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Melbourne's Most Child Friendly Fitness Classes

by Lorraine A (follow)
Child friendly gyms and fitness classes around Melbourne as noted by you!

The Melbourne Mums Group Useful Lists are a quick reference to some of the most helpful, fun and important places in Melbourne. Our lists are continually updated and cover the best places for kids and parents across Melbourne.

Below are some of the best child friendly gyms and fitness classes in Melbourne, with contributions and suggestions by Melbourne Mums group members. Obviously the list doesn't include all the great gyms and trainers in Melbourne, but this is a great place to start. Remember to always do your own research and make sure the services meet your personal needs.

Note that suggestions are listed in no particular order

Hoppers Physio - Hoppers Crossing
Address: 171 Heaths Rd, Hoppers Crossing
Phone:(03) 9749 5110

"Mums and bubs pilates class, specifically targeting areas of concerns post-birth. About $25 a class but large rebate available from private health insurance." - MMG member

House Of Payne Fitness - Seaford
Website: www.facebook.com/House-Of-Payne-Fitness
Address: Factory 2/9 Cumberland Drive, Seaford
Phone:0404 678 448

All sessions are $15 or $45 unlimited weekly sessions. Kids are free and there is a great playroom for them.

"As corny as it sounds Wendy changed my life" - MMG member

"I love the social aspect, nearly everyone here is a mum." - MMG member

Ideal Physiotherapy - Brunswick West
Website: idealphysiotherapy.com
Address: 20/180 Union St, Brunswick West VIC 3055
Phone: (03) 9387 8171

"We run clinical Pilates for new mums - babies welcome!" - MMG member

Live Life Get Active - Various locations
Website: livelifegetactive.com/about

Free exercise sessions held in parks and gardens at 16 different locations across Melbourne. Toddlers and children are welcome but it is the responsibility of parents to supervise them.

"They have a few camps across Australia, they are child friendly and FREE!" - MMG member

Fit Women Bayside - Elwood
Website: www.facebook.com/fwbfitwomenbayside
Address: 85 Ormond Rd, Elwood VIC 3184
Phone: 0402 850 286

"Kristel Gray runs a great program that helped me jump back into shape after birth." - MMG member

"I run a Mums & Baby group fitness classes in Elwood and I'm also working on some other new exciting projects." - Kristel Gray

Domain Health - South Melbourne
Address:175 Wells St, South Melbourne VIC 3205
Phone: (03) 9696 1597

"Mums and bubs Pilates classes with a physiotherapist!" - MMG member

Mick's Gym - Melton
Address: 65 Reserve Rd, Melton VIC 3337
Phone: (03) 9743 8888

Shape Up Mums
Website: www.shapeupmums.com.au

Group exercise and nutrition classes in Canterbury, Northcote, Glen Iris and Hawthorn.
$120 - unlimited monthly sessions
$220 - 10 session pass
$26 casual sessions

"Child and mummy friendly." - MMG member

BeActive Physio - Prahran
Address:1/10 Cecil Pl, Prahran VIC 3181
Phone: 1300 550 622

Fitness Reformer Pilates Classes, Prenatal, Postnatal and Over 50’s. $216 for 6 classes or $39 for casual sessions . There is on-site child minding which costs $12 per casual session, or $66 for 6 classes.

"Women's health physio practice. Pre and post-natal pilates and exercise classes (can exercise with your bub). Also has a child minding service." - MMG member

B2S Fitness - Coburg & Brunswick
Website: www.b2sf.com.au
Phone: 0418 381 981

"They run awesome group sessions in primary schools." - MMG member

"B2S fitness run the classes at the school & little ones can join in. Great encouraging trainers too!" - MMG member

Mums n Bubs Fit Club - Bundoora & Eltham
Website: www.facebook.com/mumsnbubsfcbundoora
Address: 39 Clements Avenue Bundoora, Victoria
Phone:0401 061 618

"Lots of fantastic sessions." - MMG member

Reach Your Potential - Preston, Clifton Hill, North Carlton & Fitzroy North
Website: reachurpotential.com.au

They have 7 day free trial valued at $109.

"Absolutely brilliant and very child friendly." - MMG member

Slice of life Fitness - Montmorency

They have an introductory offer of $49.95 for 4 weeks of unlimited sessions!

"10 sessions per week all child friendly. Outdoor training (indoors if wet)." - MMG member

Theresa Prior Personal Training - Westmeadows
Website: www.facebook.com/theresaprior.personaltraining
Address: Westmeadows Community Centre Westmeadows, Victoria

$12.50 per every casual session.

"Theresa Prior runs an amazing kid friendly bootcamp group in Westmeadows! So good to be able to have your kids there with you and not have to stress about who can watch your kids so you can work out. Another plus is its good for all fitness levels. Perfect for me...the beginner!" - MMG member

"Theresa Prior runs an awesome personal training group in Westmeadows. Kid friendly and an amazing workout!" - MMG member

Burn boxing & Fitness - Craigieburn
Address: 312 Hume Hwy, Craigieburn VIC 3064
Phone: (03) 8339 7979

Sweat With Soul Fitness - Port Melbourne & Albert Park
Phone: 0451 660 355

Fit Mums is a combination of cardio & weight training, it's a fun, family friendly class done in a park environment whilst the kids play. It costs $20 per session or $85 for 8 sessions.

Don't Think Do Personal Training - Beaumaris
Address: Ricketts Point, Beaumaris 3193
Phone: 0449 775 240

There is a free trial class for all new clients. It's $15 for casual sessions or $140 for a 10 session pass.

"Chantal Cain at Don't Think Do is not only a fabulous PT, she's a laugh and keeps it real. My kids love gym time, playing at the craft table and joining in with the class. A must for Bayside mums!' - MMG member

Soul Barre - Patterson Lakes
Website: www.facebook.com/soulbarrestudio
Address: 12A, 21 Thompson Rd Patterson Lakes
Phone: 0408 399 108

Yoga, Pilates and Barre classes

Jaxfit - Coburg North
Phone: 0408 551 681

JAXFIT is a home based business that aims to meet the needs of clients both physically & nutritionally.

"Fantastic! Love our Mums and Bubs sessions." - MMG member

Scoops Fitness & Health - Braeside
Address: 11/310-312 Governor Rd Braeside, Vic
Phone: 0410 523 378

GRR Personal Training (Get Real Results) - Craigieburn
Website: www.getrealresultspt.com
Address:4 Pines Way, Craigieburn
Phone:0411 791 847

Group sessions are $10/30 minute session, or $20/45 minute session.

"I bring my kids along - all 3 - on school holidays! Ages 6, 3 and 5 months. Georgia is fantastic with them." - MMG member

The Sweat Playground -Lilydale
Address:113 Beresford Rd Lilydale, Vic
Phone: 0431 302 686

Free babysitting on Mondays and Thursdays at the 9:30am sessions.

BodyChange Bootcamp - Mornington
Address: 46 Watt Rd, Mornington
Phone: 03 5975 2471

7 day unlimited session free trial

"They have a playpen set up for 9.30am classes every day. You are obviously responsible for your own child, but they can sit in there drawing, playing or using an iPad while you workout. The classes are challenging and cater for all exercise abilities. They offer meal plans and challenges to help you achieve your goals." - MMG member

Terrific Fitness - South Morang, Mill Park & Epping
Website: www.terrificfitness.com.au
Address: 2/5 Danaher Dr, South Morang VIC
Phone: (03) 9404 1494

"Is the best group fitness training I've been to. Free kids room with TV, toys and heater/AC that you can use during any class. A dedicated 'Mums with Prams' class Tuesday mornings, wheel your bub with you around the circuit class. The coaches are super friendly and cater to all ages and ability levels. Terrific Fitness also has Kids Fitness Classes Wednesday's and Saturday's. Ages 2-12 years. My 2.5 year old LOVES her class and looks forward to it every Saturday morning." - MMG member

"Terrific Fitness is an awesome child friendly gym!" - MMG member

"Terrific Fitness a family business, we are definitely a child friendly studio. We have a free kids' room available to all members, Terrific Fit Kids for the kids to train, and baby friendly classes where you can keep bubs with you whilst you train." - Terri Batsakis from Terrific Fitness

Basil Bodies Personal Training - Coburg
Address:10 Williams Rd, Coburg North VIC
Phone: 0402 197 515

"Cannot recommend them enough. They run two programs - Fire and Ice which do different things. Ice is more cardio and fire is more muscle building. But children are welcome to come and be at the studio." - MMG member

The HIIT Factory - Werribee
Address:13-41 Riverside Avenue, Werribee
Phone: N/A

"My kids are always made to feel welcome and join in or play with their toys around me." - MMG member

Tactical Fitness - Mentone
Website: www.facebook.com/tacticalfitness267
Address: 5/5 Shearson Cres, Mentone VIC 3194
Phone: 0439 529 766

"Mums and bubs classes, free childminding, awesome kids room!" - MMG member

HIIT You Fit - Altona & Williamstown
Address:Williamstown Church of Christ Hall
Cnr Douglas Parade & John St, Williamstown
Phone:0419 379 416

"Karen Mancini rotates classes from Altona and Williamstown - in 30 minutes you will have smashed out an awesome workout and you can bring kids along!" - MMG member

Result Based Training - Blackburn
Website: www.resultbasedtraining.com.au/location/blackburn
Address:3/198 Whitehorse Rd, Blackburn VIC
Phone:0421 831 245

"Kids welcome to come for mums and bubs sessions run three times a week." - MMG member

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