Programs running

October 2020 to

December 2022

closed group

  Ο  Sorell                         

Men and women most welcome!

2-hrs a week for 8-weeks (there will be a break for Easter and the school holidays)

26-Feb to 7-May 2021 

For more information or to book your spot call the Sorell Community Health Centre on 6166 1400 or email corina.mccarthy@ths.tas.gov.au

  Ο  West Moonah 

West Moonah Community House

and the Migrant Resource Centre 

closed group


  Ο  St Helens                   


Break O' Day Child & Family Centre

for adults with children under 5

Contact Sally on 6376 7172 or email sally.a.johnson@education.tas.gov.au


  Ο  Queenstown

New Program starting soon

For more information contact
Fiona Hales | Community Inclusion Worker 
West Coast Community Services Hub

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