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Health & Wellbeing, What to do

5 Free outdoor Workouts in the Woollahra Council area

If your New Year’s resolution is to get fit, why not make the most of our beautiful local environment and take your workout outdoors. You don’t need a gym membership, most activities are free and they’re right at your doorstep. Here are five suggestions to get you motivated. 1. Try an outdoor gym Try a workout with a view at one of our outdoor gyms. You’ll find exercise equipment at Christison Park, Rushcutters Bay Park and Yarranabbe Park. The exercise equipment is different in each park, ranging from simple static equipment ideal for chin-ups, sit-ups and step-ups, to new interactive…

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Health & Wellbeing, Parks & Playgrounds

New outdoor gyms open at Snape and Barwon Park

Two new outdoor gyms are now open for everyone to enjoy! The new gyms are located at Snape Park in Maroubra and at Barwon Park in Matraville. “These new facilities are part of Council’s continued commitment to providing more access to free, outdoor recreation opportunities for the community,” Mayor Dylan Parker said. “It’s great that the new outdoor fitness stations cater to a range of fitness levels and abilities – these are spaces for the whole community!” Creating more spaces for the community to participate in sport and recreation, particularly older people, is a key focus of Council’s Open Space…

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