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Equipment upgrades and new programs for Cairns Esplanade outdoor gyms

Equipment upgrades and new programs for Cairns Esplanade outdoor gyms
June 25, 2014

Cairns Regional Council has completed recent upgrades to execise equipment on the Cairns Esplanade.

The three upgraded and free-to-use fitness stations along the popular Esplanade strip will now also host new weekly exercise circuit run by instructors.

The one-hour fitness playground class will run every Saturday at 8am, where participants will jog, skip, hop and squat their way through the session.

The council hosts 15 free fitness classes each week, including Zumba, Pilates, beach volleyball and aqua aerobics.

Mayor Bob Manning told The Cairns Post said the fitness sessions let people know about the new and improved equipment, stating "by incorporating these exercise stations into the free Active Living program, we can introduce a new group of people to the equipment and teach them how to use it properly.

"But there is no need to wait for the class, anyone can use this fitness equipment at any time to boost their own health."

Click here for more information on the Cairns Esplanade or go to www.cairnsesplanade.com.au/whats-on/active-living for fitness class times.


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